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‘Bringing the world closer’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2018/19

‘Bringing the world closer’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2018/19

Press Releases   •   Mar 22, 2017 12:08 GMT

In 2018/19, Fred. Olsen will be making the most of its fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships by featuring even more river, fjords and scenic cruising. Fred. Olsen’s new brochure ‘Scenic Waterways & River Cruising 2018’ showcases a selection of 18 cruises to exhilarating destinations, along stunning waterways and picturesque rivers, which many larger cruise ships cannot get close to.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ flagship Balmoral to set sail from Edinburgh in 2018/19

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ flagship Balmoral to set sail from Edinburgh in 2018/19

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2017 15:16 GMT

In 2018/19, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 1,350-guest flagship, Balmoral, will be sailing from Edinburgh (Rosyth) for the first time ever, operating a total of nine cruises.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils new first-ever dedicated ‘Worldwide Fly-Cruises’ brochure for 2017-19

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils new first-ever dedicated ‘Worldwide Fly-Cruises’ brochure for 2017-19

Press Releases   •   Mar 14, 2017 15:56 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched its first-ever dedicated fly-cruise brochure for 2017-19, highlighting a host of new exotic holidays to experience some of the world’s most stunning scenery.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates record-breaking 2018/19 itineraries launch success!

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates record-breaking 2018/19 itineraries launch success!

Press Releases   •   Mar 09, 2017 17:50 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines saw its most successful sales day ever on Tuesday 7th March 2017, with booking volumes showing an increase of 15% increase on last year, following the launch of its exciting new 2018/19 cruise programme to its top tier of 'Oceans' loyalty club members, Fred. Olsen's new 2018/19 cruise programme has gone on general sale today [Thursday 9th March 2017].

‘The best destinations and experiences, whatever the duration’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2018/19

‘The best destinations and experiences, whatever the duration’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2018/19

Press Releases   •   Mar 02, 2017 00:34 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is excited to announce that, in 2018/19, its fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – will be visiting no fewer than 228 destinations in 73 countries around the globe, covering 91 areas of scenic cruising. Fred. Olsen’s new 2018/19 itineraries will go on general sale from 9th March 2017.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines receives Feefo’s ‘Gold Trusted Service Award’, for the fourth year running

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines receives Feefo’s ‘Gold Trusted Service Award’, for the fourth year running

Press Releases   •   Feb 22, 2017 18:07 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has been awarded the coveted ‘Gold Trusted Service Award’ by independent review site Feefo, for the fourth year running. To date, Fred. Olsen has received over 19,000 customer reviews, with 95% of these being in the ‘Good’ or ‘Excellent’ categories‎.

​​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines confirms new leadership team appointment

​​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines confirms new leadership team appointment

Press Releases   •   Feb 20, 2017 09:44 GMT

​ Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to confirm a further appointment in its new strengthened leadership team, with Julian Brackenbury being promoted to Hotel Operations . Julian’s new role completes Fred. Olsen’s recent reshuffle of its leadership team, with a round of new appointments to better reflect all aspects of the ‘customer journey’.

Enjoy scenic sailing from Scotland with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017

Enjoy scenic sailing from Scotland with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017

Press Releases   •   Feb 15, 2017 19:41 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is reinforcing its reputation as the ‘cruise line of choice’ from Scotland, a country that has historically been very close to the Olsen family, with a total of 12 departures in 2017 - four from Glasgow (Greenock) and eight from Edinburgh (Rosyth) - from the comfort of Fred. Olsen’s smaller, more intimate ships, 'Boudicca' and 'Black Watch'.

Learn all about the ‘Fred. Olsen Difference’ on a free ship visit and onboard training day in 2017

Learn all about the ‘Fred. Olsen Difference’ on a free ship visit and onboard training day in 2017

Press Releases   •   Feb 15, 2017 14:43 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is encouraging trade partners to book onto one of its free ship visits and onboard training days in April, May and June 2017, to find out more about the unique Fred. Olsen product first-hand and help give a real understanding of the ‘Fred. Olsen Difference’.

Get ‘Into the heart of your destination’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ in 2017

Get ‘Into the heart of your destination’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ in 2017

Press Releases   •   Feb 09, 2017 17:11 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to get closer to some of Europe’s prettiest destinations in 2017, sailing from Southampton, with its new ‘Into the heart of your destination’ brochure.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines expands Sales team with a reshuffle, new hires and more on the way…

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines expands Sales team with a reshuffle, new hires and more on the way…

Press Releases   •   Feb 06, 2017 17:58 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed Kate Wooldridge as its new Sales Services & Communications Manager. deputising for Neil Herbert, Head of Sales, and managing the Trade Support and Sales Systems teams. Carla Ball has also been promoted to another new role, Sales Manager – Specialist Sales, and Zoe Allum has also been appointed as Trade Support Executive within the Trade Support team.

Ipswich’s Fred. Olsen raises £160 for three local charities with its ‘Dress Down Day with a Twist’

Ipswich’s Fred. Olsen raises £160 for three local charities with its ‘Dress Down Day with a Twist’

Press Releases   •   Feb 03, 2017 17:24 GMT

On 1st February 2017, staff at Ipswich’s Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines and Fred. Olsen Ltd. raised an impressive £160 for its three designated staff charities for 2016/17 - St Elizabeth Hospice, Inspire Suffolk and EACH – on its first-ever ‘Dress Down Day with a Twist’.

​​Discover more about Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines at the ‘London CRUISE Show 2017’– Stand B35, Olympia on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th February 2017

​​Discover more about Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines at the ‘London CRUISE Show 2017’– Stand B35, Olympia on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th February 2017

Press Releases   •   Feb 03, 2017 17:06 GMT

Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will have a team of experts on hand on stand B35 at the ‘London CRUISE Show 2017’, to be held at Olympia, London on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th February 2017, ready to inspire and inform visitors about the right kind of Fred. Olsen cruise for them.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines names Justin Stanton as new Sales and Marketing Director

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines names Justin Stanton as new Sales and Marketing Director

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2017 13:48 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the appointment of Justin Stanton as its new Sales and Marketing Director, reporting into Mike Rodwell, Managing Director.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines extends offer and gives added help to agents with customers affected by All Leisure Group’s cancelled cruises

Press Releases   •   Jan 26, 2017 19:02 GMT

Fred. Olsen has extended its 25% discount offer to All Leisure Group-affected customers to 17th February 2017 inclusive, and has produced two handy guides – one covering Swan Hellenic (‘SH’) and one for Voyages of Discovery (‘VOD’) – showing alternative cruise itineraries, by destination and departure date, highlighting comparable options for agents to discuss with their customers.

Special offers for solo travellers in 2017/18 with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Special offers for solo travellers in 2017/18 with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Press Releases   •   Jan 24, 2017 17:35 GMT

To make cruising with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines even more attractive to solo travellers, it has introduced some great ‘twin-for-sole occupancy’ discounts. These special deals mean that a solo guest, occupying a twin room, will pay no single-supplement on bookings made from 1st February 2017 until 1st March 2017.

Don’t let it be a ‘Blue January’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ great-value ‘Turn of Year’ sales campaign

Don’t let it be a ‘Blue January’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ great-value ‘Turn of Year’ sales campaign

Press Releases   •   Jan 18, 2017 12:13 GMT

Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is showcasing its exciting ‘Turn of Year’ sales campaign with a range of multi-media promotions, including a series of 30-second and 10-second advertisements being shown on 13 digital TV channels, national press promotions, regional advertising and door-drops in and around the regional ports from which it sails.

Discover ‘Rare Gems of the World’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017/18

Discover ‘Rare Gems of the World’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017/18

Press Releases   •   Jan 16, 2017 15:24 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new brochure, entitled ‘Rare Gems of the World’, which highlights six exotic fly-cruises that guests can experience in 2017 and 2018.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates another bumper start to the New Year

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates another bumper start to the New Year

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2017 16:50 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is enjoying another bumper start to the New Year, reporting impressive sales volumes and generating more than £1 million of cruise revenue in a single day, on Monday 9th January 2017, for the second January in a row!

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines offers 25% cruise discount for guests affected by All Leisure Group’s cancelled cruises

Press Releases   •   Jan 06, 2017 14:23 GMT

Following the cancellation by All Leisure Group (‘ALG’) of its Voyages of Discovery and Swan Hellenic cruise programmes and cessation of trading, Fred. Olsen is offering those ALG guests affected a 25% discount off the cruise fare on any 2017 / 2018 / 2019 Fred. Olsen cruise currently on sale, on bookings made up to 31st January 2017 inclusive, subject to proof of their original ALG booking.