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Stewart Island Ferry - Stewart Island Experience
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

There is not many choice to come here (Stewart island) 77 nzd for one way and 135 nzd for round trip , you can amend your booking date as well.there is toilet and a small shop on ferry. Boat ride a bit dizzy ...luckily only 1 hour drive . bring plastic bags (just in case)

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Gutswallow T
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

We had a very calm crossing from Bluff Harbour to Oban on Stewrat Island and to Ulva Island oth ways. The ferry is very comfortable & has food & drinks available, The trip was quite quick.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Helen C
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Real_Journeys, Guest Relations Manager at Stewart Island Ferry - Stewart Island Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Kia Ora Helen, thanks for posting this review. We are pleased you enjoyed the trip.

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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Our captain narrated the interesting bits of the crossing and we even detoured a bit to watch an oyster ship being up its trawler full of oysters. Somewhat choppy water but the ferry was right on time.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank SARAH S
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

It was very rough, the captain was an excellent seaman and stemmed the swell with aplomb. Do suggest taking anti seasick pill before hand!

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Cazzamamma
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Real_Journeys, Guest Relations Manager at Stewart Island Ferry - Stewart Island Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hi there Cazzamamma, thanks for the five start review.

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

This trip is short but very informative of the wildlife on Stewart Island and especially Ulva Island with a nature walk. The whole experience was well done and well led.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Tom D
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