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Park Hyatt Sydney
5 out of 5
7 Hickson Road, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is ¥50,950 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (201 reviews)

"Excellent hotel in an exceptional location. The rooms are stunning. Having access to an open balcony in the room is really lovely, too. I’m sure the hotel’s finding it’s groove again after the partial Covid lockdown, but the service was just a little off. Every time the we rang for assistance the ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Park Hyatt Sydney
The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney
5 out of 5
98 Gloucester Street, The Rocks, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥19,288 per night from Feb 18 to Feb 19
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,904 reviews)

"The room had a great view. It was clean and spacious."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2020

The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney
Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
110 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is ¥6,114 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (496 reviews)

"Everything great, especially location and size of rooms. Roof top terrace had amazing views."…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel
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Rydges Sydney Harbour
4 out of 5
55 George Street, The Rocks, NSW
The price is ¥13,549 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,217 reviews)

"beds were super comfy excellent location if you are scared of heights ask for a lower floor as all floors look over the foyer"…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Rydges Sydney Harbour
Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
5 out of 5
176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is ¥21,472 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,512 reviews)

"It was a beautiful stay and the hotel was a dream stay would love to have the opportunity to do it again"…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery
5 out of 5
34-52 Harrington Street, The Rocks, NSW
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥15,940 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
4.4/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)

"Fantastic boutique property, beautifully presented, my room was cosy and well appointed and I could see the opera house! Perfect spot at The Rocks within walking distance to so many sights and attractions. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery
The Russell Hotel
3 out of 5
143a George Street, The Rocks, NSW
The price is ¥12,155 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Quaint, full of character. Excellent service and well portioned."…"

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

The Russell Hotel
Rendezvous Hotel Sydney The Rocks
3.5 out of 5
75 Harrington Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is ¥13,691 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
4.3/5Excellent! (2,004 reviews)

"I love the location of this property. Close walking distance to the Rocks pubs, restaurants and markets but being a street back is lovely and quiet if you want to sleep. Great kitchenette and balcony if you just want to chill."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Rendezvous Hotel Sydney The Rocks
Mercantile Hotel The Rocks
2.5 out of 5
25 George Street, The Rocks, NSW
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The price is ¥6,187 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4/5Very Good! (787 reviews)

"The place is full of character. The rooms are typical oub rooms but if that does not worry you I would recommend staying here."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Mercantile Hotel The Rocks
Sydney Harbour Bed & Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
140 - 142 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
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4/5Very Good! (485 reviews)

"Very nice areas also quite"…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Sydney Harbour Bed & Breakfast
Australian Heritage Hotel
2.5 out of 5
100 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
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3.8/5Good! (487 reviews)

"The hotel is old so there you go. It does need some cleaning and patching but was a fun place. The staff are amazing. Good location. We would go back if it wasn't so far away from Canada."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Australian Heritage Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to The Rocks?
You’re already probably planning a visit to sights of historical relevance while on vacation in The Rocks. Be sure to check out the bustling port and renowned opera while you’re here. You can also take time at the popular shops in this romantic area.
What's the best hotel in The Rocks to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Sydney Harbour Bed & Breakfast is a top 3.5-star historic B&B bookable on Expedia and it offers free breakfast. Sydney Harbour Bridge is a short 11-minute walk away. Other choices to soak up the local history include Park Hyatt Sydney and Australian Heritage Hotel.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in The Rocks?
The Rocks is home to 20 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 11 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical sites and other places in The Rocks?
Top places to visit include Circular Quay, Overseas Passenger Terminal, and The Rocks Markets. In the area, you’ll also find Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.
What is a historic hotel like in The Rocks?
Guests who choose historic hotels have the opportunity to stay in a place that’s been recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can take the form of stately homes, palaces or even lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in The Rocks often preserve authentic characteristics like traditional architecture and period features in guestrooms or communal spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
These are quite similar. The term “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to put more importance on the architecture and actual building. Mainly heritage hotels draw meaning from the cultural value that the place has and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in The Rocks have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, while interiors have safety features and modern conveniences. Guests can expect the amenities from a contemporary hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. In The Rocks, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown or uncomfortable for guests.

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