All Private Charters are booked on a per hour basis which includes: Professional, courteous, experienced crew and wait staff A Sightseeing Cruise of Portsmouth Harbor and Piscataqua River and if time/weather permits The Isles of Shoals area The entire staff is included in the charter rate, includes bar staff and 3 decks for a unique venue, 2 decks are fully enclosed in the event of in climate weather. We can accommodate up to 100 people for a sit down meal, up to 200 for a buffet or up to 300 for appetizers and party platters Bar Bar staff is included in charter price You have the option to do an open bar where the tab would be paid at the end of the night and the tab would be subject to an automatic 18% gratuity. You can opt to give each of your guests a drink ticket or two to bring to the bar, at the end of the evening the drink tickets would be totaled and subject to 18% gratuity and would need to be paid by visa, master card or check. Cash bar where your guests would pay cash for each drink and a tip jar would be on the counter for their discretion for tipping. Parking Onsite Parking is available for the duration of the cruise at no additional cost Catering We work with 3 preferred caterers with a variety of menu options available at various price ranges. If you choose one of the menu options provided I can place the order for you, if you choose to customize your own menu you would work directly with the caterer and place your order with them. Referrals: We would be happy to refer a local Florist, Bakery, DJ or Entertainment to further enhance your cruise experience with us. Dockside Chartering Options are available Private Charter Add-Ons
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The M/V Thomas Laighton is one of the most unique venues available for your special event. Our 300 capacity passenger vessel truly is a "floating function facility" that can adapt to any type of special event from weddings and rehearsal dinners to company outings and celebratory parties.
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