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Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf

19463 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, FL 33785-2216
+1 727-517-7664
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Fun but expensive

Slow going place, fun but pricey. Kids enjoyed it. Good thing if you go early in the week you get... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rachel K
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Went three times in five days!

This is a great place. Seems a bit expensive at 15$ per person, but they offer a 5$ return fee if... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jackie P
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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!
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“putt putt” (17 reviews)
“second round” (14 reviews)
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19463 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, FL 33785-2216
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+1 727-517-7664
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"putt putt"
in 17 reviews
"second round"
in 14 reviews
"feed the alligators"
in 13 reviews
"mini golf course"
in 12 reviews
"live alligators"
in 10 reviews
"free game"
in 6 reviews
"rain check"
in 4 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 13 reviews
"fun theme"
in 2 reviews
"alligator food"
in 2 reviews
"challenging holes"
in 3 reviews
"clean fun"
in 2 reviews
"fishing poles"
in 2 reviews
"pirate ship"
in 6 reviews
"pretty fun"
in 2 reviews
"madeira beach"
in 6 reviews
"indian rocks beach"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Slow going place, fun but pricey. Kids enjoyed it. Good thing if you go early in the week you get a discount for later.

Thank Rachel K
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SocMediaMgr, Public Relations Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place. Seems a bit expensive at 15$ per person, but they offer a 5$ return fee if you come back in the same day. My six year old grandson loved it! He even got a hole in one three times! Each...More

Thank Jackie P
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SocMediaMgr, Public Relations Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, Jackie! We are so glad you had a great time with your grandson!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply just had a great two hours here. Four of us, none particularly competitive or interested in golf, had a great time. Lots of imagination in the hole design, and probably a decent day out for kids, even if they have no logic, maths ability...More

Thank Ryan H
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SocMediaMgr, Public Relations Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, Ryan! Please visit us again soon!

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Reviewed March 16, 2018

We had a fun time - Great set up and you have to feed the alligators! Id do it again.. wish Omaha had something like this.

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SocMediaMgr, Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Thank you for your review! So glad you had a great time!

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Not since dropping my phone in the bathroom at Davy Crockett’s Golf in Gatlinburg have I lost to the wife. And the record still stands at Smuggler’s Cove! The layout is good, there’s suggested shots, and there are alligators as well. Sure I thought of...More

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George S, Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Thank you for your review! We appreciate you coming out to play!

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We had a really good time here!!! Lots of fun!!! I can honestly say it was the first time I've played mini golf that we could drink wine or beer at... thank goodness! As the weather was very chilly and it helped us stay warm......More

Thank Theresa W
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George S, Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Thank you for the review, Theresa! Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

A morning of putt putt with our 16 year old. Go before noon to avoid a wait. The staff were kind and catered to us as it was our first visit. You could even feed baby gators! Made awesome memories here!

Thank 5js94
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Pamela H, Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Thanks for the review, We try to have fun for everyone!

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Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

One of the best mini golfs ive played with the family they have even got live alligators which you can feed, if your in the area givi it a try you won’t be disappointed

Thank Trevor B
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Pamela H, Manager at Smuggler Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded December 24, 2017

Thanks for the review!

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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

There are a few of these mini golf courses on golf Boulevard they're all pretty fun. Good place to go when it's cloudy and it's not a beach day or early evening before the winds pick up. You can even see an alligator. If you're...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2017

We went here based on other Trip Advisor reviews. The great reviews were correct. We don't have any putt-putt courses like this where we live so our kids were thrilled. I was impressed with the layout and "adventurous" terrain. The alligators were neat but we...More

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