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A fun experience for all ages

Been on the MS Chi-Cheemaun every summer since I can remember. It is fun for all ages, with a play... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
FoodEater123
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Toronto, Canada
our trip to our family cottage on Manitoulin Island

we toke the ferry from Tobermory to South Bay Mouth on Manitoulin Island for a different trip to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dafOdill2014
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Guelph, Canada
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The M.S Chi-Cheemaun provides an excellent alternative to hours of highway driving and spectacular views of Georgian Bay. Gourmet Sunset Dinner Cruises are also available.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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8 Eliza Street, Tobermory, Ontario NOH 2RO, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Been on the MS Chi-Cheemaun every summer since I can remember. It is fun for all ages, with a play area for kids, indoor/outdoor seating, full cafeteria, gift shop, etc. Even dogs are allowed on board. Great for day trips or extended visits to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we toke the ferry from Tobermory to South Bay Mouth on Manitoulin Island for a different trip to the cottage. the weather was nice and we had lunch and then a drink which was to our satisfaction. It gives my husband who is the main...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dafOdill2014
Reviewed 28 October 2018

It was a really rough trip aboard the Chi-Cheemaun but it was still fun. It was a really windy day and there were huge swells out on the Bay but it was an interesting experience nonetheless. I've never been on such a huge boat before...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

The ship is clean and the breakfast was very good and reasonably priced. Free refills on coffee. Loading was efficient and on time. The clerk in the office was not very helpful when we visited the night before.. Told us we should be there 1.5...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JohnAns99
Reviewed 12 October 2018

we took the ferry with our suv to Manitoulin on Thanksgiving saturday. We did have a reservation booked which made the process very smooth. The food on the ferry is not great but is not expensive so you pay for what you get. We walked...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank amtravel2015
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

It’s a big ferry, but we always make a reservation to be sure. Cafeteria on board also serves beer! Lots of places to sit and look out the windows. The crossing is less than two hours. It takes about 1 1/2 hours to drive to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leona L
Reviewed 7 October 2018

It takes about 2 hours to cross, great way to travel. The crew is so organized, just follow their directions. The boat is very clean and comfortable. They have viewing decks inside and outside with lots of chairs. The cafeteria is a good size and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CKTA
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scenery, grab a deck chair on top and enjoy! The cafeteria has surprisingly good food, chicken curry, stuffed cabbage rolls, and butternut squash soup were a few of items available the day we sailed. Ferry was very clean with fun staff! Will take this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BeckiV_11
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This boat ride was fun, very clean, and smooth riding. There is a restaurant and a store on this boat. We loved sitting in the deck chairs.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 277belindab
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Love this ferry crossing. Was our second trip to Tobermory and we loved it. Good facilities, reasonably priced cafeteria with hot and cold food. The gift shop is well stocked and i was surprised that the prices were not that bad. Takes one hour and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Explore817236
5 October 2018|
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Response from Claudia G | Reviewed this property |
MS CHI-CHEEMAUN FROM TOBERMORY TO SOUTH BAYMOUTH SEPTEMBER 4 TO OCTOBER 14 DEPART: TOBERMORY ARRIVE: SOUTH BAYMOUTH Monday – Thursday 8:50 am 10:50 am 1:30 pm 3:30 pm Friday 8:50 am 10:50 am 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 6:10 pm 7:55... More
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rios896
23 September 2018|
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Response from JaniceM2324 | Reviewed this property |
Price for vehicle is related to size of vehicle. We paid seniors price for passengers. We did not pay $70.00.
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23 September 2018|
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Response from BritcanJ | Reviewed this property |
In terms of cancellation you'd be fine. When you "book" online, you're really just reserving a spot. You don't actually pay anything until you get to the ferry dock where they confirm your vehicle size and number of... More
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