(181 bookings)
38 ft
Boat length
Up to 12
This boat is rented with a captain
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The boat

Experience NYC's ONLY 100% female-owned and most booked charter company. Explore why we stand out with our unmatched service and immaculate vessels. We're committed to elevating nautical experiences, ensuring yacht-level cleanliness and personalized customer service from booking to disembarkation. Our authentic vessel photos guarantee no surprises or disappointments upon boarding. Fully compliant with USCG regulations and comprehensively insured for all charters. We prioritize your charter with meticulous attention for you and your guests.

*********2-hour minimum on day bookings, 3-hour minimum on sunset (6pm on), Weekend rates starts Friday sunset*********

REGULAR SEASON PRICING: M-F Day: $400-$450 an hour, M-R Sunset $500 an hour, Weekends Strating Friday Sunset $600 an hour (Saturday sunset $700 an hour)

JULY 4TH FIREWORKS: This is a 4-5-hour booking. Starting between 6 -6:30.

The most watched fireworks spectacular in the world happens in our own Harbor! The Hudson Star is available for 10 guests max at $12,000.

The Manhattan Mermaid is available at $6000. We are only doing 8 passengers max.

Catering and more included. Please inquire.

Hudson Star Yacht: $800 an hour day booking-

Manhattan Mermaid: $500 an hour day booking

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Our vessels are USCG documented and fully insured for voyage and demise charters, equipped with all necessary USCG safety gear. Only USCG Master Merchant Mariners, exceeding USCG standards, captain our vessels.

For charters with 6 passengers or fewer, the captain is included in your rate. Groups exceeding 6 passengers incur an additional charge of approximately $80 per hour, easily arranged with our assistance (slightly higher for holiday and late-night charters).

We welcome families and corporate groups, encouraging children to join the nautical adventure. Let us know in advance for surprises tailored for kids. Customization options abound, from photography to banners and flowers; share your preferences, and we'll accommodate.

Meet the Hudson Star, a million-dollar luxury mid-size yacht nestled in Chelsea in the heart of Manhattan. With 900 HP and a touch of New York flair, she boasts exquisite finishes and timeless nautical charm. Spacious lounging areas accommodate up to 12 passengers, ensuring a connected experience with your guests. Indulge in onboard amenities including refrigerators, an ice maker, and ample coolers. The galley features a luxurious full head, lounge, and cabin, complemented by a state-of-the-art sound system for on-water celebrations. Savor moments at the bar, sharing laughter and drinks with loved ones. The Hudson Star sets the stage for unforgettable celebrations, whether it's a friend's birthday or a proposal.

We enforce a smoke-free and drug-free policy without exceptions. Our cancellation policy is transparent: reschedule more than 14 days in advance with a fee, while cancellations made over 30 days ahead receive a full refund, minus incurred fees. No rescheduling is allowed within 14 days, and cancellations within this timeframe forfeit the charter fee.

Once confirmed you will receive your booking confirmation from this booking site, followed by your direct booking email confirmation from us directly. It will contain detailed information for your charter. We provide very clear information to make your experience a magical memory.

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Rod holders
Stereo Aux Input
Bluetooth audio
Floating mat
Inflatable toys
Floating island
Cooler / Ice chest
Air conditioning
Swim ladder
Children's life jackets
Snorkeling gear
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38 ft.
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38 GLS
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Things to know

Allowed on boat

kids under 12

  • Free cancellations until 30 days before the booking start time.
  • 50% refund for cancellations between 15-30 days before the booking start time.
  • Cancellations within 14 days of the booking start time are non-refundable.
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This boat belongs to a Commercial Owner, an independent boat rental company. A Commercial Owner is an independent, Boatsetter-approved boat rental company who provides their own insurance to their guests.

A security deposit hold (not a charge) will be placed on your credit card 48 hours before your booking starts to cover any incidental damage that may occur during your rental. This hold is released 48 hours after the booking is complete, if no claims are made. The security deposit amount for the boat you are booking will be outlined during the check-out process.

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If requested, the owner can provide a list of available captains for bareboat charter or the renter can use their own qualified captain. If the boat is being time chartered, the owner will provide the Captain.