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InterContinental Sydney - Sydney

5-starThis property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.
117 Macquarie StreetSydneyNSW2000Australia

Luxury hotel with spa, near Government House
  • Free WiFi
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Tasty breakfast
Great room
Very comfortable
Delicious food
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InterContinental Sydney - Sydney

More Info: 6823 2342

from S$214
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Harbor View (Eastern)
  • Club Room, One King Bed, City Side
  • Deluxe Suite, One King Bed, Harbour View
  • Standard Room, One King Bed, City Side
  • Club Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room
  • Superior Room
  • Room, 1 King Bed, View (Opera)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, View
  • Superior Room, 2 Double Beds

What’s around InterContinental Sydney - Sydney

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Government House (3-minute walk)
  • Sydney Opera House (5-minute walk)
  • Circular Quay (6-minute walk)
  • Royal Botanic Gardens (7-minute walk)
  • The Rocks Markets (7-minute walk)
  • Sydney Tower (10-minute walk)
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge (10-minute walk)
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium (12-minute walk)
  • Taronga Zoo (35-minute walk)
  • Bondi Beach (6.8 km)

Getting around

  • Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 18 min drive
  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 4 min walk
  • Sydney Milsons Point Station - 19 min walk
  • Sydney Central Station - 29 min walk
  • Martin Place Station - 9 min walk
  • St. James Station - 11 min walk
  • Wynyard Station - 12 min walk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

About InterContinental Sydney - Sydney

4-star luxury hotel close to Sydney Opera House

Circular Quay nearby

InterContinental Sydney is a 6-minute walk from Circular Quay, where you can catch a ferry across Sydney Harbour to Luna Park and Taronga Zoo. The hotel is adjacent to the Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens, and the Sydney Opera House is a 9-minute walk away.

Museums and history

A 10-minute walk from the hotel takes you to Sydney's historic Rocks district, located at the base of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The Museum of Sydney is a 2-minute walk away, and the Museum of Contemporary Art and Art Gallery of NSW are both within 10 minutes on foot.

Indoor pool with a view

The hotel offers in-house dining at Café Opera, or you can enjoy Australian wines in the Cortile lounge. There's a full-service spa with shiatsu and massages, as well as a 24-hour fitness center and indoor pool with views of Sydney Harbour.

City views, iPod® docks

In each of the hotel's 509 guestrooms you'll have LCD TVs with premium channels, as well as minibars, WiFi, and designer toiletries. All rooms include an iPod® dock and views of the harbor or city, and some suites also feature separate living rooms.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 509 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 20 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


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.


Cafe Opera - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

InterContinental Sydney - Sydney’s small print

Also known as

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


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.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Onsite credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Valet parking costs AUD 70.00 per night with in/out privileges

Rollaway beds are available for AUD 75.0 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AUD 42 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 1,214 reviews

InterContinental Sydney - Sydney
Great stay very nice facilities and good location for business
Michael, sg4 night trip
InterContinental Sydney - Sydney
Decent rooms, shame about staff
Room wise this is a decent hotel, unfortunately the obnoxious bar staff spoil it - if you value good customer service, avoid this hotel
A Traveller, sg3 night family trip
InterContinental Sydney - Sydney
Good service, lacklustre location & no wifi/parkin
For the price I paid, it was absolutely disappointing that there was no complimentary Wifi or parking. Parking was A$45 a night for even guests! Service was good and efficient though, as was the food and service at Cafe Opera. The hotel, while located in town, was not close to attractions like the WILDLIFE Zoo or the SEA LIFE Aquarium, and even took us a 15-20 minutes walk to Westfield, which was where the Sydney Tower Eye and other shopping were. There were no convenient buses that linked us to that shopping area, or to Central, as well. We were right down the street from the Sydney Opera House and Circular Quay though. Overall, appreciated the service, but I would not go back for the location and amenities.
A Traveller, sg3 night trip with friends
InterContinental Sydney - Sydney
Breakfast was fantastic, overall service top notch as expected from InterCon
A Traveller, sg5 night romance trip
InterContinental Sydney - Sydney
Very Good8.0
Intercontinental Club Room
Cannot talk highly enough of the service provided by the a Intercontinental club lounge staff. The best experience from a hotel chain in a very long time.
A Traveller, au1 night trip

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InterContinental Sydney - Sydney

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