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Very fun but unsanitary

My family and I went to adventure island over the summer. It wasn’t crowded in the morning so that... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
alexthecrutic
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Tampa, Florida
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Adventure Island

Very nice for young children. A little small in footprint but has nice features and slides. Staff... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2018
Shamudaddy
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Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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Closed until March 2019 --- Located right across the street from Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay, Adventure Island® is 30 acres of water-drenched fun in the sun featuring the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

My family and I went to adventure island over the summer. It wasn’t crowded in the morning so that was nice. The water rides were so much fun and we all enjoyed ourselves. But when riding the water slides it was pretty disgusting because you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank alexthecrutic
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Adventure Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts concerning your recent visit to Adventure Island. The experiences and comments of our guests are always welcome and greatly appreciated. We have shared your comments with the leadership team for their review and appropriate action....More

Reviewed 21 November 2018

We winter in Tampa area ...Bought a combo.year pass when the grandkids were on vacation at our place...We loved it went to Bush Garden and Adventure Island 5 days out of the week the kids were here. Wish I had bought the parking pass at...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Heathern
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Very nice for young children. A little small in footprint but has nice features and slides. Staff needs work though.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shamudaddy
Reviewed 14 November 2018

My family and I visited this park labor day weekend. We found the selection of slides to be pretty good. There is a good variety and something for everyone. We also enjoyed the lazy river - although there were not nearly enough tubes for everyone....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gmaj_05
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Október közepén hétvégén jártunk ott. A csúzdák tetszettek a gyerekeknek es nem kellett sokat várni. Viszont hérközben nincs nyitva es takarítva sem. Koszos vokt a nyugágy, a medence körül sem volt felsöpörve sem. Az étterem 2-kor már bezárt, a büfé koszos, rossz kiszolgálás, a kirakott...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Deny-travel
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Adventure Island, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts concerning your recent visit to Adventure Island. The experiences and comments of our guests are always welcome and greatly appreciated. We regret to hear about your experience. Could you contact us directly at AIGuestServices@seaworld.com...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Attended on the penultimate day of the season. The park was very quiet and as a result we were able to purchase a cabana for the day at a reduced rate. The cabana had a table and chairs, two sun loungers, a locker and a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank OakleySargent
Reviewed 1 November 2018

You are much better going to Disney or Universal. There parks are better kept and more fun!! I love Busch since it normally has no crowds... but the place could use cleaning up.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank O9017CZmichaelw
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Adventure Island, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Hi Michael! Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts concerning your recent visit to Adventure Island. The experiences and comments of our guests are always welcome and greatly appreciated. We have shared your comments with the leadership team for their review and...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

We booked this as our children are now 11 & 9 so great age to enjoy all the slides. Also there was a special offer of $25 a ticket! Bargain. We went on the last Saturday that it was opened and hoped that the queues...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cordelia M
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

I have visited several aqua parks in Florida and got upset after visit of this one. Attractions look really old. The only good thing I get pass for this aqua park for free, as there was a deal when I was buying a ticket for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rufinova
BuschGardensTPA, Guest Relations Manager at Adventure Island, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts concerning your recent visit to Adventure Island. The experiences and comments of our guests are always welcome and greatly appreciated. We regret to hear about your experience. Could you contact us directly at AIGuestServices@seaworld.com...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

We tried this park for the first time and were pleasantly surprised. October tickets at $25 make this a no brainer for a solid weekend family activity. It’s not a huge park but has a good blend of slides, pools, and activity structures for a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Laura F
22 November 2018|
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Response from pdemar1054 | Reviewed this property |
No way they are both huge parks and Busch Gardens is 2 hours south of Orlando
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KatieAtravels
14 September 2018|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
We do offer mixed drinks, beer, and wine at Adventure Island.
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PalmettoDreamer
13 September 2018|
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Response from BuschGardensTPA | Property representative |
Bags are not permitted on the attractions. Tubes are included with your admission.
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