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Address: J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 230, Oranjestad, Aruba
Phone Number: 297 5868107
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Description: Aruba's most popular Snorkel and Sunset Cruises are aboard the Teak...
Aruba's most popular Snorkel and Sunset Cruises are aboard the Teak Schooners, Jolly Pirates. The Jolly Pirates talented crew will perform back flips, literally to keep their guests returning year after year.
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A lot of fun on and in the water

The staff was great. We had three stops to snorkel including the SS Antilla. I've been to better snorkel spots, but this was a lot of fun. There was an open bar and a simple... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

The staff was great. We had three stops to snorkel including the SS Antilla. I've been to better snorkel spots, but this was a lot of fun. There was an open bar and a simple lunch at the end. Bring some cash to put in the bartender's tip jar. At the end of the tour, they opened up the rope... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

LOVED this experience! The crew was so fun. They like to play tricks on the guests, and I loved that! This is one thing I had been looking forward to since we booked the trip. It did not disappoint! We didn't get out at Antilla because the current was extra strong and choppy the day we went. We snorkeled everywhere... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We go to Aruba every year and stay at the Marriott Surf Club. A few years back we started a tradition by starting our vacation with a sunset cruise and ending it with a sunset cruise. It's such a great way to enjoy an Aruban sunset! Over the years we've tried a few different cruise companies in Aruba. However, Jolly... More 

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New London, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

My family had a blast. It was a great experience. We did have a problem receiving a email confirmation but we called the day before and got it situated. Everyone was very nice and hilarious on the boat ( and hot). We were on the boat with Brian and one nicked-named Justin Bieber lol. We seen and awesome ship wreck... More 

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Jackson, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

It was an awesome time! My wife, 10 and 12 year old kids, had a blast too! The staff were super friendly, the snorkeling was great, the open bar was great, and the best part was the rope swing!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

A Pirate ship is awesome to begin with but add in the crew which are ready to set sail and give you a cruise you will remember. Relax and enjoy because the ship will be anchored soon and a rope swing will be out for your use. My husband and I had a wonderful time. But then again who can't... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Totally worth the $60 or so we spent. The afternoon cruise was a blast. Perfect for the party crowd (with free booze and all). The oceans were pretty choppy at the wreck so I didn't try that one. The bay snorkel was perfection though. And the rope swing was a blast. Totally recommend! If I had children, I'd probably opt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We did the morning (longer) snorkeling trip. It was so much fun, went to three snorkeling spots, then you have a decent barbecue lunch. They have a rope swing on the boat and at one stop everyone swings off the ship. It was a blast. My daughter was asked to get on one the Pirates back and he swung off... More 

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We just loved the snorkeling tour with the Jolly Pirates! An open bar for starters was great and the snorkeling was beautiful. Definitely take an underwater camera because you won't regret it. They let you jump in the water off any point on the ship - even off the rope swing if you choose. So cool! Not sure where they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Much more fun than expected. The crew are very engaging and funny. The drinks start flowing as soon as you leave port.The deep water snorkel site was choppy and honestly I didn't see much for the effort. But the other two spots, Boca Catalina and Malmok are excellent for snorkeling. The rope swing and delicious lunch were nice bonuses. It's... More 

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Address: J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 230, Oranjestad, Aruba
Phone Number: 297 5868107
Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad

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