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The BEAST Speedboat Ride

West 42nd Street and 12th Avenue, Pier 83, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-563-3200
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The BEAST Speedboat Ride is a seasonal thrill ride in NYC open May - September. The BEAST leaves all others in its wake as the Captain takes this custom-built 70-foot offshore racing powerboat up to 45mph on a ride down to the Statue of Liberty.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“great fun” (52 reviews)
“water guns” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
West 42nd Street and 12th Avenue, Pier 83, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-563-3200

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is a fantastic ride out to just off liberty island. Fast, furious and the music pumping as you speed down the Hudson river. When you get near the statue of liberty the boat stops so you can get photos. Then the boat starts to...More

Thank Orangecat26
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Absolutely loved this! Alternative way of seeing the Statue of Liberty without actually having to go onto the Island or wasting hours on a ferry! I bought our tickets through tripadvisor before we left and then you exchange them for proper tickets when you arrive...More

Thank SAT1112
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I took my Girl Scout Troop a group of 9 Freshman Girls, and WOW what a time we had!!!! Music was great and we even did the YMCA so much fun! Crew was great upbeat and out to have a fun time with all!!

Thank jbniece
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had the option of this or a circle cruise with our New York Pass. Only being in New York for a few days and on a schedule to try see everything, plus the fact it looks far more fun to us, we went on...More

Thank Guy P
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Used the NY Freestyle Pass for this attraction. Went first thing in the morning as we didn't want to waste time waiting as we were aware the boat leaves on an hourly basis. Really enjoyed the fast journey to the Statue of Liberty and plenty...More

Thank HelenMc1
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This was so much fun would recommend to anyone. No matter where you sit on the boat you get wet and I mean really wet. We had to go back to hotel to change. Go ahead and book it.

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The adults sat up front and the kids at the back. We stay dry and bet more bumped around and the kids get wet - everyone happy! The driver and crew are entertaining, the music adds atmosphere and doing donuts of Manhattan is pretty cool....More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 11 September 2017

If you're wondering whether or not you should do this when you head over to New York? DO IT! This was one of the best attractions that we did when we were there! Absolutely fantastic and so enjoyable. You do get wet, but totally worth...More

Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Well worth the money even though it's only half an hour ride but great fun great crew and entertainment.

Thank Barry A
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Such a fun way to see New York. I highly recommend this to anyone who's not frightened of getting a little bit wet.

Thank Phil R
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Cheryl C
22 August 2017|
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Response from flipmexi17 | Reviewed this property |
I get really sea sick easily but this ride is super quick and I didn't even feel nauseated. Highly suggest you take the ride, it's fun!
21 June 2017|
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Response from OrangeC0rk | Reviewed this property |
No you do not need to reserve they go every hour
14 May 2017|
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Response from OrangeC0rk | Reviewed this property |
yes I had a C3 Pass it was included with no extra cost