Posts Tagged ‘Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’

Speedcast Awarded Fred. Olsen Contract

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' Braemar in VeniceSpeedcast International announced that the company has been selected by Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines to provide end-to-end communication services for voice and data onboard its fleet. Speedcast will leverage satellite very small aperture terminals (VSAT) and land-based 4G/LTE connectivity to deliver communications for Fred. Olsen guests and crew onboard its fleet of four cruise ships. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Save up to 40% with Fred. Olsen’s new ‘Warmer Cruising’ offers

Monday, August 14th, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be launching its new ‘Warmer Cruising’ campaign on 16th August 2017, offering guests up to 40% off a selection of 32 tempting cruises between October 2017 and March 2018, on bookings made up to 18th October 2017 inclusive. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines appoints Mathew Foxcroft as new Field Sales Manager

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is pleased to announce the appointment of Mathew Foxcroft as its new Field Sales Manager. Mathew has been promoted from his previous role as Account Manager, and will be responsible for managing Fred. Olsen’s Field Sales team of Account Managers, whilst continuing to work with selected travel agents. (more…)

Fred. Olsen’s ‘Black Watch’ to commence cruise season from Rosyth, Edinburgh

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' 'Black Watch' at HarwichFred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 804-guest ship Black Watch is due to commence her cruise season from Rosyth, for Edinburgh, Scotland on 14th August 2017, with a seven-night ‘Lochs of Scotland’ sailing. In total, Fred. Olsen will be offering eight cruises from Edinburgh (Rosyth) aboard Black Watch this year, until 14th October 2017– an increase of one turnaround call since 2016.

Thrill-seekers are set to enjoy an Indian Ocean or African adventure with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Walking with lions, enjoying a helicopter ride over one of the world’s most active volcanoes or zip-wiring through the forest…adrenalin-seekers can enjoy all of these on three exhilarating Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ adventures to the Indian Ocean and Africa in Autumn and Winter 2017, as featured in its new ‘Highlights of the Indian Ocean & Africa’ brochure. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ‘Top 7’ sizzling Summer savers

Friday, July 21st, 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 has announced its ‘Top 7’ best-selling cruises for Summer 2017, as part of its great-value ‘Summer Sale’ campaign. Fred. Olsen’s ‘Summer Sale’ – which closes on 31st July 2017 – offers guests the chance to ‘sail and save’ on a selection of 35 holidays, departing from June to December 2017. (more…)

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines welcomes the America’s Cup aboard ‘Boudicca’ in Bermuda

Monday, July 17th, 2017

Guests on board Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Boudicca were lucky enough to get a rare glimpse of the America’s Cup last month, when the world-famous trophy was brought on board the 880-guest ship during a special themed cruise to Bermuda. (more…)

‘The World at your doorstep’ with Fred. Olsen’s free door-to-door cruise transfers in 2018

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

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.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ five most popular European river cruises

Friday, July 7th, 2017

The 156-guest river cruise boat BrabantHot 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. (more…)

Light up the skies on a Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ‘Around the World’ sailing in 2018/19!

Friday, June 30th, 2017

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. (more…)

‘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…)