Booking a Cruise

How much will my deposit be?
A 15% deposit must be paid at the time you make your booking. Your deposit amount will be confirmed by your Reservations Consultant at the time of booking.
Is there a charge for booking with a credit card?
In line with UK law, no surcharge will be applied to guests booking a cruise with a credit card.
Do I need a passport?
All guests are required to travel with a passport. Guests' passports must be valid for at least six months after the date of return to the UK, otherwise you will need to renew your passport before you cruise.
Can I find out my room number?
Yes, cabin numbers will be detailed at the time of booking when booking on a Freedom fare.
What's included in the price?
Rest assured, all of the following comes as standard on every Fred. Olsen river cruise:
When will the balance of my cruise need to be paid?
The balance of your cruise will need to be paid no later than 90 days before the departure date. If your booking is made within 91 days of departure, you will be required to pay the full cruise fare at the time of booking.
Are there any visa requirements I need to be aware of?
UK passport holders will need visas for certain Fred. Olsen cruise holidays. If a visa is required for your sailing you will be advised of this at the time of booking or when the requirement arises.
When will I receive my travel documents?
Before you embark on your cruise with us, you will receive e-mails including your booking and payment confirmations, tours information as well as key information relating to your departure timings and embarkation. Be sure to provide us with your e-mail address at the time of booking and visit the My Cruises area of our website to manage your booking.
Can I get a room that sleeps 3 or more people?
Unfortunately all cabins on board Brabant are 2 berth only and do not interconnect.