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Margaritaville at Sea will launch on the Islander cruise ship this June from Tampa

an outdoor bar on a cruise ship. Tall water slides that spiral can be seen in the background.
The Tiki Bar and Grill_Island Eats

Get ready for a relaxing experience at sea unlike any other. Margaritaville at Sea aboard The Islander will make its maiden voyage from Port Tampa this June. Guests can visit for more information and reservations.

Among the new highlights, the cruise line has announced the world’s only three-story LandShark Bar which will take center stage on the Islander pool deck. Featuring two levels of shaded and seated bar areas and topped with the LandShark Lookout, this venue will offer unbeatable 360-degree outdoor views and serve as a prime spot for catching all the action on the big screen.


Inside a fine dining steakhouse on a large cruise ship
JWB Prime Steakhouse & Seafood aboard The Islander

Explore a 14-story atrium aboard the Islander

The vessel features the 14-story Flip Flop Atrium. Its central lounge will serve up signature cocktails and expertly shaken libations. Guests can indulge in bubbly boba teas and fun games by day, and adult-friendly sakes and sake-infused cocktails by night at The Far Side of the World Arcade and Lounge.

This cruise ship will also include a casino, a sports bar, a tiki bar, a champagne lounge, and a dance club.

Travelers will also indulge in fine and casual fare aboard the ship. A mouthwatering menu of six new dining concepts and 11 new bars and lounges exclusive to the Islander, alongside familiar Margaritaville favorites such as JWB Prime Steakhouse and Cheeseburger in Paradise, are setting sail this summer.


“The culinary experience aboard Margaritaville at Sea is central to crafting unforgettable memories for our guests, which is why we’re thrilled to unveil this array of exciting new restaurants, lounges and bars aboard the Islander,” said Eric Neuwirth, VP of Food & Beverage at Margaritaville at Sea. “Our new options are lively hubs of relaxation and indulgence, each offering its own elevated blend of flavors, cuisine, ambiance, and island-inspired charm. Every moment and meal aboard the Islander will be a celebration of the Margaritaville lifestyle.” 

a warp around bar aboard a cruise ship. Blue bar stools are arranged around a wooden counter
Far Side of the World Sushi Bar

New restaurants and bars in Margaritaville at Sea

In addition to Fins Dining Room, Port of Indecision Buffet, Frank and Lola’s Pizzeria, Cheeseburger in Paradise, JWB Prime Steakhouse, and the Margaritaville Coffee Shop, the Islander will feature the following new dining venue concepts:

  • Far Side of the World Sushi Bar
  • Mexican Cutie Cantina
  • Island Eats
  • Tiki Grill 
  • Islander Dining Room

The new Margaritaville at Sea Islander will span 12 passenger decks accommodating 2,650 adventure-seeking passengers. Currently undergoing an extensive transformation, Margaritaville at Sea will fully redesign all 1,105 staterooms with custom styling reminiscent of the sand, sea, and sky and all new furnishings including Margaritaville’s signature bedding, pillows, and linens.

Margaritaville at Sea Islander’s first available sailing will be June 14 on a 4-night itinerary from Port Tampa Bay in Florida, featuring a stop in Cozumel, Mexico, and two fun-filled sea days.

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