Welcome to the Duchess, the yacht as remarkable as the New York City skyline.
Guests from all corners of the globe have been celebrating in style aboard the yacht that set the standard in service and hospitality. It's not just an excursion. It's an experience beyond extraordinary, ideal for all special occasions. All catering is done on board by our expert culinary team, creating cuisine that's as diverse as the city itself. Menus are completely customizable and can be personalized to suit and dietary preference.
The Lowdown Venue Setting
The experience of a yacht charter begins with one word: exclusivity. Pair 5-star service with a beautiful, blank canvas to plan an event that you, and your guests, will always remember. The skyline of New York City’s midtown and lower Manhattan and the ever-mesmerizing Statue of Liberty at dusk from the Manhattan harbor is simply icing on the cake.
For over 35 years, our fleet and crew have mastered the detail, attention, and service that it takes to create more than just a one-time amazing experience but an unforgettable lifelong memory. The Duchess is a versatile event space that can be chartered and styled to your liking — we’re here to help! Fees
(Prices listed here are estimates only & are subject to change)
Price Range Does this include catering fees?
Estimated Price Per Head
from $100 to $199
Pricing Includes a Charter Fee, Food & Beverage Minimum, 20% Operating Fee on the Food & Beverage and 8.875% Tax.
Charter Fee: $3,500.00
Food & Beverage Minimum: $20,000.00
20% Operating Fee: $4,000.00
8.875% Tax: $2,440.63
Total: $29,940.63 Insurance
Additional Insurance Is Not Required To Host An Event Here
Capacity Seated 275 Buffet 350 Standing 500 Celebrations Hosted Here Since 1981 Venue Spaces Indoor & Outdoor Venue Spaces Available Catering Client Must Use The Catering Provided By The Venue Alcohol Provided By Venue For Fee – You Must Use The Venue For All Alcohol Services Smoking Designated Smoking Areas Only Amenities A/V Equipment Bridal Suite/Changing Rooms Onsite Street Parking Ample Parking Onsite Dining Chairs Dining Tables Onsite Restrooms Venue Features The Scene: This is cruising reinvented. Welcome to the Duchess, the yacht as remarkable as the New York City skyline. Guests from all corners of the globe have been celebrating in style aboard the yacht that set the standard in service and hospitality. It's not just an excursion. It's an experience beyond extraordinary, ideal for all special occasions. All catering is done on board by our expert culinary team, creating cuisine that's as diverse as the city itself. Menus are completely customizable and can be personalized to suit and dietary preference. Design:
The Duchess Lounge radiates a perfect combination of contemporary allure with a nautical flair. Partake in the breathtaking views of the NYC Skyline with the promenade’s 360° outdoor terrace or its opulent Sundeck along with its cozy lounge furniture perfect for a tranquil and lavish atmosphere. The indoor deck features colorful cocktail tables, a wet bar and panoramic windows; offering front row seats to the ultimate luxurious NYC experience.
Main Dining Saloon
The main dining saloon offers a classic flexible event space where you can design the room of your dreams. Featuring a large dance floor, a full-service bar, Dining tables & banquet chairs the Main Dining Saloon has all that you need to ensure a seamless event.
Floating Rooftop Lounge
The top deck of Duchess is the show stopper. You and your guests will indulge in the best panoramic views the city has to offer three stories up. The rooftop bar, lounge furniture and the sound system will set this perfect mood for a fun and unique experience for you and your guests. Standout Venue Features: Vessel Features
Vessel Length: 160 Feet
Dining Capacity: Main Deck 275 Seated Second Deck 75
Theater Arrangement: 300 Guests
Classroom Arrangement: 150 Guests
Cocktail Capacity: 500 Guests
Two Spacious Outdoor Decks with Panoramic Views
Floating Rooftop Lounge Deck
Dance Floor & Staging Areas Available
Full-Service Bars On Board on Each Level
Available Furniture: Cocktail Tables, Round Tables, Rectangular Tables, Sofas
Good To Know
Open Year Round for Events & Private Charters
Seasonal Menus & Beverage Packages Available
Dedicated PLanners for Every Event THIS VENUE DOES NOT HAVE ANY REPORTS AT THIS TIME. Check back again soon!