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American Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

American Cruise Lines
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12

Very Good

3

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2

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Senior Cruises

250

River Cruises

104

Group and Theme Cruises

81

Cruises for the Disabled

47

Luxury Cruises

19

19 American Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


Gardener222 avatar

Gardener222

13 Reviews Written

70 Helpful Votes

Great cruise but needs more variety on excursions & entertainment

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We like ACL and this is our 3rd cruise with them. Pluses: We booked our next cruise with them while on board to get the 15% savings. and no port charges. We like the intimacy of a smaller ship with less hassles ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Seaviewbase

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We Love Small Boats

We aren't interested in the large boats that travel to AND from Seattle to Alaska in 7 days. The Spirit took 14 days to go only one way. The trip was very relaxing with a good size cabin, bathroom, and balcony. We ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Nancy Bowling

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Nightmare Cruise

It was an Anniversary cruise that was supposed to be aboard a luxury cruise ship with a wheelchair accessible accommodations. My husband was assured that he would be able to use his motorized scooter for excursions ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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enarver

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Lower Mississippi Round Trip Cruise

The cruise left New Orleans, went up to Vicksburg, Mississippi, and returned to New Orleans. Highlights included 3 plantation homes (each very different), a working cotton plantation with roots going back to the ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Ckligfeld

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our first, but definitely not our last!

We had a delightful introduction to River-cruising in the USA with American Cruise Lines up the Mississippi. Their attention to every detail made the trip pure pleasure for us. And we thank their wonderful chef ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Carolina Senior

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

5 Star Experience

Best experience anyone could imagine unless their are more hours in a day. Staterooms, bath, and balcony were exactly as advertised with room to share for two. Ideal to be able to listen (or not) to river historian ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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bhopal21

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Historic South and Golden Isles Cruise

American Cruise Lines- Historic South and Golden Isles Cruise March 19-26, 2016 We arrived in Charleston two days prior to the cruise departure and stayed at the Hyatt Place historic district on King St. The ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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JasmineS

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Queen of the Mississippi; Northern Mississippi River Cruise

We embarked from a dock very near to the St. Louis Gateway Arch. The walk down to the boat was somewhat steep but assistance was offered and we left our luggage with crew near the roadway. River travel is ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Cheeriogal

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

American Cruise is A Plus.

This was our first cruise with ACL. We found the crew to be very enthusiastic and friendly. The cruise was to the ports in Maine (think pub craw of ports). It was nice to get into ports that the "Big Ships" can't ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Ronald S Hollo

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Paid for a Marriott, got a Best Western.

The catalog seems to be different from what we received on the cruise. We complained when the air conditioning did not work properly, toilets did not flush, could not get a bottle of water and public bath room was ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Blaze13

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing; drive the Columbia River rather than sail the "Queen"!

As frequent river (Europe) and ocean cruisers, we came with high hopes for a top notch ship to equal the price paid. We knew the ship was old; we weren't prepared for lack of quality care of the vessel (save the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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SCNZ

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Another New Experience in the States

We were one of the first 6 to board this ship in Lewiston. Warner kindly let us on a bit earlier as we waited in the lounge area for our rooms to be ready. Warner knew his job and we were disappointed to see him go ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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we cruise the world

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise of Puget Sound

Great service and accommodations. Relatively smooth ride except for one day when seas were running 3-4 feet but that was fun also. Ports of call were interesting especially Victoria, BC, Canada and Butchart ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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catlady2015

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Queen of the Mississippi, New Orleans to Memphis

Overall we had a wonderful time. Accommodations were great, food was plentiful, flavorful, good choices and very good. Tours, for the most part were excellent. As with everything, a couple could have been better, ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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lremly

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

The Great Northwest: Down the Snake and Columbia Rivers

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 the landscape of the Inland Northwest, and my earlier cruise with ACL ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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sightseer2

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Hudson River Fall Foliage Cruise

As members of the Eagle Society, we are dedicated to cruising on American Cruise Lines. The Hudson River Fall Foliage Cruise was our most recent and 4th cruise with American Cruise Lines. We thoroughly enjoy each ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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gsw36@bajabb.com

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Chesapeake Bay

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves on this cruise. The ship is small enough so that you feel you are on your own private yacht with many of your friends. It was easy to meet our fellow passengers during ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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BEE021

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

MEDIOCRE CRUISING

Give American Cruise Lines marketing staff an A+---but the hype is very close to fraud, based on my recent experience. Where do I begin to tell you of all the disappointments---first, the Rolls Royce stabilizers ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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nilesjunctionjim

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruising the lower Mississippi

Always wanted to travel the Mississippi River by riverboat. It was a relaxing and very informative cruise. Especially liked the shore excursions to the Civil War battlefields. The boarding process was the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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