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Margaritaville at Sea announces 2025 Itineraries for new ship Islander, sailing from Tampa Bay

Margaritaville at Sea Islander’s first available sailing will be June 14, 2024 on a 4-night itinerary from Port Tampa Bay, Florida featuring a stop in Cozumel, Mexico and two sea days.

Margaritaville at Sea Islander

Margaritaville at Sea has unveiled seven new itineraries and four new ports of call for 2025 aboard the fully-reimagined Margaritaville at Sea Islander, making its maiden voyage in June from Port Tampa Bay.

In addition to the current four- and five-night cruises to Key West, Cozumel, and Progreso, passengers can now book six- and seven-night voyages in 2025 to the island hot spots of Belize, Jamaica, and Grand Cayman, with stops in Key West and Mexico. The Islander’s expanded itineraries will give guests more time to discover their own tropical paradise in sun-soaked destinations and enjoy action-packed entertainment and delightful ship amenities over multiple sea days, while they reach a blissful Margaritaville state of mind.  

Margaritaville at Sea Islander

“These longer sails and captivating new ports of call will deliver entirely new experiences for our guests seeking the ultimate in adventure and relaxation,” said Christopher Ivy, CEO of Margaritaville at Sea. “More days at sea also means plenty of time to explore all the Islander has to offer, from brand new entertainment and food and beverage options to exciting amenities and venues.”  

Margaritaville at Sea Islander now offers a total of13 exciting itineraries ranging from four- to seven-nights, each providing an unforgettable journey to paradise. Whether chilling with colorful characters in Key West, exploring ancient ruins in Progreso and Costa Maya, soaking in the tropical oasis of Cozumel, climbing waterfalls in Ocho Rios, swimming the barrier reefs of Belize, or marveling at crystal-clear waters of Grand Cayman, the eclectic mix of destinations allows guests to choose the perfect itinerary to fit their vacation style.  

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.  

Guests can visit for more information and reservations.

Highlights of the new Margaritaville at Sea Islander include the spectacular 14-story Flip Flop Atrium.

From here, guests can enjoy 12 dining venues, 13 bars and lounges, a St. Somewhere Spa and fitness center, all-new Margaritaville Casino, live music enclaves, all ages lounge and arcade, four distinct outdoor pool zones, and more.

Margaritaville at Sea Islander

The Margaritaville at Sea Islander spans 12 passenger decks accommodating 2,650 adventure-seeking passengers and was originally built for Costa Cruises.

Margaritaville at Sea Islander

Currently undergoing an extensive transformation, Margaritaville at Sea will fully redesign all 1,100 staterooms with custom styling reminiscent of the sand, sea and sky and all new furnishings including Margaritaville’s signature bedding, pillows, and linens.

With more than 700 Breezy Balcony staterooms, Grand Terrace Suites, luxurious Corner Suites, and ultra-exclusive Islander suites, couples, families, and friends alike can chase the sunset from their spacious balconies with endless gulf breezes.

Margaritaville at Sea Islander

The ship will feature a soaring 14-story atrium with a unique nautical Margaritaville flip flop and a lively atrium bar with three awe-inspiring multi-story floating margarita glass chandeliers.

Exclusive innovations like the only three-story poolside LandShark Bar at Sea and a Margaritaville-inspired cornhole and mini-golf course alongside new family-friendly spaces like the Caribbean Amphibian Splash and Slide and signature favorites like JWB Prime Steakhouse and Rita’s Taco House will make sailing aboard the Margaritaville at Sea Islander a journey of discovery.

For additional information on the Margaritaville at Sea Islander, visit and book now at

Margaritaville at Sea Islander

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