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A Romantic and Unforgettable Newport Beach Wedding

SARAH AND RYAN'S WEDDING ABOARD THE NEWPORT MOJO We love when we get to plan a wedding as sweet as the couple themselves. Despite living in Minneapolis, Sarah and Ryan made the decision to get married in Southern California. Planning a wedding long distance can sometimes come with a unique set of challenges, but working with this couple made it as breezy as the weather on their wedding day. Read…

The Big Wedding This Bride Always Dreamed of.

“My wedding was seriously a dream come true and I wish I could go back and freeze time because it was literally that AMAZING!” Those are the words we love to hear after any couple says “I do” on a Hornblower yacht. With Monica and Michael, we didn’t even have to ask them — they were beaming the entire day. We’re lucky to call Monica part of the Hornblower family. As…

New Year, New Look!

FOUR OF OUR HISTORIC YACHTS IN NEWPORT BEACH AND MARINA DEL REY UNDERWENT FRESH AND EXCITING REMODELS. The Zumbrota in Marina del Rey was originally commissioned by circus baron Charles Ringling. in 1918, Zumbrota was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places. This remarkable pleasure craft is still sailing the marina and looking better than ever. The beautiful renovations, completed in early 2018, represent a fresh feel on…

Filming of Scorpion TV Show on Inspiration Hornblower

In January, CBS Corporation chartered the Inspiration Hornblower for the hit Scorpion TV show in Los Angeles, California. The amazing flagship of our San Diego fleet hosted five days of Hollywood on board! The Hornblower San Diego Operations Crew and yacht traveled to the Port of Los Angeles, where stars of Scorpion: Katharine McPhee, Robert Patrick and Elyes Gabel were caught on set for Season 1 Episode 16 “Love Boat.”…

Cruise on the Wild Goose – John Wayne Style

TAKE A CRUISE DOWN HISTORY LANE! The search for a spectacular experience is over. Celebrity buffs, history lovers, yacht aficionados, and those seeking a truly unique ambiance have made the Wild Goose a favorite venue. The stateroom in the Wild Goose is now available for rental during dining cruises. Built as a 136-foot minesweeper for the US Navy, the Wild Goose began its first adventure in WWII. After the war,…

Lord Hornblower Renamed Admiral Hornblower

Lord Hornblower was recently remodeled in December under the design direction of Alissa Sutton, HGTV Designer and Owner of Alissa Sutton Interiors. The 151-foot ship just finished an eight-week, $500,000 upgrade. It now has Wi-Fi throughout, three climate-controlled salons, three full-service bars, two dance floors and seating for up to 500. Today it was renamed Admiral Hornblower, after the first yacht in the Hornblower fleet when the company launched in…