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New Orleans to the USA Cruise Reviews

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New Orleans

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97 New Orleans to the USA Cruise Reviews


Traveler711 avatar

Traveler711

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Experience on the American Queen

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We sailed on the American Queen from New Orleans to Memphis in March of 2019. Due to mother nature the river was too high on the river when we sailed. The American Queen had to make a few adjustments from our ...
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Sail Date March 2019


sleigh11 avatar

sleigh11

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

American Duchess Mar. 9th,2020

We recently cruised on the American Duchess during the March 9th sailing. The schedule had multiple changes from the ports we were originally scheduled to visit. Though we were disappointed about the changes, the ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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FrenchNewOrleans

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Big Disappointment

My wife and I did the three week Complete Mississippi cruise with American Cruise Line on August 3, 2019 and we were greatly disappointed. We spent two nights at the Intercontinental Hotel in New Orleans prior to ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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tarzanterri

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Great river cruise - don't worry about negative reviews

This was our second river cruise - the first was a few years ago down the Danube in August. The American Queen is a very special ship,not only because of the beautiful furnishings, collectibles and artwork which is ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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cesaltz

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

A Cruise on a Five Star Ship that turned out to be a Cruise on a 3 Star Ship

We (my wife, myself, my daughter and her spouse) had always wanted to try a US Cruise Ship on the Mississippi River, We started at New Orleans and traveled to Menmphis, the hotel the ship chose was a part of the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


joek avatar

joek

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Exceeded My Expectations

Entire boat was reserved for Road Scholar members for this cruise. Instead of the standard one day stay in New Orleans with tours, Road Scholar had two before boarding. The food and service was outstanding, ...
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Sail Date April 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


Susie Ohio avatar

Susie Ohio

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Lower Mississippi

I was invited to join friends on this cruise. New Orleans is a great place to visit pre-cruise. Our hotel was within walking distance of many attractions. Cabin was small but compact, clean and orderly. The ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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CruiseBoy14

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Experience

I took this cruise in February of 2018. I am under 40 and from Australia. Overall, I really enjoyed many aspects of this cruise. However, I feel, for the amount of money spent, AQSC really needs to up its game in ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Former Non-cruiser

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Very enjoyable with one unfortunate flaw

After having taken three ocean cruises, the cruise aboard the American Queen was a very nice change. We enjoyed the more personal service that is possible with a maximum capacity of 430 passengers. We appreciated ...
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Sail Date December 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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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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BuffaloTrvlr

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great River Cruise

Everything about this cruise was first class from the embarkation to the disembarkation. The Cabins are spacious for river ships and the staff is well trained and friendly. The daily cocktail hour (with premium ...
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Sail Date June 2018


lucky99 avatar

lucky99

2 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Very nice cruise

For years I have wanted to do a small ship cruise in the USA. We embarked in New Orleans and disembarked in Memphis. The ship is small 185 passengers but this allows people to get to know each other. The cabins ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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travelbutterfly

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Time aboard Paddlewheeler - Excellent

I have always wanted to travel up the River in a paddlewheeler, and my DH and I decided to take a trip up the Mississippi River, for an 8 day cruise. We selected the "Round Trip" from New Orleans, and went up as far ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Gardening Granna

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

We enjoyed a fabulous on this line's competitor ACL and decided to try this company on same route. We were sorely disappointed from first boarding! Other line allowed our son to aid mobility limited father to get ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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DeepFreeze63

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Terriffic River Cruise

Terrific cruise of “COMPLETE MISSISSIPPI” – August 4th thru 26th From New Orleans to Saint Paul MN (8 states in 22 days; 21 nights) on the paddle wheeler (fake) “America” operated by American Cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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ian sanderson

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

CELEBRATION OF GOLDEN WEDDING ANNIVERSAY

Timing and route. couldn't fault the staff and ship. Everything worked. Superb hard working crew and cruise director. Food as good as it gets and we have done 60+ such cruises since retiring 20 years ago . We ...
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Sail Date August 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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Tkelley42

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Lots of attention to the smallest details. Ship crew well trained and helpful

Never on a cruise. Selected 4 day to "try out" a cruise. We enjoyed it throughly. The ship new, well appointed and easily accessed by elevators and stairs. Enjoyable sun decks on levels 4 and 5. Open seating dining ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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debcrosman

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Lower Mississippi River Cruise

I have wanted to cruise the Mississippi River for several years and I liked the American Cruise Lines information I read. We left from New Orleans, after staying and touring one night in the great city, and ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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rdsjohnny

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Splendid Birthday Trip

I always wanted to visit the birthplace of Rock 'n Roll, Memphis, and this seemed the ideal way to get there from another of our favourite spots, New Orleans. From the time we checked out of our pre cruise hotel ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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pegi

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Time and will not be the last.

We don't like big ships and researched river boat cruises leaving from New Orleans and chose this cruise line as we had heard good reports from precious passengers.We were pleased with our owners suite, the dining ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Rglad

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Relaxation

I have been on many cruises and even a European river cruise and this one is unlike anything I have ever done. It was the most relaxing vacation I have ever taken. The music and food were outstanding. The ...
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Sail Date March 2017


Ray in NH avatar

Ray in NH

7 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Civil War Rememberance Cruise -- R/T New Orleans

After over 100 ocean cruises (and two European River Cruises), we wanted to see more of the United States, via our preferred mode of travel (cruising). We originally booked with a different river cruise company, ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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