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Excellent service

Very pleasant short trip across. I went on a nice sunny day so not sure what it would be like in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Pleasant crossing

Easy & reliable crossing,runs regular from early morning to mid evening , just one draw back no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
maldon, United Kingdom
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East Street | Polruan-by-Fowey, Fowey PL23 1PB, England
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All reviews per adult block house runs every minutes walking trip across the river nice trip quick trip visit fowey small boat different perspective hall walk on foot long drive minute trip value for money great fun dogs
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant short trip across. I went on a nice sunny day so not sure what it would be like in bad weather conditions.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy & reliable crossing,runs regular from early morning to mid evening , just one draw back no return fare so i thought a little pricey if you want to go both ways especially with a family.

1  Thank C C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a little ferry that runs from Fowey to Polruan every 15 minutes. We thought it was a bit prices really at 2.20 each, each way for a four minute trip, plus there is very little to see in Polruan although the views are...More

1  Thank Southy50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After completing the walk from the bodinnick ferry we caught this ferry back to Fowey. It runs about every 15 minutes with a maximum of 12 seats per trip. The queue was about 30 so we had to wait about 30 minutes. His was not...More

1  Thank Russell860
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very helpful regular link from Polruan to Fowey. This ferry with the Bodinnick ferry, completes the Hall Walk with views of Fowey Estuary.

1  Thank BarryG1435
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We visit Fowey and Polruan often, and stay on the Polruan side of the river, so use the ferry to get to Fowey, especially of an evening. Great service, very regular, and the trip across is lovely. However having done this for a number of...More

1  Thank Luddy71
Reviewed 11 September 2018

They run services every half hour. The boat was adequate and easy to access and it only took a few minutes to get across the river.The skipper gave a good greeting and it was just £2.10 fare.

2  Thank Bernard986
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Straight across to Polruan to begin your walk, lovely cafe on the harbour side to set you up for the walk.

Thank BobDunda
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

What can you say about this is a small boat from Fowey to Polruan. Whilst there is a bit to see in Fowey there is very little to see in Polruan. Whilst Polruan is very quaint I personally dont think its worth the journey over.

Thank M W
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Cool little ferry ride from Fowey to Polruan. Takes about 10 minutes. The captain gave us a great tip on a weather app. Cost was £2.2 per person. Runs until 9:30 am from next to the Galleon Inn. Another spot after that.

Thank JimW551
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Charlie L
13 December 2017|
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Response from GRAHAM C | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the ferry is a daily service for folk living on the estuary and provides a shuttle service for school children wanting to get to Fowey. It will not be running after dark though during the winter months. Enjoy the... More