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USA Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
USA
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

42

Very Good

22

Average

11

Poor

6

Terrible

8

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

197

River Cruises

177

Family Cruises

90

Romantic Cruises

45

Cruises for the Disabled

41

90 USA Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Kat6488

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Scenery, amazing Food and fabulous crew

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Just returned from a 4 day cruise. The second we stepped on the boat I was instantly relaxed. This was my first cruise on the boat and had heard such amazing things about the boat and the crew. Every crew member ...
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Sail Date October 2020


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Traveler711

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Experience on the American Queen

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


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Justbeginners

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Almost Perfect!

We had been recommended the American Queen by a close friend, who is quite choosy so we felt confident all would be prefect! Not quite! Disappointed with quality of some of entertainment. Particularly the ...
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Sail Date April 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


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michaeji

1 Review Written

Wonderful trip

This was a wonderful trip. Captain Garth and his crew were excellent and fun to be with. They really made the trip great. The Lewis R French is a great boat and was fun to sail on. We would do it again. The perfect ...
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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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grznuts

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

great thanksgiving week cruise

lots of fun on this cruise! although the ports don't look like there is much there, if you take time to explore they are very interesting! service is fine-not exceptional, but adequate. Ship is not luxurious, but ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Lupi2

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointed with the Magical Michigan Cruise

Chose this cruise for the ports we were stopping at. Knew ahead of time that the ship was old and rooms would be small, but older and smaller than expected. Limited water usage made washing hands/shower difficult. ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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pop pop 1

1 Review Written

EXCITING INAUGURAL VOYAGE

Our inaugural cruise on the American Constellation was a real standout experience , which is why we have continued to book repeatedly with American Cruise Lines. Smaller cruises afford a better opportunity to ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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meysad

1 Review Written

This is terrible service all over the ship...there is none

We chose this cruise because we wanted to spend time with our children and their spouses. We all work very hard and live in the same city but thought it was time to spend liesure time together. This cruise was a ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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evandewater23

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Fantastic way to celebrate our parent's 50th wedding anniversary

We traveled in a party of 10: 4 boys aged 5-12, parents in their 70s (one w/ memory issues), and two couples in their 40s. We loved the service, delicous food, live music, custom drinks & friendly manner of all the ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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pppgringa

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Sign me up for the American Constellation—to be launched in June 2017

Where to begin??? This was trip number thirteen (yes, 13) for me on American Cruise Lines, so to say I am a charter member of their fan club would be an understatement!! Since I've taken every East Coast itinerary: ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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nobuns9

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Mattews took us to Key West

We were suppose to go to the Bahamas but because of Mattews we had to go to Key West which was great. The Captain keep us away from the storm .I don't think we even had rain . This ship is old but still looks ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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JMMANSON52

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

Cunard's ineptness

This was a 90th birthday cruise for a long-time Cunard passenger. Embarkation took over two hours(one person fainted) and young children were being held by parents for long periods of time. Dining room service was ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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jsal

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Ohio River cruise on the American Queen steamboat paddlewheel.

Cruised from Cincinnati, OH to Alton, IL. There are various types of cabins to choose from. Our cabin had an outside door an inside door to the hall ( 2 entrances). Nightly entertainment, two dining times for ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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PaulaJP

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise, Horrendous Pre Cruise Hotel!!

This is our second cruise with The American Steamboat Company, the first was on the Amercian Empress, now this one of the American Queen. These are the best cruises I have ever been on as far as food quality, ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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walker777

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Where's the luggage

This was the only cruise line that did a short trip in June. We purchased the extra fast to fun package because I use a walker and we could avoid long lines. Embarkation and debarkation were really with no lines ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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GeneralGrant

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

5 Star Service by the Crew!

From the time that we were greeted on-board at Charleston, to the moment we dropped off our bags at the Jacksonville, we had a 5-star experience! Sure there were bumps in the road along the way, but even those ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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phudgins

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Steamboating in America

6 days into 7 day cruise up the lower mississippi on the American Queen and very relaxed, full and happy. Started in New Orleans and stayed the Hilton Riverside overnight, very nice and easy to transfer to ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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zano321

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great experience on the Pearl Mist

This was the smallest ship I have ever been on, and being in my mid to late thirties I was very skepticle in traveling on this ship, however it was a very enjoyable experience on the Pearl Mist. Cruising on a ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Hendri4

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Puget Sound

Weather was great. Scenery was beautiful. Small towns were nice to walk through. The jet boat excursion and whale watching were two of the favorite extras. Food and accommodations were excellent. Quiet ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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AgouraTraveler

8 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Great For Children

This was just a weekend "cruise to nowhere," but still we got a pretty good idea of what the Wonder is like. Embarkation was not fun: baggage handlers outside the terminal asking for tips; the hot and stuffy ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Clarence Sponge

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

QM2 Return Trip Southampton/New York/Southampton; Observations

Just returned from above trip and a few observations on the Entertainment Cunard Insights Programme - thought that Robert Gates and Chase Untermeyer on the outward leg were excellent but unfortunately the other ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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DQ smile

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous

This was my Fifth cruise on the AMERICAN QUEEN. Due to high water on the Mississippi River we could not board in St. Louis, as planned. But the company contacted my group to let us know of the change in plans. As ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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valleyite09

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

"Rollin' On The River"

Since making our reservations in July 2014 for the Mississippi River Cruise aboard the Queen of the Mississippi our three generation family of six looked forward to May 5, 2015 when we would board the boat in ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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