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Fast, comfortable and convenient!

Before I discovered that water taxis were so readily available in off-season, I took the bus over... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Victoria, Canada
Reliable Service

We booked the return taxi ferry from the reception of our hotel the Jupiter Marina, then wandered... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Jane D
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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All reviews great service praia da rocha return trip across the river always on time smooth ride euros per person short trip reliable service fun ride on demand short crossing business card lovely driver friendly captain comfortable boat worth a trip
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before I discovered that water taxis were so readily available in off-season, I took the bus over to Ferragudo from Portimão (€2.35, one way), but the bus runs only at certain times. And, because I was staying in Praia da Rocha, it meant at least...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank starlightShanghai
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We booked the return taxi ferry from the reception of our hotel the Jupiter Marina, then wandered down to the water front to wait for it to arrive. Very short and comfortable crossing to Ferragudo. If you want to return before the time that was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jane D
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Staying outside of Ferragudo we took the small ferry across to the port. We had access to a boat and JetSki there and landed directly in the marina. A short walk to the restaurants around the marina too. 7 euro return

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank louiseh263
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Brilliant and worth the visit. Such a beautiful place and the service was perfect. Lovely place to get away from Praia and the craziness and lovely beach too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank btbtrips
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Arrived at Portimao Marina to catch the taxi ferry to Ferragudo You pay at the Marina shop and walk to the quayside to catch the ferry. Only takes approx 8/10 mins to get there. Very friendly ferry driver. Lovely place to look round... Few shops.....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

We were staying at Portimao and used the taxi to take us to Ferragudo. The staff are very friendly and the boat is clean and comfortable. Takes 10mins and runs all day and well into the evening. A lovely way to get across the water.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ClanAnderson
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We used the service to travel across to Praia da Rocha during our last visit with friends. He has a disability scooter and we could not have been helped more by the staff. We were running late on our return journey as we had to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ShaWi61
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Great service very friendly staff highly recommended .We were looked after by a very friendly captain, nice music too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nigeladd
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Always on time! You can pre-book your pick-up time from your vessel and be dropped off at a time you prefer to go back and at the end of the evening. Friendly taxi "drivers" and a very very useful service indeed

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Linda P
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Wow 10min ride to Ferragudo from Portimao. 7 euros per person return. Friendly “captain “ music and lights on way back. A really great experience. We wanted to come back earlier than we had booked and this was accommodated easilt

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jane W
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November 15, 2018|
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Response from Madmac22 | Reviewed this property |
Ferragudo, follow the river's edge. You can't miss it.
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Response from Ruth H | Reviewed this property |
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