Pre- and post-cruise hotel stays with additional benefits such as dinners or spa discounts are offered in Cape Town, Dubai, Fort Lauderdale, Hong Kong, Rio de Janeiro, Singapore and Sydney.
As an example, Queen Elizabeth’s 18-day Hong Kong to Dubai segment, March 30 to April 17, could be extended with a one-night stay at the Peninsula Hong Kong for $580 per person including harbor-view room, 10% off spa treatments and 10% off nearly all food and drink outlets. Additional nights are $470.
A post-cruise option, in Dubai, is Sofitel The Palm, the first night for $590 per person including luxury sea-view room, complimentary dinner for two in any of the property's seven restaurants and free spa access. Additional nights are $400 per person.
The voyage on Queen Elizabeth from Hong Kong calls at Nha Trang, Singapore (overnight), Penang, Phuket, Chennai and Cochin before Dubai. Fares start at $3,148 per person, while balcony cabins fares are from $5,198 per person.