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The Pirate Ship At John's Pass

140 Boardwalk Pl W, Johns Pass Boardwalk, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2692
+1 727-423-7824
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Great 2 hour tour for extended family of 9, ages 7-70. Staff was wonderful, engaging and caring... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Samuel H
via mobile
Excellent experience for everyone in the family

We had a fantastic experience with the crew of the Pirate Ship at John's Pass including the staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
soccer1477
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Tampa, Florida
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140 Boardwalk Pl W, Johns Pass Boardwalk, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2692
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+1 727-423-7824
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great 2 hour tour for extended family of 9, ages 7-70. Staff was wonderful, engaging and caring. Hats off to Captain Arnold Ironside, First Mate Scraps, Jewel Thief Jen, and Rowboat Red for making it fun for all on board. We had the unexpected excitement...More

Thank Samuel H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic experience with the crew of the Pirate Ship at John's Pass including the staff in the shop, John, Nick, Skraps, Red made us feel relax and even before the trip started everyone, adults, kids started having fun. Thank you for such...More

Thank soccer1477
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a sunset trip with 2 kids. I was worried my 14 year old would think it too young for him, but he enjoyed all the activities right along with his 11 year old brother. The themed trip was fun and we saw several...More

Thank Rose D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time with our two and seven year old. They had so much fun and the crew was amazing! They truly made it fun for both the parents and the children.

Thank Korinda W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Major Disappointment!!! Tried to reschedule, by calling, were told that need to do so 24 hr in advance. Emailed no reply. We understood and proceeded to go and we drove 30 min. Check in at front desk, boarded the boat, they took pictures of...More

Thank Robert P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Following the great reviews and our general enjoyment of a beer while our children are entertained, we thought this would be the perfect trip for us. Unfortunately, we were somewhat disappointed. The entertainment was okay but the staff were quite unfriendly. It's also not a...More

Thank Smithzc
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain John was a wealth of information. Tina was dressed perfectly and fun. Scraps was so entertaining. They focused on the kids while making sure the adults had some adult time. We saw dolphins. Beautiful scenery. It was like a two hour babysitting boat tour....More

Thank elvisroth53094
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had high hopes after reading all the reviews and was still completely blown away. The staff does an amazing job of keeping the kids busy for 2 hours while parents get to enjoy a few drinks while cruising the bay and watching the kids...More

Thank Lamarkm2
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This was fantastic. Great dollar value and the crew was incredible with the kids. An absolute pleasure.

Thank Angela A
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We happened to book a pirate ship on a cold day. The ship got cancelled. Not realizing this, I took my little excited granddaughter to the boat. She was crushed. But, the owner immediately offered to not only refund our money, but also put us...More

1  Thank sueumpleby6
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childman2018
19 March 2018|
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Response from jro7four | Reviewed this property |
The later in the day you go the warmer it is. I've been on it multiple times and it's good no matter what time. It's just what best fits your schedule.
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Dorsjack
14 March 2017|
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Response from shawn d | Property representative |
Adults are $35, Seniors 65+ are $30, Children 2-20 are $25, under age 2 are $10.
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