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Downeast Windjammer Cruises Lines

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AMAZING sunset cruise

We took a sunset cruise on a beautiful summer day in August - on a rainy day it would not have been... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
jetgrrl
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Chestnut Hill
Cranberry Cove Ferry

Enjoyed taking the ferry from Southwest Harbor to Little Cranberry Island. Peaceful round trip and... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
dotravels
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Michigan
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Enjoy panoramic views of the mountains of Acadia National Park, while aboard our ferry. Hike, bike, picnic and/or visit a museum. Daily passenger ferry service between Southwest Harbor/Manset and the Cranberry Isles. Begins May 25, 2017. All trips...more
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110 Clark Point Rd, Southwest Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04679-4414
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

We took a sunset cruise on a beautiful summer day in August - on a rainy day it would not have been fun, but we had an amazing time. Sat next to nice folks, enjoyed our one beer (it's actually good that they limit the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Enjoyed taking the ferry from Southwest Harbor to Little Cranberry Island. Peaceful round trip and a nice time on the island

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

We book a sail every year for the 4th of July afternoon (unless it is pouring). You can buy tickets online, on their dock or in one of the gift shops on Cottage Street. Once you board and the ship pulls away from the dock,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

This was a last minute add to our honeymoon and we are so glad we did! It was a lot of fun! the captain answer all of our questions and was really enjoyable to talk to. We saw seals and the amazing sunset!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Cranberry Cove Ferry from Southwest Harbor to Islesford and/or Great Cranberry was great for me. The boat crew were very helpful with putting stuff on if you are staying on the islands. And it makes a good way for a day trip too around the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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DowneastWindjammer, Manager at Downeast Windjammer Cruises Lines, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Thank you for the great review. We are very proud of our crew with thier professionalism and commetment to their passengers.

Reviewed 30 August 2016

We took a very pleasant two hour cruise to Great Cranberry Island and Little Cranberry Island and got a wonderful glimpse of another semi-remote culture. The crew was able to give us excellent insights into both islands. We also got superb views of the harbor...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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DowneastWindjammer, Manager at Downeast Windjammer Cruises Lines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

We are ecstatic that you had a great time on our ferry to the Cranberry Islands. We pride ourselves on the crew we have assembled this season and we are able to offer a great product for a great price.

Reviewed 22 August 2016

A simple boat, clean, well maintained. The crew of one, the captain was friendly and knowledgeable of the local water. It was a family sail, a nice day

Date of experience: August 2016
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DowneastWindjammer, Manager at Downeast Windjammer Cruises Lines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We hope to sail with you again soon.

Reviewed 17 August 2016

Charming boat and crew. Loved being able to bring along the family dog. We did the twilight cruise. The music was a nice touch.

Date of experience: July 2016
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DowneastWindjammer, Manager at Downeast Windjammer Cruises Lines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Thank you for the great review. We do love dogs.

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TimelessCafe
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Response from 1Downeast_Windjammer | Property representative |
Hi Timeless C, I am sorry to inform you, no we do not go by Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse as we only cruise Frenchman Bay.
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