History of the Ship
Construction of Queen Elizabeth began in 2009
at Fincantieri Monfalcone Shipyard, Italy. The ship
is built on a modified Vista class hull. Queen Elizabeth
is almost identical to Cunard's Queen Victoria. She was
built with 1,046 cabins providing a passenger capacity of 2,092
Queen Elizabeth was launched 5 January 2010 and christened on 11
October 2010 at Southampton, England by HRM Queen Elizabeth II.
What's on Board
All of the standard Cunard appointments
are onboard. Commodore Club and the Queen's Room.
Dining is divided into 3 dining rooms designated by the class of
stateroom you are staying in. There is the Queen's Grill,
Princess Grill and the Brittania dining rooms. Additional
restaurants onboard include the Verandah Restaurant, the Lido
Restaurant, and the Queens Room (for high tea).
Cunard Queen Elizabeth Facts:
Year built: 2010|
GRT: 92,000 tons
Length: 964.5 feet
Beam: 106 feet
Draft: 25.9 feet
Space Ratio: 44