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Address: Biloxi, MS
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Great day in the sun

Went out to ship island today. It was awesome! Relaxing time on the beach, with plenty of refreshment on the island. They could charge you whatever they wanted for food and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Jeff N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went out to ship island today. It was awesome! Relaxing time on the beach, with plenty of refreshment on the island. They could charge you whatever they wanted for food and drinks, but all the prices were more than reasonable. The crew on the ship and on the island were great. Saw lots of dolphins both ways on the trip.

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Thank Jeff N
Lafayette, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Enjoyed the ferry ride, even though I think it was more like a 65 minute ride versus a 50 minute ride. Enjoyed the beach, but not sure I would do it in the real heat of the summer! I could see it could get extremely warm walking to the beach/swim area, so if you go in the heat of the... More 

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2 Thank maxie01
Gulfport, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't have a boat or a friend with one the Ship Island Ferry is your only way. Great to walk in solitude around a natural Island, or soak up some History in the fort, nice tours offered.

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Thank RBreeland
Lucedale, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

You will love the boat ride out to ship island,bring sun screen and plenty to drink..the sand can be hot but beautiful

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3 Thank melonywarren
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Favorite Spring and Fall adventure accessible by boat only National seashore park with showers available

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This amust do if you are in the biloxi area in the swimming weather,IT is about a 45 min boat ride to a great beach on a barrier island,that also has a historic fort.

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1 Thank Robert D
Biloxi, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

When you visit us in south Mississippi, to get a sense of why we live here, you must visit SHIP ISLAND. A tour boat leaves from GULFPORT harbor to Ship Island. During your boat ride keep an eye out for dolphins cruising along side. The island is one of our natural "barrier" islands along the coast. The south beach has... More 

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3 Thank ZeroBoxes
Beaumont, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Hello everyone. I'm from Texas and we have mosquitos...but these are HUGE and disrespectful...lol On the way walking to the beach, halfway there they are like bats...lol they swamp you so I would just say spray yourself once you get off the boat. Much better. The beach is nice & quiet. Please rent you a chair & umbrella while buying... More 

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5 Thank AteyaRich
Biloxi, Mississippi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The ride over was very nice. I love being out on boats, and I hadn't been out in a while. You can stand at the front of the boat and watch the water go by. We saw a lot of dolphins playing, and on the way back got a lovely show of seagulls swooping and catching food, then getting chased... More 

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3 Thank Paxton M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I love the island it is beautiful the people are very kind. They have some restaurants not many. Great get away!

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