Charter Planning


All of the boats are located at The Vinoy Renaissance Resort Marina. As a marina guest you can access all of the resort's amenities for an additional fee. The amenities include wifi, heated swimming pools, hot tubs, state-of-the-art fitness center with a steam room, sauna, and indoor whirlpools. There is also a full service day spa and salon, and room service can be delivered directly to your boat. With the resort fee, you will also receive a 10% discount at all resort restaurants.
Directions to Publix, CVS, and American Spirits & Fine Wines

What's Included

A full cruising area and yacht briefing before departure
Starter cleaning pack (Lysol, Windex, sponge/cloth, paper towels; etc.)
Transom barbecue
Wind instruments
Bimini top
GPS chart-plotter
Cockpit cushions
Fully equipped galley for 6 (including coffee pot and kettle)
Bed linens, blankets, and bath towels
Adult life jackets, we suggest bringing your own for kids under 30 pounds (the smallest life jacket we carry is 30-90 pounds).
All necessary safety equipment

What's Not Included

Dinghies with an outboard engine can be rented
Fishing Licenses (Info about how to get a fishing license)
Fishing Gear
Snorkle gear

Local Events & Maps

Click on the pictures below to learn more about local events and activities taking place at the time of your stay at the Vinoy Marina in downtown St. Petersburg.

Local Restaurant Websites

Waterfront Restaurants
By clicking this link, you will discover some local restaurants with nautical chart directions.
Custom Catering
Our luxury yacht charters can be catered by 400 Beach Seafood & Tap House, Mazzaro's Italian Market, The Vinoy Renaissance, or Publix!

Read Our Blog About Delicious Tampa Bay 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


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

Water Sports and Toys

Stand Up Paddle Board/Single Kayak:

$30.00 - 1 day
$115.00 - 4 days
$195.00 - 7 days


We do not provide fishing gear on the charters. You can bring your own gear and are free to trawl off the stern

Snorkeling Spots

USS Narcissus
Egmont Key
Sugar Barge (Regina), Bradenton Beach
Venice Beach

Towing Assistance


Sailing Florida offers towing assistance with insurance.
Sea Tow 727-547-1868 or 1-800-473-2869