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American Cruise Lines Ship Reviews

Queen of the Mississippi
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Queen of the Mississippi
Ranked #1 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
80% Loved It
  • Browse our slideshow for a taste of the Queen of the Mississippi sailing experience
  • First new paddlewheeler built specifically for the Mississippi in nearly 20 years
  • Daily educational presentation and entertainment
  • Launched: 2012; Passengers: 150
Independence
Independence
Ranked #2 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
70% Loved It
  • U.S.-flagged ship cruises in Maine, Historic South
  • Large cabins, many with private balconies
  • Small ship has stabilizers for smoother ride
  • Launched: 2010; Passengers: 104
American Spirit
American Spirit
Ranked #3 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
69% Loved It
  • Decently sized cabins for a small ship
  • Even some solo cabins have private balconies
  • Daily social hour with free drinks before dinner
  • Launched: 2005; Passengers: 100
Queen of the West
Queen of the West
Ranked #4 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
67% Loved It
  • Sails the Columbia and Snake rivers
  • Three-story paddlewheel driven by "green" engine
  • Received multi-million-dollar renovation 2011
  • Launched: 1995/2011; Passengers: 120
American Star
American Star
Ranked #5 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
65% Loved It
  • Sails the East Coast from Rhode Island to Florida
  • Two lounges and a library to spread out
  • Open sittings, single cabins great for solo travelers
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 100
American Glory
American Glory
Ranked #6 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
64% Loved It
  • Sails the East Coast from Maine to Florida
  • Country-club atmosphere onboard
  • Open seating in the dining room encourages socializing
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 49
American Eagle
American Eagle
Ranked #7 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Traditional Mississippi paddlewheeler
  • Large staterooms with private balconies
  • Excellent food including Southern-style favourites
  • Launched: 2015; Passengers: 150
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American Cruise Lines Member Reviews

69% Loved It

I selected ACL's cruise down the Snake and Columbia Rivers for several reasons: I'm interested in the Lewis and Clark expedition, I wanted to see ... Read more

by lremly

We looked forward to taking a cruise on the "Queen of the Mississippi". We decided to go on the trip for our 25th wedding anniversary. The trip ... Read more

by eaorja

I was told by a friend to write this review to help others who may be thinking of this particular cruise.

My husband and I took a late ... Read more

by iri

We enjoyed our first "Christmas Away From Home", on board the "Queen of the Mississippi", along with 135 other passengers. Arriving a few days ... Read more

by wdrone

We had a wonderful time on the Independence, all meals were excellent with several choices at each meal, made for lots of decisions, everything ... Read more

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