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River City Star Riverboat

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River City Star Riverboat
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“missouri river”(10 reviews)
The River City Star Riverboat has a reputation for offering guest's a truly unique, fun and memorable experience! Enjoy the beauty and serenity of the Missouri River on this 1940's era Paddlewheel style Riverboat. Featuring a fully enclosed lower...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
151 Freedom Park Rd, Omaha, NE 68102-4227
+1 402-342-7827
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the check in w/ the friendly Sailor woman, to the looney captain-was a fricken blast!! The DJ was great and the awesome bartender, would so do it again.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed October 1, 2018

In fairness we were on this boat on a cold rainy day. Having said that, it was an OK way to see Omaha from the water. the boat was nothing fancy. The amenities were fine. (The toilet in the bathroom did not flush). The price...More

Thank jimv289
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Its just fun to be on a boat! Kids loved it. Good atmosphere. Staff was friendly. Consessions and restrooms on board.

Thank Brandon L
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 33 individuals and we shared the big boat with probably a group 15 to 20 more. It was a beautiful night on the river and the parking lot was nice, clean and paved. Close to downtown Omaha which also was...More

Thank McFerrid
Reviewed September 10, 2018

My husband and I recently took advantage of the one hour sightseeing Cruise. We had unbelievably fabulous weather and chose to sit at at a table at the rear of the ship. We had perfect scenery, sun e posture and enjoyed it very much; however,...More

Thank brendannebraska
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Three of us, all mature adults took the cruise on Friday, Sept 7th. We had a great time. The crew was very friendly and helpful. The entertainment on the top deck was top notch. They provided a LARGE and very tasty buffet meal which included...More

Thank hillcity1
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We had 7 people attending and had a great time. It was interesting tour but the speaker system was not the best and could be improved upon. Aside from the speakers, it was a fun time. Thanks so much! We went on Labor Day and...More

Thank Valerie S
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I was really looking forward to this and had high hopes because of the great reviews. We were on the 12:00pm 1hour river cruise which was not crowded. The Captain struggled reading through the safety rules and one of the guests had to tell him...More

Thank PatrickM2890
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

My out of town family flew in for a surprise birthday celebration this was 1 of the events they wanted to do. Tho it was raining the top is covered. The narrator gave a entertaining story of the river we all enjoyed and learned about...More

Thank Louetta S
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Our experience started off badly. We were told to be there at least a half an hour early and that loading would start at 8 PM. We got there at 7:30 PM and exchanged our online tickets for the actual ticket and were told at...More

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Rebecca C
April 26, 2017|
Response from Tami B | Property representative |
Hi Rebecca, I think the food is amazing, but I also work here at the River City Star so you might think I am partial. We have great reviews on the Mother's Day Cruise every year and I usually take my own family on it if... More