The Privateer

At San Diego Whale Watch, we strive to make your private event a memorable one.  From the minute you contact us to the day of your event we will work to ensure that planning your private event is as smooth as possible.

Field Trips

At San Diego Whale Watch, we strive to make your private event a memorable one.  From the minute you contact us to the day of your event we will work to ensure that planning your private event is as smooth as possible.

Private
Charter Boats San Diego

At San Diego Whale Watch, we strive to make your private event a memorable one.  From the minute you contact us to the day of your event we will work to ensure that planning your private event is as smooth as possible.

Corporate Events

At San Diego Whale Watch, we strive to make your private event a memorable one.  From the minute you contact us to the day of your event we will work to ensure that planning your private event is as smooth as possible.

Private Charter Boats San Diego

San Diego Whale Watch’s vessel, the Privateer has the perfect platform for Private Charters. Your guests will have a pleasurable ocean experience while marveling  over marine animals in their natural habitat. Break away from the boring banquet room with a unique 360 view of the Pacific Ocean and everything it has to offer.

Technical Details

Max Capacity: 149 persons
Length: 87ft
Width: 22ft
Double Decker Vessel
Upper Deck (can hold up to 34 passengers)
Lower Deck  (can hold up to 115 passengers)

History

The Privateer began her early years in Provincetown, MA as the first ever whale watching boat on the East Coast!! Though she was built as a whale watching boat, she was originally used as a sport fishing boat. However, the fisherman spent more time marveling over whales in the ocean that they changed the focus of the boat to solely whale watching. After 10 years in Provincetown, MA the Privateer moved to a new home in Gloucester, MA. And after 28 years of providing countless magnificent whale watching memories on the east coast, the Privateer decided to make a move to warmer weather. Just recently, in May 2011 to be exact, she made the 4 week voyage down the Atlantic and through the Panama Canal to be a part of our San Diego family. With a large platform she can hold 149 guests and provides the smoothest ride on the ocean. The Privateer has roomy outdoor decks which allow for tons of viewing space. She is equipped with the state of the art electronics and is Coast Guard certified for your safety. Be a part of the Privateer’s splendor and make your own magnificent memory.

Catering

For your convenience San Diego Whale Watch has a well-equipped galley for simple food preparation. We have also partnered with Ranch Events to provide you with a convenient catering option. Ranch Events can accommodate any size and any budget and will work with you to provide the perfect menu for your event. While we believe in our partners at Ranch Events, we also understand that you may have a catering company you love. If that is the case, then we are happy to accommodate.

Alcohol

We have beer and wine aboard and do not allow outside beverages (alcoholic or non-alcoholic excluding wine) at any time. Outside wine is subject to our corkage fee and is per 750ml bottle and is only allowed for a full charter (please call for pricing and further details).

Entertainment

We will try to accommodate any forms of entertainment, and will need to review it prior to the event. (vulgar acts, open fire and animal acts are not permitted). All entertainment must have proof of full insurance with us named as additional insured.

Restrooms

We have two single use unisex restrooms.

Location

The Privateer is docked at Seaforth Sport Fishing Landing at 1717 Quivira Road, San Diego, CA 92109. We have full availability for free parking (excluding holidays) with group transportation, greeting and unloading areas.

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