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Address: 970 Ski Run Blvd., South Lake Tahoe, CA
Phone Number: 800-238-2463
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Description: Glass-bottom-boat tours by day, dining and dancing at night.

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Afternoon delight

Great half day trip. The colors of blue in the lake are wonderful. Worth having your picture taken when you get on the boat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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Sacramento, California

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Plant City, Florida
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111 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We went out on the M.S. Dixie II and we had a great time. We had just been in Emerald Bay the day before and to see it from another angle was great. The boat was clean and well maintained. They had snacks and a bar so if you wanted to have a drink. There were a lot of people... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

The food was good, the staff was friendly, the Bloody Mary was spicy, the views were great! Highly recommended. A little expensive, but AAA will get you a discount.

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Great half day trip. The colors of blue in the lake are wonderful. Worth having your picture taken when you get on the boat.

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Clio, California
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100 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The whole family enjoyed the dinner cruise. The band played a great variety of songs. I even danced with my wife. Line up early to get window seats.

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Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

The Tahoe Queen no longer leaves from the Ski Run Blvd.marina.Instead they shuttle you out to Zepher Cove marina which is a mile or two out of town.The shuttles seem very disorganized and ours arrived late which resulted in us missing the Tahoe Queen and being put on the smaller Paridise cruiser.Not what we paid for! The cruise itself is... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

the captain was informative on the relaxing cruise around Lake Tahoe CA , if you wish to eat on board I recommend the dinner cruise as it is more expensive but food is included... the lunch prices are separate and high for what you get

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Corona
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Our family of 5 took the 2 hour tour on the Tahoe Queen. We were booked for the M. S. Dixie II but due to a mechanical issue, we all boarded the Queen instead. Completely understandable, delayed the tour only 15 minutes and was still enjoyable. It was a nice, smooth trip across the lake to Emerald Bay with beautiful... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

We took the Tahoe Queen dinner cruise on 7/4/15 thinking it would be the perfect place to see the fireworks and have a romantic evening for our wedding anniversary. Not so much. We paid $225 per person and that was grossly overpriced for what we got. First the shuttle was over 30 minutes late picking us up. When we arrived... More 

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Sisters, Oregon, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The 4th July dinner cruise had its highs and lows. Highs: pretty good food, full bar, good live band, shuttle service from hotel, very friendly and efficient staff on the boat and tremendous position on the lake to watch the fireworks. Lows: very disorganized staff off boat (except the shuttle driver...he rocked) and total lack of communication, no knowledge that... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Informative tour to Emerald Bay. Try to get onto the second floor and get a table by the window. Just be aware of the speakers above the tables. If you get a table under a speaker as we did, it does get a bit loud when the music is on. We were worried about the crowd but took a chance... More 

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