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St Mawes Ferry

Closed Now: 08:30 - 16:45
Open today: 08:30 - 16:45
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Ferry to falmouth

Lovely little ferry 20 minutes journey just loved falmouth got a bit choppy out in the bay but we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Nick B
Smart little ferry, clean, tidy and great fun

What is it about embarking and disembarking a ferry! It's just a wonderful experience and this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul F
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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“visit falmouth”(15 reviews)
The St Mawes Ferry connects the charming fishing village of St Mawes with the bustling port of Falmouth. The ferry provides an all year round service to over 162,000 visitors and commuters a year and is an absolute must for anyone visiting Cornwall...more
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St Mawes Quay, St Mawes TR2 5AG, England
+44 1326 741194
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All reviews great trip friendly crew visit falmouth every hour minute trip great service regular service top deck reasonable price enjoyable trip takes minutes long drive plenty of space return journey prince of wales pier mussels per adult
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely little ferry 20 minutes journey just loved falmouth got a bit choppy out in the bay but we really enjoy our trip

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What is it about embarking and disembarking a ferry! It's just a wonderful experience and this lovely little ferry is lovely. Leaving from the garb our in pretty St Mawes it takes about 20 very scenic minutes to get to Falmouth harbour. The Falmouth stop...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a bus from Truro to Falmouth, then the ferry to St Mawes, then later a bus back into Truro. This way I got a good impression of country and coastal surroundings.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a trip from St Mawes to Falmouth as we are staying in Roseland. Lovely trip on a nice october day. Unfortunately the return journey was a little spoiled by a couple of out of control brats with chocolate smeared faces hurling themselves all over...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently took the ferry from Place to St Mawes after walking around the Roseland Peninsula. It runs regularly up until the end of October where it becomes a taxi service on request. Make sure to check the sailings as it cannot dock at Place...More

Thank lawol59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely ferry trip with my parents and my dog. The crew were really helpful and gave assistance with getting on and off the ferry. Fortunately, the weather was dry and calm and there was enough to do in Falmouth for a few hours. Plenty...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Very helpful ferrymen aiding the elderly on and off the ferry to Falmouth. Particularly as it was the end of the season and they do this trip many times a day I was impressed by the care shown in giving everybody a safe and enjoyable...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

A very pleasant trip to Falmouth with the Captain pointing out "The World' residential cruise ship in dock and sailing close to it-very interesting. The crew were courteous. Highly recommended, particularly if the weather is good.

Thank Anonymous186332
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This was arranged by Shearings as part of our holiday tour and we went on a small ferry boat along the river taking in views of st Mawes, ending in Truro. Coffee and biscuits had been arranged for us by our drivers, a welcome touch...More

Thank Dukeboy4
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The ferry was a perfect way to get from St Anthony's place to St maws. We had already walked 8 miles and didn't want to walk another 7 miles . So it was a welcome rest. You are best checking the times before you set...More

Thank Annie C
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Christophe b
24 October 2018|
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Response from Dino77_12 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it's £9.50 (a 50p reduction).
Philip S
6 September 2018|
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Response from Nur311 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As someone mentioned, the access to the ferry is down about 5 to12 steps depending on the tide. The crew are very kind, however, if you need to remain in your wheelchair, there may be health and safety issues about... More
3 July 2018|
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Response from 842helenfox | Reviewed this property |
yes, there were lots of dogs on the ferries, all lovely.