Seattle Lake Cruises

Sightseeing cruises on Lake Union & Lake Washington

Charter the classic yacht Discovery for private parties, boat tours and customized sightseeing cruises on Seattle’s Lake Union and Lake Washington. 

Enjoy a leisurely sightseeing cruise of beautiful Lake Union and Lake Washington. Locals and visitors alike will gain a new perspective of the Seattle skyline as we cruise past Seattle’s historic houseboat communities including the famous “Sleepless in Seattle” house. You’ll have the option of visiting the Ballard Locks that connect Seattle to Puget Sound before heading through the cut past Husky Stadium and into Lake Washington. A cruise around Lake Washington affords views of beautiful Mt Rainier and a sneak peek at multi-million dollar waterfront residences belonging to Seattle’s rich and famous. Guests are welcome to visit the Captain in the wheelhouse to steer the boat, ask questions and hear stories of the adventures and experiences he has had restoring the classic yacht.

Family get-togethers

Girls night out

Birthday parties

Christmas parties

Mothers Day cruise

Opening Day of the Boating Season

Christmas Ship Parade

Valentines Day cruise


Corporate Events

Meeting Space


Catering is available on all Seattle lake cruises and can range from an elegant seated dinner with a private Chef, Hors d’oeuvres platters served at a Cocktail party, self-catered informal gatherings and everything in between. You should allow at least 3 hours for a Seattle lakes cruise. ‘Discovery’ can accommodate small groups with a maximum of 12 guests.

The Emerald City glitters like a jewel at night and should not be missed.
Time your cruise to take in both daylight and evening hours.

Spectacular views of the Seattle skyline by day or night on a boat tour and cruise.

For cruise information

Please call Captain Ben Swanson

Cell 206 406 7288

or Email