New York Water Taxi




Cutting through the sparkling waters of the Hudson surrounding the majestic island of Manhattan, New York Water Taxi provides a one-of-a-kind locale for your wedding! Providing entertaining and breathtaking views of New York City’s dazzling skyline, gorgeous bridges, and flourishing waterfront parks, these sleek vessels offer more than just a wedding venue...they offer an experience! Each of New York Water Taxi's fleet offers premier amenities and first class design, creating the perfect atmosphere for your big day! Imagine saying your “I do’s” on one of the decks with breathtaking city views as your backdrop! The plush seating of each vessel, as well as their elegant bars, provide an ideal location for celebrating your union in comfort and style. As if this unique wedding experience could get any better, each of these lovely vessels feature low-emission engines and quiet engines that respect the Big Apple’s precious waterways.

Venue Style

Ocean/Waterfront View, Cruise Ship/Yacht, City/Skyline View


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The yacht rental fee ranges from $5,355 to $9,000 for a reception for a minimum of 2 hours. The yachts for a ceremony only wedding ranges from $3,570 to $6,000 for a minimum of 2 hours. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee ranges from $1,785 to $3,000/hr. Client can choose from Brooklyn and Manhattan docks for no additional fee. Please inquire with the venue for guest accommodations on the Zephyr for 200+ guests and the layout of the wedding. Having both ceremony and reception on the yachts are not usually recommended. The amenities included in the Wedding Spot profile are for the Zephyr yacht. Please inquire with the venue for exact meal and beverage pricing for the Water Taxi.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at New York Water Taxi is estimated at between $15,369 and $26,801 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public garage
In-house celebrity DJ
Flat screen TVs

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
Wheelchair access limited
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:00PM
No candles allowed