Welcome to Rydges Sydney Harbour (Formerly Holiday Inn Old Sydney).

Located just one street back from the Overseas Passenger Terminal, Rydges Sydney Harbour provides optimal accommodation for cruise guests. Overlooking picturesque Circular Quay in The Rocks, Rydges Sydney Harbour lets you experience Sydney’s history while placing you just a short walk from the CBD and other great Australian attractions.

Choose from one of 176 rooms, many of which feature breathtaking views of the iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House, at our premium Sydney accommodation and find a base from which you can explore this world-famous city.

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Rydges Sydney Harbour Accommodation

A heritage site dating back to 1926, Rydges Sydney Harbour sits amongst the undisturbed cobblestone laneways of the city’s oldest neighbourhood. You’ll find an array of boutique shops and galleries and plenty of cafes and restaurants on your doorstep. Within a few minutes’ walk you’ll be at Sydney Harbour, where you can check out the Museum of Contemporary Art or the Sydney Opera House, hop on a ferry to Manly Beach or Taronga Zoo, or catch a train to other noted Sydney hotspots.

With six luxurious room types, we can help you find an option that suits your travelling party and style. All come with free high-speed internet, a flatscreen TV, spacious en suites and plenty of natural light. Other hotel amenities include a 24-hour business centre, rooftop heated pool, guest laundry, dry cleaning, full service housekeeping and more.

Stop by The Lobby Bar for a pint or to sample acclaimed wines from the Hunter and Barossa regions. Or indulge in fantastic modern Australian and international fare with buffet breakfast or a la carte lunch and dinner at The Playfair Terrace restaurant. Don’t want to leave your room? No worries, as our 24-hour room service offers food and drinks to match your schedule.

For gatherings, our 55 George Street event space makes us one of the few hotels in Sydney with a rooftop venue featuring views of Sydney Harbour and its beloved landmarks. It’s great for parties, wedding celebrations, work functions and more.
For premium Sydney accommodation with stellar views, a convenient location and amazing amenities, look no further than Rydges Sydney Harbour.

Rydges Sydney Harbour

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