Summer 2017 Dates Available! 

Welcome Aboard!

Permanently docked on North Lake Union, this waterfront venue provides a truly unique and memorable experience. Come aboard a historic Washington state ferry and capture panoramic views of Seattle’s Sky-line, our vintage charm, and award-winning catering. Hosting events for over thirty years, we aim to create priceless memories and provide outstanding service. Join us and create the perfect event.

With classic lines and an elegant interior, the Skansonia is sure to impress!
The Skansonia specializes in private parties, catering to all types of events, including weddings, corporate functions, special gatherings, family parties, and private parties. We pride ourselves on our  commended service, delicious cuisine, and unmatched views of Seattle.

Venue Rental

With unparalleled views of Lake Union, the Seattle Space Needle, Queen Anne, and the Seattle Skyline, the Skansonia will take your breath away! Join us for your next wedding, corporate gathering, birthday celebration, life event, or social event! The Skansonia’s timeless elegance radiates from every room. Our upper deck includes two sitting rooms and a covered promenade.

Venue Rental

Delicious Menus!

The Skansonia works with our sister venue, L.U.C. to bring a selection of local comforts. Featuring an array of appetizers, miso glazed salmon, and noted mac n’ cheese our spread is sure to satisfy all of your guests!

Available Menu

Custom Floral Design

When booking the Skansonia, you will have the option of adding beautiful floral arrangements to complete your vision! Whether you imagine bridal bouquets and boutonnieres or table centerpieces, LUC Custom Floral will work with you to create the perfect floral package. With superior service, fresh flowers, and delightful stylings, LUC Custom Floral will add beauty to your special day.


Custom Floral Design

 View and Tour the MV Skansonia

Come take a personal tour and discuss the details of your event with our Catering & Event Specialist!
Call to book an appointment or visit us on an open tour day!
Please call (206) 545-9109 or email:

Open Tours ~
~ Weekdays ~
Tuesdays 11:00am-7:00pm
Wed-Thurs | 11:00am – 5:00pm

~ Weekends ~
Sat. Spet. 24th | 11:00am-5:30pm
Sun. Sept. 25th | 11:00am-5:00pm

Sat. Oct. 1st | 1:00pm-6:00pm
Sun. Oct. 2nd | 11:00pm-3:00pm
Sat. Oct. 8th | 12:00pm-3:00pm
Sun. Oct. 9th | 11:00am-2:30pm
Sat. Oct. 15th | 12:00pm-4:00pm
Sun. Oct. 16th | 11:00am-3:00pm
Sat.Oct. 22nd | 11:00am-3:00pm
Sun. Oct. 23rd | 11:00am-5:00pm
Sun. Oct. 29th | 11:00am-3:00pm
Sun. Oct. 30th | 11:00am-5:00pm