Spirit of Philadelphia Dinner Cruise with Buffet

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Location: Philadelphia
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 2.0 - 3.0 hours
Trip difficulty:
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights -2 to 3 hour dinner cruise on the Delaware River
-Delicious dinner buffet with freshly prepared entrees, salads and desserts
-Curated music by our onboard DJ, access to outdoor sun decks
-Comfortable outdoor seating on our lounge decks
-Spectacular views of the Philadelphia skyline with landmarks including the Naval Shipyard, the Ben Franklin Bridge, Battleship New Jersey, the historic Olympia warship and more
Summary
Grab your friends or that special someone and get ready for two - three hours of fun on the waters of Philadelphia! This dinner cruise includes fun music and views of the magnificent skyline. Enjoy a delicious attended buffet dinner as you gaze upon a beautiful view of Philadelphia's twinkling lights.

Description
Come dine, and celebrate aboard a Spirit of Philadelphia dinner cruise. Departing from Penn’s Landing, a dining cruise on the Delaware River lets you relax and enjoy the beauty of Philly’s historic waterfront. Sip your favorite cocktail on our outdoor observation deck while you watch the city pass you by.  Enjoy spectacular views of the Philadelphia skyline with landmarks including the Naval Shipyard, the Ben Franklin Bridge, Battleship New Jersey, the historic Olympia warship and more!  Whether you’re looking for a romantic night on the water, or enjoying the company of old friends, an evening with Spirit is one you’ll remember!      


Included -2 hour cruise
-Al fresco - Buffet dinner
-Complimentary coffee and tea
-Curated music from onboard DJ
-Service charge and taxes
Excluded -Additional Beverages
-Hotel pickup and drop-off
-Gratuities
Know before you book -Children 2 and under cruise for free
Know before you go -Only credit cards are accepted for additional purchases
Additional Information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • There is no smoking inside the boat
  • Infants aged 2 years and under are free of charge (meal not included)
  • For men, appropriate attire includes slacks and a polo or button-down shirt. For women, nice slacks, capri pants or a sundress is recommended.
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.
Required to bring: Valid photo ID
Health
At Hornblower, our guests’ well-being is our number one priority, and recent circumstances have only reinforced and strengthened our commitment to providing the best possible experience from start to finish. We are proud of our excellent safety and sanitation track record and always operate and maintain a rigorous process around cleanliness and hygiene. So, while you can still expect the same high standards and welcoming service, we are taking extra steps to keep everyone healthy.
Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Regular temperature checks for staff

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 10 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 19 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Opening Hours

Season:

2020 Season: From 04-01-2020 To 03-31-2021
Sunday From 18:00 to 20:30
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday From 19:30 to 22:30
Saturday From 19:30 to 22:30

Season:

2020 Season: From 04-01-2020 To 03-31-2021
Sunday 17:30
Monday 18:30
Tuesday 18:30
Wednesday 18:30
Thursday 18:30
Friday 19:00
Saturday 19:00

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long:
Address: 401 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19106
Directions: From the Ben Franklin Bridge: Make a sharp right (almost a U-turn) at the end of the bridge Make a right at 4th Street. Make a left on Race Street. Make a right on Columbus Boulevard (formerly Delaware Avenue) Make a left onto Lombard Circle. From New Jersey Turnpike South (NY & NJ): Take Exit 4 to 73 North. Follow to Route 38 West. Follow to Ben Franklin Bridge. Make a sharp right (almost a U-turn) at the end of the bridge. Make a right at 4th Street. Make a left on Race Street. Make a right on Columbus Boulevard (formerly Delaware Avenue). Make a left onto Lombard Circle. From Schuylkill Highway (King of Prussia or Valley Forge): Take 76 East to exit for 676 (Vine Street Expressway) Follow signs for I-95 South At the end of the ramp, turn left onto Columbus Boulevard (formerly Delaware Avenue). Make a right onto Lombard Circle. From The Walt Whitman Bridge: Take I-95 North. Use Exit 20, Washington Avenue & Columbus Boulevard (formerly Delaware Avenue). At the end of ramp, turn left onto Columbus Boulevard. Make a right onto Lombard Circle. From Pennsylvania Turnpike (Exit 28): Take Route 1 South, Roosevelt Boulevard to Woodhaven Road. Take Woodhaven to I-95 South. Use Exit 20, Washington Avenue & Columbus Boulevard (formerly Delaware Avenue). At the end of the ramp, turn left onto Columbus Boulevard. Make a right onto Lombard Circle. From Delaware: Take I-95 North. Use Exit 20, Washington Avenue & Columbus Boulevard (formerly Delaware Avenue). At the end of ramp, turn left onto Columbus Boulevard. Make a right onto Lombard Circle. Via SEPTA: Take Bus Route #25 to the Columbus Boulevard/Lombard Circle stop. The ship is located on Lombard Circle. Alternative Bus Routes that transport around the Penn’s Landing Viaduct are Routes # 33, #21 & #42. Follow Columbus Boulevard South to Lombard Circle. Via Market Frankford El: Follow to 2nd and Market Street stop, about a 15-20 minute walk from our ship. Walk east on Market Street to Front Street (1/2 block). Make a right onto Front Street and follow to South Street. Make a left and cross over the South Street Bridge to Columbus Boulevard. The ship is located across Columbus Boulevard on Lombard Circle. Via Philadelphia Phlash: Take to the Market Street & Penn’s Landing stop. Follow directions above from Market Frankford El.
Notes: Penn's Landing has two nearby parking lots: the Lombard Circle Parking Lot and South Street Pedestrian Bridge Parking Lot.
Start Location Notes 401 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: none
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: All sales are final.

Pricing

SUNDAY DINNER CRUISE RETAIL PRICE NET RATE
Adult 12-99 years Available on request
Child 3-11 years Available on request
WEEKDAY DINNER CRUISE RETAIL PRICE NET RATE
Adult 12-99 years Available on request
Child 3-11 years Available on request
FRIDAY DINNER CRUISE RETAIL PRICE NET RATE
Adult 12-99 years Available on request
Child 3-11 years Available on request
SATURDAY DINNER CRUISE RETAIL PRICE NET RATE
Adult 12-99 years Available on request
Child 3-11 years Available on request

Options

Option Name Sunday Dinner Cruise
Option Description 2.5 hour Cruise departing at 6 pm
Option Name Weekday Dinner Cruise
Option Description 2.5 hour Cruise departing at 7 pm Monday through Friday
Option Name Friday Dinner Cruise
Option Description 3 hour Cruise departing at 7:30 pm
Option Name Saturday Dinner Cruise
Option Description 3 hour Cruise departing at 7:30 pm

Other Information

Voucher Info

The Spirit of Philadelphia departs from Penn's Landing.
401 S. Columbus Blvd • Philadelphia, PA 19106

Guests are required to have a voucher as proof of purchase. The voucher should include the guest's name, their confirmation number, information about confirming their reservation, information about exchanging their vouchers, and any other necessary details listed on this document.

FAQ Payment. What type of payment do you accept?

ayment is required in full at the time of the reservation. We accept major credit cards: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diner's Club. We also accept traveler's checks, money orders, and certified checks. Please send checks or money orders to the address below:

Spirit of Philadelphia - Office
123 Chestnut Street
Suite 402
Philadelphia, PA 19106
PLEASE NOTE: only credit cards will be accepted for additional on-board purchases.

Accessibility. Is the Spirit Wheelchair Accessible?

Yes. The Spirit has a deck and restrooms that can accommodate most standard-sized wheelchairs. Our crew is happy to aide passengers that need assistance. Please call 888-345-6660 to discuss any accessibility concerns and ensure that you are seated on an accessible deck.

Boarding. What is "Boarding Time" and "Cruising Time"?

"Boarding Time" is the earliest our guests may board the ship. Typically we begin boarding 1/2 hour prior to the "Cruise Time." Tickets may be picked up at our dockside kiosk up to one hour prior to the cruise.

Boarding Procedures. What should I expect?

You will be asked to show your ticket. In accordance with US Coast Guard Regulation, all passengers and their belongings being brought on to our vessels are subject to search and screening. In order to expedite the boarding process we ask that you please do not bring any unnecessary bags on board and please make sure that all gifts are in gift bags or unwrapped for easy screening.

Children. Are there any age requirements?

Children of all ages are welcome on our lunch and dinner cruises. However, on midnight moonlight cruises all passengers must be 21 years or older with valid photo ID. Children under 3 are complimentary and a discount is offered for children between the ages of 3 and 12 on select Lunch Cruises. Call toll free 866-455-3866 for details.

Coast Guard Regulations. Is the vessel Coast Guard certified?

Yes. The Spirit of Philadelphia is Coast Guard certified and maintained regularly to adhere to strict safety regulations.

Dietary Restrictions. Do you accommodate dietary restrictions?

Please check our menu for our vegetarian options. While we offer gluten and allergy free products and gluten sensitive menu items, we openly handle several allergens throughout our galleys. While we take precautions to keep ingredients separate, we cannot guarantee a gluten free environment. We do not have separate prep surfaces, cook tops or equipment. Our chef prepare and cook in common areas with shared equipment, therefore the items may come in contact with other food products. If you have any other special dietary concerns, please contact your event planner or guest services at 866-455-3866.

Payment. What type of payment do you accept?

Payment is required in full at the time of the reservation. We accept major credit cards: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diner's Club. We also accept traveler's checks, money orders, and certified checks. Please send checks or money orders to the address below:

Spirit of Philadelphia - Office
123 Chestnut Street
Suite 402
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Refund Policy. Do you offer refunds?

There are no refunds or exchanges. All sales are final. We cruise year-round, rain or shine. In the rare event the Coast Guard prohibits cruising because of weather, we will contact you to make other arrangements.

Rescheduling Policy. What is your rescheduling policy?

All cruise tickets are non-refundable.

Seasickness. Will I get seasick?

It is highly unlikely. The Spirit of Philadelphia is one of the largest and most stable harbor cruise ships on the Delaware River.

Smoking. What is your smoking policy?

All interior areas of our ship are non-smoking areas. Passengers who smoke may do so on the outdoor observation decks.

Tickets. Where can I pick up the cruise tickets?

Tickets can be conveniently picked up at the dock, up to a one hour prior to the cruise departure, on the day of the cruise. Valid photo ID will be required.

Weather. Do you sail in inclement weather?

Absolutely. Our ship is fully enclosed and climate-controlled for your comfort. We sail — rain or shine — year round.

Confirmation necessary? No
Redemption Tickets will be held at the box office