Queen Mary 2

Traditionally British in style, she features unique American accents and luxurious décor. Offering fine dining and formal evenings with Cunard’s signature White Star service, passengers should expect a classic, elegant cruise.

The ship's fantastic array of facilities and entertainment include a theatre, live music, a games deck, sports courts and much more. She is perfectly suited to those looking for a classic cruise experience, reminiscent of the 'Golden Era' of cruising, without sacrificing any of the luxuries and requirements of the modern traveller. She is ideally suited to passengers looking for a traditional, British-influenced cruise with a taste of old-world class.

On Thursday 23 June 2016 our flagship returned to Southampton, Remastered. Over the course of her refit, the interior and exterior of our flagship has been transformed.

Specifications
  • Lloyds No9241061
  • Size large
  • Style resort
  • Type ocean
  • Year of launch 2004
  • Year of last refit 2012
  • Gross tonnage 148528t
  • Length 345.0m
  • Width 41.0m
  • Speed 28kts
  • Decks 12
  • Language en
  • Currency US Dollar ($)
  • No. of passengers 3090
  • No. of crew 1254
  • No. of cabins 1310
  • -wheelchair access 30
Unique Features

The ship's fantastic Illuminations movie theatre also converts into the only planetarium at sea. Seating 150 guests, shows run approximately four times per sea day. Passengers can enjoy high-tech programmes, including astronomy shows and virtual reality movies underneath the impressive planetarium dome.

Designed in a classic opera house style, The Royal Theatre features 20 private Royal Boxes which are available for passengers to reserve. These glamorous private boxes, provide passengers with an intimate environment to spend an unforgettable night at the theatre.

Cunard is also famous for it's signature White Star Service, and the Queen Elizabeth is no exception, white gloved officers and crew on hand to provide the highest standards of service.

The wonderful Cunard Insights programme provides a wide range of speakers, from explorers, academics and historians to scientists, novelists and biographers. Former ambassadors and politicians, award winning actors and film makers have also given talks on historical and contemporary issues.

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Gratuities

Queens Grill and Princess Grill passengers are automatically charged $13.50 per person per day. Britannia passengers are charged $11.50 per person per day. A 15% gratuity is applied to all bar purchases. Spa treatments have a 12.5% gratuity included in the prices.

Facilities
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Yes
Designated areas only
Nursery
Accommodation

Whether you want a sumptuous suite, or a room with a view, Queen Mary 2 features a variety of accommodation to make your voyage as comfortable as possible. There are a variety of cabins types available, including Duplex Apartments, Suites, Balcony Staterooms and Interior Staterooms.

Each stateroom will fall into one of these categories:

Queens Grill- Queens Grill guests enjoy the largest suites on board, commanding the most spectacular views. Meanwhile the exclusive Grills Lounge, private deck and restaurant offer the opportunity to relax in tranquil luxury.

Princess Grill- Exclusive suites and access to the private Grills Lounge and Terrace offer Princess Grill passengers space and privacy to relax in calming luxury.

Britannia Club-Beautiful ocean views, breakfast on your balcony and wonderful natural daylight - the ever-changing seascape will continuously enthrall you. Britannia Club is the perfect way to relax and unwind whilst travelling with us.

Britannia-Peaceful havens in which to relax, Britannia staterooms offer comfort and the opportunity to dine in the truly spectacular Britannia restaurant - an awe inspiring room that will remind you of the great ocean liners of the past.

Decks
Dining

A range of complimentary and speciality dining restaurants are available, with menus created by Jean-Marie Zimmermann, Cunard’s Global Culinary Ambassador. Tables for 4-8 are typical, with seating allocated prior to cruising. Limited numbers of tables for two are available on request.

Entertainment

Queen Mary 2 provides you with a wealth of engaging experiences to keep you entertained day and night. From the glamorous Royal Night Balls on one of the largest dance floors at sea, to the excitement of the Empire Casino or Royal Court Theatre

Health and fitness

The ship features a fantastic array of health and fitness facilities for passengers that wish to stay active or relax and be pampered. These include, a spa, a fitness centre, a games deck, sports courts and much more.

Kids and Teens

For younger cruise passengers, there are a number of facilities available to keep them entertained. Running primarily during the school holidays, kids clubs are available for children or teens travelling on Queen Mary 2.

Enrichment

Enrichment programs and lectures on contemporary and classical subjects are popular features on Cunard cruises. Queen Elizabeth covers a wide range of activities from ballroom dancing to computing lessons.

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