Cape May, New Jersey is the perfect backdrop for all your special occasions and excursions. Whether you’re looking to host a wedding with a unique twist or want to set sail for a half day fishing excursion, our fleet is available for private charters.



The Spirit of Cape May is a 110-foot long boat in our fleet with a capacity of 400 passengers. With a partially enclosed sky lounge and open-air dance floor, it is a unique venue for any occasion. There are two bars available, a galley for hot/cold food service, cushioned seating upstairs and downstairs, seating for up to 100 in an air conditioned and heated, carpeted cabin. A sound system is ready for narrating tours or providing tunes for your party. Finally, a sky lounge with interior seating will let your guests wrap up the night underneath the stars. Pricing for a private charter starts at 50 people.



The Miss Chris boat is available for evening cruises, fishing excursions, offshore adventures, and customized trips. Two and three-hour evening cruises are available for up to 140 passengers and are great for all types of events, from bachelor parties to anniversaries. Fishing excursions are available in 4, 6, and 8-hour increments. Half-day fishing group rates are also available, as well as custom trips and offshore adventures. Pricing starts at 20 people.



The Lady Chris is available for cruises, fishing trips, and custom trips. If you’re seeking a more intimate setting, the Lady Chris is available for private charters for up to 49 passengers; pricing starts at 20 people. If you’re visiting Cape May, fishing trips are available with rods.



The fleet from Cape May Whale Watchers is available for a variety of private events. Some special events for which you may wish to charter one of our boats include:

  • Private educational tours
  • Graduation parties
  • Weddings
  • Family reunions
  • Birthdays
  • Corporate holiday parties
  • Anniversaries


Trip rates will vary based on the boat, type of charter, and season. Please visit the Cape May Charters website for a complete breakdown of pricing or call 609-884-5445.



If you’ve dreamed of boating on the Atlantic Ocean or Delaware Bay, the Cape May charters are a safe and reliable option for all your special events. Why opt for a traditional venue when you can give your guests something to look forward to and remember for years.

Chartering a boat will provide an intimate setting with a unique backdrop. We can help you in determining décor, catering, and other event services.

The fleet at Cape May Whale Watcher has been the destination for many special events and gatherings. Let us help you plan your next event aboard a charter boat in our fleet.

Call us at 609-884-5445 or fill out the form below to book your special event