Fantastic Fred Olsen

Balmoral Cruise Review to Baltic

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 39

Overall rating:

4 out of 5

Uncrowded Baltic

Sail date: October 06, 2019

Ship: Balmoral

Cabin type: Oceanview

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

As a solo traveller I felt very comfortable aboard the Balmoral. Would go with Fred Olsen again.


4 out of 5
Not good. Seems had problems with illness on ship from previous passengers so we had to wait for about 2 hours before we could get on ship

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Only used main dining room but food, drink and service wonderful

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5


1 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
First class service always with a smile

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean and well maintained

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Very satisfactory

Ship tip

Just enjoy the experience

Ports of call

Copenhagen, Denmark

2 out of 5
Too wet to go out

Helsinki, Finland

4 out of 5
No excursion. Did own thing. Lovely port

St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

4 out of 5
First excursion excellent. Second not worth the money

Tallinn, Estonia

4 out of 5
Beautiful excursion

Oslo, Norway

4 out of 5
Did own thing, very nice.


1 out of 5
Easy but wet.
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