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Christmas & New Year Opening Times

 Day Date Opening Times Monday (Christmas Eve) 24th December 2018 9am to 12pm mid-day Tuesday (Christmas Day) 25th December 2018 Closed Wednesday (Boxing Day) 26th December 2018 Closed Thursday 27th December 2018 9am to 6pm Friday 2...


A Serenade to the Hebrides - by Mark Dury

 Following the delightful Classical Inspiration cruise on boardHebridean Princess, which commenced on 3rd July this year, guest MrMark Dury was inspired to write the following poem.We would like to thank Mr Dury for his kind permission to publish hisSerenade to the Hebrides. Double click o...


Hebridean makes 2019 Wave Awards Shortlist

The shortlist for the 2019 Wave Awards has been announced.  These prestigious awards, now in their 4th year, celebrate the very best in the cruise industry, and are open to cruise lines, travel agents, tourist boards and ports.We are delighted to be shortlisted in the following categories...


FREE Tickets to the Destinations Holiday & Travel Show

In January we will be attending one of the UK’s biggest cruise and travel shows. Come along and meet our experienced team and have your questions answered face to face – we’d love to see you…Book your next holiday or travel experience at the UK's biggest and most inspiring travel show. Takin...


Read the Latest Edition of The Hebridean Times Here

As our 30th anniversary season draws to a close, I should like to take this opportunity to update you with all the latest news from Hebridean Island Cruises and on board your favourite cruise ship, Hebridean Princess, by inviting you to read the 30th issue of The Hebridean Times here onlin...


British Travel Awards Win for Hebridean

The results of the British Travel Awards 2018 were announced on 28 November to an audience of 900 senior leisure travel company executives and representatives from consumer and trade media.The presentation ceremony – held at Battersea Evolution, London – saw 130 awards presented to 98 companies...


Scottish Highlands and Islands named in Lonely Planet's Top 10 Best Regions to Visit in 2019

The wild landscapes of Scotland's Highlands and Islands are one of the last corners of Europe where you can discover genuine solitude.Since the 19th century the Scottish Highlands have been famed for their wild nature and majestic scenery. Visitors are faced with awe-inspiring vistas at every turn f...


Hebridean Island Cruises Shortlisted for 2019 Wave Awards

The Wave Awards are the most prestigious accolades in UK cruising and we are delighted to announce that Hebridean Island Cruises has been shortlisted in the Favourite Luxury or Premium Cruise Line category. We would love to secure your votes.  Voting closes at midnight on 31st December 201...


Hebridean Princess 2019 Calendars selling fast

Our  2019 calendars are selling fast!  Ideal as a present for family or friends, or as a little treat to yourself as you count down the days until your next Hebridean Princess cruise, they are priced at only £10.The calendar contains a stunning selection of scenic shots, wildlife, iconic...


Last few days of voting in the 2018 British Travel Awards

Hebridean Island Cruises has been nominated for the following categories in the prestigious 2018 British Travel Awards (BTAs).Best Ultra-Luxury Cruise LineBest Specialist Cruise Line (Ocean & Expedition)Best Ultra-Small/Boutique Cruise LineThe winners will be determined by the consumer...


Hebridean to Attend Cruise Select Show

 It's that time of year again, and Hebridean Island Cruises will be attending Cruise Select's highly popular annual Cruise Show on the 7 October 2018 at the Sharnbrook Hotel, near Bedford.During the day, you will be able to meet with travel professionals from various cruise and river lines...


Food and Travel Magazine 2018 Award Winners

We are delighted to announce that for the second year in succession, Hebridean Island Cruises has been voted by readers of the Food and Travel Magazine as winners of the Adventure/Boutique Cruise Line 2018 award.We were up against strong competition but every vote counted and we would like to thank...


Hebridean Road Show

Over the coming weeks Hebridean will be out and about attending various events. Members of the Hebridean shore-based team will be on hand to showcase both Hebridean Princess and our European River Cruise Programme.   We'd love to see you - please come along and we'll be pleased t...


LAST CHANCE to Vote for Hebridean in the 2018 Food & Travel Magazine Awards

For the 5th consecutive year, Hebridean Island Cruises has been nominated in the renowned Food & Travel Magazine Awards. From thousands of entries, Food & Travel Magazine compiled the shortlist for this year’s Reader Awards.Ken Charleson, Managing Director of Hebri...


FREE Tickets to Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace - 2nd to 5th August 2018

 Hebridean Island Cruises will be attending BBC Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace between 2nd and 5th August 2018.  The four day event schedule is packed with features celebrating everything we love about the Great Brtish countryside and hebridean will be exhibiting on stand C104.We have...


Hebridean Island Cruises Nominated for 2018 British Travel Awards

Hebridean Island Cruises has been nominated for the following categories in the prestigious 2018 British Travel Awards (BTAs).Best Ultra-Luxury Cruise Line Best Specialist Cruise Line (Ocean & Expedition) Best Ultra-Small/Boutique Cruise Line The winners will be determined by the consu...


Hebridean Princess 2019 Calendar

The next winner in our 2019 Calendar Photography Competition is John Noorani with this fabulous shot of the interior of the Italian Chapel on Orkney.You can still obtain your copy of the calendar for just £10 on board Hebridean Princess or by mail order. Please call 01756 704704 or email reservati...


Hebridean Princess 2019 Calendar

The next winner in our 2019 Calendar Competition is Maitland Woods with the amazing shot of sunset on the Skye Deck. Order your copy of the calendar for just £10 by calling 01756 704704 or email reservations@hebridean.co.uk, or on board Hebridean Princess....


Hebridean Princess 2019 Calendar

The next winner in our 2019 Calendar Competition is John Noorani with this colourful image of Inverewe Garden. Order your copy of the calendar for just £10 by calling 01756 704704 or email reservations@hebridean.co.uk, or on board Hebridean Princess....


Hebridean Princess 2019 Calendar

The 3rd winner in our 2019 Calendar photography competition is Dr Christoph Haertel who submitted this lovely image of ponies on the Isle of Muck.Order your copy of the calendar for just £10 by calling 01756 704704 or email reservations@hebridean.co.uk, or on board Hebridean Princess....


River Cruising on Royal Crown by Martin Bell OBE

Since I am no longer sent off to the war zones at short notice, I am in the happy position of being able to pick my destinations at my leisure. Not all invitations are accepted by any means. Some years ago I twice declined to appear on Strictly Come Dancing – a wise decision, in my case.But 2 year...


Hebridean Princess 2019 Calendar

Congratulations to Rob Norman, the next winner in our calendar photo competition for this shot of Hebridean Princess at anchor off the Isle of Jura. Don't forget the 2019 calendars are available to buy on board or by mail order from our office at a cost of £10. Please call 01756 704704 or emai...


Hebridean Princess 2019 Calendar

You may recall in the last issue of The Hebridean Times we invited you to submit photographs for our 2019 Hebridean Princess Calendar competition. We were delighted with the standard of the entries and will be sharing some of the winning images on our website and Facebook page over the next few week...


Easter Opening Times

Please note our office will be closed on the following days for the Easter break:Friday 30th MarchSaturday 31st MarchSunday 1st AprilMonday 2nd AprilWe will re-open at 9.00am on Tuesday 3rd April.We would like to wish you all a very Happy Easter....


Cruise Focus - Classical Inspiration

The beauty of Scotland’s Highlands and Islands has inspired numerous artists, composers and musicians, most famously the dramatic cathedral-like Fingal’s Cave on Staffa, immortalised by Mendelssohn and J M Turner to name but two. This cruise uncovers the talent of local musicians and artists who...


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