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American Queen of the Mississippi Cruise Reviews

American Cruise Lines
Queen of the Mississippi
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Traveler rating

Excellent

88

Very Good

13

Average

10

Poor

2

Terrible

14

Cruise type

128 American Queen of the Mississippi Cruise Reviews


JC Cruise avatar

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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Meadon

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Mississippi River cruise

Cruise began in New Orleans (on my bucket list) and we went on a Wednesday and our cruise didn’t begin until Saturday, so we had time to see NOLA or a couple of days. The French Quarter was having a music festival ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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lolawpb

3 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Not what we expected....

I almost didn't write this review as I feel that we were not the demographic that this cruise caters to and comparing it to our other cruises might be unfair. However, if we had known a few things upfront, we could ...
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Sail Date March 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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leolagrange

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Smaller ship cruising with not much to do while onboard

4 night cruise from New Orleans, enjoyed the ports very much, though not a lot of a variety of things to do at each one, to be expected on this itinerary. Visited a few very nice plantation houses, plus Baton Rouge. ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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callmecruiser

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great Mississippi River Cruise

Great Cruise with top notch food, entertainment and service. In addition, very enjoyable and informative cruise tours at the ports. This cruise is focused on older adults as not much that would interest children. ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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jkresta

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Lies, Deception, Theft and Fraud

On July 7th this year, my wife and I boarded the American Cruise Line Queen of the Mississippi for what we thought was going to be a wonderful and relaxing Ohio River cruise experience as promise by the information ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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CruiseCrazy17

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Unique Adventure

We had a wonderful “small ship” experience on the American Cruiselines Queen of the Mississippi. The food was fabulous and the crew was top-notch. The ship was only a couple of years old, so rooms were ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Mariettamcl

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Living like Mark Twain on the Mississippi

We wanted to live like Mark Twain and watch the world go by while cruising the Mississippi. Our experience was exactly what we wanted! We spent most of our days out on our balcony, eating breakfast, reading and ...
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Sail Date August 2018


SheHistory avatar

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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Brataf

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Will Go Again!

We went from Memphis to New Orleans on the Mississippi River. WOW! We were very impressed with the ship and the service. They cater to your needs and with the ship only holding 150 passengers, they can REALLY cater ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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dbjennings

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Cruise ship comfort, small ship cruising on the Mississippi

I am an experienced cruiser who knows the coasts and many international destinations, but never have been on or around the Mighty Mississippi. This cruise offered a comfortable ship with an interesting itinerary. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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lynnmarv1

7 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

Lower Mississippi in Early Spring

This was our 11th cruise with American Cruise Lines so we are clearly fans of the concept and experience. You have to understand what you are buying into - same price as Silversea, etc. but a totally different ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Diane from Quebec

1 Review Written

Absolutely fantastic

Had always dreamed of going to New Orleans and visiting the South. This cruise seemed to include most places we wanted to see and we were not disappointed. It exceeded our expectations with the ports of call and ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Gardening Granna

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Friendly crew, excellent experience.

We had been on ACL America and LOVED the experience. Then we tried their competitor which was really awful. We returned to ACL and enjoyed such a lovely time, we booked another cruise while on board. The staff is ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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RetiredBeanCounter

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Small Ship Cruising

As retirees, this is our seventh cruise with American Cruise Lines. Small ships are the way to cruise! With less than 200 passengers, getting on and off the ship is easy and quick (no standing in a line). The ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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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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mftapscott

2 Reviews Written

Relaxing cruise through America's heartland

We've always wanted to cruise the full length of the Ohio River and this cruise was a wonderful opportunity to do so. The ship is small enough to get to know passengers and very comfortable. Built specifically for ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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finegael

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Everything was perfect

Everything was perfect from start to finish. All activities started when they were supposed to. Meal options were varied and very delicious. Staff went above and beyond to ensure satisfaction. Everyone had a ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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asgr84

1 Review Written

Best trip ever!

I was travelling with a travel group out of Hewitt, TX My friend and I travel quite a bit and are always looking for something different. When this opportunity became available we were very excited. We have been ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Paljo5674

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Trip

This is an excellent trip for a Civil War buff as well as anyone interested in small town south. People and crew were lovely and the crew was most accommodating. Vista St. Louis, Paducah, KY. Clarksville, Nashville ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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lawhitacre

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Mississippi River Cruise from St. Louis, MO to St. Paul, MN

Traveled with 86 year old Mother in law, Sister in law, her husband and my husband. Fantastic cruise! So relaxing and comfortable. You want for nothing on this ship! Beautifully appointed Staterooms and each room ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Jeff Kepley

1 Review Written

GREAT, GREAT vacation

I truly enjoyed my week on the Mississippi River. I learned a lot, enjoyed all the tours and loved the small boat where all passengers ate at one time in one dining room. The staff was truly enjoyable as they ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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smartimarti

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Ohio River

We have not done cruised this river before. It is not offered that often and we just wanted to see some of the cities and sites on the itinerary. We had a hotel included for the night before we boarded the ship, ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Travel our World

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Queen of Mississippi American Cruise Lines trip New Orleans

My 89 year old mother, my sister and brother and i took a wonderful trip on the American Cruise Lines's Queen of the Mississippi. The ship's staff services were impeccable and could not have been more attentive. ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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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