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Pacific Coastal River Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Pacific Coastal
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

32

Very Good

6

Average

7

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

965

Romantic Cruises

898

Family Cruises

895

Cruises for the Disabled

887

River Cruises

45

45 Pacific Coastal River Cruises Cruise Reviews


robmc411 avatar

robmc411

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great small ship experience

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Have done plenty of cruises and cruise lines over the years, but always out of the country. We loved the smaller ship, personalized service, and ports that could not be accessed with the larger ships. The food ...
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Sail Date May 2018


DABJB avatar

DABJB

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

You can't beat small ship cruising

We had outstanding night time entertainment. We toured several 1800s port cities in the San Juan Islands including an underground tour of Port Angeles where the the level of the terrain had been raise about 10 feet ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Nevada Travelers

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Puget Sound Fall Foliage Tour Awesome

We signed up for the American Cruise lines tour and stayed at their hotel pick, the Crowne Plaza, in downtown Seattle. Very nice hotel. Probably above our pay grade any other time. They let us unload our bags and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Textraveller

1 Review Written

Puget Sound

We chose this cruise hoping to find a method of travel and cruise line that would work okay for person of limited mobility. Sadly, we felt that this trip was overpriced, and that we were misled by sales people. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Cowgirl10

5 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

American Cruises "Do It Right".

American Cruise Line is our favorite line. I love the smaller number of passengers. The ships are lovely. Service is superior. Food is delectable, and we enjoyed the 1/2 portions! The cocktail hour is a big fun ...
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Sail Date September 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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Rlot

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

More than we bargained for

The size of the ship was a selling point. It wasn't large. We were able to disembark smoothly at various ports and explore them. Ships' crew was the best!. Very helpful and fantastic at what they did. We felt ...
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Sail Date June 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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nancyperret

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cruising the San Juan Islands

We've traveled on American Cruise Lines twice before and enjoyed the service and itineraries and have always wanted to see this part of the US. We have a preference for seeing our own great country - and have been ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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PamelaWittwer

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing journey

We saw your advertisement on TV and decided to investigate. What a great choice we made, the journey on the Columbia River and the Snake River was glorious even though we are "local". Saw things that we had never ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Cheryltd

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise but....

We wanted a river boat cruise experience as we are familiar with the big boat cruises. It was delightful. Fewer people & we were able to meet more of them. The ship is the oldest in the American Cruise lines fleet. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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ponegalek

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable cruise

This is our second cruise with ACL. Enjoy the smaller ship size; able to interact with staff and other passengers. Excursions were very good; however the Lavender farm would have been better if the lavender was in ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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goldwinder

1 Review Written

First time cruising on a smaller ship

My husband and I have always wanted to go into British Columbia to see the beautiful Butchart Gardens in Victoria. This was a perfect way to do it. From the time that we arrived at the ship until we got off the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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parkplace956

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

enjoyable trip

Wanted to see the Columbia and Snake rivers. While this boat was an older one and cabins were a bit small, the overall trip was excellent throughout the cruise, from top to bottom, from the captain to the daily ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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miltman

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

R&R No phone No camera No computer

My wife chose this as our first cruise. I follow the History of the American West and my interest was peaked. God made all the reservations and everything as this was her first vacation planning adventure. We ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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mspatty11

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Causal

We wanted to experience an history filled adventure. The Captain and crew were just excellent. Very thoughtful, kind and interesting. We had excellent weather for 6 of the seven days too! We had no idea the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Suzreads

1 Review Written

Great trip

We were planning to visit our daughter and son-in-law in Seattle this spring, and we chose this cruise so that we could do both. From the embarkation on, everything went beautifully. We enjoyed the ports, the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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hummy246

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The American Cruise Line Experience

This was our ninth cruise with ACL. After our first cruise, Great Rivers of Florida, we were hooked. ACL delivers an experience in travel that my husband and I both enjoy. The ship is small, thus allowing the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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BailGrac2

6 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

A pleasurable cruise

This was our second cruise with American Cruise Lines. Our first was on the Columbia and Snake rivers. This one, like the first one, did not disappoint. The ship, while small, was quite comfortable and our cabin was ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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jellybean1850

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful experience in Pacific North west

We decided to start seeing the US more. This trip had Todd Weber as a lecturer. He brought Lewis and Clark to life, by his talks, his wardrobe and visual aids. The ship was great as well. The staff could not ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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osufans

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Highly Recommend American Cruise Lines Puget Sound and San Juan Islands Cruise

We had been wanting to visit Butchart Gardens and found this to be an opportunity to visit the Gardens and take a small ship cruise at the same time. It was all we had hoped for. Small ship cruising is wonderful ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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mewandd

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Definitely Royal Treatment on the American Empress

Can not overstate how wonderfully friendly, efficient and caring every crew member aboard the Empress was during our voyage! It is obvious that they are like family and made every passenger feel welcome, and ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Chris555

8 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Marine Life SPECTACULAR in Sea of Cortez!

This is our second cruise with Un-Cruise. The last one, on Safari Quest, was five stars in every category. This was not a repeat adventure. Yes, the marine life was spectacular. Snorkeling with baby sea lions, ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Glaciers

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Fantastic!

This was our second trip with UnCruise so our expectations were very high as we had a wonderful cruise the first time. Every aspect of the Yachter’s Paradise cruise was exceptional. We were picked up at the ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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wvanderwal

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Puget Sound

That was my FIRST cruise with American Cruise Lines. Loved every minute of it, to the extent that I have become a "regular" cruiser with them. As a matter of fact, I will repeat this cruise this September, and that ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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