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Cunard Panama Canal & Central America Cruise Reviews

Maître D carving the lamb for us in the Princess Grill
View from our deck facing directly aft
Our new Queens Suite 5198
The Liver Building taken from the Queen Elizabeth
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Expectations Not Met

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Panama Canal & Central America

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missdaze
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We choose this cruise because of the Panama Canal Transit and San Francisco We live in the Bay area so coming home was part of the choice. Our thoughts of a exciting and fun cruise never appeared. It was almost creepy walking back to our cabin after 11PM. Most bars were closed and not a person was around. During the nice weather around the pool, there was only one activity in all 19 days. ...
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Sail Date: January 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


As good as expected for Jan 2018 first leg World Voyage

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Panama Canal & Central America

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jjessie
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We have previously travelled on many Celebrity ships and also Victoria and QM2. We loved Victoria and hated QM2; we liked Elizabeth as much as Victoria. They both compare plus/minus with Celebrity. I have to disagree with some of the last few reviews posted. The food was good, service was good, the shows were virtually all good, Speakers were mostly very good. The balcony cabin was very good. The ...
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Sail Date: January 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Meeting expectations (both good and bad)

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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Wearsapatch
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

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, from LA to Fort Lauderdale, met two of those three expectations. The service was indeed excellent. Every crew member we encountered was friendly and eager to help. Our cabin steward, ...
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Sail Date: April 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony


Panama First Timers

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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Ocean waver
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise to combine three things. To revisit San Francisco, to cruise on QV for a second time, and to transit the Panama Canal. Overall we were not disappointed. Our 4th time overall with Cunard, they continue to provide a quality experience, for which we did, admittedly pay a high price. Suite, food, staff service, entertainment were excellent, as previously experienced. The ...
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Sail Date: April 2017

Cabin Type: Queens Suite


Trip from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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Margaret Raynor
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Past experience with sailing on at Cunard Ships - Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary. I wanted to comment on the treatment we were given by our steward, Leo, our head waiter, Ryan, our waiter, Arnold (Arnie), and our assistant waiter, Dexter (Dex). We were totally treated by Leo in our cabin (there were 3 of us in 6197) - he asked us what he could do to help us but never was ...
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Sail Date: April 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony


Excellent

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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wizwiz1944
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

This was our second Cunard cruise, the last, around a year ago on the Queen Mary, which was disappointing to say the least, and we had some trepidation about booking another Cunard Cruise, after all same company management, how is it possible things could change? From the moment we arrived at Fort Lauderdale to disembarkation at San Francisco just about everything went off to ...
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Sail Date: January 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


I love Cunard.

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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sacbrit
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I really enjoy the Cunard Line, I am English by birth and American by choice. I choose Cunard because they provide Dance Hosts for the single ladies for any length cruise. The Queen's room dance floor and Orchestras are so perfect for Ballroom Dancing and themed parties. The service is excellent from white gloved afternoon tea to breakfast in bed. Their dining rooms are elegant and ...
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Sail Date: April 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony


Very Pleasant Surprise

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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gourmetjan
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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 cruising. Thank goodness we trusted Cunard. They came through with flying colours, from the wait staff to the head waiter and chef, they understood the problem and we felt very ...
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Sail Date: April 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony


Cunard needs to shape up

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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chriswat
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

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 very quick and trouble free and efficient. We were Princess Grill passengers and would have to say that we were pleased that we paid the extra for that privilege. The food was ...
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Sail Date: April 2015

Cabin Type: Princess Suite


Do it in real style in the Cunard Grills.

Review for Queen Victoria to Panama Canal & Central America

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skcusime
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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 portside. What a great room, because the balcony extends up the side, and around the back of the ship, so you could get sunshine or shade all day long! The staff in the dining room knew our ...
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Sail Date: April 2015

Cabin Type: Queens Suite


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