Posts Tagged ‘Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines encourage trade partners to book onto one of its free ship visits and onboard training days

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is encouraging trade partners to book onto one of its free ship visits and onboard training days in April, May and June 2017, to find out more about the unique Fred. Olsen product first-hand and help give a real understanding of the ‘Fred. Olsen Difference’.

Enjoy scenic sailing from Scotland with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Boudicca. In this image sailing around the Isle of Mull, Scotland (Courtesy Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines)Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is reinforcing its reputation as the ‘cruise line of choice’ from Scotland, a country that has historically been very close to the Olsen family, with a total of 12 departures in 2017: four from Glasgow (Greenock) and eight from Edinburgh (Rosyth). (more…)

Get ‘Into the heart of your destination’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ in 2017

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to get closer to some of Europe’s prettiest destinations in 2017, sailing from Southampton, with its new ‘Into the heart of your destination’ brochure. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines expands Sales team with a reshuffle, new hires and more on the way…

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has again expanded its Trade Sales team with new hires, a reshuffle and promises of more new appointments to come. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines names Justin Stanton as new Sales and Marketing Director

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the appointment of Justin Stanton as its new Sales and Marketing Director, reporting into Mike Rodwell, Managing Director. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines extends offer and gives added help to agents with customers affected by All Leisure Group’s cancelled cruises

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has extended its 25% discount offer to All Leisure Group-affected customers from 31st January 2017 to 17th February 2017 inclusive, and has produced a summary of alternative cruises to assist trade partners with affected customers who may not have rebooked an alternative holiday as yet.

Special offers for solo travellers in 2017/18 with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

To make cruising with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines even more attractive to solo travellers, it has introduced some great ‘twin-for-sole occupancy’ discounts. These special deals mean that a solo guest, occupying a twin room, will pay no single-supplement on bookings made from 1st February 2017 until 1st March 2017.

Don’t let it be a ‘Blue January’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ great-value ‘Turn of Year’ sales campaign

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is showcasing its exciting ‘Turn of Year’ sales campaign with a range of multi-media promotions, including a series of 30-second and 10-second advertisements being shown on 13 digital TV channels.

Discover ‘Rare Gems of the World’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017/18

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new brochure, entitled ‘Rare Gems of the World’, which highlights six exotic fly-cruises that guests can experience in 2017 and 2018.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is reporting impressive sales volumes

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is enjoying another bumper start to the New Year, reporting impressive sales volumes and generating more than £1 million of cruise revenue in a single day, on Monday 9th January 2017, for the second January in a row! (more…)

Fred. Olsen offers 25% cruise discount for guests affected by All Leisure Group’s cancelled cruises

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Following the cancellation by All Leisure Group (‘ALG’) of its Voyages of Discovery and Swan Hellenic cruise programmes and cessation of trading, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering those ALG guests affected a 25% discount off the cruise fare on any 2017 / 2018 / 2019 Fred. Olsen cruise currently on sale. (more…)

Five Fred. Olsen New Year cruise resolutions

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Hermitage Museum at the Winter Palace in St PetersburgA Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ holiday gives guests the chance to visit far-flung places and ‘off-the-beaten-track’ destinations. Here, Fred. Olsen highlights five exciting and unusual destinations to spark guests’ imaginations in 2017/18.

Take a Fred. Olsen cruise to ABTA’s ‘Destinations to watch’ in 2017

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Following the publication of ABTA’s ‘Travel Trends Report 2017’, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to offer its guests holidays to many of the featured Top 12 ‘Destinations to watch’ for next year.

Get into the carnival atmosphere with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Mardi Gras adventure in 2017

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Balmoral - Fred. Olsen Cruise LinesFor the very first time, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to experience the world-famous Mardi Gras on an epic ex-UK adventure of the Caribbean and North and Central America. (more…)

Live the ‘Californian Dream’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2019

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise lines has launched a brand new cruise offering holidaymakers the chance to explore the magic, beauty, glitz and glamour of California. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Top 10 Special Event Cruises’ in 2017/18

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has released its ‘Top Ten Special Event Cruises’ for 2017/18, all of which showcase its commitment to offering cruise guests ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ experiences! (more…)

Fred. Olsen to offer free Travel Insurance on a Selection of Short UK ‘Taster Cruises’

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Guests wishing to book a Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ one-night UK ‘Taster Cruise’ in 2017 can now do so without having to take out a Cruise Travel Insurance policy, making it even easier to experience a Fred. Olsen cruise for the first time.

More Details Revealed on Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Black Watch Refurbishment

Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Black Watch will emerge from a 26-day dry dock refit at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg next week with a host of sparkling new features. (cruisecritic.com)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines launches its New Year ‘Cruise Sale’ campaign

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines launches its New Year Cruise Sale campaignFred. Olsen Cruise Lines is today [1st December 2016] launching its new multi-strand ‘Cruise Sale’, as part of its New Year promotional campaign. (more…)

Take an ‘Exotic Fly-Cruise’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in Winter and Spring 2016/17

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Rio de Janeiro - Copacabana BeachFred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering holidaymakers the chance to escape the cold British Winter and post-festive season blues on a host of ‘Exotic Fly-Cruises’, departing between January and March 2017. (more…)

Get into the festive spirit with a Fred. Olsen Christmas cruise from London Tilbury in December 2016

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' 'Black Watch' at HarwichFred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ is offering holidaymakers in and around the Essex area a choice of two festive sailings from London Cruise Terminal, London Tilbury in December 2016, on board 804-guest ship Black Watch.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines creates new Product and Customer Services Division

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines continues to ‘put the customer first’ with the creation of a new Product and Customer Services DivisionIn order to continue to improve the experiences that it gives to its guests, both onboard and ashore, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has announced a major internal restructure and the creation of a new Product and Customer Services Division, to be headed up by Clare Ward, promoted to the role of Director of Product and Customer Services. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines improves communications with its travel trade partners

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has reviewed and refreshed its communications channels with the travel trade, improving the format of its weekly e-shots, known as the ‘Focus Update’ – sent weekly to agents, on Wednesday afternoons – and enhancing its dedicated trade website, the Travel Agent Centre (‘TAC’). (more…)

‘Exploring the Fjords of the Arctic’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' 'Black Watch' at HarwichFred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to discover and explore the fjords of the Arctic – as seen on the current popular BBC Two programme ‘Arctic Live’ – on an epic 27-night journey to Norway, Spitsbergen, Iceland, Greenland, and even the secluded Faroe Islands. (more…)

Fred. Olsen’s Black Watch to undergo multi-million Pound refurbishment in November

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' 'Black Watch' at HarwichFred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 804-guest Black Watch will be entering dry dock at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany in November 2016, in preparation for the forthcoming 2017/18 cruise season. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines to Offer a free ‘all-inclusive’ drinks upgrade

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests a free upgrade to its ‘all-inclusive’ drinks package on a selection of its exotic fly-cruises in 2017/18, on bookings made in October 2016.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is crowned ‘Best for Itineraries’ by Cruise Critic

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Braemar in VeniceExperts at the world’s leading independent cruise review website Cruise Critic have voted Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ‘Best for Itineraries’ in its prestigious ‘UK Editors’ Picks Awards 2016’, for the second year running! (more…)

‘Distinctive Destinations & Authentic Discoveries’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2017′

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new brochure, entitled ‘Distinctive Destinations & Authentic Discoveries’, which highlights 17 specially-designed cruise holidays in 2017 that focus on a particular region, and allow guests to explore it in depth.

Discover the majestic scenery of Norway on a winter sailing with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Stavanger, NorwayFred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the choice of two ‘Norway Winter’ cruises, on either Balmoral, departing on 20th January 2017 from Southampton, or Braemar, sailing from Dover on 18th March 2017.

Fred. Olsen to celebrate 170th anniversary with ‘Captains in Cádiz’ event, reuniting the fleet once again

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

On 10th September 2018, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ fleet of four ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – will be reuniting once again in one of Europe’s most historic cities, Cádiz in Spain, for a spectacular event to mark the 170th anniversary of Fred. Olsen’s beginnings in the shipping industry. (more…)

Win up to £5,000 worth of prizes in ‘The Big Fred. Olsen Giveaway’ for CLIA ‘Cruise Month’

Monday, September 19th, 2016

In support of CLIA ‘Cruise Month’, which is running during October 2016, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is giving travel agents the chance to win up to £5,000 worth of prizes in ‘The Big Fred. Olsen Giveaway’ – the biggest prize draw that the company has ever run! (more…)

Make yours a hassle-free Christmas this year on a Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Seasonal Sailing’

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Guests can choose to celebrate Christmas and New Year in style on Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch, in the Canaries, Caribbean, or on Fred. Olsen’s first-ever ‘Around the UK’ Christmas cruise – fittingly named ‘Tinsel & Hogmanay’.