Jump Aboard the Bahia Belle & Join in the Fun Cruise Mission Bay

Operating seasonally, the Bahia Belle is a turn-of-the-century, Mississippi-style sternwheeler boat that cruises Mission Bay between the Bahia Resort Hotel and its sister property, the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Complimentary for hotel guests, this Mission Bay boat cruise is scenic way to see the area.

Cruise Schedule

June 7 - September 1
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

September 2 - November 30
Friday + Saturday
6:00 p.m. - 1:30 a.m.

6:00 p.m. - Midnight.

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  • Resort Guests: Complimentary
  • General Public: $10 Adults | $3 Kids Under 12

Tickets are available for purchase at the boat dock prior to departure. First come first served basis, no advance reservations excepted. Hotel guests board prior to the general public. Boat schedule boarding times may vary, please check front desk for the latest schedule.

Bahia Belle Cruises

Our classic sternwheeler boat, the Bahia Belle, provides complimentary family-hour and cocktail cruises on Mission Bay for our valued hotel guests. The 74-foot, 3-story sternwheeler boat offers an observation deck to view the beautiful sites of the 4,200-acre aquatic park, and is the perfect venue to connect with family or to dance the night away.

Halloween Party Cruise October 31 | $30 per person, Pre-Sale $15 per person

Celebrate Halloween with a special party cruise on the sparkling waters of Mission Bay. Dress up and enjoy multiple floors of drinks specials, live DJs, and a lighted dance floor. The party will begin to board at 8:30 p.m., depart promptly at 9:00 p.m., and return to the Bahia at 12:00 a.m. midnight. Must be at least 21 with valid ID to board. Complimentary public parking is available at Ventura Cove.

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*Full face paint not permitted. Must be 21+ with valid ID to board boat or receive alcoholic beverages.

Family Sunset Cruise

Gather the kids for an early evening boat cruise aboard the elegant Bahia Belle sternwheeler boat. The open-air observation deck offers a great perspective for viewing beautiful Mission Bay.

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Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No outside food or drink are allowed on the boat. Boat schedule boarding times may vary.

Bahia Belle After Dark

After 9:00 p.m., the Bahia Belle becomes Mission Bay’s favorite night club. San Diego’s ultimate party boat features live entertainment and DJs along with rotating drink specials. Guests must be 21 years or older with a valid ID to board the ship during cocktail hours.

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After Family Hours, you must be at least 21 with valid ID to board. No outside food or drink are allowed on the boat. Boat schedule boarding times may vary.

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