Stillwater River Boats


Contact & Payment

Our 2024 Public Cruise Season Begins May 11, 2024!

Phone: (651) 430-1234
Summer (May-Oct. 20) Business Office Hours: Monday-Saturday 8:00am – 6:00pm, Sunday 8:00am-12:00pm
(Oct. 21-April) Winter Business Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm, Closed Saturday & Sunday unless an appointment is made ahead of time

Time to think of your private charter, wedding or special event for the 2024 or 2025 season! Stillwater River Boats offers boat showings by appointment only- Monday-Friday between 9:00am-3:00pm and Saturday between 9:00am-12:00pm. Call to make an appointment or ask for a free estimate at (651) 430-1234.

Need to pay for your Private Charter?

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Driving Instructions

When arriving in Stillwater via HW 36, follow the exit to HISTORIC DOWNTOWN STILLWATER – do NOT go across the new bridge connecting MN and WI.

PARKING: Stillwater River Boats offers limited complimentary guest parking adjacent to the boarding area. Just follow our “Boat Parking” signs. If our free lot is full, there are several public parking areas nearby. Please view the parking map for all public parking locations in Downtown Stillwater. Please check-in for your cruise at least 45 minutes prior to departure.

Interested in joining our team for the 2024 season?

Please complete our online application.

Our Partner Companies

102 North Second Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 | (651) 439-1100.

25 historic rooms, 10 modern annexed rooms, beautiful dining patios, and private event spaces for any size of party! Watch for our wonderful 2023 Holiday menus!

301 2nd Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 | (651) 430-1235.

Max Capacity: 350

Perfect location in historic downtown Stillwater for weddings, company events, parties, and meetings. Large dance floor. Beautiful decor. Marble top bar. Delicious food. Free showings by appointment are offered in the winter too!

301 South 2nd Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 | (651) 351-1262.

See our delicious menu of pizzas, pastas and daily specials! Delivery, dine-in or take-out. “Voted Best Pizza in the Valley!” -St. Croix Magazine.

301 2nd Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 | (651) 430-1235.

Delicious and creative menus for private events. Chef’s specials also offered. Preparing exceptional food for breakfast, lunch, breaks, dinner, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and late night. Complete bar service available as well. Clients include meetings, weddings, corporate, memorials, reunions, parties and more.

More From Stillwater

Come and visit Stillwater to see why this charming river town was named the “best destination small town” in the country. Stillwater is just 35 minutes from the downtowns of Minneapolis or St. Paul, and the Mall of America.


Pick up the 2022 complimentary copy while exploring Main Street!

Stillwater Visitors Bureau: Check out this website featuring a complete list of shopping, attractions, events and more!

Stillwater Visitors Bureau: Check out this website featuring a complete list of shopping, attractions, events and more!

We are pleased to recommend our partner business, the historic Lowell Inn.

  • Historic walking tours and museums
  • Nearby children’s park and toy store
  • Local wineries and breweries – tastings and tours
  • Year-round festivals and events