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Sydney By Sail Day Charters

Festival Pontoon, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9280 1110
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Great Sunset Sail in Sydney Harbour

Really enjoyed our sail around Sydney Harbour. Just enough wind to make for a pleasant sail and a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
913WorldTraveler
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White Plains, New York
Worst Customer Service

Sydney By Sail had the worst customer service I have ever experienced. Matt Hayes, the gentleman I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
justinehoward
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Sydney, Australia
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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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  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Festival Pontoon, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really enjoyed our sail around Sydney Harbour. Just enough wind to make for a pleasant sail and a beautiful day contributed to a great afternoon. Boat was 36 feet. No food or beverage or cooler - all bring your own. Sunset was great time for...More

Thank 913WorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sydney By Sail had the worst customer service I have ever experienced. Matt Hayes, the gentleman I dealt with, was rude and arrogant. I ended up pulling my function from them, and going with East Sail who were far more competent, friendly, and happy to...More

Thank justinehoward
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This was one of the best experiences we had while in Sydney. Long, our tour guide was very knowledgable about the boat and the harbour and was able to answer any questions we had. He also customized our tour based on what we wanted to...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

There is nothing quite like sailing around Sydney harbour. My husband and I had a great afternoon out on the water. Skipper was full of knowledge and very attentive. Would highly recommend, could not fault our experience.Thanks Sydney By Sail !

1  Thank TachlessCps
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

My partner surprised me last year for the couples overnight stay on the harbour. We were overjoyed with the quality of the vessel and the excellent service of Ed and our skipper. So much so that we decided to charter a boat for New Years...More

2  Thank AussieTrotter
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I did various Sailing courses at Sydney by Sail. Ed Penn, could not have been more accommodating and an all round great guy to work with. All the Teachers were very knowledgeable & thorough, I highly recommend Sydney by Sail. I will be back next...More

Thank bobbytrip2016
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were in Sidney one week ago for our honeymoon. When we arrived weather conditions were very poor it was cold and raining so we asked if it was possible to shift to another day. They cheated us saying it was predicted showers for the...More

1  Thank Romiomy
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Went on the twilight sail last Friday with my husband and daughter. We had never been on a sail boat before and did not know exactly what to expect. The experience was exhilarating probably because my husband was at the wheel!! Scared us half to...More

Thank Ingrid S
SydneyBySail, Owner at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2016

Thanks for the lovely feedback. So glad to hear you enjoyed yourselves. We look forward to seeing you all again soon.

Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Would thoroughly recommend using these guys. Bruce gave us an awesome sailing experience watching the sun go down over the Sydney harbour bridge and opera house. The perfect end to our holiday in Oz.

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SydneyBySail, General Manager at Sydney By Sail Day Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2016

Great thanks soo much. See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 February 2016

With my daughter, son in law and grandson, we finally took to sails. A bit expensive, but worth the three hours. Seven years old, 47 or 77. It was a beautiful sunny day, crisp breeze, young Captain Johnny and 6 other Yanks. Most took the...More

Thank Jimgo
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