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Nina's Dandy

0 Prince St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3343
+1 703-683-6076
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Anniversary cruise

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary with another couple and we thoroughly enjoyed our cruise... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
mdahess
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Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
Washington, D.C. & Old Town Alexandria from the Potomac.

Take a round trip cruise on the Potomac from Old Town Alexandria to Washington, D.C. on the Dandy... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
eastbyeast2017
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Alexandria, Virginia
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
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0 Prince St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3343
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary with another couple and we thoroughly enjoyed our cruise. We arrived a half hour before boarding having parked at another lot because I didn't follow directions; we're still married though, lol. The lot that is in front of...More

Thank mdahess
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Take a round trip cruise on the Potomac from Old Town Alexandria to Washington, D.C. on the Dandy, a large sight-seeing boat. This is a two-and-a-half hour trip that includes a buffet brunch and champagne. Nothing shabby here. Staff is efficient and polite, food is...More

Thank eastbyeast2017
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We had a lovely time aboard Nina's Dandy. My disabled brother in law was in town and we were looking for a way to see the sights without walking all over creation. Nina's Dandy totally fit the bill. The brunch was excellent and I really...More

Thank wegirl65
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Nina's Dandy was a lovely cruise. I rated 4 stars and not 5 due to the booking inconvenience. I booked my trip for Sunday evening of Sept 3 which is my husbands birthday, I received a call a week or so before the cruise...More

1  Thank rekischas
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

It was a beautiful day for a brunch cruise. I purchased a voucher on Groupon for a very reasonable price. I called a few days before to reserve a table and had to give my voucher # and credit card info over the phone to...More

Thank DoctorCP
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I'm ashamed to admit that we were "those" people. We forgot about our groupon (my husband got deployed), and they honored it a few days late. We were stuck in traffic for more than 2 hours, and they were on the phone with us trying...More

1  Thank AngSeaWA
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Parking is really bad, but then what do you really expect from a wharf in a historical town? forget heels if you either unless you want to carry them and walk on rocks. The ambiance is as usual, according to the quality of one's company...More

Thank TeresaOberg
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great tour - especially during Sunday brunch with older individuals that have mobility issues - reasonable ($5) parking available and easy access. Great narration and very attentive staff.

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Just had a corporate function and the entire process went well with event manager and Victor on board. The décor is a bit dated and tired, but you are here for experiencing the scenic cruise and the views of the monuments all lit up at...More

Thank lunalunera1214
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I had a Groupon for this cruise but you also have to pay an additional fee and gratuity ( which I didn't mind that). So ended up really not saving very much.My husband and I had ice tea and that was not included in price...More

Thank georgia_8
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LT2119
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Response from Wineaux FromAlexandria | Reviewed this property |
I would not pay full price. Look for a deal on Groupon, LivingSocial, CapitalDeal, or AmazonLocal that reduces the cost by half. Because the food is not great .... the best time is the Sunday brunch cruise. That cruise... More
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