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Cunard Dubai Cruise Reviews

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6

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35 Cunard Dubai Cruise Reviews


Canmerican avatar

Canmerican

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointment

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We choose this itinerary because it sailed to Asia where we've never been. The timing (end of January, 2020 to February 2020) was perfect. We'd never been on Cunard even though we've cruised many times. We chose ...
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Sail Date January 2020


ubu62 avatar

ubu62

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Some cabin issues but a brilliant trip

I love the QM2 - it really is unique amongst all the ships I've sailed on. What I particularly like is the fact that it never feels crowded, and the passengers tend to be a mix of nationalities. After my ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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tilever

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Dubai - Southampton

Booked cruise to come through the Suez which did not disappoint however on landing from flight from UK we were taken to a hotel for breakfast as we were told we cannot board ship til lunchtime. There were 1400 ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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maryEliz5683

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

If you are in a wheelchair definitely don’t cruise with Cunard.

We cruised recently on the Queen Mary 2 from Dubai to Hong Kong Queen Mary 2 is a transatlantic ocean liner. She is the largest ocean liner ever built, having served as the flagship of the Cunard Line since ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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juliavanya

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Average

Excellent for special diets ie lactose free gluten free etc Good standard of food overall No where to eat outside. Very disappointing Kings court food area feels like motorway service station No ...
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Sail Date January 2019


NightWoman avatar

NightWoman

6 Reviews Written

71 Helpful Votes

Nothing Special

This was our 5th Cunard cruise and second on QM2. The cruise was 3 weeks from Dubai to Southampton transiting the Suez Canal which we had never done before, this and visitng Petra was the main reason we booked ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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stanley18

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cruise back to UK after visiting India.

Part of a holiday which visited Golden Triangle in India before joining QM2 back to Southampton. First time on this ship. Last Cunard cruise was QE2 just before it went out of service. The cabin was well laid out ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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lakey

2 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

ELEGANCE AND CLASS

Cruised from Dubai to Southampton from the 19th.April-10th. May ----had a sheltered stateroom -4021-which our steward , Dayle , kept immaculate , there wasn't anything that was too much trouble for him even ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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lovelylyme

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Dubai-Southampton leg of World Cruise

Prospect of interesting Ports of Call were our reason to book this cruise. Embarkation in Dubai was very efficient and we enjoyed a fantastic sail away from the city. However we were hit by the noro virus on board ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Greyfox

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

First time on QM2

We chose this cruise to experience the Suez Canal and for that the cruise was very successful. How did I rate the cruise overall - average I suppose? The food was good, especially buffet breakfast and lunch, loved ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Inglesaviv

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Shore excursion in Pathos and cleanliness of a Kings Court + communal areas

We booked an excursion to Paphos in Cyprus. The description of the tour which appealed to us was 1. Taken to Paphos and have three hours free time to explore independently or 2. Visit the Villa and see the mosaics ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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tonyh24

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Dubai to Southampton

First time on QM2...Arrived Dubai by air and spent 3 nights in JW Marriott (outstanding hotel)and had an "evening with Katherine Jenkins" which was excellent...did several private tours within Dubai...very good ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ByeByeCunard

3 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Passengers banned from viewing deck

Passengers not allowed on observation deck; poor food quality, quantity and choice in Grills’ restaurants; fitness centre not up to UK safety standards; and rip-off prices for shore trips. All these on a ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Helenecruise

4 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Huge Disappointment Cunard

After travelling on QM2 on 3 different occasions, this was for us a total shock. In all of our cruises by now probably 100 + this had to have been the worst. To board the ship and immediately start to hear that ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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white shark

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Passing through the Suez canal

We chose the cruise as QM2 is the last ship of its type, also going through the Suez Canal. We ticked both of those boxes and that is the best we can say about the cruise. It was infact the worst cruise we have ...
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Sail Date April 2016


Houston Ewen avatar

Houston Ewen

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Cunard Cruise

This was the last leg of a world cruise by the QM2 and we were sailing from Dubai back to Southampton through the Suez Canal. We had a ''Sheltered Balcony'' as the balconies in the Staterooms(Cabins) on Deck 4 are ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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RhinoRunner

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

Not the Usual Standard

One of the things you have to remember about joining a Cunard Round The World Voyage, is that the people who can spare the time and money to take a trip like this are likely to be retired and spending the kids ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Lindypops

10 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Never Again with Cunard

I mostly agree with the points raised in previous reviews so will not repeat them but will add a few more. The good first Roy walker, Kelly Holmes and some of the speakers were good. Tom O' connor was quite ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Maritrini

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Not impressed.

We chose this cruise because it included the Suez Canal we had 2 nights in Dubai before the cruise and we were stopping in what we thought were fairly interesting ports ?? They weren't interesting at all for me ! ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Angela101

1 Review Written

33 Helpful Votes

Cunard Shape Up or Ship Out

Our two night stay in the Marriot Marquis Dubai was a great success. We had a wonderful room with fantastic views and the food was excellent within the hotel especially the Indian Restaurant. We enjoyed the Miracle ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Kimclachlan

3 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Well Below the Hype Level

Booked on a whim on basis of offer from Imagine Cruising, who performed excellently and with whom we would book again. First the positives 1. The check in and boarding proceedure was quick and efficient. ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Jossamund

2 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Never Again with Cunard!

Having previously cruised on the Queen Victoria and the Queen Elizabeth in 2013, I thought that I would 'complete the set' by joining the QM2 on the final leg of her 2016 World Cruise from Dubai to Southampton. ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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wizwiz1944

5 Reviews Written

61 Helpful Votes

Not good,

As a first time cruiser on the Queen Mary 2 we looked forward with high expectations to the cruise from Dubai to Singapore late January through early February. We were disappointed. It started badly with a 2 ½ ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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bigghh

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

QM2 sailing Dubai - Southampton April/May 2014 (cruise M403)

The easiest way to provide accurate feedback is to share my letter, with detailed attachments, which I sent to Cunard on 3rd June with the audience. If Cunard were serious in wishing to be a 5* cruise line I would ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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Oxfordcruiser49

1 Review Written

Wonderful Solo Experience

I am prompted to write this review as I have read little or nothing about the solo traveller experience on the Queen Elizabeth and was pleasantly surprised. As background I am a single female in my early 60's. I ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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