travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Black Watch

travel42 Professional Ship Review

Black Watch, owned by Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, is a U.K.-based cruise launched in 1972. The 804-passenger ship is one of four in the Olsen fleet and travels through London, Southampton and Auckland.

Black Watch has many “regulars” and caters to cruisers who prefer a traditional cruise experience without a lot of extra activities. The focus tends to be on personalized, friendly service.

Black Watch is a seven-deck ship with a variety of cabins and suites ranging from 1...

Want to read the full Black Watch travel42 Cruise Ship Review?
Visit or call 1.866.566.8136 for a free trial.
Powered by Travel 24
OCG Class
Black Watch
Year Built1972
Year Last Refurbished2016
Capacity804 passengers
JDS Travel News JDS Viewpoints JDS Africa/MI