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Pirates of Lewes Expeditions

Lewes, DE, USA
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About Pirates of Lewes Expeditions
Pirate ship expedition located in historic Lewes Delaware. A swashbuckling good time! Sailing all summer long!
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

NOTE: This rating is based on our experience of booking & having ride cancelled the night before. On our recent vacation, our daughter asked to ride a boat. We were so excited to find Pirates Of Lewes & we’re excited for her to get to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank JustMe985
Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I took our 5yo and 2yo girls on this trip yesterday. My 5yo had a blast, using the map to look for landmarks, fighting a pirate, and then claiming her treasure. The ride was very interactive, from the costumes to the face...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank DodgeWandering
Reviewed July 18, 2019

We just visited the Pirates of Lewes this week with our son. We went not really knowing what to expect other than some fun with pirates. This was so much fun! Our son loved the “water canons” and the “battle.” The pirates are engaging for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed July 3, 2019

We took our three grandsons, (10, 7, and 5), on this today and they had a blast. It doesn't last all that long, and the pirate "crew" was excellent in keeping the kids involved and active throughout. ((There is also a nice shaded area for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank vepamberi
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This was worth every cent. The crew engaged all pirates in searching for treasure and fighting off the bad pirate. Loved the crew, shooting the water cannons and seeing the kids do the happy feet limbo. I would highly recommend this pirate excursion.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Gi M, Director of Sales at Pirates of Lewes Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

So glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I had the opportunity to board the Sea Gypsy as a guest, after hearing stories about the expedition for several years. This is a MUST for anyone with kids. Upon arrival, the guests are greeted by the pirate crew and Captain Gi. Kids are given...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LouieMom88
Gi M, Cap at Pirates of Lewes Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

We’re so glad you had a good time!! We loved having you! Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Our 3 1/2 year old granddaughter was in absolute awe of this fun filled pirate experience on the waters flowing through Lewes. It's readily apparent that the staff of this attraction is dedicated to giving children a safe, exciting, journey into the mysterious and exciting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RealRetroBob
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Children between about 4 and 7 really enjoy this pirate adventure aboard the "Sea Gypsy" at Angler's marina in old town Lewes. The kids are outfitted before boarding with bandanas, vests, (plastic) swords, eye patches, tatoos and (if they wish) pirate-style face painting including mustaches,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Projournalist
Reviewed August 31, 2016

The pirates were entertaining again and our 6 yo really enjoyed it again. We got the full trip this year because the weather was great. Pretty much the same crew as last year. We heard a little history from the captain while the pirates entertained...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Roger S
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

A bit pricey but worth it to see the urchins having a good time. Be sure to pay cash as they have a surcharge fir credit cards. The Captain does a great job entertaining and educating the adults while the pirate crew entertains the kids....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Response from vepamberi | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how many we had on board or how many it holds. Best to call and ask, but this time of year I’d definitely make reservations. My three grandsons (10,7, and 5) had a blast
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July 29, 2019|
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Response from DodgeWandering | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The activity is for the kids, so adults are paying for a leisurely boat ride and to watch your kids transform into pirates. Adults sit in the back and watch the “show.” I do not recommend this at all for adults who do... More
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