Established in 1988, the business gathered pace with a series of high-street retail shops in East Anglia, which were later joined by agencies in Dorset and Hampshire. More recently, it has diversified online with the introduction of websites focusing on river cruising, city breaks and even expeditions to Antarctica and the North Pole. This is all provided by the Fred.\ Holidays brand, which continues to expand its online portfolio with authentic offerings all over the world. Additionally, Fred. Olsen Travel is the UK general sales agents for Star Clippers, Amadeus River Cruises and American Cruise Lines.
However you decide to book with us, you can be assured of a friendly and professional service by our travel experts. They all have first-hand experience and are well travelled, covering many holiday locations around the world.
Our strength is independence, ensuring that we can offer bespoke holidays by researching the best options from the whole travel market. Calling upon the widest choice of specialist travel companies, we will always aim to offer the right holiday at the right price.
If you are planning a journey for business, do not hesitate to let us take care of that too. Whether you are booking flights with EasyJet, Eurostar services, chauffeured cars, parking at a hotel or any other business travel requirements, we will always be able to source the most competitive price.
Finally, we have a dedicated group of cruise franchisees located in every corner of the country, offering a friendly and approachable service in their local area. This makes up our extensive GoCruise & Travel network, which offers the chance for you to start your own franchise too if you wish.
Interested in joining our team? Check out our careers page for all the latest opportunities.
We are a Member of ABTA, membership number (V3510). We are obliged to maintain a high standard of service to you by ABTA’s Code of Conduct. We can also offer you ABTA’s scheme for the resolution of disputes which is approved by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute. If we can’t resolve your complaint, go to www.abta.com to use ABTA’s simple procedure. Further information on the Code and ABTA’s assistance in resolving disputes can be found on www.abta.com.
All the flights and flight-inclusive holidays on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. When you pay you will be supplied with an ATOL Certificate. Please ask for it and check to ensure that everything you booked (flights, hotels and other services) is listed on it. Please see our booking conditions for further information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to: www.atol.org/ATOLCertificate.