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34’ Captained Luxury Yacht. Sun, Music, Drinks & Fun Aboard “Dolce Mare!” Welcome aboard the “Dolce Mare”. She is the perfect vessel to get you and your party to the best spots on beautiful Lake Michigan on your own private yacht. Spend the afternoon in the playpen soaking up the sun while enjoying your favorite music on our amazing sound system. Just Bluetooth to our device; relax and enjoy! Dolce Mare is an extremely spacious and comfortable yacht for 6 passengers to enjoy the day. Her expansive seating keeps everyone in perfect view of the amazing Chicago skyline. PLEASE SEE TIME SLOTS ON WEEKENDS. Rates: Weekdays - $250 per hour, Monday - Friday 3 hour minimum. Weekend - Saturday – Sunday Rates $300 per hour. Cruise Time Slots: (10am -2pm) and (3pm -7pm) Fuel Charge is $175 per trip. Captain not included in the quoted pricing!! Budget $85 - $100/hour plus gratuity for a captain. We have a list of pre-approved USCG licensed captains available or bring your own licensed 50 ton master, must provide qualifications ahead of time for owner approval. Monday - Friday hours are flexible to meet your needs. Please let us know how we can accommodate your group. Wednesday exceptions Open all day up to 6:30pm 7:30pm-10:30pm: Wednesday Night Navy Pier Cruise and Fireworks General Saturday & Sunday time slots 4 hour trips. 10am-2pm 3pm-7pm Gratuity for Captain & Crew (20% is standard) If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
We love to spend time on the water and we're excited to be listed with GetMyBoat making boats more accessible to everyone that wants to get out on the lake. We look forward to showing you the local area by water and doing everything we can to provide an amazing boating experience. If you are visiting for fun or simply looking for a relaxing time locally and want to get out and enjoy all that Lake Michigan has to offer, then look no further.
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.
We are registered with the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois as a Charter vessel and display the current required licenses. Dolce Mare is piloted by only licensed United States Coast Guard Captains. US Coast Guard regulations limit us to 6 paying passengers. We cannot accommodate passengers under 13 years old; No diving, No fishing, no pets; We do not coordinate with other charter companies; All passengers must be 21 to drink alcoholic beverages; No illegal substances (marijuana is illegal in federal waters); No smoking or vaping; No lifeguard is on duty, swimming is at your own risk; We do not tie up with other boats or allow swimming between two boats; Renter liable for damages to vessel. Special Events (increased rates): • Memorial Day Weekend May 28th-30th • Independence Day Weekend July 2nd-5th • Chicago Scene Boat Party • Air & Water Show • Labor Day Weekend September 3rd-6th • Custom times and rates available Additional Terms & Information: Cancellation Policy: Customer can cancel up to 5 days in advance and receive 100% of the rental. Rental forfeited if canceled 4 days or less before charter. We will monitor weather conditions and determine go or no go 12 to 3 hours before charter. We reserve the right to cancel any trip due to the following conditions: Sustained winds over 20 mph, Small craft advisory issued, Waves over 3 feet, thunderstorms at the time of charter, heavy rain. fog with less than 1.5 miles visibility, mechanical breakdown. Prior to boarding if any of these conditions are met, we will reschedule the trip for another time that day or a different day. If this is not possible the customer will be offered a refund. After Boarding, if for safety reasons the trip must be cut short, refunds will be prorated based on the amount of trip not completed at the time of cancellation with an exception. The captain at their own discretion can terminate any cruise due to any passenger’s unlawful, unruly, dangerous, and unsafe behavior without any consideration of the trip remaining and no refunds will be granted. We assume no liability for cancellations due to the above conditions. We will sail in any temperature and light rain or mist so please dress accordingly. For major spills or stains requiring professional cleaning a $200 fee will be charged.