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Cunard Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

Cunard
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Athens

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39 Cunard Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews


Forest Boy avatar

Forest Boy

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

A lovely way to travel

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We decided to do a short cruise on the recently refurbished Queen Victoria to see if the additions had improved things. They had. We had one of the club balcony staterooms and were able to dine in the Brittania club ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Seacider

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Eastern Med 7th October

When originally booked cruise was going to spend 2 nights in Istanbul; after the problems in Turkey last year the itinerary was changed with Sarande, Albania and Heraklion, reteadded. After research into Sarande, ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Bourdieu

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Elegant and Stylish

This was our first time on Cunard. We had been wanting to try them for a while and the dates, itinerary and cost for a balcony cabin seemed just right. We were a little apprehensive about it, given some recent ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Sussex Duo

13 Reviews Written

65 Helpful Votes

Cunard could do much better

Having cruised many times with Princess Cruises, we decided to try Cunard's Queen Victoria because the itinerary included Dubrovnik, Montenegro and overnight in Venice. The ship had just undergone a £34 million ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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FollowtheSun18

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Expected more from Cunard

Have traveled on other cruise lines and for what we were paying - I had expected more. The embarkation was a mess. The ship was at Terminal C at Athens, where we got dropped but we then had to walk over to ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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JANMJEF

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Another wonderful Cunard cruise.

We chose this cruise because of itinerary,the ship was visiting some places we had not been to before. Cunard is our chosen favourite line for elegance,excellent food and service.Passengers are mainly Brits of a ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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monkeyman18

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise for those who appreciate tradition

Having cruised in April with an itinerary that included Dubrovnik and not being physically mobile to alight the ship we thought why not try Cunard with an itinerary including Dubrovnik. Unfortunately not the best ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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ralph45

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Queen Victoria excels

My wife and I chose this 3 week cruise on Queen Victoria because of the itinerary which included many of the Greek Islands that we had not previously visited. Return visits to Venice, Dubrovnik and Istanbul was ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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tedcatuk

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Nice week away bit average in some respects

We went to try Cunard again after a cruise 8 years ago . This time we chose the much vaunted Queens grill penthouse suite . The Flight out was ok with BA though putting people who have paid top whack in the ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Denniskiwi

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

OK Cruise

Cunard is a little formal for us, having previously cruised with Celebrity and Holland America. We do not mind some formality, however the strict restaurant sitting times and fixed seating arrangements are a little ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Llanfairpg

7 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Understated Elegance

The title says it all. This was silver spoon service without trying. If you don't like formal then don;t come on board, but if you do - wow! The ship is excellent, the destinations were really good (and varied). ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Clivewc

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

TRADING ON NAME

Cunard are very much trading on their name and need to sharpen their act. We were in a stateroom and the Queens Grill so not a cheap cruise. The amount of paper which arrived in our suite every day was quite ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Laurence1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Where have the British gone?

The food was mediocre, but after all they're British. The movies and videos in the theater were often disasters. The one film my wife and I saw, La La Land, stopped at least eight times during the presentation. ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Coalman

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Queen Vic 27 Aug '16, 14 Nighter

The Queen Victoria is 'Outdated Elegance' as another critic has stated... and that is what we love, the Elegance of a Past-dated time. The Queen Vic has it in spades!! The ship has a wonderful, homely feeling once ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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calcruiser314

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Best cruise experience to date

My girlfriend and I chose Cunard's Queen Victoria for our eastern Mediterranean cruise last summer. The choice was based on the amazing port itinerary, Cunard's strong reputation, and reasonable value. We definitely ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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orangeprints

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cunard Not-So-White Star Service

ONBOARD EXPERIENCE & SERVICE We sailed with Cunard on 23rd of July 2016 from Athens. Our sailing points were Athens - Santorini - Katakolon - Kotor - Venice. To begin the journey with Cunard was unpleasant to ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Mbett1

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Cruise!

We have long wanted to cruise the Eastern Med and in particular visit Ephasus, so when we saw a 7 night cruise on Queen Victoria, a favourite ship, embarking in Athens and disembarking in Venice & calling at ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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rduggan777@gmail.com

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Mystery Cruise ?

Stateroom on floor 7 excellent, Britannia Restaurant excellent, Crew excellent, However the dance hosts were all American, two of them must have learnt there dancing from a library book, one was a try hard and the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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davidtee Hampshire

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Essential Lifetime Experience!

It was chosen by my father & mother in law to celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary.My wife & I and our four children travelled with them.The whole event was outstanding.It was my wife & I we experienced our ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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happygirlonvacation

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Go! What are you waiting for??

Athens to Athens Cruise July 4, 2014 A very Happy 4th of July!!! My first cruise on a large ship was fabulous! We had a smooth check in and our bags were sent to our stateroom. The cabin was spacious for the ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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sm246sas

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Fantastic first Cunard experience.

We have just come back from our first trip on a Cunard ship but with previous experience of many other cruise lines and our overall experience was excellent. We usually travel with our teenage sons but this was our ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Rose108 avatar

Rose108

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

A Beautiful, Amazing Cruise in PG; Highly Recommended

We are about to embark on our second cruise in Princess Grill Queen Victoria and I thought I might add my oar because we had a Med. cruise last year on this ship that we enjoyed very much - hence again. The ship was ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Patricia88

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Cruise On Several Levels

We were a party of three adults who were extremely excited to be sailing on the Cunard Lines, Queen Victoria. We have cruised many times, mainly with Holland America. Because of the higher cost of a Cunard Cruises ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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wetravelmax

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Splendid Queen Grill Experience

It was our first cruise ever for me and my grandmother. We carefully searched for a nice cruise and came across a 12 night Athens-Anthens Cruise on board Queen Elizabeth. We booked a Q3 Cabin 6106 which is a ...
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Sail Date November 2012


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Tahoe2

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

British Centric

We are seasoned cruisers, mostly Holland America. We booked the Queen Victoria with Cunard because of the excellent itinerary (in this case it included Athens, Santorini, Monte Carlo, Barcelona, for example). We ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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