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Spirit of Washington Cruises

Gangplank Marina, 600 Water Street SW, Washington DC, DC 20024
+1 866-302-2469
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Come aboard Spirit of Washington for a unique mix of dining, entertainment and views. Cruising the Potomac River year-round, Spirit offers lunch, dinner, and holiday cruises like Father's Day, plus a variety of themed cruises.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“mount vernon” (58 reviews)
“lunch cruise” (19 reviews)
“top deck” (22 reviews)
Gangplank Marina, 600 Water Street SW, Washington DC, DC 20024
+1 866-302-2469
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We have had the opportunity to sail with Spirit of Chicago and it was wonderful, so when we planned a trip to DC, we included the Spirit of Washington lunch cruise. Since we flew from Detroit to DC, we used the Metro from our hotel...More

Thank GregOntario_Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago

we chose this venue as part two of our 3 day reunion. It was a great choice. Everyone enjoyed it and the food as well as the crew was great too. The parking was a little tricky but once you got the hang of it...More

Thank richard d
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband surprised me with this fun date night. Staff was friendly, food was very good, bartenders were fun. Music and dancing was a little slow to start but I think that just depends on the crowd. Beautiful weather made for a great evening! Would...More

Thank DCGator15
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prior to departing for our 8 day sightseeing trip to D.C., my father experienced significant health problems that were stabilized but significantly impacted his stamina/ability to walk beyond 2 blocks. We booked the Spirit of Mt. Vernon Cruise, last minute, in hopes that it would...More

Thank xandercage0502
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently took the Spirit of Mount Vernon cruise down the Potomac from Washington DC to Mount Vernon. What a pleasant excursion and unique way to visit Mount Vernon. Certainly appreciated the ability to relax and not deal with D.C. traffic. We found it easy...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have always wanted to visit Mount Vernon and booked this cruise last minute and would not have changed a thing! The staff was very welcoming and helpful and the ship was clean and well kept. We particularly enjoyed the narrative while relaxing and cruising...More

Thank MacKaylaschaetz
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the booking of the cruise up to the time we left the ship, our group of 100 had a great experience! Customer service in group sales was very responsive and was willing to answer ALL my questions. As a tour director it is imperative...More

Thank scgroup2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very nice and recognized that it was our wedding anniversary with a card on our table and a special dessert. The food was good, ship clean and we enjoyed sitting on the top deck. I would have rated the experience higher if...More

Thank EspressoGrrl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely a great venue for a corporate event, as was our case, but I would consider bringing out of town family on the Spirit of Washington for a special outing! Great staff, nice ship, festive atmosphere with a DJ and dancing. Even as the organizer,...More

Thank DRBgg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brothers and I had my mother's surprise birthday party on the boat. We had a awesome time! I had to add more people, and everyone was very nice and accommodating to make sure all of our guest was able to get on the boat!...More

Thank anthonylaurenleno
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Clara W
27 March 2017|
Response from LaDonna S | Reviewed this property |
We did the dinner, but the meal is included.
Tori M
2 February 2017|
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Response from iamabum4ever | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, it was a part of our pkg (one drink included with a souvenir glass). I can't really help with your situation since I don't know how much the upgrade is, length of cruise, etc.
vicki k
8 July 2016|
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Response from Eva C | Reviewed this property |
I went on the Thanksgiving Lunch Cruise and that was $44.95 per child, ages 3-12. Adults were more.