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Outdoor pool
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Outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.5 out of 5 Wonderful
1,236 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationCircular Quay1 min walk
Popular LocationOverseas Passenger Terminal2 min walk
Popular LocationSydney Harbour Bridge8 min walk
AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)26 min drive

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  • Superior Room (King)

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  • Executive Room (King)

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About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney, Rydges Sydney Harbour is in the city centre and near the airport. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Queen Victoria Building are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit The Rocks Markets and Australia Square. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Sydney Cricket Ground or Qudos Bank Arena. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like ecotours and other activities like segway rentals/tours. Our guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Circular Quay - 1 min walk
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal - 2 min walk
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge - 8 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
  • AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 26 min drive

Restaurants

  • Playfair Terrace — 1 min walk
  • The Lobby Bar — 1 min walk

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. Other amenities include a spa tub, a 24-hour business centre and valet parking. All 176 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LCD TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, hairdryers and safes.
Rydges Sydney Harbour offers 176 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions come with premium digital channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Sydney hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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 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 sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking: AUD 55 per day
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: AUD 29.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Corner/local shop
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Linens
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LCD TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • LED light bulbs
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 17 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 55.0 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 29.50 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 55 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 30 per night
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 55.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 per cent

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
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

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Old Sydney Rocks Hotel
Holiday Inn Old Sydney Hotel
Holiday Inn Old Sydney Rocks
Holiday Inn Old Sydney
Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel
Rydges Sydney Harbour The Rocks
Holiday Inn Old Sydney the Rocks
Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel The Rocks

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Rydges Sydney Harbour and receive a full refund?
Yes, Rydges Sydney Harbour offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Rydges Sydney Harbour cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Rydges Sydney Harbour have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Rydges Sydney Harbour pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Rydges Sydney Harbour?
Valet parking is available for AUD 55 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Rydges Sydney Harbour?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Rydges Sydney Harbour?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is Rydges Sydney Harbour located?
Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hotel is steps away from The Rocks Markets, Circular Quay and Overseas Passenger Terminal. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Australia Square are also within 10 minutes. Sydney Circular Quay Station is 7 minutes by foot and Wynyard Station is 12 minutes.
4.5
Wonderful
1,236 reviews
5 - Excellent
701
4 - Good
439
3 - Okay
71
2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
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Great location and the service was overall good. It’s just an old property and the rooms could do with modernisation.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Clean room. Friendly staff. Lots of hand sanitiser everywhere.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Highly recommended! Check-in was made easy and fast by Matt.Excellent service,clean and what a location. It was our fist stay at Rydges,but will be back again.Thankyou for a excellent stay.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

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