Cruises on the American Glory
The American Glory offers discerning travelers the most unique and modern style of small ship cruising. Each unique and off-the-beaten path port visited gives guests a glimpse into the cultural heritage that is the fabric of our great nation. The country-club atmosphere onboard allows guests to relax, and enjoy the company of fellow travelers who share their interests in American history and culture. The spacious public lounges and observation decks are frequented by guests who wish to mingle with friends new and old.
American Glory Deck Plan
Cruises on the American Spirit
Originally built for cruising the East Coast, the American Spirit transitioned beautifully to West Coast living. Spending Spring and Fall in the San Juan Islands and Puget Sound, the American Spirit then navigates Alaska’s Inside Passage during the summer months.
Cruises on the American Star
The American Star entered service in June 2007. Similar to the American Spirit, it will offer guests the same unique style of cruising that has become our hallmark. From charming small towns to gracious southern ports, the American Star will bring guests to places of historic interest and magnificent beauty. Onboard, each guest will be able to unwind in the friendly and accommodating atmosphere created by our staff.
Cruises on the Independence
The Independence has become a client favorite since its introduction in 2010. Cruising similar routes as the American Glory and American Star, the ship built just slightly larger than the two, so as to make the balconies and staterooms even more spacious. The Rolls Royce stabilizers will create a calm cruise experience as you venture from the islands of New England to the rivers of Florida.
Cruises on the The Queen of the West
Choose to cruise the Columbia River on the Queen of the West. Her beautiful, classic paddlewheel will power you through the Columbia River Gorge. The Queen is a veteran of the Pacific Northwest, but was renovated in 2011 with upgrades to the staterooms, lounges and galley.
Cruises on the The Queen of the Mississippi
Sister ship to the ‘America‘, the Queen of the Mississippi made its debut in 2015. This new paddlewheeler has recreatee the grandeur of past riverboats while possessing the latest safety, environmental and construction technologies. The ship has the look of a traditional riverboat along with more amenities, a faster speed, and an unmatched level of comfort. Features include six unique lounges, a library, an elegant dining salon, elevator service to all decks, and exceptionally large staterooms.
The Queen of the Mississippi is a historically accurate riverboat carrying only 150 passengers. Designed to navigate America’s inland waterways and rivers, she will dock in the heart of each port, taking you where larger ships could never go. Comfortable lounges and large observation decks are the perfect place for guests to relax and enjoy the company of fellow travelers who share their interest in American heritage. Glass enclosed dining salons provide an amazing, panoramic view to passing scenery. The spacious staterooms feature large opening picture windows and roomy baths; many also have private balconies.
Cruises on the American Pride
In 2016, the American Pride will be cruising the Columbia & Snake Rivers for the first time! The American Pride will be offering one 4-night cruise, roundtrip from Portland, and one 10-night cruise from Clarkston, WA to Portland.
Amenities & Features:
• Year Built: 2012 (formerly the Queen of the Mississippi)
• Passenger Capacity: 150
• Spacious staterooms with floor to ceiling sliding glass doors and private balconies
• Complimentary Room Service
• Gleaming calliope
Grand Dining Room comfortably seats all passengers at the same time
• Top Deck Café – Beverages, snacks, pastries available throughout the day
• Elevators to all decks
• Exercise area and putting green
• All of the latest navigation and safety equipment
• Authentic Paddlewheel
• Six spacious lounges
Holding 185 passengers, the ‘America’ paddlewheel is the newest boat on the Mississippi River for 2016. You’ll enjoy the comforts of the most spacious staterooms, plus enjoy seven lounges onboard. Similar to its sister ship, the ‘Queen of the Mississippi
‘, the ‘America’ is designed to provide you modern comforts while surrounded by classic elegance and river cruise hospitality.
The Owners suites on America feature our most spacious staterooms elegantly furnished for your comfort. Choose between two Twin or one King size bed and enjoy the great views from your own private balcony.
AAM (Private Balcony)
Our AAM staterooms are designed to offer the privacy you desire while traveling. Each room is elegantly furnished and features a walk-out balcony for unparalleled viewing.
AAC (Private Balcony)
Enjoy fine comforts and modern ammenities in our spacious AAC staterooms. Configured to maximize the space, these elegant staterooms are similar to fine hotel rooms and feature a walk-out balcony.
AAL (Private Balcony)
Relax in the comfort of our AAL staterooms that maximize space for better living conditions. Offering a large closet and an expansive private balcony, these staterooms have the option for two Twin or one King size bed.
A class staterooms offer guests quiet comfort during their cruise. With seating area, writing desk and Twin size beds, these functional staterooms are ideal for river cruising.
Single (Private Balcony)
Solo travelers will find relaxing comfort in our single staterooms with private balconies. Enjoy comfortable Twin size beds, large private viewing window and spacious bathrooms.
Find modern amenities and relaxing comfort in our single staterooms. With a large opening picture window, Twin size beds and sizable bathrooms, these single staterooms are perfect for solo travelers.
Photo Credit: American Cruise Lines