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Vera123
Member Since 2016
1 review
50 forum posts
Sailed three weeks ago
Embarkation very quick and easy, the staff were very efficient. The cabin was ready when we boarded so we made our way there to drop off our carry on bag. I was surprised at the spaciousness of the cabin,loads of storage space, lovely ... Read more
Liverpool Lin
Member Since 2003
3 reviews
178 forum posts
Sailed three weeks ago
We chose this cruise as a thirtieth anniversary celebration, we love ballroom dancing and managed to have some lessons with world champion dancers....excellent. Our cabin was spacious and well laid out with a complimentary bottle of wine ... Read more
ivy babe
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
Choose this cruise for a short break for my husbands birthday. The ship was very clean and pleasant but found that the service was not what I had expected. Crew were not as smiley or friendly as I have experienced on other cruise lines ... Read more
KeithM52
Member Since 2017
1 review
We expected , luxury and we certainly received it and experienced it for the 5 days we were on board. From embarkation to disembarking we enjoyed the elegant and opulent surroundings and experienced the world renown service. the ... Read more
motherjackay
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
My husband and I chose this cruise because of the itinerary. The embarkation process ran smoothly and we did not have to wait too long to board the ship in Singapore. We had a cabin near to mid-ship on Deck 4 with an obstructed view ... Read more
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mhfx2
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
I chose QE because l had heard that Cunard was 'upscale". After cruising a couple of other lines l thought l'd give them a try. l was disappointed about the following aspects of the cruise: - Hot tub was seldom HOT - ... Read more
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cafeDB
Member Since 2011
6 reviews
124 forum posts
9 helpful votes
To put this review in perspective, here is some background. We cruise this segment almost every year at the same time for our wedding anniversary, using Royal Caribbean, Crystal and Cunard from Hong Kong back to Singapore. We also love ... Read more
jimbomaca
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2017
Sydney to Hong Kong 28 days on the ship.First stop Brisbane in a container terminal.shuttle bus into the city, next stop Cairns then PNG then it was good by to sunshine until we reached Hong Kong .We had a lot of See days on this cruise ... Read more
PJBoy
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We enjoyed the 13-night, Brisbane to Kobe leg of Queen Elizabeth's 2017 world cruise. Embarkation at Brisbane's temporary international cruise terminal at Fisherman Island was smooth and we were quickly in our balcony cabin 6030. The ... Read more
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alwaugh@xtra.co.nz
6 reviews
29 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Queen Elizabeth. San Francisco to Auckland February 4th-21st, 2017 Specifications Launched: 2010 Refurbished: Minor refit 2014 GRT: 90,000 Length: 964 ft. Draft: 26 ft. Speed: 24 Knots Passengers: 1990 Berlitz ... Read more
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Martin Doyle
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Queen Elizabeth offers beautiful surroundings, great cruise destinations, good value, an outstanding lecture component, stunning public spaces and a feeling of elegance and comfort throughout, but in my opinion fails when it comes to ... Read more
Sandra Mackenzie
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
13 helpful votes
We booked this cruise to celebrate a 40th birthday and our 20th wedding anniversary for myself, husband and our 3 year old son. We loved the refined, elegant, beautiful decor, the attentive and friendly crew and the food was excellent. ... Read more
kierinryan@hotmail.com
3 reviews
11 helpful votes
Massive fail from Cunard. I've been on more than 15 cruises. Loved everyone one of them, and am constantly amazed at whingers (but sadly the experience on Queen Elizabeth has made me a whinger this time).The service on Australia's ... Read more
Glendan16
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
I booked the San Francisco to Auckland leg of a World Voyage on the Queen Elizabeth. This was my first cruise and I'm pleased I chose Cunard. I had one and a half days in SFO before embarkation, booked as part of the cruise and I ... Read more
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Kerrieb1
Member Since 2015
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
we chose this cruise because even though we have done many shorter cruises on other cruise lines we were excited to cruise across the Atlantic ocean, down to the Caribbean, through the panama canal and home to Australia. Both our ... Read more
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StLucia
Member Since 2008
4 reviews
1,601 forum post
4 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
We thoroughly enjoyed our time on Queen Elizabeth, she is a beautiful ship. Our cabin was bigger than we expected and perfect for us. The bed was so comfortable, the best ever. There were good quality toiletries provided in the bathroom. ... Read more
southampton observer
Member Since 2012
15 reviews
15 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
"Embark on a very civilised adventure. Sail with Cunard to experience your ideal oasis of discovery, relaxation and sophistication" "The Cunard experience. Everything you wanted Nothing you expected.". The above ... Read more
sennen
Member Since 2014
4 reviews
85 forum posts
We booked this cruise our third on QE 12 months ago and were not disappointed Arrived at the terminal at .12 noon and was on board by 12.30 pm this is one of the things I like about Cunard. straight to stateroom and drop our bags off. ... Read more
Alaska_addict
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
15 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
I was on the Queen Elizabeth just before Christmas. Embarkation was excellent. However nobody greeted you on the ship and no welcome drink. I found the cabin and it was ok. Had a wander around the ship and it is a stunning ... Read more
Hurricane2C
Member Since 2017
2 reviews
Sailed December 2016
This was our first time away from home at Christmas. Our choice of Cruise was first and foremost driven by our wish to be back in England in time for New Year. There were one or two possibilities, but it was not a difficult decison to ... Read more
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MBLangton
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
This was our first experience, as sixty-somethings, of cruising and, overall, we were not disappointed. The Queen Elizabeth may lack the exterior grace of its earlier namesake (the 1938 version), but offers sumptuous, comfortable ... Read more
iandjm
Member Since 2004
4 reviews
1,610 forum post
10 helpful votes
Sadly this cruise was totally miss-sold as a Big Band Cruise, as the only sign of the theme was on the Saturday Night with a Big Band Ball in the Queens room (The theatre orchestra joined up with the Queens Room orchestra) Most of your ... Read more
Offshore57
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
I have read a couple of reviews from people who went on this trip and I cant believe we were on the same ship......the embarkation was smooth and easy...the ship was absolutely fantastic in every way including service, food quality and ... Read more
Dunomhain
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
We booked this holiday as first time cruisers thinking it would be a memorable and wonderful way to renew our wedding vows, see a few places and relax. Embarkation went smoothly. The room was like a small premier inn room but was clean and ... Read more
firstmate63
Member Since 2016
1 review
66 forum posts
2 helpful votes
After completing our first ever cruise on the Queen Elizabeth in October this year my husband Mr G asked if I would go on another and I promptly replied NO! cruising wasn’t for us. One month later and I’d changed my mind ... Read more
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