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Tahoe Cruises

900 Ski Run Blvd, Ski Run Marina, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8599
+1 775-588-1881
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Fun & Great way to see the Lake

My husband and I really wanted to find a way to get on the lake for a sunset cruise. This was the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kat C
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Kansas City, Missouri
What a fun day!

My friend and I felt we had spent the day at a private party! The crew were friendly and gracious... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Midge M
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Tallahassee
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
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“safari rose” (57 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (36 reviews)
“bbq lunch” (15 reviews)
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900 Ski Run Blvd, Ski Run Marina, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8599
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+1 775-588-1881

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I really wanted to find a way to get on the lake for a sunset cruise. This was the perfect pick. The crew was wonderful. I forgot my jacket and the captain gave me his. They also had blanks, which helps because...More

Thank Kat C
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kat! Thank you for cruising with us! Glad to hear that you all had great time! The home made salsa chips and guac is an in house favorite! Glad you liked the appetizer spread! Cheers, Jenna

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I felt we had spent the day at a private party! The crew were friendly and gracious to everyone and the boat is special to see. The lunch was terrific and portions were more than generous as were the drinks. Of course...More

Thank Midge M
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, so glad you enjoyed our cruise. It is a fantastic time of year to be out on the water, with great views and smaller crowds! Come and see us again! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A+ trip. The weather was perfect, especially for late October. The boat was beautiful and the crew was amazing. The 2 hour sunset cruise provided ample photo opportunities, great snacks, and a perfect evening. We were a little disappointed that children were allowed on the...More

Thank Lucas C
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Lucas! We do try to keep the little ones close to their folks, for safety first and for the comfort of all our guests. Thank you for sharing you review, we are so glad you chose to cruise with us and that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Sunset Champagne cruise on the Safari Rose was the best experience I had being on the lake. From incredibly attentive staff to the wonderfully paired finger foods to the delicious wine and champagne. The cruise was big enough to accommodate a nice gathering of...More

Thank Kevin C
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kevin- Thank you for the very thoughtful review. Our crew is AMAZING and we so appreciate you taking the time to give them such a nice shout out! We hope you come join us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So comfortable, friendly and felt like we were on a yacht with friends. It was the evening cruise with champagne, wine, beer and a wonderful variety of appetizers. Recommend if you are alone or with a group. We met some nice people. The sunset Cruise...More

Thank SindiMc
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings from Tahoe Cruises! Thank you for taking the tie to share you review of the Safari Rose, so happy that you enjoyed your time with us! Fall adventures on the Lake are the best! Cheers! Jenna

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the 3 hr BBQ cruise for something to do. We were collected from our accommodation by their shuttle bus. The captain was very informative as was the first mate. The bar was expertly run by Blair, and whilst talking to her, I was...More

Thank Bryan D
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Brian for the kind words and kudos! We appreciate your feedback and take great pride in what we do a a small family owned company! Come again! Cheers, Jenna

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Our first day in Tahoe we took the historic Safari Rose's Lunch Bar-B-Que cruise. It was an excellent way to learn about the lake and the area's geography. Boarding and disembarking went smoothly. There is indoor and outdoor seating--we chose to stay outdoors since it...More

Thank vakamalua
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings- So glad you enjoyed your trip with us overall, we will take note of the phone call not being retuned in a timely manner, we do strive to call each and everyone back ASAP but sometimes it takes longer than we like, our apologies...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I took a nice boat ride around South Lake Tahoe and emerald bay and it didn’t disappoint Great cabin who filled us in with all the history and sites around our journey Breathtaking views of lake and mountains Scenic vista’s etc The meal was...More

Thank tenantrep
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you for taking time to review your cruise. If you have a moment we'd greatly appreciate details on the average meal, so we can perhaps address any specific changes to the menu, etc. Feel free to contact me directly, via jenna@tahoecruises.com Thank you,...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

This was by far our favorite activity in Lake Tahoe. We took the 3-hour BBQ lunch cruise and it did not disappoint! Captain Clark gave plenty of interesting scientific and historical facts about the lake, but he certainly did not talk the whole time. And...More

Thank vpena512
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Hello! October can defiantly still offer. spectacular ride on the Lake! We are so glad you enjoyed it and really appreciate you taking the time to say so! We really appreciate our guests and are happy to hear that the cruise was up to your...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

The Safari Rose is a great way to see Lake Tahoe, Its a classic yacht built in 1959 and furnish in that period. The ride was very smooth, and the cabins proved comfortable on a cool day (55 degrees). The crew was friendly and knowledgeable...More

Thank J M
Fred G, Manager at Tahoe Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Love that you enjoyed your time with us on the Safari Rose, she is indeed THE "Lady of the Lake" and we so enjoy sharing her with our guests! Cheers, Jenna

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mayflower57
2 September 2016|
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Response from alola_rn | Reviewed this property |
Sahara Rose - the yacht.
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Sylie1
24 December 2015|
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Response from Art-Roxanne | Reviewed this property |
The weather was fantastic. It was warm enough to be outside, and we spent part of the cruise inside and part outside. If you're from Southern California, take a sweater. The sun set on our way back to port from Emerald Bay... More
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micbaham
17 March 2015|
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Response from Fred G | Property representative |
Hi Micbaham, Traditionally the Safari Rose's season begins in May and closes around October depending on weather!
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