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American Memphis Cruise Reviews

American Cruise Lines
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Memphis

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23 American Memphis Cruise Reviews


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Gardening Granna

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Friendly crew, excellent experience, beautiful boat!

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We love American Cruise Lines and delighted to sail on newest boat Harmony. Absolutely fabulous boat, superior crew and service. Our fourth trip on this line and we signed up for another ACL destination in 2020. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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CdMAgFox

24 Reviews Written

85 Helpful Votes

Lower Mississippi River Cruise 2019

~~~April 25th – May 4th, 2019~~~ Yesterday’s flights from Orange County Airport, first to DFW and then on to Memphis, were surprisingly pleasant with little turbulence. Evidently, the flight to DFW was a day ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Hawaiian Mongoose

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Yet Expensive!

We chose this cruise because it was an opportunity to cruise the entire Mississippi River. That did not happen. The river levels were high all summer long, and we understand that itinerary changes caused by weather ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Money Penny 1

2 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Would never do again

This cruise had been on our bucket list for the last couple of years. My husband and I with another couple had done European river cruises and thought that this would be similar. No way can ACL be compared with ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Ppilot

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Stateroom 513 is noticeably smaller than others

One might assume that paying for the most expensive class cabin AAM Private Balcony (except for the “owners cabins”) would get you at least the largest cabins. . Not so on the boat America. Room 513 is ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Gringo Dave

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

America Exceeded Expectations

This was my wife’s first cruise so I booked the owner’s suite. Truth be told while it provided a larger cabin and a few more perks, just about every cabin on this boat has a veranda, a great hotel room ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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BradyWanderer

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Very underwhelmed - Maybe our expectations were too high

We were very disappointed during this trip. Maybe we set our expectations too high but considering the cost of the cruise ($11,000 for 7 days), this trip lacked features and quality found in cruises costing much ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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jmchat

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

We met new friends who will ALWAYS be our friends

We were celebrating our 20th anniversary and wanted to try a river cruise. Honestly, when we first saw the age of the passengers we were a little uncertain because we are in our early 50's and they were 75+. But ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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dlangthorn

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Mississippi in Style

This cruise line leaves no stone unturned and definitely a 5 star operation. Except for 3 optional excursions, everything is included, gratuities, all beverages (including alcoholic), cooked to order meals using ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Geri B.

1 Review Written

Some of the best cuisine ever

My dad chose this cruise for our family. He has traveled extensively and taking a river cruise on the Mississippi has been something he has wanted to do. He made it possible for the 14 family members to go on this ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Cucamonga Fred

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A very comfortable cruise down the lower Mississippi.

It was a great opportunity to experience the Mighty Mississippi and tour antebellum plantations and Civil War history. The America is a very comfortable boat (on the river, it's a boat!). The staterooms are generous ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Mary McLemore

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very relaxed way to see America

We wanted to see America in a pleasant, relaxed atmosphere. We wanted no long flight. We wanted good food, good company (The passengers were interesting, active, and well educated.), and interesting sights. (The ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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slhanson

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Riverlorian

Booked while on another American Cruise. The history of the river (excellent Riverlorian on board) and it's importance in the civil war and commerce and western expansion was so interesting. Most shore excursions ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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jlherman

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Lower Mississippi River

We liked our first river cruise so much that we reserved another tour for next year while we were still on board. The food was excellent, with several delicious options each meal. Portions were sized nicely and the ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Ct. Yankee

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Terrific Time

We did not want to leave the country.. Everything was great. Attention to details was superb The crew was very attentive and service oriented. The food was wonderful with plenty of good choices. Special ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Maggiefritz

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Delightful sail on the Mississippi River

Choose this as it was in US. Really liked the all inclusive feature of hotel the night before the cruise, tips and most shore excursions. The onboard lectures were informative of the Civil War, and the river. ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Pamela Vollert

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overall cruise experience highlighting crew and ship

This was our third American Cruise in less than 2 years. This spring we cruised Puget Sound, and the year before the Florida Rivers. The only disappointment this time was the lack of sound proofing between our ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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deebs213

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

We had the time of our lives!

This cruise traveled on the Mississippi River from Memphis to New Orleans. It's journey took of to ports that allowed you the opportunity to relive and experience events and lifestyles during the period of the ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Arnie6811

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruising the Mississippi from Memphis to New Orleans

Great cruise. Wonderful ship, crew, onboard lectures, excursions, cabin and food. Wi Fi could use some improvement. We have done several river cruises in Europe and this was our first US River Cruise. We plan to ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Gardener222

13 Reviews Written

70 Helpful Votes

America: Great Ship and Crew

We were the 3rd group to be on America. She is a beautiful ship and the decor reminds me of an upscale country home. From the moment we walked down the gang plank to go on board and recognized Kevin our cruise ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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pmakofka

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

great trip!

for the experience of a river cruise we chose this one. The length seemed right and we wanted to see the south. Being able to do a pre & post stay was also why we selected this cruise. We have done about 10 ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Cruisngbuddy

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cruising with new friends

If you want to be around other people and develop new friendships this is the cruise line for you. We also loved the fantastic service given from the crew from very friendly crew members that are recruited from ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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nilesjunctionjim

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruising the lower Mississippi

Always wanted to travel the Mississippi River by riverboat. It was a relaxing and very informative cruise. Especially liked the shore excursions to the Civil War battlefields. The boarding process was the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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