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Casco Bay Lines

56 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4704
+1 207-774-7871
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Took the ferry to Peak's Island

Very reasonable prices to Peak's Island. Clean boats and great crews. Beautiful views from the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Charlotte, North Carolina
via mobile
Wonderful time

This was the first thing we did. The tour gave us an overall feeling of Portland from the water... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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56 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4704
+1 207-774-7871
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very reasonable prices to Peak's Island. Clean boats and great crews. Beautiful views from the boat.

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Reviewed yesterday

This was the first thing we did. The tour gave us an overall feeling of Portland from the water. I do wish we could have heard the person talking better. But there was a lot of noise. Enjoyed the trip.

Thank Cyndi G
Reviewed yesterday

Experienced a wonderfully relaxing 2.5 hour sunset cruise of Casco Bay with friends. Boarding in Portland with our snacks and beverages, we sat back to enjoy spectacular up-close views of the island shorelines, osprey high up in their nests, and even a bald eagle in...More

Thank jcmillhouse
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our cruise seeing some of the islands in Casco Bay. Definitely a fun thing to do when visiting Portland.

Thank Kimberly O
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the Sunset Run on August 6. It was a highlight of our trip to Portland as the weather was perfect, and the views of Casco Bay were memorable. Be aware that the Sunset Run is the Mailboat Run just late in the day...More

Thank TLHGator
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not only is the Casco Bay Lines a means of getting about in Casco Bay, it is also a comfortable scenic ride. There are several destinations our of the expanded terminal on the Portland waterfront. The islands are all beautiful to look at on this...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mid-August Mail Boat Tour: be aware that the "tour" part is very-much secondary to the work of the boat and the regulars who travel to/from the islands. The public address system is poor, so any information that was spoken was lost on our group of...More

1  Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The recently expanded (2014) CBL terminal was on the western side of Maine State Pier. CBL had four ferries in service, including two relatively new ones: Wabanaki (2013) and Aucocisco III (2005). Lines to board its ferries were long in the peak summer tourist season,...More

Thank mainemountainbear
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy taking Casco Bay Lines, especially the Mail Boat cruise with its stops to several islands and the Bailey Island cruise. They are inexpensive ways to see some of the islands and coastline of Casco Bay and can't be beat on a sunny day...More

1  Thank waterandmore
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Portland and happened to park near the Casco Bay Lines dock. We jumped on the boat for a quick trip to Peaks Island. It was running a little late but a great short boat ride to get some fantastic views of the...More

1  Thank bcsystems
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18 August 2017|
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Response from Steve G | Reviewed this property |
would not hurt. We went to the morning trip in July and bought right before with no problem.
15 June 2017|
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Response from Pashado | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Did you check website
11 June 2017|
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Response from RobertfromMaine | Reviewed this property |
Hello Bachelor, Yes! This is a fun way to enjoy a gathering in a different setting. I recognize that a bachelor party will be focused on the groom-to-be, but take some time to look around the beautiful islands as you cruise... More