The Bahia's historic Sternwheeler conducts complimentary boat cruises for hotel guests

Bahia Belle Boat Cruise

Bahia Belle boat cruise around Mission Bay

The Bahia Belle is a turn-of-the-century, Mississippi-style sternwheeler that cruises Mission Bay between the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa and its sister property the Bahia Resort Hotel.

The Belle is always complimentary for resort guests, while the general public can ride for $10.00 (children 12 years old and under are $3.00).

Live entertainment is featured on all cruises, including karaoke on Wednesdays, DJs on Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, and local bands on Fridays.

Entertainment Lineup >>

Cruise Schedule

  • June: Wednesday – Sunday
  • July – August: 7 days a week
  • September – November: Friday – Sunday
  • December – February 19th: No cruises
  • February 20th – May: Friday – Sunday

Boarding Times


6:30 PM Family Hour
7:30 PM Family Hour
8:30 PM Family Hour
9:30 PM Cocktail Cruise*
10:30 PM Cocktail Cruise*
11:30 PM Cocktail Cruise*
12:30 AM Last Boarding
1:30 AM Last Stop


7:00 PM Family Hour
8:00 PM Family Hour
9:00 PM Cocktail Cruise*
10:00 PM Cocktail Cruise*
11:00 PM Cocktail Cruise*
12:00 AM Last Boarding
1:00 AM Last Stop

On Sundays, the last stop at the Catamaran is 12:00 midnight and the last stop at the Bahia is 12:30 a.m.

Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. *After Family Hours, you must be at least 21 with valid ID to board.

Path of the Bahia Belle's boat cruise on Mission Bay