The Emerald Isle
The Emerald Isle is the newest and largest vessel and was designed by Timothy Graul Marine Design in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin and was built in East Boothbay, Maine by Washburn & Doughty Associates, Inc. She is 130 feet in length, 39 feet wide, and draws 8.5 feet with a top speed of 14.5 knots and maximum capacity of 294 passengers with capability for a semi-truck! This vessel has a stair-lift and first deck can be accessed in a wheelchair.(out-Of-Service) She has an excess of 150 indoor/covered seats, 5 restrooms, fixed stabilizers, power outlets and food/refreshment vending machines.
The Service lift on the Emerald Isle is out-of-service until further notice.
In the event you need additional assistance and time boarding the vessel, please notify a ticket counter agent in our office at least one hour prior to boarding. We will make every effort to accommodate persons requiring additional assistance during this service outage by allowing extra time to board. We realize that each individual’s needs may be different and we will work with individuals on a case by case basis to be as accommodating as we are able to be while maintaining the safety and security of all passengers.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we will work as quickly as possible to return the service lift to full operation.