St Pete Resorts on the Beach
Dive into fun and excitement at TradeWinds Island Resorts. Our resorts come loaded with more water sports than any other place in Florida.
For more excursions on the water including bay and offshore fishing, cruises on a 40-foot sailing yacht and more, visit our concierge or the Guy Harvey Outfitter Shop.
For your safety, beach and water sport activities are subject to a variety of weather conditions.
Available at TradeWinds Island Resorts...the coolest, most exhilarating water sports ride of your life - JetLev! You can literally fly over the Gulf, soar up to 30 feet in the air...or hover and walk along the water. Are you ready to fly? Watch a video of JetLev. Call 888.OUR.JETLEV for to book your next JetLev experience. $99 for a limited time (a $275 value)
Who says you can't surf on Florida's west coast! Experience the latest trend in surfing...the WaveJet. TradeWinds has added these electric surfboards to its list of thrilling watersport activities. Call 855.WAVEJET to book your next WaveJet experience. $50 per hour
Jump and climb on inflatable slides, floating trampolines and large floating cabanas. The Floating Water Park is located in the Gulf, just off the shore behind TradeWinds Island Grand. Weather and water conditions permitting. $16 per hour
Ride "Bucky" the Shark
Located beachfront at Island Grand, you can ride "Bucky" the mechanical shark, open daily. Must be at least 4 feet tall; weight limit 250 lbs. Tokens can be purchased at the Adventure Center. $4 per ride
Test your balancing skills on the new "Triple WipeOut" surfing experience. Located beachfront at Guy Harvey Outpost, registered guests can enjoy unlimited rides. Included in the resort amenity fee.
Experience what it’s like to swim with a nurse shark, green moray eel, grouper, tarpon, snook and many other Florida indigenous species in our 33,500 gallon aquarium! $35 plus tax
Shelling and Dolphin Watch Cruise
Experience nature up close on the Shelling and Dolphin Watch Cruise (dolphin watch certified). See dolphins in the wild as you cruise to Shell Key Preserve for some shelling. Call Guy Harvey Outfitter Shop at 855.GH.OUTFITTER for information. $40/Adult, $30/Child (ages 3 and under, free)
Cruise the award-winning coastline on a stand-up paddleboard. Easy for beginners who want to leisurely paddle the Gulf or for a great core workout. Contact TradeWinds Adventure Center at 727.363.2294 for availability. Weather and water conditions permitting. $30 1/2 hour, $40 Full hour
Bask in the sun and relax on a giant floating raft. Floating cabanas can hold up to four friends. Contact TradeWinds Adventure Center at 727.363.2294 for availability. Weather and water conditions permitting. $25.00 for 2 hours
Get a birds eye view of St. Pete Beach. If you're ready to soar above the sea on a parasail, contact Sun Sports at 727.565.8237 for first-come, first-serve availability or visit their tiki hut located by the water on our white sand beach at Island Grand. $70 per person, $25 parasail observer (if space is available)
Glide along the coastline and enjoy a breathtaking view of one of America's Top Beaches, rated by TripAdvisor. Contact Sun Sports at 727.565.8237 for first-come, first-serve availability or visit their tiki hut located by the water on the beach at Island Grand. Single Seat Kayak: $20 1/2 hour, $35 Full hour. Double Seat Kayak: $25 1/2 hour, $45 Full hour.
Glide over the Gulf of Mexico on a waverunner. Contact Sun Sports at 727.565.8237 for first-come, first-serve availability or visit their tiki hut located by the water on our white sand beach at Island Grand. Must be 24 years old to rent waverunners. $65 1/2 hour, $105 Full hour
Banana Boat Rides
Ride the ocean waves and cruise along the coastline. Banana Boat rides are fun for the whole family. Contact Sun Sports at 727.565.8237 for first-come, first-serve availability or visit their tiki hut located by the water on the beach at Island Grand. $30 per rider