As good as it gets !

Balmoral Cruise Review to Scandinavia

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 16

Overall rating:

5 out of 5

Five-Night Fjords

Sail date: August 23, 2017

Ship: Balmoral

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 5043

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

First time having been on a cruise and the experience was far better than expected. Will consider using Fred Olsen for our 50th wedding anniversary in February 2018. Very pleased.


5 out of 5
Smooth and well organised

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Shows were great.


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
All clean and very well maintained.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Much better than expected in all areas.

Ship tip

Go for it.

Ports of call

Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

5 out of 5
Disembarked, well organised both ways.

Bergen, Norway

5 out of 5
Lovely views


5 out of 5
Lovely walk around area


5 out of 5
Smooth and well organised.
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