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MS Chi-Cheemaun

8 Eliza Street, Tobermory, Ontario NOH 2RO, Canada
+1 800-265-3163
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Lovely sail but skip the food!

Very smooth sailing! V expensive for our car and trailer and three of us (almost $300). But we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MJGlas
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Hamilton
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Rest & Relaxation

We took the kids to Tobermory for the first time in July (2017) and we waited for a day with good... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Terminator2017
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Richmond Hill, Canada
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The M.S Chi-Cheemaun provides an excellent alternative to hours of highway driving and spectacular views of Georgian Bay. Gourmet Sunset Dinner Cruises are also available.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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8 Eliza Street, Tobermory, Ontario NOH 2RO, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very smooth sailing! V expensive for our car and trailer and three of us (almost $300). But we would avoid the food and purchase it at South Baymouth or Tobermory. We all agreed the food was rubbish.

Thank MJGlas
Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the kids to Tobermory for the first time in July (2017) and we waited for a day with good weather to take a round trip excursion on the MS Chi-Cheemaun. The cost of the cruise ride would have been cost prohibitive if you...More

5  Thank Terminator2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with two families in one car and booked a return trip for the same day. It was a bit unclear to us that the return trip fare only applies as a walk on. We knew the vehicle was a separate charge each way, but...More

5  Thank HamiltonGuy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the Chichimaun from Tobermorey to Manitoulin Island It was relaxing trip the windows were cleaner than clean the entire boat was spotless The crew were amazing helpful and friendly. Loading and unloading was fast.

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The MS CHI-Cheemaun ferry from Tobermory to Manitoulin Island and back is an inexpensive cruise which will knock your socks off. Just walk on and watch the big ferry do its thing...it is magic. We didn't even get off the boat when we arrived at...More

6  Thank Rod M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ship has the best meals for the dinner cruise. The prime rib just melted in your mouth. We had a Birthday dinner for our son which he just loved as the staff in the restaurant gave him special attention. I want to say thanks...More

2  Thank doiou2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quick way to get to north shore of Lake Huron from Tobermory. Fees are very reasonable. Roomy, loading and unloading goes quickly. Reservations required - see website

Thank Roland K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crossed to the island last Friday, on our motorcycle. Good trip. Bikes load first. They gave us good ropes with which to tie our bike down (next time we'll take ratchet straps). They had arranged good weather, so it was a smooth relaxing voyage. I...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I was impressed with the Chi-Cheemaun on a crossing yesterday between Tobermory and Manitoulin Island! Very clean welcome center and washroom where we waited to board the ship... reservations highly recommended, essential in high season! The ship is fresh and clean, comfortable and cheerfully appointed....More

Thank J L
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The ferry is reasonably priced and on the day we took it not very crowded, although I imagine this changes with the mid-summer months. Some interesting pictures and historical information on the ferry, as well as good views of the islands, lake, and bay.

1  Thank David R
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Loving_Canada2014
14 July 2017|
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Response from Rod M | Reviewed this property |
There are no cars at the ferry parking lot the next morning so everybody drives away when they disembark the night before. The alternative would be to sleep in the car and was watch the sunrise and go for breakfast
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daniela p
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Response from Rod M | Reviewed this property |
40 dollars for two seniors but we did not get off.
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anneorray
25 July 2016|
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