Corporate Yacht Charter

Event planners recognize Manhattan Steamboat Company as one of the top sources for corporate yacht charters in NYC. The 120-foot Aqua Azul can host 50-350 guests and is the perfect venue to host executive meetings and corporate gatherings. Have your guests meet in a private setting while enjoying New York’s magnificent backdrop. Corporate entertaining on board our charter yachts offers an exclusive ambiance that helps to unwind, get inspired and connect. A memorable cruise is also an excellent way to honor Charitable Trust benefactors and raise funds for Non-Profit entities.

Corporate Event Planning

Our nautical event planning assistance is invaluable and our corporate events are not cookie-cutter celebrations. We will work with you to create a unique corporate yacht charter that is custom-tailored to fit your needs. In the past 10 years, we held numerous CEO dinners, executive board meetings, and deal-closing celebrations on board our yachts. Roaring ’20s, Brazilian Carnival, and other theme parties have been held on board. Our executive chef prepares fresh and exciting cuisine on board. As you can imagine, NY Harbor, the Hudson River, the East River, and Long Island Sound are amazing playgrounds for fantastic celebrations.

We help bring your ideas to life by listening to you, by carefully planning your events and by perfectly executing your celebrations. The outcome is successful corporate yacht events that are sophisticated, thrilling and truly memorable. Don’t hesitate to discuss your needs with us – we will assist you in creating a wonderful affair that will benefit your organization and make a lasting impression on your clients and colleagues! Our long list of testimonials and repeat clients is a testament to that.

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  • Corporate Yacht Charters
  • Sales Appreciation Cruises
  • Client Entertaining
  • Corporate Outings
  • Deal Closings
  • Incentive Travel Cruises
  • CEO dinners
  • Business Meetings
  • Team Building Activities in NYC Cruises
  • Symposium at Sea
  • Corporate Holiday Parties
  • Corporate Anniversaries
  • Charitable Trust gatherings
  • Fund Raising events
  • Benefactor Appreciation Cruises
  • Summer day on the water
  • Hudson River Foliage Cruises



  • 3 or 4 hours actual cruising time, plus
  • 30 minutes boarding time and 30 minutes disembarkation time
  • Superb cuisine catered to your taste by our yacht’s executive chef
  • Cocktail hour immediately after boarding
  • Dessert Hour after event meal
  • Complimentary greeting of guests with wine and sparkling water upon boarding
  • Open bar for the duration of the cruise until dockage
  • On board audio system
  • On board flat screen TVs to play a slideshow
  • Dancing Hour
  • Professional servers in formal attire
  • Maitre D’ to facilitate the celebration
  • House silk orchid arrangements at no additional charge
  • House silk linen at no additional charge
  • House china, stemware and flatware at no additional charge
  • Optional Occasion cake
  • Optional Champagne or After Dinner Cordial Bar
  • Optional Menu Items
  • Elegant florals from top NY Florists- optional
  • Excellent MCs and DJ – optional
  • Piano Players, Bands, Jazz Trios and other Musicians- optional
  • Award-Winning Photographers- optional
  • Best of NY Videographers- optional
  • Cigar Rollers to enhance the celebration- optional
  • Casino Tables and Dealers enhance the celebration- optional
  • Cartoonists, magicians and other service providers to enhance the celebration- optional
  • Belly Dancers, Samba Dances to enhance the celebration- optional
  • Impressionists and other entertainers to enhance the celebration- optional




Manhattan Steamboat offers a 2, 3, 4 or 5-hour private cruise through amazing NY harbor, up the Hudson River or in LI Sound. Events held on board the AQUA AZUL will be tailored to match your style and budget. You may want to host a formal affair or an informal, leisurely-style celebration; you may want a day or an evening cruise, you may want to offer your guests a full cocktail-style menu a plated dinner to celebrate a corporate milestone… The options are endless! Our yachts are ideal settings for on board celebrations. They offer numerous advantages among them the ability to have your guests see NYC from the water, in a unique and elegant setting. It also allows hosts to offer a more exciting affair than the typical land-based gathering. Cruising on board a private yacht in NY Harbor is always special, but doing it with colleagues and clients is truly amazing. Surprisingly, the cost of hosting an event on board our private yacht is very competitive and is comparable to quality land-based venues with the added benefit of cruising instead of being confined to a 4-wall hotel room or hall space… Why not host your event it in a hip and trendy venue on the water? The AQUA AZUL is ideal for that.

Please contact us for detailed pricing and corporate event offerings.