Historic QUEEN MARY(SM) Welcomes Guests With Ghostly Getaways and Exciting Vacations

Eerie tours are hallmarks of the ship's most popular Long Beach vacation packages

Oct 29, 2010, 12:43 ET from The Queen Mary

LONG BEACH, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- This fall, travelers planning a Long Beach vacation can take a historic adventure onboard THE QUEEN MARY(SM). Located at the Port of Long Beach, this one-of-a-kind destination allows guests to bask in the elegance of a bygone era and explore the ship's haunted past.

To help make planning fall getaways even easier, The Queen Mary is offering an exciting array of Long Beach vacation packages -- each featuring tickets to popular tours and accommodations in the ship's Art Deco staterooms. Just a few of the options currently available include:

  • Queen Mary Package: Get a behind-the-scenes look at one of the world's most legendary ships.
    • Overnight accommodations
    • Breakfast for two in the Promenade Cafe
    • Behind-the-Scenes Tour tickets
    • World War II Tour tickets
    • Tickets to the Ghosts & Legends Show

  • Ocean Adventure Hotel Package: Discover life under the sea and meet the ghosts of The Queen Mary with this Long Beach vacation package.
    • Overnight accommodations
    • Tickets to the Long Beach Aquarium
    • Tickets to the Ghosts &  Legends Show

  • Discovery Package: Explore this luxury liner's unique and haunted history.
    • Overnight accommodations
    • Behind-the-Scenes Tour tickets
    • World War II Tour tickets
    • Tickets to the Ghosts & Legends Show

In addition to these Long Beach vacation packages, The Queen Mary also offers getaways featuring day trips to Catalina Island, romantic vacations and a variety of seasonal adventures. For complete information about the Long Beach vacation options available, please visit http://www.queenmary.com/Special-Packages.aspx .

About The Queen Mary

Located in the Port of Long Beach since 1967, The Queen Mary features a rich maritime history, authentic Art Deco decor and stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and Long Beach city skyline. Its award-winning restaurants include the signature Sir Winston's, as well as a weekly Champagne Sunday brunch served in the ship's Grand Salon. History buffs enjoy the ship's museum and Behind-the-Scenes Tour, while guests of all ages love the Ghosts & Legends Show. The Queen Mary features 80,000 square feet of event space in 14 remarkable Art Deco salons, as well as a tri-level, 45,000-square-foot exhibit hall. The Queen Mary boasts 314 staterooms, including nine full suites, which span three decks.  They have hosted a variety of colorful characters from World War II leaders to British royalty and the stars of Hollywood's golden era. For more information or to make reservations, see www.queenmary.com or call (800) 437-2934.

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