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Address: 2000 Cortez Rd W, Bradenton, FL 34207-1240
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An 18-hole Adventure style miniature golf course with a live educational...

An 18-hole Adventure style miniature golf course with a live educational alligator exhibit. Open 365 days a year. Explore 18-holes of mini golf while winding through a tropical setting with waterfalls, caves, and 25 real American Alligators! You can even purchase food to feed the alligators with an old style bamboo cane fishing pole

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We played minature golf with our family their last night in Florida. It's a very nice course, clean and updated. They even have live gators. We don't play golf often and were... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2017
LeVon K
Elmira, New York
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Elmira, New York
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Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

We played minature golf with our family their last night in Florida. It's a very nice course, clean and updated. They even have live gators. We don't play golf often and were shocked at tge price. I don't know how families afford it. If it wasn't a special occasion we would've left. It was over $80 for an hour of... More 

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Reviewed March 4, 2017

Went for mini golf with grandchildren and family. Well kept and a fun time. Did the replay for 1.99 per person. Only concern was price for children especially. Other than that had a good time.

Thank Audrey H
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Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Excellent well maintained mini golf course. $1.99 replay promotion currently going on, probably will end when spring breakers arrive. Lady working was great at customer service. Alligators display was neat. Last month we played the course in Treasure Island and have now enjoyed two Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf locations.

Thank Ole D
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165 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Stopped in for a round of mini-golf. It is a well maintained course & the place is kept clean. You can feed the alligators if you want to for an extra fee. You can win a free round if you get a hole in one on the mystery hole. It is a little pricey for mini-golf but if you want... More 

Thank 75cruiser
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

This was a fun--but expensive--outing. We went when the weather was chilly, so it was nice. The alligators were an interesting touch, but skip on the "feeding"...when we were there, they were not interested in moving for our food. The layout is good for families with young kids. Track your hole-in-ones to win a free game! We won one :)

Thank Perez_J_M
Salisbury, Maryland
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We had dinner next door and after we were done we walked next door to take my grandson golfing for first time. Was a fun place to play and different scenery than most. They also had 24 live alligators that you could feed (extra fee). My grandson had a blast so if we are ever in the area again I'm... More 

Thank Frank L
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Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

The most fun I've had playing mini golf ever!! Really enjoyed the scenery and the music from my time. The alligators were a nice touch with the option to feed them. My family really enjoys going there as well. We've been there many times and will continue to go back.

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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We live really close by and love it. We go a lot. The staff is very friendly. It was a bit too hot for my kids one day and we had to check out of the course early. They were so wonderful about it that they gave us a rain check to come back another day on the house! They... More 

Thank Victor A
Commerce, Georgia
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19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

This was our first putt putt course of the trip. It was excellent. It was a little more expensive then I would have liked to pay but it was totally worth it. The course was great. The only complaint I have is that there are LIVE gators that live around the course. Which is fine but there were so many... More 

Thank sme21
Leesburg, Virginia
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46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Have played this course a few times. And always seem to play here when we are in town to visit. It is a good course with some challenging holes and a few easier one so fun for the whole family. Only thing is if you are there in the summer even at night the few "caves" you play through get... More 

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