Manhattan by sail

NY Harbor Tall Ship Cruises

Clipper City Tall Ship (New York City, NY)

Reviews & Ratings

728 ratings
4.4 average rating
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attended Jun 06 2011

It was very pleasant. Perfect weather, great sunset behind the statue. They rose sails and let you help do so if you wanted. Nice bar aboard and drinks were priced as expected ($7 wine or Brooklyn Lager). I kinda wish they hand actually used...continued

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attended Jun 22 2011

It was very relaxing and the crew was friendly and knowledgable .

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attended Jul 26 2014

It was wonderful! The crew are experienced and helpful; the weather was perfect, and the trip was an unforgettable experience. Carol

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attended Jul 19 2010

It's quite a different experience to sail in this harbor on a sailboat vs a ferry boat. It was so peaceful. We got to help raise the sails if we wanted...hard work! Note this is not a tour boat, so there is no commentary on what islands or bridges...continued

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attended Jun 08 2011

Loved the experience of sailing in the lower manhattan harbor...we were on the 4:30 sail and it was not crowded and we had a perfect wind and sun

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attended Jul 15 2011

Loved the cruise but will never buy tickets through Goldstar again, because I had to pay TWICE.

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attended May 25 2011

Lovely experience. Smooth sail. Beautiful sights. Nice crew.

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joe
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15 stars
attended Sep 06 2010

Maybe I picked a wrong day, but the experience was nothing like described in the summary. First of all, the ship goes to the Statue of Liberty, around Governor's Island and back. It was a beautiful day. Nice and warm, cool breeze, cloudless sky....continued

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6 stars
attended Jul 11 2014

Memorable like a book of Discoveries of NY from the sea, beautiful , every time a new view, new corner, new feeling, amazing sunset, like a marine painting, nice breeze, great Clipper, great team, worthy to repeat again. Thanks to all team.

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attended Aug 08 2010

My boarding was for 430pm on a Sunday and it was beautiful weather. The line to board was quite long (I showed up at 415 to board and already a wait) but once on the boat, was easy to find a seat. I didnt take advantage of the bar to order a...continued

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attended May 26 2012

My friends and I went on the sunset cruise to start off a bachelorette party. We liked the cruise and the staff so much, we purchased tickets for the night cruise immediately after and spent the majority of our party on the boat!

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attended Oct 04 2013

My husband and I had a great time aboard the Clipper City sailboat. We were on the boat on Friday, 10/4 and the weather was perfect - 80s and sunny. The views aboard the sailboat were wonderful, seeing all of downtown Manhattan, getting up close...continued

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3 stars
attended Aug 12 2013

My two daughters, ages 11 and 14, along with a friend who's a native New Yorker, and I took this cruise and loved it. Plenty of room, places for shade, and breathtaking scenery...what more could you want? I took a bottle of water but bought...continued

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Ts
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attended Jul 18 2014

Nice break from the hustle and bustle of the city. Great view and photo opp for the Statue of Liberty.

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attended May 29 2011

Nice ship...Very friendly crew...We'll hopefully do it again towards the end of the summer...

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4 stars
attended Jul 21 2013

Not only was this my first time using Goldstar but also my first time sailing. My boyfriend and I had an AMAZING time on the sail boat! the captain was SUPER friendly and so was ALL the crew onboard! We got a DELICIOUS Long Island Iced Tea $10 (...continued

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attended Jul 23 2011

only a handful of seats, awesome views, slow bar, 150 guests, 8 staff + captain, we sailed it was peaceful... enjoyed it (so did my guests) but wouldn’t do it again

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attended Jun 04 2011

Other than my Son's Graduation from Brooklyn Law school this was THE BEST event I planned for our trip! We rode buses, subways and cabs and visited many sights but seeing the city and The Statue of Liberty from this beautiful sailing boat was...continued

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attended Aug 14 2010

Our check-in was perfectly smooth, no problems at the booth on the pier. The Clipper City crew was cordial and friendly, laid-back but always attentive to the business at hand. I liked that they answered any and all questions without a trace of...continued

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