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My family and I have been over there lots. It’s a beautiful island. Need to have a activity on the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
sarakL1156IV
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Brimfield, Illinois
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Head over to Washington Island at least once in your life time

Ferry is punctual and recommend arriving15 minutes early. Nice 30 Minute ride across Lake Michigan... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
K I
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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I have been over there lots. It’s a beautiful island. Need to have a activity on the board the boat. Then nobody is bored.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank sarakL1156IV
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ferry is punctual and recommend arriving15 minutes early. Nice 30 Minute ride across Lake Michigan. Bring a jacket. $13.50 per adult.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank K I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ride across the channel was fun. It started off foggy, but turned out to be a gorgeous day. It was Memorial Day weekend. There were many cars so there was a long line to board. They had a ferry crossing every fifteen minutes instead...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 430sheilar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Washington island sunset and nice ferry ride. Must see sunset and rock island. Summer is perfect season for bike ride

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank masayat2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Washington Island Ferry provided a great trip to Washington Island. The staff was pleasant, efficient, and right on time.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank linda h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a quick, fun ride. It only takes about 30 minutes to cross over to the fabulous Washington Island! You've got to go at least once in your life!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Paula W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unless you fly, Washington Island Ferry Line is the only way to get to Washington Island. My family traveled there over Memorial Day Weekend and enjoyed our stay on the island, but boarding the ferry was confusing as there was little signage and many of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Rebecca Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were able to get the first ferry of the morning to Washington Island, and the first one to leave in the afternoon. Those times fit our vacation schedule best. they really crammed our SUV cattywampus to get on, but it made it safe along...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karen V
Reviewed April 12, 2019

A trip to door county Wisconsin wouldn't be complete without a trip to the island on the ferry! Its a great deal smaller than the ferry in Seattle, so I was a little nervous! Made it over great and then the weather changed so the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

Beautiful scenery throughout the island. Nice for exploring by bike. Great food at the grand hotel. Loved every bit of it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Walter G
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May 26, 2019|
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Response from susiedawson | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I just saw the question - sorry for the delay. We took the ferry that didn't take vehicles and took the train around for a half day tour. I don't know the price for the ferry that transports vehicles. Have fun!!!!
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March 9, 2019|
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Response from susiedawson | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We took the Cherry train, and it stopped a the Lavender farm. Sorry for the delayed response, as I just saw the question. Have a great time!
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Lisa V
December 29, 2018|
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Response from Schlieckau | Reviewed this property |
Yes they allow campers and the such. You don’t back off because you drive on and the drive off. Back loaded first and then the front gate opens and you just drive off.
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