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American Constellation Cruise Reviews

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Beautiful waterfalls..
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Our Dinner group. I am standing in the back in green
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What a disappointment

Review for American Constellation to Alaska

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pilot702
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

After cruising with American Cruise Line in 2021 on the Snake & Columbia Rivers we could not wait to book another trip. We will not sail with them again. This cruise was a series of disappointments. To be fair, the weather was certainly not their fault but it did obscure the views of snow capped mountains we anticipated on all but one day. The Baranoff Hotel - where ACL put us up the night before ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


TEN DAYS OF GORGEOUS SCENERY AND CHARMING PEOPLE

Review for American Constellation to Alaska

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leftcoasters
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We recently travelled to Juneau and sailed onboard the ACL Constellation with about 150 other passengers. We have been on many previous Alaska cruises, all on much larger ships, and thoroughly enjoyed the benefits of small-ship cruising. With the open seating at smaller round tables in the dining room, we soon got to know the majority of our onboard companions and had lively and fun conversations ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

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The only way to really see Alaska

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Diane 4 art
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This was an incredible experience. The ship had only 150 passengers, so it felt more like an excursion. Everything was well planned and unique. We were able to go whale watching right on our own ship. The captain was able to double back when wildlife was spotted. We saw many Whales, Sea Lions, Bald Eagles and Bear. Many side trips were included. My favorite was the trip to Potlatch Totem Park in ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


Worst Vacation Ever

Review for American Constellation to North America River

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Mr. Murphy
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Worst vacation in 2/22 by far. So many things were just wrong, and no complaint dept. They just don't care if you are unhappy. Changed my room to near elevator and gang plank, making veranda unusable,safe unusable,no phone,clock,burst into my room during the night by mistake, no apology ever. The ships staff had covid, so I got covid, thought they had to be checked as we were before entering the ...
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Sail Date: May 2022


Newly renovated ship

Review for American Constellation to U.S.A.

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twototravel
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Newly renovated ship and first cruise of season for the Puget Sound. Max passengers is 175 but we only had around 80 with over 6o crew! Our experience was 150% better than our last ACL cruise in 2021 on the Constitution. More staff, more cleaning, and better organized. A lot of excursions were offered at each port. Very happy that Canada opened back up and we were able to go on the all day ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


A Bucket List Trip

Review for American Constellation to Alaska

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Maxlouie
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

My husband and I recently took ACL’s Alaska Inside Passage Cruise on their American Constellation (September 1-15, 2021). ACL made it the trip of a lifetime for us as we'd never been to Alaska before, and it was indeed very special overall. There were so many special moments that it’s hard to list them. Naturally, our room was everything we’d come to expect from ACL…roomy with plenty of ...
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Sail Date: September 2021


Alaska getaway

Review for American Constellation to Alaska

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toledo oregon
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

First time to Alaska, ship and staff were great. Excursions were great also I did quite a few. Now the downer side. We have cruised with American cruise lines before on a Mississippi river cruise from New Orleans to St Louis. The food was of high end and fabulous. Large bacon wrapped scallops, crab stuffed lobster tail cajun crawfish etc. The Alaskan trip no crab the whole trip no snow crab ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


The Absolute Worst Cruise That I Have Ever Taken

Review for American Constellation to Alaska

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DidYouCruiseVanNuysBlvd
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Small Ship Cruising Done Poorly Before I get into my review, here are some disclaimers as well as what I am basing my opinions on. The cost of this cruise ranged from $5500+ (U.S.) on up. This is key, as the brochures and other written material, as well as conversations with American Cruise Line staff members purported this to be a luxury/high-end cruise experience. Other factors ...
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Sail Date: August 2021


Alaska - amazing! American Cruise Lines - disappointing!

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lsb48154
10+ Cruises

Eager to travel after the restrictions of the past year and a half, we chose this small ship Alaskan cruise. We had visited Alaska four times before, always on large cruise ships. We had taken one other ACL trip - Lewis & Clark, the Columbia and Snake Rivers. There were some "issues" on that trip - ACL seems to suffer communication deficiencies, but we were willing to try them again. I ...
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Sail Date: July 2021


FABULOUS

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Taradvd
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

WE CHOSE AMERICAN, BECAUSE THE LARGE CRUISE SHIPS WEREN'T SAILING. The food was outstanding! No buffets, all plate service at your table. We enjoyed that! Smaller ship meant less passengers, maybe 150 on our cruise. Easy off and on the ship. All alcohol was included in the price. It may cost more on a smaller ship but to us, it was well worth the attention we received from the crew!! All ...
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Sail Date: July 2021


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