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The RocksAustralia

Get away to romantic The Rocks! Enjoy the opera, local cuisine, and entertainment.

Discover the romantic city of The Rocks—a bustling port, gourmet restaurants, and top sights from Circular Quay to Overseas Passenger Terminal.

Top Hotels in The Rocks

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
5 out of 5
176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
¥16,573
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Museum of Contemporary Art and Circular Quay. The Rocks Markets and ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (4,069 reviews)

"The in house dining wasn’t up to the Shang’s standards"…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
Rydges Sydney Harbour
Rydges Sydney Harbour
4 out of 5
55 George Street, The Rocks, NSW
¥10,601
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hotel is steps from The Rocks Markets, Circular Quay, and Overseas Passenger Terminal. Sydney Harbour Bridge ...

4.4/5Excellent! (3,092 reviews)

"location ideally located to waterfront but a bit far from the air port. The hotel staff was friendly and was clean and the food was good.Oh by the way it is no longer the Holiday Inn."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Rydges Sydney Harbour
The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney
The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney
5 out of 5
98 Gloucester Street, The Rocks, NSW
¥15,330
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Circular Quay and Museum of Contemporary Art. The Rocks Markets ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (1,854 reviews)

"Location was good. Nice amenities. Close to restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney

Popular things to do in The Rocks

Museum of Contemporary Art
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Museum of Contemporary Art

4.5/5(48 reviews)

You can spend time browsing the exhibits at Museum of Contemporary Art during your trip to The Rocks. Experience the area's acclaimed theater scene and fascinating museums.

Cadman’s Cottage
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Cadman’s Cottage

Find out about the history of The Rocks when you take a trip to Cadman’s Cottage. Stroll along the beautiful beaches or visit the shops in the area.

Argyle Cut
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Argyle Cut

You can find out about the history of The Rocks when you stop by Argyle Cut. Visit the area's shops or amble around its waterfront.

Sydney Opera House
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Sydney Opera House

4.5/5(1,506 reviews)

One of the world’s most famous buildings is surprisingly accessible; take in a show or just take a stroll to admire this astonishing building.

Circular Quay
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Circular Quay

4.5/5(1,393 reviews)

Flanked by the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, Sydney’s transportation hub is one of the prettiest terminals in the world.

Bondi Beach
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Bondi Beach

4.5/5(881 reviews)

Locals and travelers from all over the world come to worship the sun, sand and clear blue waters of Australia’s most famous beach.

Top activities in The Rocks

Sydney Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour
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Sydney Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour

84% of travellers recommend
¥3,796
Per adult
The Rocks Walking Tours
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The Rocks Walking Tours

98% of travellers recommend
¥2,135
Per adult
Story of Sydney Half-Day Tour
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Story of Sydney Half-Day Tour

100% of travellers recommend
¥9,523
Per adult
Sydney Icons, Bays & Beaches Boat Tour with 2 Guided Stops
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Sydney Icons, Bays & Beaches Boat Tour with 2 Guided Stops

100% of travellers recommend
¥8,301
Per adult
Sydney Harbour Scenic Helicopter Tour
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Sydney Harbour Scenic Helicopter Tour

92% of travellers recommend
¥14,156
Per adult
Luxury Sydney Private Day Tour - See Sydney in Style!
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Luxury Sydney Private Day Tour - See Sydney in Style!

100% of travellers recommend
¥24,886
Per adult

Reviews of The Rocks

4.7

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
132
5 - Excellent 74.15730337078652%
4 - Good
39
4 - Good 21.910112359550563%
3 - Okay
5
3 - Okay 2.808988764044944%
2 - Disappointing
2
2 - Disappointing 1.1235955056179776%
1 - Terrible
0
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 28, 2020

Quaint historical part of town with tons of restaurants and shopping!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 25, 2020

Wandered down to 6 Heads Restaurant in the Rocks and had the best meal with great wine in a wonderful setting overlooking Opera House and water. In Sydney to go to Rosehill racetrack.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Feb 2, 2020

Busy busy busy!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jan 3, 2020

Downtown Sydney closes down, but The Rocks stays open!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Dec 29, 2019

Like every tourist place, too many people!!! Didn't really get to enjoy it.

5/5 - Excellent

Jenifer

Nov 24, 2019

Great area with lots of options for dining, shopping, entertainment and more.

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