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Join us on Queen Elizabeth and immerse yourself in her evocative art deco elegance. Our newest Queen exudes style and has an especially refined feel. Prepare yourself for a truly remarkable voyage.
Queen Elizabeth invites you to an uncrowded world where spacious decks set the perfect backdrop for you to savour a flawless Cunard experience. Immerse yourself in endless entertainment, luxurious accommodation and an array of dining choices. Her art deco features and gleaming chandeliers blend with contemporary attractions to ensure a remarkable holiday. Enjoy croquet on her Games Deck, stunning entertainment in her Royal Court Theatre or relax in her elegant conservatory. The choice is yours.
During your time on board, you’re certain to receive our famous White Star service from all of our crew. Additionally, there are many more people behind the scenes supporting those who look after you directly. For your convenience, a Hotel and Dining charge will be automatically added to your on board account.
There are nine different types of suites and staterooms available onboard: Grand Suites, Master Suites, Penthouses, Queens Suites, Princess Suites, Britannia Club, Balcony, Outside and Inside.
Whether you want a sumptuous suite, or a room with a view, they have every type of accommodation to make your voyage as comfortable as possible.
Each stateroom will fall into one of these categories:
Queens Grill - Queens Grill guests enjoy the largest suites on board, commanding the most spectacular views. Meanwhile the exclusive Grills Lounge, private deck and restaurant offer the opportunity to relax in tranquil luxury.
Princess Grill - Exclusive suites and access to the private Grills Lounge and Terrace offer Princess Grill passengers space and privacy to relax in calming luxury.
Britannia Club - Beautiful ocean views, breakfast on your balcony and wonderful natural daylight - the ever-changing seascape will continuously enthrall you. Britannia Club is the perfect way to relax and unwind whilst travelling with us.
Britannia - Peaceful havens in which to relax, Britannia staterooms offer comfort and the opportunity to dine in the truly spectacular Britannia restaurant - an awe inspiring room that will remind you of the great ocean liners of the past.
Savour over a thousand square feet of indoor and outdoor space in Queen Elizabeth’s most exclusive suite.
The Queens Grill Grand Suite includes:
Indulge in the privacy of your own expansive deck and an exquisite marble bathroom.
Each Queens Grill Master Suite includes:
Stay in an enviable Midships position and savour freedom dining in the Queens Grill restaurant.
Each Queens Grill Penthouse includes:
Indulge in a fully stocked bar, your own private butler and a spacious on board suite.
Each Queens Grill Suite includes:
Take your meals in the Princess Grill restaurant and enjoy Illy coffee in your suite.
Each Princess Grill Suite includes:
Drink in the outside air with your own private balcony adjoined to your Britannia Stateroom.
Each Britannia Balcony stateroom includes:
Satellite TV, tea & coffee making facilities and a mini-bar.
An invigorating shower and complimentary Penhaligon's toiletries.
Complimentary robe and slippers for everyone in your party.
Nightly turndown service, including a chocolate on your pillow.
Sparkling wine to welcome you on board.
Your own stateroom steward for the duration of your stay.
A spacious balcony overlooking the ocean with table and chairs to relax in.
24 hour room service.
Hairdryer & safe.
Awaken each day to glorious natural daylight and a window overlooking the ocean. Some oceanview staterooms have an obstructed view.
Each Britannia Oceanview stateroom includes:
Savour a sumptuous king-sized bed and a bottle of sparkling wine to welcome you on board.
Each Britannia Standard Inside stateroom includes:
Savour natural daylight, a sumptuous single bed and wonderful ocean views.
Each Britannia Oceanview Single stateroom includes:
Take your pick from a seven-pillow concierge menu while enjoying freedom dining on board.
Each Britannia Club Balcony stateroom includes:
Enjoy more space to relax coupled with thoughtful touches to enhance you time on board.
Each Britannia Deluxe Inside stateroom includes:
Relax in a spacious single room enhanced with a wealth of stylish touches.
Each Britannia Single Inside stateroom includes:
Your Britannia Stateroom includes all of the following amenities:
A range of complimentary and speciality dining restaurants are available, with menus created by Jean-Marie Zimmermann, Cunard’s Global Culinary Ambassador. Tables for 4-8 are typical, with seating allocated prior to cruising. Limited numbers of tables for two are available on request.
In the beautifully appointed Queens Grill you can savour the ultimate in dining sophistication.
As a guest in our Queens Grill suites you’ll enjoy a remarkable dining experience. Whether it’s for breakfast, lunch or dinner you’ll savour flawless service and impeccably prepared dishes ranging from exquisite contemporary creations to Cunard Classics. Enjoy the daily menu or go A La Carte, you choose. This evening you may relish a Terrine of Kentish Goats Cheese or Devon Crab Cannelloni, followed by Wild Atlantic Turbot or Onley Grounds Chateaubriand, rounded off with Grand Marnier Souffle.
As a Princess Grill guest dining here you’ll appreciate style and elegance, whatever the occasion.
As a guest in our Princess Grill suites you may choose to join us in the elegant Princess Grill for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Whatever the occasion you’ll always feel special with personal and intuitive service. Join us for dinner anytime from 6.30 to 9.00, whenever suits you best.
Choose from dishes such as Goats Cheese Souffle or Yellow Fin Tuna Tartare to start, perhaps followed by Rack of Dartmoor Lamb or Pan Roasted Halibut, all rounded off with a delicious Chocolate Pecan Terrine.
Our main restaurant invites you to enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner with a real sense of occasion.
Dining is a highlight of each Cunard voyage and the Britannia Restaurant ensures that it's unforgettable, especially on Gala Evenings. Experience a stylish and vibrant atmosphere and be tempted by freshly prepared dishes which range from twists on traditional favourites to contemporary selections. If you decide to join us here for breakfast or lunch you’ll find it traditional and relaxed, whereas at dinner this glamorous venue really sparkles.
Britannia Club guests will appreciate the more intimate surroundings of this stylish restaurant.
As you’d expect, menus change daily and in addition to the full selection from the Britannia restaurant you can savour a range of enhancements for an extraordinary dining experience.
Guests can now choose to reserve a table at any time of the evening alongside the more traditional early and late seating options.
Perfect for special occasions, the exceptional menu features USDA prime cuts and superb seafood.
If you're seeking alternative dining, Steakhouse at The Verandah offers a sublime experience, whether it's lunch or dinner. Showcasing specialties such as prime USDA grain finished New York strip steak and Alaskan king crab, alongside dishes celebrating British provenance such as Salt Marsh lamb rack, as well as renowned Wagyu beef from farther afield, the menu is a celebration of the fine provenance of the US, British Isles and Australia.
Steakhouse at The Verandah is open for lunch and dinner on sea days, bookable on board.
Should you prefer a club sandwich or a light bite in the afternoon head for the Lido restaurant where buffet dining is available throughout the day. By evening it transforms into one of Cunard's regional venues: Asado is a South American Grill; Jasmine serves up exquisite Asian cuisine; while Aztec tempts you with interpretations of Mexican classics.
Experience the grandeur of the largest ballroom at sea and the social hub of the ship.
You'll soon discover that it’s the elegant Queens Room which plays centre stage to so much of your social calendar and is frequently a hub of activity. By day this stunning venue hosts dancing classes, fencing, music recitals and our grandest interpretation of Afternoon Tea. When darkness falls join us as the orchestra strikes up for an evening of dancing or simply to enjoy the atmosphere over a cocktail. And it's on Gala Evenings when you'll really love the sparkling sense of occasion here.
Queen Elizabeth provides you with a wealth of engaging experiences to keep you entertained day and night. From spectacular theatrical performances to the excitement of the casino, there's something to keep everyone happy.
Experience the thrill of a vibrant music and dance extravaganza in our full sized theatres.
You'll find our elegant Royal Court Theatres as impressive as any in the West End or Broadway and they're the perfect setting for you to enjoy invigorating, high-tech dance productions. We're constantly introducing new shows performed by our highly talented Royal Cunard Singers and Dancers. Popular recent productions including the cutting-edge dance shows 'La Danza' and 'Rhythm of the Night,' which takes audiences on a magical journey through the sights and sounds of Latin America.
Join us in our Monte-Carlo inspired Casino where you’ll find a winning combination of elegance and excitement.
During the day meet our expert croupiers and take the chance to learn the rules and sharpen your game.
As night falls the casino comes alive. From first flutters to high-rollers, there’s something for everyone. Unleash your daring side with our wide selection of slots and tables or simply soak in the atmosphere whilst sipping on a Cunard Martini – the choice is yours.
Art connoisseurs can enjoy a choice of three galleries. Cladendon Fine Art features original artwork and lithographs by 20th and 21st century artists. Cunardia and Cunarder’s Gallery each focus on artefacts from past lines, black and white photography of famous faces and stories of those who have travelled with Cunard over the years.
The ship features a variety of shops for those who enjoy a spot of retail therapy. Passengers can find designer brands in the Royal Arcade boutiques, pick up souvenir photographs in the Image Photo Gallery, or check out the nautical literature and memorabilia in the bookshop.
You'll find dancing in our magnificent Queens Room ballrooms a truly magical experience.
Our Queens Room ballrooms are quite simply the largest at sea. You’ll find it’s the perfect place to dance the night away under beautiful crystal chandeliers and to the company of a live orchestra. There is no better place for you to revel in the joy of dance than under the dramatic high ceiling and our sparkling Royal Night Themed Balls are always spectacular. And remember, our complimentary dance lessons are the perfect way to hone your skills and build your confidence.
Royal night themed balls in the magnificent Queens Room Ballroom are your chance to don your formal dancing attire and take to the floor in a sea of glittering ball gowns and tuxedos accompanied by sounds from the marvellous orchestra.
Join us here by day for a range of inspiring activities or as night falls for music and dancing.
Blessed with exceptional views, the Yacht Club on Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth hosts many entertaining events. Join us here by day and return later to dance under the glow of the evening stars. As evening approaches, jazz fans in particular may find themselves here as the Yacht Club transitions into a lively pre- and post-dinner venue with superb live jazz. Later that evening those who love to party will relish the fact that the resident DJ and dance band play late into the night.
Succumb to the charms of this magical bar, which takes pride of place overlooking the bow of the ship.
Savour the view of the world as it unfurls across the bow from this stunning location and discover just why the Commodore Club is such a remarkable venue. Taking inspiration from our Cunard Commodores who have expertly steered the fleet, join us here to enjoy pre dinner cocktails. Admire the sun setting over the sparkling ocean as you relax to the soothing tones of the pianist. Enjoy a delicious signature martini or sample a cocktail inspired by one of our seven most decorated Commodores.
Enjoy the unique atmosphere of a real pub with great beers, scrumptious lunches, live sport and pub games.
A popular venue on each member of the Cunard fleet, the Golden Lion is a warm, inviting space for a daytime brew, a hearty lunch, or an evening pub quiz.
Choose a pub classic from the food menu - included at no extra cost as one of your dining options - and wash it down with one of the Golden Lion's thirst-quenching range of ales, lagers and ciders, including a range of drinks exclusive to Cunard.
Relax in our comfortable booths with your chosen beverage and watch the world sail by. Challenge yourself and your travelling companions with a game of darts, join one of our regular pub quizzes or visit for an after-dinner drink and karaoke.
Located in a central position on Deck 2, overlooking the Grand Lobby, Cafe Carinthia is the perfect place to sit and relax watching the world go by. Sip specialty teas and coffees with an accompaniment of delicious pastries.
Join us in this refined and airy lounge to unwind, enjoy the sun and watch the world go by.
You'll soon discover that the Garden Lounge on Queen Elizabeth is the perfect place to unwind, with its relaxed and airy feel along with design touches inspired by the conservatories at Kew Gardens. This versatile lounge is known for its relaxed ambiance and is flooded with natural daylight so come here to enjoy an informal breakfast, to savour a refreshing cocktail or for a delicious afternoon tea. You may also decide to join us here to watch live sports events.
The ship features a fantastic array of health and fitness facilities for passengers that wish to stay active or relax and be pampered. These include a spa, fitness centre, games deck and sports courts.
Discover a sanctuary of relaxation that takes inspiration from the oceans on which our ships sail.
Welcome to Mareel Wellness & Beauty, available on Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria. A space far away from the stresses and strains of the everyday, with experiences that refresh and transform.
Mareel Wellness & Beauty takes inspiration from the oceans on which our ships sail to indulge your senses—mind, body and soul. We invite you to relax, enjoy renewed energy, improved health and appearance with comprehensive spa, beauty and fitness facilities on board.
The Mareel Spa is available on all our ships and offers a range of ocean-inspired massage, body, facial and alternative treatments that transform and heal. Our Aqua Therapy Centre provides a unique water environment for guests to explore including a Thermal Suite, Hydrotherapy Pool and Relaxation Area. Access to the Aqua Therapy Centre is available with a single or multiday pass.
Your fitness routine will benefit from our fully equipped gyms, sociable classes and expert staff.
Whilst on holiday make the most of our fully equipped gyms where you’ll find the latest equipment, a diverse range of fitness classes and expert personal trainers to tailor you a bespoke programme. Join one of our relaxing yoga or pilates classes or burn some calories at an exhilarating spinning class or boot camp. Perhaps start your day with an early morning run on the treadmill, or take to the bikes or step machines before a well-earned breakfast.
Please note that use of the equipment is included in your cruise fare, however personal training sessions and classes may be subject to additional charges.
When the warm weather entices you onto the spacious Games Deck you’ll notice a definite English country garden ambience, with the gentle clunk of croquet balls in the welcome shade of its canopy. The games on offer include traditional cruise favourites such as shuffle-board, bowls, quoits, and paddle tennis, with occasional tournaments also taking place.
Sports enthusiasts will feel right at home on our ships, whether taking part or just watching.
There are many ways to keep yourself active on our ships. A few laps of the Promenade Deck and the games of shuffleboard and deck quoits have been pastimes for almost as long as we have been sailing. You’ll find pursuits like table tennis, paddle tennis, golf putting and swimming too. For armchair sports fans, Sport24 offers coverage of major events including the Premier League, Wimbledon, Formula 1, the Ryder Cup and more, shown in certain bars and lounges, and all staterooms and suites.
Indulge in a refreshing dip in one of the several pools and whirlpools on offer.
Whichever ship you decide on you can choose from a refreshing variety of pools and whirlpools - each heated to just the right temperature.
For younger cruise passengers, there are a number of facilities available to keep them entertained. Running primarily during the school holidays, kids clubs are available for children or teens travelling on Queen Elizabeth.
Enjoy your holiday even more, knowing that your little ones have a safe place to sleep each evening.
There's a great sense of freedom to be had when you can enjoy drinks, dinner or a show knowing that your little ones are sleeping soundly. Available on a first come first served basis, our free of charge Night Nursery equips you with a pager so we can contact you if need be or, if you let us know your plans, we'll come and find you. For that extra peace of mind professional childminders are on hand. Suitable for children aged 6 to 23 months and open from 6pm to 11pm.
Children aged 2 to 7 will love the activities and themed days in this supervised haven.
The Play Zone is a fully supervised play area which younger members of your family will just love. They're sure to have a fun-filled holiday with the structured activities provided by our fully trained Youth Team - including themed days, arts and crafts, games, books, puzzles, toys and computer games. There's even a sheltered outdoor play area with a range of play equipment such as cars and tricycles. Infants from 6 months to 23 months are welcome to join in the fun, with parental supervision.
The varied activities running here throughout the day are just the thing for 8 to 17 year olds.
Kids aged 8 to 12 will experience the time of their lives with the games and activities available in this dedicated area. Our Youth Team provides the supervision and organises events so that each action-packed day has something for everyone including sports, arts and crafts, friendly challenges and, of course, games consoles. Note that the exact age groupings will depend on the number of children travelling on any particular voyage.
Teenagers 13 to 17 will have a great time with the sports, discos and games we run around the ship.
Teens in your party will have a whale of a time in this dedicated club for 13 to 17 year-olds. They can enjoy deck sports, discos, gaming consoles, quizzes and much more - ensuring an action-packed holiday. They'll also appreciate the special Teen Zone area where they can challenge each other to the latest video games as well as the table tennis tournaments and team games we organise. Note that the exact age groupings will depend on the number of children travelling on any particular voyage.
Enrichment programs and lectures on contemporary and classical subjects are popular features on Cunard cruises. Queen Elizabeth covers a wide range of activities from ballroom dancing to computing lessons.
Discover new ways to learn and grow with the remarkable guest speakers and classes we host on board.
During your voyage, you may be joined by some famous faces with fascinating stories to share - perhaps a famous writer, actor or musician or possibly an eminent scientist, explorer or politician. Join one of our Cunard Insights talks to be entertained and informed by thought provoking stories, occasionally in intimate settings. You can even improve your iPad and computer skills with our i-Study Enrichment Programme.
Our renowned dance classes will help you to hone your moves, whatever your standard.
Whether you're an absolute beginner or simply keen to perfect your steps you'll love the opportunity to join the variety of dance classes on offer. Available on voyages of 7 nights or more, classes are lead by coupled instructors and include ballroom as well as Latin and line dance. And when evening falls, what better way to showcase your new moves than in the chandeliered grandeur of the Queens Room?
Express yourself with our activities for art lovers or purchase a special piece to enjoy at home.
When you experience the freedom of being at sea you'll soon realise it's the perfect time to indulge in the joys of art. You can join a range of activities including watercolour classes, talks, seminars and discussions lead by well known artists and art historians. Take time to browse the eclectic portfolio on display in the Clarendon Fine Art Gallery and choose a new addition to your collection at home. Watercolour classes are available on all cruises that have full sea days.
Wherever on earth our flagship carries you, set off on an adventure through the stars.
You know you’re on a special ship indeed when you can settle into your comfortable seat in the largest planetarium at sea. More than this, Illuminations is a luxury 3D cinema and a classical music venue. The planetarium dome can send you on an epic voyage across the solar system, teach you to navigate by the stars, or show other science and natural history films, with up to four screenings on each sea day. With the dome retracted, Illuminations hosts 3D films and stunning concerts and recitals.