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Willamette Queen Sternwheeler

200 Water St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3446
+1 503-371-1103
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Scenic and relaxing

We took the one hour lunch cruise and thoroughly enjoyed it. The crew were super nice people and... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Most perfect wedding!!!

On May 13th 2017 my husband and I got married on the Willamette Queen! It was absolutely perfect in... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Nichole H
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200 Water St NE, Salem, OR 97301-3446
+1 503-371-1103
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

We took the one hour lunch cruise and thoroughly enjoyed it. The crew were super nice people and the scenery along the Willamette River is fabulous. They have a small bar with some nice Oregon beer among other things. I have to give them props...More

Thank Sungron
Reviewed 17 May 2017

On May 13th 2017 my husband and I got married on the Willamette Queen! It was absolutely perfect in every way possible. The staff were friendly and they all did such an amazing job decorating it to how we wanted it! The food was very...More

Thank Nichole H
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We were visiting friends and spent the afternoon having a picnic in the park. After riding the carousel and letting the kids play on the park equipment, we took the evening cruise with dinner. On a clear summer day it was a great way to...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had a group of 15 do the dinner cruise. It was a memorable experience in two different areas. The positive included that this is one of few lasting sternwheelers; most of the dinner was excellent, with tasty tri-tip, superb cauliflower with cheese, and one...More

2  Thank 4cents-worth
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

For my son and his girlfriend's birthday, I treated them to the Dinner Cruise on the Willamette Queen Sternwheeler boat on Salem. What a fun time. The Buffet dinner was delicious, the day perfect and the Captain super nice. My son who is 40 got...More

Thank Theodora H
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We recently had our best friend visit from Kansas and took her on the lunch cruise on the Willamette Queen. It was a great experience. The captain gave a great commentary on the river and history of riverboats. The lunch was great and the crew...More

Thank Bee S
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This is nothing but a boat ride along the industrial area of Salem, on a ugly river. Very unsafe for the disabled, with long steep ramps, and then several steps.

2  Thank guido638
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Took this cruise on October 8 with a group of 20 of my fellow hospital volunteers. Had a few misgivings upon seeing one of the staff members: heavily tattooed, ponytailed, didn't look all that friendly. One other crew member looked like he was ready to...More

Thank OregonCoast44
Reviewed 11 October 2015

I took my 5 year old grandson on an afternoon cruise this summer and we both had a great time. The captain is terrific with children and my grandson got to "steer" the boat - it was such a treat for him! The snacks are...More

Thank ALD302
Reviewed 17 August 2015

What a great way to celebrate our anniversary -- brunch & drinks as we sailed down the Willamette River on a perfect Sunday afternoon! Being forewarned, the chef even provided gluten-free versions of their delicious menu items. The staff & captain are all so genuinely...More

1  Thank MissKatieSunshine
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