Barcelona, Rome and Venice - Hotels & Tours

V829G leaving Barcelona for 12 nights from 1 October to 13 October 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.

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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.

  • 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

  • El Palace Hotel, Barcelona

    Flagship Collection. Available for cruises departing in 2018. A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, El Palace Hotel re-opened in 2009 after a total refurbishment.

    El Palace Hotel, Barcelona

    The iconic grandeur of the hotel has been preserved and it remains one of the most distinguished, luxurious and iconic places to stay in Barcelona. The hotel features The Caelis restaurant, awarded with a Michelin star and it's emblematic cocktail bar Rien de Rien. The hotel has also recently launched its Mayan Luxury Spa and Fitness room including a Temazcal Sauna, exclusive in Europe.  The classically decorated spacious rooms are completely soundproofed and are equipped with state of the art technology. Your package includes complimentary Wi-Fi and private transfers between the airport, hotel and ship.

  • Hesperia Presidente, Barcelona

    Available to book with cruises departing in 2018, the Hesperia Presidente is an ideal base to explore Barcelona, located within walking distance of some of the city’s main attractions and transport links. Enjoy the views from the sun terrace or savour some local cuisine at the Essence restaurant.

    Exterior of the Hesperia Presidente, Barcelona

    Ideally located on Barcelona’s Diagonal Avenue, the Hesperia Presidente Hotel is within easy reach of local attractions and restaurants including Gaudi’s La Pedrera and popular Passeig de Gracia. The modern and spacious air conditioned rooms feature free wi-fi as well as a mini bar, safe, sitting area and satellite TV. The hotel’s Essence restaurant is an ideal spot to savour the wonderful views whilst sampling some of Catalonia’s finest cuisine. There is also a 9th floor terrace to admire the views out to sea or enjoy a spot of sunbathing as well as an in house gym. Cunard guests can enjoy a complimentary welcome drink as well as free wi-fi.

  • 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.

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.

Barcelona

Barcelona 'As You Like It', 2 night tour

Spend time as you choose in the vibrant Catalan capital of Barcelona. Your package includes two nights' stay with breakfast at the centrally located four star Hesperia Presidente Hotel as well as transfers and a three day Barcelona sightseeing card.

  • Accommodation at the 4 star Hesperia Presidente Hotel.
  • 3 day Barcelona Card offering unlimited travel on public transport, free entry to 20+ museums and 70+ discounts at other attractions, restaurants and entertainment.
  • Enjoy time visiting attractions of your choice whilst having the convenience of us make all the transfer and hotel arrangements.
  • Transfers are included between the airport, hotel and port.
  • A local representative is on call 24/7.

Fares from $400 per person (based on double occupancy)
Includes two breakfasts

Notes
  • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users nor those with walking difficulties. Please contact us on 0843 374 2224 for further details.
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.