NYC Date Night Dinner Cruise
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Dine, dance and experience the iconic New York City Skyline from a whole new perspective, during this Date Night Dinner Cruise!
- Whether you're visiting or call the Big Apple home, this NYC cruise offers a unique way to delight in the brilliant city skyline and famous Manhattan attractions
- Enjoy freshly prepared cuisine served buffet-style, and sip on classy cocktails from the ship's 4 cash bars
- Stroll the outdoor decks, relax on the rooftop lounge, or dance to the beats of the cruise's DJ entertainment
- Dazzle up a night on the town with this unforgettable cruise from New York with that special someone!
You'll know you're in for an unforgettable evening the moment you step aboard the festive deck of this Date Night Dinner Cruise in New York!
The night is yours for the taking, as you enjoy a personal escort to your table for the evening. Order drinks from one of the 4 cash bars, then feel free to explore the ship as it casts off from Chelsea Piers for a memorable night on the water.
Your waiter will invite you to the grande buffet, where there's something for every taste. Everything is freshly prepared in the shipboard galley. Enjoy menu selections like (subject to change):
- Salads, seasonal vegetables and sides
- Casseroles and pasta
- Oven-baked fish filet
- Chicken, pork loin or beef short ribs
- And an array of rich desserts!
The ship's impressive panoramic windows are sure to give you a New York sightseeing opportunity you won't soon forget, with views of the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Battery Park, Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges, and Ellis Island.
Relax over a cozy cup of coffee or tea, or head to the rooftop lounge to kick back with a favorite cocktail. Enjoy this rather perfect pause in the evening, then let the ship's post-dinner music entice you to the dance floor.
Go the extra mile with an extra-memorable upgrade package:
Upgrade Option: Romance Dinner Package - Delight in a private table for two, featuring a half-dozen roses, 1 bottle of sparkling wine, and 2 souvenir champagne flutes.
Upgrade Option: First Class Dinner Package - Perfect for a party of guests looking to add a bit more personalized service to their NY cruise outing! This premier package includes a private table arranged for your party, amuse-bouche palate teasers, and premium open-bar with mixed drinks, house wines, domestic and imported beer, and soft drinks.
- Dinner buffet with freshly prepared entrees, salads and desserts
- Lounge music and live DJ on inside decks
- Spacious outdoor rooftop lounges with fully-stocked bars and interactive games including table top shuffleboard, Fooseball, Giant Jenga and more
- Coffee, tea and iced tea are complimentary
- Additional beverages may be purchased on board: juice, soda, mixed drinks, fine liqueurs, specialty waters, champagne and wine
- Rates are inclusive of taxes and fees
DurationSaturday night dinner cruises will last approximately 3 hours. Sunday - Friday night dinner cruises will last approximately 2.5 hours.
Maximum ParticipantsThe cruise ship can accommodate up to 600 people.
SpectatorsOnly those on board will be able to enjoy this experience.
Weather DependentThis experience takes place indoors and will not be affected by weather conditions.
What To WearSlacks and a collared shirt are recommended for men. Dresses, dress pants or capris are recommended for women.
Booking InformationFor this experience, it is recommended to request bookings 5 days in advance.
Cancellation PolicyPrior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given but rescheduling your dinner cruise is allowed up to 72 hours prior to your boarding time. Rescheduling is subject to a $25 per person transfer fee. Failure to appear on your booked date, cancel, or reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.
How is seating arranged on board?
Dinner cruises feature cabaret-style seating. The majority of tables accommodate 4 - 8 people, and guests are sometimes seated with other parties in the tradition of ocean-going cruises.If you would like to upgrade to a private table for two or more, please see our enhancement packages.
Where does the ship go?
The ship cruises the Hudson and East Rivers past the skyscrapers of Manhattan including the Empire State Building. You will see the Intrepid Sea-Air Space Museum, the Brooklyn Bridge, the site of the World Trade Center, Battery Park City, South Street Seaport, the Verrazano Narrows Bridge, Governor's Island, Ellis Island and the Colgate Clock. Of course, the highlight of the cruise is the Statue of Liberty, one of the most celebrated landmarks in the world.
What type of entertainment is offered?
Sit back and relax on one of the climate-controlled decks. Dine on the bountiful buffet. Experience the view as the DJ spins popular favorites and dance hits. Day or night, the ship is alive with vibrant entertainment.
Is the ship wheelchair accessible?
Yes, the ship can accommodate wheelchairs for boarding and provides a handicap-accessible restroom. Please notify Cloud 9 Living at the time of booking of any special-assistance members in your party prior to the cruise, so special arrangements can be made.
What kind of dance music do you play?
Dinner cruises feature a full range of popular dance tunes spun by some of the city's hottest DJs. Selections may include Rock, Blues, Line Dances, Motown, Oldies, Salsa, Hip Hop, Country, and current chart-toppers from every musical genre.
What are the prices for beverages?
Mixed drinks start at $9, beer starts at $8, and wine begins at $7.50 per glass. Soft drinks are $2.50 each. Prices are subject to change.
Is there parking close to the ship?
Yes at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan, there is ample paid parking available just steps away from the ship. It is a covered lot with security. Prices vary depending on the amount of time you are parked.
Can you tell me a little about your ship?
The 3-deck, 600-passenger cruise ship is spaciously designed with climate-controlled interior decks, outdoor strolling decks at the bow and stern, and the largest outdoor patio decks on New York Harbor. Amenities include full service bars, dance floors (or staging areas), spacious bathrooms, flexible seating arrangements and huge, panoramic windows.
What is your smoking policy?
All interior areas of the ship are non-smoking areas. Passengers who smoke may do so on the outdoor observation decks.
Do you sail in inclement weather?
Yes, ships are fully enclosed and climate-controlled for your comfort. They sail rain or shine year round.
- How is seating arranged on board?