Intercontinental Sydney

Location: New South Wales | Australia

Price guide: £££££ £100-£200 per person per night

Situated on historic Macquarie Street, the luxurious InterContinental Sydney exudes prestige and historical significance. A National Trust landmark, the hotel is distinguished by the 1851 treasury building's sandstone facade, and overlooks the majestic Sydney Opera House and surrounding harbour.
Perfect forFans of rooms with a view – great for couples and families.
In the knowFor the ultimate Sydney experience, upgrade to a Club InterContinental room and receive access to the exclusive Club InterContinental lounge, with its own wraparound outdoor terrace that provides sweeping views of the sparkling Sydney harbour.

Recommended for...

  • City Hotel
  • Family-friendly
  • Luxury Hotel
  • Spa & Wellness

Hotel Overview


117 Macquarie Street, near Circular Quay station.

Rooms at InterContinental Sydney

The rooms and suites are spacious and full of light, blending luxury and comfort with views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House or Royal Botanic Gardens. Styled with subdued colour schemes and home to the latest entertainment systems, all rooms have an elegant touch that comes with the hotel’s heritage.

Food and Facilities

Children will love the heated indoor pool on the 31st floor that provides views of the harbour below. Situated within the 19th century treasury building, the in-house restaurant Cafe Opera serves up classic Australian and European cuisine. Dine under the beautifully grand windows, overlooking spectacular views of the city.

Activities at InterContinental Sydney

For families, the Art Gallery of New South Wales and Sydney Aquarium are nearby. You can also explore the Rocks, browse the designer boutiques in the Queen Victoria building or visit the on-site Odyssey Massage for a relaxing treatment.

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