Luxury Private Boat Party Cruises

Private Boat Party in Downtown Nashville

The luxury private river cruise is the perfect pontoon experience for all occasions with a capacity of up to 47 guests. Private cruises offer corporate packages, catering options, shuttle options, and flexible cruise times.
Cruise Duration: 2 hrs
(Mon. - Wed. extended cruise options available)
Price: $900 (winter), $1,200 base rate + |
$22 per passenger
(plus tax, & 20% gratuity)
Availability: 7 Days a Week

Private Pontoon Party Cruise in Downtown Nashville

Enjoy a private river cruise aboard the new Pontoon Saloon II, equipped with custom upgrades that provide a unique experience through Nashville’s Riverfront. The Luxury Private Cruise is the perfect boat tour experience for all occasions, with capacity up to 45 guests. It offers corporate packages, catering options, shuttle options, and flexible cruise times.

The pontoon is equipped with bar seating, a catering table, and lounge seating along the open top bow, giving you options to enjoy the sun or shade. Bring your own food and beverages or allow our Cruise Coordinator, your dedicated contact, to guide you through planning your private event. From catering and beverage service, to entertainment, and transportation, they will coordinate every detail.

The pontoon capacity and design are perfect for catered dinners, happy hour, partying, and dancing to your favorite playlist as we cruise through Music City. Whether you’re planning a celebration, corporate event, wedding festivities, or a party with friends/family, hosting an event on the Pontoon Saloon is the perfect space for a memorable Nashville experience!

A private river cruise is great for: 

What’s Included

  • USCG Licensed Captain & Deckhand
  • VIP Server & DJ
  • BYOB
  • 2 hours on the water
  • Alcohol Packages available (email or call for details)
  • Coolers, ice, cups, Coke & soda water, water (specific mixers upon request)
  • Lounge seating, catering table, bar area, & turf flooring
  • Large sound system with microphone
  • Restroom

Add-Ons

  • Beer & Seltzer Alcohol Packages
  • Shuttle Service
  • Catering (Martin’s BBQ or Hattie Bs Hot Chicken)
  • Liquor & Wine Delivery
  • Koozies

Departure Locations

Riverfront Dock East — All cruises will depart from the east bank dock except for event dates noted below or stated otherwise in your confirmation email.
Lock One Marina — We reserve the right to change dock locations due to city events. Private Cruises will depart from Lock One Marina on the following dates: 6/6-6/9, 7/2-7/5, 9/13-9/15

Reviews From Our Guests

It’s a great way to get off Broadway and still have some good ‘ole Nashville fun!!! Seriously so much fun! Beautiful views, awesome crew, clean bathroom and great music.

Teresea

My bridesmaids surprised me with the boat cruise for my Nashbach! It was the best time ever!Highly recommend this event for any group looking to spend an evening partying on the river!

Nikki

Went on the pontoon saloon for my bachelorette party. We had a blast!! There were multiple parties with us and we all danced together. At one point we were playing limbo with a broomstick. I do recommend getting there earlier to secure a good spot on the boat. Plus, having the bathroom on board made life so much easier.

Kirstin

We had a team meeting (12 people) in Nashville and took an evening cruise on the pontoon saloon. It was the perfect choice for a group activity as they had dinner and beer as we cruised the Cumberland River. Awesome views of the Nashville skyline!! Andrew was great!

Mark

Pontoon Saloon was a great experience! The owner and staff are super cool, the boat was clean and roomy! It was a beautiful day on the Cumberland River even in November! We had a big group, so did the private tour! Highly recommend!

Rachelle

Frequently Asked Questions

CANCELLATION POLICY FOR PRIVATE CRUISES

PRIVATE CRUISE CANCELLATION POLICY

A  50% refund 30 days prior to your cruise date. If you cancel within 30 days of your cruise departure date, there will be no refund but we do offer the option to change the date of your cruise within the current season, no refund/transfer within 48 hours of departure times (a 20% change fee will be applied for Friday / Saturday Reservations). If you no-show or if you are late for the cruise and miss the boat, we will NOT provide a refund or change date options. If we cancel the cruise due to severe weather, we offer a 50% refund or 100% credit via a gift card. We reserve the right to delay cruise departures due to weather by up to 30 minutes.

CHANGES TO EXISTING RESERVATIONS

If you need to cancel or make changes to an existing reservation, including adding or reducing the number of people in your party, please email us at info@pontoonsaloontn.com.

WEATHER POLICY

Our cruises operate rain or shine since 3/4 of the boat has a covered roof. If we cancel due to severe weather, we offer a 50% refund or 100% credit via a gift card. We reserve the right to delay cruise departures due to weather by up to 30 minutes. Do not assume your cruise is canceled due to severe weather, we will notify you prior to the cruise if it is canceled.

Winter Cancellation (Nov 14 – Feb 29th): Our cruises operate rain or shine and above 45.0 °F. We offer 100% refund or 100% gift card credit for cancellations by us during Winter periods.

CHANGES TO EXISTING RESERVATIONS

If you need to cancel or make changes to an existing reservation, including adding or reducing the number of people in your party, please email us at info@pontoonsaloontn.com.

IS THERE PARKING?

We highly recommend that you take Uber/Lyft or walking from Broadway. We don’t want anyone drinking and driving! We don’t provide parking & parking is limited around the dock and Nissan Stadium due to events. Please plan ahead and come early if you are driving. There are paid lots around the stadium that are a 10-minute walk to the dock. You can reserve a private shuttle for your group. We offer one-way or roundtrip options. If your party plans on driving, please contact us about departing out of our Lock One Marina Location.

HOW EARLY SHOULD I BOOK?

We recommend booking as soon as you decide on your cruise time. We have limited availability for private cruise times, so you will want to book at least 90 days out. Our Friday & Saturday cruises sell out fast.

CATERING OPTIONS?

Private cruises can be catered and we offer alcohol delivery! Whether you want light appetizers, Nashville Hot Chicken, or BBQ, we can help supply for your event. We work with Hattie Bs Hot Chicken and Martin’s BBQ.Please reach out to us for menus and pricing!

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