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01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Borealis

  • Ship Specifications
  • Cabins: 690
  • Passengers: 1360
  • Crew: 615

Borealis joins the Fred Olsen Cruises fleet in 2021, and represents the founding family's history and Norwegian heritage. Borealis is stylish, spacious and comfortable, with fewer than 1,4000 guests and offering a traditional style of cruising.

Bars and Lounges

Borealis features 11 spacious and comfortable bars and lounges, each with its own distinctive feel. The main evening show lounge in an impressive two-tiered venue for live after-dinner shows each evening.

Dining

Enjoy fine dining experiences in the elegant restaurants and dining venues with deliciously-tempting cuisine from a perfectly cooked breakfast to a five course a la carte dinner. The main restaurant is a grand two-tiered venue with classical, elegant decor and a variety of seating options. Guests can also choose to dine in one of Borealis' smaller supplementary dining venues, or the more relaxed buffet restaurant. The dress code in all restaurants is casual during the day, while the evening are usually smart-casual apart from the Formal Nights.

Entertainment

Fred Olsen are dedicated to ensuring the entertainment programme is packed with activities and memorable performances. The ship's facilities include two swimming pools, two jacuzzis, and impressive spa with nine treatment rooms, tennis and basketball courts, and a Culinary Theatre to host cookery classes and demonstrations. In the evenings, the theatre will host live shows including music, cabaret and comedy.

Accommodation

There is a wide choice of accommodation to suit each guest on Borealis. There are five suite categories, all of which feature a private balcony, and then the Terrace Cabin has sliding glass doors leading on to the walk-around Lower Promenade Deck. There is a choice of seven types of outside cabins which feature either a picture window or porthole, and a choice of interior cabins. Borealis also features over 50 single cabins, plus adapted cabins.

  • Deck Plans
  • Please choose a deckplan:

  • Deck 9
  • Cabin Categories
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    Interior
    The Interior cabins can be found on decks 1, 2 and 3, and are approximately 183 - 293 square feet in size. The room consists of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom features a shower only.
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    Interior
    The Interior cabins can be found on Decks 1 and 2, and are approximately 183 - 293 square feet in size. The room consists of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom features a shower only.
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    N
    Single Interior
    Our Single Interior cabins can be found on Deck 1 and 2, and are approximately 183 square feet in size. Each room features two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed and shower.
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    M
    Single Superior Interior
    Our Single Superior Interior cabins can be found on Decks 3 and 7 and are approximately 183 square feet in size. Each room features two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed and shower.
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    G
    Superior Interior
    The Superior Interior cabins can be found on Decks 3 and 6, and are approximately 183 -293 square feet in size. The room consists of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom features a shower only.
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    F
    Ocean View
    These Ocean View cabins can be found on Decks 1 and 2 and are approximately 140-214 square feet and feature a porthole window. The room consists of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom features a shower only.
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    K
    Single Ocean View
    Our Single Ocean View cabins can be found on decks 1, 2, & 3 and are approximately 214 square feet in size. Each cabin features a picture window with two single beds that can be converted into a queen-size bed. Most bathrooms have a bath and shower (unless indicated as shower only).
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    E
    Ocean View
    These Ocean View cabins can be found on Decks 1 and 2 and are approximately 214 square feet in size. These cabins feature large picture windows. The bedrooms consist of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed while the bathrooms feature both a bath and shower (unless indicated as shower only).
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    D
    Ocean View
    These Ocean View cabins can be found on Decks 1 and 2 and are approximately 214 square feet in size. These cabins feature large picture windows. The bedrooms consist of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed while the bathrooms feature both a bath and shower (unless indicated as shower only).
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    CO
    Superior Ocean View Fully Restricted
    These cabins can be found on Deck 3 and feature a picture window, but with a fully obstructed view. They are approximately 214 square feet in size. The cabins feature two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed and a bathroom with shower (Unless indicated as shower only).
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    C
    Superior Ocean View
    Our Superior Ocean View cabins can be found on Deck 2, midship, and are approximately 214 square feet in size. Each cabin features a large ocean view with a window, while the bedrooms consist of two single beds that can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom features both a bath and shower.
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    B
    Superior Ocean View
    Our Superior Ocean View cabins are found on Deck 6 and 3, all featuring a large ocean view window. These cabins are approximately 214 square feet in size. The bedroom consists of two single beds which can be converted into one queen-size bed, while the bathroom has both a bath and shower (unless indicated as shower only).
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    TC
    Terrace Cabin
    Our Terrace Cabins can be found on Deck 3, midship and are approximately 218 square feet. The bedroom features two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom has both a bath and shower. Sliding glass doors lead onto the walk-around Lower Promenade Deck.
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    JB
    Single Balcony Suite
    These Suites can be found on Deck 6 and range from 244 to 283 square feet with floor to ceiling windows leading onto a private balcony. Featuring two single beds that can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom has a whirlpool bath and shower (unless indicated as shower only). Additional features include a sitting area, mini-bar, and refrigerator.
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    BJ
    Balcony Junior Suite
    Our Balcony Junior Suites are located on Deck 7 and 6 and are approximately 244 to 283 square feet in size. The bedroom feature two single beds that can be converted into one queen-size bed, while the bathroom features a whirlpool bath & shower (unless indicated as shower only). There is a sitting area with floor to ceiling windows that lead to a private balcony. A mini-bar and refrigerator are also included in our Balcony Junior Suites.
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    BS
    Balcony Suite
    Our Balcony Suites are located on Deck 7 and 6 and are approximately 292-337 square feet in size. The bedroom feature two single beds that can be converted into one queen-size bed, while the bathroom features a whirlpool bath & shower (unless indicated as shower only). There is a sitting area with floor to ceiling windows that lead to a private balcony. A mini-bar and refrigerator are also included in our Balcony Suites.
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    PS
    Premier Suite
    Our Premier Suites are located on Deck 7 and are approximately 568-644 square feet in size. The bedroom has one king-size bed with a bathroom featuring a whirlpool bath and shower. A large sitting area with floor to ceiling windows leads onto a private balcony. Each suite also includes a dressing room, sofa, mini-bar and fridge.
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    FD
    Ocean View - Adapted Cabin
    These Ocean View cabins can be found on Deck 1 and are approximately 140 to 214 square feet and feature a porthole window. The accessible cabin consists of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed, with single side approach to the bed. The bathroom features a roll-in shower only.
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    BD
    Superior Ocean View - Adapted Cabin
    These Superior Ocean View adapted cabins can be found on Deck 3 and 6 and are approximately 214 square feet in size. The accessible cabin consists of two single beds that can be converted into a queen-size bed, with the bathroom featuring a roll-in shower only.
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    PSD
    Suite - Adapted Cabin
    The Premier Adapted Suites are located on Deck 7 and are approximately 568-644 square feet in size. Floor to ceiling windows leads onto a private balcony. Each accessible suite features a king-size bed, with single side approach to the bed, bathtub & roll-in shower. Each suite also features a large sitting area, dressing room, sofa, mini-bar and fridge.
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    BJD
    Suite - Adapted Cabin
    The Balcony Junior Suite Adapted Suites can be found on Deck 7 & 6 and are approximately 244-283 square feet in size. Floor to ceiling windows leads onto a private balcony area. Each accessible Suite consists of two single beds which can be converted into a queen-size bed. The bathroom features a roll-in shower. Suites also include a sitting area, mini-bar and refrigerator.