Launched in April 2009, Marguerite 1 is now widely known as one of the best choices for deluxe junk boats on Halong Bay. And Marguerite 2, another traditional junk launched in Feb 2011, is in the operation.
In traditional style decoration, Marguerite Junk is entirely built of wood in a hull of Xyliaxyocarpa and Fokiania hodginsii for quality ships. All the cabins are spacious with view to the Halong Bay, a cozy restaurant and open sundeck.
Modern facilities create the most comfortable feelings right from your first step onto her.
To be the preferred local cruise service provider by worldwide passengers and travel partners, uniquely positioned to offer the best of Halong Bay
To provide genuinely professional, innovative, safe, comfortable cruise with exceptional value services that make us the trusted and recognised cruise company worldwide
At Marguerite, we work things respectfully. Responsibility and concerns for others are the spirit of what we do. We respect our employees’ human rights, benefits so that everyone’s potential is maximized, just like we respect our passengers. We form a ‘family’ culture so that everyone on Marguerite feels at home, respect each other, help each other to work well and treat each other fairly. We also respect our close stakeholders: the local communities, local culture, the destination environment and our partners. By only working with responsibility and respect, we know can we grow sustainably and benefit our stakeholders.
We dare to be different and share encourage among us to be innovative whenever possible. We strive to constantly create exclusive value-added services and manners. We constantly learn to improve our service quality, learn to excel ourselves, learn to exceed customers expectation through smallest details and we learn for ‘happiness’ of everyone, including ourselves.
Passionate about service
We continually strive for service excellence, exceed expectations and guarantee complete enjoyable cruise experience.
Your cabin is your personal retreat. Feel home in our fully – equipped spacious timbered bedrooms with private big bathrooms that define true comfort and privacy. Plus, enjoy the spectacular view of Halong Bay night and day through wide windows.
Your Junk boat
Take time to stroll around your junk boat, explore every deck, meet your crew and your fellow passengers in the knowledge that your comfort and safety are our priorities. Our boats are spacious, yet intimate, lively and fun, but with many quiet corners where you can relax and enjoy some peaceful time of your own, the choice is yours.
Our crews provide amazing meals from the best of locally sourced produce, and look after in –house guests in the most attentive, but unobtrusive way. We take you to the most idyllic and scenic places while providing a personalised service that truly makes your cruise as satisfying, memorable and enjoyable as possible.
We take great effort to meet all your needs from the moment you join the Marguerite Junks until the time you leave. Our crews are there to make you feel completely relaxed, and answer any queries you may have.
Our aim is simple; we take care of you for as long as you have chosen to be on board with the Marguerite Junks.
At Marguerite, we promise you:
- Secure and comfort: feel safe, relaxed and comfortable at all time
- Experience the authenticity: feel so close to the local culture and the majestic nature
- Amazing value for money: enjoy exclusive value added services and inclusive amenities
- Genuine: genuinely friendly, genuinely reliable, genuinely professional
This is our promise that all Margueriters commit to deliver so that whenever you come to us, you can expect certain standard of service quality.
Tea and coffee are served through out the day. For main meals of the day, we use the very best of local produce to create fantastic food, especially the freshest of seafood from local waters in a friendly yet informal setting. It’s good food, great service and relaxing surroundings; all makes a perfect dining for enjoying with family and friends over a glass of wine.
In order to provide for the needs of all our valued customers, our menu also caters for those who would prefer a vegetarian option. All special requests must be specified when booking.
FOOD AND DRINKS
Indulge in the sea breath, gaze at the unique
view of a unique place and let the authentic traditional local dishes
impress you with their delicate, pure flavour, wide arrays of freshly
caught seafood, locally produced vegetable and the perfect blend of
layers of taste given by Vietnamese herb, spices and nature at our
restaurant. Or simply treat yourself with a wide selection of drinks
served at Marguerite Bar: cocktails, alcohols, smoothies, juices and
numerous exotic tropical drinks.
Swimming, hiking, kayaking, snorkeling,
fishing, or simply bathing, gazing, sipping…choose how to pack the day
yourself with the activities in our cruise schedule.
On board personal nail service: Ladies!
Why not have a nail technician pamper your nails with exotic colour and
patterns for this truly enjoyable moment. Please ask our crew onboard to
check service availability and to book your appointments.
Evening joy sprinkles around every boat corner.
Get your own option from our selection of night entertainment:
Board and card games: the games are on after dinner, free and easy…
Cinema and film screenings: sit back, get a beer (and some hot Vietnamese dried beef) while watching our movie selection of the day
Squid fishing: got any idea about squid fishing? Check out how locals catch the bay squid with their lighting technique at night.
With Marguerite Junks, safety comes first
in the operation including design, construction methods and materials,
refurbishment standards, life-saving equipment, fire protection, safety
training and drill procedures, among dozens of other precautions.
All of the inspections test all
watertight doors, firefighting equipment, fire- and smoke-detecting
systems, fire screen doors, communications systems, alarm systems,
lifeboats and life rafts, lifejackets and buoys, distress signals and
all navigational equipment as well as food safety standards.
Marguerite Junks adheres to stringent,
internationally-agreed standards as set forth by Vietnam National
Administration of Tourism, Vietnam Transport Ministry and related
Until now, Marguerite Junks have
maintained the best safety record in the travel industry, and safety
standards on junk boats are stricter and more consistent than in any
other segment of the travel industry.
In addition, our crewmembers are fully licensed, highly responsible and have may years of experience on water.