All Hands on Deck for Captain Nemo’s Pirate Cruise

If you’ve visited Bamboo Beach Club Resort and you haven’t taken a daytime or sunset cruise with Captain Nemo’s gang of friendly pirates, ye ought to walk the plank. Pirate Cruises are a lively good time for kids of all ages.

Captain Memo’s Original Pirate Cruise puts you on The Pirate’s Ransom, a ship designed and built to U.S. Coastguard requirements. Here’s what you’ll find onboard as the knowledgeable crew guides your two-hour journey through calm Gulf of Mexico waters.

  • A refreshing, complimentary beverage awaits upon boarding.
  • For the adults, free beer or wine is included with your ticket, or you can purchase your favorite libation at the full service bar.
  • Soak up the sun as the ship combs the horizon in search of dolphins.
  • On evening cruises, take in the stunning and colorful sunset.
  • Get caught up in pirate antics like treasure hunt, face painting, water gun games, stories and dancing.
  • Get friendly with a staff of hand-selected pirate entertainers who will entertain with their enthusiasm while wowing with their politeness and knowledge of the sea and her ways.
  • Take home a fun Pirate Cruise souvenir from the fabulous gift shop.


The ship itself is equipped with all of the most up-to-date safety equipment, including life jackets, life rafts, a ship-to-shore radio and a state-of-the-art sound system for your listening pleasure.

Grab your favorite ship mates and check out the Captain Memo Original Pirate Cruise during your next stay at Bamboo Beach Club Resort.

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Victoria Hoffman

A native of New Jersey, Victoria isn't entirely sure how she ended up in Kansas City, but has enjoyed writing, editing, creating, communicating and marketing for high-profile accounts throughout the city ever since. In her spare time, Victoria is an actress (and active) with local community and city theatre.