Cruising Through the Seasons—Indoor Cozy Comfort—Outdoor Ocean Breezes

Cruises from Newport and Jamestown, RI

Cruising Through the Seasons—Indoor Cozy Comfort—Outdoor Ocean Breezes

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Lighthouse and Mimosa Cruise
Features a narrated tour and a mimosa, included in the price of the cruise

Scenic Bay Cruise
Features a narrated tour

Evening Cocktail Cruise
Features a "drink of the night"—one drink is included in the price of the cruise

Special Event Cruises
May feature a musical guest, theme or tasting event, departure locations vary

Fall Lighthouse Cruise
Features a narrated tour

Seal and Harbor Tour
Features a narrated tour

Land & Sea Tour Package
Features a narrated tour and works in partnership with Viking Tours of Newport—book a cruise and book a Newport trolley tour for an afternoon of fun!


Enjoy the great outdoors cruising aboard the spacious COASTAL QUEEN tour boat, as she offers maximum comfort and spectacular views of the lighthouses and historic sights that surround magnificent Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay. Coastal Queen has both a cozy and weatherproof main salon that can be heated on chilly days and a covered, open-air top deck with side curtains that roll down for warmth or roll up for catching fresh ocean breezes. All seats have panoramic views. Cruises depart from 5 Bowen's Landing, Bowen's Wharf, Newport and for special events at 1 East Ferry Wharf, Jamestown. Check your departure port before booking. The boat's main deck is fully ADA accessible—for Bowen's Wharf departures, please call us ahead of your trip at (401) 423-9900 x1 for information and assistance.  


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Daily Cruises

Coastal Queen's daily cruises will include Lighthouse and Mimosa Cruises, Scenic Bay Cruises and Evening Cocktail Cruises. These tours and boat rides give guests spectacular views of the Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay area. Cruises depart from Bowen's Wharf, Newport.

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Special Events

Coastal Queen's Special Event Cruises may feature a wine or beer tasting, live music or a theme—all while cruising by the beautiful coastal scenes of Narragansett Bay. Special Events Cruises may depart from either Bowen's Wharf in Newport or from East Ferry Wharf in Jamestown. Check our events calendar!

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Land & Sea Tours

See the sights of Newport by land and by sea! Take in the views from the water, which includes several lighthouses and historic sites. After, take in the incredible views of the Newport mansions along famed Bellevue Avenue aboard a classic Newport trolley operated by Viking Tours.

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Private Charters

Charter the spectacular Coastal Queen for your special party and give your guests an event to remember. Whether you are planning a business meeting, company outing, bachelor/bachelorette party or other special occasion, Coastal Queen has plenty of party room for up to 140 passengers.

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About Us

Part of Our Annual Newport Trip

For our annual trip to Newport, we chose the Mimosa Lighthouse tour this year and it exceeded our expectations. Buying tickets online was a breeze, as was the check-in. Captain and crew were polite, professional and engaging. Brian who narrated our tour was very knowledgeable and answered many questions with great detail and enthusiasm. The weather is always the variable and the skies opened up before we left the dock. While passengers on sailboats got drenched, we remained comfortable under a canopy. —Diana S., 2021 review on Google

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Friendly Staff

Every staff member was friendly, professional and knowledgeable. Could not have asked for a more informative group. —Robin P., 2021 review on Yelp

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