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Pirates Hideaway

1998 US Highway 45 N, Eagle River, WI 54521-8869
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Our family STILL talks about their Pirate Ship adventures!

We had the pleasure of being guests on THE pirate ship more than once. Fortunately, the videos are... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
mommywewannaswim
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brookfield, wisconsin
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A pirate ship awaits you outside to board and have a roaring pirate adventure. get dressed up and... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
dlwipp7
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Eagle River, Wisconsin
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1998 US Highway 45 N, Eagle River, WI 54521-8869
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

We had the pleasure of being guests on THE pirate ship more than once. Fortunately, the videos are securely tucked into the family vault. Did you happen to hear the college graduate/Pocohantas at the front of the bow, belting out "Just Around the River Bend"...More

Thank mommywewannaswim
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A pirate ship awaits you outside to board and have a roaring pirate adventure. get dressed up and take a cruise around the Chain of Lakes. Be sure to stock up on food and drink to celebrate a Birthday, an Anniversary, a Wedding or any...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Fun, relaxing, very enjoyable with beautiful views. You'll find out facts about the chain of lakes and listen to fun "pirate" music. Snacks and beverages. Kids and adults will enjoy this. Big, small or private cruises. It is too bad it can't be handicap accessible...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We waited until Sunday the 8th of Oct. 2017 since the sign by the road said they would be open. We had a group that went for Cranberry Fest and did not want to force a tour of the bogs and lakes into the same...More

Thank Richard S
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Steve S, Manager at Pirates Hideaway, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Ahoy there Richard. I am hoping that you and anyone who reads reviews will take the time to read this response in its entirety. I truly hope you can visit us sometime when we are open. Our ice cream shop, tiki bar, and gift shop...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went on a pirate ship for a corporate work event. The captain of the ship and his crew were amazing and welcoming. We were able to learn about the history of the properties along the lake and were able to travel through several lakes....More

Thank Anna C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Our senior "learning in retirement" group thru Nicolet College recently took a 3 hour cruise on 5 of the lakes in the chain. A great time was had, and Captain Steve and Captain Stevo were very entertaining . The day was pleasant and we learned...More

Thank Dennis P
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great time on the pirate ship! We had 4 generations aboard - from 90 yrs old to 2 yrs old! We enjoyed the ride, the information about the area and just talking to Captain Steve and Captain Steve-o! We've talked about going...More

Thank Laura R
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

We went on the morning "Coffee with the Captain" cruise in early August. It was so much fun! The coffee, lemonade and donuts were great. The kids loved their pirate tattoos. The captains were very friendly and made sure that everyone was taken care of...More

Thank saray41
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

My family went on the Pirate ship ride and it was fun & relaxing. Very enjoyable boat ride. First time on Eagle River chain of lakes. The father/son captain's were very knowledgeable, super friendly, and interactive. Daughter loved the 'Pirate Wolf' tattoo they drew on...More

Thank beulah69
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Wish we had found this attraction sooner. Grandkids and Grandparents enjoyed the ride on the pirate ship, tattoos, costumes and snacks. Will definitely do this again next year..

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djcs146
27 August 2016|
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Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
Very, I'd book a couple weeks in advance at least.
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Jase117
1 August 2016|
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Response from Steve S | Property representative |
Yes, all ages are welcome aboard. And for all of our rides children ages 2 and under are free of charge. Please let me know if you have any other questions. We hope to see you sometime!
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Marge L
6 June 2016|
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Response from Steve S | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. We appreciate your interest in Pirates Hideaway. October is iffy for us. Being that the pirate ship is an outdoor attraction our October availability is weather dependent. Typically we run the... More
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