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American Queen of the West Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

American Cruise Lines
Queen of the West
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Very Good

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Poor

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15 American Queen of the West Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


Bigbird87 avatar

Bigbird87

1 Review Written

Scenic Cruise of Two Rivers

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We chose this cruise because it offered an opportunity to see parts of the US that we had not visited. We specifically chose this itinerary because it gave us a chance to reunite with old friends in our embarkation ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Angiefischer1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise Not so Great Ship

We took my 86 year old mother so we were looking for something she could enjoy with amenities for the disabled. We were told this ship could accommodate the disabled to include most excursions. They boasted the ship ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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TravelAgent31

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

ACL Queen of the West on Columbia River

This was the last cruise of the season, Portland R/T, with only the western half of the Columbia River. The weather was OK, often cloudy & rainy, some sun, but to be expected in mid-October in Oregon. The ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Mr. Top 40

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Hells Canyon side tour was excellent

Set this up so that we could visit Idaho for the total eclipse two days after the cruise docked. Informative history lectures about Lewis and Clark and the area were great. Meals could have offered a little more ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Mcharb

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cabin was small & disappointing

We selected theLewis & Clark itinerary. Overall we were pleased but size & lack of decor in cabin was disappointing. Very small single closet for 2 people. No place to store suitcases Only 3 drawers. Balcony is ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Nancy Wider

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

It was delightful and the weather was great. The crew were outstanding.

I have always wanted to travel the Columbia River, so, my husband and I brought along two other couples to enjoy our trip. It was a great trip the river was beautiful, the weather cooperated and we had sunshine ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Bfson

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Love the Cruise Line-Dislike this Ship

We had a great time but would never sail on this ship again. The staff was super, friendly accessible and hospitable. The food was very good. There was an open bar from 5:30 to 6:#0 every night with great ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Richard Banks avatar

Richard Banks

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise Experience

My wife and I took this cruise because we were interested in the Lewis and Clark expedition and this cruise followed their path on the Snake and Columbia rivers. This was our first trip to the Pacific Northwest (we ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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beverlyhiller

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

The Columbia River Gorge is absolutely breathtaking!

I chose this cruise because I went with a group of 20 people. The Columbia River Gorge is beaufiful and in a part of the country not visited by my husband and me before. Other members of the group has previously ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Sharon Strain

1 Review Written

Beautiful Scenery

I went on this cruise with my sister who is from FL. I am from Portland, OR so it was close to home for me to board the ship. While I was close to home, I had never been on the Columbia/Snake River. The scenery ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Lauretteellis@aol.com

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

Much better than critics stated

This cruise was a pleasant surprise. The critics, we felt, were harsh and not very fair. Yes the rooms were small and it was pricey but there were many positives which outweighed the negatives. The food was ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Hydrokitty

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Trip was great.....dining room needs training

DH and I had looked forward to the "Lewis & Clark" cruise on the Columbia and Snake Rivers for a long time. The ship was clean and comfortable; the ports were fantastic, although for what they charged they could ...
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Sail Date August 2013


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diplomats

7 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

A Week on the Columbia and Snake Rivers

First a disclaimer, we are devoted to the Delta Queen and compare any river cruise to our wonderful experiences sailing on her. The Queen of the West resembles a paddlewheel steamer but it's an illusion. She is ...
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Sail Date April 2012


jama27 avatar

jama27

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Columbia Snake River Cruise

This is our 3rd small ship cruise with American Cruise Lines in the last 4 years. We enjoy the cultural, educational aspect of these cruises and the small ship ambiance. The average age of their passengers range ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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cruise**77

6 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable Coumbia river Cruise

This cruise was generally quite enjoyable. We embarked in Portland, Oregon, then cruised downriver to Astoria Oregon. did a tour of Astoria and a second one of the Oregon Coast. We then proceeded upriver, and did ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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