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Cunard Queen Victoria Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Europe

Cunard
Queen Victoria
Europe
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Very Good

105

Average

61

Poor

26

Terrible

8

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26 Cunard Queen Victoria Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Europe


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bobcat131

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Never again on Cunard

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Cruise to Canaries for winter sun, spoilt by below average food. We cruised on Cunard 5 times, two on Queen Elizabeth, One on Queen Mary and Two on Queen Victoria. The last on Queen Victoria and never again. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Star Dragon

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Nice Ship Really Bored Though

I went on this ship with my grandmother as she loves cruising. First impressions were good. The cabin was nice and the food was good. I enjoyed the stops at Barcelona and Gibraltar. Time on the ship ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Dungog

3 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

Cunard is not the line it was

Two cruises back to back were chosen for the itinerary and no other line seemed to cover the majority of our bucket list in the Baltic and Norway Fjords. The cruise did meet our itinerary expectations and the ...
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Sail Date August 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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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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SailorboyUK

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Cunard – Queen Victoria - UNDERWHELMED

CUNARD CHRISTMAS MARKET CRUISE (V728) Booked in July with full excitement and anticipation for a 45th Anniversary & 11th Civil Ceremony. Previous cruises include; Princess, P&O, Norwegian, Fred Olsen, Costa, ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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wendy.fenlon4@gmail.com

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

1st Time Cruise with Cunard and will probably be the last - very disappointed

We have cruised with P & O, Princess, Royal Caribbean, Fred Olson and Thomson and this was our 8th cruise and as Cunard are regarded as the number one in the cruise ship ratings we were looking forward to our 5 ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Robin and Karen

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Ridiculously expensive

We travelled with friends and liked the itiniery, especially Venice and Lake Garda (this was an add on arranged by Imagine cruising. I use a wheelchair and gave all dimensions to Cunard before setting off. Despite ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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daveo999

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Boring and expensive

Wanted to travel from London/Southampton to Barcelona and visit Gibraltar and Mallorca. Everything on this cruise was boring and well over priced. Excursions in Gibraltar and Mallorca were a waste of time and ...
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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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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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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


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orangeprints

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cunard Not-So-White Star Service

ONBOARD EXPERIENCE & SERVICE We sailed with Cunard on 23rd of July 2016 from Athens. Our sailing points were Athens - Santorini - Katakolon - Kotor - Venice. To begin the journey with Cunard was unpleasant to ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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ejudithellis@aol.com

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing service and standards on Cunard, Queen Victoria

We booked our cruise early summer 2016. We friend and I had both cruised before with various cruise liners but this was our first voyage with Cunard for which we had great expectations and excitement. Our shared ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Voyagerfree2012

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Was expecting so much more

The bad points. we had to pick up case at airport. Rome airport and organisation was a nightmare! Embarkation was marred by not getting case until evening even though we were on boat early afternoon!. Entertainment ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Patricia88

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Cruise On Several Levels

We were a party of three adults who were extremely excited to be sailing on the Cunard Lines, Queen Victoria. We have cruised many times, mainly with Holland America. Because of the higher cost of a Cunard Cruises ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Cruise safe

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not Great

Just returned from two weeks on the Queen Victoria, cruise started in Venice and ended up 14 nights later in Athens. I have to say I was very disappointed in many aspects of the cruise, working in a safety ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Sparks2401

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

"NEWLY WEDS OR NEARLY DEADS"

Time for Cunard to rethink their strategy as they will soon be running out of customers. Baby Boomers will be up next and they will demand so much more. Overall a nice vacation because we basically ignored what ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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nixxj

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing

Cunard, oh dear how should I start, I was always given to believe that this was the N0 1 cruise line, sadly I find that in my opinion, it no longer seems to be. Nearly everything was disappointing from the onset, or ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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Shirley Pardon

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

CUNARD HAS BEEN CARNAVALIZED!

Firstly, we are not regular cruisers but we have been on QM2, short trip around the Carribean shortly after she was commissioned and then transatlantic on QE2. Both these trips took place prior to Carnival buying ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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justahobby2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Totally not what I expected. Worst cruise ever

I have cruised more than ten times with Celebrity, Princess, Holland America, Costa, Carnival, RCL and so on. This is the first time I tried Cunard and thought it should have been better than other cruise lines. ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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wanderbabe

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing trip

This was our second cruise on Queen Victoria, both in the Princess Grill. Our first trip to the Fjords was faultless on every level, apart from mislaying our luggage. This is why we came back. This time on arrival ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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Mikelbee

1 Review Written

Benidorn Afloat

My recent cruise on the Queen Victoria helped me understand what the term "quintessentially British" means in a Cunard context. It means a floating retirement village inhabited overwhelmingly by 1200 former ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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GAFFER3011

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Carnival UK masquerading as Cunard.

Voyage 308 Norway, Iceland and Faroe Islands. This was our 30th Cunard voyage and it will be our last, Cunard is not synonymous with quality anymore it is merely a badge, this is sad because Cunard was a company ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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james wilkinson

1 Review Written

Christmas Markets missed in a Blizzard

Christmas Markets Cruise V025 This cruise did not turn out to be what it said on the packet. Some of it was down to the weather conditions and some down to advertising poetic licence. Christmas markets in most ...
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Sail Date December 2010


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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