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Waterways Cruises Yacht at HomePort
2441 N. Northlake Way Seattle, WA 98103
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The weather was Cold and windy. I wore Jeans and a sports coat. A warmer jacket would have been a good idea since we like to stand on the deck. .
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they have their own parking area, and its warm inside the boat. No need to dress warm. Dress up-makes it more special, but you don't have to
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Holiday Parade of Lights Festive Buffet Dinner Cruise at HomePort
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4.6 average rating
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9 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 19 2011

We were warmly welcomed by the staff & offered a taste of sparkling before being seated. Having been on a brunch cruise this past summer, the food was a little disappointing in comparison. Delicious corn chowder! Nice seasonal salad, yummy...continued

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7 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 27 2011

What a fun and festive time for the holidays. It was better than I ever expected and I have been on Waterway cruises before (they are always great). Easy boarding, parking, good food and following the Christmas boat and getting entertaied was the...continued

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4 reviews
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attended Nov 26 2011

Food was great, staff was personable and friendly. The views were beautiful. I had just enough people so you could move around. It should be noted that the music isn't on this boat but comes from the argosy.

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Celebrate the holiday season aboard a beautifully decorated Waterways yacht, as we join dozens of other boats for the annual Holiday Parade of Lights Cruises, a unique Seattle tradition. Sip on hot apple cider or a handcrafted winter cocktail and take in the magnificent views of Seattle after dark.

Your evening includes a luxurious cruise, a champagne toast upon boarding and a delectable buffet of holiday favorites. The spectacular holiday lights and the joyful singing of the carolers will bring holiday cheer to your cruising experience. Wine, beer, specialty cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages are available for purchase during the cruise.


Served with rustic breads and whipped thyme butter

Smoked Corn Chowder

Butterflied Turkey Breast — smothered in fresh thyme, rosemary, and whole roasted garlic cloves, served with pan gravy and cranberry compote

Heirloom Tomato and Spinach Potato Gratin — Fontina cheese and aged Gruyere

House-made Fennel Stuffing — Mire poix, lemon zest, parsley, thyme, and dried chili pepper flakes

Green Beans sautéed in clarified butter, caramelized shallots and onions, and a hint of tarragon

Maple Yam Casserole topped with bruléed meringue

Apple Cobbler