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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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80 American Queen Steamboat Company USA Cruise Reviews

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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
purrcycat
1 Review
Member Since 2010
77 Forum Posts
12/14
Voyage Our voyage on the American Queen was from Memphis, TN to New Orleans, LA and was Elvis-themed. It left on ... Read more
Kayaklady
1 Review
Member Since 2009
First the pros - the food was terrific and the staff is excellent. The cabins are tiny and very dark. Our first cabin ... 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
BRIND
4 Reviews
Member Since 2014
Our package was two nights stay in Memphis, 7 nights on the American Queen followed by 2 nights in Mew Orleans. The ... 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
Janiceanne
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Let's begin at the beginning. We stayed the first night at the Davenport Hotel in Spokane. This beautiful hotel, a gem ... Read more
smurfjet
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
7 Forum Posts
The difficult aspect of this review is to be accurate and objective, without sounding like a company shill. My wife and ... Read more
BeeZee Roadtrotter
1 Review
Member Since 2014
So "Happy" we chose The American Empress Riverboat tour of the Columbia River this September 2014. It was a perfect ... Read more
fudgbug
9 Reviews
Member Since 2004
16 Forum Posts
The cruise has you start in Spokane, WA where you spend one night at the Doubletree City Center. The hotel is ... Read more
mlevi
1 Review
Member Since 2014
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
jamanigold
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We have sailed on the American Queen the first year she was built. She was really beautiful then. However, there were ... Read more
Rosethorn40
16 Reviews
Member Since 2009
893 Forum Posts
Yes, this cruise was in April, and it is now July, but I wanted to see if a few months would change the way I felt ... Read more
furniture doc
1 Review
Member Since 2013
5 Forum Posts
My wife and I cruised on the AQ last fall, Memphis to New Orleans over 9 days. It was one of my favorite vacations of ... Read more
TexasRCH
1 Review
Member Since 2009
89 Forum Posts
My wife and I have taken 16 cruises and this was the worst one yet. But before I get to the problems, I will cover the ... Read more
starman1942
1 Review
Member Since 2014
There are those of us who long for the romance of travel in a bygone era. We were born too late. We search for the ... Read more
Happy Canadian
1 Review
Member Since 2009
237 Forum Posts
Trip started with an overnight stay in Memphis at the Hilton. Hotel was in East Memphis but was within walking distance ... Read more
PostCruise
3 Reviews
Member Since 2013
This is our second voyage on the American Queen. Like in the past, this was just as incredible. As you step aboard the ... Read more
dsinnock
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We started the trip off at the Hilton Hotel in New Orleans the night before the cruise. The cruise company had ... Read more
ABQTraveler
1 Review
Member Since 2011
4 Forum Posts
Having just returned from a 7 day cruise on the American Queen, plus a pre-night Hilton hotel stay, my wife and I ... Read more
bobprincess
1 Review
Member Since 2012
1 Forum Post
American Queen New Year's Cruise departing Memphis to New Orleans December 28, 2013 It is unconscionable what has ... Read more
SLOduck
3 Reviews
Member Since 2005
110 Forum Posts
American Queen Steamboat 2/22/14 - 3/1/14 (for photos, go to www.PricelessCruising.com) We recently returned from a ... Read more

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