wonderful Amsterdam

Black Watch Cruise Review to Europe

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 23

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Black Watch

France & Belgium Break

Sail date: August 10, 2017

Ship: Black Watch

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 5009

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review summary

I found a three day cruise too short, you unpack, settle in, visit the destination, then re-pack and get ready to disembark, I would definatley visit Amsterdam again, but not on such a short cruise


5 out of 5
fantastic, very quick and efficient

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
the food was good, but the evening dinner menu was uninspiring with not as much choice as on previous Fred Olsen cruises

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
only on a short cruise, so didn't really use Onboard facilities


We didnt go to any shows

Children's Programs

all our kids are grown up

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
always good on Fred Olsen cruises

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Black Watch is a nice little ship, cosy, friendly, and still plenty of areas to go to get away from the crowds

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
excellent, clean, will consider using this cabin again

Ship tip

if you Drink coke, take your own, they for some reason dont serve it onboard ship

Ports of call

Southampton (London), England Did not visit port

Amsterdam, Netherlands

5 out of 5
wonderful experience, will definately visit this city again


5 out of 5
quick and efficient
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