For over 180 years, 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.
Take a Cunard voyage and you’ll enjoy the renowned elegance, spacious luxury and excellent service that have attracted discerning travellers to their famous ships for many decades. From the sophistication of a masquerade ball, to the simplicity of an al fresco breakfast on your balcony, the stage is set for you to create your own very special and memorable moments at sea. Whilst there are many ways you could spend your day on board, here are just a few activities to take you from morning to night. If you enjoy traditional cruising, with an air of sophistication, where every night is an occasion worth dressing up for, then Cunard is definitely for you.
If you’re new to Cunard, don’t worry, you’ll soon become accustomed to certain aspects of the cruise that are uniquely Cunard.
And whether you want a sumptuous suite, or a room with a view, they’ve got every type of accommodation to make your voyage as comfortable as possible.
Private Theatre Boxes
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.
Signature White Star Service
Cunard is famous for it’s signature White Star Service. White gloved officers and crew on hand to provide the highest standards of service.
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 ambiance is yours to soak up throughout your perfect day.
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.
Cunard ships have been crossing the Atlantic to and from New York since 1840, when they established the first ever regular service. Today, only Queen Mary 2 regularly makes this journey and not only does it remain as glamorous and exciting as ever but it also remains one of travel’s most iconic experiences.
As soon as passengers have completed their first voyage with Cunard they will join a distinguished fellowship of sophisticated travellers – the Cunard World Club.