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Rhythmboat Cruises Sydney Harbour

King Street Wharf | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 1300 551 804
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb shank” (17 reviews)
“carrot cake” (5 reviews)
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
King Street Wharf | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an enjoyable cruise with Rhythmboat during Vivid 2018. We initially weren't sure which wharf to go to and we were in the wrong line, so I really appreciated the phone call I received asking where we were and guiding us to the boat....More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked on Aldinga Tours for a dinner cruise to see Vivid Lights. We had no idea what to expect. The Rhythm Boat was a pleasant surprise. The seating was perfect and the food delicious. There was something for everyone to eat. It is licensed...More

1  Thank JaniceThomas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second class Facility Food Staff Tired old boat And below average food and presentation Staff appearance shabby Could and would not suggest as an option

7  Thank Alstav B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was just great, fab smorgasbord dinner with a lot to choose from, could even have seconds, and dessert without calories -or so Glen told us! Got a great view of the lights around the harbour without the walking on a cold windy night. We...More

Thank Roving Rubies R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheap in many ways. Music was good but much too loud ( the technician was upstairs away from it ) ,food fair, sights good, all windows were left open when sun dropped and it was extremely cold. staff seemed disinterested in customers. I've since been...More

1  Thank eloquentbarry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family went on the Rhythm boat for VIVID and ABBA show on Sunday evening. We had a fabulous time. The food was good. Three of our family members are gluten free and we were catered for this. The show was very entertaining with great...More

Thank Connie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just wasted 2.5 hours trapped on this cruise boat hoping to enjoy the sights of Vivid. That’s why we bought the tickets on Travelzoo, yes they were only $35 but we wanted to see the Opera House lit up and Circular Quay but we...More

2  Thank helenm2331
Rhythmboat, Owner at Rhythmboat Cruises Sydney Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Helen, Wow, thank you for your review. I am sorry that you "do not care to hear" my response, however, this is the way that this forum works. You have taken the time to write a TripAdvisor review and as a small business owner,...More

Reviewed 18 May 2018

We were lucky enough to have won some tickets for Mothers Day (Many thanks!) and we certainly enjoyed the ABBA Tribute Show. This was our 2nd time on the boat and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves yet again. The food is excellent as is the entertainment...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We were invited aboard the Rhythmboat for lunch and a Sydney Harbour Cruise by one of our corporate clients. Firstly the food and the service were both excellent. The facilities on board were first class and very comfortable. Despite it being a little chilly outside...More

Thank SydneyBoy22
Reviewed 9 May 2018

‘Elvis meets the Beatles’ cruise. It was a ship full of ‘oldies’ – a friendly noisy group who were out for a good time. We weren’t disappointed. Talk about reliving our youthful memories. The ‘young Elvis’ delighted us by holding a lot of ladies’ hands...More

Thank Dot-153
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Angela C
1 November 2016|
Response from Bidorian | Reviewed this property |
About 2.5 hours. We were meant to wait from 1pm. Got on about 1:30pm, then finished at 4pm
simone s
21 July 2016|
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Response from Jeanette V | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the late response they do have a ramp that goes onto the boat which is wide enough for a wheel chair. I would ring the company before you book your tickets
14 June 2016|
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Response from Pmittler | Reviewed this property |
We were there New Year's Eve- great show. Would go again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Street Wharf | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 551 804
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