Balmoral Overview

The Balmoral is the grandest vessel in the Fred Olsen Cruise line but still offers guests an intimate home-away-from-home atmosphere. Enjoy Scottish themed public rooms such as the Ballindalloch restaurant with its traditional dining and mouth watering cuisine. Guests can also dine casually at the Palms Cafe or enjoy a festive beverage at the Morning Light Pub. Work on your tan poolside while reading a good novel that you found at the onboard library, relax in the Jacuzzi or splurge on a luxurious spa treatment. At night catch the main show and dancing in the Neptune and Lido Lounges. Along with comfortable and inviting accommodations and friendly staff the Balmoral is the perfect way to explore the world.

Balmoral Ship Stats

  • Price:
    $$$$
  • Size: M
  • Total Passengers: 1,350
  • Total Crew: 510
  • Passenger to Crew Ratio: 2.65
  • Built: May 1988
  • Number of Decks: 9
  • Total Cabins: 0
  • Cabin Categories: 21
  • Gross Tonnage: 43,537
  • Length: 715
  • Beam: 92

Balmoral Cabins

21 cabin categories.

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Inside Cabin Inside
Avg. Cost: $120/night
Oceanview Cabin Oceanview
Avg. Cost: $143/night
Balcony Balcony
Avg. Cost: $244/night
Suite Cabin Suite
Avg. Cost: $267/night

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Balmoral Dining

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Avon Restaurant Avon Restaurant
Spey Restaurant Spey Restaurant
Palms Cafe Palms Cafe

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Balmoral Onboard Activities

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Gaming Tables Gaming Tables
Observatory Lounge Observatory Lounge
Fitness Centre Fitness Centre
Marquee Bar Marquee Bar

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15 Balmoral Reviews

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5.0

Fjords cruise, really lovely staff,... by jjdaes

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Fjords cruise, really lovely staff, couldn't do enough for you. Food was always excellent in the MDR and our meal in the speciality restaurant was exceptional. There was enough going on on sea days to keep the other half entertained while I sat on the deck watching the world go by. This was our first cruise and now we are hooked.

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Was on short cruise last... by alisdair

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Was on short cruise last July from rosyth it was excellent and booked up for same cabin for this July .it is nice to go in smaller ship and service was very good, I hope it is still as good this July going round the Baltic

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4.9

Lovely German cruise by rabk

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Great cruise some excellent scenery especially going up the Kiel canal, recommend it

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Endymion69
Dec 22, 2017

Check the daily bulletin issued early evening as the following day's restaurant opening times may have changed.

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