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InterContinental Sydney

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had 3 nights staying here, we had a room on the 18th floor over looking the botanical gardens, and the harbour and naval base beyond. The room was what you would expect from an Intercontential very clean, modern and full of the extra's you expect. Due to our tour schedule we didn't eat in the hotel so can't comment...

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Uralla, Australia
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Our return visit to the Intercontinental was as lovely as previous visits.The view from our suite was superb and we enjoyed the delicious buffet in the Cafe Opera.The hotel is so well placed to visit the harbour,the Rocks,the CBD shops,gardens,in fact all the attractions of central Sydney.We look forward to returning to such comfort!

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We spend a wonderful 2 nights here and the event and location was great. The view was great and the location was so close to many restaurants/ bars/ and tourist spots. The breakfast is to die for and so many choices. The pool location is great . It is easy to just jump onto the train ferry or bus. Will...

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Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thankyou for a lovely experience - we found from the valet to the reception staff, everyone was delightful. Being a IHG member, this was our 2nd time staying here (for Coldplay concert) and loved it despite how busy they were. We had a beautiful view of the Harbour bridge and the Opera House adding that special touch to our trip....

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London
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is an average modern hotel. The rooms were on the small side and the hotel food was average to quite good at times.I found the restrictions on guests rather rude and whilst the reception staff were polite and helpful they did not exceed theirs roles in any way, we were also persuaded to join the member ship which...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed for two nights in a club eastern harbour view room then returned for four nights in a deluxe eastern harbour view room. I loved having breakfast and evening drinks and canapés in the club on level 32 with its unbelievable views of the Opera House, Harbour and Bridge. I could have sat there forever. So beautiful from morning...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Checked into hotel and gave the keys of my brand new vehicle to valet services. Received my car back with damage to the side of the car which they tried to hide from me. Phoned the duty manager, who got the security manager on to this. He confirms that my vehicle arrived with no damage and that he will hand...

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North Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Is the upstairs lounge on the 31st floor. The views are of the Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge and are incredible. You have to have a reservation after 8 pm. Before that it is available to some group with mysterious status in the Intercontinental Club group. That lounge access is from approximately 5 to 7 pm (also breakfast...

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Interconsydney, General Manager at InterContinental Sydney, responded to this review

Dear ExploringtheEarth, As an InterContinental Hotels & Resorts Platinum Ambassador member thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and choosing to stay with us at InterContinental Sydney! The Club InterContinental experience is certainly one not to be missed! It is a highlight for many of our guests with its exclusive benefits, panoramic views across Sydney Harbour, and...

Havelock, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location. Walking distance to opera house and Harbour Bridge and restaurants along the harbour. Our room included a view of the bridge but not the opera house due to building obstruction. Unfortunately no balcony so we could not sit out and watch the boats come and go. Great breakfast buffet. Bathroom did not have a separate shower.

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Interconsydney, General Manager at InterContinental Sydney, responded to this review

Dear LabelleKosh, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent stay with us here in Sydney. We are naturally delighted to read about your experience with us and that in particular you took delight in our great location - so close to many of Sydney's most famed highlights. My team and I look forward to welcoming...

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 8 days for the end of my husband's 40th Birthday trip to Australia and our Anniversary, I had previously emailed enquiring as to anything that could be suggested etc to make the visit more special, I had been sent a downloadable file advising of the various things that could be purchased from the hotel but no...

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Interconsydney, General Manager at InterContinental Sydney, responded to this review

Dear Steve_Naga, Thank you for selecting InterContinental Sydney to stay in while visiting Sydney recently. I am pleased you have shared with us your thoughts and comments from your experience. May I acknowledge your complimentary comments on our team of colleagues that you encountered during breakfast, as well as the servicing of your room - I will be sure to...

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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The Meat & Wine Co Circular Quay
The Meat & Wine Co Circular Quay
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Australian
Cafe Opera
Cafe Opera
Cuisines: Seafood, Australian, Fusion
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
InterContinental Sydney has been the luxury hotel of choice to meet, do business and unlock authentic experiences that make Australia's harbour city one of the best places in the world to live, work and visit. From its exceptional service and world-class facilities to luxury accommodation and rooftop Club InterContinental that overlooks Sydney harbour, it offers everything you need to make your time in the city count. With a total of 509 rooms and suites, 15 meetings and conferences spaces and dining options offering both seasonal fresh seafood buffet and a la carte dining, InterContinental Sydney caters for everyone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Sydney

Address: 117 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Central Business District
Price Range: ₹ 9,345 - ₹ 31,580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Sydney 5*
Number of rooms: 509
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Sydney Hotel Sydney
Sydney Intercontinental
Hotel Style:
#9 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#11 Family Hotel in Sydney
#12 Spa Hotel in Sydney
#15 Business Hotel in Sydney
#27 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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“High floor over looking harbour and naval base”
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“Buy a Sydney Transit Opal card and put $10 on it which will allow you to use the ferries all day. Great views of from ferries.”
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“Costs more but Opera House view is fantastic”
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“Ask for one overlooking the harbour.”
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