What an exciting time! This beautiful tall ship, with its magnificent red sails, is the perfect setting for your very special day.
Private charters are perfect for:
Birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions, company outings, retirement celebrations, family reunions, church groups, and tour groups.
Customize Your Buffalo Boat Charter
Make your next outing a nautical one! Plan your event aboard the 73-ft. schooner, Spirit of Buffalo, and enjoy an authentic sailing adventure. The Spirit of Buffalo can accommodate your guests on a two hour private sail.
The Spirit of Buffalo is available for private charters, birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions, company outings, retirement celebrations, day sails, sunset cruises, Wednesday Wine in the Wind, private parties, pirate trips, corporate functions, committee gatherings, family reunions, church groups, and tour groups.
Charters are confirmed when Spirit of Buffalo receives your $100 deposit. This non-refundable deposit reserves the function date for your event. All deposits are credited towards payment of your booked event.
50% of the balance is due within 30 days of your event date and the balance is due 14 days prior to your event date. Cash, major credit cards, and checks are excepted. If you are paying your balance less than two weeks before your event date, checks are not accepted.
Charter prices per hour (two-hour minimum required)
May, June and September
Sunday – Thursday daytime $350/hr
Friday and Saturday daytime $400/hr
Sunday – Thursday evenings $400/hr
Friday and Saturday evenings $450/hr
July and August
Sunday – Thursday daytime $450/hr
Friday and Saturday daytime $500/hr
Sunday – Thursday evenings $500/hr
Friday and Saturday evenings $550/hr
Charters include the rental of the boat and all the crew (captain, deckhands). Rates are based on two hours. Additional time can be arranged ($200 per 1/2 hour). Food and bar packages are not included in the price of the charter. Call for menus. Please contact us to customize a package for you.