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When you charter with us you get lots of options. From an elegant, full service water taxi to San Francisco or Jack London Square to an all-day excursion out to the Farallones, you will provide the perfect escape, the best gathering of your friends, family, or company. We offer a cash bar serving beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages. Any catered food arrangements is additional and optional. Additional time needed for set up of decorations or BYO catering must be approved in advance and will be billed at hourly rate in 30 minute increments. Celebrate game day, throw a dance party, or engage in other team building activities. If it’s a wedding on the water you’re planning, our very own Captain Maggie can officiate. Looking for a turn key charter? Ask us about our charter specials and packages! Up to 100 passengers Depart from and return to our dock in Tiburon, CA Other locations require additional docking fees and chartered time for transit. Dress in layers for drastically varying temperatures. We recommend a water/wind proof outer shell layer. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Send Booking Inquiry” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
With roots going back over 100 years and five full generations responsible for the safe passage of thousands of people in local waters, the McDonoghs have an exceptional reputation for safety and customer service. Originally established in 1959 we are best known for our boat, and regular ferry service to Angel Island, plus Sunset Cruises, narrated tours of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, plus Whale Watching and Wildlife Tours, and annual cruises to watch the Blue Angels during Fleet Week and the Fourth of July Fireworks.
Aaron and the crew are great at what they do. They provided an amazing experience and helped my husband celebrate his birthday in style! Would highly recommend using this and we will be using them again for any adventures on the bay!
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
50% refund up to 30 days prior.
TERMS & CONDITIONS TO CUSTOMER’S TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT “Owner” is the charter company and “Charterer” or “Client” is the company, group or individual that is paying charter hire to Owner for the use of a vessel for a specified time. 1. Deposit & Terms of Payment: A 100% deposit is required to confirm any charter. If charter is 30 days or less away, there are no refunds but the charter can be rescheduled to a later date within 1 year. If a charter is less than 60 days away and more than 30 days away the 50% of the deposit is refundable, if cancellation is received in writing more than 30 days prior to charter date . If a charter is more than 60 days away the deposit is refundable, less an administration fee equal to 10% of charter rate, if cancellation is received in writing more than 60 days prior to charter date. 2. Substitution: Owner may substitute vessel of equal or larger size in the event that the above vessel is unable to fulfill charter. If the owner fails to commence the voyage due to an Act of God, the event will be rescheduled for a later date (there are blackout dates), or the event will be continued dockside for 50%refund on the hourly vessel rate. If there is a problem with the vessel, we will either reschedule your event or move your charter to an equal size vessel or upgrade your party to a larger vessel at no additional charge and at owner’s discretion. 3. Damage: Charterer shall pay replacement value of all property and equipment lost or stolen, and the cost of repair to any damages caused by guests. 4. Covid-19 and Safety: The client understands there is an inherent risk of contracting COVID-19 out in public. The client and all guests aboard the vessel will follow current COVID-19 guidelines in regards to face coverings, vaccinations and any other government mandated regulations. No guest shall be permitted aboard the vessel if they have any COVID-19 symptoms. The owner reserves the right to check the temperature of each guest prior to boarding if they deem it necessary to do so. Each guest will be required to sign a waiver prior to boarding the vessel, guests who fail to sign will not be permitted to board the vessel. 5. Limits of Liability: Owner’s maximum liability due to inability to furnish services contracted shall be limited to the amount of fees paid by Charterer to Owner. Owner’s maximum liability for any personal injuries or death occurring during or arising out of the chartered voyage will be $50,000, unless any personal injury or death is caused by the sole negligence of Owner. 6. Videos Privacy Waiver: Charterer and its guests grant a license to Owner to take photos and videos for promotional and marketing purposes, thereby waiving their privacy rights. 7. Applicable Law: It is agreed that any disputes or legal claim of any type that arises out of the chartered voyage or this Agreement will be determined by federal maritime law, and not the laws of California. 8. Binding Arbitration & Waiver of Right to Trial by Judge or Jury: It is agreed that Charterer and its guests/passengers agree to resolve any and all disputes or legal claim of any type that arises out of the chartered voyage or this Agreement through binding arbitration to be conducted by JAMS in San Francisco, with the arbitration lasting no more than two full business days, and that in exchange they waive their right to a trial in court by a judge or jury. 9. Modifications Only By Writing: Any modification of the agreement must be signed in writing by both parties. BY ACCEPTING OUR OFFER WITHIN THE GetMyBoat platform YOU ARE ACKNOWLEDGING THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND AND ACCEPT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Bon Voyage!!