Hudson River Cruises is excited to be cruising again for the 2021 season! Safety for our staff and guests is a top priority. On January 29,2021 a Federal Mask Ordinance for public transportation was passed which does apply to our vessel. Federal Mask Register Notice (January 29,2021). We appreciate your cooperation and flexibility as we work to keep up evolving guidance, and regulations, on COVID best practices.
COVID 19 Safety Measures
To protect our employees and guests, all guests and employees must wear face coverings. Social distancing is not always possible while on a passenger vessel! Masks may be removed while actively eating or drinking.
The vessel undergoes a thorough deep clean and sanitization at the end of its operating day.
All guests have to sign off on a COVID questionnaire affirming that they have not had symptoms for the past 14 days.
Our cleaning practices meet or exceed all CDC guidelines.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will face coverings be required?
Masks are required to be worn by staff and all guests over the age of 2 when social distancing is not possible, and people are unable to maintain 6’ of distancing. While the open air decks of our vessels provide you the opportunity for a fresh air experience, there are other times on the boats while moving around, embarking and disembarking, etc. when the keeping 6’ distance from others is simply not possible. Masks may be removed while at your seat for eating or drinking. Masks must be worn at all times while moving about the vessel.
How will you handle groups and charters?
Groups and charters are still available but will still subject to our operating guidelines on maintain employee and guest safety. Please call our sales team directly at 843-277-9337 with specific questions about details for your group or charter.