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Lady Rose Marine Services

5425 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T6, Canada
+1 250-723-8313
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Legion's yearly booze cruise

This boat trip has been going on for years. This vessel is normally a cargo ship which does take... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
jan y
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Port Alberni, Canada
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Relaxing cruise down the inlet

It was quite chilly the date we went but there's plenty of room inside the cabin with good window... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Pataec
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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Cruise the Barkley Sound on the MV Frances Barkley. Or sail to Ucluelet and discover the Broken Group Islands. Sechart Lodge is the closest accommodations to the Broken Group Islands.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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5425 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T6, Canada
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This boat trip has been going on for years. This vessel is normally a cargo ship which does take passengers from Port Alberni up the inlet stopping at various places to the remote spots that have no road the weather for most of the day...More

Thank jan y
Reviewed 28 October 2017

It was quite chilly the date we went but there's plenty of room inside the cabin with good window views. We saw a whale, sea lions, mother bear and cub. The grill is handy with limited choices...price is reasonable. Don't expect much when you get...More

Thank Pataec
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We booked the one day cruise with the overnight stay at the Sechart Lodge through the Lady Rose Marine Services. From the personalized phone booking to the day cruise on the Frances Barkley we were impressed with the level of friendly, professional service. The Captain...More

Thank S G
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Took the MV Frances Barclay to Bamfield. Nice working ship with one stop on the way to Bamfield. Perfect weather - saw lots of seals and one whale. Had an hour + in Bamfield to stretch our legs and walk around. Ship was comfortable although...More

Thank davvos
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We did the one day trip to Uchlet and return . The Scottish captain was very good with all the information on the tour and the stop over in Uchlet gave us time to have a look around the waterfront. the trip back through the...More

Thank Westralian
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Travelled to and from Ucluelet this week on the Francis Berkley, with a 2 night stopover. The boat is a working vessel that carries passengers and freight/post to the various outposts along the inlet and islands. The scenery is spectacular and we saw some wildlife....More

Thank 12sue12_12
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Wanted to do this for some time, and so pleased we did. The Scottish Captain was excellent and informative. Food was basic, but good enough. Well worth a day of your time. Book it

Thank whygoback
Reviewed 31 August 2017

enjoyed our full day trip on the port alberni inlet,very nice old vessel,good commentary and excellent staff,beautiful scenery would highly recommend

Thank K2873WMkathyk
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Four of us took this trip August 17 and were thrilled. We were able to get breakfast on board prepared by a very dedicated cook! The scenery is beautiful with the weather improving to sunshine. Spotted whales 4 times! Bald Eagle. Newspaper provides interesting stories...More

Thank SueH-bear
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is a working boat that delivers freight and passengers to various outports along the Port Alberni inlet. They also carry return passengers who just want to go along for the ride. The trip was very enjoyable and the food in the cafe was good...More

Thank mbmcc2016
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Heatherlynn2014
4 July 2017|
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Response from LadyRoseMarine | Property representative |
There is a public parking lot a block up the road from us, it's free and we can direct you there when you arrive to pick up your tickets.
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LaunaSchonwald
11 July 2016|
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Response from bridieDuncan | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm not sure what yo mean by 'the lodge' - and I don't know whether Lady Rose Marine Services picks up clients for the trip on the Frances Barkley. I would phone them directly if I were you. 250) 723-8313
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362mary
26 May 2015|
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Response from LadyRoseMarine | Property representative |
If you are paddling from the lodge to the inner islands the waters are quite calm because they are sheltered from open ocean. There are many paddlers of all skill levels out there, always be cautious and do your research... More
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