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Pirate's Quest

22 St. Michaels Road, Newquay TR7 1RA, England
+44 1637 873379
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Great friendly accommodating staff!Would recommend.

We visited the pirate quest in August,with a three year old who was terrified of the scary pirates... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rhiannon P
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Worth a visit.

We took our 9 year old son as we figured it was something he'd like, we were right.It's about an... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Poppy M
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Book your adventure online to secure a tour time. Get ready to embark on a swashbucklin’ voyage through Cornwall’s pirating past at Pirate’s Quest, Newquay – Come face to face with smugglers, mermaids, and real LIVE buccaneers! A brand new storyline for 2017 will see visitors transported back over 300 years to the Golden Age of Piracy and the dawn of The Republic of Pirates. A real LIVE pirate from the infamous ‘Flying Gang’ will help you escape a shipwreck then lead you through the mystical caves and murky streets of eighteenth century Cornwall to the crew’s recruitment base; Blackbeard’s Tavern. Eventually you’ll arrive at the Captain’s Ship, ready to set sail to an exotic Caribbean island and The Republic of Pirates. The hour-long walk-through experience will allow pirate fans and their crew mates the chance to feel, hear, smell, and see Cornwall’s intriguing legends and exciting history.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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22 St. Michaels Road, Newquay TR7 1RA, England
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+44 1637 873379
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the pirate quest in August,with a three year old who was terrified of the scary pirates at first! The lovely lady in the store was so nice and gave Blake an eye patch to wear for the visit! He went through the whole...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took our 9 year old son as we figured it was something he'd like, we were right.It's about an hour long, with guides all the way through, who tell you some history of pirates, Cornwall and Newquay. All the characters were funny, knowledgeable and...More

Thank Poppy M
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went with our 2 kids (6 & 4) I didn’t bother bringing the 12 & 16 year old as I knew they’d have no interest and I’m glad I didn’t. We enjoyed it better with just the smallies. They loved it! very keen to...More

Thank Tracy K
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Something that I’ve never seen or heard of before.. a really great concept! Took my son who has learning difficulties and not once did I feel he was intruding by asking questions- the actors engaged so well with all the children! We all enjoyed the...More

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PiratesQuest, Owner at Pirate's Quest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting Pirate's Quest and I'm so pleased that your son enjoyed the tour. Our crew are always keen to train up new recruits! We really appreciate the feedback and recommendation. Best wishes, Nikki Smith

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went with family.. Actor's made the visit.. Lots of interest and laughter moments. Worth the money. Kids loved it as did the adults

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PiratesQuest, Owner at Pirate's Quest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting Pirate's Quest - and I'm delighted to hear that everyone enjoyed the tour! We really appreciate the feedback. Best wishes Nikki Smith

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went today with my kids. Inappropriate Humor in front of children! I.e “Hairy Willy”! Not impressed Would not recommend! Very expensive 50 minutes!More

Thank Anthony I
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PiratesQuest, Owner at Pirate's Quest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting Pirate's Quest and I'm sorry that you found some elements of the tour inappropriate. It is meant to be pantomime humour with a little bit of something fun for all ages. The quote you refer to is actually the name pirates...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an excellent entertainment/ tour/ pirate experience. Full of great information, excellent props and superb acting it was fun for children and adults (this particular adult did a fare amount amount of screaming at one point- tho this part can be easily avoided.) Lovely...More

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PiratesQuest, Owner at Pirate's Quest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting Pirate's Quest - we always believe that the tour is always made better when everyone gets involved. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed the experience. Best wishes, Nikki Smith

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Five adults and three kids loved this. The actors are very good and really get you included in everything, kids and adults alike. We all enjoyed it but we all did say we thought they could do a little more with it but on the...More

Thank Kim P
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PiratesQuest, Owner at Pirate's Quest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the tour with the Pirate crew and I'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed the experience. Best wishes Nikki Smith

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was fantastic! We had a blast, the tour was so very funny and informative. It was full of fun facts, and we were lucky to have a great group on the tour who participated and really made it. The tour guide was hilarious, interactive...More

Thank Catherine W
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PiratesQuest, Owner at Pirate's Quest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Pirate's Quest and I'm delighted to hear that you all enjoyed the tour and would recommend - we really appreciate the feedback. We do our best to provide a tour where there is something for all ages to enjoy. Best wishes...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Newquay for the weekend for a birthday and needed something to do. As the children like pirates we thought we'd try Pirate Quest. While the attraction itself was fairly enjoyable some of the lewd and inappropriate humour aimed at myself and my...More

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PiratesQuest, Owner at Pirate's Quest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Pirate's Quest and for taking the time to post a review. I am sorry to hear that you felt some of the humour lewd and inappropriate as it is definitely not our intention to offend. I will review your comments with...More

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dalton1skiing
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Response from Emily K | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The experience is generally tailored to the group whether adults or kids. We were an all adult group (though granted perhaps have a child sense of humour 😂) and really enjoyed it. The history and facts were interesting... More
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Sophie T
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Response from PaulandJane10 | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember how much it was...but we took a nearly 4 year old and a 2 year old and they both loved it!
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