Your Fantasy of the Perfect Outdoor Wedding Reception.... Come True

A wedding day you will cherish forever

Imagine. Your most important day in the ultimate setting of a luxury yacht—smoothly sailing down the Hudson—and the romance of being on the glistening water—slowly passing by the spectacular New York City skyline. We can make it all happen for you.

From an intimate wedding ceremony to a spectacular celebration—a luxury yacht cruise is one of the most unique outdoor wedding reception ideas—with the optional convenience and comfort of indoor dining. You can relax knowing your outdoor wedding ceremony is weather-proof!

Executive chefs create first-class cuisine that is freshly prepared on-board, and will exceed every culinary expectation. Most chefs on our recommended yachts are trained at the Culinary Institute of America or the French Culinary Institute. And the professionally-trained and uniformed service staff is friendly and accommodating, and love making brides happy!


The luxury yachts provide many conveniences, such as:
  • The comfort of the Bridal Suite for you and your wedding party so you can relax in privacy, and feel your best on your most important day.
  • Indoor or Outdoor wedding ceremonies can be performed onboard with a nautical celebrant, available at your request.
  • Your wedding cake is included on all the ships in the fleet, with an optional lavish Viennese Table and Special Coffee Bar.

Your personal wedding cruise consultant can also you assist with:
  • Entertainment
  • Photography / Video
  • Favors
  • Centerpieces
  • Florist
  • Printing service
  • Transportation

Points of Departure:
  • New York City, NY & Outer Boroughs
  • Weehawken, NJ
  • Hoboken, NJ
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • Perth Amboy, NJ
  • Atlantic Highlands, NJ

A yacht cruise along the Hudson River NYC is also the perfect place for:
  • Engagement Party ideas
  • Rehearsal Dinner ideas
  • Bridal Shower ideas/ Bridal Luncheon ideas
  • Post-Wedding Brunch ideas
  • Bachelorette Party ideas / Bachelor Party ideas
  • Anniversary Party ideas
  • Baby Shower ideas

Testimonials:

“We really appreciate how “on top” of everything you have been. You’re heaven sent considering we are pulling this off in 3 months!”
-Evelyn Smyth, Summer Bride on Eastern Star Yacht

“The whole boat-on-the-water-with-the-Skyline was incredible. One guest used an adjective that quickly became my favorite: magical.”
-Lucky Roberts, Winter Bride on Lexington Yacht

“The wedding was absolutely amazing!! We had such a wonderful time and everything was perfect. The boat looked beautiful and the staff was so incredibly helpful and friendly. We appreciate all your & the staff’s help. I also wanted to thank you for the vendor recommendations. John Heluk with Party On DJ’s was great! He was very energetic and really helped get the party going. He played everything we had requested and was extremely easy to work with. Danielle Richards really did just an amazing job with the pictures. Extremely sweet and very helpful and her work is amazing. Thank you for returning our calls and emails so quickly, and for all your direction and expertise.”
-Kelly Marshall, Fall Bride on Destiny Yacht

“I just had to pass along to you the rave reviews that Manny and I are still receiving over our wedding. Everyone is still talking about what an amazing time they had. The guests absolutely loved your yacht and the staff. Everyone really felt special and really enjoyed the evening. The biggest compliment— everyone said how fantastic the food was—over and over again. It really was so delicious. Your chef is fabulous!”

“John did a great job with the music—everyone was dancing and really just having a blast. The guests kept talking about how good the music was too. Manny already said he wants to do it again to celebrate our 5 year anniversary :) We were just so happy with the way everything turned out. I thank you from the bottom of my heart for making the planning such a pleasurable experience. You were wonderful every step of the way!”
-Aimee Coronel, Summer Bride on Affinity Yacht

Smooth Sailing Celebrations has been featured in the Spring/Summer 2016 issue of Jersey City Magazine! Click below to enlarge the online copy and turn to pages 58 through 61.