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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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Lady Rose Marine

This is a working boat that delivers freight and passengers to various outports along the Port... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mbmcc2016
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Houston, Texas
Great tour of the inlet

We enjoyed the ship tour of the inlet, seeing the small outposts along the way. Whale sighting as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travelmore300
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Seattle, Washington
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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.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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5425 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the ship tour of the inlet, seeing the small outposts along the way. Whale sighting as we left Bamfield was amazing! The only downside was the extremely uncharacteristic warm weather, it was very warm and sunny.

Thank travelmore300
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haven't visited this area before, but had several people suggest the trip to either Bamfield or Ucluelet. We chose the Bamfield trip and we're glad we did. Crew were great and the fact that this is a working cargo vessel is an added bonus. Only...More

2  Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very relaxing and joyful trip. Morning was a bit cloudy and rainy for us. But afternoon onwards it was awesome! Could not get much time to spend there at Bamfield.

1  Thank Lijin J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have been on the Fransis Barkley 3 or 4 times now. It's a great thing to do with guests you want to visit with nobody has to drive. The working boat is very interesting. The scenery is amazing and the crew very friendly. There...More

1  Thank 844wilft
Reviewed 10 July 2017

wonderful trip , ship was not too crowded , the wildlife on the canal was exciting to see I would pack a lunch and have it at the stop at Bamfield ,on ship food prices a bit higher than I expected, a long day ,...More

1  Thank vidiay2016
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The weather started off very chilly and windy,but by the time we were at Bamfield sunshine all the way.Lovely little walk along the boardwalk in Bamfield with a nice ice cream at the end.Great way to spend a day.

1  Thank Karen T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Just back from this trip. Crew really good as we were a few minutes late and the put the gangplank back out for us. Sight really good. No bears or whales for us today but did see a few eagles. The cafe on board was...More

1  Thank AJracer54
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Dads 90th Birthday and our retirement prompted this excursion.If you arrive early, you can watch them load the cargo for the days' deliveries. Being a guest aboard a working coastal freighter is a glimpse into coastal life. Leaving from the Harbour in the morning you...More

2  Thank norm s
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The day was perfect! The service was great, people friendly, food was awesome, water was flat and the scenery was second to none.

Thank FelizinMexico
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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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