Press releases • Jul 12, 2017 19:21 BST
Guests on board Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Boudicca were lucky enough to get a rare glimpse of the America’s Cup, when the world-famous trophy was brought on board the 880-guest ship during a special themed cruise to Bermuda. Fred. Olsen’s 'Boudicca' was the only cruise ship in Hamilton, Bermuda to receive this privilege during the America’s Cup, which took place on 24th and 25th June 2017.
Press releases • Jul 11, 2017 10:30 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests free door-to-door transfers on a tempting selection of cruises in 2018, to be booked between 12th July and 15th August 2017 inclusive, in its new ‘The World at your doorstep’ promotion.
Press releases • Jul 03, 2017 14:12 BST
Hot on the heels of the successful launch of its 2018 cruise programme by river boat in May this year, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has today announced its five most popular sailings from a selection of 33 holidays, departing from April to October 2018.
Press releases • Jun 27, 2017 13:07 BST
Guests have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to celebrate the New Year in style on a Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ‘Around the World’ sailing in 2018/19. Fred. Olsen ‘Around the World 2018/19 with Sydney at New Year’ brochure, launched this week, showcases Black Watch’s most impressive cruise – a 107-night global exploration departing from Southampton in November 2018.
Press releases • Jun 21, 2017 16:01 BST
Fred. Olsen guests can ‘enjoy the very best of Scotland for less’ this year, as part of the cruise line’s great-value ‘Summer Sale’ campaign, offering guests the chance to discover the outstanding natural beauty and fascinating history of this unforgettable country.
Press releases • Jun 14, 2017 13:36 BST
Fred. Olsen has launched a new sales campaign, ‘Free On Shore Spending Money & Added Benefits’, for new bookings made until 30th June 2017, on all 2018/19 cruises of seven nights and more, which depart from 3rd April 2018 onwards.
Fred. Olsen is voted ‘Best Ocean Cruise Line’ in the ‘2017 Silver Travel Awards’ – for the second year running!
Press releases • Jun 09, 2017 13:44 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is proud to be voted ‘Best Ocean Cruise Line’ – for the second year in a row – in the prestigious ‘2017 Silver Travel Awards’, held at world-famous Madame Tussauds, London on the evening of 8th June 2017.
Seven years’ success! Fred. Olsen is crowned ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2017 Group Travel Awards’
Press releases • Jun 08, 2017 11:14 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 ‘2017 Group Travel Awards’. This is the seventh consecutive year that Fred. Olsen has won this coveted award, an unprecedented ‘first’ for Group Travel Organiser!
Press releases • Jun 06, 2017 19:12 BST
Fred. Olsen’s 880-guest 'Boudicca' is set to return to Liverpool’s iconic Pier Head Cruise Terminal on 9th June 2017, with an action-packed 26-night ‘Bermuda & the America’s Cup’ cruise, where guests can enjoy all the excitement of the 35th America’s Cup in Hamilton, Bermuda. 'Boudicca' will be setting sail on a total of 10 unique adventures from Liverpool in 2017/18, from June to September.
Press releases • Jun 01, 2017 12:52 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be commencing its 2017/18 cruise season from Dover on 4th June 2017, with a sold-out seven-night ‘Phenomenal Fjords of Norway’ itinerary, aboard its elegant 804-guest 'Black Watch'. In total, the ship will be offering six unique, great-value holidays up to August 2017.
Press releases • May 25, 2017 12:46 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has just released a brand new brochure, ‘Making Memories Around the World’, following the launch of its most extensive fly-cruise programme ever for 2017-19.
Press releases • May 22, 2017 16:48 BST
Fred. Olsen’s flagship 'Balmoral' will be commencing her second cruise season from the Port of Tyne, Newcastle, with a sell-out five-night ‘Norwegian Fjords’ sailing on 25th May 2017. The 1,350-guest ship will be setting sail on a total of 13 voyages from Newcastle in 2017 – an increase on the 11 offered in 2016 – to destinations including Norway, Iceland, Spain, Germany and the Baltic.
Press releases • May 17, 2017 09:00 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has today [Wednesday 17th May 2017] announced the launch of its new dedicated cruise programme by river boat, unveiled in its new ‘European River Cruising by Fred. Olsen' brochure. Fred. Olsen is now offering European river cruise holidays, between 5th April and 3rd November 2018, on board 156-guest river boat, 'Brabant', to go on general sale from 26th May 2017.
Press releases • May 15, 2017 17:21 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests a trio of Caribbean cruises in Autumn and Winter 2017, aboard its popular 'Braemar' and 'Balmoral' ships. Guests can choose from a 32-night ‘Caribbean Discovery’ sailing in October, or a 16-night ‘Voyage to the Caribbean’ fly-cruise and 14-night ‘Caribbean Christmas & New Year’ fly-cruise in December.
Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen staff take the plunge and select three new local charities to support during 2017/18
Press releases • May 11, 2017 13:52 BST
Generous staff at Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen have chosen the three local charities that they will support over the next 12 months: Ipswich Hospital Baby Bereavement Group, Cystic Fibrosis Trust and Suffolk MIND.
Press releases • May 09, 2017 12:07 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to 'sail and save’ with its new 'Summer Sale' campaign, which starts from 10th May 2017, on a selection of 35 holidays, departing from June to December 2017.
Explore the very best that Spain has to offer with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Authentic Escapes’ in 2017
Press releases • May 03, 2017 17:54 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new ‘Authentic Escapes’ brochure features the top Summer holiday destination for British travellers, Spain. Fred. Olsen guests can explore the very best that this beautiful country has to offer on one of four captivating Spanish adventures in 2017.
Press releases • Apr 27, 2017 15:16 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is encouraging guests to book their cruise holidays at the earliest opportunity, in order to take advantage of its two special Launch Offers: book by 3rd May 2017 inclusive to make the most of Fred. Olsen’s great-value ‘Three cruises for the price of two’ offer, or its attractive ‘Your tips covered’ deal.
Press releases • Apr 24, 2017 17:07 BST
Fred. Olsen has launched a new brochure, entitled ‘Spellbinding Norway’, dedicated to its range of ‘Norwegian Fjords’ holidays in 2017 and 2018. It showcases nine unique itineraries in 2017, and nine in 2018, from a ‘Five-Night Fjords’ cruise aboard Balmoral, ex Newcastle on 23rd August 2017, to Braemar’s eight-night ‘Scenic Fjords & Waterfalls of Norway’ sailing, ex Southampton on 16th May 2018.
Press releases • Apr 20, 2017 13:20 BST
Raise a glass on St. George’s Day by taking advantage of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ celebratory weekend offer! To mark England’s patron saint day, on 23rd April, guests booking one of two specific Fred. Olsen UK sailings, from Friday 21st April to Monday 24th April 2017 inclusive, will be treated to a free upgrade to its 'all-inclusive' drinks package, on selected drinks.