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Sydney Seaplanes

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Lyne Park, Rose Bay, Waverley, New South Wales 2029, Australia
+61 2 9388 1978
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Brilliant from start to finish. Got the ferry from Circular Quay to Rose Bay and it is a couple of minutes walk to the Seaplane terminal. Quickly checked in and had time to browse their excellent little museum, which covers the history of Rose Bay...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I took my parents on a scenic flight on a recent visit to Sydney. It was definitely the highlight of their trip.The whole experience is memorable - from the Empire lounge, where you can enjoy a pre of post drink or bite to eat, to...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

This was a lovely experience for my Dad's 80th Birthday. He grew up in Sydney and his Dad flew the first Catalina's out of Rose Bay as a Flight Engineer so this was a trip down memory lane for Dad and the Staff , especially...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

The terminal where we boarded was beautiful. I have done some piloting of small planes and the pilot was very accommodating while I sat in the co-pilot seat. I lived in Sydney for several years but I had never seen that perspective of the northern...More

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Thank dgbowker
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Had a fantastic time at Sydney Seaplanes! I would definitely recommend catching the ferry in and having breakfast or lunch before your flight! The views are beautiful and it’s fun watching people depart and arrive! I organised this flight as a surprise for my partner’s...More

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Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 15 June 2018

The flight awesome. The pitch was a little misleading with champagne/oysters before flight (which worded included). Only one option at shake beach to have lunch. Nice but it’s the only game in town.

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Thank kjyageraus
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

This was up there as one of our best trips ever. From the greeting at reception to the end of the trip you were made to feel very special. The flight was smooth with fabulous views of Sydney, when the plane touched down at cottage...More

Thank hendojohn
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We celebrated a big birthday with this trip. A glorious day started with a water taxi from Circular Quay then champagne before the flight. Crisp blue skies saw us take off in calm water, out through the Heads and 15 minutes up the coast to...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Greeted at the Sydney seaplane terminal with smiles and made very comfortable pre-flight. All of the staff were great and seemed genuinely happy to assist and answer questions. The flight was incredible, the pilot was brilliant, no faults! Then to top it all off the...More

Thank KieranLyons
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Both flights there and back were amazing. Lunch at Cottage point was fantastic. Really nice treat. We'll be back.

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Thank Ben L
SydneySeaplanes, General Manager at Sydney Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi Ben, Thank you so much for your amazing review! How great is Cottage Point Inn? A little slice of paradise for sure! Thanks so much again and we will see you next time!

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sandra c
2 November 2016|
Response from Sean P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Sandra, but I haven't checked 'questions' before, so I apologise for not responding. Hopefully you contacted the company direct.
13 September 2015|
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Response from SydneySeaplanes | Property representative |
Hello toriafly, Thank you for your enquiry. Should the weather we inclement for flying we will usually contact you on the day of your departure and you can either reschedule your experience or get a full refund. However if... More
26 April 2015|
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Response from SydneySeaplanes | Property representative |
Hello, All ages are welcome to fly with us. Children of 2 years and under are travelling free of charge on the lap of a parent. Children 3 years of age and up to 11 years will receive a child discount. Please enquire with... More