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whale tail on top of the water
Whale Watch Tours!

While staying at the Whale Watch Motel, you can arrange a tour boat with Captain Riddle to view the whales in season as they run the Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine waters. You will also see seals, eagles, porpoises, herring weirs, seabirds and lighthouses! - CLOSED

Golf at the provincial park!

Play golf on the Herring Cove Golf course  , one of the best 9-hole courses in New Brunswick! 

a piece of seaglass in the rocks


Collect seaglass , driftwood and seashells on the island's beaches.

Directions to the Island

head harbour light house
Photo By Ashley Farmer

From New Brunswick:

Leave Route 1 at St. George, NB and take Route 172 to L'etete, NB, Where free government ferries leave for Deer Island from 7am to 10pm daily (A.D.T) The last trip weather permitting

East Coast Ferries 

** All days are weather permitting** 

8:30 AM to 6:30PM hourly from Deer Island

9:00 AM to 7:00 PM hourly from Campobello

Ferry operates on a first come first serve basis.

Method of payment – Cash , Debit or Credit.

News & Events

FogFest 10

10th annual Campobello Fogfest! July 27-31 An Island Festival: Fogfest is a free, annual, five-day music and art festival on beautiful Campobello Island, FDR’s “beloved

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Campobello Island Seaglass Festival The Stephanie behind Seaglass September! … The idea for a seaglass festival had been with me for a year or twobefore

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My wife and I spent one night here and it was clean and quiet. Very good. One small negative: WiFi was very slow but that will not stop me from staying there again. It was very easy to get to-and-from the motel as we did travelling.
Wayne Arseneault
Wayne Arseneault recommends ...
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bright clean and quiet rooms , friendly staff. Highly recommend.
Kostia Stasiuk
Kostia Stasiuk
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Great place. Highly recommended


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