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Rydges Sydney Harbour

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Rydges Sydney Harbour

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Rydges Sydney Harbour

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
2000, NSW, The Rocks, 55 George Street

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCircular Quay1 min walk
  • Popular LocationSydney Harbour Bridge7 min walk
  • Popular LocationSydney Opera House14 min walk
  • AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)17 min drive

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About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney, Rydges Sydney Harbour is in the city center and near the airport. While the natural beauty of Balmoral Beach and Bondi Beach can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Circular Quay. Check out an event or a game at Qudos Bank Arena, and consider making time for Taronga Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like ecotours and other activities like segway rentals/tours. Guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • 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

Getting around

  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 7 min walk
  • Wynyard Station - 12 min walk
  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Playfair Terrace – Restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.
  • The Lobby Bar – Serves light fare daily, happy hour available.

About this property

Rydges Sydney Harbour

4-star Sydney hotel in Sydney Central Business District, walk to Circular Quay
A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a spa tub, a rooftop terrace, and dry cleaning are onsite. All 176 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find pillow menus, hair dryers, and safes.
Rydges Sydney Harbour offers 176 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: AUD 29.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED light bulbs
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 29.50 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JCB International, and Carte Blanche; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Old Sydney
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
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

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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 549 out of 999 reviews
5 - Excellent 55%
Rating 4 - Good. 350 out of 999 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 71 out of 999 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 20 out of 999 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 999 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great hotel positioned really well on the Rocks. Loved my time there. Thanks, Al
Stayed 7 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location, staff, comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The rooms are tired and old. There were a number of events going on that created way too much noise. We ended up changing to another hotel after the first night of our three night stay.
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021