SAVE 15% ON ALL WISH-LIST TOURS
USE CODE ICONIC15

Cruises from UK ports

  • Destination or cruise
  • Any Destination
  • Departure Port
  • Any Port
  • Departure month
  • Any Date
  • Passengers
  • 2
  • {{item.label}}
  • {{item.value ? item.displayValue : item.anyValue}}

CRUISES DEPARTING FROM THE UK

See the world and discover a collection of beautiful coastal destinations on an ocean cruise with Newmarket Holidays. Set sail on a voyage across the Atlantic to the Caribbean, cruise into the Baltic or embark upon a round-the-world odyssey.

Whether it's a four-night mini-cruise or a four-month world cruise, our unforgettable cruises departing from UK ports combine fascinating days with exciting nights in a variety of captivating destinations.

Set off on journeys north to the British Isles, the Norwegian Fjords or the Baltic Cities, or south along the coasts of France, Portugal and Spain, across to North Africa or out to the sun-kissed islands of the Atlantic. If you’re after a longer voyage, sail into the heart of the vibrant, colourful Amazonian rainforest, or explore the balmy, sun-kissed Caribbean isles.

Wherever you find yourself, our Ambassador Cruise Line and Fred Olsen cruises offer a memorable holiday. Enjoy each day as it comes, whether it brings a new adventure, a new experience to enjoy, a new view to discover, or new memories to be made. 

What's included?

  • Comfortable, stylish cabins and suites equipped with a Smart TV, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities, a fridge and individually controlled air conditioning
  • A tempting choice of cuisine every day throughout your cruise – with five-course à la carte dinners, casual breakfast and lunch buffets, late-night snacks and much more
  • Unlimited, self-service tea and coffee available 24hrs at selected venues, complimentary afternoon tea* with sandwiches and cakes, and in-room sandwiches and snacks
  • A full programme of evening entertainment, including cabaret shows, comedy, dancing and live music
  • Formal welcome and/or Captain’s Drinks Party and Gala Buffet
  • Full use of on board leisure facilities, including swimming pools, Jacuzzis and gym
  • A wide choice of engaging on board activities and lectures throughout the day
  • Luggage porterage between your cabin and the drop-off/pick-up point
  • All UK port taxes (where collectable in advance)

UK Departure Ports

No-fly cruises from UK departure ports.

Springtime Canary Islands & Portugal
  • Portugal, Madeira, Spain, Canary Islands
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Begin spring in style with an island-hopping adventure in the Canaries and Madeira
  • Explore volcanic landscapes and beautiful gardens, relax on sun-kissed beaches and more
  • Enjoy visits to the culture-rich Portuguese cities of Oporto and Lisbon too
  • 16 days from £1999pp
  • Newcastle
  • Balmoral
  • 02 April 2024
Explore
The Azores, Crossing the Path of the Solar Eclipse
  • France, Portugal, Azores, Madeira
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Explore volcanic sites in the Azores and go in search of resident whales and dolphins
  • See, smell and learn about the vibrant, fragrant flora of Madeira
  • Cross the path of the Solar Eclipse, for a chance to see the phenomenon before it finishes
  • 14 days from £2099pp
  • Southampton
  • Bolette
  • 04 April 2024
Explore
Two-Night Mini-Cruise
  • United Kingdom
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Two nights of Fred. Olsen’s small ship cruising experience
  • Enjoy delicious food, fantastic entertainment and attentive service
  • Relax and sample the magic of ocean cruising on Bolette
  • 3 days from £249pp
  • was £349pp
  • Southampton
  • Bolette
  • 17 April 2024
Explore
Discovering Scandinavian Islands & Capitals
  • Norway, Sweden, Estonia, Finland, Denmark
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Unforgettable scenic cruising combined with captivating city discoveries
  • Sail picturesque archipelagos on Borealis and take boat tours of city canals
  • Revel in the historic and cultural highlights of Copenhagen, Stockholm, Tallinn and more
  • 16 days from £1799pp
  • Southampton
  • Borealis
  • 17 April 2024
Explore
Natural Wonders of Iceland
  • Iceland
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Witness Iceland’s geology and geothermal activity in natural wonders and scenic landscapes
  • You can watch geysers and waterfalls, go whale watching and even snorkel the Silfra Fissure
  • Enjoy scenic cruising by Grímsey Island at sunset, past Hornstrandir and more
  • 10 days from £1099pp
  • Newcastle
  • Balmoral
  • 17 April 2024
Explore
Wonders & Wildlife of the Azores & Madeira
  • Portugal, Azores, Belize, Madeira
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Marvel at the wonders of beautiful Portuguese islands, from the sea and ashore
  • Explore volcanic sites in the Azores and go in search of resident whales and dolphins
  • See, smell and learn about the vibrant, fragrant flora of Madeira
  • 15 days from £2399pp
  • Liverpool
  • Bolette
  • 19 April 2024
Explore
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Admire the Langfoss and Fureberg waterfalls
  • Enjoy fjordland scenery from the Rauma Railway
  • Tour to the Briksdal Glacier from Olden
  • 8 days from £1399pp
  • Newcastle
  • Balmoral
  • 26 April 2024
Explore
  • A bank holiday break designed to provide plenty of traditional Dutch experiences
  • In Amsterdam, see the Keukenhof tulips in spring bloom and explore the iconic canals
  • Sail the peaceful Nieuwe Maas, then revel in Rotterdam’s unique, diverse architecture
  • 6 days from £949pp
  • Southampton
  • Borealis
  • 02 May 2024
Explore
Scenic Isles of Scotland in Five Nights
  • United Kingdom, Scotland, British Isles
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Enjoy a relaxing break amongst rugged Scottish scenery over the May Day Bank Holiday
  • Experience scenic cruising through wild waterways, by remote isles and dramatic rock formations
  • Visit Orkney and the Isle of Lewis for historic sites and yet more scenic highlights
  • 6 days from £1399pp
  • Liverpool
  • Bolette
  • 03 May 2024
Explore
  • View Itinerary Map
  • The perfect short break, this five-night escape provides a taste of fjordland exploration
  • You’ve chances to explore Bergen with a local, discover wonders surrounding Olden, and more
  • Experience scenic cruising of Nordfjord, and a sunset sail by Hornelen sea cliff
  • 6 days from £699pp
  • was £799pp
  • Newcastle
  • Balmoral
  • 03 May 2024
Explore
Wildlife and Culture of the Scenic Scottish Isles
  • United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, British Isles, Scotland
  • Fred.Olsen
  • Marvel at the volcanic Giant's Causeway
  • Go on a Scenic Discovery past Sumburgh Head
  • Spot marine and birdlife at two remote Scottish isles
  • 8 days from £799pp
  • was £1049pp
  • Southampton
  • Borealis
  • 07 May 2024
Explore
Colourful and Cosmopolitan Mediterranean with the Amalfi Coast
  • Morocco, Colombia, France, Italy, Gibraltar
  • Fred.Olsen
  • Enjoy views of the picturesque Amalfi Coast from the decks of Bolette
  • From Salerno, delve into Roman history in Cartagena and Pompeii
  • Tour from Sorrento to the active volcano of Mount Vesuvius
  • 18 days from £2799pp
  • Liverpool
  • Bolette
  • 08 May 2024
Explore
Norway's Arctic Islands and Mountainous Vistas from Rosyth
New
  • Greenland, Haiti, Norway
  • Fred.Olsen
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Explore Arctic Norway in the summertime
  • Witness the Midnight Sun and see Torghatten
  • Travel along the iconic Atlantic Ocean Road
Popular
  • 11 days from £1599pp
  • Rosyth
  • Balmoral
  • 17 June 2025
Explore
  • Experience smaller sized ship cruising
  • Enjoy delicious food & great entertainment
  • Sample ocean cruising with Fred. Olsen
  • 3 days from £349pp
  • Liverpool
  • Bolette
  • 04 January 2025
Explore
Island Hopping in the Caribbean
  • Portugal, Azores, Sint Maarten, Saint Kitts and Nevis, France … 
  • Fred.Olsen
  • Enjoy an island-hopping cocktail of winter sun and fascinating culture
  • Learn about the history of St. John's at English Harbour
  • Encounter marine life in Dominica and Barbados
  • 29 days from £3699pp
  • Portsmouth
  • Borealis
  • 04 January 2025
Explore
Gems of the Caribbean Sea
  • Netherlands, Portugal, Madeira, Canada, Sint Maarten … 
  • Ambassador
  • Journey to the Caribbean via Madeira, exploring the subtropical paradise of Bermuda
  • Immerse yourself in island life as you discover Road Town in Tortola and Philipsburg in St Maarte
  • Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic, known for its rich marine life and cultural heritage
  • 40 days from £2526pp
  • was £3158pp
  • Tilbury
  • Ambience
  • 05 January 2025
Explore
Discovering Spain and North Africa
  • Spain, Gibraltar, Colombia, Algeria, Morocco
  • Fred.Olsen
  • Delve into thousands of years of history in Cartagena
  • See impressive mosques and explore bustling souks in Tangier
  • See caves used in World War II as Balmoral cruises past Gibraltar
  • 14 days from £1599pp
  • Southampton
  • Balmoral
  • 05 January 2025
Explore
A Voyage of Exploration Around the World
  • Portugal, Spain, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Brazil … 
  • Fred.Olsen
  • Explore the untouched landscapes of Robinson Crusoe Island
  • See the iconic Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge
  • Go in search of the Big Five in Africa
  • 107 days from £15999pp
  • Southampton
  • Bolette
  • 06 January 2025
Explore
Cuba & Treasures of the West Indies
  • Netherlands, Portugal, Azores, Canada, Saint Kitts and Nevis … 
  • Ambassador
  • Explore lush Azores landscapes with Ponta Delgada, a miniature Lisbon
  • St John’s, Antigua, lively atmosphere with candy-colored market stalls and vibrant coral reefs
  • Experience Caribbean charm in Willemstad, Curaçao, known for friendly buildings and famous casinos
  • 46 days from £2892pp
  • was £3615pp
  • Tilbury
  • Ambition
  • 09 January 2025
Explore
  • View Itinerary Map
  • Catch a glimse of the magical Northern Lights in Norway
  • Cross the Arctic Circle on board Balmoral
  • Connect with nature and pristine Arctic landscapes
  • 16 days from £2099pp
  • Southampton
  • Balmoral
  • 18 January 2025
Explore
In Search of the Northern Lights
  • Norway, Canada
  • Fred.Olsen
  • Explore the rugged Vesterålen archipelago and historic city of Bergen
  • Sail past Torghatten, the mountain with the hole through its centre
  • Experience the maritime tradition of crossing the Arctic Circle
  • 15 days from £2099pp
  • Portsmouth
  • Borealis
  • 01 February 2025
Explore
Winter Warmth in the Canary Islands from Southampton
  • Portugal, Madeira, Spain, Canary Islands
  • Fred.Olsen
  • Explore the volcanic landscapes of the Canary Islands
  • Stroll through Madeira’s luscious flora and fauna
  • Sample local delicacies like pasteis de nata in Madeira
  • 14 days from £1699pp
  • Southampton
  • Balmoral
  • 02 February 2025
Explore
Nordic City Escapes
  • Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Latvia, Lithuania
  • Ambassador
  • 12 days from £748pp
  • was £1039pp
  • Tilbury
  • Ambience
  • 13 February 2025
Explore
Discovering Spain and Morocco
  • Morocco, Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal
  • Fred.Olsen
  • See the Belém Tower in Lisbon as Borealis sails past
  • Bake pastéis de nata with a local pastry chef in Lisbon
  • Sample tapas and learn flamenco in Cádiz
  • 13 days from £1499pp
  • Portsmouth
  • Borealis
  • 15 February 2025
Explore
Call us now on
0330 341 1927

Booking Hotline
Mon, Wed, Thu 9am - 6:30pm
Tuesday 9:15am - 6:30pm
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm
Customer Services
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 6:30pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 4pm