Resource Links

Charter Forms

Skippers Resume, Crew List, and Charter Terms & Conditions Agreement (last updated: 08/29/2016)

Yacht Damage Waiver and Deposit Authorization Form (last updated: 12/21/2016)

Towing assistance 

Sailing Florida offers towing assistance with insurance.


Sea Tow (800) 888-4869 


Directions to The Renaissance Vinoy Resort

Directions to The Renaissance Vinoy Resort with Local Stores & Restaurants



Tampa International Airport

St. Petersburg/Clearwater International Airport

Allegiant Air (Great Deals)

Ground Transportation

Super Shuttle
$ 27.00/pp  800.BLUE.Van(800.258.3826)

Luxor Transportation Services

727.442.2992  or  813.442.3373

Car Rental

Rental Car Companies

Bada Bing Water Sports Rentals

Stand Up Paddle Board/Single Kayak: 

$95.00 – 1 day

$175.00 – 2 days

$265.00- 3 days

Tandem Kayaks:

$105.00 – 1 day

$185.00 – 2 days

$275.00 – 3 days

Wave Runners:

$90.00 – 1 Hour Freestyle

$120.00 – 1 Hour & 30 Minutes Excursion

Please contact office for longer term rentals.


Day Parking:

You are welcome to park along 5th Ave in front of the marina at a first come, first serve basis. If there is an event and your car is parked there, they will tow.

Public parking lots: 350 3rd St. N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

117 2nd St N, St Petersburg, FL 33701

Rates: $1-$7

Overnight Parking:

Sundial Parking Garage Rates:

6 a.m. to 5 p.m.  
Monday-Friday after 5 p.m.
and all day weekends
 $1 per hour
($7 maximum)
Parking duration Cost
Up to 4 hours $1.00
4-5 hours $2.00
5-6 hours $3.00
6-7 hours $4.00
7-8 hours $5.00
8 hours or more $7.00

Weather and Tides

7-Day Local Weather Forecast – Offers current air temperature, rain forecast, storm warnings, wind speed/direction, UV index and much more!

Inshore Marine Forecast – Speculates wave height, wind speed and direction and general marine conditions from 5-60 miles offshore.

Offshore Marine Forecast – Speculates wave height, wind speed / direction and general marine conditions from 60-130 miles offshore including the Middle Grounds and Elbow.

***Important*** When reading this forecast – always read the N. of 25 or 27 and NOT S. of 25 or 27.

Sea Buoy 106nmNOAA Sea Buoy located 106 nautical miles North West of St. Petersburg. Provides hourly updates of wave height and wind speed/direction 106 miles off shore.

Florida Animated Radar Loop – Shows hourly loop of weather formations, rain, storm formations and movement and frontal activity.

NOAA U.S. Color Satellite Image – Thermograph Satellite image updated hourly that shows current and developing weather patterns over the entire U.S.

Moon Phase Calendar – Shows current, future, and past moon phases in calendar format.

Tide Charts – Shows daily, weekly, monthly high/low tide calculations for St. Petersburg -Tampa Bay and surrounding areas. Also shows sunrise/sunset & moon rise/set times.

Local Events & Maps

St. Petersburg Downtown Guide & Map

Event E-News from Saint Petersburg

25 best things to do in St Petersburg


400 Beach Seafood– email or call 727-896-2400 and ask for John or Chef Dan

Mazzaro’s Italian Market

The Vinoy Renaissance

Publix at 4th Street Station– they will deliver

Local Marina Web Sites

St. Petersburg
The Rennaissance Vinoy Marina
St. Petersburg Municipal (Fuel Dock)
Harborage Marina
Tierra Verde Marina

Clearwater/Tarpon Springs
Clearwater Marina
Landings at Tarpon Springs
Anclote Harbors

The Resort & Club at Little Harbor

Regatta Pointe
Twin Dolphin

Bradenton Beach Marina

Longboat Key
Longboat Key Moorings

Marina Jack

Crows Nest

Boca Grande
Burnt Store Marina
Cabbage Key

Punta Gorda
Fishermen’s Village

Ft. Myers Beach
Salty Sam’s Marina

Captiva Island
South Seas Island Resort and Marina

Marco Island
Marco River Marina
Cedar Bay Yacht Club and Marina

Key West
Galleon Resort and Marina
A & B Marina
Key West Bright (City Marina)

Dry Tortugas
Fort Jefferson

Cruising Information

Cruising Guide

Marina Guide (National)

Marina Sailing

Snorkeling Spots

Snorkeling Spots (USS Narissus)

Egmont Key

Sugar Barge (Regina), Bradenton Beach

Venice Beach

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