About William Simiele, best known as “Captain Bill” purchased an existing sightseeing boat company in 1963. Captain Bill was not one to sit still, and after thirty years he found his business had grown to include son Mark, and daughter, Gina. He would need them for they now found themselves with a sightseeing vessel, dinner vessel, gift shop, and a marina.
The Simiele family welcomes you to the waterfront in Watkins Glen. We invite you to enjoy an elegant, and unique dining experience aboard our 270 passenger dining vessel, the Seneca Legacy. For you landlubbers, enjoy a great meal at our waterfront restaurant Seneca Harbor Station.
The Seneca Legacy allows you to take in views only seen from the water, while enjoying a delicious meal. Whether you’re enjoying a lunch among friends, or a romantic dinner, your time on the Seneca Legacy will be memorable.
The Stroller IV, Captain Bill’s 50 foot mahogany vessel, offers informative sightseeing excursions. This hour long tour of Seneca Lake provides a brief look into the history of the lake and the surrounding area. The Stroller IV is an enjoyable way to take in the scenery and spend an afternoon.
After a wonderful dining experience aboard the Seneca Legacy or at Seneca Harbor Station, or after a tour on the Stroller IV, don’t forget to stop in the gift shop. With so many unique items, there is something for everyone.
Sail through Finger Lakes Wine Country. Hourly sightseeing cruises aboard the M/V Stroller IV. Dining and entertainment cruises aboard the 270 passenger Seneca Legacy. Gift shop, beach-side patio, live music, cocktails.