Before you cruise aboard the Spirit of Boston, let us answer some important frequently asked questions for you!
Yes. The Spirit has a deck and restrooms that can accommodate most standard-sized wheelchairs. Our crew is happy to aide passengers that need assistance. Please call 866.310.2469 to discuss any accessibility concerns and ensure that you are seated on an accessible deck.
"Boarding Time" is the earliest our guests may board the ship. Typically we begin boarding 1/2 hour prior to the "Cruise Time." Tickets may be picked up at our dockside kiosk up to one hour prior to the cruise.
Although your purchase is a final and non-refundable, we will be happy to reschedule for another available date of your choosing up to a year from the date of your original reservation. You will be assessed a $25 per ticket re-booking fee and are responsible for any price difference if you happen to choose a cruise with a different price.
Children of all ages are welcome on our lunch and dinner cruises. Children under 3 are complimentary and a discount is offered for children between the ages of 3 and 12 on select Lunch Cruises. Call toll free 866.310.2469 for details.
Yes. The Spirit of Boston is Coast Guard certified and maintained regularly to adhere to strict safety regulations.
The Spirit of Boston can host parties of two to 600 guests. Groups of 20 or more should contact our group sales department at 866.856.3463 for reservations. Parties of 1 to 19 can make reservations online, or should call toll free 866.310.2469.
Payment is required in full at the time of the reservation. We accept major credit cards: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diner's Club. We also accept traveler's checks, money orders, and certified checks. Please send checks or money orders to the address below:
Spirit of Boston
World Trade Center,
200 Seaport Boulevard, Suite 75,
Boston, MA 02210
There are no refunds or exchanges. All sales are final. We cruise year-round, rain or shine. In the rare event the Coast Guard prohibits cruising because of weather, we will contact you to make other arrangements.
It is highly unlikely. The Spirit of Boston sails in the calm waters of the inner harbor and outer islands. We do not go out into open ocean water.
Our ships feature cruise style seating. The majority of our tables accommodate four to eight people and guests are sometimes seated with other parties. Review the enhancement packages available on your date for private seating upgrades.
All interior areas of our ship are non-smoking areas. Passengers who smoke may do so on the outdoor observation decks.
Tickets can be conveniently picked up at the dock up to one hour prior to boarding, on the day of the cruise. The credit card used for purchase and photo ID will be required.
Absolutely. Our ships are fully enclosed and climate-controlled for your comfort. We sail rain or shine all year long.