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World Yacht

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World Yacht brought the luxury dinner cruise business to New York City in 1984 and became the vanguard of experiential dining, hosting the sociocultural luminaries of the 20th and 21st century. Our vessels set the standard, both in terms of...more
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Pier 81, W 41st St and 12th Ave, New York City, NY
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 January 2005

My wife, 16 year old daughter and I took this dinner cruise on the penultimate night of our 7 nite vacation to New York , March '04. The reason I'm leaving this post is because I'm searching the web to book it again when we're...More

18  Thank StantheMan
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 January 2008

This year for my husband's birthday, I decided to do something different and book a luxury dinner cruise around Manhattan. I went on the internet and researched several different companies and World Yacht dinner cruises seemed like a good option. They were advertising a one...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2018

My wife and I decided to splurge for the dinner cruise with a view. The best idea we had while visiting NYC. We got there a little early and were greeted by deck hands and were seated for dinner. We did buy the drink tickets...More

2  Thank toolmanore
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Our first night in New York and what a way to spend it - excellent food, free flpwong champagne and drink (we had the drinks package) and the most attentive and pleasant waiter we have ever experienced! (when up on the deck enjoying the view...More

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Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for joining us for a cruise on Hudson's at Pier 81. It is wonderful to know that the staff on board was so welcoming and attentive, customer service is of the utmost importance to us here. We appreciate your kind words and we...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

On September 13 we cruised around Manhattan with dinner and drinks. The interior of the yacht was beautiful. We were even more impressed with the beautiful dining experience. The table, setting, and the dinner from beginning to end were all perfect. Our server was very...More

2  Thank sosaGibbs
Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you for joining us on Hudson's at Pier 81. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and the our staff was helpful and welcoming. We appreciate you taking time the time to leave a positive review and we hope to...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

I was a little apprehensive when I first saw the boat. It was a little plain and dowdy on first look but once inside all was different. Smart and clean with tables set with linen napkins, lovely silverware and glasses, it was every inch the...More

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Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for joining us on Hudson's at Pier 81, Julie. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your sail and menu options. We appreciate you taking the time to leave a positive review and we hope to welcome you back in the future....More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family to celebrate a special wedding anniversary; greeted by a glass of champagne on arrival and two entree dishes before the 3 courses. We’d advised in advance we had a fussy vegetarian in our group and the company more than catered...More

Thank elvoisey
Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for joining us on Hudson's at Pier 81. Our staff does their best to accommodate any dietary restrictions, we are glad to know they exceeded expectations. We appreciate the kind words and hope to welcome you back in the future. Cheers, Jessica W.

Reviewed 7 September 2018

We booked this cruise through viator and were a little concerned at first. We arrived at the yacht and were really impressed. We showed our viator voucher and were escorted on to the yacht without any issues. On arriving we were greeted with champagne. It...More

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Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

We are thrilled you were able to join us on Hudson's at Pier 81. Our staff works hard to make each customer's experience special and memorable. It is wonderful to know that both the staff and experience surpassed your expectations. Thank you for taking the...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Three couples $1078.94 + 20% gratuity. Booked a dinner cruise, Friday 8/17 to say thank you to the ladies for putting up with our workaholic work styles. Booked with World Yacht but as we approached the ship we were told the actual ship World Yacht...More

5  Thank Paul L
Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

We apologize that you did not have the grand experience you had expected, Paul. We are working hard to improve our service and our timing. Please contact us directly at guestservices@nycl.com if you would like to discuss your experience further. We hope to hear from...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

There is a serving of Champagne and Canapés between 6pm and 7pm before the ship sails, so don’t be late. The Champagne glass was filled regularly. The food is very good and there are choices to suit everyone. There is still a problem with the...More

Thank Royalscott
Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your cruise onboard Hudson's at Pier 81. Thank you for your continued patronage, we hope to sail with you again! Cheers, Jessica W.

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Food and service was very good and our waitress was just a doll. Extremely attentive to us and what we wanted her name was Elaina. One hiccup we experienced was that our description included open bar but at the end of the evening we were...More

3  Thank John F
Jade H, Public Relations Manager at World Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

John, Our staff works hard to make each customer's experience special and memorable. We appreciate your time and value your opinion. Can you email me at zlieberman@nycl.com with where you purchased your tickets so we can look into this and make sure it is corrected?...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

My partner and booked the cruise for Saturday 5th May , Boarded about 18:40 for a 19:00 sailing. Made to feel very welcome , booked inside table and was upgraded to window view . (Personally for me I would never pay extra for the window...More

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Response from Royalscott | Reviewed this property |
When you get the bill they suggest tips, so no, tips are not included. Even if you pre pay they suggest tips based on the full price (pre pay cost included) not just what you spend on the boat. Just tip what you are... More
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Sarvarh
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Response from Aaron W | Reviewed this property |
On the dining floor the windows were lined with booth benches facing in with chairs on the opposite side of the table facing out the windows. If you're only eating lite fare then you will sit downstairs in the bar area and... More
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Jules S
27 October 2017|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
It's a dinner cruise so you have to buy dinner ticket
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