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|Our Adult Telephone Rate"Our Adult Telephone Rate" is the Alcatraz Media Inc. rate for this tour/activity. This is the rate charged for orders placed by telephone. :||$186.87|
|Our Adult Internet Rate"Internet Rate" is the Alcatraz Media Inc. rate for orders placed online. :||$179.37|
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Our Child Rate
FIRST CLASS SERVICE
(per prson, must order for all in party):
ROMANCE ON THE RIVER
(per couple, ages 21+):
Enjoy a New York Bateaux Dinner Cruise!
This cosmopolitan and elegant three-hour harbor cruise event is fun for all ages. It is the ultimate New York indulgence. Bateaux New York is a dining experience as inspiring as the city itself. These rates apply to Saturday dinner cruises.
A sister ship of Bateaux in London and Paris, Bateaux New York's Celestial offers fine food, sophisticated music, and unparalleled views of the world's most magnificent skyline through its unique design of curved glass walls and ceiling.
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Length: 3 hours
7:00 pm on Saturday
Check availability calendar for specific dates. Boarding 30 minutes prior to departure
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Summary: 72 HOURS MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED. This tour includes cruise, dinner, and entertainment. Rates include tax and gratuity on food service, but not on beverage service. Beverages (other than coffee and tea) are not included unless First Class Service Upgrade is added - see description of First Class Service. Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Minimum age is 5 and there is no child discount for this cruise. Reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-880-9108.
There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown includes any and all taxes, fuel surcharges, and service fees. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.
The ship cruises the Hudson and East Rivers, past the skyscrapers of Manhattan including the Empire State Building. You'll also see the Intrepid Sea-Air Space museum, the Brooklyn Bridge, the site of the World Trade Center, Battery Park City, South Street Seaport, and the Verrazano Narrows Bridge - the second-longest single-span suspension bridge in the world - Governor's Island, Ellis Island, and Colgate Clock. Of course, the highlight of your cruise is the Statue of Liberty, one of the most celebrated landmarks in the world.
Rates apply to dinner cruises on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, and do not apply for special event cruises such as Valentines, Easter, Mothers Day, Fathers Day, July 4th, or New Year's Eve.
Enhancement Upgrade Options
First Class Service Upgrade
Give your cruise event a truly special touch by adding this select enhancement package! First Class Service must be ordered for each member in your party ages 5+, and includes:
Romance on the River Upgrade
Enjoy a romantic getaway for you and someone special. Romance on the River is priced "per-couple" and is only available for persons 21 years of age and older, and includes:
Shrimp and Corn Chowder
Roasted Sweet Corn, Gulf Shrimp, Red Pepper and Potato with Fresh Cream
Pate De Canard
Classic Duck Pate with Cornichons, Grainy Mustard and Toast Points
Bateaux Antipasto Plateau
Fresh Mozzarella, Roasted and Marinated Vegetables and Assorted Olives
With Lardons, Egg, Blue Cheese and Dijon Vinaigrette
Beef Short Ribs
Syrah Braised Short Ribs with Red Skinned Smashed Potatoes,
Seasonal Vegetables and Gremolata
Wild Oven Roasted Salmon
With Toasted Orzo, Basil and a Black Olive and Pear Tomato Tapenade
Seafood Manicotti Gratinee
Four Cheese-filled Manicotti au Gratin topped with Shrimp,
Scallops and Mussels. Served with a Creamy Alfredo and Pomodoro Ragu with Pesto
Free Range Tuscan Chicken Breast
With Vegetable Rice, White Truffle and Cremini Mushroom Sauce
Fennel and Coriander Crusted Pork Loin
With Caramelized Granny Smith Apples and Roasted Rosemary Yukon Gold Potatoes
Mediterranean Vegetable Purse
Israeli Couscous, Roasted Vegetables and imported Cheese in a
Whole Wheat Pastry Bundle served on a bed of Tahini Hummus with a Warm Tomato Salad
Bateaux’s Decadent Chocolate Truffle Torte
Rich Two layer moist Chocolate Cake, Filled with delicate Chocolate Mousse,
Fully enrobed in a smooth Dark Chocolate Ganache
New York Style Cheesecake
With Seasonal Fruit Compote
Seasonal Fruit Crisp
Warmed with Tahitian Vanilla Ice Cream
Dessert du Jour
Chef’s daily dessert selection
Coffee, Tea & Ice-Tea Included
Kosher meal requests need to be submitted at least 48 hours in advance. All pricing includes tax and gratuity on food service.
Dress Code: No T-shirts, jeans, shorts, sneakers, or men's sandals.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where does the ship go?
The ship cruises the Hudson and East Rivers, past the skyscrapers of Manhattan including the Empire State Building. You'll also see the Intrepid Sea-Air Space museum, the Brooklyn Bridge, the site of the World Trade Center, Battery Park City, South Street Seaport, and the Verrazano Narrows Bridge - the second-longest single-span suspension bridge in the world, Governor's Island, Ellis Island, and Colgate Clock. Of course, the highlight of your cruise is the Statue of Liberty, one of the most celebrated landmarks in the world.
Is there any age requirement?
Ages 5 and up are welcome to ride the evening cruise, but there is no child price discount. The dinner cruise is very elegant, so children are not recommended. You must be at least 21 years old with a valid ID to purchase or consume alcohol on any of our other cruises.
What type of entertainment is offered?
Listen. Dance. Cheek-to-cheek. The moment you step aboard, a musical trio sets the mood for an elegant evening of cosmopolitan delights. After dinner as you cruise the tip of Manhattan, a talented vocalist joins the trio to compliment the spectacular skyline views with a sophisticated variety of familiar standards, light pop and Broadway tunes.
What is your smoking policy?
All interior areas of the ship are non-smoking areas. Passengers who enjoy smoking may do so on the outdoor observation decks.
Is the ship handicap accessible?
The Bateaux can accommodate wheelchairs for boarding and provides handicapped restrooms on the second deck. Please notify us of any special assistance members of your group prior to the cruise. We want to ensure you receive the necessary attention and appropriate assistance at the time of your arrival.
Will my cell phone work on the cruise?
Yes, your cell phone will work on the cruise. For the comfort of other guests, we ask that cell phone conversations be held on the outside decks.
Can I make reservations by phone and pay at the ship?
No. Payment is required in full at the time of the reservation. We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
What should I wear?
For evening cruises, it is strongly suggested that men wear a jacket. For women, we recommend evening or business attire. T-shirts, jeans, shorts or sneakers are not permitted.
Is parking available at the ship?
Yes. Paid parking is available a few feet away from our ship.
Do you sail in foul weather?
Absolutely. The ship is fully enclosed and climate-controlled for your comfort. The ships sails - rain or shine - year round.
How early should I arrive for my cruise?
Boarding generally begins 45 to 60 minutes prior to the cruise.
Will I get seasick?
It's unlikely. The ship operates in New York Harbor, on the Hudson River and the East River, which are all very calm bodies of water. What's more, the ship is large and very stable, so in most cases, you can hardly tell that the ship is moving.
How is seating arranged on board?
Seating is arranged on the day of the cruise. Your hosts try to arrange seating to complement your experience, however seating requests are not accepted.
Is gratuity included in the ticket price?
A service charge is included to cover gratuity on the food portion of the ticket price. It does not include any gratuity on beverages purchased on the ship or any outstanding personal service provided by your server.
What kind of food is served?
The menu is New American Cuisine. You will be served a plated meal.
Are beverages included?
Coffee and tea are included. All other beverages can be purchased onboard.
What do drinks cost?
The mixed drinks start at $7.50, beer starts at $5.50, wine at $7.50 per glass, and sodas are $4.50.
Is the whole boat all glass?
The Celestial features glass ceiling and walls with supporting framework to offer an unparalleled view of the New York skyline. The interior is beautifully appointed including hardwood floors.
Do the windows fog up in the rain?
The boat is enclosed with triple pane, concave glass. There is a defogging system that does not allow the windows to fog up.
What does "Bateaux" mean?
Bateaux is the French word for "boats."
72 HOURS MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED. This tour includes cruise, dinner, and entertainment. Rates include tax and gratuity on food service, but not on beverage service. Beverages (other than coffee and tea) are not included unless First Class Service Upgrade is added - see description of First Class Service. Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Minimum age is 5 and there is no child discount for this cruise. Reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-880-9108.