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American Queen Steamboat Company American Duchess Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

American Queen Steamboat Company
American Duchess
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

3

Very Good

1

Average

1

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

14

Romantic Cruises

6

Cruises for the Disabled

3

Group and Theme Cruises

3

Family Cruises

2

6 American Queen Steamboat Company American Duchess Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


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MECR2020

1 Review Written

Prison Ship for the Elderly provides no sternwheel and substandard food

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I chose this cruise because it had always been a dream of mine to cruise the Mississippi on a sternwheeler. I made it specific to my on-line discount travel clearinghouse that it had always been my dream. Firstly, ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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shrumster

19 Reviews Written

53 Helpful Votes

Beautiful boat

AQSC has river cruising figured out. The Duchess is an awesome vessel and continues the tradition of first class river cruising started by her mother, the American Queen. Our cruise from Nashville to Chattanooga ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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grandslamhomer

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

" Great Trip Up The Mississippi "

My wife and I booked a great 23 day Cruise up the Mississippi River. Teri Robbins the agent I purchased the cruise from at American Queen Steamboat Company Office, was AWESOME ! Every time I called or e-mailed her ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Garyveeder

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Bucket list trip

We chose the American Duchess as it was mainly suites and fewer quests. We went from Memphis to New Orleans, The cabin was very comfortable and not confining. There was a house band that was good would have liked ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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CraftsOnCruises

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

TOP-NOTCH CREW IS HIGHLIGHT OF AMERICAN DUCHESS EXPERIENCE

Created from a 1995 hull, 340 foot-long paddlewheeler, American Duchess, features four decks and employs 80 American crew to run the boat and manage its 80 suites—the first all-suite paddlewheeler to cruise U.S. ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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scottfree

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Christmas holiday river cruise, Memphis to New Orleans

My wife and I have done 29 cruises, mostly ocean but several European river cruises. My wife likes new ships so we decided to do the American Duchess. Overall, the ship is fine but we seemed to notice that dinning ...
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Sail Date December 2017


American Duchess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.53.8
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment4.54
Public Rooms5.04
Fitness Recreation3.53.1
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.03.8
Service4.53.9
Value For Money4.03.2
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