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Odyssey Cruises

600 Water St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2471
+1 866-306-2469
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We are booked onto the Spirit of Washington evening cruise, not sure why we were put on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aimee H
via mobile

This was such a fantastic time. We went top shelf & paid a bit more for the surf & turf, as well as... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robyn W
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Enjoy live music, dining, exceptional service and monumental views. Cruising year-round from the Gangplank Marina, Odyssey offers brunch, lunch, dinner and holiday cruises like Father's Day, plus all sorts of specialty cruises.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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600 Water St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2471
+1 866-306-2469

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are booked onto the Spirit of Washington evening cruise, not sure why we were put on the Odyssey, but pleased we were. The glass ceiling made the boat very bright and spacious. On board entertainment was a little cheesy but everyone knew all the...More

Thank Aimee H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was such a fantastic time. We went top shelf & paid a bit more for the surf & turf, as well as top shelf open bar package. Totally worth it. Great food, service, and music.

Thank Robyn W
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Our Odyssey lunch cruise was definitely a highlight of our recent trip to Washington DC! The staff is very friendly, and attentive and our food was fantastic! I had the lobster soup, salmon and the signature odyssey dessert!! We loved our window seat and enjoyed...More

Thank DuRhonda L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I am so happy that I chose to take my wife on the Odyssey Cruise for her birthday. As much as I looked forward to going on the cruise, it is always important to make sure that you are taking care of the person that...More

Thank CRS1461
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The vessel is very well setup and in pretty good order. My wife an I paid for the upgraded drinks package that included 'Champagne'. On arrival we were given some warmish pink Muck that was flat amd tasted like Rose cordial in cheap, very cheap...More

1  Thank Phil S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I have lived in the DC area for 9 years. My husband is a retired Marine. I've been on 3 different dinner cruises on the Potomac. This is my first on the Odyssey. My 79 year old Dad is here on a once in a...More

2  Thank berrbiss
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Our July 4th 2017 lunch cruise on the Potomac was in many ways just as good and in some ways better than cruises that we have taken on major high end lines to Europe, Hawaii, etc. The food was delicious. The wait staff was excellent....More

Thank mutarellim
Reviewed 19 July 2017

My wife and I were on the cruise to celebrate our 33rd Wedding Anniversary. We were first greeted with a very warm welcome upon boarding the ship. We were placed at a table with a sign, "33rd Anniversary". The menu was excellent and we indeed...More

Thank Donald A
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent dinner and loved the entertainment. Service was very good, kept our glasses full. The bread was delicious. Definitely will use Odyssey Cruises again!

Thank SherylBoen
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We attended a business event on the Odyssey III on the Potomac River in July. Weather was hot, but inside it was nicely air-conditioned. The corporate event chartered the entire boat, along with character actors impersonating George & Martha Washington and Thomas Jefferson. We got...More

Thank Zik J
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Dorothy S
16 July 2016|
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Response from ChesapeakeSkipper | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall Odyssey specifying a tip policy. Given the outstanding service we received on our voyage, I would suggest a generous tip. That's assuming you enjoy similar service. By our choice, we tipped them well, felt it... More
22 June 2016|
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Response from ChesapeakeSkipper | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea what the 'administrative fee' is all about. I don't recall what the total price we paid was, I can just tell you we thought it was worth it. The boat is lovely, perfectly designed for its purpose, offering... More
21 May 2015|
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Response from EntertainmentCruises | Property representative |
It depends if you are cruising aboard brunch, lunch, dinner or a specialty cruise. Each of these cruises has a different price and cruise length. Lunch cruises start at $56.90++ and are about 2 hours. Dinner cruises start at... More