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​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is shortlisted in three categories at prestigious ‘Wave Awards 2019'

​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is shortlisted in three categories at prestigious ‘Wave Awards 2019'

Press Releases   •   Dec 13, 2018 15:30 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has this week been shortlisted in three categories at the prestigious ‘Wave Awards 2019’, to be held in London in March 2019, well as in the running for two guest-voted accolades. 

Discover the cultural delights of the Black Sea – with FREE onboard spend – on Fred. Olsen's latest 2020 cruise

Discover the cultural delights of the Black Sea – with FREE onboard spend – on Fred. Olsen's latest 2020 cruise

Press Releases   •   Dec 10, 2018 17:27 GMT

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' new 28-night ‘Black Sea Discovery with the Med’ sailing, aboard 880-guest 'Boudicca', is the latest of its eagerly-awaited 2020 itineraries to be released – ahead of the unveiling of its full 2020/21 ocean cruise programme in March 2019.

Fred. Olsen staff’s 'Christmas Craft Fayre and Cake Bake' brings festive cheer to three local charities

Fred. Olsen staff’s 'Christmas Craft Fayre and Cake Bake' brings festive cheer to three local charities

Press Releases   •   Dec 10, 2018 16:18 GMT

A Fred. Olsen staff charity ‘Christmas Craft Fayre and Cake Bake’ in Ipswich on 10th December 2018 raised nearly £200 for three local causes: Ipswich Winter Night Shelter, Alzheimer's Research UK and Apostleship of the Sea.

Fred. Olsen is crowned Cruise Critic’s ‘Best for Itineraries’ – for a record fourth year running – and ‘Best for Shore Excursions’

Fred. Olsen is crowned Cruise Critic’s ‘Best for Itineraries’ – for a record fourth year running – and ‘Best for Shore Excursions’

Press Releases   •   Dec 05, 2018 09:25 GMT

Experts at world-leading independent cruise review website, Cruise Critic, have voted Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ‘Best for Itineraries’ in its prestigious ‘UK Editors’ Picks Awards 2018’, for a record fourth consecutive year!

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Media statement: Tour incident in Oman *UPDATE*

Media statement: Tour incident in Oman *UPDATE*

News   •   Sep 30, 2018 13:33 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that two female guests from its cruise ship 'Boudicca' were fatally injured in a collision with a car at 11.00 hours on Thursday 27th September 2018 in Salalah, Oman. One further male guest was seriously injured and taken to a local hospital, where he is now in a stable condition. All three guests are of British nationality.

Media statement: Tour incident in Oman

Media statement: Tour incident in Oman

News   •   Sep 27, 2018 12:19 BST

​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines can confirm that two guests from its cruise ship Boudicca have been fatally injured in a collision with a vehicle at 11.00 hours today local time (Thursday 27th September 2018) whilst on a tour in Salalah, Oman. One further guest has been seriously injured and has been taken to a local hospital.

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Our top 5 European cruises from the UK

Our top 5 European cruises from the UK

Blog posts   •   Sep 29, 2014 17:14 BST

Embark on a Fred. Olsen cruise from the UK for a chance to experience Europe like never before! Departing from ten UK ports, our European cruises venture as far as the beautiful Baltic borders in the north, to the sunny climes of the Mediterranean in the south. In case you’re stuck for holiday ideas, we’ve put together a shortlist of our top 5 European cruises for you to consider.

Why classic smaller ships are great

Why classic smaller ships are great

Blog posts   •   Sep 05, 2014 09:18 BST

If you're planning a cruise holiday and are looking for a more personal experience, you should consider classic smaller ships. Built in a traditional style, smaller vessels have a classic feel that will make you feel more comfortable and at home while adventuring across the world. You will quickly get to know other passengers as well as the crew, meaning that you will enjoy a sociable atmosphere.

Why you should book your cruise early

Why you should book your cruise early

Blog posts   •   Aug 21, 2014 16:57 BST

Booking a cruise is an exciting time as you plan your journey to discover the world and create memories that will last a lifetime. It’s also the perfect opportunity to visit new destinations whilst only having to unpack once, travelling in comfort and convenience. It’s easy to see why cruising is more popular than ever, and if you’re unsure about whether to book early or last minute, read our ...

Set sail for a warmer winter with Fred.

Set sail for a warmer winter with Fred.

Blog posts   •   Aug 12, 2014 16:34 BST

So, it’s all nice and warm now, but what about the winter? None of us like the grey skies and rain so why not keep the summer spirit alive and go on a cruise in sunnier climes during the latter months of the year. A winter warmer cruise means you can set sail to some tropical cruise destinations and beat the winter blues, swapping woolly hats for shades and hot cocoa for cocktails.

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Couple sitting out on Room Balcony

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Friends enjoying drinks in the Neptune Lounge

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River Canal in Venice, Itlay

River Canal in Venice, Itlay

River Canal in Venice, Itlay

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Pool area on board Braemar, on a sunny day, Deck 8, Marquee Deck

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines and the Royal National Lifeboat Institution's joint partnership promotional video

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines and the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) have unveiled a new joint promotional video, highlighting the...

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Suffolk Football Association visit Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' HQ

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Ruth Burton meets Nathan French and Gary Pinyoun from the Suffolk FA to find out more about why the two organis...

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines and the Suffolk Football Association host a successful game of Walking Football at sea – for the first time ever!

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines hosted the first-ever game of ‘Walking Football at Sea’ yesterday [31st October 2016], when 804-guest ship Black...

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Experience life on board

Experience life on board

Take a look at this sample of life on board our four beautiful ships.

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