Established in 1982, The Gondola Getaway brings old world charm and a thousand year old tradition to Long Beach. Authentic Venetian gondolas gently cruise the enchanting canals and waterways of Naples Island near the resort area of Belmont Shores in Long Beach. The Gondola Getaway offers relaxing and romantic cruises around the canals of Naples from 11:00am to 11:00pm, 7 days a week. Each cruise is approximately one hour. Receptionists accept reservations from 9:00am to 5:00pm. It is recommended that reservations be made 2 to 3 weeks in advance.