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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” (723 reviews)
“imax cinema” (95 reviews)
“every saturday” (141 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed today

Ok you don't get the Opera House or Harbour bridge views, but Darling Harbour is its own little treasure with plenty of shops & harbour side bars competitively priced with lots of casual dining - throw in daily happy hours easy access to all of...More

Thank cantleyblade
Reviewed today

Darling Harbour is a great place to visit whether it's for sightseeing - Wildlife Sydney Zoo is located there and across Pyrmont Bridge there is the Maritime Museum and replica of Captain Cook's ship, the Endeavour. There are lots of place to eat and drink...More

Thank Jade-Stamford
Reviewed yesterday

A must visit if in Sydney but very busy, very touristy (as expected) and quite expensive. Great selection of bars and restaurants.

Thank Ally L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The hotel is very clean with spa and Swimming pool Breakfast is provided free and i like the traditional sokyo breakfast It is very nice and staffs are helful With buffet breakfast The spa and swimming pool are excellent and newspapers are provided free

Thank 225phil
Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed a lovely evening stroll around the harbour. It is full of life, with plenty of bars and restaurants from sports type bars with large screen tv's, to quite plush affairs. Be aware that it's very difficult to find anywhere that serves food after 10pm...More

Thank SheffieldLass33
Reviewed yesterday

This harbour has to one of the nicest places around. From the minute we walked into the area it was lovely and surrounded by restaurants and shops and of course the Opera House and Bridge. The activity around the place was over-whelming and really enjoyable

Thank Sean H
Reviewed yesterday

Great place to be in Sydney during the day or evening. Lots of great bars and restaurants and chance to get on a harbour cruise in the day or evening. Go for the Captain Cook cruise and book before you go to Sydney, there are...More

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed yesterday

Lovely place to spend a day...Browsing...Maritime ...Eat...Eat..Eat Best place for sealife...and people watching.

Thank Marlise778
Reviewed yesterday

Lovely Darling Harbour, loads to do and visit the Maritime Museum while your there, its free to go in or you can pay extra to go on the boats.

Thank cumbrianradioham
Reviewed yesterday

Darling Harbour is fun, busy, entertaining - lots of high quality bars, restaurants and night life. It is well worth a visit or visits if you are a local. Great hotels / motels and beautifully located near CBD Nd Star City casino. Great place!

Thank stephenwG4116ZT
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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14 December 2017|
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Response from Edward B | Reviewed this property |
We took the ferry over from Sydney Harbor and then walked back. Walk is about 30 minutes
Teresa M
11 November 2017|
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Response from Tim S | Reviewed this property |
Every Saturday evening - and sometimes at other special events and occasions
17 February 2017|
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Response from WinnipegMaggie | Reviewed this property |
I agree with first response, you can walk (30-40) min but take the ferry for the best views of the bridge. The bridge is adjacent to central Quay, darling harbour is further inland and bridge is not visible from there.