Queen Elizabeth

Cunard Line

AT A GLANCE

Ship Info

What's Included

Included

  • Shipboard accommodations | Onboard meals and entertainment

Not Included

  • Air Transportation | Shore excursions | Sightseeing or meals ashore | Port Charges, Taxes, Security Fees and Fuel Surcharge Gratuities | Personal expenses | Anything not noted as included

Ship Overview

Inaugural Sailing
2010
Tonnage
90900 Tons
Public Decks
12
Passenger Capacity
2068
Crew
996
Registry
Information was not provided

Reviews and Recommendations for Queen Elizabeth

81%

of 22
guests
recommend


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Take a trip on the last great ocean liner

By: Bill


Reviewed on: 02 Oct 2013

If you like being at sea ,the QM2 is worthy of at least one voyage. It is a remarkable ship that everyone should experience once. That being said, unless you are traveling in Grill Class, it is a mass market product comparable to other cruises except for the ship itself. A crossing on the QM2 should be on your bucket list.
Travel Advisor:  Kristy Adler

Highly recommend

By: Jo


Reviewed on: 09 Oct 2013

Second time on Queen Elizabeth and it could not be any better. The food and service on board is excellent.
Travel Advisor:  Ginny Thornton

When Service Says It All

By: Ed and Steve


Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2013

It was a great cruise because of the service, cleanliness, and quality of food. We would be happy to sail on Cunard again.
Travel Advisor:  Mary Ann Tiemeier

Highly recommended

By: Jerry and Marcia


Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2013

This was a "bucket list" cruise for us. We embarked with high expectations and were not disappointed. Cunard knows how to provide the ambience that leads to an enjoyable cruise. The cruise itinerary was excellent, as were the shore excursions. The Queen Elizabeth crew was cordial and competent. The service in the Princess Grill lived up to Cunard's "White Glove" standards, and the food was truly "Five-Star" in quality.

Highly Recommend

By: DD


Reviewed on: 09 Jun 2014

 We were very pleased with our trip. The staff worked very hard to make our voyage a pleasant & memorable experience. I would highly recommend Cunard to my friends, as I have taken several voyages with them.
Travel Advisor:  Robin Hutnan

Cunard

By: Queen


Reviewed on: 27 Jan 2015

Wonderful experience on Cunard ...she always knows what I like . Had to return early and she took great care of me ..The purser and Norma worked together to get me home Thank you Once again

World Cruise

By: Kathy


Reviewed on: 15 May 2017

Had a great time and plenty of adventure. Guest ages a bit old in some segments
Travel Advisor:  LynnDee King
Not Recommended

Food and Entertainment

By: Harvey


Reviewed on: 28 Aug 2017

The entertainment is very good, but the food is bad.
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Cunard is changing

By: Gaipiedusa


Reviewed on: 20 Sep 2018

As a long and loyal customer, I have noticed that the Company, since it was absorbed by Princess, has become more and more like a legacy US airline, rather than the classic British steam ship line it once was. Their pricing gimmicks have become impossible to navigate, their performance with many things, even simple things seem like they just got in the business instead of 175 years at sea. We are looking for alternatives.
Travel Advisor:  Rob Clabbers
Not Recommended

Baltic Cruise

By: Bubbles


Reviewed on: 05 Jul 2018

Cunard slogan should be "for a nominal fee". We are previous travelers with Oceania and were expecting a superior experience with Cunard. Not so. Cabins, bathrooms, food, service and entertainment are adequate but not up to the standard of Oceania. Extremely disappointing.

Looking Forward to Alaska cruisr

By: Cunarder


Reviewed on: 12 Jul 2018

We will not board the QE until June 2019 when she is in Alaska.

Wonderful Cruise

By: Cody


Reviewed on: 21 Jul 2018

We loved the restaurants, the exclusivity of the Grill Suite, the service, the ship décor, the theater. All around it was fabulous. Because of the Grill Suite levels, it felt like a cruise on a very small ship.
Travel Advisor:  Kevin Grubb

recommend if you like smaller ships and like cunard

By: atlanta anne


Reviewed on: 26 Jul 2018

Having sailed on the Queen Mary and the Queen Victoria, we were anxious to sail on the Queen Elizabeth. While I knew it was the sister ship to the Queen Victoria, I didn't realize how much I preferred a larger ship. That is my preference. We were in the Queens Grill and have taken maybe 30 cruises many of which were on similar levels to the Queens Grill or in the Princess Grill on Cunard. I have to say for the price, I would not pay for the Queens Grill again. Maybe the Princess Grill. The other cruise lines provide significantly more benefits for their passengers that are in those cabins or at that level - with a butler, able to dine in a private dining area at the time of their choice, etc. Cunard had the least benefits of any cruise line we have sailed on. They also tend to "nickel and dime" you about everything. Most other cruise lines (other than those owned by Carnival) provide better benefits
Travel Advisor:  Linda Terrill

cruise2018

By: jim


Reviewed on: 07 Aug 2018

everything was very excellent with the cruise - the Cunard people were fantastic. my only complaint is if we are paying $30,000 for a two week cruise we shouldn't be nickle and dimed with wi fi charges. Queens grill passengers should have unlimited wi fi access without petty charges!
Travel Advisor:  Jeff Mutnick

Balkan cruise on Queen Elizabeth

By: Kim Woodard


Reviewed on: 29 Aug 2018

Ship good. Food okay not great but good. Room steward and dining room servers excellent. All good.
Travel Advisor:  Kathy Rise

Queen Elizabeth

By: Nan


Reviewed on: 23 Aug 2018

QE was wonderful, although the White Star Luggage Service upon disembarking continues to be a disaster. No one in the baggage area seems to know what to do with the White Star luggage to be shipped home. I was promised all involved persons would be trained but NO. Same as 2 years ago. Why do we pay all that money for incompetent people at the Purser's office?
Travel Advisor:  Debra Stern
Not Recommended

QE

By: Trip


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2018

Food was weak. Too formal

Queen Elizabeth

By: Deb


Reviewed on: 07 Sep 2018

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth is a lovely ship. She is reminiscent of the grand ships of yesteryear. She is formal and grand and passage on her is as well. Food is diverse beautifully presented and delicious. This particular itinerary including Norway and Iceland was very appealing to us and the Queen Elizathe delivered.
Travel Advisor:  Eric Miller

Very Nice.

By: Sherry


Reviewed on: 22 Sep 2018

The Queen Mary 2 is our favorite, but the QE was excellent as well. The staff were all outstanding. Glenn serviced our room and made the bed to suit me. Mariano and Rolando made a great team of dining room servers. Rawlings was outstanding at finding out what we like in a wine and was able to offer suggestions, which were 100% excellent! He is a well informed, nice, polite, and kind person. The Purser's Office was excellent. We had problems with my husband's phone not charging. They were very helpful getting us in touch with our children for arrival at the airport. What a great group of people on this ship!!!
Travel Advisor:  Melissa Turpin Marcos

QE

By: Sandy


Reviewed on: 28 Sep 2018

Very well spent and rewarding.
Travel Advisor:  Carol Terhune
Not Recommended

London to London

By: Rumbar


Reviewed on: 08 Nov 2018

While not our first trip with Cunard, we were reminded of the negatives of cruising with Cunard. Namely having set sittings for dinner, ie same time, same table and same people for the duration of the trip. As a result more than half the dinners were eaten away from the dining room Having cruised with Oceania, we prefer the freedom they offer. However, the ship itself is quite beautiful!