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Great Entertainment at a Great Value. That's the Spirit. Festive yet affordable, the Spirit of Philadelphia, conveniently located at Penn's Landing is alive with vibrant dining and entertainment, day or night. Come aboard for a brunch, lunch, sunset...more
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401 S Columbus Blvd, Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4300
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Reviewed 1 January 2019

My boyfriend reserved the New years late night cruise with dinner and fireworks for my New Years Eve birthday. To make it in a nutshell: big disappointment and not worth the money at all. Few things to highlight here to draw a picture: They did...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Trip763149
Reviewed 31 December 2018

I've been on the spirit three times once early 9 yrs or so when I met my guy for New Year early eve..again a summer visit too. Today Dec 31st we did the 12 pm new year early cruise.. The Best thing the food was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DeeMD215
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Hosted our Annual Holiday Party here and we had a blast. The food was amazing and the crew were so warm and hospitable. It was a fun experience for everyone!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 9 December 2018

We had a great time on this 2-hour cruise through the Delaware River. The lunch Buffett was very good. I especially enjoyed the dance floor. The views along the way were not the best. IT mostly industrial after you leave port.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wzain
Reviewed 9 November 2018

the views were ok, but we unfortunately did not enjoy the evening. we were seated in the middle of the ship, and did not get to see much. the air conditioner was blowing on us and we froze all night and they could not move...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 21 October 2018

My girl friend and i had an amazing time on the spirit dinner for her 29th birthday. we had so much fun. Everyone dance on the dance floor. The people was nice and our waiter was great. we will attend a lot more spirit events.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank carla2490
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Very disappointing evening.The food was horrible! Even the mashed potatoes tasted nasty. Much was inedible. Dessert was dried out store bought sliced pound cake. Utensils were sticky. The whole place felt like a run down school cafeteria. Not what we expected. I thought as it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank geraldineo873
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Had a good time with a group on this tour. The food is served buffet style and was pretty good. Wasn’t prepared for the dance music which was too loud. The cruise could have ended an hour earlier.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jimr563
Reviewed 27 September 2018

First, if you use SpotHero for parking across the street I wish you luck on actually finding the parking lot. Our GPS kept indicating to make U Turns as we went up and down the street, but it never did identify where the actual parking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joel M
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We had a wonderful time, the staffs were very nice and accommodating.... my sister and my boyfriend and others that were with we all enjoyed our night. I will definitely go on it again.

Date of experience: September 2018
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sherdan66
22 June 2018|
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Response from Realtravelingthomas | Reviewed this property |
We took an Uber from South Jersey since we would be drinking, but there is parking there at Penn’s Landing for a fee.
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Ken R
26 May 2016|
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Response from Liz M | Reviewed this property |
There is wi-fi service, although not the best. Password was "Welcome!"
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