For over a century and a half, the iconic ships of Cunard have been defining sophisticated ocean travel. They have always been The Most Famous Ocean Liners in the World. From fabled vessels of the past to her present royal court — Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth — Cunard has carried guests across the great oceans and to the far points of the globe in unparalleled style. The most glamorous names of yesterday and today have made champagne toasts in her salons, waltzed the night away in her grand ballrooms, savoured grand feasts of the finest flavours in her dining rooms, and whiled away hours immersed in fascinating conversation on her decks.
Cunard invites you to take your place in the rich heritage of ocean travel, and write your own classic adventure tale. Join Cunard for a journey on the legendary luxury ocean liner.
Where does the Cunard experience begin? With the famous White Star Service, of course from the moment you step on board, the constant priority is to make you feel welcome. In fact, matching your expectations instinctively is what Cunard do best. British officers uphold the highest standards. As you arrive at your embarkation terminal, savour the delicious thrill of anticipation. Along the quay and then on deck, excitement builds. After being shown to your stateroom, take a stroll to acquaint yourself with one of the world’s most famous liners. Now sound the horn and strike up the band! As the coastline falls away and you dress for your first dinner at sea, relax – your Cunard holiday has just began Greet each new morning in the spirit of freedom. Will you venture ashore, or broaden your inner horizon right here? From wine to gardening, Beaujolais to begun Lizzies, there is a lively talk to fire every imagination. Chill out – the kids are being happily entertained! The most relaxing ambience is yours to soak up throughout your perfect day.
Famous For A Reason
Having long ago set the standard, Cunard continue to exceed it. Over 160 years ago, Samuel Cunard set out to deliver mail across the Atlantic, not realising he was taking the first step towards setting a new standard in luxury travel. Since then, Cunard has become a byword for comfort, style, and the ultimate travel experience as defined by successive eras. Today, Cunard continue to celebrate a golden heritage while creating new standards daily. Quintessentially British, they explore the world in all its rich diversity with people of the world – people like you. Impeccable service defines and differentiates the Cunard experience most eloquently. It always has. From award-winning grill dining to a tasty snack or a chocolate on the pillow, their attention to detail will make you feel special. Cunard even has a unique kennel service on the Queen Mary 2 for your favourite canine or feline companion!
Put simply, nothing is too much trouble. In fact, the experience of higher grade staterooms is not unlike belonging to the most privileged club. Champagne, complimentary bar, fresh flowers and fruit, soft terry robes in your suite – nothing rivals the unashamed luxury of Cunard’s famous ‘Grills Experience’. Why wait to enjoy the cream of cruising today? Why wait to delight someone special? Your fare includes transfer between airports, hotels (if applicable) and ship at the overseas port of embarkation/disembarkation.
The most fun you can have doing all the things you never have time for Daytime heralds a world of delightful indulgences, from a delicious spa treatment to the finest shopping at sea. Everyone knows that a key factor in the richly seductive promise of a Cunard cruise is the opportunity to enjoy all those marvellous things you never have time for at home. So come on in – there really is something for everyone. Treat yourself, or expand your horizon. You might even try both at once!
Did you know Cunard’s Maritime Quest and Heritage Trail are fascinating ways to explore our great seafaring tradition? Capture the flavour of the golden age of travel and see some rather famous past passengers. It’s all part of a wonderfully diverse programme of entertaining discovery designed to ensure you never experience a dull moment. Catch a brilliant talk, attend a lively art auction, win our daily quiz and scoop the bingo jackpot- all in a perfect day. From yoga and aerobics to painting sessions and dance classes, you will be spoiled for choice. Fancy a rubber of bridge? The most social game in the world is the best method yet devised of meeting sociable people like you.
Cunard specialises in bespoke encounters that shape your view of the world. Whether it is cultural, man-made, or wonders of nature, they have a series of authentic experiences, guided by local experts, that would suit any traveller, no matter how intrepid! Take your pick from captivating city tours, tantalising culinary journeys, breathtaking scenic excursions, and more.
From the majestic fjords of Norway to the exotic streets of Shanghai, there is amazing adventure to be had no matter which continent you have set your sights on. Why not visit them all on a round-the-world trip? Cunard can personalise your itinerary and take care of all the details so you can fully enjoy yourself, your mind free of burdens. Let the discreet concierges meet your every need, ship side and ashore, from a quick round of golf to the best seats in the house, from private car hire to off-the-beaten-track activities. Immerse yourself in whichever destination you have chosen. There is a world waiting for you to explore.