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603 Channelside Drive Tampa, FL 33602

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Year-round fine dining lunch & dinner cruises out of Channelside in Tampa Bay!

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Featuring a narrated daytime tour with over 17 Attractions & Museums, 24 Restaurants and 13 Parks!

Yacht StarShip, America's First 3-diamond rated Dining Yacht by AAA, ranks in the top 28% of all restaurants. Our exquisite dining cruises offer private seating, tableside service, spectacular views and dancing under the stars.

​ ​"Create a Sea of Memories" with group celebrations on the water as well as Weddings, Receptions, Corporate Outings, Holiday Parties, Convention Gatherings, Banquets, Galas, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Social Events, Birthdays, and Anniversaries. We are conveniently docked in Channelside in Downtown Tampa between the Florida Aquarium and the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Just minutes from the Tampa Convention Center, Ybor City, Tampa Riverwalk and Downtown Tampa Hotels!​

With three yachts to choose from, Yacht StarShip is the perfect special event venue for groups from 2 - 600.

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Yacht StarShip

  • 603 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602
  • Price: Dinner & Cruise: Adult: $79.95 – $119.95 plus tax, marine fee, and $10 gratuity paid on board to server Child (ages 2-12): $54.95 – $94.95 plus tax, marine fee, and $5 gratuity paid on board to server Cruise-Only (No Dinner): Adult: $49.95 – $74.95 plus tax, marine fee, and $5 gratuity  Child (ages 2-12): $29.95 – $54.95 plus tax, marine fee, and $5 gratuity Limit four drinks per person to guests not dining Infants (under 2): Free, but please include in your reservation Prices are subject to change based on timing and availability. Price does not include tax, marine fee and gratuity.

Tampa Dining Cruise

Set sail on Yacht StarShip with the ultimate dining cruise and cocktail adventure on the waterways of Tampa Bay. Take in spectacular views of Downtown Tampa while enjoying a Free at Sea complimentary open bar*. Whether you’re a beer drinker, wine lover, or cocktails are more your style, it’s all free with your cruise ticket. It’s time to escape and relax with the best views of Tampa, dinner aboard America’s first 3-Diamond rated dining yacht, dancing on the top deck, and an open bar that’s free at sea!  *Times and dates are subject to change. This is an ongoing event that happens weekly at Yacht Starship.*    

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Dining Cruises

Whether it’s an intimate evening for two, a family celebration, or an exciting special event, Yacht StarShip’s dining cruises will leave you with a sea of memories.

Our Executive Chef has crafted several seasonal menus for an unforgettable dining experience. Pair that with a delicious cocktail, beer, or wine on one of our Free Bar at Sea  Cruises for an unforgettable night. Enjoy exemplary award-winning service, one-of-a-kind views, and dancing on the top deck for an unmatched dining and entertainment experience.

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Free Bar at Sea

Set sail on Yacht StarShip as you kick back and relax with an open bar that’s  Free at Sea , with complimentary cocktails, beer, and wine. Take in spectacular views of Downtown Tampa while enjoying a delicious meal aboard America’s first 3-Diamond-rated dining yacht. After dinner, let the music carry you to the open-air top deck to dance all night with DJ entertainment.

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Weekend Brunch

Come aboard Yacht StarShip for the ultimate weekend brunch experience featuring $15 bottomless mimosas. Unwind from the week and relax on the water while you take in the skyline views of Downtown Tampa. After brunch, enjoy LIVE music on the top deck while you cruise the waters of Downtown Tampa.

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Tampa’s Yacht Starship starting a new jet boat thrill ride

  • Kelly A. Stefani Times staff

Beginning Friday, Yacht Starship is launching the Bay Rocket jet boat thrill ride in Tampa. The company reports it will be one of only five such rides in the United States.

Bay Rocket takes passengers on a fast-paced 45- to 55-minute cruise that includes views of the skyline and bay with narration, as well as thrilling 180-degree spins, tight turns and steep bow dips. It boards at the Pirate Water Taxi’s main dock at the Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St.

“We are confident residents and visitors will have a blast blasting off on the Bay aboard Bay Rocket,” said Troy Manthey, president and CEO of Yacht Starship.

Rides run 11 a.m. to sunset Friday through Sunday, and will expand to weekdays in the spring. The cost is $34.95, $29.95 ages 5-12. To purchase tickets, or for more information, call 813-223-7999 or go to BayRocketTampa.com.

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Yacht StarShip launches ‘Bay Rocket,’ Tampa’s only jet boat thrill ride

Posted: Nov 14, 2022 / 05:54 PM EST

Updated: Nov 15, 2022 / 05:06 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Yacht StarShip Dining Cruises & Events announced an expansion to its fleet on Monday with the addition of the “Bay Rocket,” an adrenaline-filled jet boat thrill ride.

The Bay Rocket will begin operating on Friday. It will be docked at the Tampa Convention Center at the Pirate Water Taxi main dock – Stop #7.

The company will run a weekend cruise schedule, expanding to weekdays in the spring.

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“The regularly scheduled 45–55-minute cruises will include spectacular skyline and bay views, a whimsical narration, interactive games, a hand dance party, and thrilling 180-degree spins, turns, and bow dips,” a press release from the company stated.

The Bay Rocket will operate Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to sunset. Adult tickets start at $34.95 and children ages 5-12 are $29.95.

More information can be found online or by calling 813-223-7999.

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