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Holiday Inn Old Sydney

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ended a not so hot Royal Caribbean cruise on their tired ship, the Radiance, in Sydney. We exited the ship and walked with our luggage in tow across the street and a block or so toward the Sydney bridge to the entrance of the...More

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Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 1 week ago

Dear Metalmomma, thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed summary of your stay and visit to Holiday Inn Old Sydney. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and found our location and facilities...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Decent sized rooms with better than average facilities. Pool and hot tub on the top floor with great views over Sydney harbour. Good breakfasts and caters well for children with kids entertainment areas and great food. Breakfasts very good. Best feature is the location as...More

Thank glynis b
Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 1 week ago

Dear Glynis b, great to hear you had an enjoyable stay and were pleased with our breakfast, views and what we have to offer for families travelling with children. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Sydney! Kind regards, Thomas Zinn...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this hotel due to it's proximity to the Overseas Passenger Terminal as we took a cruise out of Sydney. (We simply walked [with all our luggage] from the hotel to the cruise port a street over the day of the cruise.) We arrived...More

1  Thank Stephanie E
Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 1 week ago

Dear Stephanie, thank you for sharing your recent experience. I am happy to hear the team looked after you well and you enjoyed our facilities and service prior to boarding your ship here in Sydney. It is so easy and stress free to do this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was just a stop over for 3 nights before we set off on our adventure. We arrived early after our red eye flight from Dubai and was told the room will be available soon. It was ready within 2 hours, very helpfull and pleasant...More

1  Thank MichaelJ1945
Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 1 week ago

Dear MichaelJ1945, Great to hear the team looked after you well and you found all comfort you were hoping for. Hope you had a great adventure and that you return to Old Sydney one day! Kind regards, Thomas Zinn General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here before and after a cruise and were met by family. From the start, we were really brilliantly catered for. The receptionists are so helpful, thank you. When we landed early in the morning we had a room ready for us - a...More

1  Thank roaming13
Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 1 week ago

Dear roaming13, great to hear you and your family had an enjoyable stay before and after your cruise from Sydney. It's so easy to get on and off the cruise ships and we are so close to explore everything in between. We hope this was...More

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Pool
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Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$190 - US$396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#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$190 - US$396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Green Hotel in Sydney
#34 Family Hotel in Sydney
#48 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
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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
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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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"Check out the view from room 606 and make your own choice"
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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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