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Porto Santo Line Day Cruise

N0 6 Rua Praia, Funchal, Madeira 9000-643, Portugal
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Amazing trip

We went on a Trip to Porto Santo on this boart and enjoyed it very much. Very relaxing lojunges and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
aznarmarcio
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Machico, Portugal
Perfect Day Trip

Took this trip booked at my hotel for same price direct. Had checked weather forecast to choose day... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SilverNomad04
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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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Starting in 1996 the company acquired a ship to connect Madeira and Porto Santo, offering a safe, a regular and comfortable service. The ship transports both passengers and cargo.You'll have an unforgettable journey.
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  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“ferry ride” (5 reviews)
“island tour” (9 reviews)
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N0 6 Rua Praia, Funchal, Madeira 9000-643, Portugal

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Trip to Porto Santo on this boart and enjoyed it very much. Very relaxing lojunges and personel. Nice views from the island from ashore.

Thank aznarmarcio
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took this trip booked at my hotel for same price direct. Had checked weather forecast to choose day and it turned out correct. You need a good day for this trip but also check the wind speed and strength as you are crossing the N....More

1  Thank SilverNomad04
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Very nice boat with all facilities, shop and relaxing places, a bit expensive but then again its a big boat and journey took around 2.5 hours.

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Day trip to Porto Santo by ship, leaves Funchal at 8am prompt. Passengers should be on board half an hour before. We bought our tickets that included transfers to and from our hotel at 65 Euros each but "walk on return price" about 45 Euros...More

Thank lochnagar
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We used "Lobo Marinho" for a day-trip to Porto Santo on our last day in Madeira. Embarkation and disembarkation of the passengers and the vehicles was well organised both in Funchal and in Porto Santo and there was no delay. As it was a spontaneous...More

Thank Nik R
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The island is wonderful and well worth a visit. The ferry trip is ok. Well worth the money it costs, however, contrary to every where else we went on Madeira and Porto Santo, we found the service terrible. The staff were miserable and unfriendly. Windows...More

2  Thank bexyjh
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Porto santo well worth a visit. Very different from Madeira. The ships staff are very in friendly and the windows are filthy so spoilt not being able to see the irelands

Thank scendor
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great day out from Funchal. Ferry clean and well equipped. It was very rough going out. Came back 1st class very comfortable, it’s out 11 euros but worth it. The island trip was comprehensive and interesting so make sure you book one. Plenty...More

Thank rctb
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

We booked and paid by credit card the day before intended travel. On the day of travel the trip was cancelled by Porto Santo Line, not us. Their ridiculous policy is not to refund to the credit card used but only to your bank account....More

8  Thank robinabrey
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

We decided to go for the first class ride. Staff was professional and courteous and the food was fresh and delicious. It was a smooth ride and enjoyable. Since it was September we had light jackets. Porto Santo was lovely. People were friendly and the...More

Thank 659luzg
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ppkent
15 August 2017|
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Response from Martin A | Reviewed this property |
The ferry usually is taken out of service in mid January for annual maintenance. This takes approximately 4-5 weeks and it returns in late February.
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ppkent
15 August 2017|
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Do you have 2017/2018 New Years party menuand prices ? Does the boat leave the docks for the fire work ? Saw some reviews that people were very disappointing for not going out. Does this happen a lot or rarely happens. Hope... More
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