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Hornblower Cruises & Events

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970 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 619-686-8715
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USD 126.59*
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Viator Exclusive: San Diego Luxury Dinner Cruise with Window Seating and...
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USD 87.33*
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San Diego Champagne Brunch Cruise
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USD 25.00*
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San Diego One Hour Harbor Cruise and Sea Lion Adventure
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San Diego Dinner Cruises,Champagne Brunch, Blue Whale watching. Sightseeing by boat on Harbor Cruises on San Diego Bay or Gray Whale Watching Cruises (seasonally). Summer Cocktail Cruises, Blue Whale Watching in summer, Fireworks dinner cruises and Lobster Dinner Cruises! Private yacht charters, holiday parties and Destination wedding receptions for two or groups under 1000. Special discounts are posted online. Birthday offer: Buy 3 dinner tickets or brunch and get 1 FREE! Use code BDY.Family friendly with discounts for children, seniors, military and groups.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“dinner cruise” (97 reviews)
“south bay” (60 reviews)
“hour tour” (91 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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970 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
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+1 619-686-8715
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Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The dinner cruise was a great experience. Top deck view is great. However, the dinner service took almost an hour to get main course. You board at 1830, depart 1900 and first meal comes out at 1930. Most people come to the cruise not eating...More

Thank Danny G
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Danny - Thank you for your feedback. We have noted your comments regarding the food and have passed it along to our Management team. We will also review the time interval between each dinner course. Glad to hear that you still enjoyed the cruise!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The boat was comfortable, the commentary interesting. The views were good. This chiller was it earth shattering but for $30 and one hour it was exactly as expected. Very cool overview of San Diego Harbor- North Bay

Thank AngieFritzNichols
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience on board. Join us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would not say this is a must do activity while in town. For most of the time the ship just stays still in the bay. We had a large group that made it fun otherwise it would have dragged a little. Food was decent...More

Thank Charlie D
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Charlie - Thank you for your feedback. We are sad to hear that you were not 'wowed' by your experience with us. We hope you'll give us another chance to impress you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were traveling to SD and decided to celebrate my birthday / our upcoming anniversary with a dinner cruise after having a lovely experience with a champagne brunch cruise in NYC. After the excursion, my husband and I agreed it wasn't worth the money and...More

Thank LegsForDays
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share the details of your experience on your recent cruise. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the cruise as much as we'd hope you would. We will be sharing your feedback with...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I took the 1 hour cruise south direction as a part of my Go Card that also offered options for a 2 hour cruise or a whale watching one..it was very boring just looking the coronado island and the harbor that are reachable by car..it...More

1  Thank ahmedghanem2015
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate your review. We're sorry you had anything less than an amazing experience on our cruise. While we think that the cruise does offer a unique view of some San Diego harbor attractions, we understand you had different expectations. We do offer other cruise...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

An evening cruise with a buffet dinner. Not overly crowded and easy to move around. The lights of the skyline were impressive. After that--its dark outside.More

Thank Denny B
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Denny - Thank you for your review. We are glad that you were able to enjoy the sights of the skyline during the cruise. We also offer onboard entertainment so we hope you were able to enjoy yourself on the dancefloor as well. Come...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

So it’s Fleet Week and we drove down from Vista because there’s not a lot that happens up here. Wandered around the free ships and then we saw the Harbor tours. I remembered seeing them on Groupon. I got 6 tickets, ended up being $14...More

Thank Denise C
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review, Denise - we are so happy you had a wonderful time!

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28 May 2017|
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Response from Rebecca M | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hornblower has a range of tours from $25 for a one hour tour to $81 for our 3 hour dinner cruise. Get online to see our cocktail cruises too!
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JandN93
11 February 2017|
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Response from traveladdict2015 | Reviewed this property |
That really depends on the weather - which, of course, you want to check on the day you're going out. Keep in mind that the seas are calmer in the mornings, and the afternoon the winds tend to pick up quite a bite. No... More
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Response from Spencer H | Reviewed this property |
about a block, it's an easy walk!
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