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Black Watch is sleek, intimate and harks back to the days when cruise ships were revered for their style and charm. The ultimate home-from-home at sea; Black Watch is spacious with a friendly and familiar feel, and provides guests with a traditional cruise experience rather than gimmicks such as climbing walls and on board bumper cars. This is further enhanced by the ship’s attentive staff who strive to offer Fred. Olsen’s renowned personal service and remember the important things, such as your name, your favourite tipple and how you like your breakfast.

Having undergone a thorough refurbishment in late 2016, Black Watch features a selection of stylish suites and rooms, restaurants and spacious public rooms that provide up to 804 guests with everything needed for a comfortable, enjoyable and stress-free holiday, while retaining the elegant style of a traditional cruise ship. Black Watch has five dining venues, including the Glentanar Restaurant, the oriental-inspired Orchid Room and the new The Poolside; welcoming bars and lounges offering an extravanganza of music, dance, comedy and selection of drinks including premium gin; inviting open deck spaces; and a teak-lined promenade. What’s more, smart TVs, mini-bars and an upgraded 4K, 3D cinema, mean Black Watch is better equipped for future adventures than ever before.

Get even closer with Fred. Olsen RIBs

Thanks to her classic design and compact dimensions, Black Watch can sail beautiful, size-restricted waterways larger ships simply can’t access and dock just a short distance from the very heart of stunning destinations around the world. And now, thanks to theaddition of all-new Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIBs), guests on board Black Watch can – wherever possible – take their exploration to the next level, with chances to get even closer to the destination than ever before with Fred. Olsen.

Ship Information

Tonnage (GRT) 28,613
Rooms 423
Passengers 804 (standard occupancy)
Crew 330
Length 205.47m
Restaurants Five
Facilities Swimming pool | Spa | Gym | Jacuzzi