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Freedom Cruise Line

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Freedom Cruise Line
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“free parking”(12 reviews)
“day trip”(13 reviews)
“fast ferry”(3 reviews)
The lease expensive fast way to Nantucket Island! Sail away on the vessel Freedom from Harwich Port, Cape Cod and you will experience Nantucket within just 80-minutes. Convenient parking just 200 yards from the dock. Enjoy our enclosed lounge...more
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702 Route 28, Harwich Port, Harwich, MA 02646-1931
+1 508-432-8999
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic way to get to Nantucket. Leaving from Harwich, it is very convenient for those living on or visiting the outer Cape. This time of year there is an 8:50 leaving Harwich and arriving in Nantucket around 10:10. The ferry leaves Nantucket at...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This ferry is a smaller alternative to make the crossing to Nantucket and back. Tickets were easily purchased on line in advance or could have been purchased at their office location. Ample parking was available at the harbor (a few blocks from their ticket location)....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family has always been a fan of Freedom Cruises. Our 7 year-old was quite fearful of the boat ride. Captain Rick made sure to check in on her during our choppy ride back to Cape Cod. The staff are super friendly and knowledgeable. The...More

Thank suzyslp
Reviewed August 12, 2018

FCL is worth the few extra dollars.... Free parking, attentive mature staff, comfortable seating, and now crowd or traffic. You can't beat this trip! Brax and Schoolhouse ice cream when you return too...

Thank specze
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

A friend was visiting the Cape for a few days and we decided to spend a day on Nantucket. I opted for the 8:00 am with 4:10 return option. The Freedom Ferry is seasonal and runs 3 trips a day during high season. I have...More

1  Thank NausetBum
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

I’m not sure anyone would fight with Hyannis traffic, parking and the ferry lines when you can drive to Harwich Port! This ferry has been a silent staple for many of us locals for years. Day trip is free parking, yes FREE. You can arrive...More

1  Thank S H
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Extremely impressed with everything about this company. Great telephone service when we made reservation. Clean boat that leave from a darling little port (Harwich) that had free day parking instead of the $15.00 in Hyannis. Trip took just a bit over an hour. Wee were...More

1  Thank jmholdy
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

Was very impressed with this cruise line. Boat was very clean, which was unexpected. Plenty of seats inside and out and didn't feel overcrowded at all. Staff was not only helpful and kind, but also quite funny! Cracking jokes, checking in on people, etc. A...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed August 23, 2017

It was our first visit to Nantucket, and Freedom Cruise Line got us off to an easy start, no problem checking in and gettin on a nice size boat with beautiful views and a great driver at the helm both ways!

Thank 599cindyk
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We were the dumb family that got lost and had to call numerous times to find this very easy to find place - the office staff not only tolerated my numerous calls as we got closer and closer to the location and also closer and...More

Thank Jeanne G
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September 6, 2018|
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Response from suzyslp | Reviewed this property |
No, overnight parking is $25 per night
September 25, 2016|
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Response from RASZ17 | Reviewed this property |
he line stops running at the end of September...
August 17, 2016|
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Response from Tim W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they take bikes (have taken mine many times) - be sure to make a reservation ahead of time for you and your bikes!