Cunard Cruises

Traditional 5* luxury made affordable by Cruise Nation


Refined and elegant, the Cunard cruising experience is based on a tradition of excellence that has been perfected over 180 years in the industry, so much so that today, the three Cunard cruise ships – Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria are some of the most famous in the world! Due to grace the seas in early 2024 Queen Anne our 249th ship extends Cunard for future generations will make up a remarkable quartet.

Cunard venture to destinations world-wide and have some of the most intriguing itineraries that you’ll find amongst your search for your cruise holiday. When you cruise with Cunard, you’ll have the opportunity to not only travel the world, but also expand your knowledge and broaden your horizons thanks to the Cunard Enrichment Programme. The Enrichment programme features a string of guest speakers who are experts in their field. Some of Cunard’s previous speakers have included actor George Takei and Sir Jackie Stewart – 3 time World Grand Prix winner. You’ll also find art classes, digital workshops, acting classes and book clubs to list just a few.

Despite being one of the longest-running cruise lines in the industry, Cunard still have all the modern facilities expected of a cruise ship in the 21st century. You’ll have access to a gym, spa, sports court and fitness classes plus a swimming pool and several whirl pools to relax in.


Cunard offer an impressive choice of staterooms ranging from single cabins to penthouse suites. This diverse choice allows guests to find a stateroom which best suits their need. With fresh, classic decor each stateroom provides a relaxing space for guests to recharge whether they’ve been exploring in port or making the most of the many facilities on board.

Cunard offer an impressive choice of staterooms ranging from single cabins to penthouse suites. This diverse choice allows guests to find a stateroom which best suits their need. With fresh, classic decor each stateroom provides a relaxing space for guests to recharge whether they’ve been exploring in port or making the most of the many facilities on board.

If you choose to book one of the Grill Suites you’ll enjoy having a table reserved for you at the Queen’s Grill restaurant each night of your holiday, where you’ll be warmly welcomed by name.


Across the Cunard fleet, you’ll find a resplendent choice of elegant dining experiences. Whether it’s the main dining room where grandeur and occasion combine every day for breakfast, lunch or dinner, the Cafe where you can sip speciality tea and coffee and treat yourself to freshly baked pastries, the Verandah restaurant with its French-bistro inspired menu or for something more casual the bright and breezy Lido Restaurant where you can enjoy delicious light bites for lunch.

On the Cunard menus you’ll find everything from Fusili Pasta Companata with Little Neck Clams, Smoked Bacon and Navy beans to the most perfectly made Club Sandwich – you’ll always something to appease your taste buds no matter what you’re in the mood for.

Afternoon Tea with Cunard is an experience that is not to be missed. Held promptly at the same time each day of your cruise, you’ll be served by white-gloved waiters offering a selection of fanciful finger sandwiches and decadent cakes and sweets.

In the range of lounges available on board you’ll discover a variety of drinks from your favourites including popular beers and wine, premium label spirits, Cunard’s very own private label wine and a selection of speciality drinks such as Wild Hibiscus Royal which combines champagne with Hibiscus syrup and mint and rose water. Should the choice of drinks ever be too great, there’s always an expert sommelier on hand to help you pair the pefect wine with your meal.


In traditional Cunard style, the entertainment options available on board are especially sophisticated and refined. Guests can enjoy theatre shows including stunning musical productions and Shakespeare classics, first run movie showings can also be viewed in the theatre, or on the stateroom televisions.

hose with a love for dancing will enjoy the Royal Balls and the opportunity to waltz around the ballroom in their finest attire whilst guests seeking an enriching experience during their cruise will be impressed by the line up of speakers that are part of the Cunard Enrichment Programme – regarded as one of the best at sea.


There’s a little something to appease everyone on a Cunard cruise. For sports enthusiasts there’s a Sport24 TV channel which broadcasts major league sporting events like Wimbledon, Formula 1 and the Ryder Cup.

Then there’s deck sports which ranges from the more active pursuits like tennis to more gentile games like quoits and shuffleboard. On the Games Deck you’ll find similarities to an English country garden with a grassy space and croquet set up, ready to play. Indoors you’ll find boutique and designer shopping and the spa and fitness centre where you can be as relaxed or as active as you like. Browse the 6,000 titles in the Oxford-style library, have a flutter in the glamorous casino, or visit the Computer Centre to catch up with friends and family back home or read up on the latest news.

For children there’s plenty of play opportunity at the Play Zone (2-7 years), Kid’s Zone (8-12 years) and the Teen Zone (12-17 years). Should parents ever want to let their hair down come evening, then the night nursery for children aged 6 months to 23 months will keep little ones entertained whilst you enjoy a leisurely dinner, catch an evening theatre show or just enjoy some relaxed drinks whilst appreciating the elegant evening atmosphere.


Designed for transatlantic travel, the Cunard ships have voyaged around the world. Their world travel sectors are some of the most desirable cruise itineraries available. Often featuring over 100 nights, the world itineraries on average will stop at 40 ports in 20 countries with three overnight stays.

As well as specialising in world sector cruises, the Cunard ships are designed for transatlantic travel, so if you’re hoping for a no-fly cruise from Southampton to New York – then you won’t find a better cruise line to take you there than Cunard, who have been making this journey since 1840.

Cunard also offer itineraries for the MediterraneanNorwegian FjordsAfricaHawaii, the Far EastAustralia and New Zealand and many more destinations that you’re seeking to escape to.


Cunard are held in high regard for their enriching experiences. From art classes for when you’re feeling inspired by the many destinations you’ll visit, to seminars delivered by some of the most interesting and fascinating experts in their field. Previous guest speakers have included Formula One racing driver Sir Jackie Stewart, Dame Kelly Holmes, actor Mark Williams and Sir Max Hastings an author, journalist and broadcaster who contributes regularly to the Daily Mail and Financial Times (of which he is a contributing editor).

In addition, Cunard also feature musical enrichment with a series of performances at sea from talented singers, songwriters and musicians including Grammy Award-winning vocalist Gregory Porter, pianist Herbie Hancock and jazz singer Dee Dee Bridgewater.


With over 175 years experience to their name, Cunard have perfected the art of delivering impeccable customer service. From the white-gloved welcome at embarkation to the attentive service from your cabin steward, Cunard ensure that no detail is overlooked. With one of the highest staff to guest ratios in the cruise industry, you’ll enjoy a more personalised service from the immaculately dressed staff. The White Star Service honours the golden era of cruising and aims to ensure each and every guest has an experience during their holiday which is memorable, elegant and luxurious.


For over 175 years, Cunard’s cruise ships have been defining sophisticated ocean travel. Cunard has transported many famous faces of yesteryear across the oceans who have savoured the finest flavours in the restaurants, waltzed in the grand ballrooms and made champagne toasts in the salons and lounges. If you’re seeking a cruise experience which embraces the heritage of ocean travel then Cunard’s elegant and luxurious ambience and facilities is exactly what you’re looking for.

With a focus on quality over quantity, Cunard has just three ships in the fleet; Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary 2. These ships have become known as the most famous ocean liners in the world due to their world sector itineraries.

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