After sailing the high seas for 30 years, Black Buccaneer has run aground and unfortunately won’t be setting sail in 2019. Keep a ‘weather eye’ on the horizon though to see if the most fearsome ship in Pirates’ Cove will take to the seas again.

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Why has Black Buccaneer been removed from the Chessington World of Adventures Resort website?

Ahoy! After sailing the high seas for 30 years, Black Buccaneer has run aground and unfortunately won’t be setting sail in 2019. Keep a ‘weather eye’ on the horizon though to see if the most fearsome ship in Pirates’ Cove will take to the seas again.

When will Black Buccaneer return?
Unfortunately, Black Buccaneer will not be setting sail for the duration of the 2019 season. Keep a ‘weather eye’ though on our Social Media channels to see if the fearsome ship will sail the seas once again.

Will Chessington be getting a new ride to replace Black Buccaneer?
Avast ye matey! Black Buccaneer is under the watchful eye of our Pirate Chiefs to see if it can sail the seas once again, so keep a ‘weather eye’ on that there horizon.

I came to Chessington to ride Black Buccaneer and it’s not open, I’m upset!
There’s over 40 rides and attractions alongside a Zoo and SEA LIFE centre here at Chessington, so there’s lots to do to release your inner pirate! Why not tame the reckless Griffon’s Galleon or ride Sea Dragons into the sunset instead?

What is wrong with Black Buccaneer?
Black Buccaneer has sailed for over 30 years, and as such, needs some PLC (Pirate Loving Care).

 

We hope this answers your question.

 

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