Cunard Line : Queen Mary 2®

Queen Mary 2 is Cunard's flagship and the most magnificent ocean liner ever built. A Transatlantic Crossing to or from New York, or a European cruise from Southampton, on this incredible ship is a holiday like no other. Queen Mary 2, affectionately known by customers as QM2

 

The Cunard Experience


Dining

Princess Grill Restaurant

The sophisticated, intimate Princess Grill restaurant serves up unerringly excellent cuisine for breakfast and lunch, and for dinner whenever it suits you between 6.30pm and 9pm each evening. To match your choice, the sommelier will gladly talk through the impressive wine list. In warmer weather the courtyard offers al fresco dining, wonderful in more exotic parts of the world.

Brittania Restaurant

Your table reservation is at Britannia Restaurant, where grandeur and occasion combine with exceptional service. Breakfast and lunch always feel special here and, whether you've chosen to take your seat for dinner at 6pm or at 8.30pm, you can arrive with a flourish, down the steps of the curved staircase.

Todd English Restaurant

Beautiful decor with intimate alcoves overlooking the pool terrace complement specialty Mediterranean dishes such as Pumpkin Puree Love Letters and Porterhouse of Lamb, designed by renowned Chef Todd English, famous for his restaurants in many U.S. cities.

Kings Court

Enjoy a casual breakfast, lunch, or late-night buffet in the relaxed self-service Kings Court restaurant. In the evenings, savor a unique experience as the restaurant transforms into four alternating intimate venues, each featuring a different specialty of cuisine.

Afternoon Tea

Indulge in this truly British tradition. White-gloved waiters serve decadent fresh scones with cream, finger sandwiches, and premium tea in the Queens Room.

The Verandah Restaurant

The Verandah restaurant offers contemporary French cuisine that makes use of seasonal ingredients of real provenance. Designed to create a genuine dining experience, The Verandah Restaurant takes design inspiration from the original Verandah Grill on board Queen Mary.

Queens Grill

Queen Mary 2's most luxurious suites command their own reserved table in the elegant, single-seating Queens Grill restaurant. When it comes to exclusive luxury touches, the Queens Grill Experience is in a league of its own as Wedgwood china and jewel-like Waterford crystal gleam in the intimate lighting. The

Princess Grill

If you're staying in one of the luxurious Princess Suites, then savor the sublime creations of the Princess Grill Restaurant. The flourishes of red and silver create a regal ambiance in this single seating restaurant, where crisply attired waiters greet you warmly and present flawless culinary offerings from the award-winning

Todd English

Beautiful decor with intimate alcoves overlooking the pool terrace complement specialty dishes such as Pumpkin Puree Love Letters and Porterhouse of Lamb. Designed by renowned Chef Todd English, famous for his restaurants in many US cities.

Golden Lion Pub

Drop in for lunch and enjoy traditional pub favorites such as fish and chips or shepherd

Afternoon Tea

Sample a traditional Afternoon Tea of scones, cakes and delicate sandwiches served by white-gloved waiters whilst appreciating the excellent sea views.

Britannia Restaurant

Make a grand descent down the sweeping staircase of the two-deck-high Britannia Restaurant and Queen Mary 2's main dining room, which lavishly recalls the grand dining salons of ocean travel

Sir Samuel's

In the morning enjoy a delicious breakfast selection of Danish pastries and muffins. Lunchtime selections include a range of freshly baked quiches and sandwiches. The mid-afternoon menu offers cakes such as deep dish cheesecake and Alsace Apple Tart, whilst evening brings an opportunity to enjoy your favorite wine, served with an assortment of cheese.

Entertainment

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Empire Casino

Step into the Monte Carlo-inspired Empire Casino offering a full variety of opportunities to tempt Lady Luck. Gaming Tables, slot machines, and even video poker. Not sure how to play? Then take part in complimentary gaming lessons.

Royal Court Theatre

Enjoy lavish musicals and hi-tech productions performed by the Cunard Royal Dancers and Singers in the elegant two-deck, 1,000 seat Royal Court Theatre.

Movies On Board

Enjoy a first-run feature each afternoon and evening in Illuminations. You'll also find a selection of movies throughout the day on your stateroom television.

Pianist

The Commodore Club welcomes you each evening with soft relaxing music from the beautiful ivory keys played by Queen Mary 2's talented resident pianist.

Jazz

Relax to the sultry sounds of the Jazz band in the Chart Room while you savor pre-dinner canap

Chart Room

Order your favourite cocktail from the nautially-themed Chart Room

String Quartet

The string quartet is the perfect accompaniment to white-gloved afternoon tea in the Queens Room and also sets the tone for the sparkling Royal Night Theme Balls.

Commodore Club

Commodore Club offers glorious panoramic views and an extensive selection of Martinis. You may even be tempted to try the Martini Mixology or Whisky Tasting classes.

Royal Court Theatre

Watch lavish musicals and unforgettable high-tech productions performed by the Cunard Royal Dancers and Singers in the elegant two-deck 1,000 seat Royal Court Theatre.

Empire Casino

Step into the Monte Carlo-inspired Empire Casino that offers a full variety of opportunities to tempt Lady Luck with a selection of gaming tables, slot machines, and even video poker. Not sure how to play? Then take part in complimentary gaming lessons.

Royal Night Theme Balls

Royal night themed balls in the magnificent Queens Room Ballroom are your chance to don your formal dancing attire and take to the floor in a sea of glittering ball gowns and tuxedos accompanied by the sounds of the marvelous orchestra.

The Commodore Club

The Commodore Club provides magnificent views across the ocean or your delightful port-of-call for that day. Sink into leather chairs or sofas and relax while enjoying a delicious martini, cocktail, or whatever takes your fancy. This is a perfect location to watch the world go by during the day, or enjoy a post-dinner drink while listening to the mellow sounds of a pianist or singer in the evening.

G32 Night Club

Dance the night away to the sounds of the resident party band and DJ in this fabulous dual-level nightclub. Enjoy popular themed nights from the Sixties, Seventies and Eighties, such as Saturday Night Fever and Shake, Rattle and Roll.

Nightclub G32

Dance the night away to the sounds of the resident party band and DJ in the fabulous dual-level nightclub. Enjoy popular themed nights from the Sixties, Seventies, and Eighties, such as Saturday Night Fever and Shake, Rattle, and Roll.

Chart Room

The elegant Chart Room with its maritime displays and nautically themed decor provides the perfect setting for your pre- or post-dinner refreshments. Order your favorite cocktail from the fabulous drinks menu while gentle jazz music provides the background to your pre-dinner conversations.

Golden Lion Pub

Darts, karaoke, live sports and ale - everything you'd expect of an authentic English pub. There's even a traditional Pub Lunch served every day, with classic favourites such as fish & chips and cottage pie.

Veuve Clicquot Champagne Bar

If you fancy a glass of bubbly before taking your table for dinner then the Veuve Clicquot Champagne Bar overlooking the Grand Lobby is the perfect location. Guests may choose from among seven different Veuve Clicquot Champagnes, served by the bottle or the glass.

Queens Room

Here is your opportunity to foxtrot in the largest ballroom at sea. There is no better place to hone your dancing skills than under the dramatic high ceiling with its beautiful crystal chandeliers.

Queens Room

Here is your opportunity to foxtrot in the largest ballroom at sea. There is no better place to hone your dancing skills than under the dramatic high ceiling with its beautiful crystal chandeliers.

The Golden Lion Pub

Darts, karaoke, live sports, and ale

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Share conversations and sip champagne from beautiful Waterford crystal flutes. Guests may choose from among seven different Veuve Clicquot champagnes, served by the bottle or the glass.

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Churchill's

An extensive selection of fine cigars and a wonderful selection of rare Cognacs, Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Plantation Rums and vintage Calvados all serve to enhance the air of refinement amongst the sophisticated dark woods and soft leather chairs in Churchill's.

Youth Facilities
  • Night Nursery: The Night Nursery is open from 6.00pm to 11.00pm. This facility is available to children aged 12 months to 23 months and operates on a first come first served basis.
  • The Play Zone: The Play Zone is a permanently supervised play area, staffed by qualified early years staff, for children aged 6 months* to 7 years. Supervised activities include arts, crafts, books, puzzles, and a variety of toys and computer games.
  • The Zone:Supervised by Youth Staff, The Zone is an area designed for 8-17 year olds, providing games and activities such as video game consoles, sports competitions, arts and crafts, and table tennis tournaments.

*Infants aged between 6 months and 2 years are welcome to participate with parental supervision.


Other Areas of the Ship

Pools

There are five pools, including the Terrace Pool, The Minnows Pool especially for children, the Sun Deck Splash Pool, and the Pavilion Pool which features a retractable dome.

Gymnasium

The Fitness Center has views out forward to the covered promenade deck. Open from 6am, feel free to run the treadmill, take to the bikes, or try the step machines all before a hearty and well-earned breakfast.

RADA Acting Workshops

The RADA actors offer guests the chance to share some of the training they received during their 3 years at this famous drama school. Each workshop is creative, informative and fun. Workshops include Finding Your Voice, Filling the Space and Speaking the Speech.

Fitness Classes

Choose from a range of activities, from relaxing Yoga and Pilates sessions, to more energetic 'Funk Aerobics' and Spinning classes.

Illuminations

Take a virtual ride into outer space in Illuminations, the only Planetarium at sea. Each day sees a new show to tantalize your imagination. It also functions as a grand art deco cinema, a 500-seat lecture hall and even a broadcasting studio.

Illuminations

Take a virtual ride into outer space, view the stars and other visual spectacles, or take a course on celestial navigation in Illuminations, Queen Mary 2's full-scale Planetarium and the only Planetarium at sea! Each day sees a new show to tantalize your imagination.

Golf Simulator

For those with a passion for golf, this state-of-the art golf simulator - which includes 51 golf courses to choose from - is a must.

Library

The quality and range of literature available in this beautiful room magnifies the stunning views over the bow. Linger over more than 8,000 books in this, the largest library at sea.

Fitness Centre

The shipboard Fitness Centre has views out forward to the covered promenade deck. Open from 6am, feel free to run the treadmill, take to the bikes or try the step machines, all before a hearty and well-earned breakfast.

Pools

There are a total of five swimming pools on board Queen Mary 2, including the Terrace Pool on Deck 8, children's pool on Deck 9, and the most popular Pavilion Pool on Deck 12 which features a retractable dome for any weather

Play Zone

Children will not want to leave the Play Zone filled with toys, games and activities. As younger children delight in the soft play area and ball pool, parents can be certain that they are in the best of care with fully trained nursery nurses. A range of engaging activities will be thoughtfully prepared by the youth staff, including sports, arts and crafts, and themed days. 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.

Clarendon Fine Art

The Art Gallery features originals and lithographs by great masters such as Dali, Chagall, Ert

Canyon Ranch SpaClub<sup>

Enjoy the ultimate in pampering and wellness at the exquisite on board Canyon Ranch SpaClub

Computer Centre

Self service computers are available for guest use so you're sure to stay connected during your voyage. WiFi hotspots are also available in public rooms and areas throughout the ship. Charges apply for internet and email access.

Library

The quality and range of literature available in this beautiful room magnifies the stunning views over the bow. Linger over more than 8,000 books, with everything from Tolstoy to Jackie Collins.

Mayfair Shops

Enjoy extraordinary shopping from top boutiques and brands such as Harrods, H Stern, and more. You'll also find voyage souvenirs, exquisite jewelery and high fashion.

Clarendon Fine Art

Clarendon Fine Art specializes in British and international contemporary painting and sculpture, and has an international reputation for numerous leading artists working in a wide variety of styles and genres.

Maritime Quest

Recall ocean travel

Book Shop

Shop at the beautiful bookshop and souvenir shop specializing in nautical literature, posters, postcards, collectibles, and memorabilia.

Mayfair Shops

Enjoy extraordinary shopping from top boutiques and brands such as Harrods and H.Stern, in addition to exquisite jewelery, high fashion, and further voyage souvenirs.

Golf Simulators

For those with a passion for golf, a

Deck Sports

Master the traditional nautical games of shuffleboard and deck quoits. Challenge friends to a game or join in one of the tournaments advertised in the Daily Program.

Sports Court

Get your heart racing with a

Canyon Ranch SpaClub

Enjoy the ultimate in pampering at the exquisite on board Canyon Ranch SpaClub

Education & Enrichment

Cunard Insights

Explore a number of historical and contemporary issues presented by a wide range of speakers including explorers, academics, former ambassadors, politicians, historians, scientists, novelists, biographers, and award winning actors and film makers.

Cunard ConneXions

Cunard ConneXions offers an educational and entertainment program of activities all day every day, including watercolor painting, computer lessons, wine tasting, and ballroom dancing, as well as bridge and board games.

RADA Acting Workshops

The RADA actors offer guests the chance to share some of the training they received during their 3 years at this famous drama school. Each workshop lasts 45 minutes, and is creative, informative, and fun.

Wine Program

Wine Lectures and Tastings

Leading winemakers from around the world will be aboard Queen Mary 2's World Voyage to lead fascinating complimentary lectures and outline the exciting wine-themed events due to happen on board. Joining the expert Sommeliers, they will also host tutored tastings (cover charge applies).

Wine Dinner

Guest winemakers are invited to pair their wines with a lavish tasting menu, designed to celebrate the best of food and drink on board. The dinners are expertly hosted by the Executive Chef, in partnership with the winemaker, and will be held in the Verandah Restaurant.

Wine Packages

The ship's expert sommeliers have hand-picked a range of fine wines from around the world to create a bespoke collection of Premium and Classic Cunard Wine Packages. For those who prefer to tailor-make their own selection, Cunard also offers two flexible options: the Commodore's and Captain's Collections.

The Wine Line

Guests can also take advantage of the dedicated Wine Line on board. Simply call the number listed in your telephone directory and you will be put through to an expert sommelier to pre-reserve your chosen wines, or seek advice on the perfect wine to accompany your evening's dinner.