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Margaritaville at Sea’s “Islander” Expands Family Offerings Onboard

by Aoife O'Riordan

Jun 6, 2024

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Margaritaville at Sea’s newest ship, Islander, debuts new offerings for family travelers. Experiences and features include live music enclaves, outer deck adventures, an all-ages lounge and arcade, and a first-ever cornhole-meets-mini-golf challenge course.


What can families expect on Islander?



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Caribbean Amphibian Play Pad & Slide

Ideal for young adventurers, this playground features an elevated play space, waterslide and splash-and-spray “lily” pad.


Dis and Dat Activity Zone

The entire family can take part in this unique course at sea. Blending cornhole with mini golf, this course on the outer deck puts guests’ skills to the test.


Defying Gravity Experience

Guests of all ages can enjoy circus-themed workshops, interactive game shows and scavenger hunts.



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Far Side of the World Arcade and Lounge

Teens are invited to sing karaoke, sip on boba milk tea and play arcade games in this family-friendly lounge area.


Paradise Pickleball at Sea

Take part in some friendly competition on the high seas with the ultimate pickleball match.


Kids Programs for Each Age Group

For kids aged 3–17, Islander will offer four complimentary kid’s programs organized by age group. Jolly Mon (ages 3–5) features ocean-inspired games, arts and crafts, mermaid storytelling, and visits from friendly characters. Parakeets Kid’s Club (ages 6–9) includes magic workshops, “Escape from Chichen Itza” game, mini-DJ academy, sports hour on deck, a ship tour and crazy hat party. The Hang Out (ages 10–12) offers high-energy games and sports, cornhole tournaments, magic workshops, Mar-glo-ritaville glow party, and pop star jam sessions with musicians. And The Far Out (ages 13–17) is a teens-only club with activities like movie night, scavenger hunt with prizes, percussion workshops and a TikTok/Instagram content battle.


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