Want a way to keep your kids entertained from home ALL SUMMER without having to move off your garden furniture? Well, we have found the solution every parent needs. It will pay you back for all that time spent home schooling one hundred times over. It's the Aldi pirate galleon – and it's already selling fast. Of course, you can buy almost the exact same thing elsewhere – and we've listed them below should you miss out – but Aldi's selling it cheapest at the moment. Of course it is.
This great piece of kid is equipped with a Jolly Roger flag, a steering wheel, three decks (including a captains cabin), sail, windows and a boarding plank, meaning there's so much for them to enjoy about this, in or out of pirate character.
Keep scrolling for more details... and browse our favourite retailers' best buys below, too.
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Aldi pirate galleon, £349.99 (opens in new tab)
We are impressed with the ship's price, compared to other similar products, which are listed below. This is being released for the first time today, so be quick because we're guessing it's going to sell out speedily.
This amazing FSC® certified wooden playhouse comes with a ship's wheel, seating and a multi-level design. It has plenty of room for several children to play at the same time, meaning no one is left behind. This brilliantly designed ship comes with a gangplank, bench, ship's wheel, red sail and a Jolly Roger sail too, meaning playtime will never be dull again! Suitable for ages three plus.
TP Toys Pirate Galleon £449.99 (opens in new tab)
Almost identical to Aldi's model, this one is made from FSC® certified timber; it's pre-drilled to make assembly easier, and is covered by a five-year guarantee against wood rot causing failure. It measures 171cm x 272cm x 206cm. Telescope not included; steering wheel design may vary slightly.
Very pirate galleon, £449.99 (opens in new tab)
Made from FSC certified timber, which is pre-drilled for easy self-assembly. It is the same size as the buy above. It features a Captain's Cabin, gangplank, ship's wheel and two sails and has a secret lookout with anchor design windows.
Littlewoods Pirate Galleon, £599.99 (opens in new tab)
As far as we can tell, this is identical to the other models.