Spain, Rome and Venice - Hotels & Tours

V827C leaving Southampton for 22 nights from 31 August to 22 September 2018 on board Queen Victoria

As you’ll be joining or leaving your ship in some of the world’s most iconic cities, you may want to explore before or after your cruise. We offer a range of tours and hotels designed to help you experience the best of your chosen destination. Discover what we have on offer for your cruise to create your complete holiday package.

Inside Staterooms from
$3,429
per person
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Hotels

Extend your cruise holiday for as many nights as you like with a stay in one of our carefully selected hotels and explore the local sights at your own leisure. All hotel packages include transfers between airport, ship and hotel, luggage porterage and services of our local agent.

  • Shangri La The Shard

    Flagship Collection. Available for cruises departing in 2018 & 2019, the iconic Shard building is home to the luxurious Shangri La Hotel.

    Shangri La The Shard

    With stunning views of London from the exquisitely furnished rooms, and superb dining venues, along with an infinity skypool and gym on the 52nd floor, this is now the place to stay in London. One of the newest additions to London’s Skyline, the Shard building is home to the Shangri La Hotel occupying the 34th to 52nd floors. Situated only a couple of minutes walk from London Bridge tube and railway station and close to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge, the shores of the River Thames are also only a stroll away. As part of the Flagship Collection, your package includes private transfers between the airport, hotel and your ship, berthed in Southampton.

  • The Bauer Palazzo, Venice

    Flagship Collection. Available for cruises departing in 2018, this luxury five star hotel stands in Venice’s prestigious Campo San Moise, a five-minute stroll to St Mark’s Square. The gourmet restaurant and terrace make the most of its setting, overlooking the Grand Canal.

    Bauer Hotel, Venice

    The Bauer Palazzo offers spacious, elegant rooms designed with a Venetian style décor with flat screen TV and free Wi-Fi. Guests can enjoy gourmet, classic Italian and international cuisine at the De Pisis restaurant and terrace which overlooks the Grand Canal. Arrive in style with an escorted private motorboat journey to your hotel from the airport across the Venetian Lagoon.

    Check in: 15:00, Check out: 12:00

  • Hilton, Southampton

    Available for cruises departing in 2013, 2014 & 2015. Stay with Hilton the night before your voyage and avoid any stress.

    Hilton, Southampton

    Your hotel package includes 1-night stay in a Hilton Deluxe Room and Hilton breakfast. You can also choose to add extras including 15 days parking, transfers from London Heathrow to the hotel and transfers between the hotel and Southampton Cruise Terminal.

  • St Ermin's Hotel

    Following an extensive refurbishment, this elegant hotel includes 331 spacious rooms and suites,

    St Ermin's

    allowing guests to enjoy innovative facilities while maintaining the comfort and individuality of a boutique hotel. Complimentary welcome drink included.

    One night from: $380*

  • Hotel Principe, Venice

    Available for cruises departing in 2018. Arrive in style by water taxi to the 4 star Hotel Principe located at the start of the Grand Canal.

    Hotel Principe

    Conveniently close to the Main train station and vaporetto stops, the hotel is also within walking distance of the Rialto Bridge and St Mark's Square (approx 2km away). One of the hotel's highlights is its terrace restaurant/bar located on the waterfront looking out onto the Grand Canal.  The eclectic air conditioned rooms feature a mix of antique and modern furnishings along with satellite TV, mini-bar, safe and bathroom with full amenities.  The hotel also offers complimentary wi-fi.

  • Hilton, Southampton

    Available for cruises departing in 2013, 2014 & 2015. Stay with Hilton the night before your voyage and avoid any stress.

    Hilton, Southampton

    Your hotel package includes 1-night stay in a Hilton Deluxe Room and Hilton breakfast. You can also choose to add extras including 15 days parking, transfers from London Heathrow to the hotel and transfers between the hotel and Southampton Cruise Terminal.

  • St Ermin's Hotel

    Following an extensive refurbishment, this elegant hotel includes 331 spacious rooms and suites,

    St Ermin's

    allowing guests to enjoy innovative facilities while maintaining the comfort and individuality of a boutique hotel. Complimentary welcome drink included.

    One night from: $380*

  • Holiday Inn London, Kensington Forum

    Available for cruises departing in 2018 and 2019. After a day exploring the sights of London, the ideally located Holiday Inn London: Kensington Forum offers a comfortable nights’ rest before awaking to a full English breakfast. Ideally located, the hotel provides complimentary wi-fi and a traditional English pub.

    Holiday Inn London, Kensington

    A popular modern hotel, moments from Gloucester Road London Underground station and the renowned museums of South Kensington, the Holiday Inn London – Kensington Forum is an ideal base from which to explore this vibrant capital city. There are plenty of restaurants in the vicinity or you may choose to explore Harrods department store and the upscale shops of nearby Knightsbridge. Complimentary wi-fi is available throughout the hotel as well as comfortably furnished rooms offering tea and coffee making facilities, complimentary toiletries, pillow menu and direct dial telephone. Your package includes group transfers between the airport, hotel and your ship, berthed in Southampton.

Land Tours

Extend your cruise with a fully escorted tour programme designed to show you the best of each destination. Added either at the start or end of your cruise all tour packages include accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis, transfers between airport, ship and hotel, luggage porterage.

Venice

Highlights of Venice Tour, 2 night tour

Discover the essence of this beguiling city. A morning walking tour reveals many 'must see' sights, including fast track entry into St Mark's Basilica. You can also enjoy a local lunch before continuing by private launch to Murano island.

  • Stay at the 4 star Bonvecchiati Hotel, just five minutes from St Mark's Square, reached by water taxi transfers included in your package.
  • Morning walking tour covering some of Venice's 'must sees', the highlight being fast track entry to St Mark's Basilica, one of the world's most valuable treasures of history, art and faith.
  • Free time in St Mark's Square to admire the ornate facade of the Doge's Palace. 
  • Enjoy a 2 course local lunch.
  • Afternoon trip by private motor launch to Murano island, with free time to explore.

Fares from $1,020 per person (based on double occupancy)
Includes two breakfasts and one lunch

Notes
  • Comfortable clothing and walking shoes are recommended
  • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users nor those with walking difficulties. Please contact us on 0843 374 2224 for further details.
  • Conservative dress is necessary for entrance into the Basilica. Ladies must cover their knees and shoulders, whilst gentlemen must wear trousers
  • The order of sites may vary. 
  • Sightseeing may be split over 2 days for the post cruise tour itinerary.