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Hornblower Cruises & Events

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Whether the highlight of a California vacation or a close-to-home birthday party, anniversary dinner or special celebration, a Hornblower dining excursion is always memorable. Public Cruises include the Wednesday & Thursday Night Sunset Cocktail...more
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13755 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-9328
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Reviewed 5 days ago

For three people it came to roughly $450.00. The food was average at best, no menu you just get what you're given and it's bland. The upgrade top shelf booze is rip off, the staff don't really know what's top shelf is anyway. The ship...More

Thank Simon L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice cruise, very good service, buffet food was ok but not spectacular, free flowing drinks. People tend to dress up for this so don't show up in scruffs. The cruise runs to time and goes out to the end of the harbour and back. The...More

Thank 69234hazel
HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the feedback! We look forward to giving you a 5 star experience next time.

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Let me lead with this is not my first time on the Hornblower for a FIDM Alumni Brunch Cruise and I'm sorry I haven't reviewed sooner. The event was wonderful, easy boarding and location. The food was really good and the staff was wonderful! We...More

Thank Morgan K
HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Hi Morgan - We appreciate your review! We're so glad that you love our cruise so much. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed August 11, 2018

We went on a smaller ship for a private party. An 80th birthday party. There were 47 of us. We were on the Zombrota, a 100 year old yacht. And it sputtered like a 100 year old yacht. We all knew each other so it...More

Thank james l
HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hi James - Thank you so much for taking the time to share the details of your experience on your recent cruise. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the cruise as much as we'd hope you would. Our team is already...More

Reviewed June 16, 2018

Gift for my husbands 60th. This was amazing we loved it. Superb lunch, hot and cold choices. Excellent service. Champayne constant .

Thank glpl
HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Thank you for the review! We're glad you had an awesome experience. Belated happy birthday to your husband.

Reviewed April 22, 2018

I was invited to a birthday celebration on the Hornblower Cruise. Vic was our captain, and he was great along with the other staff onboard. I was impressed with their service and the food was delicious! It was a beautiful day, which just added to...More

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HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review! We at Hornblower just love celebrating special occasions on board! We are glad to hear that you all had a wonderful time and enjoyed the food and service during the cruise. Please come back and sail with us again...More

Reviewed March 26, 2018

Professional catering services for our luncheon with outdoor and indoor spaces available for our event. The food was really good and they provided vegetarian options, which is always a plus for me. :)

Thank Beverly C
HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Hi Beverly! We are glad that you enjoyed your time on board our vessel. Sail with us again soon!

Reviewed February 15, 2018

We could NOT have been happier with the bridal shower we hosted on the Lady Hornblower earlier this month. The three-hour, private cruise was absolutely lovely. Even though the weather was a bit on the chilly side for LA standards, all of our guests had...More

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Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2018

We truly appreciate your review, Jessie! We are pleased that you enjoyed your overall experience during the cruise. We love our staff, and we're so happy that they were able to provide exceptional service to complement the occasion. We look forward to hosting you and...More

Reviewed December 2, 2017

We took the Thanksgiving Dinner cruise and really enjoyed the food. I was pleasantly surprised that there were so many choices and it actually tasted good. The live music was a hit and the views from the deck are really nice! Good job!!

Thank Glamris
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Thank you for spending Thanksgiving with us! We appreciate that you took time to write a review about your experience. We look forward to hosting you on board again soon!

Reviewed November 8, 2017

We had a group of 16 and the evening was very enjoyable. The food was above average except for the desert. The ribs melted in your mouth. The ship was not that full and after the meal we did dance briefly and went on deck...More

Thank Bryce J
Rebecca M, Manager at Hornblower Cruises & Events, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience and happy anniversary! We are glad you had a good time and look forward to having you on board again sometime soon!

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The views are just of the marina at Marina Del Rey. When we went it was in the evening and got dark so we couldn't see much. Just lights on the shore. It wasn't a "let's get drunk" party boat. They give you a glass of... More
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