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American Cruise Lines Ship Reviews

Queen of the Mississippi
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Queen of the Mississippi
Ranked #1 of 6 American Cruise Lines Ships
83% 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
Ranked #2 of 6 American Cruise Lines Ships
71% 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 #3 of 6 American Cruise Lines Ships
69% 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 Spirit
American Spirit
Ranked #4 of 6 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 #5 of 6 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
American Glory
American Glory
Ranked #6 of 6 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
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American Cruise Lines Member Reviews

69% Loved It

My wife and I are retired teachers. We took several cruises on large ships and enjoyed them, but always felt as if we were just another number. We ... Read more


I wanted to take my sons on an Alaskan cruise for the past 15 years. It finally came together this August. This was a once-iin-a-lifetime trip and ... Read more

by Matriarch Travelor

Marvelous cruise overall. Weather was perfect. Crew was exemplary. Ports were well chosen and of great interest for the most part. Highlights were ... Read more

by jackmoss

We went with 2 other couples and had a wonderful time. The crew was wonderful and the wait staff was outstanding. We really enjoyed the young ... Read more

by donna.zelazny

We toured the islands in RI. Shore excursions were awesome. Loved having the young students as servers as they were fun, polite, helpful and ... Read more

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