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The BEAST Speedboat Ride

West 42nd Street and 12th Avenue, Pier 83, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-563-3200
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West 42nd Street and 12th Avenue, Pier 83, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-563-3200

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I would recommend going in May rather than June... too many school groups! The ride was fast and fun. Our grown children and grandchildren (6 and 8) loved the ride and laughed at the water gun antics of the crew. Nice view of the Statue...More

Thank retiredandtraveling5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were so looking forward to this! The boat was completely full, as there was a large high school group on board. It was cool (60°-ish) and pretty windy out on the water, so it was very choppy. We putt-putted out to the Statue of...More

Thank L M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it was sooo much fun. front of boat for their bumps and back for their splashes. lots of music. lot's of laughs.. well worth it

Thank dozy_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took 15, 5th-8th graders. They LOVED it. Boat is fast and bumpy, like an amusement park ride but longer. Goes right out to the Statue of Liberty, stops for photos, and heads back. Less than an hour round trip. Perfect amount of time; ride and...More

Thank suevonr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely worth taking a ride on the beast if you are visiting NYC, especially on a sunny day when the view is breathtaking. Although the ride is fast and bumpy, you quickly forget this and begin to love every minute of it, so don't feel...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great way to get out and see the Statue of Liberty, the guys who run it are fun and really give you a thrill seeking ride, well worth a go, especially if you do it on the City pass.......

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We are a family of 5 with boys of 16, 13 and a girl of 11. We were only in NYC for 3 nights so were short of time and wanted a fun way to swing by the Statue of Liberty and to see Lower...More

4  Thank MontyBobbyBlue
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Chose this as we wanted to see the statue in a shorter time. We laughed so hard speeding there? Making fun of those who chose the slow ferry and by far the coolest way to see the Manhattan skyline and the Statue of Liberty. Best...More

2  Thank bigtravels
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We enjoyed the 30 minutes of fun on the Beast, we did it just for that reason, we didn’t want to be on a ferry for hours and we were able to take as many photos at the Statue of Liberty as there was not...More

2  Thank BlackiesGirl
Reviewed 12 October 2016

My son and I were in NYC for a short trip. He wanted to do this ride to see the Statue of Liberty. This is a great way to see Lady Liberty if you don't have much time. It is great cause its about a...More

2  Thank DSA92592
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Is a ride on The Beast included in the New York City Pass? (newyorkpass . com)
15 May 2017|
Response from dozy_11 | Reviewed this property |
yes it is. there maybe $5 supplement though
HI! will be in NYC march 11-14 and would like to take daughter. What are your hours and also what is a new york pass that i saw in an above answer
24 February 2017|
Response from wishesandreams |
I am pretty sure the New York Pass is the one found at newyorkpass . com (ignore the spaces, tripadvisor will not let me post a link) also, I do not know if this is included on the New York Pass, sorry. :(
Jeanne B
Do you give military discounts?
31 July 2016|
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Response from Dan R | Reviewed this property |
Active military usually do. Living socialor,groupon usually provide half price deals.