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Cunard® Line

Take a Cunard voyage and you’ll enjoy the renowned elegance, spacious luxury and excellent service that have attracted discerning travellers to our famous ships for many decades.

Though White Star Service draws from our prestigious heritage, our fleet is one of the youngest at sea, benefitting from the best facilities and the widest range of entertainment and leisure options available on the ocean today.

What makes us different?

Every Cunard cruise is memorable, but if you have something in particular to celebrate, we can help you make it even more so. Whether it’s a wedding, anniversary or birthday, a celebration on board will make it unforgettable.

Expand your horizons

Our cruises don’t just offer the chance to relax, but to engage your mind as well. Hear from a range of interesting and enlightening speakers from the worlds of art, literature, astronomy, dance and history.

Afternoon Tea

Indulge in the truly British tradition of Afternoon Tea. White-gloved waiters serve decadent fresh scones with cream, finger sandwiches and premium tea in the Queens Room.

Library

Our library houses one of the most impressive collections at sea in serene, stately ambience. Browsing the 6,000 (8,000 on Queen Mary 2) titles is a real pleasure where warm mahogany, the ornate spiral staircase on board Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth with leather armchairs inviting quiet contemplation.

The Cunard Grills experience

All our guests receive the highest level of service, but choose to stay in one of our Queens Grill or Princess Grill Suites and you’ll enjoy an unsurpassed level of luxury.

With everyone taking care of your needs, from our on board concierge to your Queens Grill personal butler - the Cunard Grills Experience is unforgettable.

As well as deluxe accommodation and personal service, you’ll have access to the Grills restaurants, offering the most exquisite cuisine available. Excursions, spa treatments, special requests – everything can be arranged just for you. The Cunard Grills Experience is one of the most luxurious ways to travel.

Awards

Cunard Line is pleased to have been recognised as a top cruise line and acknowledged for the excellent standards of accommodation, food, service and entertainment on board our ships through various awards.

White Star Service

Experience refined elegance and impeccable service that’s unique to Cunard. From the white gloved greeting on embarkation to the attentive service from your Stateroom Steward. With White Star Service, no detail is overlooked.

Ships

Queen Victoria is known for her elegance and her graceful splendour. Her unique facilities are amongst the most modern you will find and yet she has a special ambience so evocative of great liners past. With luxurious marbles, woods and rich fabrics she exudes elegance and is adored by her crew and passengers alike.

The Queens Room - Inspired by the royal retreat, Osborne House, the Queens Room ballroom is the social hub of the ship. By day enjoy the timeless ritual of White Gloved Afternoon Tea service and by night elegant balls and Captains cocktail parties.

The incomparable Cunard Grills experience. Dining in restaurants rated among the finest afloat, and the most lavish suites at sea combine to thrill even the most discerning of traveller. Exclusive lounges help to create a sense of intimacy complementing all the benefits of being on a large ship. The extraordinary balance is why Berlitz has named our ships as the top three luxury large ships afloat 2012.

The Winter Garden - This conservatory-style venue combines elements of indoors and outdoors, filled with plants, bathed in natural light and featuring a roof that opens in warmer climates to the gentle sea breeze.

Two-Storey Library - Escape into an enthralling novel, picked from over 6,000 titles within the magnificent wood-panelled two-tier library.

The Royal Court Theatre - Enjoy lavish hi-tech musical productions, superbly choreographed shows or some light entertainment within the stunning three-tier Royal Court Theatre. For something extra special, why not reserve the best seats in the house, in one of the first private theatre boxes at sea?

The fabulous Royal Spa offers blissful massages, rejuvenating therapies and revitalising treatments. Book the latest spa and beauty treatments from the award-winning Elemis Spa-therapy menu. The Royal Bath House thermal suite also offers heat-therapy chambers to encourage the body to de-stress and detoxify.

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Accommodations

From comfortable inside staterooms, to a lavish Queens Grill Duplexes complete with expansive balcony and private butler service - there is something to suit every taste and budget.

Queens Grill takes everything that is so wonderfully indulgent about our Grills Experience and raises it to exalted new heights. Luxuriate in your own secluded haven of up to approximately 2,131 square feet featuring marble bathrooms and whirlpool baths. Guests dine at a reserved table in the single seating Queens Grill Restaurant.

You can dine whenever you like between 6:30pm and 9pm in the exclusive Queen Grill restaurant. Queens Grill suites feature a large sitting area, walk-in wardrobe and a spacious private balcony. There is also a butler who is always on hand to ensure your stay is exactly as you wish.

Choose a Princess Grill suite of 335-513 square feet and you can dine whenever you like between 6:30pm and 9pm in the exclusive Princess Grill restaurant. Princess Grill suites feature separate sleeping and living areas and your own private balcony. You can even choose one of nine style of pillow from our concierge menu for a sound night’s sleep.

At any time of day your luxury stateroom provides a welcome enclave of comfort and good taste. Choose a Balcony stateroom of 152-243 square feet and you can dine at 6pm or at 8:30pm in the Britannia restaurant. Enjoy the view as you watch the world go by from your own private balcony.

Choose an Oceanview stateroom of 152-243 square feet and you can dine in the Britannia restaurant with a choice of early or late sitting; 6pm or 8pm. These luxurious staterooms provide spacious comfort in which to relax and marvel at the views from the oceanview window. Our turndown service sets the tone for a comfortable night’s sleep.

Our Britannia inside staterooms are anything but ordinary. The smallest is more like a "deluxe" guestroom on other cruise ships. And they’re beautifully decorated with fine prints on the walls, soft colours on the sofas and coverlets and turndown service when it’s time to retire. Choose an Inside stateroom of 152-243 square feet and you will find that your room is anything but ordinary. Enjoy extra flourishes like a bath robe, slippers and nightly turndown with a chocolate left on your pillow. Guests dine in the Britannia restaurant with a choice of early or late sitting; 6pm or 8pm.

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Dining

Queen Victoria maintains our proud culinary traditions, as the three main restaurants and our new, elegant Verandah Restaurant, offer delicious menus created by Cunard’s Global Culinary Ambassador, Jean-Marie Zimmermann. There’s also a host of alternative dining options from the relaxed Lido Buffet and Golden Lion Pub through to a variety of tempting global cuisines.

For guests staying in luxury Queens Grill accommodation, panoramic sea views are the backdrop to the ultimate expression of understated dining excellence. Here, your waiter guides you through the delicious possibilities and your chef endeavours to fulfill any request. À la carte menus encourage the most sublime culinary adventures, where service is flawless and the ambience always perfectly refined.

After a pre-dinner tipple in the exclusive Grills Lounge, Princess Grill guests step into the unique intimacy of the single seating Princess Grill Restaurant on Deck 11. Here, you’ll dine in sophisticated à la carte splendour as exquisite gourmet specialties are complemented by fine wines from the four corners of the globe.

Revel in the splendid nightly occasion of dining in the magnificent two-tiered Britannia Restaurant which pays glorious homage to the opulent dining salons from ocean travel’s golden heyday. Pillars and art deco arches add decorative flourishes to a rich culinary experience, complemented by fine wines and attentive service. Choose between an early sitting at 6pm or a late sitting at 8.30pm.

Offering a more casual, bright and airy ambience by day and night, this venue provides the perfect setting for a more relaxed dining experience. Each evening you’ll find a selection of dishes devoted to a specific theme – be it Italian, Indian or fondue.

The new Verandah Restaurant on board Queen Victoria is a relaxed yet sophisticated alternative dining venue offering delicious contemporary French cuisine. With magical pairings of flavours, it’s a culinary style that captures simplicity with style and excellence. Menus have been created by Culinary Ambassador Jean-Marie Zimmermann.

The Golden Lion is an authentic British pub with a great selection of beer and cider. This complements a traditional pub lunch menu with favourites such as cottage pie and fish and chips to the standard you would expect.

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Activities

In warm weather, deck 9 is the place to be with a choice of two inviting swimming pools. Pampering is par for the course too, with four whirlpools and a range of indulgent treatments in the Cunard Royal Spa & Fitness Centre. Our public rooms include the card room and for relaxation of the mind, browse an array of titles in the library where rich wood panelling, stained glass and a spiral staircase create a haven of tranquillity.

Enrichment & Speaker Programmes

Cunard Insights
Through Cunard Insights explore a number of historical and contemporary issues presented by a wide range of speakers including explorers, academics, former ambassadors and politicians, historians and scientists, novelists, biographers and award winning actors and film makers.

Book Club
The Cunard Book Club offers the opportunity for thought-provoking literary discussions among our guests each voyage. It is led by the Librarian who will provide a short history of the author and lead the discussion.

The Royal Spa
The Royal Spa comprises breathtaking ocean views, relaxation areas, beautifully appointed treatment rooms, indulgent therapies and a panoramic glass encased Fitness Centre.

Swimming Pools
In warm weather, deck 9 is the place to be with a choice of two inviting swimming pools, The Pavilion and The Lido as well as four whirlpools.

Gymnasium
Enjoy a workout with the latest gym equipment in our state of the art gym on deck 9. All fitness centre facilities are complimentary.

Fitness Class
Choose from a range of activities from relaxing Yoga and Pilates sessions to the more energetic Aerobics or spinning classes.

Movies
Enjoy a first-run feature during your voyage in the spectacular setting of the Royal Court Theatre. You’ll also find a selection of movies throughout the day on our stateroom television.

Wine Programme Lectures and Tastings
Leading winemakers from around the world will be aboard Queen Victoria’s World Voyage to lead fascinating complimentary lectures and outline the exciting wine-themed events due to happen on board. Joining our expert Sommeliers, they will also host tutored tastings (cover charge applies) offering their invaluable wine know-how.

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Family

The Night Nursery

The Night Nursery is open from 6.00pm to 11.00pm. This facility is available to children aged 12 months to 23 months and operates on a first come first served basis.

The Play Zone

The Play Zone is a permanently supervised play area, staffed by qualified early years staff, for children aged 1-7 years. Activities include arts, crafts, books, puzzles and variety of toys and computer games.

The Kids Zone

Supervised by Youth Staff, The Zone is an area designed for 8-12 year olds providing games and activities such as games consoles plus sport competitions, arts and crafts and scavenger hunts.

The Teen Zone

The Teen Zone is a club for the 13-17 year olds. Activities will include table tennis tournaments, team games and deck sports throughout the day, with pizza parties, discos, quizzes and bingo during the evenings.

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Services

Afternoon Tea

Indulge in the truly British tradition of Afternoon Tea. White-gloved waiters serve decadent fresh scones with cream, finger sandwiches and premium tea in the Queens Room. The string quartet is the perfect accompaniment to white-gloved Afternoon Tea in the Queens Room and also sets the tone for the sparkling Royal Night Theme Balls.

Royal Night Theme Balls

Evenings boast another of Cunard’s finest traditions as guests take to the floor to enjoy elegant ballroom dancing with a mix of beats to accompany the glittering ball gowns and tuxedoed guests as they whirl and spin to the resident orchestra.

Hemispheres

By day admire the expansive panoramic views that stretch from horizon to horizon and by night dance to the beat of the big band and the resident DJ under the splendid glass-domed roof of the contemporary stunning nightclub.

Cunardia

Cunardia is our unique museum display of maritime memorabilia and artifacts complemented by an interactive programme that will help to bring tales of yesteryear to life.

Royal Arcade

Enjoy extraordinary shopping in the Royal Arcade, from top boutiques and brands such as Harrods and H.Stern, in addition to exquisite jewellery, high fashion and further voyage souvenirs.

Library

Our library houses one of the most impressive collections at sea in serene, stately ambience. Browsing the 6,000 titles is a real pleasure where warm mahogany, the ornate spiral staircase and leather armchairs invite quiet contemplation.

Book Shop

Shop at our beautiful bookshop and souvenir shop, specialising in nautical literature, posters, postcards, collectibles, and memorabilia. Many voyages feature book signings by renowned authors and lecturers on board.

Royal Court Theatre

Rising the height of three decks in reds and gold, the Royal Court Theatre is an already incredible venue. The first ever private boxes at sea add an extra dash of glamour to each dazzling show.

Productions

Watch lavish hi-tech musical productions performed by the Cunard Royal Dancers and Singers in the elegant two-deck Royal Court Theatre. Make it extra special and watch from one of the private boxes – the first at sea!

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