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Cunard Europe Cruise Reviews

Chaos embarking at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal
Blocked off corridor on Deck 6 - covid isolaters on the otehr side
Signs like this were everywhere
This balcony divider rattled constantly. We were promised it would fixed but never was.
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An excellent experience

Review for Queen Mary 2 (QM2) to Europe - British Isles & Western

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exlondoner
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

There were faults with this cruise, but not over the things that are important to me. These are cabin, food, service, a calm and serene atmosphere, an elegant and spacious ship. All these aspects were excellent, especially the quality of service, which was faultless. The passenger/crew ratio of 1.77:1 was good, and there seemed more than enough staff. Yes, the QM2, being an ocean liner does have ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Queens Suite


First time on QM2 - experience and impressions

Review for Queen Mary 2 (QM2) to Europe - British Isles & Western

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Nozomi
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

I have just returned from a 14 night cruise around the Mediterranean on Queen Mary 2. Whilst we have travelled many times on Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria this was my first time on QM2. One cannot help but be impressed by the sheer size, spaciousness and quality of the interior of the ship, evoking the grandeur of past ocean-going liners. The Royal Court theatre is quite impressive ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony, sheltered


First cruise post-Covid, how are Cunard doing?

Review for Queen Victoria to Baltic Sea

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Yorkshire Mike
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Short factual summary before my opinions: Queen Victoria was in good nick post-refurb with much outside painting going on. Passengers aboard numbered around 1550, and though there were definite problems with staff numbers – those at work were running around like the proverbial – there were no problems at all with staff helpfulness or courtesy. ALL staff at ALL TIMES were masked, passengers not ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse


Very disappointing!

Review for Queen Mary 2 (QM2) to Baltic Sea

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Pm7pst
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

My first ever cruise. Was very much looking forward to the advertised excellent service, fabulous entertainment and delicious food. This ship failed on all points. The service in the majority of the restaurants was very slow, receiving your bottle of wine half way through your main course is not good enough. The entertainment was basic and lasted just 40 minutes per show. The britannia restaurant ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony, sheltered


Cunard Queen Elizabeth starting to become very poor value.

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Europe - British Isles & Western

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traveller_man
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose a back to back cruise to celebrate our birthdays. The first 12 nights we were Club Balcony and the second 17 nights on Princess Grills. I will talk about dining later. The Club Balcony we chose was on deck 7 with an extended very large curved balcony, the stateroom is similar to most other balcony cabins but at an increased cost due to the Club Dining. Most Club Balconies offered are ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


A delight to be back

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Europe - British Isles & Western

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exlondoner
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Finally, at, I think, our seventh attempt we made it back on to a Cunard ship, and enjoyed ourselves very much. We have cruised with Cunard many times and were pleased to see everything was much as expected, with a few differences because of Covid. By far the worst part was embarkation which took about an hour and three quarters rather than the usual 20 minutes. I’m not sure why this was, ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Penthouse


Princess Grill versus standard Brittany's balcony

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Baltic Sea

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Andrew James
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

Having spent 2 weeks on QE in November on a cruise to the canaries & maderia in a standard balcony cabin I thought it would be useful to some to compare experiences of a short trip to Amsterdam in princess grill in March. The first obvious difference is space. The princess Grill cabin was approx a third bigger overall, however contains a walk in dressing area with a spacious bathroom with a ...
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Sail Date: March 2022


Awful experience with Cunard Queen Elizabeth

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Baltic Sea

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Gwentbaron
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

As regular cruise travellers with American cruise lines (20+) we were excited to try a short cruise on Cunard. We booked this four night cruise on Queen Elizabeth from Southampton to Amsterdam. The first impression of this Ship was good but our experience soon went spiraling down. The Stateroom attendant was initally pleasant but ignored us after the first meeting. The bed sheets were not ...
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Sail Date: March 2022


Great to be back on the Queen Elizabeth

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Baltic Sea

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gfs1ram
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Great to be back on board the QE even if for only 4 days. Our first cruise for 30 months since the pandemic. Fast efficient check in. Pleased with covid precautions still in place. Ship very clean and the food and services all to a very good standard considering the circumstances. Special mention to Antonio for looking after us so well (again) in the Britannia Restaurant. Entertainment most ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Racial Discrimination

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Baltic Sea

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gotarev
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

Having been five cruise lines, I as a person of color have never been so insulted and felt so discriminated against than we did on board our recent trip to Norway on the Queen Elizabeth. From the public demeaning ways the staff of color were treated by the white management, to the impatience of the excursion desk rep with my wife's Japanese accent (who received a college education in the US), from ...
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Sail Date: March 2022


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