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Stena Horizon

Operated by Stena Line on the Cherbourg Rosslare route

Formerly the Celtic Horizon, Stena Horizon offers a relaxing and comfortable crossing between France and Ireland. Stena Horizon has a capacity of up to 1000 passengers, 200 cars and up to 120 freight vehicles. On board facilities include 110 cabins varying of different sizes and class, bar, restaurant, lounges, cinema, children's play area and an onboard shop.

Please Note: Whilst we have taken great care in making our Stena Horizon guide as accurate as possible, onboard facilities, services and entertainment may vary depending on the date and time of year that you travel, facilities mentioned may change without notification and ferry companies reserve the right to operate vessels other than those mentioned at time of booking without prior notification.

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Stena Horizon Reviews

3.9
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90% of our customers recommended this ship

  • General:3.7
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  • Catering:3.6
  • Punctuality:4.3
  • Cleanliness:4.0
  • "All went better than expected "

    This was our first time to travel by ferry. We got a great deal on Black Friday/sale price. Kids had a ball. Great freedom on the boat. Tiny kids area but they loved it and entertainment was provided. They used the cinema on way over and back (This wasn't free as I thought it would be) Food is ok.

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    Reviewed by Anonymous who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Irish holidays"

    Having travelled by boat for 50 years between France and Ireland, I have been on different ship companies ; however we have used Stena Line ever since it started on Cherbourg-Rosslare . It has improved every year and can now cope with quite a big number of passengers . There seems to be less livestock but certainly more truckers. bikers and families. It is quite pleasant with plenty of space , televisions and bars. And now Wi-Fi ! And it is VERY punctual in general.

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    Reviewed by Anonymous who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Fabulous Fernando !"

    Kind, caring and most helpful in finding me and my daughter 2 spacious and comfortable seats to sleep 😴 upon for the night πŸ‘ŒπŸ˜€

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  • "Cant praise the staff enough. Mangement should be so proud"

    The staff were so helpful and friendly could not praise them enough.my only negative comment is there should be cabin 's for single passengers.

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    Reviewed by James who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Trip to Ireland"

    Great deal.

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    Reviewed by Malcolm who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "The perfect trip"

    Friendly and helpful staff, cabin clean, food excellent. No complaints.

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    Reviewed by Kevin who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Relaxing start to a holiday "

    Really enjoyed travelling to France this way. The only downside the shop was tiny and did not have a lot in it. Everything else was great . Will travel to France by ferry again.

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    Reviewed by Stella who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Stena Horizon"

    Overal, the trip was good but the quality of the food has gone down compared with a few years ago. Also the PA speaker was not working in our cabin so we could'nt hear announcments. Apart from that it's a great setvice.

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    Reviewed by Joe who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Excellent family ship"

    Excellent ship all round except for the cleanliness of the toilets. My 7 year old went to the toilet only to have walked all over human faeces. I went in to the toilets and it was everywhere and i mean everywhere. One hour later i went back to check and it had not been cleaned despite me telling someone unboard. My daughter was very distressed and her shoes and socks were distroyed. I was very annoyed at this. We had to bin her footwear and shower her. I was on a Stena ship last week and there was a cleaner in tge toilets every 15 minutes as my wife and i were sitting opposite the entrance. If the cleanilness improved unboard Irish ferries they would get 5 out of 5 but we had a traumatic ecperience and would question whether to travel again

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    Reviewed by Deirdre who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Efficient service"

    The ferry journey from Rosslare to Cherbourg was great. It saved us driving through Scotland and England to get to the south of France. Well worth it. As a disabled passenger, I was disappointed to not have access outside. Also, I found it bothersome to have to ask for a key to the disabled toilet when I wanted to go. How about installing RADAR locks in order to make the toilets open to disabled customers only?

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    Reviewed by Diarmuid who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Great start and end to our holiday !"

    Great sailing, very helpful staff, Fernando went out of his way to help us and also a girl on the way home. My sons loved everything about the boat. 1st class service - thank-you stena line!

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  • "N. Ireland to France, the easy way"

    A very relaxing, stress free way of getting to France from N. Ireland, without the need to use the ridiculously priced ferries to Cairnryan and then drive 500 miles down through England. The timing of departure and arrival makes is compatible with onward journeys and makes the crossing seem to pass quickly. Cabin clean and reasonably comfortable. Would definitely travel this way again.

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    Reviewed by William who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Very straightforward journey!! "

    This journey was pretty easy and enjoyable ! Would highly recommend

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    Reviewed by Anonymous who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Homeward bound."

    Despite 5m swells and being tossed about all night everything was fine. We weren't even late on arrival. Staff efficient and friendly.

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    Reviewed by Paula who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Smooth sailing "

    Our recent trip to France was smooth comfortable and on time . It was good value for money and we hope to travel soon again with Stena .

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    Reviewed by Anonymous who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Very pleasant"

    Friendly staff well appointed HOT showers in the cabins and very easy to get on and of with a bicycle. The only downside was the lack of WiFi, but meet many friendly travellers so not a great issue.

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  • "Return journey"

    Good service on board, punctual.

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    Reviewed by Maurizio who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "A really nice trip"

    It was our first time in Irland. We often do long trip. The hospitality was really good: some guys were playing at the entrance and they gave a good start an unforgettable trip. All the services: from th office on board to the restaurant and duty free were di excellent quality. The only flaw was the price. For us it would be better to do the "camping on board" formula. In conclusion very good. Alessandro Ferrante

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    Reviewed by Alessandro who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "efficiant crossing"

    This is the best service on this route

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    Reviewed by Brian who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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  • "Direct Ferries experience"

    With Direct Ferries I save a lot of money and I did not have any kind of problems.

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    Reviewed by Luca who travelled with Stena Line on Stena Horizon

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