margaritaville at sea cozumel
The new ship is calling on Cozumel this weekend.
News

Margaritaville Just Launched Its First-Ever Cozumel Cruises 

By: Caribbean Journal Staff - June 15, 2024

The growing Margaritaville at Sea cruise brand has hit another milestone: launching its first-ever cruise to Cozumel, Mexico on the new Islander cruise ship. 

Margaritaville at Sea Islander, the company’s second cruise ship, set sail this weekend out of Tampa Bay for a four-night trip including stops in Key West and Cozumel. 

Next year, the ship will add more stops in the western Caribbean, including Belize, Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. 

“We’re thrilled to kick off the summer by giving guests the opportunity to experience the Margaritaville state of mind on the open ocean like never before,” said Christopher Ivy, CEO of Margaritaville at Sea. “The Islander offers an entirely new way to float into island time, providing couples, families, and friends an unforgettable journey with new spaces and experiences to explore, making the voyage just as enjoyable as the destinations.”

So what do you need to know about the new ship?

Islander  has six eateries, 11 bars what the company calls the “only three-story LandShark Bar at Sea.” And yes, the resort also has signatures like the JWB Steakhouse and Cheeseburger in Paradise. There are also two live shows: Coney Tonkin’ at Sea, and Caribbean Heat Remix. 

For younger guests, the ship has a special playground, something called “corn hole meets mini-golf” and circus-themed “defying gravity” experiences. 

Margaritaville at Sea first launched in 2022 with cruises to Grand Bahama on its “Paradise” ship.

Popular Posts cape santa maria

The Best Caribbean Beach Resort You’ve Never Heard of 

There’s a boat just offshore called “Escape.”  It’s bobbing in some of the most brilliant, dynamic turquoise water I’ve ever seen, a few meters from a stretch of sand so bright and so white you have to squint to look […]


The 10 Best Overwater Bungalows in the Caribbean, From Aruba to Belize

Overwater villas at Caribbean resorts aren’t just a novelty — they’re also among the most luxurious and beautiful accommodations you can stay in. And while all of the bungalows perched above the waves have their charms, some stand out among […]


United Airlines Is Launching New Nonstop Flights to Belize

river in belize

The river lodges. The blue hole. The Maya history. The reefs. If you haven’t been to Belize, you’re missing one of the Caribbean’s most beautiful, adventure-filled destinations.  And now with another new flight, it’s easier to get there than ever […]


Related Posts celebrity cruises bahamas

Celebrity Cruises Has a New Destination in the Bahamas 

The Bahamas’ Perfect Day at CocoCay has been one of Royal Caribbean’s most popular cruise stops in the Caribbean in recent years.  Until now, though, Celebrity Cruises itineraries didn’t visit the port.  That just changed this week with the first-ever […]


Dominican Republic Cruise Tourism Keeps Growing 

celebrity cruises ship docked at port

It’s no secret that the Dominican Republic is the most popular destination in the Caribbean, as measured by air visitors.  But the country’s cruise industry has quietly been seeing rapid growth, too.  Indeed, the Dominican Republic welcomed just under 867,000 […]


The US Virgin Islands Cruise Industry Is Booming 

st croix usvi cruise booming

If you’re on a cruise to the Caribbean, chances are you’ll be making a stop at one of the ports in the US Virgin Islands, where the cruise industry continues to boom.  Both St Thomas and St Croix experienced 13 […]


SUBSCRIBE!

Sign up for Caribbean Journal's free newsletter for a daily dose of beaches, hotels, rum and the best Caribbean travel information on the net.


No. Thank You