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Riviere-du-Loup & Saint-Simeon Ferry

199, rue Hayward, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 6A7, Canada
+1 418-862-9545
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Good value, good service

Friendly and efficient ferry service across the Saint Lawrence from Sant-Simeon to Rivière du Loup... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wayne S
via mobile
Fast, efficient, good view of the waterfront!

We arrived at the dock, paid $10 CAD and were flagged onto the ferry. We had a quick ride across to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anna M
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Encinitas, California
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  • Very good51%
  • Average10%
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“quebec city” (11 reviews)
“gift shop” (7 reviews)
“beluga whales” (7 reviews)
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199, rue Hayward, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 6A7, Canada
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+1 418-862-9545
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Friendly and efficient ferry service across the Saint Lawrence from Sant-Simeon to Rivière du Loup. 1 hour crossing time. Arrive 60 minutes early in high season, but 20-30 minutes was plenty for us. Didn’t try the food onboard, but the views were lovely. My only...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the dock, paid $10 CAD and were flagged onto the ferry. We had a quick ride across to Quebec City and got really nice shots of the Old City from the water. Would never use the bridge when the ferry is so...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the first time we've been on a ferry with a vehicle, so a new experience. Everything went very smoothly, staff were friendly and helpful. Trip is about 65 minutes. Free WifFi onboard. Didn't use restaurant or bar. Fog horn blaring every 2 minutes....More

Thank transcon_traveler
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Had not been on a ferry for quite a long time . I was thoroughly impressed by the efficiency of the personnel in loading cars and passengers. As my travelling companion was somewhat handicapped, we enquired as to how to proceed. We had a special...More

Thank yjroycyr
Reviewed 24 August 2017

quite an experience - chose to take the round trip as were going to visit the other side when we went down to Quebec. The process of loading and unloading vehicles/people is pretty cool -saw a couple belugas enroute -had lunch on board - the...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Caught the first trip in the morning. Verry efficient crossing, approximately one hour, and got us to the north side of the St. Lawrence ot enjoy the balance of the day.

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We enjoyed a day trip to St Simeon and return on this ferry, very friendly staff and good food served on board, washed down with a nice cold alcoholic drink. Only wildlife to be seen were some seals, unfortunately no whales today.

Thank flexitdriver
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We took this ferry today and it was a very interesting and enjoyable experience. It was very well organized and they moved vehicles and people on and & off with expert precision. It was chilly out on the Gulf of St. Lawrence so we ventured...More

Thank Robert I
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were traveling from New Brunswick to Quebec City and decided to spend 2 nights in La Malbaie. This ferry saves a 4 hour drive. It is a beautiful trip across the mighty St Laurence River. We were thrilled to see Beluga whales. You can't...More

1  Thank rountreec
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We went WHALE WATCHING AT RIVIERE DU LOOP- but unfortunately the whales just made a brief appearance and all we saw were sea lions.The ferry had three decks, Upper decks had a long bench at the centre and you can wander around the spacious upper...More

Thank betty l
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beulahmeyers
15 June 2017|
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Response from Silver C | Reviewed this property |
belugas, humpbacks, dolphins and an occasional orca can all be seen
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Ian C
13 October 2016|
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Response from OneAddictedTraveler | Reviewed this property |
We didn't book ahead but that was in May.
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