162 Queen Mary 2 Tips


Jun 20, 2018

Book extended afternoon tea early. Great experience, but don’t expect to eat an early dinner afterwards.


Jul 16, 2018

The Britannia class staterooms and restaurant are very fine indeed, and represent a huge saving over higher classes.


Aug 14, 2018

Explore the entire ship on the first day or two so you won’t miss any of the amenities, such as viewing the officers operations in the bridge, the indoor pool and whirlpool, the observation deck, exercise center, etc.


Aug 15, 2018

I’m moving for a couple of years to Germany to live with friends. I chose the transatlantic voyage for my transition from the states in order to simple relax and prepare for this new phase of my journey.


Aug 21, 2018

You can board early in the day, earlier than they tell you in writing.


Aug 22, 2018

The target passengers are mostly seniors. The activities are geared towards this age group


Sep 06, 2018

Have your formal/semi formal outfits ready.


Sep 12, 2018

Be sure to visit the Commodore Club on deck 11 at the front of the ship.


Sep 12, 2018

There is almost too much to do. Leave time for just lounging in a teak deck chair on the Promenade Deck


Sep 18, 2018

if you like music then this is certainly a ship you want to go on, they have fab variety on offer


Sep 26, 2018

OK to ask for something not on the menu if in Grills restaurant. Crepe suzette and Steak Diane for example.


Sep 30, 2018

The Golden Lion Pub is very nice


Oct 10, 2018

Book excursions before cruising. The shore excursions were all pretty much all booked by the time we got on.


Oct 10, 2018

avoid the beef - very poor overall


Oct 17, 2018

Pace yourself - there is so much you could do!


Oct 23, 2018

Try to attend the Celebrity Quest speaker's lectures.

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