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Basic fun with good coffee and ice cream included

I played mini golf here with my 13 year old daughter plus another 20 kids and 20 dads. The mini... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
MaxBethune
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New York City, New York
via mobile
So Cute !

This place was a perfect stop for my 13, 12 & 6 yr old. They played mini golf and had some... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Ronnit1973
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Westchester, New York, United States
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“Fun place to visit on Shelter Island ”
12 Sep 2016
“Basic fun with good coffee and ice cream included ”
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32 flavors of Hershey's premium ice cream, soft serve, yogurts, homemade cannoli, food, coffees, shakes & signature drinks! 18 hole nauticaly themed lighted mini-golf, private tennis court rentals, beautiful outdoor scenic patio, indoor AC seating...more
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3 Ram Island Road, Shelter Island, NY 11964
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+1 631-749-1839
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to Whales Tale with my husband and 3 children (12, 10 and 10). We had so much fun great little course and fun for children and adults. Inside is a great place for shakes and Ice Cream. Don’t listen to the negative reviews. It...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I played mini golf here with my 13 year old daughter plus another 20 kids and 20 dads. The mini golf is basic but fun for all and the trip is made extra exciting because the coffee is good so the adults are happy and...More

Thank MaxBethune
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This place was a perfect stop for my 13, 12 & 6 yr old. They played mini golf and had some ice-cream and were content. I particularly liked the 80s music that they were playing ;- )

1  Thank Ronnit1973
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Every time we go on the island we visit. We are a family of three. We buy mini golf for our daughter only due to the pricing. She loves it here.

Thank Karen E
Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is a nice small golf course for small children (under 9 years old). They also have a good selection of ice cream and several arcade game machines. Both the ice cream parlor and golf course are neat and tidy.The price is OK for Shelter...More

Thank 400alexan
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Just called to ask a simple question. The guy that answered was abrupt and clearly didn't give a hoot about our business. We are three couples with 7 kids and were totally turned off visiting. We WANTED to go but couldn't bring ourselves to do...More

1  Thank Tufford
Reviewed 11 September 2014

While it's not the Pebble Beach of mini golf courses, it is kept up well and fun to play. Never felt rushed and kids had a good time putting and playing 1980s arcade games in the cool ac.

1  Thank john w
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Mediocre Hershey's ice cream and decent mini golf are a draw since there are no other options on the island but there are reasons to stay away as well. Ice cream is $5 a cone for a small and mini golf is $9 a game....More

3  Thank alrutt
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Having grown up on Shelter Island I appreciate the expense of running any business on the island but the Whale's Tale is outrageous. A few ice creams cost nearly $20 and the rounds of golf cost so much that it nearly takes the fun out...More

5  Thank AlliBum
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