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Reviewed July 23, 2018

We took the American Queen from Memphis to Louisville. The stateroom and bathroom were larger than most other cruise lines we've experienced, but the food was mediocre, and the service was definitely not up to snuff. Some examples: (1) Promised free wifi was almost nonexistent,...More

1  Thank LibraryLiz
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We have taken a number of river trips. I started on the Delta Queen as a kid and we since moved on the doing southern France as a great introduction to modern river travel and then did a lot of other European trips of all...More

2  Thank smokeater55
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We just finished cruising the Mississippi on the American Queen Riverboat. What a wonderful trip we had. The food was excellent and they have great selections. If you have special dietary needs they go out of the way to prepare them for you.The service is...More

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This Cruise is a Dr Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde Trip.The trips on the way down from Memphis to New Orleans were great,well organized and the guides exceptionally knowledgeable. The Cabins and Housekeeping staff are generally polite and helpful. However the Dining service and food quality...More

1  Thank tomsBeds
Reviewed June 1, 2018

We've done many cruises, but this was our first in the US on the Mississippi. The American Queen was fabulous. Better than we expected. Our group of 8 were split between inside rooms and rooms with a window - didn't matter - they were both...More

Thank kspearSalem_OR
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Looking for something different to do at the holidays, we chose the American Queen New Year's cruise. We boarded the day after Christmas and embarked the day after New Years. We chose a luxury suite on the Texas deck. While the suite was right over...More

1  Thank EFinn1
Reviewed May 23, 2018

A fabulous experience on this grand boat. We started in New Orleans and sailed up river to Memphis. There is nothing not to like just varying degrees of splendour. The shows, the food, the service, the boat, the hop on and hop off bus. Everything...More

Thank TravelhappyEngland
Reviewed April 24, 2018

8 of us traveled from Memphis to New Orleans on the lovely American Queen. It was the adventure of a lifetime and we had a blast. We were seated together for dinner each night. The food and staff were amazing ! We all had great...More

1  Thank duffduff2018
Reviewed April 22, 2018

First, negatives out of the way. There was a miss communication with the person we dealt with from the American Queen which wound up cost us a substantial amount of extra air fair. We were given a $50.00 credit which didn't cover a tenth of...More

4  Thank HonestEvaluatorGal
Reviewed April 8, 2018

How deep is the Mississippi? How wide? It all depends on when and where you are on this ever-changing, nearly mythic waterway, according to the expert "Riverlorian" on our American Duchess paddle-wheeler cruising from New Orleans to Memphis. And the same must be said about...More

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AndersonB
August 6, 2018|
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Response from tomsBeds | Reviewed this property |
No movement at all but if you have cruised in Europe you will be disappointed with the service and food standards on the American Queen groups " Duchess" boat.
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LORRAINE C
July 23, 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no. But call the city's traveler/visitor information office. Very helpful.
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triton650r
March 2, 2018|
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Cost depends on time of travel and of room. Queen Steamboat Company brochure listed our April 2018 cruise from New Orleans to Memphis as $6,000 for a small inside room and $10,000 for a larger one with veranda.
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