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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Guest reviews

4.1 out of 5 Very good
975 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available
Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationWorld Square Shopping Centre5 min walk
Popular LocationSEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium14 min walk
Popular LocationHyde Park15 min walk
AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)33 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds (Family Deluxe)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 34.5 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds (Family Deluxe)
  • Room, 2 Single Beds

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 29 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsRoom, 2 Single Beds
  • Superior Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 29 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior Room
  • Room, Accessible (Mobility)

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 34.5 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsRoom, Accessible (Mobility)
  • Deluxe Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 29 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Room
  • Superior Room

    Room amenities

    • 29 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior Room
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 55 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds OR 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsSuite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Premium Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 55 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsPremium Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Family Room, 2 Queen Beds

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 34.5 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsFamily Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 29 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 29 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed

About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney's Chinatown neighbourhood, Holiday Inn Darling Harbour is in the city centre and near a metro station. Notable landmarks in the area include Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Capitol Theatre. Don't miss out on a visit to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping, whale watching and golfing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • World Square Shopping Centre - 5 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 14 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 15 min walk
  • Star Casino - 2 min drive
  • Martin Place - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Paddy's Markets Light Rail Station - 2 min walk
  • Sydney Central Station - 8 min walk
  • AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 33 min drive

Restaurants

  • Shipley's Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • JB's Bar & Grill — 1 min walk
  • N2 Extreme Gelato - 3 min walk
  • Haymarket Hotel - 4 min walk
  • The Eight Modern Chinese Restaurant - 4 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Darling Harbour

Eco-friendly Sydney hotel in Chinatown, walk to International Convention Centre Sydney
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, 24-hour room service, a meeting room and dry cleaning are on-site. All 370 rooms provide conveniences such as sitting areas and fridges, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars and electric kettles.
Holiday Inn Darling Harbour offers 370 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. A pillow menu is available. 30-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Sydney hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and fans. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit
  • WiFi in public areas is free with a 4-device limit

Parking and public transport

  • Limited parking spaces
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: AUD 29.95 for adults and AUD 19.95 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • Czech
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Malay
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • Vietnamese

Business services

  • 1 meeting 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
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Roll-in shower
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Fan
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 30-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and anytime
Early 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

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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 55.0 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 cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 29.95 for adults and AUD 19.95 for children (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 35.00 per night
  • 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 55.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 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
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
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

Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit; WiFi in public areas is also free and has a 4-device limit
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

Darling Harbour Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Darling Harbour
Holiday Inn Hotel Darling Harbour
Holiday Inn Darling Harbour Hotel
Darling Harbour Haymarket
Holiday Inn Darling Harbour Hotel
Holiday Inn Darling Harbour Haymarket
Holiday Inn Darling Harbour Hotel Haymarket

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Darling Harbour offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Darling Harbour cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Holiday Inn Darling Harbour pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour?
Check-in is from 2 PM to anytime. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is Holiday Inn Darling Harbour located?
Located in Chinatown, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Darling Square, Capitol Theatre and Chinese Garden of Friendship. International Convention Centre Sydney and Sydney Town Hall are also within 15 minutes. Paddy's Markets Light Rail Station and Capitol Square Light Rail Station are within a 5-minute walk.
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
My family only stayed overnight, it was quiet and clean.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Spacious and clean room accommodating staff, great location
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

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We were disappointed the restaurant and bar were not open on Sunday afternoon/night..
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful hotel, comfy beds, nice amenities. Easy to get anywhere in the city. We did a date night staycation and was the perfect one night getaway. Only downside was very thing walls—we, unfortunately, heard our neighbours much too easily in the middle of the night.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Good location close Light Rail Chinatown and Paddys markers. Good size room comfy bed. Would like some drawers to put clothes in.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

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