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Darling Harbour

Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Scenic entertainment complex that features shops, restaurants, museums and other tourist attractions.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“maritime museum” (670 reviews)
“imax cinema” (94 reviews)
“every saturday” (138 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed yesterday

It a perfect place to stroll around Darling Harbour. You can find many restaurants, bars, fast food venues, shopping, open spaces, playground, attraction booking offices, views and access by public transport. It's a tourist spot so just walking along the water front is a great...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great views from Barangaroo and then a lovely walk to Darling Harbour and then a great choice of restaurants, play areas, Maritime museum, walk across Pyrmont Bridge

Thank RossEric58
Reviewed 3 days ago

everything you need to do for a couple of days, food, entertainment, shops, great for the kids, there is plenty to do here

Thank Mick T
Reviewed 3 days ago

I thank my friend for inviting us to Australia and made us to see the beauty and luxury of Darling Harbour

Thank soniahanda
Reviewed 3 days ago

Always seem to come back here when we visit Sydney. A great choice of eating and meeting places. All cuisines seem to be catered for and most of the eateries and bars have views out over the water.

Thank GregJohnOz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited Maritime museum which was mainly free. The monorail has now gone since our last visit some 8 years ago 🙁. Plenty of eating places round the harbour. Seagulls can be a problem while eating outside . The gave me a water spray bottle to...More

Thank Y3363HArichardw
Reviewed 4 days ago

As our Hotel was central in Pitt Street it was just a short walk to QVB Buliding and through its majestic mall, down towards the Town Hall station and across heading west to one of the many spans/bridges heading to Darling Harbour. Stunning views of...More

1  Thank 164howard63
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took my son for the first time and he really enjoyed the harbour. Great location to eat/drink and relax. Well kept and clean. Museum was great and interesting.

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a lovely place to visit. There are many eating places if you are hungry. It is also the stopping/starting place for many cruises. It is lovely at any time: day or night

Thank Anne-Marie H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love the Harborside shopping centre, lots of eateries here and very near to hotels, there are some lovely shops to browse around, and also its very near to the aquarium as well... we also went to the paddys markets nearby, loads of goodies there! enjoy!!

Thank sandrafQ814IL
Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been
transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment
for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining
options from budget to upscale and million dollar
views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends
for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s.
Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship
or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the
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17 February 2017|
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Response from Frank W | Reviewed this property |
You can walk but will take around 30 mins but the best way is toget the ferry to circular quay from Darling harbour, you then pass under the bridge.
30 December 2016|
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Response from Claudia T | Reviewed this property |
There is a few bar restaurants along Darling Harbour, including Hard Rock Cafe. We went there and it was very nice.