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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 Trip - Kids and adults had a blast

We took our 5 and 3 year old on the 2:00 cruise. We had such a great time. It was a beautiful (but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amanda M
via mobile
Fun time with the kids

Took this trip on 6/5/18. If you are an adult without kids, their is probably no reason to take... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul C
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Punta Gorda, Florida
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  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
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“face painting” (34 reviews)
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140 Boardwalk Pl W, Johns Pass Boardwalk, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2692
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"face painting"
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"water gun fights"
in 18 reviews
"kids entertained"
in 10 reviews
"treasure hunt"
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"story telling"
in 8 reviews
"dance party"
in 5 reviews
"peg leg pete"
in 5 reviews
"hour cruise"
in 7 reviews
"high seas"
in 3 reviews
"free soft drinks"
in 4 reviews
"john's pass"
in 31 reviews
"great for kids"
in 9 reviews
"beer and wine"
in 11 reviews
"top deck"
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"entire cruise"
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"two hours"
in 8 reviews
"ticket price"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took our 5 and 3 year old on the 2:00 cruise. We had such a great time. It was a beautiful (but super hot) day. Kids enjoyed water gun fun, story time, a little face paint to look like a pirate, and even got...More

Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took this trip on 6/5/18. If you are an adult without kids, their is probably no reason to take this cruise. If you are looking to keep your kids entertained (3-11) while you get to drink some beer and take in some scenery this is...More

Thank Paul C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We paid $150 for 2 adults and 2 children and this thing is a complete joke! The workers are very rude, there is no actual treasure hunt, never got to see any dolphins, the cabin where they take the kids is rediculously hot and so...More

Thank 410meagens
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its always so much fun, anytime we have family down from up north we go. We can relax while the kids have fun. Sit with a drink and watch the beautiful atmosphere. See a few dolphins listen to the music, maybe dance with the kids....More

Thank Sailor J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great family fun. Kids are entertained by the pirate crew, and mom and dad get to enjoy a beer or glass of wine. Story telling, water gun battles, and a nice tour of the inland waterways. Sure to keep everyone entertained.

Thank pkmast
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

The Pirate Ship at John’s Pass is a two hour cruise on a pirate themed ship where children are entertained by a crew of pirates with stories, squirt gun fights, face painting, a treasure hunt and dancing including a limbo segment. At the end of...More

Thank Adelheid1964
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Reviewed April 18, 2018 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 April 16, 2018

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 April 14, 2018

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 April 9, 2018 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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childman2018
March 19, 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
March 13, 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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