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  • Mississippi River-based line debuted in April 2012
  • Two-ship fleet includes world's largest paddlewheel steamboat
  • Inclusive pricing: dinner drinks, tours, precruise hotel
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62 American Queen Steamboat Company River Cruise Reviews

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fuzzybear390
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I have twenty cruises on the Riverboats in the US and over fifty total. This was a Christmas Cruise on the American ... Read more
ladyjrh
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Service was excellent, food was out of this world great and shore excursions were wonderful. This was my first cruise ... Read more
DVCRUISEWORLD
1 Review
Member Since 2011
71 Forum Posts
This was my fourth cruise on American Queen in 15 months, all different itineraries. I am usually an Ocean and ... Read more
Caroline Paulson
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I sailed on the first Mark Twain theme cruise on the American Queen August 23rd. I suffer from vertigo which becomes ... Read more
Mithril013
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We arrived late in the day at the Doubletree Hotel in St Paul and the AQ Desk was closed. We went up to our room which ... Read more
George Werderich
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This being our fifth trip on the American Queen we had high expectations. And once again they were fulfilled. The ... Read more
kayakbob
1 Review
Member Since 2008
74 Forum Posts
My wife and I sailed on the August 9 departure of the American Empress, a 7-night journey that began in Vancouver WA ... Read more
olebiddy2000
1 Review
Member Since 2013
My sisters and I AKA "The Texas Happy Ladies" just returned from our 15th trip on the AQ. We traveled on ... Read more
padrek
28 Reviews
Member Since 2009
66 Forum Posts
This was my fourth AQ trip - Columbia/Snake River, Ohio River, lower Mississippi and this one on the upper Mississippi ... Read more
Isako
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
We met the American Empress in Clarkston WA, so we flew into Spokane WA and stayed at the luxurious Davenport Hotel in ... Read more
padrek
28 Reviews
Member Since 2009
66 Forum Posts
The American Empress is the 2nd ship for American Queen Steamship Co and plies the Snake and Columbia Rivers in ... Read more
KirbyLiam
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This is clearly the most opulent steamboat ever built. The decor was beautiful. Everywhere I looked, there was great ... Read more
Iguzzu
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We booked and paid for the cruise over 9 months prior to departure to ensure we had a confirmed early dinner booking as ... Read more
karenseastar
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We had the loveliest time sailing on the American Empress June 15-22, 2014. My mother and I had both enjoyed steamboat ... Read more
miketristangadt
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We just finished a cruise from Vancouver Wa. to Clarkson Wa. And we were impressed with the quality of the product. ... Read more
tom0445
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We sailed from New Orleans to Memphis and were very pleased with the experience. We were in suite 513 and it was clean ... Read more
Janetsilverlegend
1 Review
Member Since 2012
79 Forum Posts
We sailed March 13th. We arrived 3 days early and enjoyed New Orleans. The Hilton was expensive, and had lousy water ... Read more
ewphillips1999
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Our family, grandparents, parents, and teenage boys went on the Christmas cruise from New Orleans to Vicksburg and ... Read more
Noelle George
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Last October 2014 I had the pleasure of taking the American Empress cruise on the Columbia River from Vancouver, WA to ... Read more
Maeshel
3 Reviews
Member Since 2011
82 Forum Posts
First time river cruise. We enjoyed it very much Food: The food was better than I expected. Can't say that I had a ... Read more
Geraldmacboingboing
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
First sailed on the Queen when she was new (1998) so was interested to see how she has fared during this time with ... Read more
Martysteam
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We have been on many cruises (11), four of them river cruises. I am a history buff so the ship itself is important to ... Read more
rossgregg
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
The stay at the Hilton Hotel was just ok. The Hotel is very large and difficult to navigate. We checked in at the hotel ... Read more
DavidandPamela
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Due to a mistake on MY part, my wife, mother-in-law, and I showed up for our cruise one year to the day early (I signed ... Read more
Nadomom
1 Review
Member Since 2014
10/14
My husband and I recently enjoyed a hassle-free, drama-free truly enjoyable Columbia River cruise aboard the American ... Read more

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