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V.I.P. Water Taxis

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Perfect way to get to the Opera House

We were staying in Darling Harbour and had tickets for Evita at the Opera House. We could have got... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tyne2018
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Perth, Australia
via mobile
Excellent

Fantastic experience well worth the money, the views are spectacular and you see so much more from... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
brocqie
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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The ultimate V.I.P Water Taxi Service. Our impressive service is the only way to see and visit Sydney Harbour's iconic landmarks. Whether visiting a waterside restaurant or viewing the NYE fireworks, our professional experienced skippers and modern...more
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| Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 March 2015

We went to Watsons Bay during a weekday and missed the last ferry back at 4:30pm, no biggy we called VIP Water Taxis and Ron came right out and picked us up and returned us to the Quay. The next day we went to Watsons...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Darling Harbour and had tickets for Evita at the Opera House. We could have got snarled up in the roadworks throughout the city but chose to turn up by boat instead. Ron was really helpful over the phone and even better...More

1  Thank Tyne2018
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Fantastic experience well worth the money, the views are spectacular and you see so much more from the boat, we got some beautiful photos.

1  Thank brocqie
Reviewed 1 March 2018

AHHH! Perfect way to be proposed to! Don was the only other person with us for the happiest moment of our lives so far and he is a legend, so willing to take photos of every moment and to hide the big surprise. He was...More

Thank Hannah J
Reviewed 28 February 2018

I proposed to my girlfriend on a VIP Water Taxi in Darling Harbour... she said Yes and it was amazing! Don was amazing, he did his part absolutely perfectly and communicated with me on timing and location of the boat for the proposal. If you...More

2  Thank stavros448
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Hired this as a surprise for my now fiancé. Good communication from the company and skipper, acted perfectly normal to present as a trip around the harbour for a few photos. The skipper (Ron) then positioned it perfectly with a view of the harbour and...More

Thank DMPB007
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Well we flanged the water taxi down he was so kind. He stopped on the water so we could have a family photo of witch he took for us. Felt very safe he was a very good man.

Thank louie m
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We used VIP to travel to/from Ripples at Chowder Bay. The best way to travel with attentive and chatty crew, a fast boat and an opportunity to see the sights of Sydney at its very best. Highly recommended!!

1  Thank 773EJB
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

What a great advertisement for Sydney tourism is VIP Water Taxis, but more specifically it's Captain Ron. We took the taxi from Woolloomoo to Darling Harbour for $100. The boat is dry and comfortable, it was on time and Ron also offered me a complimentary...More

2  Thank Antony B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We got a VIP Water Taxi from Darling Harbour to Watson's Bay and from the time we got on board to the time we left this was a very enjoyable ride. Ron was full of information about the area from the time we left Darling...More

1  Thank Neita M
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Booking was easy through phone or internet. Response was immediate and helpful. Turned up on time (a little early in fact which was good). Very comfortable & clean taxi boat. We went for a 1/2 hr harbour cruise before drop off at Ft Denison. The...More

1  Thank TwoToGo2
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