About Electra Cruises
Set sail on Electra Cruises, a boat hosting weddings in the Orange County, California area. This fleet of yachts welcome wedding celebrations large or small to enjoy luxurious staterooms and bars of teak and marble. These cruises depart from Newport Beach, California, eight minutes from Balboa Fun Zone.
Facilities and Capacity
The largest gathering one of these yachts can accommodate is 300 guests. The company offers three styles of watercraft for a couple’s venue. For a charming vintage celebration, couples can rent a white paddle-wheel riverboat with bright red trim. Smaller affairs can take place on a classic fantail yacht. Contemporary motor yachts are also available for large weddings. These yachts all feature beautiful galley kitchens and a full crew.
A couple’s wedding will be smooth sailing thanks to services such as event planning and assistance with lighting and sound. This venue invites couples to hold both their ceremony and reception onboard the ships. Private rehearsal dinners can also be arranged. Services offered by Electra Cruises include:
- Bridal suite
- Event rentals
Bartenders work behind the open or cash bar for a couple’s wedding reception or event. In addition to a champagne toast, these staff members pour house liquor, house wine, premium liquor, specialty beer and specialty wine for couples and guests. Chef onboard for the celebration serve American, Asian, Indian, Italian, Latin American, Mediterranean or southern cuisine. The dishes can be prepared in a way that is gluten free, nut free, vegan or vegetarian, depending on the ship’s passengers’ needs. These tasty menu items can be served in the following catering styles for the trip around Newport Harbor:
- Cocktail reception
- Hors d'oeuvres
Each of the company’s five ships comes prepared with event items couples may choose for their wedding day. These items include:
- Dance floor
- Photo booth
Categories: Wedding Venue, Rehearsal Dinner