Experience the Renaissance City from a unique perspective ... aboard our authentic Venetian gondolas
Whether you are looking for a romantic night out, a fun excursion with friends or family, or an engaging tour of the Renaissance City, we offer a truly memorable experience in the heart of Providence.
La Gondola: for lovers, for families, for everyone!
Check out Marcello's interview in the Wall Street Journal!
Owner/gondolier Matthew "Marcello" Haynes was interviewed for the WSJ's July 1 article, "If You Fancy a Romantic Ride on a Gondola, You Can Have It... in Omaha," by Charles Passy.
The La Gondola Floating Lounge is now bookable online for WaterFire evenings!
Our stylish and comfortable pontoon boat is outfitted with cafe bistro tables to give you that authentic Italian cafe experience on the water in Providence.
Thanks for voting for us!
We placed second for "Best Fun on the Water" in Providence Journal's statewide "Summer Guide" Challenge!
We've been given a "Bravo!" by TripAdvisor!
La Gondola has been rated "Excellent" by 112 reviewers! Thank you, thank you! (We're taking a bow!) Do you have a review to add? Please visit our TripAdvisor page and share your thoughts.
The Floating Lounge
Weddings & Special Events
Our 28-foot pontoon boat is designed to recreate the outdoor cafe experience in Venice on a boat trip in Providence.