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Cunard Queen Victoria Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

Cunard
Queen Victoria
Eastern Mediterranean
Departure Port

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Excellent

34

Very Good

19

Average

11

Poor

8

Terrible

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76 Cunard Queen Victoria Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean


JosephS avatar

JosephS

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Ship and Crew (Although the Officers are stand offish)

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We have been on the Queen Victoria before and it has always been a favourite of ours and it did not disappoint. We had a wonderful suite with a full sized Christmas tree as an added bonus. The Butler and his ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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sue322

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

A little disappointing

My husband and I wanted to celebrate our 45th anniversary in style so we chose the Queen Victoria. We have been on the other two Queens and were very pleased. We live in south Florida and just didn't want to do ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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ukellie

5 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Excellent

Xmas and new year cruise to the canaries From embarkation to disembarkation it was everything we expected Arrived at the port 10.15 checked in and on by ten fifty five Balcony Cabin 4042 near stairway A ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Iceman99

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Cunard service

The voyage was to the Canaries from Southampton. At the start , we were a little apprehensive due to the Bay of Biscay but the ship handled it well despite the 4Mtr swells. We had superb food in the Britannia ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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SALAD MUNCHER

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Thoughts on our first ever time in a Q1 Suite

We just arrived back home after sailing for 10 nights around the Canary Islands and Madiera. We originally were booked in a Queens Grill Q5 Cabin, but we received an offer from Cunard of purchasing an upgrade to Q1, ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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wandababe

2 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Our worst cruise...ever

We have sailed several times on Victoria, always in Princess Grills, and loved it. This time the room was dirty, and very noisy. The ship was under crewed and no one seemed very happy. The room was not cleaned until ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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YorkshireCruiser90

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Christmas Cruise

My partner had done the QM2 Transatlantic but I had never cruised before so it was all new to me and I wasn't entirely sure what to expect. We had a wonderful time on the Queen Victoria over Christmas last year, i'd ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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mountgay

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Over priced and over rated

we choose this Cruise to celebrate out 50th Wedding Anniversary Embarkation and disembarkation were very well organised - The ship never stopped rolling never been on a ship that moved so much Cabin small ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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exlondoner

7 Reviews Written

54 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable Cunard Christmas

Lured by an offer of free drinks for the Grills, we thought we would try this Christmas cruise. We have been with Cunard many times, but never over Christmas. The Christmas aspects were great: elegant decorations, ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Hoveto

6 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Victorian Christmas

This was our first time on Queen Victoria although we have been on Queen Elizabeth many times so finding our way around the ship was easy as they are almost identical. There appeared to be congestion at the docks as ...
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Sail Date December 2017


Frankpatrick avatar

Frankpatrick

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Christmas away

Whether it’s far into the most remote and hostile reaches of the Atacama desert, deep in the abyss of the Marianas trench or in the bowels of a seething volcano there will be no place on the planet where some ...
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Sail Date December 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


Harry C avatar

Harry C

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Fabulous

First cruise, to celebrate 40 years of marriage. Had never found the prospect of cruising attractive, but we decided to give it a go based on the experience of friends. Heaven! The staff on board the ship were ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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ColinHanna

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Elegance at sea

Superlative in every respect, including food, which some other reviewers have criticized. i can't see why. The selections in the Britannia restaurant were well-varied and appealing. The Spa selections show that ...
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Sail Date August 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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Ici

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good in Parts

UChoose Queens grill for good service and accommodation along with priority embarkation and disembarkation (neither of these occurred 1 hour waiting to board,55minutes queuing to disembark )we also experienced rude ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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willyoung

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

"In Love with Queen Victoria!!"

I have a bucket list and a cruise including the Greek islands was on it. I'm retired with a flexible schedule so at least weekly I get on the internet looking for cruise deals that hit that bucket list. This 14 ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Jthequack

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Like the parson's egg

The staff were very good indeed, in particular, the Head Waiter in the Queen's Grill, our butler Joel, and our deck 10 waiter, Dragan. The smoking area my wife and I used was forward on deck 10 and not cleaned ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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broadbent

2 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Living off past glories.

We cannot fly and the cruise went from Southampton - that simple. On our arrival, we never received our welcome bottle of cava. Small point. We noted that • our tv was not working properly • light ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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ElaineSuthers

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Appalling Customer Service by Cunard

We had a very pleasant 14 day cruise with Cunard - we stayed in a Q4, Queens Suite. The cabin was comfortable and our butler, Alex, was superb. It's an elegant, albeit very dated, ship (particularly the yellowing ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Johny Boy

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Refit on the Victoria.

Diamond members so expected to walk straight on as with the last few cruises. Few problems embarking but still only took 30 minutes to be in our cabin. Cunard fare so able to pick our balcony cabin 4159. No welcome ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Mediumrare

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

My partner is a florist. We chose the cruse "Festival of flowers" because we thought it would be interesting from his line of work. We assumed the ship would be full of flowers There was one main arrangement in ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Casamor

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Changes following refit

This was our second cruise on the ship in 12 months, so it was interesting to compare the changes following the refit in May 2017. We travelled using a CruiseConnexions coach which was with a company called ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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rognsuewbay

1 Review Written

24 Helpful Votes

Comparison between QM2 and Queen Victoria

Towards the end of our Rotary Presidents year some members go on holiday to celebrate the year and this year 17 of us joined the 5 day cruise on the recently revamped Queen Victoria. We have sailed on the QM2 a ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Mary from Hawaii

11 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

HUGE let down

We chose this ship as we love sailing the QM2 and wanted to experience this ship.The Queen Victoria was a huge let down. The staff members were moody and unfriendly. They have cut corners to the point it made things ...
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Sail Date September 2016


Queen Victoria Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.2
Dining5.04.1
Entertainment4.03.7
Public Rooms5.04.5
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Family3.03
Enrichment4.03.7
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.03.6
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