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MS Chi-Cheemaun

8 Eliza Street, Tobermory, Ontario NOH 2RO, Canada
+1 800-265-3163
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Relaxing crossing to Manitoulin Island

Crossed in RV. Arrived with plenty of time. Excellent traffic management and friendly staff. Off... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Terry B
Ancaster, Canada
via mobile
Early boat

We took the early morning boat across to Manatolin. Very smooth crossing. It was like a mill... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Peter K
Cropwell Bishop, United Kingdom
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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.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
8 Eliza Street, Tobermory, Ontario NOH 2RO, Canada
+1 800-265-3163
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Crossed in RV. Arrived with plenty of time. Excellent traffic management and friendly staff. Off season so not very full or crowded.

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took the early morning boat across to Manatolin. Very smooth crossing. It was like a mill pond. We had breakfast prior to boarding but did spend some time in the restaurant for a hot chocolate. The restaurant was busy but efficient and I was...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Put your feet up and enjoy a 2 hour ride on board the Chi-Cheemaun. The ride doesn't save you money or time, but you can relax and soak in the stunning scenery of Georgian Bay while you cross. It's best to reserve your spot ahead...More

Thank deb t
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took this on the beginning of our trip around Lake Superior .... It was great. I was surprised to learn that I got to drive onto the ferry. I suggest you get in line early for great parking. The food on board was diverse...More

Thank Dennis G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the last Ferry, the trip up north was great, sunny and relaxed; the views from the top are like you were in the Caribbean. we stayed in the boat and returned in the last trip so we saw the sunset and travel at night....More

Thank Alex_from_YYZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the first ferry in the morning so it was a very early start to get in line> Food was good value for what you got and everyone was satisfied. Personnel were friendly and helpfull

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A well co-ordinated loading and unloading of the vehicles made for a safe and smooth transition from the hiway. Fortunate to have clear calm weather, so the trip was very enjoyable. The recently upgraded cafeteria, was very clean, and the food selection was varied and...More

Thank Keetu
Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved the Ferry ride! The experience from beginning to end was wonderful. The staff were excellent, friendly and helpful. The boat itself was well maintained, clean and comfortable. The breakfast was amazing (my goodness, the pancakes were fantastic!). Our only complaint was the...More

1  Thank World_travellor79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean and comfortable. A few areas are available on two floors to sit down and relax, outside and inside. Hot meals offered at cafeteria in a nice dining area with beautiful panoramic view. The Touristic Information counter was appreciated and the employee knew some French.

1  Thank MontrealNana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Tobermory for the day and on a whim decided to take a round trip on the Chi-Cheemaun to Manitoulin Island. It was about $50 for two (round trip) and definitely worth the price. Since it was the off season the ferry wasn't too...More

1  Thank Bubbles81
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25 July 2017|
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Response from deb t | Reviewed this property |
You can take your dog on the lower deck only. I would recommend you leave your dog in your vehicle so that you can enjoy the boat. I left mine in my vehicle. Cracked the window and left water for them to drink. The cars... More
14 July 2017|
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Response from OSTCChi-Cheemaun | Property representative |
Hello, The Stargazers' Tour is a great event to attend while on-board the ship during the month of August. Most travelers who are on-board the last sailing continue on to their destination or stay in hotel in Tobermory... More
daniela p
26 July 2016|
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Response from Rod M | Reviewed this property |
40 dollars for two seniors but we did not get off.