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Boston Dinner Cruise

Boston, MA

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Location
Boston, MA
SKU
CRU-BOS-0009
Overview

A Boston Dinner Cruise is the perfect outing for stunning harbor views, delicious dishes, and fantastic entertainment!

  • Celebrate a special occasion with family and friends or turn a typical date night into a romantic evening on the water
  • Indulge in the ship's grand buffet, featuring an impressive array of salads, entrees, hot dishes, and desserts
  • Take in the dazzling city skyline and harbor lights through the panoramic windows or outdoor deck of this scenic Boston cruise
  • Dance the night away to the DJ's tunes, hop in the ship's photo booth, or enjoy a refreshing cocktail!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Year-Round:
Sunday through Wednesday - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thursday through Saturday - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

*Rates do not apply for holidays, Valentine's Day weekend and specialty cruises

Essential Information
  • Coffee, tea and iced tea are complimentary
  • Additional beverages may be purchased on board
  • Rates are inclusive of taxes and fees
  • Includes a dinner buffet with freshly prepared entrees, salads, and desserts
  • Onboard entertainment with DJ music, access to shared spaces, and interactive games
Duration
This experience lasts approximately 2-3 hours.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
The cruise ship can accommodate up to 500 people.
Spectators
Only those on board will be able to enjoy this experience.
Weather Dependent
This experience takes place indoors and will not be affected by weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable casual attire. Please dress appropriately for expected weather conditions.
What type of food is served?

The cruise features all-you-can-eat dinner buffets with delicious choices prepared on board by the executive chef and their galley staff. With advance notice, special meals for guests with allergies can be arranged.

Sample Buffet Dinner Menu
*subject to change

Fresh Salads:
Organic Mixed Field Greens
Organic Spinach & Kale Salad
Mediterranean Couscous & Chickpea Salad
Roasted Red Beet Salad
Orzo & Bay Shrimp Salad

Sides:
Roasted Broccoli Florets
Creamed Corn & Cheddar Cheese Casserole
Baked Ziti Pasta
Mashed Potatoes

 

Entrees:
Oven Baked North Atlantic Sole Filet
Honey & Sesame Chicken
Whole-Roasted Pork Loin
Braised Beef Short Ribs

Desserts:
Seasonal Cut Fruit
Cannoli
Chocolate Drizzle Rice Krispy
Cheese Cake
Chocolate Cake
Strawberries & Vanilla Custard
Apple Cobbler

What is the dress code?

We recommend casually stylish attire such as nice pants or jeans, polos, button-down shirts, and sundresses or skirts. Although allowed, we strongly discourage t-shirts, casual jeans, shorts, and sneakers. 

What is the difference between boarding time and departure time?
Boarding time is when guests are able to board the ship. Departure time is when the ship leaves the dock. Boarding occurs 30 minutes prior to departure.
Are there any age requirements?
There are no age requirements for this cruise. Please note, children under 3 can board for free. Please notify Virgin Experience Gifts at the time of booking if you will have additional guests under the age of 3 so seating can be planned accordingly.
Where does the cruise go?
The ship departs from the Seaport World Trade Center Marine Terminal in Boston. While sailing routes may vary, the cruise passes the city skyline as far north as the Mystic River and as far south as Castle Island/Fort Independence.
How do I get to the ship?
The ship is located at the intersection of Seaport Boulevard and B Street, adjacent to Boston's World Trade Center and across from the Seaport Hotel.
Is the ship wheelchair accessible?
Yes. The ship can accommodate wheelchairs for boarding and provides a handicap-accessible restroom. Please notify Virgin Experience Gifts at the time of booking so the appropriate assistance can be provided upon arrival.
Are gratuities included in the price package?
Gratuities are not included in the package price and is suggested for all on-board purchases and outstanding service.
Is there parking close to the ship?
Yes. The Seaport Hotel Parking Garage is just a short walk from the ship and offers complimentary parking Monday - Friday evenings for guests entering the garage after 5:00 PM and exiting prior to 11:00 PM. You must bring your boarding pass when you leave to receive free parking. For all other cruise times, the garage offers 35% off the posted hotel garage rates. Your boarding pass is necessary to receive this discount. There are also outdoor parking lots on Northern Avenue and Seaport Boulevard that do not offer discounts. Parking rates vary from $7 - $10 per day. Prices are subject to change.
How is seating arranged on board?
The ship features cabaret-style seating. The majority of tables accommodate 4 - 8 people and guests are sometimes seated with other parties. Review our enhancement packages for private seating upgrades.
What is the layout of the ship?

The cruise ship is spaciously designed with 3 climate-controlled interior decks, outdoor strolling decks at the bow and stern and the largest outdoor patio deck in Boston topside. It is handicap accessible and Coast Guard approved for up to 600 passengers. Amenities include full-service bars, two dance floors (or staging areas), spacious bathrooms, flexible seating arrangements and huge, panoramic windows.

Does the ship sail in inclement weather?
Absolutely. The ships are fully enclosed and climate-controlled for your comfort. It sails rain or shine all year long.

Returns
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Exchanges
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event that your tour is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be able to reschedule directly with the experience provider.

Location
Boston, MA

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