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Address: 615 E. Front Street, Holiday Inn, Traverse City, MI 49684-8663
Phone Number: 231 947-1730
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9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Description: At 47’, the Nauti-Cat cuts through the water with a smooth, comfortable...
At 47’, the Nauti-Cat cuts through the water with a smooth, comfortable sail that first time sailors and longtime sail enthusiasts will enjoy. The 29’ beam allows plenty of space for up to 43 passengers to relax on the nets or sight see from the high and dry decks and seating areas. An on-board bar with specialty drinks, two restrooms and a friendly crew will make sailing with Nauti-Cat the highlight of your vacation. Snacks are complimentary on every cruise.
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Best day for a cruise

Capt. Chein was awesome, great music that I now have liked on Pandora and the bartender/mate (Chris?) was very friendly. Fun, beautiful day on the Grand Traverse Bay

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Dearborn, Michigan
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Dearborn, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Capt. Chein was awesome, great music that I now have liked on Pandora and the bartender/mate (Chris?) was very friendly. Fun, beautiful day on the Grand Traverse Bay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Captain Shawn and crew could not have been more welcoming, accommodating or pleasant! 14 people, 4 to 14 plus 6 adults and a Grandmother and Grandfather. Beautiful sunny day, warm temperatures and a cloudless day. Grandkids got to "drive the Cat", bar with a great selection of Craft Brews, mixed drinks plus Single Malt Scotch and Whiskey! Beautiful, Wonderful, Best... More 

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Grandville, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We loved our time on the boat! We went on the Happy Hour cruise at 3 and were expecting some sort of drink special or deal, but they did not have one. Bummed about that, but the ride and staff were both great!

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chienman1, Owner at Nauti-Cat Cruises, responded to this review

Thank you for coming out on the Nauti-Cat! We thank you for your business greatly. We appriecate your positive review of our business. It is correct our drink prices never change by we must note that our Top Shelf beverages are only $6 and our Michigan local beers are $5, which you can't get that price even at their own... More 

Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

My husband and I took the Nauti-Cat sunset cruise last weekend, and we had a fabulous time. The captain and crew were fun, entertaining, and laid-back. It was a great way to spend a Saturday evening. We will be back again . . . w/friends next time! Thanks for the wonderful time!

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Grand Traverse County, Michigan
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

What a great way to celebrate our friends upcoming marriage! We took the noon cruise on a beautiful, sunny day. The crew were professional and the boat was amazing. The drinks were great--and affordable. This was a perfect start to a great night!

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Griffith, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

My husband and I took the Tuesday night pizza and beer sunset cruise. It was truly a memorable experience! Our captain and first mate/ bartender were so friendly and accommodating! The bar had a great selection of everything! Perfect weather made it an experience we will treasure! Next time we visit we will be sure to do again!

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Fruitport, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

My fella and I had a great experience with Nauti-Cat Cruises. Originally we wanted to make our trip a sunset cruise, but because we did not make reservations in time, we had to settle for an afternoon cruise the following day. Though there was little to no wind for the sails, we were still able to take in some beautiful... More 

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Dexter, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This was the second time I had booked this cruise, the first time 2 years ago, it had to be cancelled due to weather concerns. This time it looked like that could happen again, but it stayed just nice enough to get out on the water. The crew is top notch, very good at what they do. We took "The... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

This was my 3rd time aboard the Nauticat catamaran sailboat on scenic West Bay in Traverse City. This is one of the most enjoyable ways to spend a Summer evening out on the open water with your friends, family or co-workers. The 2-man crew are fun and hospitable while expertly navigating the large vessel across the clear blue waters.They have... More 

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Fife Lake, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Even with the weather being cloudy and no wind we had a great day. The views and experience was fantastic. The crew was warm and welcoming. Nice selection of craft beers and a full bar. This is a memory maker for both locals and visitors to the area. In addition we met some very nice passengers. A big thanks to... More 

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Additional Information about Nauti-Cat Cruises

Address: 615 E. Front Street, Holiday Inn, Traverse City, MI 49684-8663
Phone Number: 231 947-1730
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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