Private Boat Charters
Weddings, rehearsal dinners, birthday parties or corporate events.
The Perfect Venue for Any Event!
Celebrate your next special event with us on the water! We provide an exclusive venue for Birthdays, Anniversaries, Weddings and more! Private Boat Cruises are available 7 days a week in season.
Our versatile, custom-built party boat can accommodate up to 48 passengers. Our vessel is equipped with a surround-sound speaker system, LED lighting for evening cruises, a clean restroom and a full bar. We have Open Bar and Catering options specifically designed for your event.
You can now book your own event using the button below! Is your date not available in our calendar? Send us an event request here. We look forward to hosting your group on the water!
$1,000 (plus taxes/fees) for up to 25 guests ($40 per person)
$1,200 for 26-48 guests ($25 per person)
**PRE SEASON SALE** Use Promo code Charter22 for $200 off all Private Charters paid in full prior to March 1st!
Don’t have a confirmed guest count for your party yet? You can book your reservation for the minimum guest quantity, and then add additional passengers up to 48 hours prior to your cruise date.
All Private Charters are Two Hours in length. Additional time may be available.
Daytime Charter Times: 11:00am-1:00pm, 1:30pm-3:30pm, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Evening Sunset Charter: 6:30pm-8:30pm or 7:00pm-9:00 Mid Summer
A 50% deposit is required to reserve your date. Please visit our policies page for details on weather cancellations and refunds.
Options For Smaller Groups (up to 15)
Are you interested in an open-air, private boat charter with a licensed captain? Our custom built Ferry Boat is ideal for small excursions on the Chesapeake Bay! This boat is available Monday through Friday. Click here to Learn More.
Also check out our other brand Wellwood Water Taxi & Tours located at the famous Wellwood Restaurant on the North East River! Approx. 30 minute drive from Chesapeake City. The Wellwood is perfect for smaller groups with a full Tiki bar & restroom onboard.
Catering/Drink Packages Available
Open Bar: The bartender will keep a tab of the drinks ordered by your guests and at the end of the cruise the balance will be paid by the host. The open bar option will be charged a gratuity.
Cash Bar: Guests can purchase their own drinks on a per drink basis.
Guests are not permitted to bring on their own alcoholic beverages. All coolers must be approved by staff.
Add a Champagne toast for your party- ask us about pricing.
The Chesapeake Inn Restaurant is located next to our dock and caters many of our events! We are happy to send you the current season menu and make sure you get in contact with the catering manager. If you have a different caterer you would like to use, please let us know!
You may bring your own food, all self brought food must be approved. We recommend easy food to eat on board!
Coolers must be approved. No alcoholic beverages may be brought on board.
We provide an amazing experience for team building or just an afternoon on the water. Our largest boat can accommodate 48 passengers. We are located next to the Chesapeake Inn Restaurant & Tiki Bar and close to Schaefers Canal House, Prime 225, The Bayard House and The Tap Room–all fabulous restaurants! Catering on board can be arranged. Drink packages are available. Corporate groups may request to have gratuity included. Please fill out the Private Charter Form to get started with your group!
Coach Bus/Field Trip Packages
We have a special group rate of $12 per person for all field trips and coach bus groups! Coach Bus trips usually last between 1 hour and 1 hour 15 minutes. (Minimum of 35 passengers) if minimum is not met, group may pay additional cost to meet the minimum. Certain dates may not be available for this rate i.e. holidays.
Please fill out the Private Charter Form to get started with your group!