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Holiday Inn Old Sydney

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Reviewed 1 week ago

When my brother heard that we were staying in Sydney in late January, he advised us that the hotel we had chosen, via Booking.com, was in a very noisy and busy part. He suggested that we pay a little bit more, and book into this...More

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

Dear jollyrobert, thank you kindly for the detailed feedback you have provided, I appreciate it very much. I am glad you had a pleasant experience and were able to appreciate the environment and history our property is operating under. It is quite different to other...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We regularly stay at this property because of both the location and the facilities of the hotel itself. It is definitely located in the best part of the city - right on the harbour with easy walking to shops, cafes, the Opera House, the Overseas...More

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

Dear Yvette, I am happy to hear you have stayed with us on several occasions and even more so about being your home away from home. This is the best compliment one can receive and I thank you sincerely. The team will be happy to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second stay here and this time we paid to upgrade to level 6 band a view of the harbour. Yes the rate is higher than many other options but the view and the 3 minute walk to the cruise ship makes it...More

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

Dear AussiePD, thank you for returning to Holiday Inn Old Sydney - I am happy to hear you had an enjoyable stay and great view from your room. We hope to see you again in the future. Many thanks, Thomas Zinn General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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

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Free Internet
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Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Concierge
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Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
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USD 186 - USD 397 (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
USD 186 - USD 397 (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
23 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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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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