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Cunard Los Angeles Cruise Reviews

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39 Cunard Los Angeles Cruise Reviews


Wearsapatch avatar

Wearsapatch

1 Review Written

31 Helpful Votes

Meeting expectations (both good and bad)

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This was our third time on Cunard and our second on the Queen Victoria, so we had a good idea of what to expect: excellent service, excellent dancing and mediocre food. Our April cruise through the Panama Canal, ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Skipper49

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Most Wonderful Holiday in Recent Memory

We had just retired and decided a world cruise was a great way to transition from our work lifestyle to finally having the fun we always dreamed of in retirement. What a great decision! We boarded in Los Angeles ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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Hugemongrel

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Traditional days at sea.

White glove service, staff who care about your personal preferences, accurate assistance, and a crew who genuinely look out for your comfort and safety to deliver a relaxing and fulfilling journey. ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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beachtrekkie

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Where is the White Star service?

We sailed on the Queen Victoria because of the itinerary and timing of this 48 night South Seas cruise. We had expected luxury and superior service. The ship was clean and the common areas were fabulous. We ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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chriswat

5 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cunard needs to shape up

Given that the cruise industry is becoming very competitive these days, we would have thought that Cunard would have tried to keep up with the other "luxury" lines. First the good: The embarkation process was ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Mike Lowe

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

By Far the Best of the 3 Cruises We Have Done

We travelled with 2 other older couples, and thoroughly enjoyed Cunard's formula for enjoyable cruising. Compared with previous cruises, we were pleased that here were few children on board - must be showing our ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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tlombardi93@cox.net

2 Reviews Written

An Awesome Experience

My husband and I are seasoned "cruisers" and have booked many, many cruises on different cruise lines..We cannot find enough adjectives to describe our experience on the Queen Victoria from Los Angeles to ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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gourmetjan

4 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Very Pleasant Surprise

We were completely surprised by our experiences on board Queen Victoria. After our last cruise where my husband’s gluten and corn intollerances were completely ignored and he became very ill, we had given up on ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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skcusime

4 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Do it in real style in the Cunard Grills.

We booked the Panama Canal transit, from LA to NY, in Princess Grille. We were delighted to find about 2 weeks from embarkation that we had been upgraded to Queens Grille, Q5, stateroom 4188 at the very rear ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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judyelg

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not As Good As I Expected

We sailed on a segment of the Queen Victoria's world cruise from Los Angeles to Sydney. In many small ways this was a disappointing experience. For example: This was the only cruise where we were not welcomed on ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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Jimsgirl

10 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Organizational chaos

This cruise was from LA to New York. 18 days total, also last but one segment of QE World cruise. Embarking at LA. Some passengers informed embarkation would be delayed , others received no information. I got ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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Strode Wallace

12 Reviews Written

115 Helpful Votes

The Cunard Experience was Excellent With a Few Exceptions

A couple who we met on a transatlantic cruise on HAL in 2008 and bumped into again on another HAL cruise from Amsterdam to New York in 2010 emailed us about a sale of just a few days for a 15 or 18 day Panama Canal ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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mollyutah

1 Review Written

very, VERY Disorganized

We purchased the Cunard transfer from LAX airport to the embarkation site. We arrived at LAX at 8:30 AM and were not met by any Cunard personal. We called the 800# and finally were met at 9:00AM, after we got our ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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studhilo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Through the Panama Canal on the Queen Elizabeth

Some friends took a cruise on the Queen Elizabeth (QE) at Christmas last year and did nothing but complain. Also, I traveled on the QE2, several times before her retirement and quite liked her. So,I didn't expect ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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race ave al

5 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

high expectations with mixed results

we arrived via amtrak to la. and stayed at the long beach hyatt for 3 days, with a view of the harbor and carnival ship which was docked near the queen mary(hotel). many fine restaurants within walking distance of ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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Peter Williams

1 Review Written

Great Ship

This review is going to be fairly long to cover all points we wish to make. We booked direct with Cunard who were then and up to leaving from UK very helpful. At LAX we were kept waiting for over 90 minutes after ...
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Sail Date February 2012


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zak477

27 Reviews Written

178 Helpful Votes

Lovely Ship but Costly

The Queen Victoria is a wonderful ship. The cruise to Hawaii had a total of eight sea days and only four ports in Hawaii and one final port, Ensenada. We enjoy the atmosphere aboard ship and the sea days were nice, ...
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Sail Date February 2012


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DDBINK1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Queen Victoria Feb 14 to Feb 28 2012 Hawaii Cruise

The Queen Victoria is a great ship of the Cunard Line. I thought I would walk through many of the aspects of this trip that I did enjoy and make some comments on the negatives also. Starting at the Beginning. ...
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Sail Date February 2012


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gentlemancruiser

5 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

Excellent Holiday Cruise

Having travelled on the Queen Victoria in 2008 we were happy to be returning and knew how beautiful the ship truly is. Because we had 4 sea days in a row going and coming from Hawaii, we decided to treat ourselves ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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safarigal

1 Review Written

Queen Victoria Excels Again

Embarkation There was priority embarkation. We arrived at the embarkation hall at about 11:30 and were directed to a waiting area. We were soon given our cruise cards and escorted to another waiting area. Boarding ...
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Sail Date January 2012


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Laura-SF

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cunard Queen's Grill Review

We sailed on the Cunard Queen Victoria 2-week Christmas voyage from Los Angeles roundtrip to Hawaii in the Queen's Grill level of service this year -- December 21, 2011 through January 4, 2012. I have to say, the ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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fourman

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Christmas and New Year Cruise to Hawaii

This was our first trip on the Queen Victoria having made a number of prior cruises on the Queen Mary 2. Embarkation at the rather huge cruise terminal at LA, was relatively hassle free and we were soon on board. ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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560sl

1 Review Written

Cunard not great

The Queen Victoria is far from being a Queen in my book. Starting with disorganized and delayed embarkation and again with disembarkation process that nearly caused us to miss our flt. Very poor service in the ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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TravelTall

1 Review Written

Paying more for less

In the past 6 months Cunard's prices have skyrocketed, far outweighing value for money. My biggest complaint is that past passenger benefits are terrible. Onboard credits for past guests are less than what a ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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sycamoreridge

1 Review Written

Bean Counters

First and foremost I love cruises. We had a wonderful cruise on the Queen Mary II in 2006.The check-in for this cruise was a mess- People wandering around without good guidance except "for go over there and wait ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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