Join a Hornblower Dinner Cruise from Newport Beach for an evening of luxury and romance. Savor a delicious plated meal prepared from seasonal, local ingredients, and take in the stunning views of Newport Harbor and the Southern California coastline. It's an ideal choice for a romantic date night, special celebration, or memorable evening with friends and family.
The cruise meets at City Cruises by Hornblower, located at 2431 West Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92663.
There are no age restrictions. Please note, all minors require adult supervision.
This cruise requires semi-formal attire such as dress pants, dress shirts, skirts or dresses, and dress shoes. Casual jeans, t-shirts, and sandals are not permitted.
Please bring a valid photo ID. The U.S. Coast Guard requires all passengers over 18 years old to have valid photo identification. Also, bring along a light jacket or wrap as it may get a bit breezy on the outer decks.
City Cruises' vessels are subject to inspections by the U.S. Coast Guard and have licensed crew members onboard. They also follow Maritime Security (MARSEC) guidelines.
Boarding time is 30 minutes prior to departure.
Smoking is prohibited in all areas on board.
As you board, the captain and marine crew will direct you to your deck. From there the host/hostess will show your party to your assigned table(s). Decks are never guaranteed to non-private groups. They assign seats based on needs and capacity for each cruise.
There will be a guaranteed table for your party size.
Yes, vegetarian meals are available and can be arranged at the time of booking. If you have a group with dietary restrictions, please make your request in the "Have Special Needs" comment box when booking your tickets.
Guests are welcome to come and meet the captain and the first officer. However, for safety and security reasons, they ask that you check with the staff onboard before visiting the pilot house.
Dinner service begins immediately upon embarking.
Cakes may be brought on board, however, you will be charged a cake cutting fee. Small flower bouquets are also permitted. Please keep in mind you are on a ship, so top heavy arrangements will not be stable. Unfortunately, early boarding is not available.
Each vessel is 100% Coast Guard certified with life preservers and all required lifesaving equipment, including child life vests.
This cruise is not wheelchair accessible.
They do not validate for parking.
This cruise sails rain or shine. In the case of severe weather conditions or upon the direction of the U.S. Coast Guard, the vessel will remain dockside, but provide the full dining service.
A service charge is collected at the time of reservation, related to the cruise and the service included in the ticket. If you wish to purchase additional beverages or food enhancements onboard, they recommend you leave a gratuity onboard based on the quality of service provided to you by your server.