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Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel

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Indoor pool
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Overview of Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel

3.5 star property

4.0/5 Very good

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
Map
300 Esplanade, Sydney, NS, B1P1A7

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWorld's Largest Fiddle6 min walk
  • Popular LocationCentre 2006 min walk
  • Popular LocationSt. George's Church & Cemetery7 min walk
  • AirportSydney, NS (YQY)18 min drive

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About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney, Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel is in the city center and on the waterfront. Seaview Golf & Country Club and Coxheath Hills and Trails are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Johnson Lake Nature Reserve and Petersfield Provincial Park. Kayaking and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with cave exploring and hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design - 2 min walk
  • World's Largest Fiddle - 6 min walk
  • Centre 200 - 6 min walk
  • St. George's Church & Cemetery - 7 min walk
  • Cape Breton Centre for Heritage and Science - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Sydney, NS (YQY) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Peking Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Alexandra's Pizza - 3 min walk
  • Lebanese Flower - 4 min walk
  • Mian's Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • A Bite of Asia - 5 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel

3.5-star eco-friendly hotel by the ocean
Dry cleaning/laundry services, a bar, and a gym are just a few of the amenities provided at Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel. For some rest and relaxation, visit the hot tub. Enjoy ocean views and more at the two onsite restaurants. Free in-room WiFi and a 24-hour business center are available to all guests.
Additional perks include:
  • An indoor pool with a waterslide
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), self parking (surcharge), and express check-out
  • A banquet hall, wedding services, and concierge services
  • A porter/bellhop, a computer station, and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the location
Room features
All 152 rooms boast comforts such as premium bedding and pillow menus, in addition to thoughtful touches like free WiFi and air conditioning. Guests reviews give good marks for the clean rooms at the property.
Extra amenities include:
  • Pillowtop mattresses, rollaway/extra beds (surcharge), and free cribs/infant beds
  • Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and free toiletries
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and heating

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Languages

English

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/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
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 transportation

  • Self parking on site (CAD 7 per day)
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: CAD 20 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • SaltSpray Restaurant
  • Crown and Moose Pub

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Indoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Waterslide

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (5600 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • MP3 dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 4 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 19

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Guests booked in breakfast included rate plans receive breakfast for up to 2 adults who are sharing a guestroom. Breakfast fees apply for additional guests.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD 35 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
Welcoming dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 50 lbs)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Children up to the age of 18 years can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 10.0 per night
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Tourism fee: CAD 3.45 per accommodation, per night
  • Service fee: CAD 3 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Fee for full breakfast: CAD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 7 per day
  • Pet fee: CAD 35 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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 carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
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
Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

This property has received its official star rating from Canada Select.

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront
Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront Hotel
Holiday Inn Waterfront Hotel Sydney
Holiday Inn Waterfront Sydney
Delta Hotel Sydney
Sydney Delta Hotel
Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront Nova Scotia

Frequently asked questions

Does Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel have a pool?

Yes, this property has an indoor pool.

How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel?

As of Dec 7, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel on Dec 14, 2022 start from CA $143.09, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel pet-friendly?

Yes, this hotel allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 50 lbs per pet. There's a fee of CAD 35 per accommodation, per day.

How much is parking at Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel?

Self parking is available for CAD 7 per day.

What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel?

Check-in is from 4:00 PM - 4 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel located?

Located in the heart of Sydney, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design, World's Largest Fiddle, and Centre 200. St Patrick's Church Museum and St. George's Church & Cemetery are also within 10 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, an IHG Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 402 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "5 - Excellent 40%
Rating 4 - Good. 372 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 120 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 71 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 35 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "1 - Terrible 4%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.0/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Mark
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Wonderful stay, check in staff was very pleasant and quick. Lovely view of the boardwalk and the water!

4/5 Good

Rebecca
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Good location, helpful and friendly staff, clean, just not the newest hotel.

5/5 Excellent

Amanda
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The breakfast was amazing!
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2022

5/5 Excellent

madisan
Excellent
Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

malorie
Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is our go to hotel whenever we plan a weekend vacation. The pool is big and clean with a fun water slide.staff are great at reception and at the pub and restaurant. Free breakfast was a pleasant surprise on our most recent trip :)
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

madisan
Excellent
Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

Linda
Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very helpful staff. Excellent breakfast included with the room. Good location. A little worn but clean and quiet.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2022

4/5 Good

Ricardo, Seattle
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, friendly service, beautiful views. Only complaint was laundry was out of service, o ly a dryer was offered but no washer.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

madisan
Excellent
Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2022

4/5 Good

Lori
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We had a lovely veiw of the harbour from our room.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2022