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Pirate Ship Tours

at Holloway's Marina, 398 Edgemoor Rd, Big Bear City, CA 92315
+1 909-878-4040
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Great Tour

One ticket gets you into all of the ships. You can get into basically all areas of the ships. This... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Chelsey A
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Welcome aboard the Time Bandit!

Time Bandit is a 1/3 scale replica of a Spanish Galleon (Pirate ship) built by a father and son in... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
viperamd64
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at Holloway's Marina, 398 Edgemoor Rd, Big Bear City, CA 92315
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

One ticket gets you into all of the ships. You can get into basically all areas of the ships. This includes the submarine. It's worth the time.

Thank Chelsey A
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Time Bandit is a 1/3 scale replica of a Spanish Galleon (Pirate ship) built by a father and son in their backyard (I know hard to believe, but true). It was also later used in the movie "Time Bandit" and took on that name. The...More

Thank viperamd64
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Beautiful tour of the lake with music, fun commentary and jokes along the way. We took the 4pm cruise and enjoyed an adult beverage mixed very generously by the "wench" on board. Was the highlight of our trip to Big Bear

Thank Marfel53
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

An entertaining 90 min tour of Big Bear Lake has entertainment for visitors of all ages. Beverages served on board and you're welcome to bring your own as well. Sit back with the wind in your hair and take in the scenery, learn a little...More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Captain Amazing was awesome on this 90 minute boat tour around the lake. He talked almost the entire time pointing out neat landmarks, telling funny jokes, and fun facts about Big Bear. It is all pirate themed so my kids got a kick out of...More

3  Thank jenniferh1229
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We have been to Big Bear many times & never knew this was here. They must advertise more!! We saw it on the lake by chance in May and came back with our daughter this weekend. We did the 90 minute 4:00 tour and it...More

Thank blueeyes158
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Interesting commentary and great music - wish they didn't serve alcohol because some passengers were a bit loud and obnoxious Learned a lot - not just for kids!

Thank yenta123
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Arg. ... ahoy matee. ... We enjoy a very cold cold pirateship ride. ... it's a experience you don't want to miss. ... but go on a hotter days. ... or bring winter coat 42 degree last Saturday. .... It's a small well maintain pirateship....More

Thank Phia V
Reviewed 10 August 2015

This truly was the highlight of our grandson's Big Bear Lake stay! Dad, Grandpa and grandson took an afternoon tour of the lake aboard the pirate ship to include 'real pirates,' eye patches and of course pirate music. The staff is excellent, booking is easy!...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We took our two granddaughters (7 & 5) on this ship and they had a blast. The staff was very attentive to them and made them feel very special. Something I didn't know is that they serve alcohol. We learned a lot about the Big...More

Thank Peggy H
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jdaskren
how much are the tickets and are you open on Sunday?
15 October 2016|
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Response from viperamd64 | Reviewed this property |
$22 for adults and $14 for kids (12 and under). Yes, they are opened on Sunday, I believe 10am , 12 and 2pm
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Denbets
Is it pet friendly?
27 September 2016|
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Response from blueeyes158 | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any pets on board. Its a little tight but you might be able to hold them on your lap. You could easily call them ahead of time.
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Emily T
Hi, Does the pirate ship rock back and forth a lot during the tour?
3 November 2015|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
No, not really as the ship is on a lake and not in the ocean. The lake doesn't really move all that much.
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