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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, rollaway beds

Guest reviews

4.5 out of 5 Wonderful
1,254 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

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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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1-800-675-4318
  • Queen Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsQueen Room
  • Twin Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsTwin Room
  • Superior Room (King)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room (King)
  • Executive Room (King)

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room (King)
  • Deluxe Room, Harbor View (King)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Harbor View (King)

About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney, Rydges Sydney Harbour is in the city center and near the airport. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House are notable landmarks, and travelers 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 an 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
  • Sydney Opera House - 14 min walk
  • Luna Park - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 7 min walk
  • Wynyard Station - 12 min walk
  • Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) - 26 min drive

Restaurants

  • Playfair Terrace – Restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.
  • The Lobby Bar – Serves light fare daily, happy hour available.

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 center, and valet parking. All 176 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, hair dryers, and safes.
Rydges Sydney Harbour offers 176 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

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

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/140°F 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 sanitizer 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 transportation

  • 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
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

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

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 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 elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Linens
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED light bulbs
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 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
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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 percent

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
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Contactless check-out is available
Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service
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
Holiday Inn Old Sydney Hotel
Holiday Inn Old Sydney Hotel Rocks
Holiday Inn Old Sydney Rocks
Holiday Inn Rocks
Holiday Inn Rocks Old Sydney
Holiday Inn Rocks Sydney
Holiday Inn Sydney Rocks
Old Holiday Inn Sydney
Sydney Holiday Inn Rocks
Holiday Inn Old Sydney Rocks Hotel
Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel
Rydges Sydney Harbour The Rocks
Holiday Inn Old Sydney the Rocks
Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel The Rocks

Frequently asked questions

Does Rydges Sydney Harbour have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Valet parking is available for AUD 55 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is this hotel located?
Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hotel is steps 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.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Rydges Sydney Harbour

4.5
Wonderful
1,254 reviews
5 - Excellent
714
4 - Good
440
3 - Okay
74
2 - Mediocre
17
1 - Poor
9
4.5
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.2
Property condition
4.0 out of 5 Good
    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020
    5.0 out of 5 Excellent
    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    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
    3.0 out of 5 Okay
    • Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

    This hotel is very basic for the price, but location is pretty good if you want to be based near the Harbour

    Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020
    3.0 out of 5 Okay
    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
    • Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020
    3.0 out of 5 Okay
      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020