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Cunard Queen Elizabeth Cruise Reviews

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530 Cunard Queen Elizabeth Cruise Reviews


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bmwlover

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Queen Elizabeth met all expectations

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We chose this cruise for the unusual itinerary and the ship. We had been on the Queen Elizabeth for the entire maiden World Cruise in 2011 , and were curious to discover the changes that had taken place in the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Fran from Australia

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship - exceeded expectations

We chose this cruise at the last minute due to changes with our original plans and port restrictions in Singapore and Hong Kong. We decided to stick close to Australia/New Zealand. The Queen Elizabeth is a ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Traveller01

6 Reviews Written

69 Helpful Votes

White Glove Service

I had never been on a curnard cruise before and have been put off by rumours that they are quite formal cruises. However I booked the cruise just a couple of days out before embarktation at a ridiculous price. So ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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ubu62

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Glad I was on for only 6 days

Booked this on board QM2 when the QE's Asian itineraries were all scrapped. Crazy cheap price made this unmissable. Compared to the QM2 this is the inferior ship in almost every single area. The vaunted ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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cheddyanne

3 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship

The good Beautiful ship, lovely decor. Uncrowded, always places to sit. Wonderful library. Spotless cabin, plenty of storage, tea and coffee facilities and wonderful beds/pillows. Food was very good on the main ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Tess27

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Plus and minus

We chose this cruise as have never been on Cunard before. As it tied in with our time frame, was a good deal and no Princess cruises available, we wanted to experience it. We are Elite Princess travellers with ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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KNF

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Thought it would be better!

This is the second cruise our family of 4 have taken. The first being a 10 day cruise with the Carnival Spirit in July 2017. We thought our Carnival cruise was great, fantastic staff, good food and lovely ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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lissie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First timers cruising - Cunard not as snobby as I was led to believe

First time cruises we alwways travel independently - but my partner's health made cruising an option to PNG - which is hard to get to otherwise. We are ballroom dancers so we chose Cunard. I was highly ...
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Sail Date February 2020


Don1959 avatar

Don1959

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

We won't be back

We chose this cruise in order to experience Christmas,New Years and significant birthday at at sea. There were several highlights on the Queen Elizabeth; the food in the main dining room was excellent, our shoulder ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Fascinating

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

An interesting Cruise

My cruise was a surprise arranged by my friend. I was amazed. Arriving we were greeted by friendly porters and our suitcases were taken to our booked cabins. We then waited some time in five rows filling out ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Zacb

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic Christmas and New Year Cruise

This was my first cruise with Cunard. I knew ahead of time what I was in for as I had done plenty of research before and after booking. I booked this itinerary because I wanted to spend Christmas Day at sea and ...
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Sail Date December 2019


jeck avatar

jeck

17 Reviews Written

109 Helpful Votes

First time Queens grill great experience

This was our first experience on Cunard and we stayed in the top level Queen’s Grill accommodations. We previously have done a number of cruises with Princess. The trip did not start well when we could not ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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MaryFlorence

4 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

First time, very enjoyable

Although we have cruised before, this was our first cruise with Cunard. The Queen Elizabeth is a very comfortable ship. There are plenty of seats around the ship, and it is never hard to find a comfortable spot to ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Anne Harrington

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Misleading Information in brochures and web, staff no better, gratuities bad,

Husbands special birthday and cunard was always on his bucket list. First 5 days food was rubbish, dry and not as described on menu. The Lido was no better Bar prices out of this world. Buy a drinks package, ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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daisybel

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Christmas Cruise on QE

We chose this cruise as wanted to experience a Cunard Christmas and also because as departing from Adelaide and returning to Adelaide, no flights involved. QE didn't let us down- wonderful Christmas trees and ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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cruise kitten 58

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Adelaide Melbourne Tasmania and back 8 nights

chose this line to compare to azamara. found the cabin to be bigger and comfortable but no international plugs for our electronics. service and cleanliness at a very high standard. the ship itself was very ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Marz15

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

NOT A FAMILY FRIENDLY CRUISESHIP

Pros: * Very organised to come on board the cruise * Cleaners kept the ship super clean, especially the toilets. * Cabin staff are so polite and very hard working at maintaining a high standard of cabins ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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EMah

8 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

Pre-XMas celebrations on the Queen

Why not spent some nights on the Queen Elizabeth as part of Pre Xmas celebrations, I thought. We were on her not so long ago in Feb and then in April on her way to Japan for the Sakura or Cherry Blossom. So this is ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Marjorie Sheldon

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Travelling Solo

I chose this cruise because it was taking the route which I did with my family (husband and three daughters ) forty five years ago when we emigrated to Australia. A sentimental journey .I flew from Perth Australia, ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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kimmk

5 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Relaxing but sedate

We chose this cruise as a relaxing way to get home from South Africa. The ship gave a grand impression with wood paneling a feature. It appeared well maintained. For those who get sea sick, there was quite a ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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The happy wanderers

6 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Ferry to Cape Town

We booked this cruise to facilitate our onward journey to Victoria falls hence the title. It was the poshest ferry we've ever been on. Embarking was a doodle, on board within 30 minutes. Lovely cabin (wheelchair ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Pinksian1981

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

A little disappointed

We booked this cruise 18 months ago as it was an excellent price and it was booked as our first ever cruise (we actually managed to fit in two before we went in the end) The ship was beautiful. Lots of wood and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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BEBOBEAR

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

First time on Cunard and in Princess Grill which was an enjoyable one

An enjoyable cruise in Princess Grill for the following reasons; Lovely Princess Grill cabin mid ship with fantastic views, spaciousness and extras such as tea, coffee maker, good sized bathrooms with amenities ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Unhappy-one

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Princess grill very good, however cruise let down by poor cabin hygiene aboard

This was our first Cunard cruise, having been on more than 10 cruises with Celebrity and Princess. The Cunard cache lured us into trying them. We were impressed by the Princes grill, we liked the restaurant and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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naturelovergirl

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Gorgeous Way To Travel

We chose Cunard because we wanted a classic cruise experience, a formal atmosphere, and an excellent itinerary. Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth took us above the Arctic Circle in absolute style. Embarkation was easy ...
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Sail Date August 2019


Queen Elizabeth Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining4.03.9
Entertainment4.03.5
Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family3.52.9
Enrichment5.03.6
Service4.04
Value For Money4.03.5
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