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Best way to go to the island, you'll get the nicest view of the city during the trip. Most cost... read more

Reviewed today
Toronto, Canada
Cool Ferry Ride

Very cool ferry ride. Not too long so our grandkids were not bored. Group price was very reasonable... read more

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Kevin B
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9 Queens Quay W, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H3, Canada
Downtown West
+1 416-392-8193
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Reviewed today

Best way to go to the island, you'll get the nicest view of the city during the trip. Most cost effective way to go to the island, can be very busy during summer weekends

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very cool ferry ride. Not too long so our grandkids were not bored. Group price was very reasonable as well. Ferry runs were frequent so wait was very short.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed yesterday

We have used the ferry on previous trips and although there are plenty of quicker water taxis, we used the ferry again. It cost under 16 dollars return for two which is good value. The ferry takes about 20 mins to cross and run frequently...More

Thank Carole M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We took our grandkids to Centreville and the ferry added to their fun. Old and wooden, it’s a fun trip.

Thank unhappytraveller123
Reviewed 5 days ago

We used the ferry twice once to get to the toronto islands and the second time it was a package deal included in our bus tour. Both times the boat was comfortable and not to crowed.

Thank amandafarrell494
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went out by one route and returned by another. A great way to see the island and some good views of Toronto on the way out. Not expensive and frequent service. Can get very busy, but there is plenty of room on-board.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I used the ferry during Festival of India. It was quite the crowd especially when returning from the island. It is hard to follow the queues, but they are pretty meticulous in watching the numbers to ensure a safe trip. Good experience.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Prompt, reasonably-priced and clean, the ferries depart regularly for one of the three stops on the Toronto Islands. You can easily walk from one island to the other so it’s easy to take the ferry to one stop and return from another. Return fare was...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Slow ride, fairly boring and not a lot to see. One island was pretty and a good place for a Sunday picnic.

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great way to get a return trip to Toronto Island and all for under $8 return. We were down at the waterfront early in the day and bought tickets to be used later on. So glad we did as the queue to buy tickets was...More

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Downtown West
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outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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September 22, 2018|
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Response from CrazyCanuck2011 | Reviewed this property |
The island and the ferries are open all year long as people actually live there. The bicycle rentals, restaurants, the amusement park etc close at the end of September. It is a beautiful, free (except the ferry fare) to... More
Michael S
July 24, 2018|
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Response from smellbell | Reviewed this property |
I saw many staff members in and around the ferries Did you have an issue that requires security and could not find anyone?
June 20, 2018|
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Response from teddybtoronto | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are several snack bars and restaurants on the Toronto Islands. At Hanlan's Point, there is a snackbar at the dock and also the Mermaid Cafe, near the beaches and tennis courts. Both serve hot dogs, sandwiches... More