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Isle au Haut Boat Services

27 Seabreeze Ave, Stonington, Deer Isle, ME 04681-3604
+1 207-367-5193
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Short ride

It was a short (but kind of pricey $40) RT ride to Isle au Haut. The boat was clean. The staff was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jodi B
Poland, Maine
Best boat ride

My husband and I have been coming to Maine for about thirty years. During each vacation we try to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
North Carolina
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27 Seabreeze Ave, Stonington, Deer Isle, ME 04681-3604
+1 207-367-5193
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a short (but kind of pricey $40) RT ride to Isle au Haut. The boat was clean. The staff was friendly. Beautiful views of Penobscot Bay and surrounding islands.

Thank Jodi B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have been coming to Maine for about thirty years. During each vacation we try to get out on the water. We've been on sailing boats and powered boats. Our trip a few days ago on the Otter was the best powered...More

Thank levon1611
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over the years we've taken many rides with (the non-profit) Isle au Haut Boat. This year we were in town for the once-a-month Lighthouse Cruise, and it was wonderful. It was four hours out on the water, cruising west from Stonington, across the bay, between...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're in Stonington on the day of the lobster boat races, go out on the Otter. The two-hour "cruise" catches most of the races. They anchor with the stern towards the racing area for terrific views. Bring a marine radio if you have one,...More

Thank Catocop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rode the "Mink" on its run from Stonington to Isle au Haut. There were ten of us taking the trip. Half stayed on the island to hike for the day, while the other half returned on the same boat. It was a beautiful day...More

Thank Frank J
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you have the good luck to visit Stonington, Maine don't miss the chance to take a boat ride to Isle au Haut. Absolutely beautiful!!

Thank EBMChicago
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Wow! Because of the ferry schedule it made sense to stay all day, hence the decision to rent bikes. Were told that helmets were optional. We should have been told how rough the terrain was. I was actually scared when I was riding downhill, really...More

1  Thank Norma S
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The boat to Isle au Haut is a part of our annual summer trek to Stonington. This year we were pleasantly surprised to board the Otter, a new boat, holding 60 passengers. It has a cabin for staying out of the wind, seats in the...More

Thank Nancy2005
Reviewed 4 September 2016

After reading all of Linda Greenlaw's books, visiting Isle au Haut was on my Bucket List. We arrived 15 minutes before the 10:00 boat and were fortunate to get the last two tickets. They do not take reservations. It was a beautiful day and the...More

1  Thank aretiredteacher
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

5 of us rented bikes and took ferry to the islsnd. Bikes were not in great condition and we were not warned about conditions on island. Very rigorous path. 1/2 is unpaved. Lots of rocks. Should have taken helmets. But the ferry ride was beautiful...More

Thank Julie R
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