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18 Feb 2019


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£960 pp

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£1,056 pp

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£1,632 pp

CRUISE ID : 95919


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  • DayDatePortArriveDepart
  • 118 Feb 2019Newcastle-tyne, United Kingdom----
  • 419 Feb 2019----
  • 520 Feb 2019Tromso, Norway----
  • 621 Feb 2019Narvik, Norway----
  • 922 Feb 2019Newcastle upon Tyne, Vereinigtes K?nigreich UK----
Ship Facts
  • Cabins: 462
  • Passengers: 880 Standard Occupancy
  • Crew: 329
  • Refitted: 2011
  • Fully Stablised: Yes
  • Tonnage: 28,388 grt
  • Length: 205.47 m
  • Beam (width): 25.20 m
  • Speed: 18.5 Knots

Bars and Lounges

Boudicca's bars and lounges feature comfortable seating, ample space and are open throughout the day, so you'll always find somewhere to unwind with a glass of your favourite tipple in hand; marvel at ever-changing scenery as you take the weight off your feet; and enjoy a range of fantastic entertainment provided by an diverse lineup of talented live performers.

Perhaps sip a cold beer or refreshing cocktail in the sunshine at the Marquee Bar; or enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea accompanied by spectacular views at the Observatory. Stop-by the Morning Light Pub for pre-dinner drinks with friends; then head to the Neptune Lounge for the after-dinner show, and to the Lido Lounge to dance the night away. You can even indulge your cravings with luxurious coffees and chocolates at the Bookmark Cafe, sample an authentic taste of the Far East at The Oriental Room, serving teas and beers from the Japan, China and Taiwan, or simply enjoy a warming cuppa at the quiet Iceni Room.

Upgrade to All Inclusive<

Fred. Olsen's All Inclusive Drinks Upgrade is another service offered to ensure your holiday is relaxing and enjoyable. By upgrading to All Inclusive, you can treat yourself to that extra glass or two of your favourite tipple, without having to worry about the bar bill at the end of your cruise - it's already covered.

Neptune Bar & Lounge<

When you've finished every last morsel of your sumptuous five-course meal or tempting buffet, settle in at Neptune Lounge and enjoy fantastic entertainment from a wide range of performers over a glass or two of your favourite tipple. There's ample space in the Neptune Lounge, and shows are performed after each dinner sitting every evening, so there's no reason to miss out on the feast of music, dance, comedy and costume.

As Boudicca's main entertainment venue, the Neptune Lounge also hosts insightful and immersive daily events and activities, such as lectures, port talks and presentations provided by our friendly crew and expert guest speakers.

Lido Lounge<

A popular after-dinner venue, the Lido Lounge - located towards the stern of the ship on Lido Deck - is a great place to sit, relax and catch up with friends over a cold pint, an exotic cocktail, one of the fine premium gins on offer from our gin menu, or even something light, refreshing and non-alcoholic; or to dance the night away to fantastic live music performed by the resident band and singers.

Morning Light Pub<

Decorated to resemble a British pub or inn but with a Scandinavian twist, the Morning Light Pub has a welcoming atmosphere and charming traditional style. Open throughout the day and the evening, it's the ideal place to relax and socialise with friends and fellow guests.

You could enjoy a quick pint or a glass of wine at lunch before spending the afternoon ashore; stop by for a pre-dinner drink; or stop-by in the late evening and relax with a few glasses of your favourite tipple before retiring to your room for a comfortable night's sleep.


Located towards the bow of the ship on Marquee Deck and boasting spectacular panoramic views, the Observatory Lounge is a wonderful place to enjoy a pre-dinner drink. Sit around the bar in the centre of the lounge, or perhaps take a seat by one of the large windows and lose yourself in the stunning sights while listening to the twinkling sounds of a grand piano.

The Observatory Lounge is also the venue for our premium Traditional Afternoon Tea service, which offers guests a selection of delicious sandwiches, cakes, pastries and scones accompanied by premium teas and unforgettable views.

The Bookmark Cafe<

Located on Lido Deck, the Bookmark Cafe is an indulgent delight that's not to be missed. You'll find an assortment of delectable chocolates to devour here, from extravagant champagne truffles to melt-in-your-mouth caramel hearts, alongside a tempting menu of specialty hot drinks - choose from Taylors of Harrogate's intense coffees and a selection of traditional teas such as earl grey and English breakfast.

Satisfy your sweet tooth and cater to your caffeine cravings in the most unforgettable way while cruising the world's waterways aboard Boudicca.

Marquee Bar<

The Marquee Bar - located towards the stern of the ship on Marquee Deck - is the ideal place to take a break from relaxing in the sunshine next to the nearby pool. Find shade under the awning at the bar, where you could chat to your hearts content with the friendly staff; or perhaps grab a table with friends and watch the world sail by over a glass of your favourite tipple.

Enjoy a cold beer, a fruity wine, exotic cocktail or treat yourself to premium gins such as The Botanist Islay or Bols Jonge, perfectly complemented by Fevertree tonic water. Delicious light bites can be ordered at the Marquee Bar too - perfect if you're peckish but don't want to head inside and leave the sunshine behind.

The Oriental Room<

A new addition to the ship's selection of inviting bars and lounges, The Oriental Room brings a touch of far-eastern style and opulence to the Lounge Deck on board Boudicca, with its exotic decor, elegant furnishings and menu of quality teas and herbal infusions providing an authentic taste of the Orient.

You can enjoy a selection of oolong, black, green and white teas from China, Japan and Taiwan, as well as a few favourite blends from back home, such as Earl Grey and English Chamomile. If you prefer something cold and refreshing, the choice of tea cocktails and delicious bottled beer from the Far East, including Tiger and Tsingtao, are sure to tempt too.


Dining on board Boudicca is always an unforgettable experience. From starting your days with a perfectly cooked breakfast every morning, or a healthy option if you prefer, to enjoying five-course a la carte meals or delicious self-service buffets in the evening, we're sure you'll savour every last morsel.

Choose from the stylish and intimate Four Seasons, Tintagal and Indian Ocean restaurants and enjoy a formal dining experience while our friendly, attentive waiters cater to your every need; or perhaps enjoy a buffet in the more relaxed setting of the Secret Garden Cafe - perfect for a quick lunch or refueling in the evening after an exciting day ashore. In warm weather, the extra-special al fresco dining experience on offer at The Grill by The Poolside, which combines spectacular dishes with a setting to match, is not-to-be-missed.

Dining included:<

  • Breakfast: a la carte & buffet
  • Lunch: a la carte & buffet
  • Afternoon Tea: a la carte & buffet
  • Dinner: a la carte & buffet
  • Supper Club: Buffet


  • The Grill | 20 pounds per person
  • Premium Afternoon Tea | 7.95p
  • The Bookmark Cafe | coffees & chocolates

Main Dining<

  • Four Seasons<

    The largest and main restaurant on board Boudicca. Tastefully decorated in mellow brown and cream tones with striking artwork hung around the room, the Four Seasons offers formal dining in a stylish and more traditional setting.

    Guests can enjoy their delicious five-course a la carte meal on an intimate table for two, or on a table for up to eight guests - perfect for making new friends over sumptuous food and wine, or simply catching up with fellow travellers you may have met before.

  • Tintagel<

    Beautifully decorated, the Tintagel - located next to the Four Seasons on Lounge Deck 6 - assumes an air of timeless elegance and charm. Serving the same menu as the Four Seasons, the Tintagel also offers formal a la carte dining in a stylish and traditional setting; with varied table sizes to choose from when you book.

    Experience the warm, cosy and welcoming atmosphere, enjoy a glass or two of your favourite wine with your friends and loved ones, and take in spectacular views as attentive waiters serve you with five courses of delicious food freshly prepared by our expert chefs.

  • Indian Ocean restaurant<

    A new addition for 2018, the Indian Ocean restaurant takes the place of The Heligan Room as the smallest dining venue on board Boudicca. Refreshed with new decor and furnishings, this venue still offers the same fantastic five-course a la carte meals served in the larger Four Seasons and Tintagel restaurants, but in an intimate, Indian Ocean-themed setting.

    It's the perfect place to enjoy a romantic dinner for two, or an extra special dining experience with a group of friends and loved ones. Enjoy stunning views, great company and exquisite food in a cosy, comfortable and relaxing setting while our friendly waiters take care of everything for you. Restaurant currently under refurbishment.

Relaxed Dining<

  • The Secret Garden Cafe<

    The beautiful Secret Garden Cafe is Boudicca's less formal, buffet-style dining venue - perfect if you prefer not to dine at a set time and without fixed seating. Beautifully decorated in an oriental theme, with Japanese style decor and pretty fretwork screens, the Secret Garden Cafe - though more relaxed than Boudicca's main restaurants - offers a fantastic selection of delicious dishes in a warm and welcoming environment.

    Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and even late-night snacks, you can spend the whole day exploring ashore or relaxing on deck, safe in the knowledge there's a flexible, open seating dining option available.

Speciality Dining<

  • The Grill at The Poolside<

    For an extra special dining experience, book a table at The Grill at The Poolside for al fresco dining at its finest.

    Open in warm weather, The Grill - located towards the stern of the ship by the poolside on Lounge Deck 6 - combines the relaxing sounds of the ocean with incredible views and fantastic food - a real feast for all the senses. Indulge at lunchtime, or perhaps treat yourself to The Grill's premium dinner menu in the evening - a unique experience that's not to be missed.

Room Service<

All rooms and Suites have tea and coffee making facilities as standard, so you can enjoy a pick-me-up first thing, and a relaxing drink at the end of the day. For those times when you'd like something more while you're in your home-from-home at sea you can also order room service up until 11pm every day.

Continental breakfast can be ordered in advance for delivery at your preferred time, while snacks are available from 10am onwards. Should you prefer not to head to the restaurants, short lunch and dinner menus are also available. Whatever the time of day, you'll never be hungry on a Fred. Olsen cruise.

Afternoon Tea<

Each day complimentary afternoon tea is served, with sandwiches, scones and cakes, along with fresh tea and coffee, always a popular choice.

On some days guests can book a very select experience: Traditional Premium Afternoon Tea. Enjoy beautiful views from the stylish Observatory Lounge, with musical accompaniment from our on board pianist and the careful attention of white-gloved waiters.

Your choice from a selection of premium teas by Taylors of Harrogate is served in porcelain teapots, along with elegant finger sandwiches, pastries and warm scones with jam and clotted cream. Such civilised indulgence - and all for only 7.95 pounds per person*.


Boudicca's selection of daily activities, shows and performances are sure to keep you entertained, no matter how you choose to make the most of your time on board your smaller cruise ship. By day, Boudicca's comfortable lounges and welcoming bars are often the venue for informative talks, fascinating lectures and hands-on classes, as well as brain-teasing quizzes and friendly games of bridge or bingo. Then in the evening, they come to life with the sights and sounds of fantastic live shows, including classic cabaret, hilarious stand-up comedy and music from a talented line up of resident performers.

A traditional, classically-designed cruise ship, Boudicca also boasts inviting open decks and outside spaces where guests can simply sit back and enjoy the sunshine; or take in spectacular ocean and scenic views over a cocktail or a glass of their favourite tipple. There's ample space to relax and plenty of sunloungers and seating on Sun Deck and Marquee Deck, which, with its pool and convenient bar, is perfect for sail away parties; while taking a stroll along Lido Deck's open promenade is a great way to work-off your holiday indulgences.

Daytime activities<

Whilst on board Boudicca you'll be treated to guest speakers and performers, art and craft lessons and fun quizzes, along with Yoga, Pilates and other fitness activities to suit your needs and interests. Most daytime activities will be held either out on deck in the sea air, or at the Neptune Lounge, comfortable Morning Light Pub or the sociable Lido Lounge, with open views out to sea.

On sea days, it's our pleasure to inspire you with the chance to learn new hobbies or skills. You could choose from photography talks, ballroom dancing lessons, singing and language classes, theatre workshops or even watercolour tutorials. Activities vary from cruise to cruise and are highlighted each day in your copy of the Daily Times.

Guest Speakers<

Our range of fascinating lectures from leading experts are always popular on board. Previous subjects have included wine tasting, the sky at night, maritime history and piloting Concorde.

Equally, guests value an insight into the destination they're heading to our knowledgeable port lecturers share all the information you'll need for venturing ashore, so you can be confident of making the most of your time in each port of call.

On board Boudicca, the comfortable and spacious Neptune Lounge provides the ideal venue for these talks, with plenty of seating available and friendly staff on hand to serve you with your favourite tipple as you enrich your cruise experience.

Evening entertainment<

When the lights go down on board Braemar, we'll treat you to a selection of live shows ranging from music and cabaret to quick-fire stand-up comedy. Just relax, sit back and enjoy the fabulous acts with your favourite tipple or cocktail in the Neptune Lounge. After the main show, there's usually a chance to catch a set from our Ship's Orchestra and show-off your dance moves. With our talented Dance Hosts on hand, no-one goes too long without a dance partner.

As well as enjoying the evening show, you can join new-found friends in the Lido Lounge to enjoy performances from talented solo and double acts over a sociable drink; dance the night away to tunes performed by your ship's resident band in the Neptune Lounge; or even take a moonlight stroll out on the open decks. For a magical end to your evening, head to the Observatory to enjoy a late-night drink accompanied by the sounds of a twinkling grand piano.

Facilities and Amenities

As well as a choice of comfortable accommodation, dining venues, bars and lounges, all of which have been refreshed and refurbished as part of the ship's thorough refit in March 2018, Boudicca features all the facilities and amenities you need for a comfortable, restful and stress-free stay on board, including heated pools and bubbling jacuzzis, a well-stocked library and even a self-service Laundry Room.

Pools & Jacuzzis<

There are three heated saltwater pools to choose from aboard Boudicca, so whether you're hoping to stay in shape with a few lengths every morning or simply need to cool down on a sunny sea day, you'll always find somewhere suitable. The Marquee Pool on Marquee Deck is perfect for a quick dip after catching some rays on Sun Deck; while the two pools located towards the stern of the ship on Lounge Deck are suitable for swimming and water-based exercise such as aqua aerobics - ideal for working-off those delicious indulgences from the night before. You'll also find two hot, bubbling Jacuzzis next to the pools on Lounge Deck too, where you can sit back, relax and enjoy the view.

By each pool you'll find plenty of comfortable sun loungers and ample open deck space too, providing somewhere to simply relax and enjoy the scenery and sea air as the friendly, attentive staff bring you your choice of refreshment throughout the day.


Located in the Bookmark Cafe on Lido Deck, Boudicca's well-appointed library provides a wide variety of books and publications, including some large print books, to delve into, accompanied by speciality coffees, teas and tempting chocolates served at this quiet, comfortable space.

As well as losing themselves in a good book as the world drifts by, guests can stop-by the Library for a traditional board games such as chess and drafts, or have a go at large, challenging jigsaw puzzles available too.

Gaming Tables<

Try your hand at Blackjack or Roulette at Boudicca's Gaming Tables, located portside on Lounge Deck. Perhaps attend one of our daytime teaching sessions to improve your game and learn how to win big, then put your skills into practice in the evenings against our friendly croupiers, your new-found friends and fellow guests.

Please note: games of chance may not be charged back to your on board account.

Card Room<

Featuring plenty of card tables and comfortable chairs, the Card Room on board Boudicca provides guests with a quiet, relaxing space to enjoy a competitive hand or two, or simply a bit of fun. Bridge is always a popular pursuit on board, so you're sure to find players up for a challenge. On some cruises, Bridge tuition is on offer to help you develop your skills.

If you prefer, asides from playing cards, there are jigsaws and board games for you to have a go at too.

Laundry Room<

One of the treats of being on board your cruise ship is to leave behind the routine chores. And of course, there is a comprehensive on board laundry service which your stewardess will be pleased to arrange for you. Full details and prices for this service can be found in your Welcome Pack waiting in your room.

However, we do appreciate that occasionally there may be items you wish to deal with yourself, and the self-service Laundry Room, located on Main Deck, is fully equipped with washing machines, tumble dryers and ironing facilities. A particularly useful facility for those guests enjoying a longer cruise holiday.

Relaxation and Fitness

When you choose to discover the world on board Boudicca you're in for a restful and invigorating holiday. A traditional, classically-designed cruise ship, Boudicca features plenty of inviting open decks, a beautiful open promenade and comfortable public areas that provide guests with ample space to relax under glorious sunshine and moonlit skies; admire spectacular scenes as they appear on the horizon; and simply indulge in some well-earned time away from it all.

Feel energised<

Whatever you choose to do each day, every moment you spend on board Boudicca will be rewarding and invigorating. You can enjoy a sunrise strolls along the promenade followed by hours of sunbathing on the Sun Deck; sit by your pick of the ship's pools with a refreshing cocktail in hand; unwind in the bubbling jacuzzis or at the sauna and steam rooms; lose yourself in good book from the well-stocked library; or even try your hand at card games and arts & crafts.

Time on board Boudicca is time to experience pure relaxation and indulgence, however that doesn't mean you can't stay in shape on holiday too. There's a fully-equipped Fitness Centre for guests to use with our compliments, perfect for working-off that extra dish at dinner or that second glass of your favourite tipple. We also offer variety of yoga, aerobics and Pilates classes which are suitable for everyone, from beginners to regular gym-goers.

Pamper yourself at the Atlantis Spa<

Refresh the mind and revive the body at Boudicca's haven of relaxation. The soothing surroundings of the Atlantis Spa is where you can really treat yourself.

Situated on Atlantic Deck and open daily between 8am & 8pm, this luxurious spa offers a wide range of beauty and relaxation treatments, including massages, facials, manicures, pedicures and hairdressing. Perhaps try out a new style for your holiday; get set for a formal evening or special occasion; or simply unwind after a busy day of exploring ashore.

Atlantis Spa Treatments<

  • Facial Treatments
  • Body Treatments
  • Massage Treatments
  • Manicure & Pedicure
  • Waxing & Tinting
  • Hair Styling & Colouring
  • Fitness
  • Packages

Ship Summary

Named after the British warrior Queen, Boudicca has built up a loyal following of guests who appreciate a sense of class and timeless elegance not seen or experienced on modern 'megaships'. On board, in keeping with the Fred. Olsen fleet, the emphasis is on providing an intimate and more traditional cruise experience, ensuring guests disembark after their relaxing and rewarding holiday as friends, not just customers.

Up to 880 guests can cruise aboard Boudicca, which, thanks to an extensive refurbishment of the ship's suites, bedrooms, restaurants, lounges and facilities, will continue to show you the world in comfort and style for many years to come. As you explore the globe you can indulge yourself with delicious dinners in the Four Seasons, Tintagel or the Heligan Room restaurants; take a dip in one of the three heated pools; watch a show in the Neptune Lounge; simply relax on the Sun Deck; enjoy al fresco dining at The Grill; and much more, without ever feeling overcrowded. Cruising alongside hundreds, not thousands of like-minded travellers also ensures that staff on board Boudicca can provide Fred. Olsen's renowned personal, attentive service, catering to your every want and need.

Balcony Room


Bridge Deck 8. It has a balcony, bathroom with shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts). Smoking is permitted on room balconies. Please note that lifeboats and life rafts may affect views from selected deck 8 balconies.

Balcony Suite


Bridge Deck 8. It is equipped with a bedroom & sitting area, picture windows and balcony, bathroom with bath and/or shower. All cabins are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts). Smoking is permitted on room balconies. Please note, rooms on bridge deck may have restricted views from the lifeboats.

Interior Room



Atlantic Deck 4. It has a bathroom with a shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts).

Junior Suite


Main Deck. This suite has a seating area, picture window and bathroom with bathtub and shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts).

Marquee Suite


Marquee Deck 9. They have a sitting area with floor to ceiling windows, a balcony and bathroom with bathtub and shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts). Smoking is permitted on room balconies.

Ocean View




Atlantic Deck 4. It has a picture window and a bathroom with a bath and/or shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts).

Premier Suite


Approx.550 sq.ft. Bedroom & sitting room, floor to ceiling windows, bathroom with bathtub and shower, hairdryers, mini-bar, television, VCR, refrigerator, verandah.

Single Balcony Suite


Bridge Deck 8. It has a balcony and bathroom with bathtub and/or shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts). Smoking is permitted on room balconies. Please note that lifeboats and life rafts may affect views from all deck 8 & 9 balconies.

Single Inside Cabin


Approx.150 sq.ft. Bathroom with shower, hairdryer, television.

Single Interior Room



Main Deck 5. It has a bathroom with a shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts).

Single Ocean View



Main Deck 5 and Atlantic Deck 4. It has a picture window and a bathroom with a bath and/or shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts).

Single Superior Balcony


Bridge Deck 8. It has a balcony, bathroom with shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts). Smoking is permitted on room balconies. Please note that lifeboats and life rafts may affect views from selected deck 8 balconies.

Superior Junior Suite


Most Suites feature an en-suite with a bath (and a shower over the bath), although some en-suites are fitted with a shower. All suites are equipped with a television, a telephone, hairdryer, air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities, refrigerator and mini-bar. Guests also benefit from our Suite Dreams package, which includes a welcome bottle of sparkling wine. *NOTE* The Suite Dreams package is not available for guests in Superior Junior and Junior Suites.

Superior Ocean View




Lido deck 7. It has a picture window and a bathroom with a bath and/or shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts).

Superior Suite


Marquee Deck 9 and Bridge Deck 8. These suites have a separate sitting area, balcony, bathroom with bathtub and/or shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts). Smoking is permitted on room balconies. Please note that lifeboats and life rafts may affect views from all deck 8 & 9 balconies.

Terrace Balcony Room


Bridge Deck 8. It has a balcony, bathroom with shower. All rooms are non-smoking, have 24 hour room service and require a European 2 pin plug (220 volts). Smoking is permitted on room balconies. Please note that lifeboats and life rafts may affect views from selected deck 8 balconies. Adapted rooms available.

Terrace Balcony Suite


Inside your room youll find theres ample room to relax too, as well as everything you need for a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Amenities include an en-suite with a shower or bath (with a shower over the bath), a desk, telephone, television, hairdryer, air conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.


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All prices and offers shown are subject to change and availability at the time of enquiry. Prices are based on two people sharing unless otherwise stated and are subject to the Tour Operator's terms and conditions. Flight and cabin supplements may also apply.