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Hoku Nai’a Private Boat Rental

The premiere 149-passenger Orange County whale watching vessel.

Quick Details

Users Capacity: 149 passengers (including infants)

Dolphin Year-round whales, dolphins, sea lions, sharks, birds, and more!

Dollar 2.5-Hour Charter Rates January 1 – February 28, 2023:

Prices vary by date and by number of passengers.

Please contact us for prices after February 28.

  • 1 – 49 passengers: $2,790 + $300 gratuity
  • 50 – 75 passengers: $3,900 + $350 gratuity
  • 76 – 100 passengers: $5,450 + $400 gratuity
  • 101 – 149 passengers: $7,750 + $450 gratuity

Longer cruise durations available at additional cost.

Food Catering:

We can make your cruise extra special with food and beverages. Let us know and one of our team will reach out to you promptly during business hours.

Info Additional Information:

  • Private Charter = Just your group on the boat. Vessel is operated by our licensed Captain and professional crew.
  • Length: 65 feet
  • Boat Type: Power Catamaran
  • Take a virtual tour of Hoku Nai’a
Prices vary by date and by number of passengers.

Hoku Nai’a is Capt. Dave’s new double-deck power catamaran. This vessel is perfect for upscale boat rentals such as dinner cruises, a burial at sea, corporate functions, Catalina Island adventures, and daytime coastal experiences including whale watching.

This fast and stable catamaran is specifically designed for passenger comfort and panoramic views from both the main deck and the elevated observation deck.

Guests will enjoy a beautifully appointed interior with upscale décor throughout the vessel that celebrates Dana Point’s famous surfing culture and recognition as the Dolphin and Whale Watching Capital of the World®.

On the first floor, the main deck is fully enclosed for climate control. As you enter, a lounge area with three sofas provides a comfortable place to relax and chat. Moving forward of the lounge are plenty of bench seats with tables. Perfect for dining! And towards the front of the boat is a large buffet. Large windows on both sides provide panoramic viewing angles.

Also on the main deck are two restrooms.

Heading upstairs to the second floor, the observation deck has ample cushioned bench seating and is covered for added sun protection. For specialty cruises and private charters, a dance floor and bar provide guests with entertainment and refreshments!

Hoku Nai’a is operated by our professional Captain and crew.


Hoku Nai’a Virtual Tour

For an “auto tour” video walk-through, click on the play button in the lower left corner. It may take a couple of minutes to show.

Hoku Nai'a Photo Gallery

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