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Top Hong Kong Junk Boat Trip Party Dinner Catering Packages 2018

With the end of summer looming near, the time for junk boat parties is now or never! (Or until next year.)

Add some flavor to your next boat party, literally, with our delicious catering packages!

From Thai food to American cuisine, we have it all! You can even add beverage packages to get your drink on!

Keep reading for a taste of each of our featured menus!


Overview

After booking a boat on our website, you will be directed to this page, where you can add on food packages, drink packages, and cute floats.

We currently offer five featured food packages, ranging from more upscale menus to more simple junk boat party sets.

After choosing the package best suited for your party, a window will pop up similar to the one below.

In the window, you will find the details of the package, as well as a drop-down menu of the package’s variations, the menus themselves, the delivery method, and the pick-up points.

After selecting the quantity desired, you can then add to cart!

Note: We will do our best to accommodate any dietary restrictions/special requests regardless of which package you select, so please just let us know beforehand!

Exclusive Kowloon Shangri-La Boating Menu

For our first package, we have partnered with Kowloon Shangri-La, a five-star hotel here in Hong Kong!

This package is perhaps better fitted for a more formal event on one of our cruisers or yachts, and the quality of the food is absolutely guaranteed!

There are three menu variations available (A, B, and C), all of which have a minimum of five people.

Each menu variation has four courses: salads, canapés, mains, and desserts.

Here are a few of the dishes you can choose from:

  • Brie Stuffed With Black Truffle
  • Balik-Style Salmon Wrapped In Thin Crêpe
  • US BBQ Pork Ribs OR Roasted French Free Range Chicken With Roasted Potatoes, Grilled Vegetables & Rosemary Apple Chutney
  • Roasted Sirloin Beef OR Roasted Leg Of Lamb With Sautéed Garlic Potatoes, Grilled Vegetables, Rosemary Jus & Dijon Mustard Cream Sauce
  • Pan Fried Sea Bass With Steamed Jasmine Rice, Vichy Carrots, French Green Beans & Lemon Butter Sauce
  • Apple Crumble With Honey & Thyme
  • Matcha Green Tea Cake

Sound enticing? We think so too!

Thai Party Meal Set

If you are looking for a more casual option, but with a taste of the exotic, consider our Thai Party Meal Set!

There are two package options: one with beverages, and one without. Both have a minimum of 30 people for Sundays and Public Holidays.

Vegetarian options are also available!

With this set, you’ll get delicious Thai dishes like:

  • Crispy Shrimp Slices
  • Thai Lettuce Wraps
  • Thai-Style Pork Neck
  • Spring Rolls
  • Crispy Chicken Wings
  • Chicken/Pork Satay
  • Thai-Style Fried Rice

Drinks include mineral water and sodas, such as Coca-Cola and Sprite!

Junk Party Set

By far our most affordable option is our junk party set!

With catering available for anywhere between 20 and 60 people, this package also offers plenty of flexibility!

You will get a tasty mix of dishes, such as:

  • French Fries
  • Chicken Nuggets
  • Mini Hot Dogs
  • Chicken Wings
  • Garlic Bread
  • Spaghetti
  • Fried Rice

There are also a few Thai-Style dishes and desserts included in each menu variation!

Buffet Set

You may be expecting some very hungry guests, in which case, we recommend our buffet set!

There are three menu variations available (A, B, and C), all of which have a minimum of 20 people.

Each menu variation has four courses: appetizers, salads, hot dishes, and desserts. Menu C also has a carving station!

Although each menu’s selections differ, here are some items you can expect:

  • Chinese Roast Platter (BBQ Pork, Smoked Duck Breast, Soy Sauce Chicken & Sausage)
  • Sweet & Sour Pork
  • Italian Assorted Vegetables with Parma Ham, Dried Beef & Salami
  • Singaporean Fried Noodles
  • Lobster, Prawn & Fresh Fruit Salad
  • Maple Glazed Ham With Rosemary Honey Sauce
  • Strawberry Cheesecake

You also have the option to add on professional catering services for either 4 hours or 8 hours, depending on your needs, making this package versatile for any type of event!

Light Meal Set

A much lighter alternative to our buffet set is, well, our light meal set!

This set has three tiers: the standard cocktail party menu, the superior cocktail menu, and the deluxe cocktail menu.

Each menu requires a minimum of 25 people (the deluxe menu requires a minimum of 30), and each averages about 8-10 pieces of food per person, with differing selections.

Menus A and B feature cold canapés, sandwiches, hot finger foods, and desserts, including:

  • Pesto Tomato With Smoked Mozzarella Cheese
  • Smoked Salmon Rosettes
  • Sushi Platter (California Rolls & Tuna Maki Rolls ) – Menu B Only
  • Bacon Wrapped Scallops
  • Vegetable Samosas With Mint Sauce
  • Tandoori Chicken Kebabs
  • Mini Fruit Tarts

Beverages are also included in both menus, although Menu B boasts a two-hour free flow of non-alcoholic beverages!

The final menu, Menu C, has the aforementioned dishes, plus a few more.

It is the most extravagant of the three, as it includes wine and beer, as well as a dim sum station for dumplings!

Professional catering services are also available for this set.

Some Things To Note

Although we have a wide range of foods for you to choose from, there are a few details that remain the same for each menu.

Please take note of the following things:

  • All menu items will be served in aluminum trays.
  • All packages will be delivered to the pier of your choosing, depending on which piers are available for selection for each package.
  • You must pick up the deliveries at the pier.
  • Delivery fees may apply to some of the packages.
  • Please complete your order and payment at least 4 days before boarding.
  • If you have any dietary restrictions, special requests, or menu choices, please let us know in the comments section when checking out, or contact us at the time of booking.
  • Packages may change from time to time, and pictures are only for reference.
  • No cancellations once orders are confirmed.


Is your mouth watering yet?

Click here to see all of our featured catering packages and menus!

Click here to book a boat to go with the food!


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Yacht Rental User Guide-How To Book A Boat Charter / Chinese Junk?

How to book a junk boat? How can I hire a Chinese Junk boat? How about Yacht Rental?  Any Food And beverage included? WHAT SHOULD I DO?

Here comes a platform that could offer a one-stop boat booking service that does not require you to go out of your way to contact individual boat owners.

All available boat and package information is clearly listed on our website, making the boat booking process quick and easy!

We are here to help you along the way of course, but here is a detailed user guide on how to book a boat, so that you can start browsing today!


1. Search & Find

The first thing you will see on our website’s homepage is our currently ongoing offer and our search engine.

At the very top of the homepage is a bar that is classified into the following categories: Boat Types, Services, Our Tailor-Made Service (Flexbook), Add-Ons, FAQs, Contact Info, etc.

If you are unsure about what type of boat you want to rent, you can select Boat Types. This will drop down a menu for you to choose from.

We currently have 8 types of boats, including luxury yachts, cruisers, and junk boats.

Feel free to browse these boats to choose the right one for you, your party, and your budget.

Alternatively, you can select Services, which will also drop down a menu for you to choose from.

In this category, you can choose the type of occasion that your boat rental will be for.

Among other things, we offer all-inclusive packages, squid/cuttlefish fishing, night cruises, and water sports.

We also service various events, such as weddings, company events, and live music parties.

To jump right into a specific search, simply fill out the sections of our search engine.

You will be asked about your desired location, type of event, date, and number of people.

If you happen to have the code of the vessel you want to rent, you can paste that into the “Yacht Code” section.

Your search will bring you to the following page of search results, where you can browse all relevant and available boats.

You can even apply filters to your search on this page to pull up boats that will allow pets, or have karaoke capabilities, for example!

After applying some filters, sort the order of your search results according to lowest or highest price first, guest rating, or ongoing discounts.

Flexbook

We also offer a tailor-made service called Flexbook, on top of our search engine.

This service provides a customized quotation, complete with all of the best options for you and your event!

All you have to do is fill out a short online questionnaire, which will ask you about your needs and preferences.

After submitting the online form, we will email you a quote specifically for you!

You’ve Searched; Now Let’s Find!

Below is a more detailed look at the possible boat listings that might come up after a search.

You can see each boat’s code, name, rating, and associated icons, as well as multiple pictures from different angles.

Click on the boats you are most interested in, which will open up a new tab for each boat.

On each tab you will find all of the boat’s details, including its measurements, water activities, food menus, amenities, possible piers and bays, prices, and more pictures!

You will also find more general information, such as links to our add-on food and drink packages, our arrangements in case of bad weather, and our cancellation policies.

You can also jump to specific information by selecting the relevant section from this bar at the top of the page.

If the page does not move to the section you selected, it means that the vessel does not have that section.

2. Confirm & Book

Now that you have chosen the best boat package for you, it’s time to confirm all the details, and start the booking process!

The process is as simple as this: select the date you want to depart, the number of guests you want to bring along, the pier of departure (usually also the pier you want to return to), the desired boarding time, water activities, meals, and extras.

These options all depend on the boat package you have chosen.

We currently only accept two types of booking payments (bank transfer and credit card), so please select the correct type for you.

If you select online booking by bank transfer:

  1. A reservation request will be sent to us.
  2. You will be directed to the next page, which will give you the option to add on food, drink, and float packages.
  3. The page after that will allow you to check all the details, and confirm that everything is accurate. After agreeing to our policies and terms, please hit submit.
  4. After submitting the online form, please wait for us to verify the reservation. We will usually notify you by email within 24 hours.

If you select online booking by credit card:

  1. A reservation request will be sent to us. Your credit card will not be charged until your booking is confirmed.
  2. You will be directed to the next page, which will give you the option to add on food, drink, and float packages.
  3. The page after that will allow you to check all the details, and confirm that everything is accurate. After agreeing to our policies and terms, please hit submit.
  4. After submitting the online form, please wait for us to verify the reservation. We will usually notify you by email within 24 hours.

Generally, reservations must be made at least one month in advance for a weekend departure, and it is best to book two months in advance of boat season (June – August) to ensure availability

Please contact us if you have any questions about boat availability.

Meanwhile, take a look at our add-on packages below.

Catering: We offer delicious menus from around the world, with food ranging from American to Thai. We have even partnered with Kowloong Shangri-La, a five-star hotel here in Hong Kong, to provide three exclusive menus!

Drinks: Many of our boat packages do not include alcoholic beverages, so we offer beer packages, wine packages, and various mixers that you can add on!

Floaties: Have you ever heard of floating beer pong? Well, now you can try it for yourself! Get a $1 floating beer pong mat with any boat reservation! We also have several cute themed floaties, which you can find on our sister company’s website as well!

3. Pay & Finalize

If you selected online booking by bank transfer:

Once the reservation request has been accepted, you will receive a confirmation email from us, as mentioned before.

Please complete the payment (usually a deposit of 30-50% of the total package price) within 24 hours of receiving this email.

You can pay this deposit by bank transfer (Hang Seng Bank), Visa, Mastercard, UnionPay, Alipay, or cash to our office in Kwun Tong.

After receiving the deposit, we will send you a second confirmation email. This will include instructions on when to pay the remaining balance.

You will need to do so one day to one week before boarding, depending on the boat package.

If you selected online booking by credit card:

Once the reservation request has been accepted, the deposit will be deducted from your credit card.

After receiving the deposit, we will send you a second confirmation email. This will include instructions on when to pay the remaining balance.

You will need to do so one day to one week before boarding, depending on the boat package.

4. Board & Enjoy

Our customer service team will confirm everything with you a few days before boarding, including the time and place of departure.

On the big day, please arrive at the designated pier at least 15 minutes early for boarding.

Please also bring a copy of the confirmation email (electronic or print), as well as the registrant’s ID card.

Happy Boating!


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The Best Junk Boat Rental Package In Sai Kung, Hong Kong

As summer is slowly winding down, many are booking last-minute junk boats to live up their remaining weekends in Hong Kong.

If you are one of these people looking to celebrate the end of summer on a junk boat (preferably in the beautiful countryside of Sai Kung), then look no further!

We offer the best package to do just that…

…our newest Sai Kung Cruiser Package!


🛥️ Overview & Activities 🛥️

Although Sai Kung is a bit farther away than, say, Central or Tsim Sha Tsui, it is well worth the trip!

This sprawling countryside is famous for its endless green and blue landscapes and its gorgeous beaches.

Click here for easy directions to Sai Kung, as well as things to do there!

As for the boat itself, it is 46 feet long and can hold a maximum of 23 guests, making it the perfect venue for a medium-sized gathering of friends and/or family.

Whether that be a boozy party or an intimate day of relaxation is up to you, but either way, our English-speaking captain and crew will take great care of you!

The package price includes a full day out on the water (8 hours total), as well as the following fun activities:

  • 3-Person Dinghy
  • Floating Mat
  • Water Trampoline
  • Floating Noodles
  • Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP)
  • Kayaking
  • Karaoke
  • Wii
  • Poker
  • Mahjong

With all of these options to choose from, everyone in attendance will be sure to have a great time!

🚿 Amenities 🚿

There are plenty of activities incorporated to keep you and your party entertained, as seen above. But what about the boat itself? What amenities will be included?

Well, you can expect all of the following on board:

  • 4 Bags Of Ice
  • Unlimited Drinking Water
  • Complete Indoor/Outdoor Bluetooth Sound System
  • Electric Sockets
  • Microwave Oven
  • Basic Kitchen Utensils (Plates, Cups, Wine Glasses)
  • Refrigerator
  • Showering Area
  • TV
  • A/C
  • Sunbathing Deck

If you have any other requirements, please let us know ahead of time, and we will do our best to accommodate!

📍 Destinations 📍

As the title states, this boat package is for Sai Kung, meaning the arrival/departure location is Sai Kung Pier.

Additionally, any destination in Sai Kung, including the popular Long Ke and Tai Long Wan beaches, as well as the famed Clear Water Bay, can be set at no extra charge.

Quotations for other destinations can be provided upon request as well; however, we do recommend that you stay in the Sai Kung area, as this will leave you more time to enjoy the water activities!

Plus, just take a look at the pictures below! Sai Kung is a natural haven, perfect for a weekend escape.

Tai Long Wan, especially, is one of the most pristine beaches in Hong Kong!

Why go anywhere else?

(Of course, this is all dependent on the weather, and all final decisions will be made at the discretion of the boat captain.)

Tai Long Wan, Sai Kung

Sai Kung East Country Park

🌊 Miscellaneous 🌊

As mentioned earlier, the boat’s captain and crew speak fluent English, so there is no need to worry about any communication barriers.

Although pets are not allowed on board, children are absolutely welcome! (Unfortunately, there is no children’s discount at this time.)

In addition to everything already included in the package price, we do also offer extras that you can add on, if you so choose. (We will talk about these a bit later.)

Does this all sound great?

We think so, too!

You may now be wondering how much this all will cost, so without further ado…

💸 Price 💸

Before any extras are added on, the total package price is only 6500 HKD!

Divided among the maximum capacity of 23 people, that comes out to only about 283 HKD per person!

The down payment, regardless of any charges for additional activities, will be 30% of the total. Guests are required to pay the remaining amount in cash at the pier before boarding.

All in all, this price cannot be beat, especially in terms of value!

🎁 Extras 🎁

If you’ve got a bit more room in your budget, you may want to check out some of our additional perks:

  • Speed Boat Package (Wakeboard/Banana Boat) – 2 Hours (+ 2000 HKD)
  • Speed Boat Package (Wakeboard/Banana Boat) – 3 Hours (+ 3000 HKD)
  • Edible Ice (+ 50 HKD Per Pack)
  • Central To Sai Kung Pier Coach Service – One Way (+ 1000 HKD)
  • Central To Sai Kung Pier Coach Service – Both Ways (+ 2000 HKD)

If you want to relax on the sands of Sai Kung’s beautiful beaches, or try wakeboarding for the first time, our speed boat package is for you!

Need some edible ice to keep your party’s drinks cold and refreshing? Each pack is only 50 HKD!

We even offer transportation to and from Hong Kong Island if you have friends who can’t be bothered to make the journey all the way from Central to Sai Kung, or vice versa!

📝 Things To Note 📝

We know that a lot of information has been thrown at you, and we are almost done!

Here are just a few more important things to note before booking:

  • NO F&B IS INCLUDED, but we do offer third-party packages that you can choose to add on, which can be found HERE!
  • All deliveries of third-party packages will be to Sai Kung Pier, and guests must pick up their deliveries from there.
  • The boat will depart from and return to Sai Kung Pier, but we do offer a coach service to and/or from Central.
  • Any damages must be compensated for before leaving the boat.
  • Passengers arriving late or leaving early by speed boat must pay extra, depending on the time and location. This fee could be up to 1000 HKD.
  • Please note our bad weather policy, as well as our cancellation policy, both of which can be found on our website.

And with that, we hope you are inspired to book this awesome boat for your next day trip!

Happy Boating!


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Party On A Junk Boat The Right Way (Food, Drinks, Water Activities)

For those who are junk boat party experts AND those who have never even stepped foot on a boat, here are some helpful tips on how to either step up your game, or learn the ropes.

Party on a junk boat the right way this summer!

 

Last Sunday, June 10th, we hosted the first party of our summer junk boat party series. Our firsthand experience hosting a successful junk boat party can now be your source of advice on perfecting your own junk boat party game.

Keep reading for our pro tips!

Kick-Off

10:30 AM – We all gathered at Central Pier No. 9, everyone’s favorite public pier, and embarked on our boat of choice, a beautiful cruiser.

After a few minutes of setup and introductions, we were on our way to Deep Water Bay. The forecast had warned of rain, but the day was luckily perfect. The sky was a clear and blissful blue, and the water sparkled like diamonds. With the wind in our hair and drinks already in our hands, we passed through Victoria Harbour, transfixed by the amazing skyline and excited for the day ahead.

💡 TIP – Make sure all your guests have access to drinks right away! There’s nothing like enjoying a cool beverage on the way out to Hong Kong’s open waters. Our party had specialty Asian alcohol onboard, such as sake, soju, and rice wine, which our guests loved! Snacks are also a must. We recommend chips and candy for those with a sweet tooth!

 

En Route

11:30 AM – We passed through Aberdeen Harbour and got to take in the scenic Aberdeen Fishing Village on our way to Deep Water Bay.

The journey to Deep Water Bay was made even more interesting by the beautiful views along the way. The Aberdeen Fishing Village showed a different side of Hong Kong compared to Victoria Harbour. There were rows and rows of traditional fishing boats, and weathered locals who were returning from early-morning fishing sessions. Most of us had never experienced these sights before, so people had their phones out for photo ops galore!

💡 TIP – Once your guests have had a few drinks, break out some icebreaker activities to warm people up before you get to your destination. You can also take some small, scenic detours (just let your boat crew know beforehand!) to get people talking and taking pictures. From there, new friendships will naturally emerge!

 

Dock & Lunch

12:30 PM – We finally made it to Deep Water Bay, just in time to dock and have a delicious Thai lunch!

Upon arriving at our beautiful destination, we docked and enjoyed an amazing Thai lunch, complete with more of the sake, soju, and rice wine we had been sipping on on the way over. The food was a colorful display of dishes ranging from fried noodles to satay skewers that really hit the spot.

💡 TIP – As soon as your boat docks, it’s time to break out the FOOD! By now, everyone is hopefully familiarizing themselves with everyone else, and the alcohol has probably given more than a few a healthy appetite. Try introducing some irresistibly crispy/salty finger foods for easier access (and to encourage people to drink more!), or some fresh fruit to complement any fruity drinks you may have onboard.

 

Relax & Enjoy

1:30 PM – It was finally time for us to jump into the pristine water in our many floats/inflatables, or relax and sunbathe on the boat deck!

After eating until we were about to burst, we were ready to jump in! Some of us wanted to just relax and soak in the sun rays on the deck with our refreshing drinks, while others couldn’t wait to cool off from the heat by diving into the water. We blew up some of the floats/inflatables, which included a giant flamingo, a huge pizza, a large water mat, and several noodles. Then, drinks still in hand, we hopped right in!

💡 TIP – What is the most important part of any junk boat party besides the alcohol? Water activities! Of course, there will always be some people who just want to lounge on the boat deck, but most everyone else will be in the mood to, well, party! So, make sure your guests are fully occupied. This means having drinking games, floats/inflatables, and water sports at the ready. We had a beer pong mat, complete with cups and balls, shot racks, giant floats, and water sports (think jet skis, wake boards, the whole nine yards). These activities are the meat of your event, making this the perfect opportunity to make your party truly memorable! Also, remind your guests to put on sunblock; there’s nothing like a nasty sunburn to sober you up.

 

Journey Back

4:30 PM – After a whole afternoon of soaking in the sun rays, we were satisfied and ready to head back to Central.

By late afternoon, most of us were feeling the after-effects of the alcohol, meaning we were all pretty relaxed and drowsy. The boat owners kindly brought in all of our gear, and we set out on our trip back home.

💡 TIP – Have bottled water at the ready, as your guests will likely now be feeling the effects of both the alcohol and the sun. Remind people to take their last few pictures, and then head out!

 

Finally Home

5:30 PM – We finally made it back. It was a long but awesome day with Yacht Holimood!

💡 TIP – Be sure to thank everyone for coming, and don’t forget to thank your boat crew as well for all of their hard work and patience. Encourage everyone to clean up after themselves, and maybe prepare a small parting gift, even if it’s just your contact info/social media handles to exchange pictures later. Congratulations on a fun day and a successful junk boat party!

 

If you still have questions, or would like help hosting your own junk boat party this summer, check out our boat rental platform HERE.

We have lots of all-inclusive packages and friendly staff!

 

Also, we have several more parties planned for the coming months, and YOU are invited…

 

…click HERE for all the details!

 

 

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Top Hong Kong Junk Boating Destinations By Pier

Hong Kong is famous not just for its breathtaking views, but for its extremely popular boating scene. There are countless piers, both public and private, that whisk its boaters away to the most beautiful destinations, from exciting islands to relaxing bays. There, Hong Kongers can dock and enjoy their day surrounded by clear-blue water.
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A Guide To Catching Cuttlefish – The Best Junk Boats For The Job

It’s time for CUTTLEFISH FISHING!

Summer is here! Are you stuck at home with the A/C? Why not hop on a junk boat, and embrace the heat instead? There are only a few months each year that are prime for cuttlefish fishing, so don’t miss this opportunity. Better yet…make it a party!

Keep reading for 5 features to help you select the best junk boat for squid fishing.

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Are you confused about how to plan the perfect junk boat party?

Are you overwhelmed by all the decisions that need to be made, like where to book?

What destinations to visit?

What food & beverages & activities to include?

This blog will tackle all your inquiries and worries, while rounding up the BEST junk deals and all-inclusive packages to help YOU select the right boat for your party! 

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The Ultimate Guide for Hong Kong Junk Boat Price Check 

It is definitely a good news for junk party lovers in Hong Kong! The English version of Yacht.holimood.com has been online since May 2017! Price comparison and availability check for different junk packages had been headache for many junk party hosts for long. With the easy price and availability checking function provided by holimood, you can find your dream boat within your budget in a minute!
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