Fred Olsen News
New head of brand training for Fred. Olsen
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has created a new brand training manager role, to showcase and educate the trade on the small-ship operator and its guiding principles.
Fred. Olsen sees bumper start to 2022 sales
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has enjoyed a bumper January, with sales returning to pre-pandemic levels across its small-ship ocean fleet.
Fred. Holidays Rail Journeys launches new Swiss trip
Fred. Holidays Rail Journeys has launched a getaway for vintage rail enthusiasts, the Vintage Trains of Switzerland Luxury Package. There are two departures this summer.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines returns to Norway
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is making a return to its homeland of Norway, as new ship Borealis sets sail in search of the Northern Lights, the natural phenomenon after which she is named.
Bolette to set sail on inaugural season from Southampton
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new flagship, Bolette, is setting sail on her first venture from Southampton, marking the start of its inaugural season of sailing from the city.
Fred. Olsen welcomes return of international cruise market to UK
Fred. Olsen has become the first cruise line to complete an international voyage since the resumption of cruising, as Borealis returned to the UK from Iceland this morning.
Bolette makes debut for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
New flagship Bolette had the white cliffs of Dover as her backdrop when she set sail on a scenic maiden voyage with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines earlier.
Fred. Olsen returns to operation with Borealis debut
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has resumed sailing, with new ship Borealis departing on her maiden voyage from Liverpool. She will sail a number of trips around the UK this summer.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines further delays return
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is cancelling all sailings until the end of June in light of the current restrictions in England as a result of the pandemic, impacting on 14 trips.
Fred Olsen. Cruise Lines delays return until May
New ship Borealis will still be the first of the fleet to set sail, with her maiden voyage now due to depart on May 22nd. The former Holland America Line ship was initially due to enter service on April 23rd.
Fred. Olsen to take Braemar out of service for 2021
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has also announced revised ‘back in service’ dates for its four-strong ocean fleet, as the company prepares for cruising in 2021.
Fred. Olsen rejigs refund guarantee to woo passengers
The updated guarantee allows guests making a new booking for 2021 to move their deposit to any other cruise already on sale without any additional fees before they pay their final balance.