Book a Private Cruise!

A memorable event awaits you aboard our vessels at Hudson Cruises Inc. in Hudson, New York. Book a private charter or call for more information about our special event packages. From parties to meetings, we can do it all, including catering!

Captain Standing in front of Marika

Private Cruises aboard the Marika

Celebrate your wedding, retirement, fundraiser, or corporate event on the water. Hudson Cruises Inc. can accommodate your special event on one of our three vessels. We've hosted a variety of celebrations, including:

  • Showers
  • Birthday Parties
  • Family Gatherings
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvahs
  • Sales/Business Meetings
  • Tour Bus Groups
  • Resort Groups and More

Charter Rates

Full day and full weekend charter rates we base on the availability of any one of our vessels. Prices also vary based on your requests such as catering service, travel time, and more. The final price we adjust accordingly.

Little Spirit

12 passenger max.
$175 per hour.

Spirit on Hudson

Currently, not available

49 passenger max.
$900 per hour.

The Marika Yacht

Currently, not available

135 passenger max.
$1,100 per hour.


2 hour minimum on all cruises.

Additional Hours Pricing

Pricing for each additional hour beyond the two hour minimum varies per vessel. An additional hour on the river for single blocked cruises on the Spirit on Hudson is $550. Enjoy another hour aboard Little Spirit for $150. Please call for additional hour pricing for The Marika.

Discounted Rates

Call for information about our discounts for multiple charters for larger events and Mon/Tue/Wed special pricing.

Private Dockside Events

Enjoy a private dockside event for $500 per hour. You can dine your clients or customers during a business luncheon, host a birthday party, hold a meeting, and more aboard our stationary vessel. Private dockside events are only available in Hudson.

Enjoying lunch on the Hudson River