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45 American Star Cruise Reviews
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awbarnett
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We decided to take a small boat cruise for our 1st cruise. There were only 70 people on board.There was open seating in the dining room. You got to talk to everybody. There was an open bar at cocktail hour and dress was casual. The food ... Read more
DONORICH
Member Since 2017
1 review
Wanted to see the New England island but because on the weather did not make it to two of the islands. The small ship allowed for personal service by the crew to all on board. we where able to meet many new friends as we where able to dine ... Read more
Lace maker
Member Since 2017
1 review
From the moment I arrived at the boarding gate, I was impressed by the service given to the passengers. And this excellent service given by all staff continued throughout the cruise. Then I enjoyed arriving to my cabin to find all the ... Read more
Sandykin
Member Since 2017
1 review
This was our 7th cruise on American Cruise Lines and our first on the American Star. We selected the New England Islands in June to hope for the best weather without too many summer crowds. We started in Providence, RI and stayed at the ... Read more
triviascribe
Member Since 2010
1 review
42 forum posts
Chose this cruise to visit Tangier Island, Williamsburg, Annapolis and other small communities along the Virginia and Maryland shores. The food is always wonderful with accommodations made for dietary needs. There is always a riverlorian ... Read more
bonnierobin
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed May 2017
I had never been in this area. It was a good introduction to this part of our United States. I leaned so much about the area and the American Revolution from the lectures and then seeing the areas. The Captain and crew were very ... Read more
ramers
Member Since 2017
1 review
From the cruise director to the room steward, attention to detail was noticeable. As we boarded the ship our bags were taken directly to our room. The ship was small and easy to navigate. There was always a smiling crew member at hand. ... Read more
Fatboyx2
Member Since 2017
1 review
Excursions everyday were very informative and historical. Many stops included multiple excursions which was nice. There was very good entertainment in the evenings and historical discussions during afternoons The crew was very pleasant ... Read more
junedosik
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
A close friend and I wanted to enjoy a relaxing week together, and this cruise turned out to be the perfect choice. From the moment we stepped aboard we were greeted by a sea of smiling faces. We followed the luggage to our cabin and ... Read more
joemdempsey
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
My wife and I selected this cruise simply to relax in pleasant weather exploring a new part of Florida for us. We arrived the day before the start of our cruise with an overnight stay at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront allowing ... Read more
aferrari
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because I was impressed with my previous cruise with American Cruise Lines from New Orleans to Memphis on the Mississippi in June 2016, and I wanted to travel in this part of Florida. Most of the good things from the ... Read more
Nancy Bowling
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
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 ( he used it twice) the ... Read more
bijoux123
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
have been cruising the mississippi with american queen steamboat company and had a great time , I figured that American cruiseline would be as nice with same type of food and a beautiful ship as well. The food was like cafeteria ... Read more
mhanson
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise to view the fall foliage and to tour the historic sites along the Hudson River Valley. We were not disappointed on either counts. I'm glad we packed heavy raincoats for this time of the year, as the weather was always ... Read more
Inahuri
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
2 helpful votes
There is so much history on our rivers and you can only see such beauty when cruising. American Cruise Lines is a wonderful company to cruise these rivers with. The Staff is friendly and knowledgeable. Rooms are comfortable and clean. ... Read more
galbak1
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
American Star, Fall Foliage tour. Unfortunately, the leaves were not turning so everything was green. My wife and I accompanied her parents for their anniversary. My wife was one of the youngest at 57; the average age is 80+, not a ... Read more
regtir
Member Since 2016
3 reviews
1 forum post
8 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because of the unique itinerary, stopping at Block Island, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, etc. Embarkation and disembarkation went very smoothly. We are very experienced cruisers. That being said, In a nutshell, for ... Read more
PaigeP Michigan
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Cruised from Providence, RI (actually ended up leaving from Fall River, MA due to a port change). Traveled with my father, who is 78 and in good health. I'm 51. I was the second youngest person on the cruise. There were no children on this ... Read more
normaruth
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
New Destinations,New Bedford, Nantucket Island, Block Island, Bristol. The narrated bus tour was fantastic. Good accommodations- The housekeeping staff were top notch. Outstanding foods- The cocktails hours brought socializing and ... Read more
stitzstitz
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
New England Islands cruise out of Providence RI. Excellent trip. This was the Lobster cruise. Lobster and sea food selection at every meal, with whole lobster at one dinner and again at the cookout lunch held on shore. Other choices ... Read more
wedidit2
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
This was my 1st cruise and definitely a wonderful experience touring the New England Islands with my sister and mother. The small ship was a big plus. The cabins were clean and comfortable. The menu choices, food, and service were ... Read more
DJRoman
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
While searching for a vacation destination, We have certain criteria. We wanted to be able to drive to the ship. Since it was our first cruise, we wanted a 6-night excursion. The cruise of the New England islands fit the bill. From the ... Read more
Meadon
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We wanted to check out this Cruise Line from a close enough place that there was no long drive or a flight, before we booked a cruise from this company where we had to add airfare to the cost. We had done two National Geographic/Lindbladt ... Read more
Osage Sheri
Member Since 2015
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed July 2015
The Lobster Cruise was our first ACL Cruise. Overall the cruise was an outstanding experience. It was a very laid back cruise, which is exactly what we were looking for. The crew was very young and worked very hard, part of the time ... Read more
djmunro
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
6 helpful votes
The New England Islands cruise aboard the American Star was our second trip with American Cruise Lines. Just like the first cruise, this was such a wonderful experience and I highly recommend it to all. From the moment we got to the ... Read more

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