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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates the Queen’s 90th birthday with two great-value ‘Best of British’ deals this Summer

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates the Queen’s 90th birthday with two great-value ‘Best of British’ deals this Summer

Press Releases   •   Jun 09, 2016 09:47 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is helping guests to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s official 90th birthday this coming weekend with two great-value ‘Best of British’ deals, to be booked from 10th to 13th June 2016 inclusive. As a special commemorative offer, Fred. Olsen will also be giving guests £90 per room free onboard spending credit on bookings made on both of these cruises.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2016 Group Travel Awards’, for a record sixth consecutive year!

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2016 Group Travel Awards’, for a record sixth consecutive year!

Press Releases   •   Jun 08, 2016 16:44 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has once again been crowned ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ by readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine, in its prestigious ‘2016 Group Travel Awards’. This is the sixth consecutive year that Fred. Olsen has won this coveted award, which is a record for Group Travel Organiser!

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines announces further new Sales team appointments

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines announces further new Sales team appointments

Press Releases   •   May 24, 2016 17:10 BST

Following a restructure of its major Account Management team at the end of 2015, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has now expanded its internal support team, to enable it to deliver more comprehensive and focussed support to its travel trade partners.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines reveals new ‘South Africa Fly-Cruise’ adventure in January 2018

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines reveals new ‘South Africa Fly-Cruise’ adventure in January 2018

Press Releases   •   May 19, 2016 09:00 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has revealed more exciting ‘breaking news’, with the launch of its inaugural ‘South Africa Fly-Cruise’ on board 'Boudicca' in early 2018, which existing guests can book from 19th May 2016, and which will go on general sale from 24th May 2016. This 14-night itinerary will depart from London / Manchester airports on 10th January 2018, flying into Cape Town.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates the winners of the first-ever ​​​‘Walking Football Cup’ final at ‘Wembley’!

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates the winners of the first-ever ​​​‘Walking Football Cup’ final at ‘Wembley’!

Press Releases   •   May 16, 2016 11:11 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines was proud to sponsor Suffolk's first-ever 'Walking Football Cup' tournament, which took place at Goals in Ipswich on Saturday 14th May 2016, organised by Suffolk FA. Beccles-based New Saints A were named the champions, after a hotly-contest final against another Beccles side, New Saints B, played on the aptly-named ‘Wembley’ pitch.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Official Statement - Balmoral's 34-night 'Old England to New England' cruise

News   •   May 16, 2016 10:56 BST

There are no guests currently in isolation in their cabins on board Balmoral's 34-night L1608 'Old England to New England' cruise, which departed from Southampton, UK on 16th April 2016. There are a total of 1,434 guests and crew on board, the majority of whom are British.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Official Statement - Balmoral's 34-night 'Old England to New England' cruise

News   •   May 13, 2016 11:46 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that there are no guests currently in isolation in their cabins on board Balmoral's 34-night L1608 'Old England to New England' cruise, which departed from Southampton, UK on 16th April 2016. There have been no new gastric illness cases reported on the ship since 9th May 2016. There are a total of 1,434 guests and crew on board.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Official Statement - Balmoral's 34-night 'Old England to New England' cruise

News   •   May 11, 2016 17:56 BST

There is currently just one guest who has been required to remain in their cabin on board 'Balmoral', out of a total of 1,434 guests and crew on board – the rest have recovered from their symptoms and been released. Today [11th May 2016], the ship has received a score of 98% out of 100% during a planned inspection by the Public Health Agency of Canada in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils two new Indian Ocean fly-cruises due to unprecedented customer demand

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils two new Indian Ocean fly-cruises due to unprecedented customer demand

Press Releases   •   May 11, 2016 16:08 BST

Demand for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ first-ever ‘Islands of the Indian Ocean’ fly-cruise, which was launched on 3rd May 2016, was unprecedented in the company’s history, and meant that the cruise was almost fully-booked in under ten hours! Fred. Olsen has now launched two new itineraries on board 880-guest Boudicca in Autumn / Winter 2017, to explore the popular Indian Ocean region.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Official Statement - Balmoral's 34-night 'Old England to New England' cruise

News   •   May 10, 2016 15:54 BST

A gastroenteritis type illness has affected a number of guests on board Balmoral's 34-night L1608 'Old England to New England' cruise, which departed from Southampton, UK on 16th April 2016. There are currently just seven guests who have been required to remain in their cabins, out of a total of 1,434 guests and crew on board – the rest have recovered from their symptoms and been released.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Official Statement - Balmoral's 34-night 'Old England to New England' cruise

News   •   May 09, 2016 10:42 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that a gastro-enteritis type illness has affected a number of guests on board Balmoral's 34-night L1608 'Old England to New England' cruise, which departed from Southampton, UK on 16th April 2016. There are currently 15 guests who have been required to remain in their cabins, out of a total of 1,434 guests and crew on board.

Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is a proud sponsor of the new BooksEast Festival

Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is a proud sponsor of the new BooksEast Festival

Press Releases   •   May 06, 2016 15:47 BST

Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to be supporting the inaugural BooksEast Festival, which is taking place in the town from 9th to 15th May 2016. Fred. Olsen is particularly proud to be sponsoring one of the keynote events of the Festival, ‘Life at the Limits: An Evening with Sir Ranulph Fiennes’, at the Ipswich Corn Exchange on Friday 13th May 2016.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines commences its fourth cruise season from Liverpool

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines commences its fourth cruise season from Liverpool

Press Releases   •   May 05, 2016 13:37 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ fourth season from Liverpool Cruise Terminal will begin today [5th May 2016], with a nine-night sailing to the Norwegian fjords, on board 880-guest Boudicca. The ship will be setting sail on a total of 16 voyages in 2016 – an increase on the 15 sailings offered in 2015 – to a host of exciting and exotic destinations, including Canada, the Adriatic and the Canary Islands.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils its first-ever ‘Islands of the Indian Ocean’ fly-cruise

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils its first-ever ‘Islands of the Indian Ocean’ fly-cruise

Press Releases   •   May 03, 2016 12:28 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched its first-ever ‘Islands of the Indian Ocean’ fly-cruise, on board 880-guest Boudicca. Departing from London or Manchester on 29th November 2017, guests can enjoy an idyllic 15-night paradise holiday, spending two days in Mauritius, three days in the Seychelles, two days in Madagascar, a day on Reunion Island and a day on Mayotte.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Official Statement - Balmoral's 34-night L1608 'Old England to New England' cruise

News   •   Apr 29, 2016 16:35 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that a gastro-enteritis type illness has affected a number of guests on board Balmoral's 34-night L1608 'Old England to New England' cruise, which departed from Southampton on 16th April 2016. Balmoral has NOT been quarantined in Norfolk, Virginia, and will be continuing to Baltimore, to arrive on 30th April 2016, as originally planned.

Take an ‘adult-only’ holiday with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Take an ‘adult-only’ holiday with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Press Releases   •   Apr 27, 2016 17:23 BST

For its 2016/17 cruise season, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has introduced its first collection of dedicated ‘adult-only’ holidays, offering a choice of 20 voyages to adult travellers, who must be 18 or over.

New Gin-Menu unveiled aboard Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ fleet

New Gin-Menu unveiled aboard Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ fleet

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2016 17:16 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the launch of its dedicated Gin Menu, which will be available at the Marquee Bars across its fleet of intimately sized ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch.

Join in with the Royal celebrations this Summer with Fred. Olsen’s sailing of ‘Britain’s Historic Sites and Scenic Delights’

Join in with the Royal celebrations this Summer with Fred. Olsen’s sailing of ‘Britain’s Historic Sites and Scenic Delights’

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2016 11:00 BST

Discover ‘Britain’s Historic Sites and Scenic Delights’ in 2016 with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines!

Great savings on offer in Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new ‘Summer Cruises’ brochure

Great savings on offer in Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new ‘Summer Cruises’ brochure

News   •   Apr 12, 2016 12:33 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new ‘Summer Cruises’ brochure, which highlights a host of special offers on cruises sailing from May to September 2016.

Discover ‘Scenes from the Silver Screen’ on a Fred. Olsen ‘UK set-jetting’ cruise

Discover ‘Scenes from the Silver Screen’ on a Fred. Olsen ‘UK set-jetting’ cruise

Press Releases   •   Apr 06, 2016 09:22 BST

For the very first time, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to visit film locations featured in top blockbusters and hit TV shows, including James Bond’s Skyfall, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Braveheart, Game of Thrones, Broadchurch and Poldark, on a ‘UK set-jetting’ cruise, entitled ‘UK Scenes from the Silver Screen’