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M.S. Dixie II

Highway 50 at Zephyr Cove, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
+1 800-238-2463
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II
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From daytime to sunset, The MS Dixie / Lake Tahoe Cruises offer spectacular views, fresh air and an unforgettable journey.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Highway 50 at Zephyr Cove, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448
+1 800-238-2463
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went for the sunset with dinner cruise. First of all, if you are a vegetarian, be prepared like we were for not much food. The experience of being served dinner while in such a beautiful lake is what was important for us. It wasn't...More

Thank aum1207
Reviewed 5 days ago

We actually picked the best day to go which was right after the Labor Day crowd left. The boat was not crowded only about 40 people which was a plus as the service was very good and food tasty. The bartender told us that there...More

Thank J Craig W
Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the afternoon 2 hour ride and it cost almost $118 for two. It was crowded and the boat is worn. Limited indoor seating. Outdoor seats uncomfortable. Food and drinks were extra cost and very expensive. Could not hear the tour narration on the...More

Thank karenkIllinois
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a perfect day for a boat ride on the lake. The explanations were good - and not too much. The offerings for lunch were good and not too expensive. Wonderful way to see Emerald Bay and the views of the Lake.

Thank Jsmtraveler
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I have been on a cross country trip from Florida and toured 3 lakes, Flathead, Lake McDonald and Coeur d'alene with modest pricing and NO CHARGE for parking. I felt the cruise was very overpriced and the parking charge was terrible, they...More

Thank judyo275
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone enjoyed themselves and there's not a bad seat in the boat! The food was also really great and the staff super friendly

Thank PlaytimewithMiss_T_e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lake Tahoe awesome so could have given this an excellent review. Certainly the cruise was smooth and informative. However thought 45 minutes on free shuttle to get to marina was too long and why any parent takes their child under 11 mystifies me. They look...More

Thank AndyP1998
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a perfectly beautiful morning to sit up on the third deck and watch the sights on our way to Emerald Bay. We were glad we took the 11 a.m. cruise when the weather was perfect because the clouds started building up and by...More

Thank terrio3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a dinner cruise for two for our Anniversary. We were not informed ahead of time that we would not have a private table. Food was bad, but we expected that. My (pasta) was inedible- canned asparagus made the dish taste like tin, the squash...More

Thank scubalinda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great way to see the lake, learn about its history, and enjoy a wonderful dinner. A 3hr cruise starting with a wonderful meal. Then topside for a beautiful sunset. . After a ride across the lake, captain gives you a history of the lake. On...More

Thank befan10
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3 August 2016|
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Response from Traveler46_12 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, everything from torn jeans and shorts to sports coats and ties. There doesn't seem to be a common dress. It is important, though, for both men and women to have a jacket, since the wind sometimes is strong... More
21 July 2016|
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Response from steversjunk2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry- I have no idea. You might want to give a call... Good luck & enjoy the ride!
19 June 2016|
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Response from 1Greg0007 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, I would wear something warm, it does get very cool at night on the lake. Have fun