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American Cruise Lines Ship Reviews

Queen of the Mississippi
Queen of the Mississippi Slideshow
Queen of the Mississippi
Ranked #1 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
86% 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
American Spirit
American Spirit
Ranked #2 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 #3 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
65% 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
Independence
Independence
Ranked #4 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
65% 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 Star
American Star
Ranked #5 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
60% 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
56% 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

67% Loved It

We have cruised on the "megaships" and really appreciated the smaller, more intimate and friendly cruise. From my first phone call for a ... Read more

by PA Traveler 5

This was our third voyage with American Cruise Lines and, once again, we were delighted. Neither the cold or rain could lessen the crews ... Read more

by billandjanie

When we first arrived to the ship we were absolutely amazed. We had cruised on large ships in the past, but this was our first experience on a ... Read more

by djmunro

The interior of the Independence, which was put into service in 2010, looks like the 60s. I assume the interior was designed to look like ... Read more

by seamominsb

First, we were told when we booked that the average age is 65. The actual average age is 80-82+. On board the cruise director told us she couldn't ... Read more

by Cloverel
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