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“Lovely day out”

Freedom Cruise Line
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Owner description: The lease expensive fast way to Nantucket Island! Sail away on the vessel Freedom from Harwich Port, Cape Cod and you will experience Nantucket within just 80-minutes. Convenient parking just 200 yards from the dock. Enjoy our enclosed lounge, outside decks, full-service snack bar and our friendly crew! Daily sailings beginning at 8:00am from late May to mid October. Group discounts for 10 or more passenger available. Discount coupons online
Reviewed 13 September 2013

A last minute reservaion on a gorgeous September day and we were on our way to Nantucket. The staff were friendly, helpful and efficient. Outside seating could be more comfortable, but a must if you are prone to motion sickness and need to feel the wind in your face while you gaze at the horizon. The staff advised the "dry side" of the boat towards the rear and it worked like a charm. More than ample parking, and an uncrowded boat made this a day to remember.

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

What a great way to go to Nantucket. The departure from Harwich is the best. It makes it all so easy even for those last minute adventures. I'll definitely use them again. What a great time. :))

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

While visiting Cape Cod, our friends (who live in Brewster) suggested we take this boat to Nantucket vs. the one from Hyannis. I'm really glad we did!!! First of all, this one has free parking, and there is plenty of parking spots. Second, the boat is not overcrowded. We did not have to wait in line to board at all! There are bench seats outside, and bus/airplane type seats inside (some even have sturdy tables). We sat outside for a while until it got too windy, and then we set inside. There is no air-condition, but there is a big fan.

On our way back, we came early and saw a huge line, so we lined up, but realized that it was a line for Hyannis!!! Our line was only 3 people long, so we had time to get an ice cream (right next door), and then get right away on board, without having to wait in line! So happy we didn't take the Hyannis boat. Our kids enjoyed eating ice-cream on board, and the ride was great.

5  Thank mamasanja
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

Freedom cruise line is a great way to get to Nantucket. The boat leaves from the smaller port of Harwich. Parking is free. The crew is friendly. Can't beat it. For passenger convenience there is a small restroom onboard and snacks available for purchase. The passage takes a bit over an hour. You can sit outside on nice days or inside in comfortable airline style seats. Sea sick bags are available... if required.

4  Thank clherrick
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Reviewed 1 August 2013 via mobile

Freedom cruise facilities were comfortable offering airplane like seating in an interior cabin as well as deck seating. Parking was free and the cost of the cruise was an affordable option for a mid range travel time. I would recommend making reservations in advance. The boat is large and has a small snack bar where refreshments may be purchased.

5  Thank Wendy S
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