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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
84% 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 Glory
American Glory
Ranked #2 of 7 American Cruise Lines Ships
73% 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
Independence
Independence
Ranked #3 of 7 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 Spirit
American Spirit
Ranked #4 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 #5 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 #6 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 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

71% Loved It

My husband and I have considerable experience as presenters on inland waterway cruises. We were looking for a (nonworking) trip that would ... Read more
by folkfox

This was our first cruise on an American Cruise Line ship. From the time we embarked on the ship in New Orleans until we disembarked 7 nights ... Read more

by Singoalla

Lobster until you couldn’t eat any more in Rockland. This was an Eagle Society cruise with special vistas. The tour didn’t start well ... Read more

by perryt

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

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