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All reviews both ways reserved seats port aux basques before departure nova scotia gift shop choices are limited night trip two hours far exceeded my expectations eating options purchase food nice trip a la carte fog horn bring snacks berth cabin
I live in NL so maybe that puts a different perspective on using the ferry than for tourists. And I’ve been using the ferrys to travel to the mainland for almost 35 years now. And to some extent the service has gotten better. At least...More
What could be the beginning of a great Newfoundland experience for visitors has been reduced to the equivalent of another truck stop.
The staff on the vessel are as friendly as you can find anywhere. What is missing is a lack of management and attention...More
First off the seating is very comfortable! Better that on an aircraft! Lots of seats available. The ride was long but that was okay. No incidents. We ate at the restaurant onboard and the food was excellent! Service was fast and courteous. The apple pie...More
I have taken Marine Atlantic ferries for over 40 years but this was the first year we sprung for the deluxe cabin. What a different crossing! We had a room much like a hotel room, coffee in suite, king size bed, tv, telephone and the...More
My husband, mother and I went on our first ferry ever. It was a delightful trip to Port six Basques as well as back to Sydney. We just used the regular chairs as we already paid 250$ each way for the three of us plus...More
A major storm came through the Cabot straight the evening we were due to travel between Sydney and Port aux Basques so the preceding sailing and the one we were booked on were both cancelled. However, Marine Atlantic handled the situation with aplomb with frequent...More
Took the ferry "Atlantic Vision" from North Sydney to Argentia both over and back. The trip was very smooth. I had a 4-berth cabin on the way over and a 2-berth on the way back both of which were very clean and comfortable. Although the...More
Had a good crossing from N Sydney to Argentia. Very good ferry, reasonably comfortable and clean rooms on board however the mattress was not very comfortable, because it is thin and hard. The are a couple of options for food, I choose the buffet over...More
Really good to invest in having s cabin especially if doing overnight trips.
Bring your own shampoo, soap conditioner. The container for soap (soap & shampoo I guess) was empty. Otherwise, lots of hot water for,a shower, good towels. Arrived bed rested & ready to...More