Press releases • Nov 24, 2015 15:57 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruises Lines prepares to wave a fond farewell to Lol Nichols, the company's General Sales Manager, after 21 years of loyal service. Lol is leaving in January 2016 to pursue a sunshine retirement in Mallorca, indulge in his love of travel, and enjoy some hard-earned leisure time with his family and friends.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Boudicca to undergo refurbishment at Bremerhaven’s Lloyd Werft in November 2015
Press releases • Nov 17, 2015 16:38 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Boudicca will be entering dry dock at the Lloyd Werft shipyard in Bremerhaven, Germany in November 2015, in preparation for the forthcoming 2016/17 cruise season. The 880-guest ship will undergo engineering works, general refurbishment including interior & exterior painting and have 28 Lido Deck 7 cabins fitted with terrace balconies.
Press releases • Nov 11, 2015 16:27 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests five newly released exotic fly-cruises in early 2016 aboard Black Watch, with prices from just £59 per person, per night (cruise only). These exciting adventures include a 19-night ‘Australia & the Landscapes of Indonesia’ cruise; a 27-night ‘Beautiful Burma and Bustling Bombay’ discovery and a 30-night ‘South Pacific Sail-Away’ holiday.
Watch F1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton defend his title at the 2016 Monaco Grand Prix with Fred. Olsen
Press releases • Nov 09, 2015 16:15 GMT
On Fred. Olsen’s ‘Sun, Sea & Monaco Grand Prix’ cruise, which departs on 21st May 2016 from Dover aboard Black Watch, guests can experience the undisputed jewel in Formula 1’s crown and the race that every driver wants to win – the Monaco Grand Prix – on an unforgettable tour from Nice.
Three great reasons to book a Fred. Olsen Canaries getaway this Winter – free flights, tips and tipples!
Press releases • Nov 04, 2015 16:49 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is giving guests three added-value benefits on two Canary Islands escapes this Winter – free flights, free drinks upgrade and all gratuities covered!
Fred. Olsen enhances its industry-leading 'Enjoyment Promise' to showcase its commitment to attracting new guests
Press releases • Nov 02, 2015 16:21 GMT
After nearly two years of its industry-leading ‘Enjoyment Promise’ being in place, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has just made the offer even better! Fred. Olsen guests sailing on their first-ever cruise can now book their next holiday whilst on board the ship, for just a £1 per person deposit!
Press releases • Oct 30, 2015 11:57 GMT
This week, Britain’s most iconic and much-loved secret agent returns to the big screen, with the release of Spectre – the latest film in the James Bond franchise. To celebrate this ‘007’ news, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has put together its Top 10 James Bond ‘set-jetting’ cruises for 2016/17.
Press releases • Oct 28, 2015 14:06 GMT
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ latest new brochure – ‘See Europe’s Alluring Cities, Lochs & Rivers’ – highlights 12 getaways in 2016 that offer unique scenic cruising experiences, along with exciting city break stopovers.
Press releases • Oct 22, 2015 15:21 BST
To make cruising with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines even more attractive to solo guests, the cruise line has introduced some great-value ‘twin-for-sole occupancy’ discounts. These special deals mean that a solo guest, occupying a twin cabin, will pay either no single-supplement or receive up to 50% off the supplement cost, depending on the selected cruise.
Press releases • Oct 15, 2015 09:17 BST
Fred Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to escape the cold, dark winter nights of the UK and set sail on a 'Canaries Fly-Cruise', with prices starting from just £699 per person. Fred. Olsen’s 929-guest ship Braemar will be offering a programme of five sunshine cruises, departing from Santa Cruz in Tenerife, starting with a 13-night ‘Canaries & Madeira Winter Warmth’ adventure on ...
Press releases • Oct 13, 2015 11:18 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is ‘bringing the world closer’ to the people of Essex, with four exciting itineraries from Tilbury in winter 2015. Boudicca, carrying just 880 guests, will begin the cruise season from Tilbury with a 14-night ‘Landscapes of Madeira & the Canaries’ cruise on 30th November 2015, followed by a two-night ‘Mini-Cruise to Rotterdam’, a four-night festive trip to ‘Bruges & ...
Press releases • Oct 06, 2015 11:24 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has been named as an ‘Official Partner’ of the English Indoor Bowling Association (‘EIBA’). The EIBA is the Governing Body for the sport of flat green indoor bowls in England, with 300 affiliated Clubs nationwide. 100,000+ players are affiliated to the EIBA via their Clubs, and 63 County Associations are also affiliated.
Press releases • Oct 05, 2015 16:39 BST
Experts at the world’s leading cruise reviews website Cruise Critic have voted Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ‘Best for Itineraries’ in the prestigious ‘UK Editors’ Picks Awards 2015’. The winners are selected by Cruise Critic’s team of knowledgeable cruise experts, based on the lines and ships that they feel ‘are at the top of their game’, and best represent excellence in each of the 25 categories.
Press releases • Sep 22, 2015 17:01 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ latest brochure – 'All Inclusive Holidays' – features 26 specially-selected getaways to Europe, the Norwegian fjords, Canaries and Caribbean, aimed at the 'yet to cruise' market. The brochure contains simple, all-inclusive pricing, based on one cabin type.
Uncover captivating landscapes, cultures and carnivals on a Fred. Olsen ‘Latin America’ cruise in 2016/17
Press releases • Sep 18, 2015 13:54 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new ‘Latin America’ brochure, showcasing seven of the very best cruise holiday experiences in this exciting region in 2016 and 2017. Highlights include: partying at the Rio Carnival on Balmoral’s 46-night L1602 ‘Rio Carnival & River Plate’ voyage, departing from Southampton on 19th January 2016; sailing along the mighty Amazon on Braemar’s 14-night M1603...
Press releases • Sep 10, 2015 15:29 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the launch of its onboard coffee and luxury chocolate shops as ‘The Bookmark Café’. Fred. Olsen first introduced this relaxing, sociable area across its fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – during the ships’ dry-docks in 2013 and 2014.
Get ready to be inspired! Find out more about Fred. at the ‘Birmingham CRUISE Show 2015’ – Stand D30, NEC, Saturday 12th / Sunday 13th September 2015
Press releases • Sep 03, 2015 17:48 BST
Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will have a team of experts on hand at stand D30 at this Autumn’s ‘Birmingham CRUISE Show 2015’, to be held at the NEC on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th September 2015, ready to inspire and inform visitors about the right kind of Fred. Olsen cruise for them.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines launches new great-value ‘All 2015 Inside Twin Cabins only £50 per person, per night’ campaign
Press releases • Sep 02, 2015 10:21 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched an exciting new promotional campaign – ‘All 2015 Inside Twin Cabins only £50 per person, per night’ – showcasing great-value deals on all Inside Twin cabins on selected cruises in 2015, which go on general sale from 15th September 2015*. These attractive offers will be available on departures between 30th September 2015 and 18th December 2015.
Press releases • Aug 27, 2015 12:16 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new dedicated ‘Around the World Voyage 2017’ brochure showcases an exceptional itinerary and the chance to explore the planet in a magical 107 nights! Departing from Southampton on 3rd January 2017, aboard smaller, more intimate Black Watch, this circumnavigation of the globe promises a shopping list of unforgettable memories and experiences!
Press releases • Aug 20, 2015 13:47 BST
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering cruise guests four completely unique ‘experiential’ cruises this autumn. Committed to offering holidaymakers so much more than ‘just a sun-tan’, guests can choose from; a five-night comedy extravaganza on Braemar’s ‘Sea is for Comedy’ cruise; an 11-night around the UK ‘Myths and Legends’ sailing aboard Boudicca; an opportunity to ‘tell the Captain where to go.