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Ship Island

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Address: Biloxi, MS
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+1 228-864-1014

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

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Lucedale, Mississippi
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Lucedale, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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

1 Thank melonywarren
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank milner61
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 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.

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 

1 Thank ZeroBoxes
Beaumont, Texas
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3 reviews
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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 

3 Thank AteyaRich
Biloxi, Mississippi
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27 reviews
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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 

2 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!

Thank Carrielyngunn
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25 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Season for 2016 was March 19th through October 30th. We went to Ship Island October 26. The season ends at the end of this month, so there were not very many people which was perfect for us. If you plan to go during the summer months, you might want to go during the week for less crowds. Be sure to... More 

5 Thank Sweetie51
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

this will definitely be a spot for us every summer! It is a bit pricey, but you stay all day if you want. Make sure you rent chairs and umbrellas - if you do not bring your own. We learned our lesson the hard way about the very expensive food. We will pack our food in coolers from now on.... More 

Thank Jessica B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

This was our anniversary day. We chose one thing to do to make it memorable. The cost was not expensive as we expected. For only $29.00 per adult. An hour boat ride and a whole afternoon on the beach. Well worth the money. The island had a snack bar and restrooms. We got a free tour of Fort Massachusetts, which... More 

1 Thank cindy b

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