It’s Your Yacht.

With its sensational skyline views, customizable packages and private setting, Chicago Elite is the city’s most distinctive event venue.

Group Holiday Early Bird

Group Holidays

Book now and save 15% on select December 2019 & January 2020 bookings for groups of 20 or more when you book by 10/15/19 with code HOLIDAY15!

Contact an Event Planner>>

Private Yachts by Hornblower on Lake Michigan

Elite Private Yachts are now Private Yachts by Hornblower. With sensational skyline views and completely customizable options, the Chicago Elite is Chicago's most innovative dining and entertainment venue. Enjoy cruising Lake Michigan on your own private yacht. Host a truly distinguished event on the water in a setting that is nothing short of impressive. Our endless options allow for a completely customized event that's exactly to your specifications.

Chicago Elite offers:

  • Exclusive private space for groups of up to 150
  • Customizable menus, beverage packages and more 
  • Sensational skyline views of Chicago from both our dining and open-air decks
  • Flexible boarding and cruising times 


Corporate Events

Corporate Events

Host your next corporate event aboard Chicago Elite for a venue that's sure to impress. 

Video Home

Special Occasions

Chicago Elite is the perfect venue for hosting a completely customized celebration.

Video Home

Tour the Chicago Elite

Take a virtual tour of the Chicago Elite, and see why it's the perfect venue for your next event!