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Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection
Ranked #50 of 179 Hotels in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Loved the hotel and the location - I was disappointed after booking through Booking.com to find the total amount for our stay was charged to my credit card immediately - I was extremely upset as I made several bookings on behalf of a number of friends, understanding that it would be charged to my credit card if we were a no show!! To have a large amount of money taken from my account almost two months prior, with no advice or confirmation that this had occurred until I saw my credit card statement was pretty disappointing, and certainly took the edge off our pending stay. There was no confirmation from the hotel that this had occurred, yet other hotels overseas I have dealt seem to manage to send through a welcoming email or confirmation of my booking, and DO NOT take any funds from my Credit Card until after I have checked in.
It was a total shock on receiving my credit card statement to find a considerable amount of money had been debited, with no advice from the hotel, despite also having ticked the box stating that I intended to use another (Australian) credit card.
Not only did I incur interest on my c/c , I also got hit with international conversion fees as well when I had funds from the friends I was coordinating the booking for, sitting in an Australian bank for that very purpose. Staff did try to placate me with a bottle of wine on arrival, but it still left a bitter taste.-

Room Tip: Ask for a room with a view to the Bridge but you may need to stand on your toes in the bathroom
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  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled with friends
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Dylan C, Front Office Manager at Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2015

Thank you very much for reviewing your stay!

We hope to welcome you back soon.

Sincerely,
HRH

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Reviewed 8 August 2014

Sandstone hotel in historic Rocks area of Sydney. Convenient location, within walking distance of Opera House, ferry terminals on Sydney Harbour, Overseas Cruise Terminal, Botanic gardens, train stations, as well as many of Sydney's top restaurants.
Some rooms on the upper levels have views of the harbour and Opera house and rooms are tastefully decorated with modern facilities.
The lobby and restaurant area of the hotel includes interesting decor relevant to the hotels history.
There is also a very good restaurant open for breakfast , lunch and dinner.

Room Tip: Rooms on upper levels have views, but there is no lift which may affect some people.
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  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Dylan C, General Manager at Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2014

Hi Lesley H, thanks for your review. It's great to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I'm glad to see that you were able to find some time to visit our restaurant also, it's a real hidden gem!

We hope to welcome you back soon.

Sincerely,
Dylan Cole
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

Room Tip: Rooftop and upper levels is a must, anything on the bottom floor is crap.
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  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled as a couple
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Dylan C, General Manager at Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2014

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Reviewed 7 August 2014

Enjoyed 3days hear,very close to water fronte and shopping.great food would recommend it to anyone we stayed there with friends who also enjoyed there stay.if you want to be near all major attractions like bridge and opera house

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled with friends
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Dylan C, General Manager at Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2014

Hi jenken67 - thanks so much for the 5 star review. We really do appreciate you highlighting this in a review!

We hope to welcome you back to the hotel soon!

Sincerely,

Dylan Cole
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled as a couple
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Dylan C, Front Office Manager at Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2015

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Reviewed 3 August 2014

  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled on business
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Dylan C, General Manager at Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2014

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Reviewed 28 July 2014

Room Tip: Had room next to main road, traffic was heavy in morning so wasn't able to sleep as long as I wo...
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Dylan C, General Manager at Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2014

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Additional Information about Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection

Address: 34-52 Harrington St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > The Rocks
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#34 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#37 Family Hotel in Sydney
#47 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
Price Range: £106 - £454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 59
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the heart of Sydney lies the Harbour Rocks Hotel, a beautiful yet intimate 59 room boutique hotel, steeped in the history of the famous Rocks precinct.The Harbour Rocks Hotel is the perfect Sydney hotel accommodation choice, a popular & exclusive “home away from home” for discerning travellers and the perfect base from which to explore the city of Sydney.Perfectly located in ‘The Rocks’ and just a short stroll from some of Australia’s best icons the Sydney Harbour Bridge & Opera House, this Sydney boutique hotel accommodation offers a variety of stunning guest rooms to choose from. All to suit the needs of both the professional business and experienced leisure traveller. ... more   less 
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