Truly Classic Ship: Queen Mary 2 (QM2) Cruise Review by BurkeHAL
Overall Member Rating
Truly Classic Ship
Destination: Canada & New England
Embarkation: New York (Manhattan)
We went dancing in the Queens Room ballroom every night---the 9 piece band was fantastic. All the clubs had excellent musicians!! Enjoyed the jazz trio in the Chart Room & the pianist finishing the evening in the Commodore Club Lounge.
My husband enjoyed smoking cigars in Churchill's. He even enjoyed dressing in his CK tux on the 2 formal nights. We loved all the different areas that you can sit & read. The library is wonderful& charming. The ship is HUGE but very warm with its decor of muted colors. It's very classy & rich, but you feel comfortable & relaxed. The staff is friendly, efficient & welcoming.
Food was More outstanding at all the meals & the waitstaff was superb. Had an excellent table (160), which was in by a wall/alcove that overlooked the rest of the dining area & out toward the ocean.
The QM2 was so great that we just booked a 24-day Transatlantic/Northern Europe on her May 2011. Less
Cabin review: AA12028
Water pools on balcony, good decor, adequate storage space.
Port and Shore Excursions
Time to retire this ship!!!
Definitely "B Team". Substanti...
Not for smokers
Disappointed in what is suppos...
Snobbery at its finest