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StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht

3400 Pasadena Ave S, 3400 Pasadena Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33707-4489
+1 727-462-2628
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A great time , wonderful view and awesome food.

Great staff, wonderful food. Lots of great pictures. You will love it ... as a couple or a... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Richard G
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Dunedin, Florida
Starlite Star Bright!

Want to have a GREAT time? Then go on this dinner cruise yacht for a fun evening with (or without... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Walter W
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Calabash
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The StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht is a sleek and stylish 113-foot ship. It is the newest addition to the StarLite Cruises fleet and the most desired vessel in Tampa Bay. This fully modern vessel offers unparalleled atmosphere and remarkable views. The vessel’s star quality and enticing menu combine for an extraordinary dining experience. The StarLite Sapphire can accommodate up to 150 passengers for any type of function. We are a short distance from the Don CeSar Hotel, Tradewinds Resort, Sirata Beach Resort, Alden Hotel, Postcard Inn on the Beach, Sunset Vistas, Bilmar Hotel, Crystal Palms Resort.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“dinner cruise” (53 reviews)
“our waiter” (19 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (11 reviews)
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3400 Pasadena Ave S, 3400 Pasadena Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33707-4489
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+1 727-462-2628

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great staff, wonderful food. Lots of great pictures. You will love it ... as a couple or a family. Free parking, Easy reservations. Book it soon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Want to have a GREAT time? Then go on this dinner cruise yacht for a fun evening with (or without) dinner included - take it from us, go for the dinner. A little pricey but worth it. We had Chateaubriand and Lamb Chops, but were...More

Thank Walter W
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for leaving us a review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience and food aboard the StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in the area. Thanks again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the view was spectacular even on a very stormy night the food and staff and singer could be better. It felt like this was " Just another cruise" and food was cold and bland for the price. Our "table with a view" was by...More

1  Thank vwengrzyn
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for leaving us your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you had a poor experience, as that is not how we do business. Please contact our sales office at your convenience and ask to speak to our General Manger, so that we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The meal was great and delicious, the staff was great and accommodate, the yacht was clean and every seat has a beautiful view. The cake for my wife's birthday was delicious. Of the three ships of starlite, I liked this one above the other two...More

Thank Angel R
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for choosing the StarLite Sapphire to celebrate your wife's birthday, and Happy Belated Birthday to her! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the cruise and have been on our other vessels as well. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the sunset views more than anything else. Quite honestly the food was average, the staff was extremely polite and accommodating. Our server was a bit slow and quite forgetful - polite though.

Thank Matthew B
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for leaving us your comments! We are happy to see that you had a picture-perfect sunset aboard the StarLite Sapphire. We hope that you'll come visit us again for another cruise in the future. Thanks again for your review!

Reviewed 12 June 2017

I surprised my wife with a trip to Florida for her 50th birthday dinner and found the Sapphire online. I purchased the birthday package and was blown away. From the nice picture provided to the great wait staff and the chef- My wife had the...More

Thank handj90
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for leaving us a 5 star review. We are honored that you chose the StarLite Sapphire to celebrate your wife's birthday, and we are thrilled to hear that you both had a nice time. We hope that you'll come visit us again if...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Its a nice scenic tour of the harbour. The cruise takes about 2.5 hrs. We went on a Sunday afternoon and they have menu items to choose from (for a fee). Meals rang between $10-18. Drinks are extra. We went without our kids (1, 4,...More

Thank righteousones
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We booked the Starlite dinner cruise to celebrate my moms 50th birthday. The experience was better than we could have imagined! The staff was attentive, the ship had multiple areas to hang out in, the drinks were strong, and the food was delicious. We enjoyed...More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for leaving us your comments! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed celebrating your mom's birthday aboard the StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, and that the experience exceeded your expectations. We hope that you'll join us again for another cruise in the...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Daughter and her husband too wife and I for lunch cruise on the Sapphire. Captain Scott took us out and pointed in many points of interest in the bay. Boat was very clean and well kept. We we welcome to tour the boat. Jay our...More

Thank BilllyBob E
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback! We are so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time aboard the StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht and that you found the food to be better than expected. We look forward to seeing you soon for an...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

My daughter and I celebrated our birthdays together with her boyfriend and my husband on the StarLite Sapphire. We had an awesome time. Ship was beautiful and relaxing, food was very good too. We also ordered the birthday package which was well worth the money....More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you for leaving us a review! We are thrilled to hear that you and your daughter enjoyed celebrating your birthdays with us aboard the StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht. We hope that you'll join us for another cruise in the near future. Thanks again, and...More

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Parc123
27 May 2017|
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Response from Heather H | Property representative |
We used to have a paddle wheel style vessel out of the South Pasadena location, but that has since been replaced with the StarLite Sapphire, a sleeker and newer dining yacht.
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FloridaChinChin
22 May 2016|
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Response from Rich K | Reviewed this property |
Boarding is at 6:30 departure at 7
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docd2000
17 January 2016|
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Response from stepthendDigor | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm not sure about the food, you might call about that. But the food they serve is 5 Star!!!
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