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Rydges Sydney Harbour, Sydney

4-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Circular Quay

  • Free WiFi
From
$200 CAD

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up

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55 George Street, Sydney, 2000, NSW, Australia
8.8.Fabulous.
  • location ideally located to waterfront but a bit far from the air port. The hotel staff…

    Mar. 20, 2020

  • Absolutely the best location at The Rocks’. You won’t be disappointed. Easy walk to…

    Mar. 13, 2020

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Walkable
Convenient
Dining options
Safe
Shopping
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 176 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 1 outdoor pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available

For families

  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Television
  • Free toiletries
  • Terrace

What’s around

  • In Sydney Central Business District
  • Circular Quay - 1 min walk
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal - 2 min walk
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge - 7 min walk
  • Australia Square - 9 min walk
  • Sydney Opera House - 14 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Queen Room
  • Two Double Beds Room
  • Superior King Room
  • Executive King Room
  • Deluxe King Harbor View
  • Queen Room Harbour View
  • Superior King Harbor View

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Sydney Central Business District
  • Circular Quay - 1 min walk
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal - 2 min walk
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge - 7 min walk
  • Australia Square - 9 min walk
  • Sydney Opera House - 14 min walk
  • Martin Place - 15 min walk
  • Pitt Street Mall - 15 min walk
  • Theatre Royal - 15 min walk
  • Sydney Tower - 18 min walk
  • King Street Wharf - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 17 min drive
  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 7 min walk
  • Sydney Milsons Point Station - 24 min walk
  • Sydney North Sydney Station - 4 min drive
  • Wynyard Station - 12 min walk
  • Martin Place Station - 16 min walk
  • St. James Station - 19 min walk
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55 George Street, Sydney, 2000, NSW, Australia

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 176 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 8 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.
  • COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

Things to do

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Number of spa tubs - 1
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible public restroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Playfair Terrace - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

The Lobby Bar - This lobby lounge serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AUD 29.50 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.5 percent

PetsPay at property

  • Service animals exempt from fees

Hygiene and cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination.

COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up.

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JCB International and Carte Blanche. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Holiday Inn Old Sydney
  • Sydney Holiday Inn Rocks
  • Holiday Inn Old Sydney Rocks Hotel
  • Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel
  • Rydges Sydney Harbour The Rocks
  • Holiday Inn Old Sydney the Rocks
  • Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel The Rocks
  • Holiday Inn Old Sydney Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Old Sydney Hotel Rocks
  • Holiday Inn Old Sydney Rocks
  • Holiday Inn Rocks
  • Holiday Inn Rocks Old Sydney
  • Holiday Inn Rocks Sydney
  • Holiday Inn Sydney Rocks
  • Old Holiday Inn Sydney

*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Rydges Sydney Harbour does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination at check-in. Furthermore, disinfectant is used to clean the property, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Yes, Playfair Terrace offers local and international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Fortune of War (3-min walk), Harbour View Hotel (4-min walk), and Australian Hotel (4-min walk).
  • No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Star Casino (5-min drive) is nearby.
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as cycling. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours and segway rentals. Enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa tub and an invigorating swim in the outdoor pool.
8.8.Fabulous.
  • 8.0.Very Good

    Good value

    Bob H, 1 night trip, Mar. 13, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent location close to circular quay and the harbour, opera house 😎

    3 night family trip, Mar. 12, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Great location. Staff wa unbelievable. Breakfast buffet outstanding. Rooms need renovations

    1 night trip with friends, Feb. 12, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Good location for cruising. Comfortable beds. Early check-in, luggage storing.

    Brigitte, 1 night trip with friends, Feb. 9, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent location. Convenient to everything, especially the cruise ship!

    Ken, 1 night romance trip, Feb. 5, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    It was right In the heart of old Sydney and walking distance from our cruise port. We had a lovely view of the ship and when it moved we could see the opera house. Shops and restaurants were abundant.

    1 night romance trip, Feb. 1, 2020

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  • 6.0.Good

    Property is in a great location but is very old and needs a complete update. The plumbing/bathrooms are terrible.

    2 night trip with friends, Jan. 24, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Basically a good place, especially for us, coming by Cruise Ship. Room clean, but ind moulin at the edge of the sink.

    2 night romance trip, Dec. 21, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very friendly staff in a great location. Easy to get to and from.

    1 night family trip, Dec. 4, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The location is excellent - within walking distance of so many restaurants, bars, cafes, the Opera House, Sydney Bridge, historical sites etc.

    2 night trip with friends, Dec. 3, 2019

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