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Sydney By Sail Day Charters

2 Murray St | Festival Pontoon, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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It’s awesome

Booked for my friend and myself, a long time must do activity, sailing in Sydney Harbour. It was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
borntotravel15
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Central Coast
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Great Sailing!

While visiting Darling Harbour, I just happened to come across Sydney by Sail as I was looking at... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
cmccord910
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Augusta, Georgia
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Sydney By Sail provides a range of sailing activities on Sydney Harbour. From 3 hour Scheduled Sailing Tours to Overnight Romantic Packages and Skippered/Bareboat Charters we can cater for everyone's sailing desires. A great way to experience Sydney's most famous landmarks and iconic buildings from a different perspective, you can take part in the sailing or sit back and relax!!
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  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2 Murray St | Festival Pontoon, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for my friend and myself, a long time must do activity, sailing in Sydney Harbour. It was a magic afternoon - the boat was beautiful, the harbour at its splendid best and skipper Josh made the experience fun with lots of laughs and information....More

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ED P, General Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear you enjoyed the experience with us and I will pass on your feedback to Josh. We hope to see you again sometime for another sail on Sydney Harbour. This time of year is really special with crisp mornings, plenty of sunshine and...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

While visiting Darling Harbour, I just happened to come across Sydney by Sail as I was looking at the boats. After talking with Alice (who was great by the way-very pleasant and knowledgeable), I decided to try their 3-hour sail tour. Wasn't quite sure what...More

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Alice M, Front Office Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hey Cedric! It was great meeting you and chatting boats with you and your wife. I'm so glad to hear you had such an enjoyable sail with Otto - he said it was a real pleasure sailing with you. Quite an experience isn't it! Thanks...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We went out on a Hunter 36 for the afternoon, 3 hours nice to see the harbour. You have to take you own drinks and snacks, so it is a little pricey for what it is.

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Alice M, Front Office Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hey Steve, Thanks for the feedback. We hope you had a great afternoon out sailing on the harbour. Happy sailing :)

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

I had a 3 hour lesson sailing on Sydney Harbour yesterday. Our instructor Roo was amazing. He explained everything so clearly. An enjoyable afternoon and looking forward to going back next week. I would highly recommend it for all levels of Sailing.

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Josh H, Front Office Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Hey Nicky, Thanks for your feedback. Ru is delighted you had such a great time! It's always a pleasure to share appreciation of the sport. Looking forward to sailing with you again. Cheers

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Just come from an evening with Sydney by Sail on the harbour - it's a must do in Sydney - sailing under the Harbour Bridge and around the opera house is fabulous and given so many boats on the harbour its feels like a true...More

Thank Sid S
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ED P, General Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Hi Sid. Glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards ED

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

I wandered into the Sydney by Sail floating pier side office at 9.00am monday morning and asked if we could go sailing that day and they could not have been more helpful (talk about a last minute request!). We were on the harbour and sailing...More

Thank Matthew P
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ED P, General Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Hi Matthew. So glad you and your family could enjoy sailing on Sydney Harbour with us and what a great way to celebrate your birthday! Be sure to stop by again when you are next in Sydney. Kind Regards ED

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Spent a very pleasant afternoon sailing in the harbour on a very well maintained yacht. We headed out to Watson’s Bay and soon had the sails up as we headed out the inner harbour, my husband and I have sailed many times before and it...More

Thank Debbie P
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Josh H, Front Office Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Hi Debbie, Thanks for your comments. We are delighted you had such a great time with us on the harbour and would love to sail with you again next time. Cheers :)

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

During our family visit to Sydney to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary we booked a New Years Eve Harbour Sail for 9 members of our family with Sydney By Sail. Since we travelled from the USA I did all of the booking arrangements long distance...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I wanted to treat the family to something special, particularly as our son was visiting from New York with his true new yorker partner, and so selected the NYE Sydney fireworks. And there is no better view than from the water - and no better...More

Thank Pieter V
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ED P, General Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you Pieter. Great to hear you enjoyed the experience with us and had a memorable night on the Harbour. I hope we can be of service again in the future. All the best for 2018. Kind Regards ED

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

An amazing day cruising Sydney harbour on the brand new Dufour 41foot in the company of skipper Neil. And then spent the night on this comfortable ship anchored in sight of Sydney. Enjoying the great food and drinks that you can order from an extensive...More

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Josh H, Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Hey Walter, Many thanks for your kind words. Neil said you guys were a pleasure to have aboard! The yacht was left in spectacular condition on your return, so thank you for that also. I will speak to Matt and see if we can get...More

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