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69% Loved It
Cruise Critic Overview
  • Coastal itineraries sail eastern seaboard from Maine to Florida
  • Four cozy small ships offer hassle-free cruising
  • Large cabins with the only balconies in the U.S. coastal industry
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96 American USA Cruise Reviews

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11
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I was told by a friend to write this review to help others who may be thinking of this particular cruise. My husband ... Read more
We enjoyed our first "Christmas Away From Home", on board the "Queen of the Mississippi", along with 135 other ... Read more
We had a wonderful time on the Independence, all meals were excellent with several choices at each meal, made for lots ... Read more
This was our first time on a small boat and enjoyed the atmosphere and fellow cruisers. Don't feel lost as you do on a ... Read more
12/14
We traveled on the Great Rivers of Florida Cruise. We have traveled outside the US previously and wanted to see a bit ... Read more
We had been on the Independence two years before going up the Maine coast. We enjoyed it so much that we signed up for ... Read more
As members of the Eagle Society, we are dedicated to cruising on American Cruise Lines. The Hudson River Fall Foliage ... Read more
Chesapeake Bay gsw36@bajabb.com
12/14
My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves on this cruise. The ship is small enough so that you feel you are on your ... Read more
12/14
We enjoyed the atmosphere of the cocktail and Hors d' oeuvres in the Chesapeake lounge. The room was set up in a ... Read more
Favorite Cruise PA Traveler 5
12/14
We have cruised on the "megaships" and really appreciated the smaller, more intimate and friendly cruise. From my first ... Read more
This was our third voyage with American Cruise Lines and, once again, we were delighted. Neither the cold or rain could ... Read more
When we first arrived to the ship we were absolutely amazed. We had cruised on large ships in the past, but this was ... Read more
12/14
The interior of the Independence, which was put into service in 2010, looks like the 60s. I assume the interior was ... Read more
First, we were told when we booked that the average age is 65. The actual average age is 80-82+. On board the cruise ... Read more
12/14
We paid a lot of money for this cruise, way more than for a luxury ship. It left Charlotte, SC and was supposed to sail ... Read more
12/14
This shockingly poor experience on American Cruiselines really should be told to warn future travelers just how bad a ... Read more
For our third cruise with American Cruise Lines we chose a trip down the Mississippi River from Memphis,TN to New ... Read more
Up the Mississippi brenderart
11/14
The first night's hotel room was included in the cruise package, as were all shore excursions. It took the hassle out ... Read more
My wife and I are retired teachers. We took several cruises on large ships and enjoyed them, but always felt as if we ... Read more
Marvelous cruise overall. Weather was perfect. Crew was exemplary. Ports were well chosen and of great interest for the ... Read more
We went with 2 other couples and had a wonderful time. The crew was wonderful and the wait staff was outstanding. We ... Read more
Our cruise jim.ferris@comcast.net
09/14
We toured the islands in RI. Shore excursions were awesome. Loved having the young students as servers as they were ... Read more
My family of six (88, 61, 59, 29, 25, & 18 years old) took the two Owner's cabins, which each can hold three people ... Read more
This cruise exceeded all our expectations. The only negative is that the cabins were much smaller than advertised ... Read more
07/14
We really enjoyed ourselves even though it was changed due to mississippi floods. we think the staff were superb even ... Read more

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