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  • 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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89 American USA Cruise Reviews

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Very Good
11
Average
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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
New England Islands marthapalmer
07/14
This cruise was extremely inconsistent in service, dining, entertainment and excursions For the amount of money we ... Read more
06/14
This was our seventh cruise with ACL. As always, they didn't disappoint us. The highlight was taking a shore tour to ... Read more
06/14
With beautiful weather we left Baltimore's Inner Harbor and sailed down the Bay under two bridges the second being the ... Read more
06/14
The ship was clean, the dining room was well lit, the crew was marvelous and the cruise was very interesting. The food ... Read more
06/14
American Cruise Lines always does a great job: interesting ports, great food, good lecturers, caring staff and large ... Read more
This was my first cruise on American Cruise Lines. In comparison to large ships that I have been on, the accommodations ... Read more
06/14
The Queen of the West docked at the Red Lion Hotel at Jantzen Beach in Portland. Boarding was easy with our bags picked ... Read more

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