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American Queen of the Mississippi Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to North America River

American Cruise Lines
Queen of the Mississippi
North America River
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

17

Very Good

4

Average

1

Poor

2

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

24

Group and Theme Cruises

9

Family Cruises

7

River Cruises

5

Cruises for the Disabled

5

24 American Queen of the Mississippi Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to North America River


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JC Cruise

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Not Up To The Standards or Other Cruises We've Taken

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On day 1, we arrived at Lambert's Landing in St. Paul to find no boat at the dock. When we called the office to find out why, they said there was a last minute change and the boat had been docked in Red Wing, MN and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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DAKCNJ

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Rolling on the river

First, the cruises offered by ACL are geared towards mature audiences - 60's and up, although there very people much younger on this cruise. Actually who's on the cruise really doesn't matter to me, as long as ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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SheHistory

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

I loved it!

This was my second cruise with American Cruise Lines. I was a solo female traveler. I gave myself two days in downtown Pittsburgh and enjoyed myself very much. I stayed at the same hotel as the cruise line's ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Wine maker

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mississippi experience

Location of cruise and area that interested us. Had been on New Orleans to Memphis cruise in past and wanted to try different area of river. Much different views unencumbered by the levees lower on the river. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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novelreader

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Simply Splendid!

From the moment we boarded the Queen of the Mississippi in Memphis, we enjoyed the luxury of all aspects of the ship. The directors attention to details, the room, every meal experiences and the menu choices, all ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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augie1

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Rediscover America

My husband and I have always cruised on larger ships and wanted to try the small ship cruising experience. Also, while we have traveled oversees many times, we really haven’t seen as much of the U.S as we’d ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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cjane

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Extremely relaxing cruise

We chose a 4 night cruise because we had not been on a cruise in the last fifty years and wanted to be sure we would like it before taking a longer one. We were treated to an overnight stay in New Orleans the night ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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FNSLWS

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful.

Our friends and my husband and I always wanted to do a Mississippi River cruise. Chose American Cruise Lines. Sailed on the Queen of the Mississippi. We had a wonderful time. Cabin had ample room, balcony had room ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Dennis Medwid

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

American Dream

The ship is magnifigant vessel. Very quiet and you can feel no motion of water travel.It is very roomy and has a multitude of rooms and activities. The organization is fantastic and at no time are you left uncertain ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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New Mexico Don

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mostly great

The cruise was supposed to go from St. Paul, Minnesota to New Orleans, Louisiana but high waters in Minnesota required last minute changes in plans. American Cruise Lines (ACL) rescheduled us to start in Nashville ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Cruisngbuddy

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cruising with new friends

If you want to be around other people and develop new friendships this is the cruise line for you. We also loved the fantastic service given from the crew from very friendly crew members that are recruited from ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Shimano1

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Great Cruise in America

This was cruise number five for us on American Cruise lines and we continue to be impressed. This time we did the upper Mississippi river from St. Paul to St. Louis. We picked the week that a Mark Twain impersonator ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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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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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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pathcat

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Memphis to Nashville to St. Louis on American Cruise Lines

I chose back to back one week trips for this adventure. I have traveled on American Cruise Lines many times on many ships and have never been disappointed. This trip was on the paddlewheeler Queen of the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Di4mae

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Harbors and Coast of Maine

This was our 3rd cruise with ACL and we enjoyed it just as much as the first two. The coast of Maine is beautiful and the excursions they had chosen for us to chose from were great. The entertainment on board was ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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abduckett

1 Review Written

Great Trip to the New England Islands

This was our fourth cruise with ACL and one of the best so far. It's hard to select my favorite place during the cruise because there are so many 'favorites'. We love the 'small boat' cruise experience and this ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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frebob

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Mississippi River Cruise

We stayed at a hotel near the port in Memphis. The check-in process was smooth. The boat was in good condition and traveled on the river very well. Spending time on our balcony while going down the river was ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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suzieinhb

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Small Group Cruising

This was a wonderful cruise. The food, the staff and service was excellent. I especially liked the smallness of the ship and guests. They were 53 of us and it was so nice to meet people from all over. I have booked ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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kbrowning1235

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Inland Southeast Cruise

This was my first experience with American Cruise Lines. All aspects of the cruise was FUN! More training needed of the young service personnel for their sake. All personnel was courteous. Tours were interesting, ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Bampi

1 Review Written

Cruising on the Mississippi with American Cruise Lines

Food, service, entertainment, cabin, excursions all excellent. Loading buses for excursions needs work in view of bad weather and elderly guests. More time spent at plantations and less at stores. River expert ...
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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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St Regis Kid

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Top notch crew, food, off shore attractions, ship amenities & cleanliness

I wanted to learn more about life on the lower Mississippi now compared to Huck Finn's era, the use of paddle boats and southern plantations. Embarkation was smooth, luggage was treated well and delivered promptly. ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Belfry20

1 Review Written

Ohio River

Boat and service was very good at first. But did not follow the itinerary and had to disembark a day early and was bussed 4 hrs to Pittsburgh. The itinerary called for cruising at night but captain would not. If ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Queen of the Mississippi Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Entertainment4.1
Public Rooms4.5
Fitness Recreation3.3
FamilyN/A
Enrichment4.1
Service4.4
Value For Money4
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