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Island Queen Ferry

75 Falmouth Heights Road, Falmouth, MA 02540
+1 508-548-4800
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Ranked #2 of 22 Attractions in Falmouth
Type: Ferries/ Boats
Owner description: The Fun Way to Martha's Vineyard! Sail away on the Island Queen from Falmouth, Cape Cod and you will experience Martha's Vineyard within just... more » Owner description: The Fun Way to Martha's Vineyard! Sail away on the Island Queen from Falmouth, Cape Cod and you will experience Martha's Vineyard within just 35-minutes. Convenient parking just 200 yards from the dock. Enjoy our enclosed lounge, outside decks, full-service snack bar and our friendly crew! Daily sailings beginning at 9:00am from late May to mid October. Children ages 4 & under travel free! Group discounts for 20 or more passenger available. « less
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English first
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22 reviews 22 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

pleasant staff great ride over to the vineyard and awesome bloody marys....lol great views of the ocean and just an all around great experience.....

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We were going to opt out of a trip to Martha's Vineyard as the ferry prices seemed huge for a day trip but then we found the prices for the Island queen at $20 round trip. We drove from West Yarmouth to falmouth but it was worth it . Great , helpful crew, on time , loads of seating inside... More

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Boston
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Most friendly crew on the water, very helpful and professional!! We have taken all the boats to Marthas Vineyard and the Island Queen without question is the best value. Great experience for all of us and the hot dogs are really good too +++

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Southwick, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Very reasonably priced for a day trip to Martha;s Vineyard. Disembark at Oak Bluffs within walking distance to restaurants, shops, and gingerbread cottages.

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Clifton Park Center, New York, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We took our first ferry ride to Martha's Vineyard on the Island Queen. It was a beautiful day so we were so excited and the ride was excellent. The ferry left on time and was a smooth, completely enjoyable trip. We took our bikes and they have a bike rack right onboard. We arrived on time in Martha's Vineyard. There... More

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Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I used this ferry firm and it was great - on time nice clean boat -refreshment bar -tour tickets available all very good

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Satellite Beach, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Short ride over to Martha Vineyard with great scenery and beauty of the lighthouse. Did not dislike anything. Perfect ride with great associates on the boat.

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Auburn, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We have taken the Island Queen many times to the Vineyard.The schedule is always kept and the crew is ok,don't see many. There are 3 levels,so you can be outside or not.

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

More costly than the Steamship Authority Ferry but more convenient, faster and worth cost. Can be indoors or outdoors.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We traveled on the Island Queen - great ferry to Martha's Vineyard. Great value for a quick trip to the island. The ferry was on time going to and coming back from the island. Never too crowded. Great views while traveling across the water.

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