2.5 - 3.5 hours (including boarding time)Start time
Monday - Saturday:
Boarding: 6:30pm and Sailing: 7:00pm
Boarding: 5:30pm and Sailing: 6:00pm
Duration: Wednesday - Saturday: 3.5 hours (incl. boarding time)
Monday, Tuesday & Sunday: 2.5 hours (incl. boarding time)
Cruise departs from 200 Seaport Boulevard on the Commonwealth Pier.
The following directions will enable you to reach the Port by public transportation:
From South Station, take the MBTA Silver Line Waterfront (one level above the Red Line, one below the food court) to World Trade Center Station.
Take the stairs/escalators/elevators to the second level and exit onto World Trade Center Ave. The Seaport Hotel will be ahead on the right.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the boading time. This is mandatory to ensure time to obtain boarding passes.
The cruise ends at the starting point
Climb aboard and cruise from Boston’s historic Seaport District and along scenic Boston Harbor while you indulge on mouthwatering food at a sumptuous all-you-can-eat buffet. Be dazzled by the spectacular city sights and harbor lights. Dance the night away under the stars as an Interactive DJ plays Top 40 hits. Don’t forget your dancing shoes!
With dining, dancing, entertainment and breathtaking views, this cruise is not to be missed.
Experience Boston in the most entertaining way possible. Whether you’re looking to celebrate a special occasion or just want a unique way to spend an evening on the enchanted waters of the Harbor, Spirit of Boston Cruises is fun for everyone!
The Spirit of Boston Dinner Cruise is a delightful and memorable experience. There is no hotel pick-up for the cruise but the departure point – 200 Seaport Boulevard on the Commonwealth Pier – can easily be reached by public transportation.
From South Station, take the MBTA Silver Line Waterfront (one level above the Red Line, one below the food court) to World Trade Center Station. Take the stairs/escalators/elevators to the second level and exit onto World Trade Center Ave. The Seaport Hotel will be ahead on the right.
To obtain your boarding pass please present your voucher and photo ID at the activity operator’s ticket desk at the dockside. Boarding begins 30 minutes before sailing time. Make sure you arrive in good time so you can settle down comfortably to enjoy the trip.
A keepsake photo of you and your party will be taken upon boarding, so go ahead and smile for the camera! (You can decide to purchase or not, when you dock.)
You’ll know you’re in for a special evening the moment you step aboard Spirit’s elegant decks and are escorted to your candlelit table. Order drinks (payable direct), then feel free to explore the ship while the crew casts off for 3 fabulous hours on Boston Harbor.
Your waiter will invite you to the Grande Dinner Buffet, where you can sample a little bit of everything, or just select your favorite fare. Everything is freshly prepared in the shipboard galley and served in the true manner of an ocean-going cruise buffet. Menus change but the following example will give you an idea of what is likely to be on offer:
Menu subject to change.
Savor your culinary selections over perfectly-paced dinner music and enjoy the views of the city lights through the vast windows. After the show, take your drinks topside and relax on the largest outdoor patio deck in the city while Boston’s magnificent skyline spreads before you in all directions. It’s the perfect pause before the pulsing beat of Spirit’s dance tunes entices you onto the dance floor.
Spirit’s dinner cruises spotlight some of the hottest DJs in the city. For nearly two hours, they will spin your favorite tunes and let you rock ‘til you dock - literally. The perfect end to the perfect night.
At the end of cruise will be dropped back at the starting point.
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Please contact the activity operator within 5 days of booking or at least 72 hours prior to your arrival into Boston to confirm your cruise reservation. You will not be guaranteed a place on the cruise until you have contacted the cruise company to confirm.
Menu is subject to change.
You must print and present your voucher in order to redeem services purchased. Please present your voucher and photo ID at the activity operator ticket kiosk located dockside. You will be issued boarding passes at this time. Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to cruise departure time.
Cruises will go ahead year-round, rain or shine. In the rare event the Coast Guard prohibits cruising because of weather, your activity operator will contact you to make other arrangements.