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Holiday Inn Old Sydney

2,538 reviews
#45 of 186 Hotels in Sydney
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  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed yesterday

While dated, the Holiday Inn Old Sydney provides spacious, clean and comfortable rooms at a tolerable price in this most expensive of cities. The rooms haven't been renovated in recent years, and the hotel is certainly showing signs of wear and tear. In fact, you'll...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

We were pleasantly surprised at how lovely our stay was at this hotel but it is charming and in a really nice quiet area of The Rocks. If you are taking a cruise this hotel is right opposite the cruise passenger terminal. There is a...More

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Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 16 January 2018

Dear Chilly25, thank you for your review and sharing your experience. I am glad to hear you had an enjoyable stay. Everything Sydney has to offer can be accessed easily either by foot or a quick ride on public transport. Although we are right next...More

Reviewed yesterday

Reasonably priced for location and Sydney. Great views of the Bridge, Opera House and Harbor. Easy walking distance for a ton of stuff, restaurants and pubs. Nice rooms, friendly bar and good breakfast.

Thank Chuck P
Reviewed 2 days ago

From the moment we checked in the ladies at the front desk were overly friendly and helpful and managed to get us early check-in as our flight arrived early. The location was incredible, very short walk to Circular Quay and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The...More

Thank EmilyG003
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hotel is in a great location for exploring the Sydney harbour area. It is located in the rocks and everything is within walking distance. The Rocks area itself is a part of old Sydney and has some wonderful bars, cafes, shops etc. The check...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$189 - US$396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Green Hotel in Sydney
#34 Family Hotel in Sydney
#48 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$189 - US$396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Green Hotel in Sydney
#34 Family Hotel in Sydney
#48 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
...More
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john b
6 October 2017|
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Response from Laurel S | Reviewed this property |
Walk out side door of hotel not front. In alleyway that has restaurant entrance. There ahead is a cafe that is organic and healthy and fresh food. Just can’t remember it’s name. So just a stroll under 2mins.
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RDWolf
22 August 2017|
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Response from Adrian M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about my previous question. Our windows did open and the stay was pleasant. My previous comment was for another hotel.
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Jane A
3 July 2017|
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Response from Karen72_13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm sorry I don't know. However most hotels can assist in some way although you may incur extra charge. I'd give them a call and ask, they are very helpful. Just make sure you call the hotel directly and not the external... More
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"6th floor if you can get it."
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"Ask for one on the higher floors--6 or 7 and be sure to ask for one that lets you see the Opera House and..."
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"Nice rooms overlooking the Rocks"
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