Hornblower Cruises & Events - Northern California

San Francisco



Known as a local favorite for dinner cruises in San Francisco, the Hornblower Cruises and Events of Northern California provides a one-of-a-kind setting for a nautical wedding day. Boasting breathtaking views, exceptional service, and delicious food and drinks prepared by the talented onboard chefs, it is little wonder that these distinctive yachts provide a truly unforgettable wedding experience. Create your picture perfect luxury yacht wedding on the San Francisco bay with scenic views of Alcatraz Island, the San Francisco skyline, and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. Begin your cruise by enjoying an intimate ceremony performed by the uniformed captain, sharing your first kiss as spouses surrounded by sparkling bay waters. Toast to your eternal happiness and delight in the best dinner on the bay as you celebrate with your friends and family within the yacht’s upscale interiors. Coordinate with the cruise’s professional wedding planners to provide you and your guests with an amazing experience!

Venue Style

Event Center, Ocean/Waterfront View, Cruise Ship/Yacht, Beach, Outdoor, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 1,500 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 20 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible start time. Early morning can be arranged.

Rental Fees

There is a rental fee for the yacht, along with a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. We offer a variety of packages which include cruise time, food and beverage. Private event packages require a 50 person minimum. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee. Please inquire with venue for details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Hornblower Cruises & Events - Northern California is estimated at between $13,840 and $18,992 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Dance area
Piano available for an additional fee

Special Restrictions

Wheelchair access limited
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 2:00AM