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Sydney Sundancer

1/380 Victoria Place | Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales 2047, Australia
02 9719 1870
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Ranked #43 of 303 activities in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Sydney Sundancer is a ketch rigged motor sailing yacht, thus combining the stability and comfort of a motor boat with the grace and serenity of a... more » Owner description: Sydney Sundancer is a ketch rigged motor sailing yacht, thus combining the stability and comfort of a motor boat with the grace and serenity of a sailing yacht, and is licensed to carry in excess of 70 guests plus crew. However, we prefer to limit the number of guests to around 50 thus ensuring everyone’s personal comfort at all times (through adequate space). She is super luxuriously fitted in teak below deck (see attachments) and there is a large canopy which extends virtually the whole length of the vessel giving perfect protection in all weathers. We have won the prestigious Australian Bridal Industry Academy (ABIA) award for the Best Wedding Reception Vessel in Australia in 2007 & 2010 (this award is judged over 3 years to demonstrate consistent excellence) and in 2008 we were inducted into the ABIA "Hall of Fame" (only 6 wedding suppliers in the whole of Australia have been so honoured). This is particularly noteworthy because ACTUAL Bridal appraisal of our service (in a number of categories including “value for money”) in their own wedding, is THE evaluation criteria on which the award is based ! We are also the only charter boat ever, to win both the City of Sydney Council Award for The Best Decorated Boat on New Years Eve, and The Australia Day Council’s award for The Best Presented / Best Decorated Charter Boat on Sydney Harbour (2000, 2001, 2002, 2007, 2010 & 2011), so you will appreciate just how much effort we invest in making each and every cruise a success !! « less
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Edinburgh
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

It's taken me a long time to write this review. Wasn't going to till I read a couple of superb reviews. 6 of us spent New Year's Eve 2013/14 on Sundancer. We wanted to spend a special night on a boat in the Harbour and picked Sundancer after doing research on various boats and prices and were really looking forward... More

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SundancerSkipper, Owner at Sydney Sundancer, responded to this review

Dear “BasilEdinburgh” I want to thank you for your review on tripadvisor. I would have responded earlier (as you probably observed in our initial correspondence, we answer all emails promptly) but Lynne and I only became aware of your review on the first day of an overseas holiday. I did not want to respond until I had an opportunity to... More

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I had an amazing time on the boat celebrating my cousins hens day. A big thank you to John and Lynne for their excellent service. I would definitely recommend the sundancer its a great way to see our beautiful harbour and soak in the sun. Thank you again for a wonderful day.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Both John and Lynne were amazing hosts. John was always willing to share his knowledge of the breathtaking water front mansions, from their history, to their current owners. I would highly recommend them as i dont think anyone else could have done a better job.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Thankyou for helping us celebrate our dear friends bachelorette day in style - very classy harbour experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

Such a great day with friendly operators. nothing was to much trouble which helped to create a relaxed atmosphere. It was a lovely experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

After my boyfriend told me he booked a private charter for just the two of us I didn't know what to expect, but I can't begin to explain how incredible the experience of this charter was. It was beyond my expectations and definitely a relaxed and peaceful day. John and Lynne were absolutely lovely company who had so much information... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

30 of us spent 4 hours on Sydney Sundanceer with John and Lynn on Saturday afternoon sailing around Sydney Harbour, celebrating 3 of our birthdays. We had an EXCELLENT time. Couldn't have been better. John and Lynn were very friendly, relaxed hosts and made us feel very welcome as soon as we stepped on the boat. The vessel itself is... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Myself and 20 of the buck's closest friends set out on board Sydney Sundancer last weekend for a day's sailing and what a great day it was. John and Lynne couldn't have been more hospitable and they made sure everything was well organised ahead of the day so that all we had to do was turn up, relax and enjoy... More

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Hawker, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

What to do for my son's 50th birthday celebrations? I had been on the Sundancer for a wedding before and thought that would be the answer -family, friends and children. The whole four hour experience was wonderful - great weather, lovely food including oysters and prawns enjoyed by 35 guests. We left Rose Bay wharf, sailed down the harbour to... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

We went on board to celebrate Australia Day and had just the best day. Such a great atmosphere. We want to do this every year now. We were right in the thick of the action on the harbour with ferry races and jet fly overs. Best location in the world. The captain and crew were the nicest people and very... More

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