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Southern Wave Sailing Charters

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Address: 2401 Laguna Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597
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+1 956-772-7245
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12:00 - 18:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 18:00
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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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We loved it!

The food was delicious and we met some amazing people aboard. It was the perfect scene given we saw the sunset while cruising and it's BYOB. We really enjoyed ourselves.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Kalilah D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The food was delicious and we met some amazing people aboard. It was the perfect scene given we saw the sunset while cruising and it's BYOB. We really enjoyed ourselves.

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Easton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us did the dinner cruise with a Groupon which is a great deal. Weather for our cruise was not so good but nothing you can do about that. They did have some blankets they passed out to help keep warm. The food they served was very good and the girl that was singing was good also. Everyone... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is how i wanted to celebrate my bday, and it was the best experience ever,from the lady in the ticket office who took good care of us to the chef were awesome amd kind ,food was excellent and the music /guitar player too the view speechless!!!!!!!!!!! will do this again!! thank you so much!!! for a great evening

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

The best shrimp I have tasted on the island, and the music was enjoyed by all. I wii return for another cruise with Captain Shawn.

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La Feria, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is one of the must do attractions when you are in the Rio Grande Valley! We take it at least once a year with a group from our RV park. We charter a bus from the park, arrive ready to sail and the Captain and crew are always most accommodating. They wait on all of us, bringing us water,... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

You don't expect a dinner cruise aboard a catamaran! We boated (the sail was not hoisted) along the bay and into a couple channels while serving ourselves to each course. This meant using your sea legs to maneuver the boat, especially if you were riding at the back and walking from hull to hull. The food, service and music was... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

My wife and I took the Sunset Dinner Cruise with tickets we purchased earlier in the year at the SPI Market Days in the convention center. The day we went it was a little crowded on the boat, but the food and music was good. This is a relaxing cruise along the shoreline. We were a little disappointed that it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I found this on groupon and we did the sharing jet ski. Me and my boyfriend had a wonderful time. We even got to see the dolphins while out there and it was so awesome. Also even if you don't have your phone or watch once you hour is over the crew person will come out and tell you that... More 

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Canyon Lake, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is just a slow cruise in the bay riding past condos and houses but it is relaxing. The service is great and when we went it wasn't very crowded. Lisa is the hostess and makes it very enjoyable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The food is good, staff very friendly, relaxing two hour cruise. The grilled shrimp appetizer really great.

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