A World Away is closer than you think.

Experience all you’ve been dreaming of this summer with eight new voyages on Queen Elizabeth, exclusive to UK residents.

Summer at sea Early Saver fares.

If you’re happy to be flexible on your dining time and have your stateroom allocated for you, our Early Saver fare could suit you perfectly. Available on Britannia Inside, Oceanview and Balcony staterooms, choosing this fare over our Cunard Fare offers you additional savings and we’ll still do our best to accommodate your dining and stateroom preference.

Summer at Sea with Cunard.

Absorb the beauty of Britain’s ever changing coastline, explore sparkling cities on UK shores, or embark on the perfect summertime voyage, spending seven nights at sea, sailing wherever the sun shines brightest.

Sailing from August through to October, these voyages will range from four to twelve nights and will sail directly from Southampton and back.

From uninterrupted sea days to unwind against the backdrop of ever changing scenery, to time ashore in some of the UK’s best loved cities, a British Isles voyage will give you the freedom to relax and indulge in the things you most enjoy.

Enjoy a 7-night escape, sailing to wherever the sun shines brightest. These unscripted voyages offer uninterrupted sea days to indulge on Queen Elizabeth, as your captain sets a course each day for wherever the weather is warmest.

Queen Elizabeth’s world is vibrant and inviting.

A place that pays homage to Cunard’s past but embraces all that’s exciting about life in the present. With clever art deco details combined with contemporary flourishes that enhance every moment of your time on board.

Enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool, savour the taste of a perfectly poured G&T, or indulge with a choice of dining experiences that will satisfy you day and night.

Evening entertainment.

Each evening of your Summerat Sea voyage offers a unique line-up of entertainment for you to choose from.
Be transported back to the ‘60s with vocal performances from New Amen Corner or The Beatles Experience, or embark on a musical journey through time with The FlyRights’ covers of classic soul, swing and Motown hits. You’ll also find comedy on board from the likes of Mike Doyle and John Martin, whose razor sharp wit earned him a Guinness World Record.

From stage to sea for the very first time, we bring you Top Hat, an award winning musical shown at the Royal Court Theatre on all voyages.

Welcome back from Queen Elizabeth's Hotel Manager, Robert Howie:

Sun, sea and inspiring guest speakers.

Discover more than you imagined this summer on every Cunard Summer at Sea/UK staycation voyage. Join renowned experts from the worlds of music, theatre, science and broadcasting, along with naturalists and astronomers who’ll illuminate your journey around Britain’s coastline.

Dr. Hilary Jones MBE.

Accomplished medical doctor, TV and radio presenter.

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Anthony Inglis.

Grammy-nominated conductor and musical director.

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Julian Bird.

CEO of Society of London Theatre and Executive Producer of The Olivier Awards.

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Prof. Turi King.

TV presenter and genetics experts.

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John Peters.

RAF fighter pilot and best-selling author.

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Henry Blofeld OBE.

Sports journalist and broadcaster.

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Baroness Nicola Blackwood.

Politician and entrepreneur.

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Dickie Arbiter LVO.

Former Royal Press Secretary.

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Margaret Gilmore.

Journalist and television correspondent.

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Sail with confidence this summer.

As we look forward to sailing again, rest assured the well-being of our guests and crew couldn’t be more important to us. Given the advanced progress of the UK vaccination programme, and strong expressed preference on the part of our guests for this limited series of UK Summer at Sea voyages, these sailings on Queen Elizabeth will be for UK resident Covid-19 vaccinated guests only. For more information about our vaccine policy, including how it applies to cruises after 2 October 2021, see our vaccine information on our Sailing with confidence page.

Our enhanced health and well-being measures will ensure that even though some aspects of your voyage may initially feel a little different, you can still enjoy the holiday you’ve dreamed of. Discover full details and FAQs on our health protocols.

Alternatively, if you are due to sail within 3-4 weeks, explore what your voyage will be like in more detail on our Preparing to sail pages. Find information about pre-embarkation and our new process at the terminal, and see how we ensure that your Cunard experience remains at the high standard our guests have come to expect.

We’re looking forward to welcoming you on board.

A Cunard holiday is a chance to escape and unwind.

The romance of ocean travel, elevated with thoughtful luxuries and modern comforts. Spacious decks offering a true sense of freedom, days filled with possibilities and evenings where the night is always young. Where time is yours to enjoy in whatever way you please.