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Address: 600 Water St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2471
Phone Number: +1 866-306-2469
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Enjoy live music, dining, exceptional service and monumental views....

Enjoy live music, dining, exceptional service and monumental views. Cruising year-round from the Gangplank Marina, Odyssey offers brunch, lunch, dinner and holiday cruises like Father's Day, plus all sorts of specialty cruises.

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Birthday

Very nice cruise, views were beautiful. Menu variety should be expanded. Music was fantastic. Definitely would cruise again on a return trip to Washington D.C.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice cruise, views were beautiful. Menu variety should be expanded. Music was fantastic. Definitely would cruise again on a return trip to Washington D.C.

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Harveys Lake Pa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent ! No words on how nice everything was. We all had great dinners. So glad we decided to go on this cruise.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our evening on board the Odyssey cruise! We were greeted by friendly and helpful staff and nothing was too much trouble for them! They stopped for a chat, got to know the diners and we even received a special mention after telling our waitress that we were on our honeymoon. The food was divine! We had a trio... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views from the dinner cruise were magnificent. The food was good but not great. The environment and live music made the cruise that much more enjoyable. They have a dance floor near the live music, the dress code was formal, and the growd contained mostly adults 30+ and quite a bit of 55+. There was a stain on one... More 

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Hughesville, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a cruise on Odyssey about 12 years ago and it was a terrific experience. Very classy, great food, upscale environment - a really high-end dinner and cruise experience, which is expected from shelling out $300+. Now, fast forward 12 years to 7/30/16: the dinner cruise has gone way downhill. I spent $400 for a dinner cruise with window... More 

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North Portal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All inclusive night tour was awesome. The food was all great and plentiful. You might have to get a drink from the bar even though our server wants you to order through them. Get up and have a drink outside. Have a relaxing time and dance, enjoy the cruise. Not a bad seat in the house.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour sounded like such a wonderful evening. Boy was I wrong. The lack of sufficient air conditioning was just the beginning. They were completely understaffed. Couldn't get a waiter so waited in line 20 minutes for a $21 beer and awful cocktail. Then the promised sit down dinner was a horrible buffet. And where were all the great sights??... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very disappointed with this cruise. It was my mother's birthday and this is what she wanted. We paid an additional $100 for guaranteed window sitting only to be placed directly in the sun on the hottest day of the year. The food service was slow. The servers repeatedly brought the wrong food and drinks to our table. Although... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I bought two groupons for this experience for me and my wife's 7th anniversary in an effort to do something special and different. That it was! We are normally very sea sick type people but once on the boat it was a very smoothie ride. The food, all three courses, was delicious. I had crab cakes and my wife had... More 

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Seattle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

I have been on boat cruises before, but the Odyssey Potomac Boat Cruise was much better than I expected. The boat is a glass enclosed flat sailing vessel, so you can see everything around you. There are plenty of viewing areas on the exterior of the boat. It is a leisurely cruise down the Potomac River and was a great... More 

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