It’s Your Yacht.

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

SafeCruise by Hornblower

SafeCruise by Hornblower

SafeCruise by Hornblower Cruises & Events is our commitment to our guests' safety throughout the entire cruise experience.

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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 

 

Weddings on the Water

Weddings on the Water

Our vessels let us bring together everything for your big day: impeccable service, delicious food, and breathtaking views!

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Special Occasions

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

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Tour the Chicago Elite

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