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Cunard Queen Victoria Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Queen Victoria
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65 Cunard Queen Victoria Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

raymon73 avatar


11 Reviews Written

49 Helpful Votes

Overated Overpriced


Chose cruise on recommendation. Brittania Outside with Balcony on Deck 4. Cabin nice but not exceptional, shower particularly small. Steward did a good job. Corridors on several of the lower decks were at times ...
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Sail Date December 2019



3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Hail to the Queen

Chose this cruise as we love all the dancing aboard Cunard lines. This was our second, the first being 17 days on Queen Elizabeth. Had not been to the Canary Islands so it was a good fit. We had an ocean view as ...
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Sail Date October 2019

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TV Dad

6 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Stately Ship With Excellent Entertainment

Queen Victoria is a wonderful ship offering excellent entertainment options and an amazing dining experience. It does have some problems, as does every ship I've sailed on, but overall I think you'll enjoy your ...
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Sail Date July 2019

SassyM_8 avatar


1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Relaxing and Elegant Ship. 2019 Itinerary Norwegian Fords . nights

65th Husband's birthday in May 2019. Sailing time evening. We arrived 2 pm. Relaxing start to cruise was the Southampton embarkation and disembarkation. Never sailed from Southampton before always fly cruised. ...
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Sail Date May 2019

Monachorum avatar


1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Spectacular St Petersberg 14 day cruise

This Cruise was chosen as our first with Cunard because we have always wanted to visit St Petersberg & other venues along the way, which did not disappoint. Our cabin was ideal being kept very clean & comfortable. ...
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Sail Date April 2019

Willfish avatar


4 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Pretentious, disorganised, indifferent and overpriced

If you want a cruise with everything "English", pick this ship - lots of formal nights (suits and tie and lots of guys in penguin suits), indifferent staff (with a few very pleasant exceptions) many of whom would ...
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Sail Date March 2019

deeangeo avatar


2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not as expected

The cabin D7017 is small and poorly appointed with a small dressing table, minimum storage facilities, particularly if a long voyage. The bathroom small but manageable however the shower cubicle is pokey! ...
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Sail Date February 2019

ukellie avatar


5 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes


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

nztraveller avatar


16 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

3 back to back Q.V. cruises

We have done The Med before with Princess , but decided to do it again with Cunard and stay on for the following 2 cruises to Norway then The Balitc (all from/to Southampton). Embarkation at Southampton was the ...
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Sail Date July 2018

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Rob F

7 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Not Snobbish at all!

It has to be said, we were apprehensive about the way Cunard is expressed as being for the upper class, the snobs and the like. well there are a few on board, but the vast majority were like you and me, worried hard ...
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Sail Date August 2018

paja49 avatar


3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Great cruise around Med with hot weather

As an experienced cruiser with Cunard (34 cruises) I feel able to comment, Firstly I was travelling in Princess Grill. The cabin was fine albeit needing a new carpet or at least a good wash, the attendant was ...
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Sail Date July 2018

biglux avatar


2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Awesome Cruise

Expected a top of the line cruise and for the best part not dissapointed. On par with Celebrity cruises that we have done in the past. Having to dress up with a Jacket every night after 6pm got a little tiresome ...
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Sail Date June 2018

fabricfran avatar


2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

A ship for the affluent, mature cruiser

The Cunard queens have enjoyed a reputation for elegant cruising that we wanted to experience. The 14 day T/A on Queen Victoria was offered at a reasonable rate and we booked it for our first Cunard cruise. We ...
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Sail Date March 2018

harryf avatar


2 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Another wonderful transatlantic cruise on QV

We chose this cruise from Southampton to Fort Lauderdale because we like days on board the ship and the 11 day voyage from Southampton to Forty Lauderdale is perfect for us. We had done the same voyage the year ...
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Sail Date January 2018

cruiseloverUK avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Queen Victoria 2017 S'ton to Caribbean and back

Wife did not want to fly long distance to winter sun. This was good value for money, no flying and no luggage restrictions. The ship was excellent, crew very attentive, entertainment good and varied, food ...
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Sail Date November 2017

paja49 avatar


3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

A bit of a rough ride in November 2017

A customary trip to the Caribbean in Princess grill, the suite was fine with a very efficient cabin attendant, the kitchens made a good efforts with the food and the service in the Princess Grill was commendable. ...
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Sail Date November 2017

Rectorymal avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Second time on Queen Victoria and not disappointed!

3 couples chose this cruise as an Autumn getaway-3 nights in Barcelona booked separately and then 9 nights cruising back to Blighty. Initially the political situation worried us but our 4 days in the city were ...
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Sail Date November 2017

Sharon1221 avatar


2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Loved having breakfast on our balcony!

We (an old friend and I) chose this cruise because we got a good deal on a balcony (my 8th cruise but first balcony) and because of the itinerary. We started in Venice which is one of my favorite cities and went to ...
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Sail Date October 2017

blueharry avatar


2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes


We chose this cruise as it was a great package, everything was in there and as we had not sailed on Cunard before thought it would be good, which it was. Service is second to none, crew most helpful if you even ...
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Sail Date September 2017

Franella avatar


2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cunard not for the young of heart!

We spent 7 days on a cruise on Queen Vic. From Venice to Athens. I knew it was not ther cruise for me when i noticed on the daily activity “Chair aerobics”. Excellent food,excellent staff service and operasrting ...
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Sail Date September 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

monkeyman18 avatar


2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise for those who appreciate tradition

Having cruised in April with an itinerary that included Dubrovnik and not being physically mobile to alight the ship we thought why not try Cunard with an itinerary including Dubrovnik. Unfortunately not the best ...
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Sail Date September 2017

broadbent avatar


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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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

Halfpints avatar


2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, fantastic crew.

Since we were celebrating our Golden Wedding Anniversary, we wanted a special cruise and at the same time sample a Cunard ship. As we didn't see much of San Francisco and Hawaii when we visited six months ...
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Sail Date March 2017

Queen Victoria Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.5
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Value For Money4.03.6
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