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American Cruise Lines introduced the 104-passenger Independence in 2010. While the passenger capacity is roughly the same as the 100-passenger American Star and American Spirit, Independence is larger, giving ...
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28 American Independence Cruise Reviews

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LizLibrarian
1 Review
Member Since 2015
10/15
When we first got on the ship, I thought, "This must be an old ship that they retrofitted". There were duct ... Read more
drwhitte
1 Review
Member Since 2014
This was the fourth cruise I have taken with ACL and I have enjoyed all of them. I prefer the smaller ships to the ... Read more
Cheeriogal
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first cruise with ACL. We found the crew to be very enthusiastic and friendly. The cruise was to the ... Read more
kelleriii@comcast.net
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our fourth cruise with American Cruise Lines and our second time on the Maine Cruise. The first was just ... Read more
TabZee
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Saturday to Saturday continuous shall ship cruises during the summer along the villages and yacht harbors along Maine ... Read more
babyboomer46
1 Review
Member Since 2011
9 Forum Posts
This was our third cruise with ACL. The night before the cruise, we stayed in a hotel recommended by ACL that provided ... Read more
Bob-n-Chris
1 Review
Member Since 2015
All in all the cruise was a total delight and we were treated very well. Not only did the waitresses and crew make the ... Read more
Gliderguy888
1 Review
Member Since 2012
We are early seventies and tried our first “small ship” cruise aboard the Independence for three reasons: ... Read more
Zoomom1
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We had a wonderful time on the Independence, all meals were excellent with several choices at each meal, made for lots ... Read more
gsw36@bajabb.com
1 Review
Member Since 2014
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
PA Traveler 5
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We have cruised on the "megaships" and really appreciated the smaller, more intimate and friendly cruise. From my first ... Read more
seamominsb
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
The interior of the Independence, which was put into service in 2010, looks like the 60s. I assume the interior was ... Read more
Cloverel
1 Review
Member Since 2014
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
SDTracy
1 Review
Member Since 2014
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
jackmoss
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Marvelous cruise overall. Weather was perfect. Crew was exemplary. Ports were well chosen and of great interest for the ... Read more
RandyM22
1 Review
Member Since 2014
First off let me say that I really like this cruise line. So much so, that we are taking them in Alaska this summer. ... Read more
cruise**77
6 Reviews
Member Since 2009
1 Forum Post
We had cruised three times previously on American Cruise Lines (ACL), and generally had good to very good experiences, ... Read more
Pbksea
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
This was our 5th trip with American Cruise Lines and we enjoyed it very much. We are happy that these are American ... Read more
OCLARK
1 Review
Member Since 2010
the cruise started with outstanding scenery at Acadia National Park.It continued with wonderful tours of small towns in ... Read more
perryt
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Lobster until you couldn’t eat any more in Rockland. This was an Eagle Society cruise with special vistas. The ... Read more
cruisediva67
1 Review
Member Since 2013
The worst cruise we have taken. Starting from the beginning: The American Cruise Line brochure says you can board the ... Read more
Levin
1 Review
Member Since 2013
The American Cruise Line ship Independence is a very comfortable ship to cruise on. The cabin was very comfortable, ... Read more
miatax
2 Reviews
Member Since 2009
5 Forum Posts
American Cruise Lines offers a product not like any other cruise line I have been on. From the boarding procedure ... Read more
cornelia lewis
1 Review
We very much enjoyed the cruise, although it was VERY cold! We were disappointed not to have a pre boarding morning ... Read more
VikingExplorer
11 Reviews
Member Since 2012
I've had the privilege of cruising 39 times on various cruise lines, mainly on the west and east coast of the USA, the ... Read more

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