Cunard has received top honors from upscale Travel + Leisure magazine. In their World’s Best Awards 2017, Cunard was named No. 1 in the Mega-Ship Ocean Cruise Line Category. Travel + Leisure readers have voted on their favorite destinations, hotels, resorts, spas, airlines, cruise lines and more in the World’s Best Awards since 1995
Founded by Halifax’s hometown hero, Samuel Cunard started Cunard line 177 years ago. Once a mail delivery steamship company, Cunard’s ships, the three Queens—Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria, and Queen Elizabeth—voyage around the world. Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 provides the only regularly scheduled transatlantic crossings from May through January.
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On behalf of Cunard, we are honored to again receive the No. 1 position in the Mega-Ship Ocean Cruise Line Category,” said Josh Leibowitz, senior vice president, Cunard North America. “Over the past year, Cunard has invested over $170 million into our fleet with Queen Mary 2’s refit in 2016 and Queen Victoria’s refit just this past June. This speaks greatly to our unyielding commitment to our guests, both long-time Cunarders and new passengers. We pride ourselves in our level of service and offerings that we continue to provide guests, along with new, enhanced experiences that are only offered on Cunard.”
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