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Paradise Charter Cruises and Minneapolis Queen

2150 W River Pkwy, Bohemian Flats, Minneapolis, MN 55454-1020
+1 952-474-8058
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A Perfect Special Occasion Cruise

We arranged a private cruise on Destiny II to celebrate my wife's special birthday. We had 30... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nothing Special

I was with 14 woman on a happy hour pizza cruise. I was in charge of reservation. I called and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
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2150 W River Pkwy, Bohemian Flats, Minneapolis, MN 55454-1020
+1 952-474-8058

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Reviewed yesterday

We arranged a private cruise on Destiny II to celebrate my wife's special birthday. We had 30+ family and friends for an evening on Lake Minnetonka. The staff at Paradise helped make all the arrangements, including layout of seating/tables on board, choice of appetizers, dinner...More

Thank Harveyboy1945
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was with 14 woman on a happy hour pizza cruise. I was in charge of reservation. I called and asked what type of pizza they serve because we don't eat pork. He said Sausage, Pepperoni and cheese. I asked if we could get veggie...More

Thank stacyplymouth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a group of 52 friends we scheduled a cruise of Lake Minnetonka with a lite dinner included. The Captain Crew were extremely friendly & helpful giving a lot of information about the lake, islands & houses aling the way. The food was excellent as...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a weeknight Pizza and Happy Hour cruise. First of all, one member of our party was unable to make the trip, but they wouldn't give us a refund. We thought that since we had paid for an extra ticket that there would...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

This was a belated Father's Day Surprise trip for our family of 6. Boarded at Bohemian Flats and went through a lock on the Mississippi river. The captain was very informative and entertaining. Had a great Bloody Mary with wonderful views of bridges on the...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My family and I enjoyed the Minneapolis Queen. It was clean and ample room for crowd that were on board. They had simple snacks (chips, chips and queso, etc) and drinks available. The crew was super friendly and the captain and audible recording explained some...More

Thank ninanana9
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The drive to the parking location is beautiful itself. There is paid public parking next to the building where you buy your tickets. Staff were all very friendly and the boat was clean, including the bathroom that is on-board. Unfortunately the day we went out...More

Thank Travelbugsforlife
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Our children were bored going through the locks and were not interested in the narration (which was good). Mississippi Queen was clean and had lots of staff aboard for bar service and keeping the cabin clean. Just because of the 'route' this tour is better...More

Thank katdod50
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The conference we attended in Minneapolis, Minnesota reserved a river boat for a cruise on the Mississippi River which was excellent. Growing up in Canada, you have read stories and read Mark Twain etc and heard of the history of the area so it was...More

Thank kanasri
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We toured with the Minneapolis Queen. It's quite an informative 90 min tour, going through locks and learning about the history of the river in the area. There is comfortable seating, restrooms, a full bar and snacks available on board. What it isn't is a...More

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7 August 2015|
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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
This attraction is a river boat cruise. You might be mistaking this attraction for a hotel.
Ruth W
6 June 2015|
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Response from Randy S | Reviewed this property |
The typical cruise is about 90 minutes. If you want a private event you could schedule them longer than that . We did not go on the dinner cruise, which I understand goes a little over two hours. We went on the Mississippi... More