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Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf

15395 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-1816
+1 727-398-7008
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Great time

We love to test out our skills on putt-putt courses when ever we take trips. This is a great place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bridget B
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Marysville, Ohio
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Fun but pricey

They have baby alligators you can feed from a pole (for a fee). The golf was a typical mini golf... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kelly W
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Sullivan, Indiana
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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
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mini golf” (66 reviews)
“putt putt” (26 reviews)
“live alligators” (26 reviews)
LOCATION
15395 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-1816
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+1 727-398-7008
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"mini golf"
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"putt putt"
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"baby alligators"
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"second round"
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"free game"
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"challenging holes"
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"water features"
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"round of golf"
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"pirate theme"
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"gator food"
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"lots of fun"
in 18 reviews
"alligator feeding"
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"indian shores"
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"fun feeding"
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"lots of water"
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"fun outing"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love to test out our skills on putt-putt courses when ever we take trips. This is a great place, so much fun! It was pretty quiet when we went around 10am on a cloudy day. So we almost had the place to ourselves! Would...More

Thank Bridget B
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SocMediaMgr, Public Relations Manager at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, Bridget! We're so glad you had a great time!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have baby alligators you can feed from a pole (for a fee). The golf was a typical mini golf. What was over the top was the cost--I thought it was way over priced--I guess you have a monopoly since the only other one is...More

Thank Kelly W
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SocMediaMgr, Public Relations Manager at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're disappointed that you weren't satisfied with your visit. Smugglers Cove prices are in line with other similar "adventure" style miniature gold courses here in Florida. We strive to deliver an outstanding experience. We feel that our customers desire and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited while on vacation from Maine. We love to check out mini-golf where ever we roam and this is my favorite so far. Friendly greeting at the counter, immaculate course with charming signs,views of aligators sunning, and caves, tunnels. Definitely worth the price for a...More

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SocMediaMgr, Public Relations Manager at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We're so glad you enjoyed our course!

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Reviewed March 16, 2018

Had a good time visiting this mini golf course for the first time! They have alligators in the middle where you can watch them while playing and feed them with a fishing line. They weren’t hungry when we were there so they weren’t taking any...More

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SocMediaMgr, Public Relations Manager at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Our gators LOVE to sunbathe! We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

The putt putt was definitely fun but the highlight was the baby alligators and the opportunity to feed them.

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George S, Owner at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

Thanks for your review! So glad you enjoyed our baby alligators!

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice place for family and quite a bit of fun. Friendly staff and challenging holes for all ages. A good way to enjoy some time together

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George S, Owner at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are so happy you had a great time! Please come visit us again soon!

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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Although a little slow, we enjoyed playing the 18 holes. Nice staff. The alligators are near the walks and you can feed them. They also have snacks like ice cream.

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George S, Manager at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Thank you for the review! We're glad you enjoyed yourself!

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Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

18 well laid out holes which stretch over various levels. As always some are more challenging than others. Landscaping, complete with waterfalls and pirate ship provide a lovely backdrop for family fun. There are live, small gators on the premises to view. A great time...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Expensive mini golf but definitely worth it. Probably the best course we've ever played. And my 5 year old got a hole in one on the first hole!

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George S, Manager at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for your review, Sara! So happy you had a great time!

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

Very well laid out with approx. 120 steps along the course. Fun time for approx 1 hour and the second game is only $1.99 if you play the same day. Hole in one gets you a draw for a free game. Fun for the whole...More

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George S, Public Relations Manager at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2018

Thanks for the review! So happy you had a great time!

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