The Eagle Society of American Cruise Lines


The Eagle Society program was created as a way to recognize and reward our most loyal guests. Members receive special benefits, unique offers and enhanced personalized service to enrich their cruising experience.

Simply cruise with us once and you'll be eligible to enroll.
 Membership is always free.


Call a Cruise Specialist at 1-866-975-6052 or email us:

Interested in Joining?

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Eagle Society Benefits

ES Benefits


  • Special savings, cruises and promotions only available to Eagle Society members
  • Access to the Eagle Society Referral Program
    • American Cruise Lines offers a $500 courtesy savings per stateroom for every friend a member refers that reserves a cruise with us
    • If cruising together, the referral will be automatically upgraded to Eagle Society status on their first cruise
  • Eagle Society luggage tags and name tags
  • Special gifts waiting onboard your next cruise

  • Complimentary tour of the bridge and the galley including a meet-and-greet with the ship's Captain
  • Hometown VIP Access
    • When a ship is in port near a member's hometown, American Cruise Lines extends an invitation to come aboard for lunch or dinner
  • An invitation to non-guest friends and family onboard for visits and dining

  • Complimentary shore excursions after 3 cruises
  • Complimentary 11th cruise
    • After you cruise 10 times, your 11th cruise will be free
Eagle Society Cruises

Each year, American Cruise Lines dedicates several cruises specifically for our Eagle Society members. These special cruises offer members a unique experience that goes above and beyond what may be provided during a typically cruise. Special features could include: a welcome reception, Eagle Society gifts, an exclusive dining experience and VIP access at a historically significant venue. 

For more information, please speak with a 
Cruise Specialist today at 1-866-975-6052.

Great Rivers of Florida

Ship: American Glory
Guest Speaker: Harold Cones
April 11, 2015
March 12, 2016
  Great Rivers of Florida Cruise
Florida is known for its amazing state parks, protected harbors and amazing marine life. On this relaxing itinerary, you’ll explore historic ruins, national forests, and medicinal mineral springs.  Eagle Society members will enjoy a narrated boat tour along Amelia Island's salt marshes, wilderness beaches, and historic riverbanks and will be treated to local refreshments and delicacies, including the renowned pink shrimp.

Columbia and Snake Rivers

Ship: Queen of the West
May 2, 2015
April 16, 2016

Retrace the Pacific Northwest portion of Lewis & Clark's epic 19th century expedition along the Columbia & Snake Rivers for an unforgettable journey. On this tour, Eagle Society members will receive a special reception at the award winning Maryhill Winery.

Southeast Alaska Cruise

Ship: American Spirit
Guest Speaker: Todd Weber
July 11, 2015
July 2, 2016
  Southeast Alaska River Cruise
Discover America's last great frontier. Home to majestic glaciers, abundant wildlife and vast miles of untouched wilderness, it is a truly magical place. Eagle Society members will experience the magic of a Leikarring Dance performance at the historic Sons of Norway Hall in St. Petersburg, AK. This exclusive performance will be complimented by local desserts and hors d'oeuvres.

The Ohio River

Ship: Queen of the Mississippi
Guest Speaker: Mike Link
July 25, 2015
  Ohio River
Experience the picturesque and calming waterways of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers as you make your way from Cincinnati, OH to St. Louis, MO. On this fascinating cruise, you’ll discover some of the swinging secrets of baseball greats at the Louisville slugger museum, the home of Kentucky Bourbon maker Jim Beam(with samples) and a private tour of the legendary Churchill Downs’ which hosts the world famous Kentucky Derby.

New England Islands Cruise

Ship: American Star
August 15, 2015
  Cruise to New England 
From Martha’s Vineyard to Block Island, on this this New England cruise you’ll explore many quaint islands, villages and seaports. In Newport, RI, Eagle Society members will be treated to a Tea & Tennis Tour at the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Here you’ll enjoy a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the museum and grounds followed by tea in the café overlooking the historic horseshoe court.

Columbia and Snake Rivers

Ship: Queen of the West
Guest Speaker: Todd Weber
August 29, 2015
Columbia & Snake River 
Cruise through the lush landscapes of the Columbia River G​​orge as you view steep canyons, beautiful vineyards and quaint historic seaports. On this cruise, Eagle Society members will receive a welcome reception at the majestic Multnomah Falls.

Upper Mississippi River Cruise from
St. Louis to St. Paul

Ship: Queen of the Mississippi
October 17, 2015
Upper Mississippi River Cruise
Experience the land of sprawling nature preserves, unique wildlife, and vivid American towns that bring the writings of Mark Twain to life from influences of an earlier time of life on the river. Eagle Society members will enjoy a private tour and reception at the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium.

Puget Sound & San Juan Islands

Ship: American Spirit
Guest Speaker: Tom Stanley
October 24, 2015
Puget Sound River Cruise
Journey to one of the most magnificent cruising grounds in the U.S. as you tour the Puget Sound & San Juan Islands of the Pacific Northwest. With more plants and animal species in and around the Sound than anywhere else in Washington, you'll have the perfect vantage point to view sea lions, hawks, whales and much more! Eagle Society members will receive a private reception in Port Angeles at Olympic National Park overlooking Lake Crescent.

Historic South & Golden Isles Cruise

Ship: Independence
Guest Speaker: Sandy Balla
March 26, 2016

Step back in time on this historically-rich tour where you’ll experience everything from horse-drawn carriage rides and  renowned seaports to salt marshes known for its active wildlife. Eagle Society members will receive an exclusive tour of the famous Metts-McNeil House in Savannah, GA. This magnificent Mansion offers amazing views of the Forsyth Fountain and is the perfect backdrop for a private southern-style Eagle Society reception.

New Orleans Round Trip

Ship: Queen of the Mississippi
Guest Speaker: Jim Williams
March 19, 2016

New Orleans River Cruise
Experience southern-charm at its finest on this specially designed New Orleans round trip itinerary. You’ll stop along the Mississippi to visit historical battlefields, plantations, and even taste some famous Cajun cuisine.  You’ll also receive a behind-the-scenes tour and morning reception at the famous Houmas House Plantation. Eagle Society members will be treated to locally selected hors d'oeuvres and southern inspired refreshments.
How to Join the Eagle Society 


  If you have already sailed with us once and would like to become a member, you can do so by calling a cruise specialist at 1-866-975-6052 or emailing us at: 

The Eagle Society Referral Program


Do you have a friend you would like to refer to American Cruise Lines?

If they reserve a cruise with us, you will receive a $500.00 savings that can be applied to an upcoming cruise. Certain terms and conditions may apply.

Call 1-866-975-6052 to speak with a Cruise Specialist.