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FAQ

WHAT IS THE SALTY DOG HAPPY HOUR MUSIC CRUISE?

It's a relaxing ride on a 63' powered catamaran with upper and lower decks and a full bar that serves your favorite beverages. Happy Hour cruises feature a ride around the Calibogue Sound, an island-inspired food and beverage menu, plus tropical tunes to set the mood.

CAN ANYONE RIDE THE SALTY DOG CRUISE?

The cruise is for adults 21 years of age and older.

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

The Salty Dog Cruise is located at South Beach Marina in Sea Pines Plantation, home of the Salty Dog Cafe. You can use 232 South Sea Pines Drive for GPS purposes.

IS THERE A FEE TO ENTER SEA PINES?

Yes, Sea Pines requires a gate pass for every vehicle. Gate passes for passenger vehicles (2 axles) are $8.00 each and are valid for the entire day. Gate passes for buses and motor coaches are $30 each. They can only drop off and pick up. Sea Pines does not allow access to the plantation by bike.

WHERE DO I PARK?

You can park in any vehicle spot in South Beach Marina Village.

WHEN ARE YOU CRUISING AND HOW DO I BUY TICKETS?

Cruise times vary throughout the year. Please visit cruise.saltydog.com to book tickets online. Tickets can also be purchased through the Salty Dog Cruise Hotline at 843.683.6462. Walk up tickets are on a first come, first serve basis and can be purchased right on the dock down from the Salty Dog Cafe. Online pre-booking is strongly encouraged.

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE HAPPY HOUR MUSIC CRUISE?

The cruise includes a USCG certified captain and mates as well as bar and kitchen staff to take care of all your onboard needs. The cruise lasts around 90 minutes.

IS THERE FOOD AND DRINKS FOR PURCHASE?

The Salty Dog Cruise offers a full cash (and credit!) bar and galley for your dining enjoyment. Please check out our island-inspired menu at cruise.saltydog.com . No outside food or beverage is allowed aboard The Salty Dog.

ARE THERE RESTROOMS ONBOARD?

Yes, the Salty Dog Cruise has 2 restrooms onboard.

IS SMOKING ALLOWED ONBOARD?

No, smoking is not permitted.

WHAT ABOUT THE WEATHER?

All cruises run rain or shine and in the event of inclement weather The Salty Dog Cruise shall, at its sole discretion, determine if such conditions will cause the cancellation of any cruise or cruises. If a cruise is cancelled for any reason the Salty Dog Cruise will either reschedule passengers on the next available cruise in which spots are available or issue a refund. We typically make every effort to get underway. Weather often changes at the last moment making early cancellations nearly impossible. In the event of a cruise being cancelled more than one hour in advance, our cruise coordinator will contact you.

NEED MORE INFO?

We think we've covered most everything, but if you have any further questions, please feel free to call or text us!

CRUISE HOTLINE: 843.683.6462