Boat hire Sydney: Luxury catamaran rental
Looking for a unique way to experience Sydney?
Our catamaran Alila is one of a kind – we offer luxury catamaran hire on Sydney Harbour, with a fun Aussie attitude!
Whether for corporate events, family functions, birthday parties, romantic gestures, overnight stays or just lunch
on the harbour with catering by one of Sydney's best chefs, we are here to make your day (or night) utterly unforgettable.
2019-2020 season price list - Sydney boat hire
April – August everyday (low season)
$400 per hour (up to 30 guests)
September – March (high season)
Sunday to Friday: $425 per hour (up to 30 guests)
Saturday $475 per hour (up to 30 guests)
Compulsory host fee for groups over 20 guests: $150.
Includes a host to help the skipper and the client get themselves and the boat ready for departure and arrival, cook and serve food and drinks, and generally help wherever is needed.
BYO fee $100. Bring your own food, drink and alcoholic beverages, and we'll provide disposable plates, cups, cutlery, napkins and use of all platters, BBQ gear – and the skipper can cook, onboard Esky chillers and the use of a quality stereo.
Wharf fees $50 per wharf ($100 minimum).
Standup paddleboard hire $150.
Lily Pad hire $150.
New Year's Eve $13,000 package (up to 30 guests, from 6pm to 1am inclusive). Includes 2 wharves, BYO fee, host and skipper for a long cruise.
Australia Day $3,500 package (up to 30 guests, 5 hours from around 10:30am pick-up). Includes 2 wharves and BYO fee, plus a host and skipper for groups over 20 guests. This is a special day out on the harbour, so it's best to get out early. We'll even dress the boat appropriately!
NOTE: A 2nd charter is available on the day from 4.30pm, with usual 3-hour minimum rates.
Boxing Day Saturday rate plus 25% (up to 30 guests). Includes 2 wharves and BYO fee, plus a host and skipper for groups over 20 guests. This is an incredible day out on the harbour, celebrating the annual launch of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race.
All Other Public Holidays Add 20% to standard hire rates.
NOTE: Cigarette burns will cost you $150 per burn. Please respect one of Sydney's most beautiful catamarans!
NOTE: Every now and then, the skipper agrees to shorter (3-hour) charters, subject to availability. Don't be afraid to call up and see if there is a 3-hour charter available, especially mid-week or at the last minute – you could be off and sailing sooner than you think.