A deposit ($150 for standard and $300.00 for exclusive reservations) is due 10 working days from the date that you make your reservation. This deposit is non-refundable.
Payment of the remaining balance is due 30 days prior to the night of your stay. Acceptable forms of payment include cash, check, money order or credit card.
NOTE: There will be other groups aboard ship on the night of your stay unless you book an Exclusive Reservationwhich requires a minimum of 100 participants.
There are no refunds for groups that arrive with fewer people than were initially booked. Also, please note that we cannot guarantee available bunk space for any last-minute additions.
Individuals taking the tour only during an overnight camp must still pay the full price of $22.00.
Cancellations:All deposits are non-refundable, though they may be transferred to a new date if the USS KIDD is given notice 30 day prior to the night of your stay and if the new date requested is available.
Exceptions to the 30-day notice include: 1) ice on the decks 2) the imminent danger due to the arrival of a hurricane. In these circumstances, your group coordinator will be contacted by the USS KIDD Reservation Staff. Rainfall is not grounds for cancellation of an Overnight.
Reservations: Overnights are conducted 7 days a week. The most popular nights are Friday’s and Saturday’s. Group coordinators should call ahead several months in advance. Our busiest season occurs between January and May. Overnight bookings cannot be made on the following dates: July 3, July 4, Thanksgiving Eve, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
Reservations may be made by calling (225) 342-1942, Monday thru Friday, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Please note: inquiries for information and/or date availability do not constitute booking an overnight camp. Checks should be written out to:USS KIDD Veterans Memorial. In the memo section of the check, please indicate the date of your overnight reservation and the group.