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American Queen Steamboat Company
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Cruise Critic Overview
  • 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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66 American Queen Steamboat Company USA Cruise Reviews

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37
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05/15
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
We had the loveliest time sailing on the American Empress June 15-22, 2014. My mother and I had both enjoyed steamboat ... Read more
A good friend and myself took the first cruise of the season on the American Empress. We were greeted at the dock ... Read more
We are not cruising people and therefore cannot compare this with other ocean or river cruises, but this trip is surely ... Read more
Excellent miketristangadt
04/15
We just finished a cruise from Vancouver Wa. to Clarkson Wa. And we were impressed with the quality of the product. ... Read more
04/15
The boat itself is an interesting experience. It is like stepping back in history which is lovely. The food was ... Read more
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
04/15
The boat was very nice and old fashion. Housekeeping for the rooms needed improving. Sheets were not changed in a ... Read more
04/15
We sailed March 13th. We arrived 3 days early and enjoyed New Orleans. The Hilton was expensive, and had lousy water ... Read more
Whole family fun! ewphillips1999
01/15
Our family, grandparents, parents, and teenage boys went on the Christmas cruise from New Orleans to Vicksburg and ... Read more
The American Empress Noelle George
01/15
Last October 2014 I had the pleasure of taking the American Empress cruise on the Columbia River from Vancouver, WA to ... Read more
01/15
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
Loved It! purrcycat
01/15
Voyage Our voyage on the American Queen was from Memphis, TN to New Orleans, LA and was Elvis-themed. It left on ... Read more
Not the Best Trip Kayaklady
12/14
First the pros - the food was terrific and the staff is excellent. The cabins are tiny and very dark. Our first cabin ... Read more
Long live the Queen Geraldmacboingboing
12/14
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
12/14
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
11/14
Our package was two nights stay in Memphis, 7 nights on the American Queen followed by 2 nights in Mew Orleans. The ... Read more
Wonderful Cruise! rossgregg
11/14
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
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
Ideal Nadomom
11/14
My husband and I recently enjoyed a hassle-free, drama-free truly enjoyable Columbia River cruise aboard the American ... Read more
10/14
Let's begin at the beginning. We stayed the first night at the Davenport Hotel in Spokane. This beautiful hotel, a gem ... Read more
10/14
The difficult aspect of this review is to be accurate and objective, without sounding like a company shill. My wife and ... Read more
So "Happy" we chose The American Empress Riverboat tour of the Columbia River this September 2014. It was a perfect ... Read more
09/14
The cruise has you start in Spokane, WA where you spend one night at the Doubletree City Center. The hotel is ... Read more
My wife and I are in our 70's and this was our first river cruise, having been on several ocean cruises in the ... Read more

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