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4.4 out of 5 Excellent
1,360 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Spa
Restaurant
Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

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

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Explore the area

Popular LocationCircular Quay1 min walk
Popular LocationSydney Opera House7 min walk
Popular LocationAustralia Square8 min walk
AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)24 min drive

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  • Classic Room, 1 King Bed (City Side)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsClassic Room, 1 King Bed (City Side)
  • Room, 1 King Bed (Eastern Harbour)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed (Eastern Harbour)
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed (City Side, High Floor)

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed (City Side, High Floor)
  • Superior Room, 1 Double Bed

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Classic Room

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed
    More detailsClassic Room
  • Superior Room

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room
  • Room, 2 Double Beds (Opera House View)

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds (Opera House View)
  • Signature Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 70 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSignature Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Room, 1 King Bed (Opera House View)

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed (Opera House View)
  • Classic Room, 2 Double Beds (City Side)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsClassic Room, 2 Double Beds (City Side)
  • Room, 2 Double Beds (Eastern Harbour)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds (Eastern Harbour)
  • Club Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsClub Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Room, 1 King Bed (HARBOUR BRIDGE VIEW)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed (HARBOUR BRIDGE VIEW)
  • Club Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsClub Room, 1 King Bed
  • Room, 2 Double Beds (Harbour Bridge View)

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds (Harbour Bridge View)
  • Signature Suite, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • 70 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsSignature Suite, 2 Double Beds

About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney, InterContinental Sydney is in the city centre and by the ocean. Sydney Opera House and Sydney Tower are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Royal Botanic Gardens and Bondi Beach. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Taronga Zoo are not to be missed. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Martin Place Station is 8 minutes on foot and St. James Station is 10 minutes.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Circular Quay - 1 min walk
  • Sydney Opera House - 7 min walk
  • Australia Square - 8 min walk
  • Martin Place - 9 min walk
  • Overseas Passenger Terminal - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 4 min walk
  • Martin Place Station - 8 min walk
  • AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 24 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cafe Opera — 1 min walk
  • Tokonoma - 3 min walk
  • Cityextra - 4 min walk
  • Selah - 4 min walk
  • Quay Bar - 5 min walk

About this property

InterContinental Sydney

Luxury Sydney hotel in Sydney Central Business District, walk to Circular Quay
A full-service spa, a restaurant and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 509 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet and LCD TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, minibars and premium bedding.
InterContinental Sydney offers 509 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

This Sydney hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and in-room massages can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna and a fitness centre.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Odyssey Massage. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, Swedish massages and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and reflexology.

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
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
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 and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking: AUD 70.00 per night
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: AUD 42 for adults and AUD 25 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - swedish
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

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

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 3:00 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
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

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 27 March 2020 to 12 November 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 110.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

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 42 for adults and AUD 25 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 132 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 70.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 110.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 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 carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit 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

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

Property is also known as

InterContinental Hotel Sydney
InterContinental Sydney
Sydney InterContinental
Intercontinental Sydney Hotel Sydney
InterContinental Sydney Hotel
InterContinental Sydney Hotel
InterContinental Sydney Sydney
InterContinental Sydney Hotel Sydney

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at InterContinental Sydney and receive a full refund?
Yes, InterContinental Sydney offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to InterContinental Sydney cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does InterContinental Sydney have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is InterContinental Sydney pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at InterContinental Sydney?
Self-parking is available for AUD 70. Valet parking is available for AUD 70.00 per night. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at InterContinental Sydney?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 3:00 AM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at InterContinental Sydney?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Does InterContinental Sydney provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of AUD 132 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is InterContinental Sydney located?
Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Circular Quay, Government House and Sydney Opera House. Royal Botanic Gardens and The Rocks Markets are also within 15 minutes. Sydney Circular Quay Station is only a 4-minute walk and Martin Place Station is 8 minutes.
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Amenities

4.3/5

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5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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The location was spectacular- a five minute walk to Circular Quay, the Botanical Gardens, the Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. We had a view of Watson’s Bay which was gorgeous.
Stayed 11 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Spaciousness room. Great view. Wonderful buffet. Very pleasant staff.
Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Each and every one of the employers we encountered were friendly, efficient and anxious to ensure our wellbeing. Our stay was a pleasure.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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Hilton march stay
Just really gross to find a bathroom hair on tile wall but food and concierge were fabulous!
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Close to the Quay in a beautiful sandstone building filled with character. The staff were super attentive and diligent - the room and its view superb. Would thoroughly recommend.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020