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“The children talked about it non-stop for weeks.”
Review of Pirate Life

Pirate Life
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Ahoy matey! Join the crew aboard the 45 foot Island Rogue, a pirate ship on Centre Island Toronto!. Live the Pirate Life with our crew as you dress in costume, received sea farin' tatoos and pirate nick names! Board the vessel and sail the Toronto Harbour in search of sunken treasure and freedom! Pirate Life combines theatre, adventure and cruise, it's fun for all ages and departs daily from the Centre Island.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Baby buggy parking, Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access
Reviewed September 13, 2015

I have a small daycare and took my young school agers (4-6) and preschoolers there. There were 10 children + 2 adults in total. We were able to qualify for a group discount which really helped. =) We sailed on a August Tuesday. Matt was great at calling back and responding via email. The crew was amazing. They were very engaging and quick to adapt to the children's need and the dynamic of the group they have on board. They also did awesome face painting and play games with the children, keeping them occupied before boarding. Our children had a blast. The total cost of the trip transportation + ferry + admission is a bit high but the children had a chance to see and be involved in a live performance and sailed around the island was worth it - never mind the highlight - shooting the 'water cannon' at the bad pirate. LOL This is their first year, so I think they deserve 5 stars. There are still room for improvement. =)

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Arnica L
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"set sail"
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"amazing adventure"
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"dressing up"
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"real pirate"
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"high seas"
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Reviewed August 31, 2015

The pirate crew were very helpful in organizing my son's birthday party. The adults and children who came along all enjoyed it. I would definitely recommend it overall. My son's favourite bit was the water cannons! I loved the treasure discovery.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 28, 2015

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

We had a visit on our 6-year-old son's birthday as a surprise gift with our one-year-old. The 6-year-old had a great time exploring and interacting with the crew. Btw, the crews are AMAZING! Despite of the heavy rain and distractive kids, the tried very hard to keep everyone entertained throughout the trip. I would highly recommend it for kids especially between 5-8.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Yejin L
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