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Young or old, Captain Memo's Original Pirate Cruise has something for everyone. Cruise away into the fantasy world of swashbucklers and pirates aboard "The Pirates Ransom." The frequent sighting of playful dolphins just adds to the excitement. For...more
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Clearwater Marina, Clearwater Beach, Clearwater, FL 33767
+1 727-446-2587
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have seen this ship around the Tampa Bay waters so we decided to check it out! Perfect for families with young children! Our daughter had a great time! We got to enjoy beer and wine and a great boat ride! The staff was awesome!

Thank mariahj4
Reviewed 3 days ago

I can't believe we didn't do this before. Will definitely book this again when we're back in Clearwater and I would recommend anyone with kids to book this! We booked in the morning when we arrived at Clearwater for an evening tour. The staff is...More

Thank RDFL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was such an awesome experience for the kids; they thoroughly enjoyed it all - water gun fights, the treasure hunt, story telling and dolphin sightings. The crew was fantastic!

Thank psimpson214
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the BEST cruise for children that my wife & I have found, with having 30 grand children & 15 Great Grand kiddo's it was pleasing to see that someone cares as much as we do! They had a lot of adventures just for...More

2  Thank 102davide
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our 12 and 14 year old - the views were amazing! We had a lot of kids on board, dancing, games and water pistol fights. Upper deck is for adults only and that is where you will find the smokers. Glad we went...More

Thank FLmamaof2
Reviewed 12 July 2018

My wife Ginny, daughter Beth, granddaughter Abbey and I had fun on Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise in Clearwater, Florida. We even saw dolphins racing beside our pirate ship.

3  Thank wjbcqeagle
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This is a very fun Pirate Adventure. I believe all youngsters would love this as would there parents also. The wine was very tasty served from a pirate. The dolphins were fun to watch. I wish some of the other pirates dressed up more piratelike...More

1  Thank mistyschulz
Reviewed 10 July 2018

My family of four decided to try the Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise during our Clearwater beach vacation. I booked the 7pm cruise which was great because Florida can get HOT during the other times, especially the 2pm cruise. The staff was very professional, friendly and...More

2  Thank iheartjax
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is really a family friendly attraction, even with all the adults can drink for two hours. It had all the makings of a perfect night for all. Except the yelling, and over the top loud speakers everywhere that you can’t escape, blaring the screaming...More

4  Thank NikR
Reviewed 8 July 2018

My daughter wanted to try this but, I was a little skeptical however, as I said, my daughter wanted to try this sooooooo, we tried it and we had a really great time. The crew are really energetic and the cruise is very interactive. There...More

2  Thank Scott E
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2 bucks is the best we could do also. Sorry.
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Response from huwdm | Reviewed this property |
there is shaded space but whether you can get to it will depend on how busy it is. Also bear in mind the kids activities will keep them busy and mostly on deck so plenty of sun screen and hats if its sunny. I seem to... More