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‘Small ships for a big world’ – Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils new-look ‘Worldwide Cruise Holidays 2021-2022’ brochure, showcasing 224 destinations in 73 countries

‘Small ships for a big world’ – Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils new-look ‘Worldwide Cruise Holidays 2021-2022’ brochure, showcasing 224 destinations in 73 countries

Press releases   •   Mar 04, 2020 22:39 GMT

​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is excited to announce that, in 2021/22, its fleet of smaller, more intimately-sized ocean ships – 'Balmoral', 'Braemar', 'Boudicca' and 'Black Watch' – will be visiting no fewer than 224 destinations in 73 countries, on 93 different itineraries, with durations between three and 153 nights, including 88 different areas of scenic cruising.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new ‘Booking Reassurance Guarantee’ offers peace of mind over Coronavirus with ability to cancel and reschedule 2020 cruises

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new ‘Booking Reassurance Guarantee’ offers peace of mind over Coronavirus with ability to cancel and reschedule 2020 cruises

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2020 23:01 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new ‘Booking Reassurance Guarantee’ for guests who are concerned about their travel plans as a result of Coronavirus, allowing them to cancel their cruise with no penalty and change to another sailing in the same year, for all new bookings made by 5th May inclusive.

'Braemar' Caribbean update 03.03.20

News   •   Mar 03, 2020 10:35 GMT

Guests who were aboard its ship 'Braemar', as part of the ‘Eastern Caribbean’ fly-cruise, arrived back in the UK yesterday, Monday 2nd March 2020. Guests from La Romana, Dominican Republic are now safely on board 'Braemar', and are due to arrive in Port Royal, Jamaica tomorrow, Wednesday 4th March 2020.

'Braemar' Caribbean Update - 02.03.20

News   •   Mar 02, 2020 09:37 GMT

​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that guests who were aboard its ship 'Braemar', as part of the ‘Eastern Caribbean’ fly-cruise, are in the air to the UK today, Monday 2nd March 2020, on two chartered flights from St Maarten. Guests from La Romana, Dominican Republic are now safely on board Braemar, and the ship has set sail for Port Royal, Jamaica.

'Braemar' Caribbean - Latest Update 01.03.20

News   •   Mar 01, 2020 17:06 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that guests who were aboard Braemar as part of the ‘Eastern Caribbean’ fly-cruise will return to the UK on two chartered flights from St Maarten tonight.

'Braemar' Caribbean - Latest Update 29.02.20 2

News   •   Feb 29, 2020 21:29 GMT

​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that 'Braemar' has been permitted to make an unscheduled turnaround call in Philipsburg, St Maarten tomorrow, Sunday 1st March 2020, to disembark existing guests and embark guests arriving by aircraft from La Romana, Dominican Republic.

'Braemar' Caribbean - Latest Update

News   •   Feb 29, 2020 12:46 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that chartered aircraft have been secured to be able to return guests currently on board Braemar back home to the UK.

'Braemar' Caribbean - Latest Update

News   •   Feb 28, 2020 10:48 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that its ship Braemar has left the Port of La Romana, Dominican Republic, after local authorities refused for debarkation operations to begin yesterday (Wednesday, 27th February 2020).

'Braemar' Caribbean - Latest Update

News   •   Feb 27, 2020 20:37 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that its ship 'Braemar' has not been able to secure clearance in La Romana, Dominican Republic today, 27th February 2020. The ship is on a 14-day ‘Eastern Caribbean’ fly-cruise.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines confirms inaugural nine-cruise whale-watching programme with marine conservation charity ORCA for 2020

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines confirms inaugural nine-cruise whale-watching programme with marine conservation charity ORCA for 2020

Press releases   •   Feb 17, 2020 12:03 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has confirmed a nine-cruise whale-watching programme as part of its first official year in partnership with marine conservation charity ORCA in 2020.

Save up to £300 per person on selected 2020 ocean and river sailings with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Save up to £300 per person on selected 2020 ocean and river sailings with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2020 16:57 GMT

Holidaymakers looking to banish the February blues by booking their next holiday can enjoy savings of up to £300 per person on more than 170 ocean and river sailings with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2020, when booked by 2nd March 2020 inclusive.

Fred. Olsen staff walk, run, swim and cycle distance to Norway head office to raise funds for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices’ EACH Mile Counts campaign

Fred. Olsen staff walk, run, swim and cycle distance to Norway head office to raise funds for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices’ EACH Mile Counts campaign

Press releases   •   Feb 03, 2020 11:58 GMT

Suffolk-based Fred. Olsen staff have travelled the distance from their Ipswich offices to their international headquarters in Oslo, Norway – a total of 894 miles – in support of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices and its EACH Mile Counts campaign, raising over £450 in the process.

Enjoy FREE Dining Drinks and tips, FREE tours or No Single Supplement offers on selected Brabant sailings as part of Fred. Olsen’s annual Cruise Sale

Enjoy FREE Dining Drinks and tips, FREE tours or No Single Supplement offers on selected Brabant sailings as part of Fred. Olsen’s annual Cruise Sale

Press releases   •   Jan 21, 2020 17:01 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering holidaymakers a number of incentives when booking a river cruise aboard Brabant in 2020, including a FREE Dining Drinks upgrade with tips, a FREE tours package or a ‘no single supplement’ offer on selected sailings, when booked by 4th February inclusive.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines sees strong start to 2020 with trade boost as part of annual Cruise Sale campaign

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines sees strong start to 2020 with trade boost as part of annual Cruise Sale campaign

Press releases   •   Jan 15, 2020 14:25 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has seen a strong start to 2020, with trade sales as part of its annual Cruise Sale campaign up by more than 30% than the first two weeks of 2019.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines appoints Pop Up Entertainment as new production company on board Braemar

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines appoints Pop Up Entertainment as new production company on board Braemar

Press releases   •   Jan 13, 2020 13:48 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the appointment of Pop Up Entertainment as the new production show company aboard its ocean ship, Braemar, with effect from 1st June 2020.

Fred. Olsen guests, staff and crew raise £5,000 to support relief efforts in Australia and Kangaroo Island following devastating bushfires

Fred. Olsen guests, staff and crew raise £5,000 to support relief efforts in Australia and Kangaroo Island following devastating bushfires

Press releases   •   Jan 10, 2020 15:23 GMT

Guests, staff and crew aboard Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ classic ship Boudicca and at its Head Office, Fred. Olsen House in Ipswich, have raised £5,000 to help fund relief efforts in Kangaroo Island following on from devastating bush fires across much of the country.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 'Elmer's Travel Trunk' sets sail on South American adventure, following donation of £15,000 to St Elizabeth Hospice

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 'Elmer's Travel Trunk' sets sail on South American adventure, following donation of £15,000 to St Elizabeth Hospice

Press releases   •   Jan 07, 2020 10:06 GMT

Crew, staff and guests aboard Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ flagship Balmoral have been joined by a very special guest for its inaugural 2020 sailing, as 'Elmer's Travel Trunk' sets sail on his first adventure with the Suffolk-based firm, to raise awareness of St Elizabeth Hospice.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines launches new premium Gin-making Masterclasses

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines launches new premium Gin-making Masterclasses

Press releases   •   Jan 03, 2020 16:06 GMT

New for 2020, as part of its immersive onboard enrichment programme, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is giving guests the chance to create their own bespoke gin during their cruise holidays, with guidance from expert gin-makers, Nigel and Debbie Wright.

​Last-minute Winter getaways with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

​Last-minute Winter getaways with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Press releases   •   Dec 27, 2019 13:30 GMT

​If you are tempted by the thought of a last-minute Winter getaway, there is still limited availability on a number of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' sailings over the next couple of months. From a five-night European city break – with fares from as little as £629 per person – to island-hopping Caribbean adventures, there is bound to be an itinerary to capture the imagination.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines partners with marine conservation charity ORCA on an exceptional voyage to the Azores and Iceland in Spring 2022

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines partners with marine conservation charity ORCA on an exceptional voyage to the Azores and Iceland in Spring 2022

Press releases   •   Dec 18, 2019 08:46 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests an exceptional 17-night ‘Natural Wonders of Azores & Iceland’ voyage on board 'Black Watch' from Liverpool in April 2022 – working with leading whale and dolphin charity, ORCA – with chances to marvel at amazing wildlife linking the contrasting islands of the sub-tropical Azores and sub-Arctic Iceland,