Journey Through Time: Tour the Queen Mary Ocean Liner in Long Beach 

Discover the elegance and history of a bygone era during your stay with Villa Rentals in Newport Beach by taking a tour of the iconic Queen Mary ocean liner in Long Beach. This majestic ship, now a floating museum and hotel, offers a window into the luxurious world of transatlantic travel during the early to mid-20th century. A visit to the Queen Mary is more than just a tour; it’s an immersive experience into the rich tapestry of maritime history.

Queen Mary: A Maritime Icon Preserved

Moored in Long Beach, the Queen Mary has a storied past as one of the most famous ocean liners of her time. Launched in 1936, she was a symbol of elegance and technological innovation. During your visit, you’ll have the chance to stroll her decks, explore her grand salons, and marvel at the intricate art deco design that makes the Queen Mary a floating masterpiece of her era.

The ship’s history is multifaceted – not only did she serve as a luxurious ocean liner for the rich and famous, including Hollywood celebrities and royalty, but she also played a crucial role as a troopship during World War II. Her rich past is captured through a series of well-curated exhibits and interactive experiences.

Engaging Tours and Exhibits

The Queen Mary offers a variety of tours that cater to different interests. From historical tours that delve into the ship’s past to paranormal explorations that seek out the Queen Mary’s rumored ghostly residents, there’s something to intrigue every visitor.

Walk the ship’s historic decks and visit original staterooms, the engine room, and the bridge. The ship’s museum showcases a range of artifacts from her sailing days, offering insights into the maritime and wartime history she witnessed.

Dining and Entertainment Onboard

Experience dining like a 20th-century voyager with a range of onboard options. The Queen Mary boasts unique restaurants and bars that capture the spirit of the era when the ship was at the pinnacle of luxury sea travel. Enjoy a meal or a cocktail with stunning views of Long Beach and the Pacific Ocean.

A Unique Venue for Overnight Stays

For those seeking a truly immersive experience, the Queen Mary also functions as a hotel, allowing guests to stay in original Art Deco staterooms and suites. Each room on the ship has been preserved and restored to maintain the authenticity of its original 1930s style, offering a unique blend of history and modern amenities.

Stay with Villa Rentals for Convenient Access

When you choose Villa Rentals for your Newport Beach accommodations, you’re perfectly situated to explore the Queen Mary and other historical attractions in Long Beach. Our properties provide a comfortable and convenient base for your Southern California adventures, combining beach living with easy access to the region’s rich cultural heritage.

Embark on a Historical Journey

Booking your stay with Villa Rentals not only means experiencing the best of Newport Beach but also unlocking the opportunity to step back in time aboard the Queen Mary. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a lover of maritime lore, or simply looking for a unique experience, the Queen Mary in Long Beach promises a journey filled with discovery and wonder.

Plan your visit now and prepare to be captivated by the enduring legacy and timeless elegance of the Queen Mary ocean liner.