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Riviere-du-Loup & Saint-Simeon Ferry

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199, rue Hayward, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 6A7, Canada
+1 418-862-9545
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A costly but reliable ferry service crossing the St.Lawrence

While staying on the south shore at Notre -Dame du Portage en route to the east coast; we wished to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John G
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Good value, good service

Friendly and efficient ferry service across the Saint Lawrence from Sant-Simeon to Rivière du Loup... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Wayne S
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“quebec city” (12 reviews)
“gift shop” (7 reviews)
“beluga whales” (7 reviews)
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199, rue Hayward, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 6A7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying on the south shore at Notre -Dame du Portage en route to the east coast; we wished to see the lovely north shore of the St Lawrence opposite in the vicinity of the mouth of the Sagueney River.By planning in advance and getting...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly and efficient ferry service across the Saint Lawrence from Sant-Simeon to Rivière du Loup. 1 hour crossing time. Arrive 60 minutes early in high season, but 20-30 minutes was plenty for us. Didn’t try the food onboard, but the views were lovely. My only...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We arrived at the dock, paid $10 CAD and were flagged onto the ferry. We had a quick ride across to Quebec City and got really nice shots of the Old City from the water. Would never use the bridge when the ferry is so...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is the first time we've been on a ferry with a vehicle, so a new experience. Everything went very smoothly, staff were friendly and helpful. Trip is about 65 minutes. Free WifFi onboard. Didn't use restaurant or bar. Fog horn blaring every 2 minutes....More

Thank transcon_traveler
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Had not been on a ferry for quite a long time . I was thoroughly impressed by the efficiency of the personnel in loading cars and passengers. As my travelling companion was somewhat handicapped, we enquired as to how to proceed. We had a special...More

Thank yjroycyr
Reviewed 23 August 2017

quite an experience - chose to take the round trip as were going to visit the other side when we went down to Quebec. The process of loading and unloading vehicles/people is pretty cool -saw a couple belugas enroute -had lunch on board - the...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Caught the first trip in the morning. Verry efficient crossing, approximately one hour, and got us to the north side of the St. Lawrence ot enjoy the balance of the day.

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We enjoyed a day trip to St Simeon and return on this ferry, very friendly staff and good food served on board, washed down with a nice cold alcoholic drink. Only wildlife to be seen were some seals, unfortunately no whales today.

Thank flexitdriver
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We took this ferry today and it was a very interesting and enjoyable experience. It was very well organized and they moved vehicles and people on and & off with expert precision. It was chilly out on the Gulf of St. Lawrence so we ventured...More

Thank Robert I
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were traveling from New Brunswick to Quebec City and decided to spend 2 nights in La Malbaie. This ferry saves a 4 hour drive. It is a beautiful trip across the mighty St Laurence River. We were thrilled to see Beluga whales. You can't...More

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beulahmeyers
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Response from Silver C | Reviewed this property |
belugas, humpbacks, dolphins and an occasional orca can all be seen
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Ian C
12 October 2016|
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Response from OneAddictedTraveler | Reviewed this property |
We didn't book ahead but that was in May.
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