Enhance your cruise

Waiter serving guests in Vasco, Borealis
Guests dining in Vasco, Borealis

Wherever your cruise takes you, your time on board your Fred. Olsen cruise ship will be memorable and special; every Fred. Olsen cruise has been curated so your time on board is as memorable and enjoyable as the places you visit. And you can now enhance your cruise further to make your experience with us even more special.

Flam railway through the hills of Norway

Explore the majestic Norwegian Fjords

Iguazu Falls

Marvel at Iguazu Falls in Argentina

Husky sledding, Alta

Take part in husky sledding in Northern Norway

Sami and Reindeer, Alta, Norway

Learn about the Sami way of life in Northern Norway

 

Explore further with our shore tours

At Fred. Olsen we always hand-craft our itineraries to show guests the more interesting places the world has to offer. And this includes our programme of shore tours which are designed to provide guests with a deeper understanding of the nature, culture and local way of life of the places we visit.
We have a range of half and full-day Shore Tours in nearly every port of call, so our guests can make the most of their time ashore. Whether its visiting pretty little villages perched on cliff sides in the Norwegian Fjords, learning about the culture of European capital cities or husky sledding in Alta. On our longer cruises, guests may have the chance to join overland tours to some of the most iconic sites in the world.

Explore further with our shore tours

At Fred. Olsen we always hand-craft our itineraries to show guests the more interesting places the world has to offer. And this includes our programme of shore tours which are designed to provide guests with a deeper understanding of the nature, culture and local way of life of the places we visit.
We have a range of half and full-day Shore Tours in nearly every port of call, so our guests can make the most of their time ashore. Whether its visiting pretty little villages perched on cliff sides in the Norwegian Fjords, learning about the culture of European capital cities or husky sledding in Alta. On our longer cruises, guests may have the chance to join overland tours to some of the most iconic sites in the world.

Flam Railway, Aurland, Norway
Iguazu Falls
Husky sledding, Alta
Sami and Reindeer, Alta, Norway

When can I book?

We'd recommend that you book our Speciality Dining, Traditional Afternoon Tea and Atlantis Spa treatments before you cruise, to avoid disappointment. Our wide range of exciting Shore Tours can be booked around 13 weeks before departure - all these enhanced extras can be booked within My Cruises section of our website.

 

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH FORUMS

Throughout your cruise, some of our wonderfully knowledgeable guest speakers will host private breakfasts and lunches with small groups,  focusing on a particular topic of conversation within their area of expertise, giving you the chance to chat to them on a more intimate and personal level.
This experience is available to book before you sail and a small extra charge applies.

Guests enjoying a lunch forum in The Spey, Balmoral

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH FORUMS

Throughout your cruise, some of our wonderfully knowledgeable guest speakers will host private breakfasts and lunches with small groups,  focusing on a particular topic of conversation within their area of expertise, giving you the chance to chat to them on a more intimate and personal level.
This experience is available to book before you sail and a small extra charge applies.

Guests enjoying a lunch forum in The Spey, Balmoral
Rare Tea Tasting

Learn more about different teas from our Tea Sommelier

Rare Tea Tasting Table

Enjoy sampling rare teas in the Oriental Tea Room

Oriental Tearoom

Take tea in the comfortable and calm setting of the Oriental Tea Room

 

RARE TEA TASTING

Our Oriental Tea Rooms create a sense of occasion mixed with a wonderfully serene atmopshere on all three of our ships. Join our knowledgeable Tea Sommeliers as they host Tea Tastings during your cruise - passionate about their craft, they can recommend an infusion for any type of taste or mood with our range of luxury, sustainable teas supplied by London-based The Rare Tea Company. Our tea tastings are limited to just 14 people per session, making for an intimate and friendly experience, giving you the chance to learn more about various teas from around the world.
This is available to book before you sail and a small extra charge applies.

RARE TEA TASTING

Our Oriental Tea Rooms create a sense of occasion mixed with a wonderfully serene atmopshere on all three of our ships. Join our knowledgeable Tea Sommeliers as they host Tea Tastings during your cruise - passionate about their craft, they can recommend an infusion for any type of taste or mood with our range of luxury, sustainable teas supplied by London-based The Rare Tea Company. Our tea tastings are limited to just 14 people per session, making for an intimate and friendly experience, giving you the chance to learn more about various teas from around the world.
This is available to book before you sail and a small extra charge applies.

Rare Tea Tasting
Rare Tea Tasting Table
Oriental Tearoom
 

Wine Tasting

Join us and learn how to fully appreciate the intricacies of a selection of wines, with guidance from our expert Sommelier. They'll take you through the methods used in production, through to the depth of flavour and aroma in every glass of the world's finest wines. We hold bespoke tasting and pairing events during each cruise, so please check your Daily Times once on board for full details. 
This experience is available to book on board and a small extra charge applies. 

Sommelier hosting a wine tasting session

Learn about wines of the world with our expert Sommelier

Sommelier with guest at Wine bar on Bolette

Book a wine tasting session to learn about new flavours

Our on board Sommelier and guests enjoying a wine tasting

Enjoy sampling new wines with new found friends

Wine Tasting

Join us and learn how to fully appreciate the intricacies of a selection of wines, with guidance from our expert Sommelier. They'll take you through the methods used in production, through to the depth of flavour and aroma in every glass of the world's finest wines. We hold bespoke tasting and pairing events during each cruise, so please check your Daily Times once on board for full details. 
This experience is available to book on board and a small extra charge applies. 

Sommelier hosting a wine tasting session
Sommelier with guest at Wine bar on Bolette
Our on board Sommelier and guests enjoying a wine tasting
Guests enjoying our Martini Experience

Learn the art of cocktail flaring with our experienced bar team

Barman at the Martini Experience

Freshly prepared by our bar team

Cocktail flaring

Enjoy freshly prepared cocktails at our Martini Experience

 

MARTINI EXPERIENCE

At our fun Martini Experiences, our talented Bar Team will shake up a storm and teach you how to create your favourite tipples. From the original dirty martini to recipes with a modern twist, you'll discover the origins of this classic cocktail with this fabuolous immersive experience. Our Martini Experience is limited to just 30 people, so you'll have the opportunity to compare flavours with your fellow friends and guests.
This is available to book before you sail and a small extra charge applies.

MARTINI EXPERIENCE

At our fun Martini Experiences, our talented Bar Team will shake up a storm and teach you how to create your favourite tipples. From the original dirty martini to recipes with a modern twist, you'll discover the origins of this classic cocktail with this fabuolous immersive experience. Our Martini Experience is limited to just 30 people, so you'll have the opportunity to compare flavours with your fellow friends and guests.
This is available to book before you sail and a small extra charge applies.

Guests enjoying our Martini Experience
Barman at the Martini Experience
Cocktail flaring
Waitress dressing the table in Colours & Tastes

Join us at our beautifully designed Colours & Tastes restaurants

Tiger Prawn Pad Thai dish, Colours & Tastes

Sample delicious dishes created by our talented chefs

Guests ordering in VASCO restaurant, Bolette

Join us for a taste sensation of perfectly created Goan dishes

Dessert served in our VASCO Restaurant

Enjoy sampling authentic flavoursome dishes at Vasco

 

Experience our Speciality Dining

While our main restaurants offer a fantastic dining experience with a varied choice of menus, during your cruise you may wish to try something a little different. So, whether you’re enjoying a special evening on board, celebrating an event, or simply in the mood to try something new, our speciality dining is the perfect way to mark the occasion.
The menus and experience on offer at Vasco and Colours & Tastes take inspiration from traditional Goan cuisine and modern Asian Fusion.
Our speciality dining supplement is £10 per person if pre-booked before you join your cruise, or £15 per person for reservations made once on board.  

Experience our Speciality Dining

While our main restaurants offer a fantastic dining experience with a varied choice of menus, during your cruise you may wish to try something a little different. So, whether you’re enjoying a special evening on board, celebrating an event, or simply in the mood to try something new, our speciality dining is the perfect way to mark the occasion.
The menus and experience on offer at Vasco and Colours & Tastes take inspiration from traditional Goan cuisine and modern Asian Fusion.
Our speciality dining supplement is £10 per person if pre-booked before you join your cruise, or £15 per person for reservations made once on board.  

Waitress dressing the table in Colours & Tastes
Tiger Prawn Pad Thai dish, Colours & Tastes
Guests ordering in VASCO restaurant, Bolette
Dessert served in our VASCO Restaurant
 

Enjoy Traditional Afternoon Tea

Enjoy panoramic views with music from our talented pianist or string trio, while your choice of premium loose leaf tea is served, followed by a selection of elegant finger sandwiches, delicious pastries and warm scones with jam and cream. Our Traditional Afternoon Tea is available to book on selected sea days. If you feel like celebrating, why not add a glass of Champagne?!
Our Traditional Afternoon Tea Service is £13 per person and can be booked before you cruise, or once on board. 

Enjoy a delicious selection of sandwiches, scones and cakes

Guests enjoying Traditional Afternoon Tea Service, Borealis

Enjoy panoramic views as you sample delicious pastries

Waitress serving Traditional Afternoon Tea

Experience attentive service from your waiting team

Enjoy Traditional Afternoon Tea

Enjoy panoramic views with music from our talented pianist or string trio, while your choice of premium loose leaf tea is served, followed by a selection of elegant finger sandwiches, delicious pastries and warm scones with jam and cream. Our Traditional Afternoon Tea is available to book on selected sea days. If you feel like celebrating, why not add a glass of Champagne?!
Our Traditional Afternoon Tea Service is £13 per person and can be booked before you cruise, or once on board. 

Guests enjoying Traditional Afternoon Tea Service, Borealis
Waitress serving Traditional Afternoon Tea

When can I book?

We'd recommend that you book our Speciality Dining, Traditional Afternoon Tea and Atlantis Spa treatments before you cruise, to avoid disappointment. Our wide range of exciting Shore Tours can be booked around four weeks before departure - all these enhanced extras can be booked within My Cruises section of our website.

Barman pouring sparkling wine

Enjoy a variety of drinks without worrying about your bar bill

Bar Team serving a mocktail

Book your All Inclusive drinks package today

 

Indulge in our Drinks Package Upgrade

Our Drinks Package Upgrade offers exceptional value for money and enables our guests the opportunity to relax with a drink all day, every day, for one fixed price. Whether taking in the panoramic views of a scenic waterway in the Observatory with a glass of wine, trying the Cocktail of the Day, or relaxing around the pool with a beer – you can enjoy your drink without having to worry about the bar bill at the end of your holiday.
Our Drinks Package Upgrade can be added to your cruise at time of booking and starts from only £24.99 per person, per night (£35 per person, per night on cruises of five nights or less). Guests with theDrinks Package Upgrade can also save 50% off selected premium drinks which are not included in the package (excluding champagne and sparkling wine).

Indulge in our Drinks Package Upgrade

Our Drinks Package Upgrade offers exceptional value for money and enables our guests the opportunity to relax with a drink all day, every day, for one fixed price. Whether taking in the panoramic views of a scenic waterway in the Observatory with a glass of wine, trying the Cocktail of the Day, or relaxing around the pool with a beer – you can enjoy your drink without having to worry about the bar bill at the end of your holiday.
Our Drinks Package Upgrade can be added to your cruise at time of booking and starts from only £24.99 per person, per night (£35 per person, per night on cruises of five nights or less). Guests with the Drinks Package Upgrade can also save 50% off selected premium drinks which are not included in the package (excluding champagne and sparkling wine).

Barman pouring sparkling wine
Bar Team serving a mocktail
 

Bookmark Bestseller

To make your coffee or tea selection for your cruise even easier, why not pre-book your Bookmark Bestseller card? It will be added to your cabin account when you arrive on board, all ready for use immediately. With 7 hot drinks (teas, coffees or hot chocolates) for you to enjoy, and a bag of milk or mixed truffles priced at just £20, you could treat someone special and arrange a Bookmark Bestseller card for their cruise.

Order your card via My Cruises, or contact our Finalisers Team via email and they wil be delighted to assist you.

Bookmark Café

Enjoy a tea or selection of coffees at the Bookmark Cafe

Two coffees served in our Bookmark Cafe

Book your Bestseller drinks card today for just £20

Couple enjoying coffee and cake in The Bookmark Café

Enjoy a delicious slice of cake with a speciality coffee

Bookmark Bestseller

To make your coffee or tea selection for your cruise even easier, why not pre-book your Bookmark Bestseller card? It will be added to your cabin account when you arrive on board, all ready for use immediately. With 7 hot drinks (teas, coffees or hot chocolates) for you to enjoy, and a bag of milk or mixed truffles priced at just £20, you could treat someone special and arrange a Bookmark Bestseller card for their cruise.

Order your card via My Cruises, or contact our Finalisers Team via email and they wil be delighted to assist you.

Bookmark Café
Two coffees served in our Bookmark Cafe
Couple enjoying coffee and cake in The Bookmark Café
 

Pamper yourself at the Atlantis Spa

On each of our three ships, the Atlantis Spa is where you can really treat yourself. Open daily, our luxurious spas offer a variety of beauty, well-being and relaxation treatments. These include massages, hot stone massages, facials, manicures, pedicures and hairdressing. You can also pre-book special offer spa packages as a treat for yourself or a loved one.
Refresh and recharge at our Thermal Suites on board Borealis and Bolette - a relaxation centre with the ambience of a Turkish bath. Our steam rooms are filled with aromatherapy vapours which are the perfect way to unwind and de-stress, while our heated ceramic relaxation beds are designed to match the curvature of your spine and melt away muscle tension.

Atlantis Spa

Enjoy relaxing with friends in the Atlantis Spa

Guests enjoying a hot stone massage

Experience a relaxing massage from our expert masseurs

Ceramic beds in Thermal Suite

Book some relaxation time at the Thermal Spa

Guest enjoying a manicure

Enjoy a manicure, pedicure or range of treatments

Pamper yourself at the Atlantis Spa

On each of our three ships, the Atlantis Spa is where you can really treat yourself. Open daily, our luxurious spas offer a variety of beauty, well-being and relaxation treatments. These include massages, hot stone massages, facials, manicures, pedicures and hairdressing. You can also pre-book special offer spa packages as a treat for yourself or a loved one.
Refresh and recharge at our Thermal Suites on board Borealis and Bolette - a relaxation centre with the ambience of a Turkish bath. Our steam rooms are filled with aromatherapy vapours which are the perfect way to unwind and de-stress, while our heated ceramic relaxation beds are designed to match the curvature of your spine and melt away muscle tension.

Atlantis Spa
Guests enjoying a hot stone massage
Ceramic beds in Thermal Suite
Guest enjoying a manicure

Our pre-bookable Indulgence Packages

Treat yourself, or a loved one to an Indulgent Spa Package - designed to pamper the mind and body. 

For her | £99* (extra £5 for long hair)
Wash and blow dry
Express manicure or pedicure
Discovery Facial

For him | £99*
Wash, cut & finish 
Express manicure or pedicure
Swedish back, neck and shoulder massage

The Indulgence Spa packages must be booked and paid in advance of the cruise and treatments cannot be swapped.
Please call 0800 0355 145 or e-mail precruiseteam@fredolsen.co.uk to arrange.

Treat yourself, or a loved one to an Indulgent Spa Package - designed to pamper the mind and body. 

For her | £99* (extra £5 for long hair)
Wash and blow dry
Express manicure or pedicure
Discovery Facial

For him | £99*
Wash, cut & finish 
Express manicure or pedicure
Swedish back, neck and shoulder massage

The Indulgence Spa packages must be booked and paid in advance of the cruise and treatments cannot be swapped.
Please call 0800 0355 145 or e-mail precruiseteam@fredolsen.co.uk to arrange.

When can I book?

We'd recommend that you book our Speciality Dining, Traditional Afternoon Tea and Atlantis Spa treatments before you cruise, to avoid disappointment. Our wide range of exciting Shore Tours can be booked around four weeks before departure - all these enhanced extras can be booked within My Cruises section of our website.

Celebration Flowers

Special Occasions

Why not treat yourself, and the people you care for, to one of our special celebration packages?

Celebrating a wedding anniversary, special birthday or a retirement is always a special occasion, and on a Fred. Olsen cruise we'll give you the chance to make it even more special. It would be our pleasure for our Captains to officiate as you celebrate the years you've been together, by renewing your marriage vows.

Whichever one of our ships you are sailing on, we’ll do everything we can to help you celebrate in style. Our crew will ensure your cruise is unforgettable and packed with memories, because if it’s special for you, it’s special for us. 

Special Occasions

Celebration Flowers

Why not treat yourself, and the people you care for, to one of our special celebration packages?

Celebrating a wedding anniversary, special birthday or a retirement is always a special occasion, and on a Fred. Olsen cruise we'll give you the chance to make it even more special. It would be our pleasure for our Captains to officiate as you celebrate the years you've been together, by renewing your marriage vows.

Whichever one of our ships you are sailing on, we’ll do everything we can to help you celebrate in style. Our crew will ensure your cruise is unforgettable and packed with memories, because if it’s special for you, it’s special for us. 

Surprise the ones you love with our popular Welcome Aboard package. This includes a floral bouquet, Champagne*, canapés, a box of handmade chocolates and a fruit basket all placed in the room on arrival. A card will accompany the package and can be personalised with your own message.

£130

Celebrating any birthday on a cruise always makes for a memorable occasion, and for birthdays other than the milestone ages, our Birthday Celebration package adds the touches that make it extra special. A champagne breakfast for two will be served in your cabin, and a celebration cake served with your dinner. Also included will be a birthday card, gift and a souvenir photograph. 

Champagne breakfast includes:

  • 1 bottle of champagne (or a berry smoothie for non-drinkers - £74 per package)
  • Glass of freshly squeezed orange juice per person
  • Fresh fruit platter for two
  • Eggs Benedict
  • Norwegian smoked salmon
  • Swiss style farmers muesli bound with fruits and yogurt
  • A basket of fresh house-baked croissants and danish pastries
  • Tea & coffee

£107 per package

Milestone Birthday Celebration - complimentary

If you are celebrating a special birthday on board – 18th, 21st, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, 70th, 80th, 90th or even 100th birthday – during your cruise holiday, let us know and we will organise a special celebration just for you, with our compliments*.

Are you celebrating a Quinquennial wedding anniversary while on a Fred. Olsen cruise?

We're delighted to offer our fantastic 'Special Occasions' package - with our compliments - for those guests who are celebrating each 5 year milestone of marriage, starting from their fifth year. This special occasion package applies to all guest celebrating their special day up to 3 months either side of the date their cruise sets sail. Please advise us at the time you make your booking. 

Our Anniversary Celebration package is a lovely way to make the occasion all the more special. From just £130 per couple, you’ll find flowers or chocolates in your cabin when you arrive, and Champagne and canapés will be served on your special day. Also included is an anniversary gift, a celebration cake and a souvenir photograph taken by our on board photographer.

If your cruise is helping you mark a new chapter in your future following retirement, then our Retirement Package is just the ticket. The package includes Champagne, canapés, a special cake and a congratulatory card. 

£73 per person

Fred. Olsen smaller, more intimate ships provide the perfect romantic setting for the renewal of wedding vows. It would be our pleasure to mark your very special occasion with a memorable ceremony on board**, which – for only £395 per couple – includes the following as part of our premium renewal of vows celebration package: 

  • Ceremony conducted by the ship's Captain in an attractive venue**
  • A bouquet and buttonhole for the couple
  • Professional photographer to capture the occasion, with a choice of one framed portrait photo included
  • A single-tiered celebration cake
  • A bottle of champagne
  • Commemorative certificates signed by the Captain**

**Due to the Captain's duties, only a limited number of ceremonies are available and these can only be performed on sea days. If on the day, the Captain's duties restrict his availability, a Senior Officer will deputise. Renewal of vows are only available on cruises of seven nights or more. 

*To receive a complimentary wedding anniversary package, you must be celebrating with in three months either side of your cruise departure date. For relevant birthdays, please ask when you make the booking - your birthday must fall within the period of the cruise. Complimentary packages will not be provided if the relevant documentation is not received. Our complimentary celebration packages will not include Champagne, Cava will be used and canapés will also not be included in the complimentary Anniversary package.

**Due to the Captain's duties, only a limited number of ceremonies are available and these can only be performed on sea days. If on the day the Captain's duties restrict his availability, a senior officer will deputise. Renewal of vows are only available on cruises seven nights or more.

***Indulgence packages are available to purchase before your cruise departs; these offers are not available on board. Please present the voucher when booking your Indulgence Spa Package treatments. The Indulgence Spa Package Voucher cannot be exchanged for cash and no cash change shall be issued should only part of the voucher be used. Not for use in conjunction with any other offer. Vouchers can be transferable to other guests. Vouchers cannot be redeemed against retail purchases or exchanged for other treatments.

To book any of our Celebration Packages or if you wish purchase any of our additional treats and extras as a gift please contact our Guest Services Team on 0800 0355 145 or e-mail precruiseteam@fredolsen.co.uk and they will be happy to arrange this for you. 

Treats & Extras

if you're celebrating a special occasion on board your cruise, wanting to wish a loved one 'Bon Voyage', or simply treating yourself, we have a range of extra services to choose from to make your time on board even more memorable. Select from champage and wine packages, handmade chocolates, flowers from our on board Flower Shop, a delicious cake or even vouchers for our Atlantis Spa.

Let us help you create incredible memories that will last a lifetime.

Champagne and fruit basket

Treats & Extras

Champagne and fruit basket

if you're celebrating a special occasion on board your cruise, wanting to wish a loved one 'Bon Voyage', or simply treating yourself, we have a range of extra services to choose from to make your time on board even more memorable. Select from champage and wine packages, handmade chocolates, flowers from our on board Flower Shop, a delicious cake or even vouchers for our Atlantis Spa.

Let us help you create incredible memories that will last a lifetime.

If you're celebrating a landmark occasion during your time on board, or simply wish to treat yourself or a loved one to something extra special, a Champagne or Sparkling Wine Package might be the perfect finishing touch to your time away. 

Choose from our wine cellar's selection of the world's finest tipples and we'll deliver your bottles to your cabin or your dinner table on request. Everything will be arranged by our Sommelier at your convenience once on board. 

Silver Champagne Package £79
1 x small bottle of Lanson Black Label (375ml)
1 x bottle of Moet Chandon
1 x bottle of Cava

Gold Champagne Package £91
1 x small bottle of Moet Chandon (375ml)
1 x bottle of Bollinger Special
1 x bottle of Cava

Platinum Champagne & Wine Package £144
1 x bottle of Champagne
1 x bottle of Cava
1 x bottle of Premium White Wine
1 x bottle of Premium Red Wine

Diamond Champagne & Wine Package £288
3 x bottles of Champagne (1 X 750ml & 2 x 375ml)
1 x bottle of Port Wine
1 x bottle of Premium White Wine
2 x bottles of Premium Red Wine

We appreciate that, sometimes, a smaller gesture is more in keeping with what our guests might desire. With this in mind, we can organise a range of individual gifts as shown below:

  • Fruit Basket  £35

  • Handmade Chocolates £14.50

  • Celebration Cake £18

  • Champagne from £57.00

  • Wine from £23.00

  • Bookmark Bestseller  £20 includes 7 x Hot Beverages & 1 bag of Luxury Truffles for use throughout the cruise (excludes Liqueur Coffees)

  • On Board Spending Credit from £10 and Spa Vouchers in £25 & £50 denominations

Bouquet £45.00

Exotic Bouquet £50.00

Small Baskets £40.00

Cymbidium Orchid £30.00
(comes in a presentation bag and choice of colours) 

*Prices stated above are for cruises departing from a UK port. For Fly-Cruises, please e-mail finalisers@fredolsen.co.uk for details.

Our on board photographers are on hand to capture those special moments on your cruise, from taking a Welcome Aboard snap on embarkation day to formal night shots, or dining room occasions and fun sailaway parties. They'll catch perfect photos for you to select and buy at our Photo Library, so that your memorable cruise moments are encapsulated in time.

You can also buy a DVD of the highlights of your cruise - a special momento for you to show to friends and loved ones back home.

Our studio team can also help you with processing your own digital images, in addition to selling other photographic items.

 

 

To book any of our Treats & Extras or if you wish purchase any as a gift please contact our Guest Services Team on 0800 0355 145 or e-mail precruiseteam@fredolsen.co.uk and they will be happy to arrange this for you.