Queen Elizabeth Cruise Details

By on April 5, 2013

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Queen Elizabeth, our newest Cunarder, joined the fleet in October 2010. She relives, in modern glamour, the higher society events in the 1930s and 1940s. Grace ornate rooms whose wealthy decor recalls the heritage with the first Cunarder to bear her name. Images and functions from her predecessors, Queen Elizabeth and QE2, sit comfortably alongside her contemporary charm.

Queen Elizabeth İnformation

  • Entered Service: 2010
  • Household Port: Southampton, UK
  • Port of Registry: Hamilton, Bermuda
  • Speed: 23.7 knots
  • Gross Tonnage: 90,900 GRT
  • Guest Capacity: 2,068
  • No. of Crew: 1005
  • Length: 964.5 feet
  • Width: 106 feet
  • Draft: 25.9 feet

Leisure & Entertainment

Deck 9 is the centre of Queen Elizabeth’s al fresco world, focused on The Garden Lounge and the Games Deck. Discover more intimate venues like the Yacht Club, named after the aft lounge on QE2, with 270 degree views in all directions and dancing until the small hours.

Daytime Activities

From Afternoon Tea to learning how to play poker, there something for everyone on board Queen Mary two. A Cunard voyage will keep you busy or give you time to relax it’s all up to you.

INDULGE

Sip afternoon tea beneath ornate cantilevered balconies in the Queens Room, or shop in the chic boutiques of the Royal Arcade. Relive the golden age of ocean travel at the magnificent Garden Parties and Country House Soirees.

ENRICH

View the unique collection that links Cunard with royalty and British maritime heritage. Join a computer class to keep in touch with those at home and be thrilled by our Cunard Insights programme with a wide variety of guest speakers to inspire you.

RELAX

Opportunities for relaxation stretch from the simple pleasures of a 6,000 book library to state-of-the-art spa treatments or films from the golden era.

REVITALISE

There is plenty of choice for the more energetic from fitness classes and sports courts, to swimming and traditional deck sports. Join a dance class and learn the lindy hop or for the first time enjoy a game of croquet on the games deck.

Children’s Activities

Children can have a whale of a time in Queen Elizabeth’s Children’s Programme on deck 10, run by certified Early Years staff.

Younger members with the family will not want to leave The Play Zone filled with toys, games and activities. As the younger children delight in the soft play area and ball pool you can be certain that they are in the best of care with our certified Early Years staff. A range of engaging activities will be thoughtfully prepared by our youth staff including sports, arts and crafts and a disco, as well as themed days such as Pirate Day! The teen area, with its computers and relaxed layout provides an ideal setting for older children to meet and make new friends. Adjoining the Play Zone is the outside pool area where the whole family can enjoy themselves.

Please note that children must be a minimum of one-year-old (two-years old for 2012 itineraries) to participate in the Nursery without parental supervision. Children under one-year-old are welcome, provided they are accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times.

Evening Entertainment

It may be night time that most sets the Queen Mary 2 experience apart from other ships. For where else will you attend such dazzling affairs as a Black and White Ball, Royal Ascot Ball or Buccaneer Ball – all in a setting as stunning as the Queens Room? Or catch a staged musical production in the Royal Court Theatre. You may want to save time for the Empire Casino, or put on your dancing shoes at G32 nightclub.

DANCING

Evenings boast another of Cunard’s finest traditions as guests take to the floor to enjoy elegant ballroom dancing. Or discover more intimate venues like the Yacht Club and dance until the small hours with the resident DJ.

THEATRE

Applaud lavish productions from private boxes, as you savour chocolates and champagne in the Royal Court Theatre or sit back and enjoy a screening of you favourite movie.

MUSIC

Enjoy the beautiful sounds from our on board musicians from Jazz to String Quartets, Pianists to Harpists in a variety of times and venues on your voyage.

PLAY

Enjoy a flutter in the casino, test your minds in the pub quiz or grab the microphone for a karaoke sing song, there are plenty of ways you can join in and meet other guests.

Enrichment Programmes

Cunard Insights

With Cunard’s Insights, you can explore a number of historical and contemporary issues presented by a wide range of speakers including explorers, academics, former ambassadors and politicians, historians and scientists, award wining novelists, biographers and acclaimed actors and film makers.

Book Club

The Cunard Book Club offers the opportunity for thought-provoking literary discussions among our guests each voyage. Book Club selections will change quarterly and are reflective with the interests of each ship’s guests. Each Book Club meeting will be led by the ship’s Librarian or one in the Hostesses, who will provide a short history of your author and lead the discussion.

Bars and Lounges

Cafe Carinthia

Luxurious drapes and chandeliers create a golden glow as you sip speciality teas and indulge in delicious pastries. In a central position on Deck two overlooking the Grand Lobby, this is the place to see and be seen.

Churchill’s

After dinner, settle into an armchair and savour our wealthy worldwide selection of fine cigars and cognacs. Also on offer is a wonderful choice of Single Malt Whiskys, Plantation Rums and Ports.

Commodore Club

Sink into the leather chairs of this club-like observation lounge with sweeping views over the bow and choose from a wide selection of delicious martinis, or something special from our Commodore Club Luxury Collection.

Golden Lion Pub

A Cunard favourite, choose from a wide selection of beer, cider and wine to complement the delicious gastro pub-style lunch menus in a comfortable, traditional setting.

Grills Lounge

Exclusive to Grill guests, this refined, comfortable and relaxed haven is perfect for a pre-dinner tipple with friends. Enjoy traditional afternoon tea or sample something special from our bespoke tea menu, recommended by our Tea Sommelier.

Midships Bar

The original Queen Elizabeth is celebrated in this warm and sophisticated venue perfect for pre-dinner drinks or a relaxing evening around the piano.

Queens Room

A magnificent Grand Ballroom whose artworks and murals reflect our cherished royal links. The setting for Royal Nights themed balls and white-gloved afternoon tea.

The Garden Lounge

A light and sociable room reminiscent of a resplendent conservatory. What a wonderfully atmospheric venue for the occasional ‘Supper Clubs’ that combine dining and dancing under the stars.

The Pavilion

After a few lengths, relax in one from the two whirlpools or sit back on a sun lounger with a refreshing drink.

Yacht Club

Named after the lively QE2 venue, with its quirky nautical functions, including the compass-shaped dance floor, this exciting addition to our gracious new Cunarder will be the scene for lively evening and sunny days.

Dining

Queens Grill Experience

Queens Grill guests dine in this magnificent restaurant on Deck 11. This is the epitome of Cunard dining excellence, where sparkling crystal glints against understated creams and golds and the a la carte menu is perfectly accompanied by the attentive service and air of refinement.

Princess Grill

Up on Deck 11, the intimate single seating Princess Grill Restaurant captivates guests staying in Princess Grill Suites with flawlessly attentive service and the acclaimed pinnacle of our a la carte excellence. Menus wonderfully combine different flavours, textures and ingredients to surpass expectations evening after evening.

The Britannia Experience

Guests sailing in the comfort of our luxurious Britannia staterooms can make their dramatic evening entrance into this elegant two-tier dining room with a graceful descent of its grand staircase, gleaming beneath the eye-catching art deco chandelier. Choose from early or late dining and revel in the sumptuous menus and perfectly attentive service.

Guests staying in our AA category balcony accommodation dine in the Britannia Club Restaurant. The tempting menus are to be savoured at a time of your choice in this intimate venue under patterned glass ceilings flecked with gold and silver leaf.

The Luxury of Choice

Cafe Carinthia

Succumb to several varieties of speciality teas and wealthy aromatic coffees that can be found in this delightfully relaxing venue, not to mention the indulgent pastries that are on offer.

Lido Restuarant

Buffet dining is available throughout the day. By evening it transforms into one of our regional venues: Asado is a South American Grill; Jasmine serves up exquisite Asian cuisine; while Aztec tempts you with interpretations of Mexican classics.

Golden Lion Pub

The Golden Lion is an authentic British pub with a great selection of beer and cider. This complements a traditional pub lunch menu with favourites such as cottage pie and fish and chips to the standard you would expect.

Courtyard

Grills guests can enjoy the liberating sensation of afternoon tea outside in the sunshine or evening dining al fresco.

Queen’s Room

Afternoon tea in the Queens Room is a Cunard signature not to be missed. White-gloved waiters serve delightful cucumber sandwiches, fresh scones and tea accompanied by the beautiful sounds in the orchestra.

The Verandah

The Verandah, her formal alternative dining venue is your invitation to savour contemporary French cuisine that uses ingredients sourced in France along with an ambience that recalls the legendary Verandah Grill aboard the original Queen Elizabeth.

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