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Overview
Experience the Big Apple on a New York Harbor happy hour cruise that is fun for both visitors and locals. Pass by New York City landmarks such as the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, and One World Trade Center’s Freedom Tower while enjoying the festive atmosphere with your fellow passengers. Choose from options that can include food, beer, and wine, or simply purchase refreshments on board the boat.
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Hornblower Cruises & Events New York - Pier 15
78 South St, New York, NY 10038, USAPier 15, near South Street Seaport, East River Esplanade Numerous subway and buses located close, just a 5-10 minute walk
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    Seaport District NYC
    Stop: 15 minutes -
    In the evening, make your way to Pier 15 along Manhattan’s South Street Seaport at the East River Esplanade, and board the yacht for your 2-hour happy hour cruise.
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    Pass by New York Harbor
    Pass by Manhattan Skyline
    Pass by Empire State Building
    Pass by One World Trade Center
    Pass by Chrysler Building
    Pass by Brooklyn Bridge
    Pass by Statue of Liberty
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Hornblower Cruises & Events New York - Pier 15
78 South St, New York, NY 10038, USAPier 15, near South Street Seaport, East River Esplanade Numerous subway and buses located close, just a 5-10 minute walk
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Highlights
  • Ideal way to unwind after work or a day of sightseeing
  • See the Manhattan skyline from the water
  • Upgrade to include food, beer, and wine
  • Hear DJ music and dance if you like
Important Information
Departure Point
Hornblower Cruises & Events New York - Pier 15, 78 South St, New York, NY 10038, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Onboard music
  • Beer, wine and soda (if option selected)
  • Premium open bar (if option selected)
  • Port fees and taxes
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks available for purchase
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Must be 21 years or older to consume alcohol
  • All enclosed areas on board are non-smoking; smoking is only permitted on the outer decks
  • Cruise schedule is often affected by group charters
  • Onboard music ranges from live local bands to live radio station broadcasts to DJ entertainment. DJs play a varied mix of songs, from oldies to newer pop selections
  • If you require vegetarian meals or have special dietary needs, please specify in the Special Requirements field at time of booking
  • Tables are assigned in advance. If there are additional parties you would like to be seated with, please make note in the Special Requirements field at time of booking and confirm with the operator no less than 72 hours in advance
  • If you choose the 'cruise only' option, you may still purchase food and drinks on board
  • Please note: Yacht subject to change
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Jaden wrote a review Jan 2020
Ocean Shores, Washington11 contributions1 helpful vote
My wife and I bought the site seeing pass and this was one of the events we were supposed to be able to do. When I walked in I saw about 8 people sitting in the waiting area and as I walked up to the desk to sign in I was told the tour had been canceled. This happened on a
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Response from HornblowerSupport, Manager at Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Responded 26 Jan 2020
We are terribly sorry to hear that you had this experience. It is very important for us to know the areas that we need to improve so we are really glad you provided us with feedback. Rest assured that we will continue looking into better ways to improve our service and overall operations moving forward.
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Lesley S wrote a review Dec 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
This trip was canc without telling us. We went to the doc to board to be told they were not running the trip today. No message from trip advisor or hornblower.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from HornblowerSupport, Manager at Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Responded 10 Dec 2019
We are terribly sorry to hear about this and would like to look more into what happened. Kindly email us your reservation details and contact information to customersupport@hornblower.com.
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Laura A wrote a review Dec 2019
5 contributions2 helpful votes
With my mum and sister for a weekend in New York and booked alive after five cruise for their birthdays. The boat was lovely, real party feel on main deck and slightly quieter but still great atmosphere on lower deck. The views from the top deck were unreal and DJ played
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Response from HornblowerSupport, Manager at Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Responded 10 Dec 2019
It was our pleasure having you and your family onboard, Laura! Thank you for the lovely review. See you back real soon. Happy holidays!
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Mitchell C wrote a review Nov 2019
5 contributions
Big recommendation! Destiny helped us so well! She deserves a raise! Thank you so much for this experience. Love from Holland!
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Response from HornblowerSupport, Manager at Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Responded 16 Nov 2019
We appreciate the feedback. Happy to hear you enjoyed the cruise!
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Katy B wrote a review Nov 2019
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We had a great time on the ride, we treated our friend for a birthday surprise and we all had a blast! The fireworks at the end was a nice touch🎉
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from HornblowerSupport, Manager at Alive After Five Happy Hour Cruise
Responded 2 Nov 2019
Thanks for the awesome review, Katy! We're glad you all had fun.
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About the operator

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travelermomus
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Great cruise
The employees at the office, and on the cruise are so friendly, professional and welcoming. We had great time. It w
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David P
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Statue of liberty cruise and one added event BAD!
paid for cruise around statue of liberty and anoher event. they changed time, departure dock. they dont even tell y
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sxjarna
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Loved this cruise!
We booked the 60 minutes sightseeing boat cruise through getyourguide.com. Learned the organiser company is Hornblo
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Madeline Y
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Rock and Roll
Hornblower lunch cruise was a fun adventure. We had a table with 3 ladies that know how to party Food was good and
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Vanessa L
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Beware! Charged my card, sent me confirmation, then said boat was oversold on Valentine’s Day. Scam.
I was excited to splurge on a fancy Valentines Day dinner cruise this year. Spent $665.00 on the Valentines Day “Go
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KevinLH
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Amazing Views of Manhattan
We left pier 78 and cruised down to the port at Battery Park where there is easy access to the WTC memorial and als
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montgomerym378
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Fun time but don't book through TripAdvisor
This was a really fun event. The "Yacht" was more of a party cruise ship that had some outdated furniture and carpe
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U9874WHryanc
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The tour didn’t happen. Paid 100 dollars in taxis to get there. Everything was closed.
Booked this for my mother’s birthday. Was meant to be a surprise. Arrived from the other side of NYC by taxi, paid
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maguirebarnes101
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New Years Eve Ball.
Wow, we had quite the night....... Upon arriving for our VIP NYE Ball cruise we were pleased to hear staff shouting
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JIKA_1965
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Forget it! Not worth the money!
We came really early and booked the round trip – bridges, statue of liberty. Everything was confirmed. But we went
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Amanda W
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Great value for the price!
We bought our tickets for Hornblower on Groupon and what a steal! Ended up being $13 a person, which was worth ever
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Kiimberlydale
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Small Wedding Breakfast Cruise
We booked the “Fairytale for Less” package with Hornblower NY as we want something unique which was also value for
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O4938QWannaj
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Some us a ticket , boat over booked - avoid
What a total disappointment. Queued today at 12.30 and purchased 4 tickets for the family for the 2.30 pm boat trip
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mallorycw
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great experience
Scott Hall was very nice and treated us very well! it was a great experience and an amazing tour. i would definitel
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Gcraw90
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Swindled.
I hate being this person, but my experience was awful. First, I was lied to about my purchase from the original “
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