Balmoral image The Balmoral is the largest cruise ship of the Fred Olsen Line. Capable of carrying 1350 passengers, it offers luxury in its 710 cabins, the cuisine and the line up of entertainment. In spite of the large number of passengers, the ship has a homey feel to it offering you an intimate and cozy cruising experience. The ship was refitted in 2008 and is the grandest of the fleet of cruise ships for cruises of the UK and Ireland, the Baltics and Northern Europe. A crew of 510 is ready to meet all your needs and enhance your cruising experience.

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Balmoral Crusie Review starstarstarstarhalf star by Mr. John Lucas on 10/10/2012

I have planned a cruise trip to have a life time experience. My idea behind sailing through the beauty of nature has triggered a kick in me. With the very little money I had, I have programmed my mind to spend some on a cruise, something I have not done for many years when I took some school children to the nature gifted Uganda to the eastern Med. It was wonderful sight to see the big vessel wi....Read full review

Christmas Cruise starstarstarstarhalf star by John Devlin on 07/02/2012

We booked the cruise as a Christmas gift to ourselves and couldn’t be happier with it. The varied ports we were great, we had a lot of free champagne on board at the many parties we attended. The entertainment in the Neptune Theatre did the Balmoral proud. Whenever you decided to go for you evening meal, the food could not be better. The crew were the nicest bunch of people we have ever ....Read full review

Balmoral Review - Comfortable and Relaxing starstarstarhalf starhalf star by Audrey Jackson on 13/01/2012

Checking in on the ship was very easy and efficient. We didn’t have to line up for forever, it seems as if the staff had everything in order and we were settled in our cabin before we knew it. The ship does not have the glitz and glamour of other cruise ships but it does offer a comfortable and relaxed setting where you can sit back and enjoy a nice holiday.....Read full review

The best part of the cruise was the de embarkation, I have never been on a holiday were there were so many miserable people. i wish someone could have told me at the time of booking that ,the average age of the clientelle would be in there 80's....Read full review

The Balmoral Didnt Dissapoint starstarstarstarhalf star by Marge on 30/10/2009

Embarkation went very smoothly, our cabin was an inside cabin and it was one of the newly reburbished ones as the bathroom was very big, much bigger than the other ones we have been in aboard other ships. The food was great, restaurants and cafe's where all good. Booze wasn't as pricey as I had expected so that was a nice bonus.....Read full review

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