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Hugely popular with British cruisers on the oceans, Fred Olsen also bring their much-loved cruising style to the rivers of Europe on their river cruise ship, Brabant. Cruising the Rhine, Danube, Moselle and Main, stopping off in such fantastic cities as Amsterdam, Budapest, Cologne and Basel, Fred Olsen bring the best of British cruising to the waterways of Europe, letting you explore by day before retiring to the comforts of their luxury hotel-style ship.


The food with Fred Olsen river cruises is one of the onboard highlights for passengers, with exceptional premium-level food served in an intimate atmosphere where you can easily make friends with your fellow guests. During a Fred Olsen river cruise all three meals are included, consisting of a breakfast buffet, laid-back lunch and varied dishes at the sit-down dinner. For those who find themselves feeling peckish during the day, complimentary 24-hour teas, coffees and biscuits are available in the Amadeus Club.


On a Fred Olsen river cruise the Panorama Bar is the heart of evening entertainment. With a drink in hand guests can sit back and enjoy a variety of live musical performances, from classic to contemporary. In addition, where possible, regional acts are invited onboard to give guests a deeper insight into the regions they visit along the way.


Brabant is excellently equipped for the modern river cruiser with complimentary Wi-Fi, a fitness room and wellness hot tub. When it comes to relaxing during the day the Amadeus Club is a peaceful spot where guests can enjoy reading the newspaper, playing card games and winding down. Outside and the Sun Deck provides fantastic views of the scenery, with the Lido Bar close by for your favourite drinks.

Fred Olsen River Cruises also plays host to guest lecturers, invited onboard to lead insightful lectures on a range of topics. From history and architecture to beer and espionage, this is the perfect opportunity to learn something new.


In your room you will find all the amenities you could want on your river cruise. Brabant rooms boast a flat-screen TV showing BBC and Sky News, a hairdryer, safe and remote controlled aircon, all designed to give you the most comfortable river cruise to your tastes. They are also designed to bring the outside in, with the French balconies’ floor-to-ceiling views giving you a truly romantic experience as you take in the views of Europe’s picturesque riverbanks in private.


Fred Olsen River Cruises offer immersive itineraries along Europe's beautiful waterways. Showing the highlights of each river, you'll get to experience the history and culture of each destination as you explore. Rivers include:

  • Moselle
  • Main
  • Rhine
  • Danube
  • Dutch and Belgian Waterways

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For departures up to 31st May 2020 - guests are able to transfer to an alternative 2020 sailing up until 48hrs prior to departure. For departures between 1st June & 31st December 2020 - guests may transfer their cruise to an alternative 2020 sailing up until 2 weeks prior to departure.

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