American Spirit

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Cruise line
American Cruise Lines

Current cruise:
7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
27 May, 2017 - 04 Jun, 2017

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American Spirit Review and Specifications

Specifications of American Spirit

Year built 2004  /  Age : 13
Flag state USA
Builder Chesapeake Shipbuilding (Salisbury, Maryland USA)
Class
Owner American Cruise Lines Inc
Operator American Cruise Lines
Speed 14 kn / 26 kph / 16 mph
Length (LOA) 67 m / 220 ft
Beam (width) 13 m / 43 ft
Gross Tonnage 1955 gt
Passengers 94 - 102
Crew 26
Passengers-to-space ratio 20
Decks 4
Cabins 51
Decks with cabins 4
Last Refurbishment 2017

Review of American Spirit

Launched in 2005, American Spirit is one of American Cruise Lines ships, together with the paddlewheelers Queen of the West, American Pride, American Eagle and Queen of the Mississippi, as well as American GloryAmerican Star and Independence.American Spirit cruise ship

History - construction & ownership

American Cruise Lines (ACL) is a small cruise line with headquarters in Guilford, Connecticut, operational since 1991. The 1,955-ton, 100-passenger cruise ship American Spirit is US flagged, ACL owned and operated by US crew members. The vessel is compliant with Passenger Vessel Services Act. American Spirit was built by Chesapeake Shipbuilding (Salisbury, Maryland, USA).American Spirit cruise ship

Cruise itinerary program

American Spirit itinerary program is based on 7- and 11-day Alaska itineraries departing from Juneau AK and Seattle WA.

Cabins

American Spirit has 4 passenger decks and can accommodate up to 100 passengers in 51 staterooms as all staterooms (including 5 single cabins), feature interior entrances, windows, private bathrooms and 26 of them – small private balconies.

Dining options - Food & Drinks

MS American Spirit has one Dining Room that offers regional cuisine. Other options for a drink include Maindeck Lounge, Midship lounge and Cascade lounge.

Entertainment options - Fun & Sport

American Spirit clientele consists of well-traveled Americans. The onboard atmosphere is casual and friendly. Various port visits are offered every day. Due to its smaller size, American Spirit can visit the smallest ports with historic architecture and museums during the shore excursions. Room-service is available twice a day. Internet access and Wi-Fi are complimentary. Other amenities are the flat TVs, DVDs, individual climate control, free cocktails before dinner. American Spirit has a Library Lounge, putting green, sun shade.

American Spirit wiki

  • Accident reports and news CruiseMinus.com
  • Cabin grades number: 5
  • Total number of cabins: 74 (of which 1 Suite, 26 Balcony rooms, 47 Oceanview, 0 Inside).
  • Fitness, Library, Lifts (all decks), Lounges (4), Grand Dining Room (with open seating).
  • Room-Service (twice daily), Internet, WiFi Access (complimentary), single cabins (5), flat TVs (DVD), picture windows, individual climate control, desk, stationary, closet, 4-drawer dressers, American staff/crew, cuisine (regional & seasonal), social hour (free cocktails) before dinner.
  • Room sizes are over 200 ft2 / 19 m2, (75% are with a private balcony), with large picture windows and private bathrooms.
  • Clientele - predominantly well-traveled older North Americans, casual, relaxing and friendly atmosphere, interesting itineraries with port visits every day.
  • This is a coastal passenger ship similar as design to the American Cruise Lines American Star ship.
  • Because of their smaller sizes, most ACL ships can visit smallest ports featuring historic architecture, museums and amazing shore excursions.

American Spirit cruises in Alaska with departures from Seattle WA and Juneau AK. The list of the itineraries includes:

  • 7-day "Puget Sound and San Juan Islands" from Seattle
  • 7-day "Southeast Alaska" from Juneau
  • 11-day "Alaska Inside Passage" cruises departing from both Seattle and Juneau.

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American Spirit Itineraries 2017

The below listed American Spirit cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest American Cruise Lines fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Seattle cruise port

25 March 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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26 Mar      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
27 Mar 01:00 - 01:00     Anacortes, Washington   
28 Mar 01:00 - 01:00     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
29 Mar 01:00 - 01:00     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
30 Mar 01:00 - 01:00     Port Angeles, Washington   
31 Mar 01:00 - 01:00     Port Townsend, Washington   
01 Apr 01:00 - 01:00     Poulsbo, Washington   
02 Apr      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

01 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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02 Apr      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
03 Apr     Anacortes, Washington   
04 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
05 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
06 Apr     Port Angeles, Washington   
07 Apr     Port Townsend, Washington   
08 Apr     Poulsbo, Washington   
09 Apr      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

08 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
show itinerary map
09 Apr      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
10 Apr     Anacortes, Washington   
11 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
12 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
13 Apr     Port Angeles, Washington   
14 Apr     Port Townsend, Washington   
15 Apr     Poulsbo, Washington   
16 Apr      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

15 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
show itinerary map
16 Apr      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
17 Apr     Anacortes, Washington   
18 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
19 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
20 Apr     Port Angeles, Washington   
21 Apr     Port Townsend, Washington   
22 Apr     Poulsbo, Washington   
23 Apr      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

22 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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23 Apr      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
24 Apr     Anacortes, Washington   
25 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
26 Apr     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
27 Apr     Port Angeles, Washington   
28 Apr     Port Townsend, Washington   
29 Apr     Poulsbo, Washington   
30 Apr      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

29 April 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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30 Apr      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
01 May     Anacortes, Washington   
02 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
03 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
04 May     Port Angeles, Washington   
05 May     Port Townsend, Washington   
06 May     Poulsbo, Washington   
07 May      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

06 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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07 May      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
08 May     Anacortes, Washington   
09 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
10 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
11 May     Port Angeles, Washington   
12 May     Port Townsend, Washington   
13 May     Poulsbo, Washington   
14 May      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

13 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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14 May      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
15 May     Anacortes, Washington   
16 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
17 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
18 May     Port Angeles, Washington   
19 May     Port Townsend, Washington   
20 May     Poulsbo, Washington   
21 May      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

20 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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21 May      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
22 May     Anacortes, Washington   
23 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
24 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
25 May     Port Angeles, Washington   
26 May     Port Townsend, Washington   
27 May     Poulsbo, Washington   
28 May      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

27 May 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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28 May      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
29 May     Anacortes, Washington   
30 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
31 May     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
01 Jun     Port Angeles, Washington   
02 Jun     Port Townsend, Washington   
03 Jun     Poulsbo, Washington   
04 Jun      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

03 June 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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04 Jun      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
05 Jun     Anacortes, Washington   
06 Jun     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
07 Jun     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
08 Jun     Port Angeles, Washington   
09 Jun     Port Townsend, Washington   
10 Jun     Poulsbo, Washington   
11 Jun      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

10 June 2017 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Seattle to Juneau
Prices starting
from $9312
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11 Jun      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
12 Jun     Anacortes, Washington   
13 Jun     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
14 Jun     Georgia Strait, BC Canada   
15 Jun     Queen Charlotte Sound, BC Canada   
16 Jun     Inside Passage, Alaska   
17 Jun     Ketchikan, Revillagigedo Island, Alaska   
18 Jun     Wrangell, Alaska   
19 Jun     Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
20 Jun     Frederick Sound, Alaska   
21 Jun     Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska   
22 Jun      Arriving in Juneau, Alaska   
Juneau cruise port

24 June 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip South East Alaska
Prices starting
from $5931
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25 Jun      Departing from Juneau, Alaska   
26 Jun     Skagway, Alaska   
27 Jun     Haines, Alaska   
28 Jun     Glacier Bay, Alaska   
29 Jun     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
30 Jun     Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
01 Jul     Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska   
02 Jul      Arriving in Juneau, Alaska   
Juneau cruise port

01 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip South East Alaska
Prices starting
from $5931
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02 Jul      Departing from Juneau, Alaska   
03 Jul     Skagway, Alaska   
04 Jul     Haines, Alaska   
05 Jul     Glacier Bay, Alaska   
06 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
07 Jul     Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
08 Jul     Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska   
09 Jul      Arriving in Juneau, Alaska   
Juneau cruise port

08 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip South East Alaska
Prices starting
from $5931
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09 Jul      Departing from Juneau, Alaska   
10 Jul     Skagway, Alaska   
11 Jul     Haines, Alaska   
12 Jul     Glacier Bay, Alaska   
13 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
14 Jul     Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
15 Jul     Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska   
16 Jul      Arriving in Juneau, Alaska   
Juneau cruise port

15 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip South East Alaska
Prices starting
from $5931
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16 Jul      Departing from Juneau, Alaska   
17 Jul     Skagway, Alaska   
18 Jul     Haines, Alaska   
19 Jul     Glacier Bay, Alaska   
20 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
21 Jul     Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
22 Jul     Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska   
23 Jul      Arriving in Juneau, Alaska   
Juneau cruise port

22 July 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip South East Alaska
Prices starting
from $5931
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23 Jul      Departing from Juneau, Alaska   
24 Jul     Skagway, Alaska   
25 Jul     Haines, Alaska   
26 Jul     Glacier Bay, Alaska   
27 Jul     Kupreanof Island, Alaska   
28 Jul     Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
29 Jul     Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska   
30 Jul      Arriving in Juneau, Alaska   
Juneau cruise port

29 July 2017 11 nights / 12 days, one-way from Juneau to Seattle
Prices starting
from $9312
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30 Jul      Departing from Juneau, Alaska   
31 Jul     Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska   
01 Aug     Frederick Sound, Alaska   
02 Aug     Petersburg, Mitkof Island, Alaska   
03 Aug     Wrangell, Alaska   
04 Aug     Ketchikan, Revillagigedo Island, Alaska   
05 Aug     Inside Passage, Alaska   
06 Aug     At Sea (Queen Charlotte Strait)   
07 Aug     Georgia Strait, BC Canada   
08 Aug     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
09 Aug     Anacortes, Washington   
10 Aug      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

12 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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13 Aug      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
14 Aug     Anacortes, Washington   
15 Aug     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
16 Aug     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
17 Aug     Port Angeles, Washington   
18 Aug     Port Townsend, Washington   
19 Aug     Poulsbo, Washington   
20 Aug      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

19 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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20 Aug      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
21 Aug     Anacortes, Washington   
22 Aug     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
23 Aug     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
24 Aug     Port Angeles, Washington   
25 Aug     Port Townsend, Washington   
26 Aug     Poulsbo, Washington   
27 Aug      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

26 August 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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27 Aug      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
28 Aug     Anacortes, Washington   
29 Aug     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
30 Aug     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
31 Aug     Port Angeles, Washington   
01 Sep     Port Townsend, Washington   
02 Sep     Poulsbo, Washington   
03 Sep      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

02 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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03 Sep      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
04 Sep     Anacortes, Washington   
05 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
06 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
07 Sep     Port Angeles, Washington   
08 Sep     Port Townsend, Washington   
09 Sep     Poulsbo, Washington   
10 Sep      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

09 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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10 Sep      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
11 Sep     Anacortes, Washington   
12 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
13 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
14 Sep     Port Angeles, Washington   
15 Sep     Port Townsend, Washington   
16 Sep     Poulsbo, Washington   
17 Sep      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

16 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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17 Sep      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
18 Sep     Anacortes, Washington   
19 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
20 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
21 Sep     Port Angeles, Washington   
22 Sep     Port Townsend, Washington   
23 Sep     Poulsbo, Washington   
24 Sep      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

23 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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24 Sep      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
25 Sep     Anacortes, Washington   
26 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
27 Sep     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
28 Sep     Port Angeles, Washington   
29 Sep     Port Townsend, Washington   
30 Sep     Poulsbo, Washington   
01 Oct      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

30 September 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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01 Oct      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
02 Oct     Anacortes, Washington   
03 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
04 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
05 Oct     Port Angeles, Washington   
06 Oct     Port Townsend, Washington   
07 Oct     Poulsbo, Washington   
08 Oct      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

07 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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08 Oct      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
09 Oct     Anacortes, Washington   
10 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
11 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
12 Oct     Port Angeles, Washington   
13 Oct     Port Townsend, Washington   
14 Oct     Poulsbo, Washington   
15 Oct      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

14 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
show itinerary map
15 Oct      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
16 Oct     Anacortes, Washington   
17 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
18 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
19 Oct     Port Angeles, Washington   
20 Oct     Port Townsend, Washington   
21 Oct     Poulsbo, Washington   
22 Oct      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

21 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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22 Oct      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
23 Oct     Anacortes, Washington   
24 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
25 Oct     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
26 Oct     Port Angeles, Washington   
27 Oct     Port Townsend, Washington   
28 Oct     Poulsbo, Washington   
29 Oct      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

28 October 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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29 Oct      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
29 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Anacortes, Washington   
30 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
31 Oct 23:00 - 23:00     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
01 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Port Angeles, Washington   
02 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Port Townsend, Washington   
03 Nov 23:00 - 23:00     Poulsbo, Washington   
04 Nov      Arriving in Seattle, Washington   
Seattle cruise port

04 November 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
Prices starting
from $4731
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05 Nov      Departing from Seattle, Washington   
06 Nov     Anacortes, Washington   
07 Nov     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
08 Nov     Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington   
09 Nov     Port Angeles, Washington   
10 Nov     Port Townsend, Washington   
11 Nov     Poulsbo, Washington   
12 Nov      Arriving in Seattle, Washington