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Hornblower Cruises & Events

Creating Amazing Experiences!

Hornblower is famous for dinner cruises, whale watching, sightseeing harbor tours, weekend champagne brunch cruises and summer cocktail cruises, late night Rock the Yacht Parties. Hornblower combines the best of San Diego Bay for one-of-a-kind dining and sightseeing experiences. San Diego Bay provides some of the best views in Southern California, mixed with cool bay breezes and endless sunshine. The deck of a yacht is one of the best places to enjoy these views. Discounts are available for AAA members, groups, seniors, children or military.  Private charters and Destination Weddings available.

All Hornblower Cruises feature the amazing landmarks of the city and the bay, including the awe inspiring Coronado Bay Bridge, the USS Midway, Aircraft Carriers, The Star of India, submarines, Seaport Village, Convention center, Point Loma & more.

Neighborhood: Downtown

970 N Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 686-8715
Toll-Free: (800) ONTHEBAY
kwells@hornblower.com

Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM Weekends By Appointment. Reservations by phone are open 24 hours.

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Events to check out

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Whale & Dolphin Watching Adventures

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Dec 9, 2017 - ongoing

San Diego is one of the top locations to watch gray whales as they migrate from feeding grounds in the Arctic to calving lagoons in Baja California, Mexico. Hop on board a Hornblower Cruise for a...

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Sightseeing Harbor Cruises on San Diego Bay

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Jan 3, 2018 - ongoing

A harbor cruise on San Diego bay is one of the top attractions in San Diego because of this beautiful city's enormous harbor with landmarks, city architecture, navy ships and wild wonders.

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Sunday Champagne Brunch Cruises

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Jan 3 - ongoing

A full breakfast and lunch buffet, featuring seafood, carving station and Eggs Benedict Bar. Indulge in free-flowing bubbly champagne and amazing views make this brunch one of the most fun and...

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San Diego Sunset Dinner Cruises

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Jan 3 - ongoing

Whatever the occasion, raise your glass and enjoy a three-hour dinner cruise. You'll dine and dance on the gorgeous San Diego Bay, where the sparkling lights of the city will serve as your backdrop....

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Easter Brunch and Dinner Cruises on the bay

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Apr 1, 2018

Sweet, savory, and deliciously Easter in a sea of blue and green!   Vibrant colors, delicious desserts, crisp bubbly, and the Easter Bunny–that’s what makes an Easter celebration...

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Sights & Sips Sunset Cocktail Cruises

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Apr 6 - ongoing

Friday & Saturday Nights meet for Happy Hour on a yacht! This Sunset Cruise is one of a kind, with a complimentary glass of champagne, hors d'oeuvres and drink specials, while taking in San...

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Saturday Champagne Brunch Cruises

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Apr 7 - ongoing

Its like dining on a cruise ship when you are aboard the Inspiration Hornblower, the largest dinner yacht on San Diego Bay. Celebrate a birthday, anniversary, out-of-town guests, or any other occasion...

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Dogs Cruise Free on Pet Day on The Bay 4/28

Hornblower Cruises & Events
Apr 28, 2018

For 17 years, Hornblower has offered this popular, pup-friendly Pet Day on San Diego Bay which consistently serves up a tail-wagging good time! Hornblower invites dogs to cruise for free...

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San Diego Mother's Day Cruises

Hornblower Cruises & Events
May 13, 2018

Mother's Day Champagne Brunch with Live Jazz Whisk Mom aboard for an indulgent afternoon on the water complete with a scrumptious brunch buffet, bottomless champagne, relaxing jazz and stunning San...

Cruises We Offer:

  • Narrated Harbor Cruises for sightseeing - Six daily times
  • Whale Watching Cruises with theNAT (December-April & June-September)
  • Sunday Champagne Brunch Cruises, (includes free flowing champagne!)
  • Weekend Lobster Dinner Cruises
  • Sights and Sips Sunset Cocktail Cruises (April-October)

Special Event Cruises:

  • Monthly Full Moon Dinner Cruises
  • Valentine's Day Romantic Dinner Cruises
  • Easter, Mother's Day & Father's Day Cruises
  • Pet Day on the Bay & Bow Wow Brunch Cruise
  • Memorial Day, 4th of July & Labor Day Cruises

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View

Cruises We Offer:

  • Narrated Harbor Cruises for sightseeing - Six daily times
  • Whale Watching Cruises with theNAT (December-April & June-September)
  • Sunday Champagne Brunch Cruises, (includes free flowing champagne!)
  • Weekend Lobster Dinner Cruises
  • Sights and Sips Sunset Cocktail Cruises (April-October)
  • Private Charters, Convention Dinners, Destination Weddings and Special Events

Special Event Cruises:

  • Monthly Full Moon Dinner Cruises
  • Valentine's Day Romantic Dinner Cruises
  • Easter, Mother's Day & Father's Day Cruises
  • Pet Day on the Bay & Bow Wow Brunch Cruise
  • Memorial Day, 4th of July & Labor Day Cruises
  • Thanksgiving, Holiday & New Year's Cruises

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View
  • Outdoor
  • Kid Friendly
  • Tours
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • General Admission - Senior
  • Total Number of Seats: 1,005
  • Reservations Accepted
  • Cuisine: American
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Pricing: $36 Plus
  • Sunday Brunch
  • Outside Dining
  • Waterfront
  • Rentals
  • Charter
  • Motor
  • Boat Excursions
  • Whale Watching

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