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Holiday Inn Old Sydney

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was recommended by Trailfinders in Edinburgh and it didn’t disappoint. Reception staff very helpful. Room was a good size with en suite shower room. We overlooked a lovely Italian restaurant which we tried one night. Didn’t use the rooftop pool or spa because...More

1  Thank Aileen K
Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 4 days ago

Dear Aileen, thank you for staying with us on your visit to Sydney. I am happy to hear you had an enjoyable time, even thought the weather was not at its best. There is plenty to do and see and sometimes it's better if it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here several times over the years and have never been disappointed, in fact somehow it gets better. Whilst this is not one of the most luxurious hotels in Sydney, it is consistently excellent. The rooms are good and very clean. The customer...More

1  Thank Casscruise2
Response from Thomas Z, General Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 4 days ago

Dear Casscruise2, thank you for your kind review - I am very happy to hear you choose to return and stay with us. The team will be happy to hear you enjoy their service and we are already looking forward to your next visit! Best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arrival the staff at the Hotel were very friendly and helpful. Check-in was simple and fast. The hotel was clean in the foyer area and as for the location, you are staying in the heart of the oldest part of Sydney… What more could...More

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

Dear Mick, thank you for your recent visit and great to hear you had an enjoyable stay with us. It's great to hear you found our team friendly & helpful. I will make sure the team is replenishing amenities when they service the room, this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There is only one thing this hotel has going for itself and that is location. Other than that, we’ll, in fairness, the breakfast was acceptable, but other than that, nothing! We paid over $400 Canadian dollars for the room, for one night. It had a...More

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

Hi Don, I am sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations. We pride ourselves of a high cleaning standard and I am sorry that you experienced otherwise. Kind regards, Thomas Zinn General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our travel agent booked us into the Holiday Inn at The Rocks in Sydney for a 4-night stay in a standard room in October. I did not have massive expectations but how wrong I was. The facade is an original brick building on George Street...More

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

Dear EmmaDumford, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, were able to enjoy the benefits from our ideal location, the spectacular views from our roof top and were able to enjoy...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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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Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$159 - US$404 (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$159 - US$404 (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
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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
4 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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"High floors have poor water pressure for showers."
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"Rooms on the 8th floor are quieter as the restaurant is on the 1st floor (821 was good and faces over the..."
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"There is no need for a room with a view. They have great views of the Harbor Bridge, Opera House and downtown..."
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"You need to book for this evening well in advance."
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