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American Riverboat Cruise Ships

Our series of modern American Riverboats has introduced the sophistication of a fine hotel to America's rivers. Accommodating just 180 guests, each ship ensures a personalized experience on board with our dedicated crew and onshore led by our expert guides. This revolutionary fleet features the largest-in-class staterooms, including single occupancy options, with full-size bathrooms, private balconies, and large opening picture windows. These riverboats also boast a spectacular four-story glass atrium, indoor and outdoor dining venues, a large fitness center, multiple spacious lounges, and an incredible top deck showcasing a Skywalk with breathtaking river views.

Our modern American riverboats carries with it not just passengers, but a rich history and a deep connection to the heart and soul of America.

Out fleet of Mississippi River American Riverboats
Out fleet of Columbia and Snake Rivers American Riverboats

The Small Ship Advantage

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Sky Bar

270 degree views high above the river make this a favorite spot to enjoy a cocktail and take in the incredible river views.
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Fitness Center

The largest on any riverboat, our fitness center offers a variety of exercise machines and yoga classes.
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Ellipse Cafe

A casual outdoor cafe for a lighter meal, but a burger is also on the menu.
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Each delicious menu features American specialities with locally sourced ingredients. Plenty of space is available for all guests to be seated at the same time.
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Largest Staterooms

Our spacious staterooms are the largest in the small cruise ship industry. These hotel-like rooms feature large opening picture windows, roomy baths, and all American Riverboats include furnished private balconies.
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Grand Suites

Two room suites with 30-foot balcony, living room, and dining area.
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Library & Chart Room

The charming library aboard an American Riverboat™ is a quiet enclave with a trove of American classics. Our chart rooms also follow our progress as we cruise the river. Guests can also enjoy a friendly board game.
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Glass Atrium

Four stories of expansive views with a grand staircase spiraling up the center.
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Sun Deck

Features the Sky Walk cantilevered high above the water for scenic walks, but also home to shuffleboard and plenty of relaxing lounges.
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River Lounge

Set for casual conversation during the day and lively entertainment in the evenings.
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Bow Terrace

The perfect place to enjoy a rocking chair and the adventures found around every bend in the river.

The American Riverboat Experience

Our American Riverboat™ represents the history and romance of river travel in the United States.

What sets our ships apart

Largest Staterooms in the Industry

We take pride in the generous size of our staterooms which are the largest in the industry. Averaging over 350 square feet, each features the most modern amenities, including full-size bathrooms comparable to the finest hotels. After a day of exploration, guests can relax in their private sanctuary, complete with all the comforts of home.

Rolls Royce Stabilizers

All our ships are built in the U.S. at Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Maryland and are equipped with state-of-the-art Rolls-Royce stabilizers. This feature enables our guests to experience the smoothest cruising available along the scenic waterways and legendary rivers of the country, bringing you to your desired location in comfort.

Lounges with Panoramic River Views

A variety of lounges are available offering a space for every mood from the quiet in the study to the congenial camaraderie in the Sky Lounge. No matter which lounge you choose, you will be surrounded by panoramic views as you read a favorite book or discuss the day’s activities with fellow guests.

Private Balconies

Our spacious staterooms feature private balconies with full-length sliding glass doors, the perfect place to unwind at the end of an enriching day. Each private balcony is furnished with table and chairs for dining, lounging, or simply enjoying breathtaking views as warm breezes to fill your room.