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$24 - Evening Drinks Cruise on Newport Bay, Reg. $50

Sold out - This deal was published October 16, 2012 and sold out October 29, 2012.
$24 - Evening Drinks Cruise on Newport Bay, Reg. $50
By Travelzoo Staff
With this Local Deal, Travelzoo subscribers can pick a 90-minute Newport Bay cruise from Ocean Explorer Cruises. For $24 per person or $46 for two, sail toward the horizon on a sunset or evening cruise (regularly $50 per person), both of which include alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks.

Why we love it

  • For $24 per person or $46 for 2, pick a 90-minute Newport Bay cruise from Ocean Explorer Cruises
  • These excursions -- sunset and evening cruises -- include alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages (regularly $50 per person)
  • Or for $12 per person or $20 for 2, enjoy the same cruise without drinks
  • Cruises run Fridays, Saturday and Sundays
  • Or for $599, regularly $1400, get a private boat rental for up to 102 people

When

Oct. 16, 2012 - Nov. 30, 2012

Where

Ocean Explorer Cruises
400 Main St.
Newport Beach, CA 92661
(See Map)
Tel: 949-673-1489

What's included

  • The cruises include up to four mixed drinks, beers or glasses of wine per person with unlimited nonalcoholic drinks as well. Each option is available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Call ahead for departure times, as they vary seasonally, and are available through Nov. 30.
  • Alternately, get a boarding pass for the cruise without the drinks for only $12 per person (regularly $25) or $20 for two (regularly $50). Beverages and snacks can be purchased a la carte onboard.
  • Or for $599, rent a private boat rental for either cruise. The boat accommodates up to 102 people (valid Monday-Thursday; drinks/food not included). This package regularly costs $1400.
Travelzoo Tip: Need a place to stay in Newport? Save 35% off current rates with this deal from Newport Beach Hotel.

The fine print

Vouchers can be redeemed starting Tuesday, Oct. 16, through Nov. 30, 2012. Vouchers for the $599 private boat rental only can be redeemed through Mar. 31, 2013; not valid in December. Reservations are required and based on availability. Please call either 949-675-0551 or the secondary line 949-673-1435 to make a reservation. Cruises are available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Call ahead for Sunset Cruise and Evening Cruise take-off times (varies seasonally). The private boat rental is valid Monday-Thursday only. A fuel surcharge may apply. See below for full terms and conditions.

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$24   $50
52% off
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Ocean Explorer Cruises
90% Enjoyed Ocean Explorer Cruises
90% (577 ratings)
Sold out at
10:00 p.m. CT on Oct. 29
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90% Enjoyed Ocean Explorer Cruises
(577 ratings)
4.3
Quality of Service
4.5
Quality of Activity
4.5
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The crew were pleasant and fun

Oct 15, 2014 Wendy

The crew

Saw two kinds of whales and lots of dolphins.

Oct 14, 2014 Anthony CO, United States

Everything

Great Captain and crew, very enjoyable cruise. Will definitely come back again.

Oct 05, 2014 jeri AZ, United States

Yes. other passengers were very nice and friendly

Staffs service need to be improved. The boat was 45 min late for its departure time and no staff would informed us of the status. It was a hot sunny day and many of us who stood in line (especially one with children) had difficulties not knowing when the boat will be arriving for the tour departure. There were three staffs in a tiny office and they really didn't care. They had this 'don't bother me' attitude.

Oct 04, 2014 Chris CA, United States

We had a great time! The ships Captain kept it fun and entertaining. We saw a rare baby Humpback Whale and hundreds of dolphins on our cruise. It was perfect weather and a perfect trip! Thank you Ocean Exployer Cruises!

Sep 30, 2014 Russell California, United States

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400 Main St.
Newport Beach, CA 92661
Tel: 949-673-1489

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