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Address: 18350 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33764
Phone Number: 727-643-1781
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The coolest place in the Bay Area!

I was in Tampa with my cousins in February and as an avid player of the computer game Microsoft Flight Simulator X, I realized that this is a place I had to stop. When I got... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Jacob C
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Middle Village, New York
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Middle Village, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

I was in Tampa with my cousins in February and as an avid player of the computer game Microsoft Flight Simulator X, I realized that this is a place I had to stop. When I got there, The place was cooler that I could've ever expected. Peter has a nice place set up, and is an extremely experienced pilot who... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

My husband and I were driving from St. Petersburg to Spring Hill, FL and decided to stop at the SimCenter. Peter was a terrific guide with much enthusiasm. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to take a trip through space but doubts he or she would ever become an astronaut.

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Spring Hill, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I received an hour long Boeing 737-800 simulator session as a gift. My instructor was the owner, Peter. I was instantly impressed with him and the simulator. Peter, who is a pilot, explained all the systems and answered all my questions. Flying the simulator was fantastic. It reacts to every input as a real 737. Actual current live weather, air... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Spending two hours in the Boeing 737 simulator was the highlight of a week in the Tampa Bay Area. Mark, my co-pilot/instructor, gave me the exact experience I wanted. We went from pre-flight through shutdown with a short flight and several take-offs and landings. Mark had me handle as much of the work as possible with real instruction on the... More 

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Winter Park, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We visited the SimCenter after finding their ad in a tourist map. It sounded like nothing I have ever done so I didn't really know what to expect. After getting there I decided to try the space simulator. (It was not an easy decision because all the simulators look totally realistic!) It is really breathtaking because it feels like you... More 

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Want to try and feel what a real pilot goes thorough in the air- come and try this place! Great staff as well who will guide you every step and the experience felt so real.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

I a 13 years old and got the F16 experience as a gift from my parents. It was so cool to be flying the aircraft. Peter was helpful with directions so I was able to keep aircraft in the sky. I even landed it the second try. I can't wait to go back to do the space experience soon. Loved... More 

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Recently had the opportunity to spend an hour at Sim Center in Clearwater Florida. I must say the place is really something special! While I started out learning to drive formula one race cars, which at first I could not go thru one lap I quickly got the hang of it .. I drifted over to the commercial jet liner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I had the opportunity to visit here a week ago and I must say I had the time of my life! I drove a Formula 1 race car( with a lap time of 49 sec, not bad), I flew a Boeing 737 and an F16 all real life simulators. FREAKING AWESOME!!! The owner Peter and his staff are amazingly patient... More 

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Seminole, Florida
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This was a fantastic experience from start to finish. A full hour of the most realistic simulation of flying a Boeing 737 in the captains seat. Real time weather conditions, aerial views and airports make this hard to believe it is not real. This is a "must do" for any plane enthusiast

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