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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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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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A MUST DO in Traverse City!!!

Absolutely one of the highlights of our trip was boarding the Nauti-Cat for the Sunset Cruise. The crew of this vessel were a ton of fun and great at what they do. My boyfriend... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Absolutely one of the highlights of our trip was boarding the Nauti-Cat for the Sunset Cruise. The crew of this vessel were a ton of fun and great at what they do. My boyfriend and I didn't know what to expect when we boarded, but were pleasantly surprised by the beautiful view and the generous amounts of "Catnip" that could... More 

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Traverse City,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We did the Kid Cruise. Great for a 2-3 year old. Kids were able to lay on the nets and look down at the water. They had bubbles and games for the kids. Need to book early as this cruise doesn't run everyday.

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Philadelphia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We took the Happy Hour cruise the day after my nephew's wedding. We had people from age 1 to 60+ and everyone loved it! Crew were great - fun and friendly. Fun music. Good drinks. (They take credit / debit cards, too; and you can run a tab.) It was beautiful out on the water! The kids especially loved being... More 

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Paw Paw, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We had a lovely sunset cruise. We did had a bit of difficulty finding it, though. It is located behind the Holiday Inn on the beach.

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

My wife and I received "boarding passes" as a gift. We aren't avid sailors/boaters so we weren't quite sure what to expect so we brought some friends with us. We had a blast on the midday cruise. It was a little over two hours of fun on the sun. Don't worry, they have a bar to help with the enjoyment... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Very laid back & friendly crew and bartender, good music, even fairly comfortable bathrooms below. Must experience the "net" to get the total package! Thankfully, the rain held off until we got back to the dock, a full two hours after setting sail.

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Charlevoix, Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Fun time and great laughs.....wonderful crew.....lots of others to chill with! Well priced and right in the heart of Traverse City. Grand Traverse Bay is so beautiful....you will love it

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Powell, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Last Saturday our family of 12 ranging from 75 to 11 years young took the Saturday morning kids sail. Beautiful Summer morning with a nice breeze resulted in a fabulous sail to enjoy the splendor of Grand Traverse Bay. Captain & his team made sure this three generation event was priceless. Kids cruise can be enjoyed by any/all and a... More 

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detroit
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

My husband and i did the happy hour cruise on a Wednesday. They staff was great, very entertaining! The drinks were cheap and the ride was great!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We took the "sun-bathing" cruise, only because it was the only one available. It was a bit cloudy so we didn't bake out there! We all had such a wonderful time. Captain Chien was wonderful, as was the bartender who helped us with a "shot-ski"...or two. Watch out for the catnip. One isn't enough, but two may be too many!

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