Manhattan is designed in the style of the motor yachts used by New York's wealthy elite to commute to the city from their estates in the early 20th century. They were long, elegant, and known for their speed.
She provides luxury accommodations with her yacht quality wood finish and joinery; minimal noise and vibration; and full air-conditioning. As a commercial passenger vessel, she also provides a generous galley.
LOA: 80 feet (24 meters)
Type: 1920s New York commuter
Construction: Aluminum hull with wood superstructure
Year launched: 2006
Certification: USCG certified for 99 passengers
Current location: Manhattan is operated by Classic Harbor Lines out of Chelsea Piers on the west side of Manhattan where she provides day and sunset cruises from April through November.