Pensacola Bay Cruises operates two 150-passenger, catamaran-style vessels, the “Turtle Runner” and “Pelican Perch”. The vessels offer air-conditioned interior and covered exterior seating and restrooms. Imported and domestic beer, wines, soft drinks and water are available for purchase. Bicycle racks and storage areas make it easy to enjoy the hop on/hop off tickets which will allow you to explore much of what Downtown Pensacola, Fort Pickens and Pensacola Beach have to offer. On select trips, National Park Service Rangers speak on a variety of subjects including wildlife and landscapes of the area. Come and enjoy one of the most beautiful views of Pensacola Bay aboard the Pensacola Bay Cruises.


Impress your guests with the most exciting venue in the bay area. Pensacola Bay Cruises offer outstanding service and breathtaking views for your private dinner, wedding, reunion, or birthday.

Use the link at the bottom of the page to check availability.


Each vessel accommodates up to 100 people

Covered rooftop view with seating

Climate controlled cabin

Restrooms on board

Deposit required to reserve date

Private Options

Starting at $600 per hour, with a minimum of two hours

Cash or Host Bar Services Available on Request ($50-$100 set up fee)

Catering is optional at the charters discretion, and coordination

120 sq ft dance floor with small area for DJ

Audio/visual equipment available

Departure Locations

Pensacola (downtown)
750 S. Commendencia Street
Pensacola, FL 32502

Pensacola Beach – Quietwater
400 Quietwater Beach Boardwalk
Pensacola Beach. FL 32561

Fort Pickens – Ferry Plaza and Pier
Pensacola Beach, FL 32561