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Southern Wave Sailing Charters

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Address: 2401 Laguna Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597
Phone Number: +1 866-704-7245
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Description: Sunset dinner cruises or Snorkeling trips with lunch a must. A visit to...
Sunset dinner cruises or Snorkeling trips with lunch a must. A visit to South Padre Island or Port Isabel wouldn't be complete without a sailing trip on Southern Wave. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a cool drink while the South Texas sun puts on it's spectacular evening sunset show for you... this is the perfect way to end your day and start your evening. You can lay in the South Padre Island sun on our spacious trampolines or relax under the covered canopy. Most mornings, we'll snorkel in the waters of the Laguna Madre, northwest of South Padre Island with delicious lunch. Afternoons may be spent Dolphin Watching, Picnicking or working on your tan. We have a grill on board so we can make your trip to South Padre Island special. In the evenings, we have a Sunset Dinner Cruise - the Chef grills an all-u-can eat Beef and Chicken fajita dinner picnic buffet style, grilled fish, jumbo grilled shrimp as appetizer, all you can drink bottled water and sodas, the hostess puts out fresh cut fruit platter, the musician plays great music. Of course in the summer, the Friday night fireworks are not to be missed.
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Had a great time and some of the best shrimp cooked on the boat. The music was great also. The crew does a excellent job of making sure everyone is having a good time.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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South Padre Island, Texas
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South Padre Island, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Had a great time and some of the best shrimp cooked on the boat. The music was great also. The crew does a excellent job of making sure everyone is having a good time.

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Longview, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Took my wife and kids on this trip. First time for my wife to snorkel and she loved it! The kids didn't want to go back to shore! The crew were all helpful and super friendly. This is a great trip for first time snorkeling or kiddos wanting to try it out. Lots of piggy perch, carp and other small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We went on a dinner cruise for my husbands birthday and it was Amazing!! They sang happy birthday and other songs throughout the 2 hour trip. The sunset was beutiful, have your cameras ready and the food was very good. With fireworks on the water at the end of the cruise. This was the best thing to do of our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

A friend came to join me for a week at our condo, and we booked the Southern Wave sunset dinner cruise for her final night on the island. It was the perfect ending to her time here. Very comfortable evening bay cruise, with live music and so much delicious food. It is BYOB, so we enjoyed a cocktail at the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This was our first time snorkeling and definitely won't be our last!! We saw a jellyfish swimming and many many fish! One gentleman was feeding them which drew in schools of fish. The staff was great! They made sure that your flippers fit and told you how to clear your mask if it fogged up. They provided drinks and lunch.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We took the sunset/fireworks cruise on a Friday night with Southern Wave Sailing Charters on our wedding anniversary. Overall it was a great experience. First and foremost, the crew was great. Sam who was the first mate & server was super helpful and attentive. The live music was great and added to the vacation vibe. And the food was pretty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We went on Southern Waves morning snorkel cruise and lunch. Snorkeling on the bayside of SPI is limited in what you see but if you enjoyed getting in the water and snorkeling with the kids it works just fine. Crew is very friendly and lots of fun. Burgers and relaxing on the way back in was my favorite part of... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Our family of four went on a Friday night sunset/fireworks/dinner cruise. Nice hosts, including live entertainment (guitar player)...fun evening cruise ending with a view of the fireworks show in the bay. Dinner was delicious: grilled shrimp appetizer, grilled beef, chicken, fish tacos and fresh fruit for dinner. Bottled water and can soda included. For those who wish to drink, you... More 

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Troy, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We arrived 30 minutes early...a little to early. 15-20 minutes is plenty of time. You check in at a little booth and then they will fit you for flippers. Once you board you may pick a spot to sit. We only had about 20 people on the snorkeling trip. Which was nice because we were able to spread out. Once... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This snorkeling trip was a fun way to see another part of the island. They take you on a 30 minute ride to the calm water where you dock and they outfit you with your snorkel gear. Sodas and water are provided and they grill burgers and hotdogs for lunch. Sam was super nice and threw hot dog pieces in... More 

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Additional Information about Southern Wave Sailing Charters

Address: 2401 Laguna Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597
Phone Number: +1 866-704-7245
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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