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Hometrip by cruise

Me and my family was in Germany, and instead of driving through Denmark and Sweden home to Norway... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tor b
Strandebarm, Norway
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A lovely 'mini cruise' but not cheap

We took the Color Magic ferry from Oslo to Kiel and thoroughly enjoyed it. We had our car with us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Ferry line with Day trips between Larvik-Hirtshals, Kristiansand-Hirtshals and Sandefjord-Stromstad.
Revet 8, Larvik 3263, Norway
+47 810 00 811
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All reviews cruise ship buffet restaurant free wifi grand buffet four hours car deck top deck duty free shop great trip cakes top quality the pub seafood observation lounge sea view inside cabin nice journey
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I went on the ferry from Hirtshals to Larvik and then returned 12 days later,.An enjoyable crossing in spite of return journey having a choppy sea. The food was good and there are a lot of ships.

Thank kennethhill2015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Heading to Hirtshals on the morning ferry. I was lucky that the weather and the sea was calm and nice. The ship was very clean and has a lot of things that you can do. An entertainment during the voyage was extremely fun because I...More

Thank Mark_Miguel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great trip. Nice ship and great service all around. Room was very nice and comfortable. Food and service in restaurants was very good. Ship was in great condition. Lots to do. A few different bars to choose from as well as food...More

Thank travelinman045
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my family was in Germany, and instead of driving through Denmark and Sweden home to Norway we decided to take the Color Magic home from Kiel. The boat was very good,excellent food at the restaurant and the pubs was good. It was also...More

Thank Tor b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the Color Magic ferry from Oslo to Kiel and thoroughly enjoyed it. We had our car with us so saved driving through Sweden and Denmark to get back to the UK. It left at 2pm and arrived in Kiel at 10am the next...More

Thank camval
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

when park your car in the ferry you have to squeeze your self out, it’s so tight that if your are pregnant you could get stuck or not pass in between the cars. old people with luggage could not pass and looked very mad and...More

2  Thank Frode S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

It’s like a cruise liner.Cabin was comfortable and had everything required.The journey takes 20hrs so meals are required.Brekfast(buffet style is included in ticket price).We took the Grand Buffet for dinner at around £36 per head is a little expensive (but this is a Norwegian ship)but...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 26 June 2018

The ferry has got new seats at Voyager Class. The seats are comfortable and better than the old ones. They have charging USB, but not the Television screen as bedfore The food is very good in the restaurant

1  Thank Vidar Bjørk N
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Color Line between Kiel and Oslo has seen way better days. The ships are obviously ageing. At the same time the service level has tremendously decreased. There's hardly any chance to catch a seat in the shows or in the observation lounge due to a...More

1  Thank Chris_and_Jas
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Efficient check-in if you register you car’s plate number under booking. We like to reserve voyager seat, it is so worth it when crowded ship. You can recharge the elec.devices there too, bathroom close by and vending machine too (note that it is cheaper in...More

Thank nature100000
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18 September 2018|
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Response from Brian W | Reviewed this property |
Norwegian Kroner is the preferred currency on board but Euro is quoted and accepted but exchange rate is not brilliant.
11 July 2018|
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Response from nature100000 | Reviewed this property |
About 10 min. I believe...
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