Posts Tagged ‘Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’

‘Enjoy the very best of Scotland for less’ this Summer with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines!

Monday, June 26th, 2017

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.

‘Free On Shore Spending Money’ and more on a 2018/19 Fred. Olsen cruise

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

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. (more…)

Fred. Olsen was voted ‘Best Ocean Cruise Line’ in the ‘2017 Silver Travel Awards’ and ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2017 Group Travel Awards’

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

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. (more…)

Fred. Olsen is crowned ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ in the ‘2017 Group Travel Awards’

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

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’. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Boudicca’ to commence 2017/18 cruise season from Liverpool

Thursday, June 8th, 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’ 880-guest ship 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, which has been specially crafted for guests to be able to enjoy all the excitement and spectacle of the 35th America’s Cup in Hamilton, Bermuda.

Fred. Olsen’s ‘Black Watch’ to commence 2017/18 cruise season from Dover

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Black WatchFred. 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.

‘Making Memories Around the World’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Monday, May 29th, 2017

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 in 2017-19. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Balmoral commences second cruise season from Newcastle

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Balmoral - Fred. Olsen Cruise LinesFred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 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.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Announces First River Cruise Programme, Debuting Spring 2018

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

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.

Choose from a trio of Caribbean cruises with Fred. Olsen in Autumn and Winter 2017

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Balmoral - Fred. Olsen Cruise LinesFred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests a trio of Caribbean cruises in Autumn and Winter 2017, aboard its popular Braemar and Balmoral ships. (more…)

‘Sail and save’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new ‘Summer Sale’ offers for 2017

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

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. (more…)

Explore the very best that Spain has to offer with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Authentic Escapes’ in 2017

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new ‘Authentic Escapes’ brochure features the top Summer holiday destination for British travellers, Spain. (more…)

Be spellbound by Norway’s mighty fjords on a Fred. Olsen smaller-ship cruise

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched a new brochure, entitled ‘Spellbinding Norway’, dedicated to its range of ‘Norwegian Fjords’ holidays in 2017 and 2018. (more…)

UK: Fred. Olsen cruise lines to pull out of Falmouth due to lack of cruise faciltities

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

A cruise company is pulling out of Falmouth and has blamed it partly on the lack of dedicated cruising facilities. Fred. Olsen only began using the port last year, but has already decided it is not suitable. (cornwalllive.com)

Celebrate St. George’s Day with a free drinks package on Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines!

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

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.

Join the party on Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Boudicca’ this Summer, right in the heart of Liverpool!

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Make the most of the August Bank Holiday this year with a memorable ‘Summer Party Night’ aboard Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Boudicca in Liverpool, on the evening of Monday 28th August 2017. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Mike Evans assumes new Head of Sales role

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Evans as its new Head of Sales. Mike has been promoted from his previous role as Sales Manager – Independent Retail, and will be responsible for managing Fred. Olsen’s UK Sales teams, as well as further developing relations with the travel trade.

‘Cruises to capture your imagination’ with Fred. Olsen in 2017/18

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to take their pick of three unforgettable adult-only cruise holidays in 2017/18, in its new ‘Cruises to capture your imagination’ brochure– a 27-night Arctic adventure on board classic Black Watch, a 28-night Aegean odyssey on elegant Braemar, and a 46-night Rio Carnival and River Plate exploration on flagship Balmoral.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines launched ‘Plane Sailing’ – its biggest-ever trade competition

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has today (Mar 31) launched ‘Plane Sailing’ – its biggest-ever trade competition, designed to give travel agents first-hand experience of one of its fantastic new fly-cruises. (more…)

Fred. Olsen to visit the paradise island of Bermuda for the America’s Cup in Summer 2017

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ chance to visit the paradise island of Bermuda in June 2017, to take in the excitement and exhilaration of the 35th America’s Cup. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Scenic Waterways & River Cruising 2018’ brochure to showcase a selection of 18 cruises

Monday, March 27th, 2017

In 2018/19, Fred. Olsen will be making the most of its fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch -– by featuring even more river, fjords and scenic cruising. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ flagship Balmoral to set sail from Edinburgh in 2018/19

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Balmoral - Fred. Olsen Cruise LinesIn 2018/19, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 1,350-guest flagship, Balmoral, will be sailing from Edinburgh (Rosyth) for the first time ever, operating a total of nine cruises. Holidays on offer, from May to July, include a five-night ‘Norwegian Fjords’ departure, a 14-night ‘Scandinavia & St. Petersburg’ Baltic discovery, and a nine-night ‘German Waterways’ experience. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils first-ever new dedicated ‘Exotic Fly-Cruise’ brochure for 2018/19

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has launched its first-ever dedicated fly-cruise brochure for 2018/19, highlighting a host of new exotic holidays to experience some of the world’s most stunning scenery.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates record-breaking 2018/19 bookings

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines saw its most successful sales day ever on Tuesday 7th March 2017, with booking volumes showing an increase of 15% on the same day last year [Tuesday 15th March 2016], following the launch of its exciting new 2018/19 cruise programme to its top tier of Oceans loyalty club members.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines looks at newbuildings

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, the UK based destinational operator of four ships, is looking at newbuildings, Travel Weekly reports. Fred. Olsen Junior was quoted as saying: “Just over ten years ago in 2005 we looked at having a new ship but in terms of finances it didn’t make sense at the time. We are looking at it again and we have ships on the drawing board. Any new ships we do produce in the future will be smaller ocean ships which is what we want as a brand and what our customers want.” (cruisebusiness.com)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Announce New 2018/2019 Itineraries

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

‘The best destinations and experiences, whatever the duration’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2018/19Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is excited to announce that, in 2018/19, its fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – will be visiting no fewer than 228 destinations in 73 countries around the globe, covering 91 areas of scenic cruising, from the UK departure ports of Southampton, Dover, Liverpool, Newcastle and Edinburgh (Rosyth). (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines enjoyed strong 2016

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, the UK based destinational cruise shipping company, enjoyed a strong 2016, with full year profit significantly higher than in the previous year and the final quarter loss markedly lower than that in 2015. (cruisebusiness.com)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines confirms new leadership team appointment

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to confirm a further appointment in its new strengthened leadership team, with Julian Brackenbury being promoted to Hotel Operations Director, stepping up from his previous role as Deputy Hotel Operations Director, reporting into Mike Rodwell, Managing Director. (more…)

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…)