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Hornblower San Francisco Offers Excursions from both sides of the bay on New Year’s Eve

Hornblower San Francisco Offers Excursions from both sides of the bay on New Year’s Eve


Regardless of which side of the San Francisco Bay you are on, Hornblower is offering a New Year’s Eve option for you. Folks in either the East Bay or San Francisco can enjoy a night out on the water without having to cross the bridge or take BART under the bay. Sailing out of the Berkeley Doubletree Marina and our regular departure location at Pier 3 in San Francisco, we will have five cruises to ring in the New Year!

San Francisco, Pier 3 on the Embarcadero

Premier New Year’s Eve Cruise

Enjoy a four course gourmet dinner with an open top shelf bar, including champagne and liqueurs. Celebrate the New Year with an evening of dining and dancing to live entertainment until the countdown begins. Just before midnight, you’ll be treated to spectacular views of the San Francisco fireworks show. Boarding begins at 8pm and the cruise sails from 9pm to 1am.

Belle of the Ball New Year’s Eve Cruise

Celebrate New Year’s Eve on the iconic San Francisco Belle. This is the hottest spot to ring in the New Year with three floors of dancing and a roof deck for viewing the amazing fireworks display. Enjoy an open standard cocktail bar, along with a bountiful buffet dinner. Dance the night away to a DJ spinning tunes for your enjoyment.

Berkeley, Doubletree Marina

New Year’s Eve VIP Seated Dinner

Enjoy a four hour cruise, with hosted top shelf bar, a full four course seated dinner and a DJ for dancing all night! Located next to convenient parking, you’ll sail away from the Berkeley marina and cruise around San Francisco Bay. At midnight, you’ll enjoy front row seats to San Francisco’s fireworks display.

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner

Looking for a New Year’s gala on the bay. Enjoy our fabulous New Year’s buffet dinner, open standard cocktail bar, including dinner liqueurs and house champagne, festive New Year’s party favors, a DJ for dancing. With convenient parking, you’ll enjoy a scenic sail around San Francisco Bay and be treated to close-up views of the fireworks display.

Starry Night New Year’s Eve Cruise

Looking during in New Year with a cocktail in hand? Come aboard the Berkeley Starry Night New Year’s Eve Cocktail Cruise to sip on delicious cocktails, taste scrumptious hors d’oeuvres and enjoy unlimited champagne. Enjoy a DJ for entertainment and a fabulous view of the San Francisco fireworks display at midnight.

New Year’s Day

Do you already have other plans for New Year’s Eve? If you do we still have an option for you for the next morning. Enjoy our morning after champagne brunch cruise, departing from both San Francisco Pier 3 and the Berkeley Doubletree Marina. Indulge on classic brunch favorites such as French toast, home fried potatoes and bottomless mimosas while taking in the beautiful sites of the San Francisco Bay. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to cruise under the Bay Bridge, get up close to the views of Alcatraz, and sit back while you enjoy the spectacular San Francisco skyline.

To join us for our New Year’s Eve cruises in our other cities, cruise in:

San Diego | Marina Del Rey | Newport Beach | New York

About Hornblower Cruises & Events

Hornblower Cruises & Events

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