Fancy a little romance? Check out these Darling Harbour date ideas
Have you got your eye on someone, you saucy little minx? Whether you’re romancing a first-time Tinder date, a long-time crush or your significant other - Darling Harbour is home to some of the best things to do in Sydney on your next date.
You could dine in an aquarium, find some peace and quiet at the Chinese Garden of Friendship, watch the fireworks over the harbour or even get cosy in a luxury hotel with waterfront views. To help you impress your date we’ve put together a list of Darling Harbour’s best date ideas.
Does your date love ocean animals and aquariums? Treat them to private dining at SEALIFE Sydney Aquarium, with a backdrop of sea animals, turtles and luminescent jellyfish. You’ll be treated to a three-course menu and two hour unlimited beverage package.
The Chinese Garden of Friendship is one of Sydney’s most serene locations, with babbling rivers, lush greenery and traditional Chinese design. It’s the perfect place for a romantic stroll or even a proposal if you’re ready to bend the knee. Enquire about photography packages with the Garden to capture your big moment.
If you fancy a little active romancing, Sydney Harbour Kayaks offer a sunriser kayaking tour that explores Darling Harbour, Cockle Bay and the Maritime Museum’s incredible heritage fleet.
Enjoy tranquillity and indulgent luxury with a Darling Couple Bath ritual. This starts with a private bath infused with essential oils and finishes with a relaxation massage. Too sleepy after your treatment? Why not book a luxury staycation and make a night of it.
Experience Darling Harbour’s epic events
Wondering what’s on in Sydney and Darling Harbour? From live music, to fireworks and festivals - there’s always something happening here. Check out Darling Harbour’s event line up and plan something saucy for your next date.
Does your date love dumplings? Well we’ve got a treat for you two. In the middle of the tranquil Garden of Friendship you’ll find Gardens by Lotus, a Chinese restaurant that does an incredible bottomless yum cha every weekend.
A romantic dinner and drinks with views of the Darling Harbour fireworks is a sure way to make sparks fly. Book a spot at one of many harbourside and rooftop restaurants and bars and enjoy the spectacle (and each other).
Nothing says romance and intrigue quite like a Sydney sunset over a boozy cocktail or two. Grab a table at one of Sydney’s best cocktail bars with views over the harbour and let the magic happen.
Make a night of it
Being super cute and attractive can be tiring. If going home is too much effort and you fancy a night together why not book a luxurious room right here in Darling Harbour? We’re talking five star luxury, champagne room service and spa baths with panoramic views.