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Host your next event on the water aboard a unique floating venue with exceptional views of San Francisco! City Cruises offers chef-prepared menu options, full bar service, and all-inclusive packages that can be customized to fit your budget and party size. Whether you’re looking to host an employee outing, entertain clients, hold your next meeting or special event, book a holiday party, or more, your guests will love our distinctive hospitality, climate-controlled interior, and open-air outdoor decks. Experience the city from the San Francisco Bay, sail under the Golden Gate Bridge, and enjoy incredible views of Alcatraz, the Bay Bridge, and more!

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  • Holidays

    Host your holiday event on the water with City Cruises. We offer customized packages to fit any budget and make your holidays memorable, merry and bright.
  • Employee Outings

    Escape the office and host your next company celebration or team outing on the water. You’ll enjoy a unique dining experience, all-inclusive packages, and spectacular views.
  • Client Entertainment

    Impress your clients with a unique experience on the water. With chef-designed menus, breathtaking views, and distinctive hospitality, City Cruises makes planning your event a breeze.
  • Meetings & Events

    Host your next meeting, tradeshow, or conference on a floating event venue, and let our team help customize a package specific to your needs.

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San Francisco Corporate Event FAQs

Can Pier 3 be rented out for a company event in San Francisco?

Absolutely! Up to 5000 guests can join in your event. Piers offer picturesque sights along with a lovely view of the water. Pier 3 is also available to rent out for your corporate event. The capacity is here is 5000 guests, so be sure to invite everyone!

How many people can join a private corporate charter with City Cruises San Francisco?

  • San Francisco Belle: 1500 guests
  • California Hornblower: 645 guests
  • San Francisco Spirit: 400 guests
  • Empress Hornblower: 250 guests
  • Pacific Hornblower: 130 guests
  • Sunset Hornblower 100 guests
  • Hornblower Hybrid Alcatraz: 120 guests

What are ideas for a company outing in San Francisco?

  • Attending a professional baseball game at AT&T Park
  • Visiting the California Academy of Sciences
  • Taking a ferry ride to Alcatraz Island
  • Renting bicycles and exploring Golden Gate Park
  • Going on a wine tasting tour in Napa Valley
  • Visiting the Muir Woods National Monument
  • Cocktail cruises on SF Bay

How to plan a corporate event in San Francisco?

Lean on the professionals of City Cruises San Francisco! Our team has been planning corporate events for many years. We will make your corporate event in San Francisco one to remember. We offer a wide range of options for your group, from private charters to public cruises. Our stunning vessels come complete with everything you need for a successful event, including full-service bars, gourmet food, and state-of-the-art audio/visual equipment. Contact us today to start planning your corporate event in San Francisco!

What is included on corporate cruises in San Francisco?

  • Boat rental
  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Entertainment
  • Audio/visual equipment rental
  • Decorations
  • Event planning services
  • Amazing views

How much will it cost to host a corporate event in San Francisco?

The cost of your corporate event in San Francisco will depend on several factors, including the size of your group, the length of the event, and the specific services you request. Contact City Cruises San Francisco for a custom quote.

What corporate team building activities are available in the San Francisco area?

A team building scavenger hunt on Angel Island! Hanging out at Golden Gate Park. Take a boat tour under the Golden Gate Bridge and along Alcatraz Island. The list goes on! Let City Cruises San Francisco help you plan the perfect corporate team building event in San Francisco. We’ll work with you to choose the right activities for your group and ensure that everyone has a great time.

Where to find a unique corporate event venue in San Francisco?

San Francisco is a unique city, so there won’t be any shortage of options here. If you’re looking for something truly unique, consider holding your event on a yacht! City Cruises San Francisco offers a variety of private charter vessels that would make an ideal venue for your next corporate event. Imagine hosting a meeting or presentation on the deck of a beautiful yacht, with the stunning San Francisco skyline in the background.

What are the best outdoor corporate events in San Francisco?

Events that allow you to see the famous sights and landmarks up close and personal! City Cruises San Francisco  offers a variety of public and private cruises that would be perfect for your next corporate event. Our vessels come complete with everything you need for a successful event, including full-service bars, gourmet catering, and state-of-the-art audio/visual equipment. Contact us today to learn more about our public and private charter options. 

How to find sponsorship for a corporate event in the Bay Area?

There are a few ways to go about finding sponsors for your corporate event in the Bay Area. You can start by reaching out to local businesses and see if they would be interested in sponsoring your event. You can also look into corporations that have a presence in the Bay Area.

How to manage a corporate event?

The key to managing a successful corporate event is to be organized and prepared. Make sure you have a clear idea of what you want your event to achieve and what kind of activities or attractions you would like to include. Once you have a plan in place, reach out to City Cruises San Francisco for help with booking your venue, transportation and anything else needed.