Lively & Intimate

Express Series Yacht:  Allante

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Welcome Aboard...Allante! Our most nimble Express Yacht, custom built for intimate to medium sized groups, Allante measures 59 feet in length and has a 14-foot beam [width]. Allante is new for 2011!  Allante's main cabin is beautifully appointed with handcrafted teak and cherry woodwork, spectacular solid surface counter tops, fine leather seating surfaces and decor. Allante is perfect for client dinners, family gatherings, birthday parties and more! All main cabin areas are climate controlled with large windows for viewing and integrated booth seating throughout. In addition, the main cabin includes a buffet service area, full service bar, two restrooms and is also equipped with a stereo C.D. player audible on all decks. While our crew members will have digital music onboard, you are welcome to bring an iPod or MP3 player with your own music compilation. The upper level of Allante hosts a spacious sundeck and cockpit area, surrounded by integrated bench and bistro table seating. The upper deck is prepared for inclement weather conditions with a convertible canopy for shade and clear side curtains for rainy or cool and windy days. The Al and Alma's Express Yachts provide incredible tours, and are designed to allow them access to channels and bays of both Upper and Lower Lake Minnetonka. You and your guests will enjoy the unique design and sleek styling of Allante, and will feel as though you are traveling aboard your own yacht!

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Detail & Services

Bella VistaLively and Intimate are two words that best describe Allante. You and your guests are sure to enjoy the unique versatility of express yacht cruising, with spacious accommodations and unsurpassable views!


*Minimums apply to cruise and meal pricing only.
**$165.00 pick-up charge applies to optional ports.
***Call for availability and pricing.
18% Service Charge will be added to all prices.

Minimum Group Size
20 guests

Recommended Group Size
20-35 guests

Licensed Capacity (max)
60 guests

Event Style
Casual to semi-formal buffet

Cruise Ports
Al and Alma's home port on Cook's Bay
Wayzata Depot**
Approved Private Residences**
Lafayette Country Club**
Port of Excelsior***



Pricing and Guest Minimums:

  • Express Yacht: Allante (20 guest minimum; please call for rates on groups less than 20)
  • Lunch Menu (until 4pm) $36.95
  • Dinner Menu (available all day) $47.95
  • 2.5 Hour Private Cruise
  • Industry Exclusive Yachts
  • Customer defined Cruise Date and Time
  • Onboard Uniformed Cruise, Food and Bar Service Staff
  • Experienced and knowledgeable Captain
  • 15 Minute Boarding / Greeting Time
  • All Deck Digital Audio System with Guest Interface for mobile devices
  • Professional Event Planning Team
  • Complementary Easy Onsite Parking (Cruises Departing from Al and Alma's)
  • Begin and end cruises from the comfort of our Private Cruise Port; Al and Alma's Supper Club
  • Available land based meeting room for pre or post cruise
  • Available Optional Ports of Call
  • Soda and Coffee Service Throughout Cruise
  • Customizable Lunch or Dinner Buffet Service includes Entrée, Salad and Vegetable Selections
  • Customizable Passed Dessert Service
  • China Plates and Silverware Service
  • Complementary Lunch Cruise for Two aboard one of our Public Cruises

Signature (Most Popular)

    Pricing and Guest Minimums:

  • Express Yacht: Allante (20 guests)
  • Lunch Menu (until 4pm) $47.95
  • Dinner Menu (available all day) $59.95
  • Includes Legacy Cruise Amenities
  • 3 Hour Private Cruise (additional ½ Hour Cruise Time)
  • Signature Boarding Appetizers
    (Choice of Two)
  • Admirals Party Snack Mix
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Southwest Chicken Eggrolls with Chipotle Ranch Sauce
  • Fresh Cut Vegetables and Homemade Herb Dip
  • Al's Famous Slow Cooked Rib Teasers

Admiral (Best Value)

    Pricing and Guest Minimums:

  • Express Yacht: Allante (20 guests)
  • Lunch Menu (until 4pm) $77.95
  • Dinner Menu (available all day) $89.95
  • Includes Legacy Cruise Amenities
  • Includes Signature Cruise Amenities
  • Additional Appetizer Selection (3 Total)
  • Admirals Full Bar Service throughout Cruise

The packages described above are our most popular. However, our award-winning team of event planners will work to create a custom cruise event that fits your budget and expectations! Call us today to begin planning your special event!

Prices and packages subject to change, 18% service charge will be added to all cruise charges. MN State and local tax applies when applicable.

Bus Transportation

The vendors listed below are reputable Twin Cities transportation companies that frequently bring customers to and from our departure ports.


Download Resources

Download the Private Cruise Packages
Download the Event Contract
Download the Mound Port & Supper Club Map
Download the Excelsior, MN Port Map
Download the Port of Wayzata Map

  Overview of Our Fleet