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Ship Island

Biloxi, MS
+1 228-864-1014
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Nice day trip getaway

Head over to left side of the beach for more privacy and a pretty view. The sell fairly good food... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
Lori D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Boats in the Gulf

Very pretty picture with boats tied up at the pier,some small and others large with people having a... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
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Biloxi, MS
+1 228-864-1014
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

Head over to left side of the beach for more privacy and a pretty view. The sell fairly good food with some healthier options. Watch out for the aggressive seagulls, though! Take the tour of the fort, it's worth it to hear the history and...More

Thank Lori D
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Very pretty picture with boats tied up at the pier,some small and others large with people having a great time

Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

After hurricane Nate visited us on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, damage to the Gulf port office and the Ship Island piers, tours are not offered for the remainder of the tourist season. Please call the office for further information. Please do visit other attractions along...More

4  Thank ZeroBoxes
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The ferry ride is nice and a straight shot out from Biloxi, there's some snacks and drinks on board. The island itself is very beautiful, with a long boardwalk to get you from one side of the island to the other. The beach wasn't crowded...More

Thank Jeremy_BK2
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This is the second time I have been to Ship Island and I will go back again. The ride out is a little slow, I wanted the ship to go faster :) But we had a wonderful time.

1  Thank Dena M
Reviewed August 30, 2017

It was a nice boat ride to island ,but get there early and you can set were ever you want,the island is very relaxing place to visit.

2  Thank Ronaldwolkens504
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I rode the ship from Ship Island Excursions out to the island. The island is serene and absolutely breathtaking. Fort Harrison is fun to explore. I recommend the ranger tour (it's free). Wonderful history here. The beaches are beautiful. The water was...More

1  Thank hcazzell74
Reviewed August 19, 2017

One of the reasons I appreciate this island is that it's a place secluded from the hustle and bustle of the mainland. The ferry ride is about an hour long but the boats are very nice. One of them, the Capt. Pete, even has a...More

4  Thank Micah L
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

It was an hour ferry ride each way to ship Island. My first time in Biloxi so one of the recommended things to do. Park rangers gave a nice history lesson about Fort Massachusetts dating back to war of 1812 where British launched its fleet...More

2  Thank manish n
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

We spent the day at Ship Island & loved it! Prices are very reasonable & worth every penny. It's the perfect place for picnicking & relaxing with beautiful beaches, clear water, & breathtaking views.

2  Thank radamsok
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September 20, 2017|
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Response from manish n | Reviewed this property |
Ship Island has no homes to rent. Besides, everyone must leave by the last evening ferry. Biloxi, Mississippi is where you should be looking for to Rent.
Walter L
July 4, 2017|
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Response from Jimmy H | Reviewed this property |
About a 15 minute walk! Have Fun!
July 4, 2017|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
It is a bit of a walk so if you have stuff or kids with you, a wagon or wheels. The fort is right there near the dock and farther down are restrooms, showers and tables to rest at before you begin the long walk to the other... More