Braemar

A timeless style flows throughout Braemar's interiors. Large windows bathe the ship's public areas in natural light and provide spectacular views, and the polished wooden fixtures, decadent fabrics and elegant∘ décor assume the feel of a traditional country house hotel. 

Capable of comfortably accommodating up to 929 passengers, Braemar has a uncrowded, intimate feel, with friendly staff providing a fantastic∘ level personal, attentive service and catering to your every need. On board, guests can enjoy an unforgettable cruise holiday in the comfort∘ and ample space of recently refreshed rooms and suites, and updated restaurants, bars and lounges offering sumptuous cuisine, a wide range of beers, wines and spirits, and fantastic daily entertainment from talented performers. 

Specifications
  • Size medium
  • Style Classic
  • Type ocean
  • Year of launch 1993
  • Year of last refit 2017
  • Gross tonnage 24344t
  • Length 195.92m
  • Width 22.5m
  • Speed 17kts
  • Decks 7
  • Language English
  • Currency Pound Sterling (£)
  • No. of passengers 929
  • No. of crew 371
  • No. of cabins 485
  • -wheelchair access 4
Unique Features

Braemar is the shortest of the four ocean-going ships in the Fred. Olsen fleet, it is perfect for cruising rivers and bringing you closer to the heart and highlights of towns and cities across Europe and beyond.

One of the focal points on Braemar is the beautifully painted, five-deck-high Atrium area, while the cascading outside decks at the stern enhance∘ the ship's elegant profile and offer stunning vistas no matter which outside deck you're on.

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Gratuities

Typically, gratuities are charged at £5.00 per person, per day for guests aged 12 and over. This amount is split equally between your stewardess and restaurant∘ waiter, and will be automatically added to your on board account. While very much appreciated, these gratuities are voluntary, and therefore can be adjusted or removed completely at Guest Services on board the ship if you wish

Facilities
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Designated areas only
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Accommodation

Five main types of cabin are available – Suites, Balcony, Outside, Inside and Single – each with 24-hour room service. All rooms include an interactive∘ TV, hair dryer, safe, wardrobe and drawer space.

Decks
Dining

Two restaurants, a café and a range of casual snack options are available onboard, as well as a choice of set dinner times or freedom dining in relaxed or formal surroundings. Special themed dinners are also available on certain nights.

Entertainment

Entertainment onboard Braemar is varied with large selection of lounges, each with their own atmosphere. From live comedians to card rooms, you're bound to find something to entertain yourself whilst onboard, whether you're looking to have some fun, or just relax for a bit.

Health and fitness

A selection of health, fitness, beauty and relaxation areas are available onboard. From The Atlantis Spa & Salon to the state-of-the-art Fitness∘ Centre, where you can work up a sweat in one of the many fitness classes on offer.

Kids and Teens

During the Easter, Summer and Christmas holidays only, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines offer organised and hosted children’s activities within the Little Skippers Club∘ subject to a minimum number of children booked on the cruise. The Little Skippers Club supervises children from ages 5-11, with Children’s Hosts arranging meet and greets with parents and children when they embark.

The Little Skippers Club offers a wide range of activities including games, contests, scavenger hunts, sports and fitness instruction, arts and crafts, pizza making and cooking sessions, pool and swimming sessions, discos, karaoke and kids bingo.

Enrichment

Fred. Olsen offers an interesting array of guest speakers to discuss various∘ subjects including upcoming destinations. These are available on the Vista themed cruises.

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