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Beaver Island Boat Company

26210 Main St, Beaver Island, MI 49782-5101
+1 231-547-2311
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On our way to the island

Very smooth and enjoyable ride. Our price included an Island tour Vending machines on board. Inside... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Sharon P
,
Sparta, Michigan
Fun for the Family!

My boys had a blast riding the boat for the first time--the captain even let them come in and see... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
dariajane
,
Detroit, Michigan
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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26210 Main St, Beaver Island, MI 49782-5101
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+1 231-547-2311
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Very smooth and enjoyable ride. Our price included an Island tour Vending machines on board. Inside and outside seating

Thank Sharon P
Becky B, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Hi Sharon, Thank you for your helpful review. We hope to see you ride the boat again very soon. -BIBCO

Reviewed 8 September 2017

My boys had a blast riding the boat for the first time--the captain even let them come in and see the controls before we shipped out. Such fun! If you're traveling in rough weather, I definitely recommend staying as high as possible on the boat...More

Thank dariajane
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your helpful review. Glad to hear you had a wonderful time and the captain personalized your experience.

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We went to beaver Island on the Emerald Isle, and just loved it ,did not seem like two hours ride. We were lucky to have wonderful weather that gave us sunny views. Great people on the boat and plenty of bathrooms that were nice! We...More

Thank TJHS_WOMAN
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your helpful review. Glad to hear your had a wonderful experience on and off the boat. We hope you ride with us again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The 2 hour ferry trip to the island was both comfortable and clean, however their schedule is limited. We enjoyed our boat ride.More

Thank Judy A
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your helpful review. Glad to hear your experience aboard was comfortable. Yes, due to being 32 miles from the mainland we do offer a limited schedule on some days but try our best to offer more trips during our peak summer months....More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

I really enjoyed this boat trip. The seats were comfortable, plenty of bathrooms were provided, plus you got an amazing view of the water and the island in the distance. I loved sitting on the top of the ship watching the waves and feeling the...More

Thank SeaGreenSnail1009
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your helpful review. Glad you could enjoy your view and have a relaxing trip to the island!

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Staff were really helpful in getting tickets and loading luggage. The ferry ran like clockwork to get our family out to the island.

Thank MichiganSuzi
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your review! We appreciate all feedback and glad to hear your experience was 5 star. Thank you for riding the boat! -BIBCO

Reviewed 8 August 2017

On time both ways. Very Pleasant Trip. I took a flight back Beaver Island-Welke airport services because I didn't want to leave till the next morning so I put the car on the day before that work out slick. Keys were in it ready to...More

Thank Frankblue
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your review! We appreciate your feedback and glad to hear you had a pleasant experience. Please come ride with us again soon! -BIBCO

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We're Michigan lighthouse enthusiasts; we planned, as part of our 2017 summer vacation, to travel to Beaver Island for the day. Advanced online booking was easy. The weather was perfect the entire day! This was an enjoyable round trip by ferry!

Thank Michele D
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Glad to hear you had a great experience on the island and our ferry. Thank you for your helpful review and traveling with us.

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We thought it felt like a minnie cruise getting to the island. Very nice boat ride. It didn't feel like two hours. Friendly staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Angela B
BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your review, Angela! We appreciate your feedback and glad to hear you had a wonderful experience. Come ride with us again soon! -BIBCO

Reviewed 12 July 2017

An easy way to vacation on Beaver Island with your own car. Early reservations needed particularly for July. Very friendly staff loads your car on the ferry and unloads it on the other end. You can either enjoy the fresh air on the outside decks...More

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BeaverIslandBoatCo, Public Relations Manager at Beaver Island Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thank you for your review! We appreciate all feedback and hope you choose to ride the boat again soon! - BIBCO

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Carmen J
2 July 2017|
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Response from bookittt | Reviewed this property |
There is a discount if you want to take a island tour and book with the ferry ticket purchase, but I did not want find any discounts for the ferry ride itself.
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BenPhasey
23 June 2015|
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Response from Heidi D | Reviewed this property |
The ferry was a comfortable ride. It takes two hours and you don't see any land for awhile. Take something to do, they do have WiFi on the boat. I read while I rode. On the ride over we meet an islander and learned about... More
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