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Holiday Inn Old Sydney

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  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 14 April 2015

a very comfortable hotel in a great location on the 'rocks'. sure the hotel could do with a makeover but it is very clean & comfortable, good size rooms with good staff and service. roof top pool is small but has a great view of...More

Thank priestfield
Response from HMHIOldSydney, Hotel Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 20 April 2015

Dear priestfield, Thankyou for taking the time to review our hotel. We were pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your feedback. Wishing you safe future travels. Kind regards, Rob & Team Holiday Inn Old Sydney

Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

I was pretty peeved when I was moved from the location I requested by geographically challenged travel organisers North Sydney to this absolutely fabulous fantastic location in the Rocks old Sydney I remember this place from my younger years and I never say this but...More

Thank Tracie C
Response from HMHIOldSydney, Hotel Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 20 April 2015

Dear Tracie C, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. It was so nice to read that you pleasantly enjoyed your stay with us. Our hotel is Heritage listed and certain,y and a lot of charm to it along with an unbeatable...More

Reviewed 14 April 2015

Stayed here for two nights at Easter. This hotel is in a great spot. It is very clean and comfortable and the perfect place to stay if you are out and about most of the time. Just a shame they don't have free wifi. I...More

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Response from HMHIOldSydney, Hotel Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 20 April 2015

Dear islandtraveller72, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel.We were pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay in Sydney and our hotel. We have WIFI throughout our hotel, it is complimentary if you sign up to our free loyalty program called...More

Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Stayed here on Saturday night as a part of a wedding. The groom had organised food hampers to be delivered to the rooms of the guests staying there. He had delivered these personally to the hotel. Alas, when I arrived, I was the only one...More

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Response from HMHIOldSydney, Hotel Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 20 April 2015

Dear Hannah2137, Thankyou for taking the time to provide your feedback. There are some very serious allegations which you have made I in your review which we would like to address with you privately. I can assure you that no items have been kept by...More

Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We had a four night stay here in March 2015. Corner room with view of bridge. I am puzzled with some of the critical reviews - yes the hotel is 'dated' but it is perfectly clean with excellent facilities, and the building itself is in...More

Thank Wendy J
Response from HMHIOldSydney, Hotel Manager at Holiday Inn Old SydneyResponded 13 April 2015

Dear Wendy J, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Thank you so much for your very kind and balanced review. Our hotel unfortunately does not please everybody however our team ensure that we provide excellent service, a clean hotel and excellent...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$165 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Green Hotel in Sydney
#34 Family Hotel in Sydney
#48 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$165 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Green Hotel in Sydney
#34 Family Hotel in Sydney
#48 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
...More
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john b
6 October 2017|
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Response from Laurel S | Reviewed this property |
Walk out side door of hotel not front. In alleyway that has restaurant entrance. There ahead is a cafe that is organic and healthy and fresh food. Just can’t remember it’s name. So just a stroll under 2mins.
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RDWolf
22 August 2017|
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Response from Adrian M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about my previous question. Our windows did open and the stay was pleasant. My previous comment was for another hotel.
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Jane A
3 July 2017|
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Response from Karen72_13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm sorry I don't know. However most hotels can assist in some way although you may incur extra charge. I'd give them a call and ask, they are very helpful. Just make sure you call the hotel directly and not the external... More
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"Rooms on the 8th floor are quieter as the restaurant is on the 1st floor (821 was good and faces over the..."
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"There is no need for a room with a view. They have great views of the Harbor Bridge, Opera House and downtown..."
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"You need to book for this evening well in advance."
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"Room high up and at end of a corridor."
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