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Brittany Ferries

Muelle A3 | Puerto de Bilbao, Zierbena, 48508 Bilbao, Spain
+34 902 10 81 47
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Excellent cruise Portsmouth to Bilbao return

The most comfortable way to get from the UK to Spain and southern France. Spacious cabins with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David M
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Lovely relaxing way to travel

Lots of good and drinks on board, great way to get from the UK to Spain for our motorcycle trip. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chris O
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Sail with Brittany Ferries from Portsmouth, Poole or Plymouth direct to France and Spain. Our routes take you closer to popular holiday destinations, saving miles of driving, fuel costs, tolls and overnight stops. Choose either superb comfort of a cruise ferry, no-frills economie service or speed across The Channel on our fast craft.
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  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
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Muelle A3 | Puerto de Bilbao, Zierbena, 48508 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The most comfortable way to get from the UK to Spain and southern France. Spacious cabins with welcoming and helpful crew. Evening meal was excellent value - we even had a large Cointreau soufflé and extensive cheeseboard for desert. Plenty of room to relax -...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of good and drinks on board, great way to get from the UK to Spain for our motorcycle trip. We spent a week travelling through the pyrenees and came back through France

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BF-CustomerServices, Manager at Brittany Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 'Chris O', Thank you for your review and for travelling with us. I hope we can welcome you on board again for another motorcycle trip. Kind regards Jane Customer Services Brittany Ferries

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were returning to the U.K. via the ferry service from Bilbao to Portsmouth. The loading was efficient and relatively speedy. We booked an outside 2 berth Finestere Club cabin which, whilst small, did have a private bathroom, tv and air conditioning...More

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BF-CustomerServices, Manager at Brittany Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 'DennisWK', I am pleased to read that you enjoyed a pleasant sailing with us on board Cap Finistère and your meal in the restaurant. I hope we can have the pleasure of welcoming you on board again soon. Kind regards Jane Customer Services Brittany...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2018

This was our second return trip from Bilbao to Portsmouth. There was better signs for Brittany Ferries this time and the little transport style café was open for some snacks and refreshments before boarding. A clean comfortable boat (Cap Finistere) although a rough sea.

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

This was our second experience travelling on Brittany Ferries and again no complaints. We were late departing Bilbao by around 2hrs due to a stowaway incident but made up the time and hit Pompey on schedule as the crossing was as calm as it probably...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

I often use Brittany Ferries to France, and now for the first time to Spain. The ships are clean, comfortable and well appointed. The more expensive cabins are a really good size with fridge, tv, etc. Food in both the restaurant and buffet is of...More

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BF-CustomerServices, Manager at Brittany Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017

Dear 'Philip A, Thank you for your review and I'm pleased to read that you enjoy travelling with us. Hopefully we can welcome you on board again for another trip to France or Spain soon. Kind regards Jane Customer Services Brittany Ferries

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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Great service from Spain but unfortunately the sea was a little choppy and I struggled with the crossing. We used the restaurant for breakfast very good and we used the cafe bar upstairs for dinner we had a burger they used hash browns instead of...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Took the economie ferry but premier cabin absolutely perfect, spacious, kettle, great shower remember to take DVD great start and end to holiday. Cafetière good value and plenty of choice.

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BF-CustomerServices, Manager at Brittany Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

Dear 'inadine', Thank you for your review and for travelling with us. I'm pleased that you enjoyed your sailing with us. Kind regards Jane Customer Services Brittany Ferries

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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

I travel for work with Brittany ferries 4 times a month and manly catch the cap finistere, the crew are always helpful and the entertainment supplied by the two young lady's Laurie and Nancy is always very good! Is make a sometimes very boring trip...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2017

Heading back to the U.K. at The Port of Bilbao we missed the small sign for Brittany Ferries and ended up trundling round the port. We eventually found a small sign pointing towards some cargo containers and realised this was the way to Brittany Ferries...More

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BF-CustomerServices, Manager at Brittany Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2017

Dear "tezpil" I am glad to read you were finally able to relax once on board. Thank you for travelling with Brittany Ferries and we hope we get to welcome you on board again soon. Kind regards Lindsay Customer Services Brittany Ferries

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Hello Steve, We do not have a sailing on 24th August from Portsmouth to Bilbao. Kind regards Jane
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