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American Queen of the Mississippi Cruise Reviews

American Cruise Lines
Queen of the Mississippi
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

88

Very Good

13

Average

10

Poor

2

Terrible

14

Cruise type

88 American Queen of the Mississippi Cruise Reviews


DAKCNJ avatar

DAKCNJ

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Rolling on the river

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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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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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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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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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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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sheribullock

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Outstanding Civil War Themed Cruise

We wanted to try a river cruise within the US and upon discovering the Civil War themed cruise on the Mississippi, hoped this would be informative and fun. It was even better than we had hoped. Only about 140 ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Lep77

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent

Because it did the Mississippi. I enjoy visiting historic site. The battlefield and plantation were so fun and interesting.Everyone was very helpful and pleasant. The room were always clean and the service was ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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DSkorburg

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Unforgettable adventure!

I had always been intrigued with ACL because of the "small cruise sailing" reputation. I was very pleased with the size of the clientele and crew, (143 guests on this particular boat). This enabled one to actually ...
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Sail Date April 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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sungoddess

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A relaxing cruise down the Mississippi

I just returned from a wonderful cruise onboard ACL's Queen of the Mississippi. We sailed from New Orleans to Memphis and were blessed with outstanding weather for 6 of the 7 days. I was travelling with my dad ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Beth Pettigrew

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Looking for fun, adventure, rest, and great food? This cruise is for you.

We chose to drive to New Orleans and stay one pre-cruise night at the Omni. The next morning, we drove to the dock and parked in the cruise parking deck. You should know that parking is not free, nor is it cheep. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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sajgold

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Interesting and well run

Our original booking on the French American boat was cancelled at last minute and we were able to switch to this boat. I think we were lucky as once we were with the American Cruise Company everything was handled ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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cwth3

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The perfect way to see the Mississippi River

The cruise on the lower half of the Mississippi River was a thoroughly enjoyable week. I wanted to observe traffic on the river, as well as check out what development is or isn’t (or once was) on the banks of the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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suzyqj

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic time on the Mississippi

This was our first cruise with American Cruise Line, but it will not be our last. Everyone on the cruise was so friendly, guests and crew, that you felt like being on a family reunion for the week. The Queen of ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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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