The four ships in the Fred. Olsen fleet sails together in formation in the Firth of Forth.
All four ships are discussed on our Fred Olsen chat group.
MS Bolette – 1,338 Passengers | 615 Crew | 690 Cabins | 12 decks | 2 Swimming pools | 6 Restaurants | 8 Bars | Show Lounges | Fitness Centre | Spa | Gym | 2 Jacuzzis | Culinary Theatre | Library | 237m long | 32m beam | 62,735GT | Speed 25 knots | Built by Fincantieri | $400m | Launched 2000 as MS Amsterdam Click direct to Fred Olsen Bolette webpage
MS Borealis – 1,360 Passengers | 662 Crew | 702 Cabins | 12 decks | 237.5m long | 32m beam | Speed 25 knots | 1 Swimming pool | 6 Restaurants | 8 Bars | Show Lounges | Fitness Centre | Spa | Gym | 2 Jacuzzis | Culinary Theatre | Library | 61,849GT | Built by Fincantieri | $400m | Launched 1997 as MS Rotterdam Click direct to Fred Olsen Borealis webpage
MS Braemar – 924 guests | 401 crew | Rooms 485 | 4 Restaurants | Swimming Pool | Spa | Gym | Jacuzzi | Length 196m | Beam 22.5m | Library | 24,344GT | Speed 17 knots | Fully Stabilised | Launched 1993 as Crown Dynasty (then Cunard Crown Dynasty, Crown Majesty, Norwegian Dynasty, Crown Dynasty) Click direct to Fred Olsen Braemar webpage
MS Balmoral – 1,350 guests | 510 crew | 10 Passenger decks | Length 218m | Beam 28m | Restaurants 6 | Swimming pool | Spa | Gym | Jacuzzi | Library | Speed 43,537 GT | 18.5 knots | Built by Meyer Werft | Fully Stabilised | Launch 1988 as the Crown Odyssey (then Norwegian Crown) | lengthened by 30 m in 2008 Click direct to Fred Olsen Balmoral webpage
Fred Olsen dress code while on board the ship click here for their current webpage explanationDRESS CODE PAGE
You may have seen cruise thriller author & movie maker Stuart St Paul – click here on a ship giving an after-dinner speech or a talk with a book signing. Crime novels are a whole new experience. You may not have been to the ports in the novels, you certainly won’t have been to the parts of the ship they use but they take you there. Stuart’s page is here. The cheapest way to buy his cruise thrillers is the KINDLE BOX SET, all six cruise thrillers for the price of two.