General cruise info

Dress code

Daytime dress code is casual although you are asked to adhere to appropriate dress codes in the main restaurants.

Formal Nights: Ladies suggested attire is a cocktail or evening dress . For gentlemen we recommend a dinner suit or smart lounge suit.

Informal Nights: Ladies suggested attire is cocktail dress, smart dress or trouser suit. For gentlemen a lounge suit or smart jacket and tie.

Casual Nights: Normally the frst and last night of your cruise the dress choice is entirely yours, however please wear appropriate attire in the restaurants.


For your greater convenience an automatic tipping system is in operation on all ships, so instead of worrying about how much or when to tip an amount of £5 per person per night will be debited to your on board account with Cruise and Maritime (this reduces to £4 per person per night on cruises of 16 nights or more). Fred Olsen ships debit £4 per person per night to your on board account.


For safety reasons luggage should not exceed 20kg, all baggage will be stored in your cabin. We would suggest one piece of luggage per person plus one piece of hand luggage.


It should be noted that cruise itineraries are subject to amendment. Should major changes to the ports of call, other than timing adjustments or the order in which they are visited become necessary we shall endeavour to notify you in advance. Please note that in the event of adverse weather or sea conditions that prevent a vessel from calling at one of the scheduled ports of call alternative arrangements will be made where possible. Rotating of the ports of call may vary due to congestion. Changes that do occur for these reasons would not be considered a material change.

Mobility/special needs

If you or a travelling companion has a mobility limitation or special need. It is essential you speak to us to discuss your requirements before you make a booking. Failure to notify us at the time of booking regarding any mobility aids may result in you being unable to board.


Each cabin on board Cruise and Maritime ships has the facility of a personal safe for your valuables and important papers. Safety deposit boxes are available at Reception on board Black Watch, a £5 refundable deposit is requested. Boudicca has a safe in each cabin . All cabins on Balmoral have an electric safe.

Shore excursions

An attractive programme of optional excursions is offered at each of our ports of call. The exact content and pricing of the programme is not yet fnalised. A shore excursion pack will be sent to you along with your pre-sailing information allowing you to pre-book before you board, alternatively tours can be booked while on board with the Shore Excursion Staff. All excursions are subject to availability and change.

Departing 12 October 2018 - tour code: OCCL819 - prices from

Glentons Brochure Price in Black

Travel 55 Discount Price in Red

Tel Glentons Reservations on 0844 5766107 and quote Travel 55 Ref: GH55 + Tour Code

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Standard single inside

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Price is per person based on two people sharing. Price includes:

Cabin as selected : all meals and snacks on board : Door to Door service* Free holiday insurance option

*see across for areas covered

All holidays subject to Glenton Terms and Conditions

Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

All holidays subject to Glenton Terms and Conditions

Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

Glenton Holidays
Canary Islands and Madeira

15 nights Cruise - 7% Discount

Prices from only £1441

Soak up the sunshine on this amazing autumn sailing around the captivating Canaries calling at Arrecife in lunar-like Lanzarote, luscious Las Palmas, the enchanting capital of Gran Canaria and Santa Cruz as we glide into terrific Tenerife.

Additional treats come in the shape of cosmopolitan Amsterdam, the soaring rock of Gibraltar and the seaport of Leixoes, gateway to historic Oporto.

To receive our 7% discount on this 15 night Canary Islands and Madeira cruise holiday with Glenton Holidays call them direct on 0844 5766 107 and quote the Travel 55 discount code GH55.

Glenton is Scotland’s only ABTA bonded coach holiday specialist. They are also bonded by ATOL providing extra financial security for all air holidays. If you book with an unbonded company you could well be risking your holiday and your hard earned money.

Glenton Holidays departing Scotland in association with Travel 55. To book call direct on 0844 5766 107 and quote Travel 55 code GH55 you will then receive a 7% discount from the Glenton Holidays brochure price. 

Holiday Highlights

• Amstgerdam

• Gibraltar

• Arrecife

• Las Palmas

• Santa Cruz de Tenerife

• Funchal

• Leixoes

Cruise & Maritime Voyages - Columbus

Columbus is Cruise and Maritime Voyages outstanding new flagship launched in 2017. This eye-catching ocean liner boasts spacious surroundings, an extensive choice of dining options, top notch entertainment and excellent leisure facilities including two heated swimming pools.

Cruise and Maritime Voyages - all this included in the fare

  • Delicious full board cuisine
  • Afternoon teas and late night snacks.
  • Captain’s Cocktail Party (cruises of 6 nights or more).
  • Self service tea & coffee (6am to midnight).
  • Big show entertainment, cabarets and classical interludes.
  • Daytime activities and leisure facilities.
  • Guest speaker and arts & crafts (cruises of 5 nights or more).
  • Porterage of luggage, port to cabin.

Ane remember, Cruise and Maritime Voyages offer ...

  • A more traditional and leisurely style cruising experience.
  • Smaller sized cruise ships accessible to more ports of call.
  • An excellent standard of friendly and attentive service.
  • A wide choice of wonderful excursions at most ports of call.

Door to Door Service*

Your holiday starts in style when a driver picks you up from your own front door – available to customers in the following areas:

Scotland: Within 35 miles of Glasgow, Hamilton, Edinburgh or Dunfermline (Cowal Peninsula and Bute excluded).

Yorkshire: Within 20 miles of Leeds or 5 miles of York.

North East: To customers from Morpeth to Middlesborough including Newcastle, Durham, Sunderland and surrounding area.

Please note some longer journeys may include a coach transfer element to reach your final destination.


Brochures requested. Click here to go to the brochures page.

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