Los Angeles Dinner Cruise
Marina Del Rey, CA and Newport Beach, CA
Year round depending on availability.
Typically Friday 8:00-11:00pm and Saturday 7:30-10:30pm.
Rates do not apply for holiday, Valentines Day and specialty cruises.
- Let the sunset be your backdrop while sipping sparkling wine before enjoying a romantic four-course dinner
- Dance under the moonlight to a live DJ
- Cruise company has over 30 years experience
- A romantic evening out with your loved one, or a time to enjoy the scenery with friends and family on this 3-hour dinner cruise
Enjoy the finest in gourmet cuisine, surrounded by spectacular views on LA's most magnificent dinner cruise. Start with cocktails on deck then relax as your gracious crew transports you to a world of ease and luxury.
Watch the sun go down before enjoying a romantic dinner prepared fresh on board by our chefs. Then dance to live music or watch the sights drift by from the outdoor decks.
Choose to depart from either Marina Del Rey or Newport Beach as you enjoy breathtaking views, delicious food and festive music!
Newport Beach boasts one of the largest small-boat harbors in the world, rimmed by the boat slips of the Balboa Peninsula on the south, the rocky shores of Corona Del Mar at the harbor's mouth, and bustling Mariner's Mile on the north shore.
Marina Del Rey is the world's largest man-made small craft harbor, carved from the natural estuary of Playa Del Rey. The resort area that has grown around this wonderful recreational resource includes several large parks and hosts many annual events, including an art festival, sailing regattas, and the Christmas Parade of Lights.
So whether you are looking for a romantic evening for two, a birthday celebration, or just want a memorable night out, we promise you an unforgettable experience!
If you are a vegetarian, please let us know so that accommodations can be made. Please check-in 30 minutes prior to departure time. Rates are inclusive of taxes and gratuities, however beverages are not included. For pricing options not listed please contact Cloud 9 Living.
Sample Plated Dinner Menu
Variety of Artisan Flat Breads and Baguettes served with Garlic Herb Cheese Spread and a Cilantro Pesto
House Caesar Salad
Crisp Romaine Hearts, Grilled Ciabatta Crostini, Cherry Tomatoes, Imported Parmesan Cheese and Radicchio with a Creamy Caesar Dressing
Panko-Cruted Salmon finished with a Miso Honey Glaze accompanied by Fresh Seasonal Vegetables or Captain's Beef Short Ribs finished with Chipotle Port Wine Sauce accompanied by Special House Potatoes.
Chef's Selected Dessert
*Menu subject to change*
Cruise ships carry between 200-500 guests.
This experience takes place indoors and will not be affected by weather conditions.
What to Wear:
Business casual attire is requested. Attire such as khaki pants and a collared shirt are just fine. You may find that some guests are dressed more formally, especially those celebrating special occasions. However, attire varies from comfortable to the more formal. No jeans, shorts, or tank tops are allowed. Bring along a light jacket or wrap as it may get a bit breezy on the outer decks.
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings 5 days in advance.
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rebooking are allowed up to 72 hours prior to the Experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and rebook at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your Experience.
What is the dress attire for the cruises?
Business casual to dressy casual attire is recommended. For men, slacks or khaki pants, and a collared shirt with or without a jacket; for women slacks, a skirt or dress. We request no jeans, shorts, tank tops, flip-flops, or gym shoes on these cruises.
What time do I board the ship?
Boarding time is usually 30 minutes prior to departure for all cruises. Please check your boarding time when making your reservation.
What time do Dinner Cruises Depart?
Departure times, occasionally, are subject to a slight change. Specialty cruises, such as holidays, may be subject to additional fees. Typically 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Can you hold a reservation and pay later?
We do not hold reservations without payment.
If my party is not able to make it or we miss the ship will we receive a refund?
There are No Refunds once the Dinner Cruise is booked, however with a 48-hour notice we will be happy to reschedule your cruise date. If you miss your Dinner Cruise without notice, we will not be able to re-schedule. Failure to appear on your booked date will result in a loss of your Dinner Cruise. Please call Cloud 9 Living at 866.525.6839 to re-schedule your Dinner Cruise.
Where is the best place to park?
Marina Del Rey:
Fisherman's Village Marina, Validation for 2 hours, $1.00 per half hour thereafter.
2431 W. Pacific Coast Highway (across from Jack's Shrimp), $8 per car ($15 in December)
Are there vegetarian options available?
Yes, vegetarian meals are available and can be arranged at the time of booking.
Do we need to pre-select the menu before the day of cruising?
No, you do not need to pre-select your menu. We have a menu that you will chose from onboard.
Are gratuities included in the price package?
Yes. They are included in the cost; however alcoholic beverages or any additional costs are not included.
Is there pre-assigned seating?
As you board, our captain and marine crew will direct you to your deck. From there the host/hostess will show your party to your assigned table(s). Decks are never guaranteed to non-private groups. We assign seats based on needs and capacity for each cruise.
Are there any age restrictions on your cruises?
There are no age restrictions on our Dinner cruises. Kids under 3 cruise free of charge!
What happens if it rains or snows?
The cruise sails rain or shine. In the case of severe weather conditions or upon the direction of the U.S. Coast Guard, we will remain dockside.
What kind of entertainment is on board?
The dinner cruise offers inviting dance floors and a variety of music - from the dance hits of the 40's through today as well as a variety of jazz standards and popular favorites.
Is smoking allowed?
Smoking is allowed on the outside decks only.
Can we bring our own decorations?
Small groups without private space can bring table decorations but early boarding is not allowed.
What decor is provided?
All yachts are decorated with linens, lantern centerpieces, silver and china.
Can I bring cakes and flowers on board?
Cakes that do not require refrigeration may be brought on board. You will be charged a $1.50 per person cake cutting fee. Small flower bouquets are allowed.
Is the ship handicapped accessible?
Please call Cloud 9 Living at (866) 525-6839 to discuss local port options.
Can we meet the Captain and visit the bridge?
Yes. Guests are welcome to come and meet the captain and his first mate.
Why should I buy this experience from Cloud 9 Living?
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"We were celebrating my sweet heart's birthday. We had a blast! The staff was great. The music was culturally diversed. The food was good and filling. The birthday boy enjoyed sitting in the Captain seat, made him feel like King for the day....lol. We especially enjoyed the view from the top deck. Now other family members want to try it."
"This was a surprise dinner for my boyfriends's birthday. We both enjoyed it all; from the greeting at the door with champaign all the way to our last dinner plate. We had a very friendly waiter as was the rest of the staff. It's an experience we have already reccomended to friends and family. "
"I went with my boyfriend just to have a fun night out and try something different. We had a lot of fun, met some really sweet people on board and had a lovely romantic fun night! The food was a lot better then I expected as well! "