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Big Balcony Event! 14-night New Zealand Cruise (Melbourne Roundtrip on the Queen Elizabeth)

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For a limited time only, secure a Balcony for the price of an Inside stateroom!

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About this holiday

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New Zealand, 14 Nights Voyage Map

From Melbourne, glide through the Fiordland National Park on this magnificent roundtrip. With five unique New Zealand cities to explore, catch your breath in the sublime Bay of Islands before you return.



Wherever you choose to discover, you'll find lots included in your fare. Well appointed accommodation, fine dining, fabulous entertainment and outstanding service, it's all included.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Traditional Afternoon Tea from 3.30 to 4.30pm every day
  • Evening Entertainment
  • Gala Balls
  • Room service available 24 hours a day


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Balcony Stateroom
Your ship: Queen Elizabeth

Sail on the Queen Elizabeth and immerse yourself in her evocative art deco elegance. Our newest Queen exudes style and has an especially refined feel. Prepare yourself for a truly remarkable voyage.

Stateroom amenities.

Inside, Oceanview & Balcony Staterooms include all of the following amenities:

  • Half a bottle of sparkling wine on arrival 
  • Fresh fruit on request
  • 24-hour room service
  • Nightly turndown service with chocolate
  • Satellite TV (with multi-language film and music channels)
  • Direct-dial telephone
  • Refrigerator
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Daily shipboard programme
  • Bathrobe and slippers
  • Penhaligon's toiletries
  • 220V British 3-pin and 110V 2-pin sockets
  • Dining in the Britannia Restaurant.

Britannia Club Balcony includes all of the amenities found in our Britannia Staterooms and more:

  • Sparkling wine on arrival
  • Fresh fruit on request
  • 24-hour room service
  • Nightly turndown service with chocolate
  • Pillow concierge menu with up to 7 pillows to choose from
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Dining in the Britannia Club restaurant.

Princess Grill Suite includes all of the exclusive amenities found in our Britannia Club staterooms and more:

  • Concierge service
  • Sparkling wine and chocolates on arrival
  • In-suite dining from the Princess Grill menu
  • Illy coffee machine
  • Soft velour robes and slippers
  • Personalised stationery
  • Atlas 
  • Priority embarkation
  • Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth: access to Courtyard, Grills Lounge and Grills Terrace
  • Queen Mary 2: access to Grills Lounge and Terrace.

Queens Grill Suite includes all of the exclusive amenities found in our Princess Grill Suites and more:

  • Butler service 
  • Champagne and chocolates on arrival 
  • Pre-dinner canapes 
  • In-suite dining from the Queens Grill menu 
  • Complimentary bar (stocked with two bottles of wine or spirits of your choice and soft drinks) 
  • iPad (Queen Mary 2 Q1-Q4 suites, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth Q1-Q2 Suites) 
  • Books and atlas 
  • Priority disembarkation 
  • Priority tender services (all ships Q1-Q4 Suites) 
  • A Playstation 4 is supplied in Queens Grill Suites Q1 - Q4 on Queen Mary 2 (games available from the concierge library).

Travel dates


Book by 30 November 2019 & secure a Balcony for the price of an Inside!

01 Dec - 15 Dec 2020:

  • Inside Stateroom - from $3,949 pp twin share
  • Oceanview - Usually $4,549 NOW from $3,949 pp twin share
  • Balcony - Usually $4,999, NOW from $3,949 pp twin share
  • Club Balcony - Usually $6,999, NOW from $5,539 pp twin share
  • Princess Grill Suite - Usually $9,099, NOW from $7,129 pp twin share
  • Queens Grill Suite - Usually $10,999 NOW from $9,409 pp twin share
  • Itinerary


    Tuesday 01 Dec 2020 - Embark in Melbourne.

    Wednesday 02 Dec 2020 - At sea

    Thursday 03 Dec 2020 - At sea

    Friday 04 Dec 2020 - Scenic Cruising Fiordland National Park

    Saturday 05 Dec 2020 - Dunedin

    Sunday 06 Dec 2020 - Christchurch

    Monday 07 Dec 2020 - Wellington

    Tuesday 08 Dec 2020 - At sea

    Wednesday 09 Dec 2020 - Auckland

    Thursday 10 Dec 2020 - Tauranga

    Friday 11 Dec 2020 - Bay of Islands

    Saturday 12 to Monday 14 Dec 2020 - At sea

    Tuesday 15 Dec 2020 - Disembark Melbourne


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    Fine print


    Travel at 60 and supplier booking conditions apply.

    *Fares are cruise only, per person, in AUD, in complete twin accommodation, based on lead category staterooms as specified available at time of publication, inclusive of all discounts, taxes, fees, and port expenses (which are subject to change). Supplements apply for other stateroom categories. Cunard has set aside a reasonable number of staterooms which are available at these fares. Once this allocation is exhausted, fares may revert to a higher fare, but may also be discounted. Some Oceanview and Balcony staterooms may have an obstructed view. Valid for new bookings and not combinable with any other offer. All offers are subject to availability. 

    +Stateroom upgrade offer is available based on the upgrade cost between the lead Inside to lead Balcony twin stateroom, top Club Balcony to lead Princess Grill, and top Princess Grill to lead Queens Grill where applicable. Discount based on comparison to fare launched into market March 2019. Supplements apply for other stateroom categories. Booking terms for this offer differ from terms that apply to our standard fares and are more restrictive. 

    A 10% non-refundable deposit is due at time of booking. Please enquire about our standard fares if this restriction does not suit you. Offer ends 30 November 2019, but may end earlier if sold out. Offer is not transferable, not redeemable for cash and may not be combinable with other select offers or other onboard credits.