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Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront

3.0 of 5 300 Esplanade, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 1A7, Canada (Formerly Delta Sydney Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saint John, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

In the past month I spend one night at the Holiday Inn in Sydney and two nights at the Hampton Inn nearby. The location and view at the Holiday Inn are very nice, but IMO you get much more for your money at the Hampton Inn a 3 minute drive nearby. The Hampton has a free breakfast that is very... More

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Québec
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We've got a corner room on the 5th floor with harbour view: spectacular! View is almost as good from the dining room where you have a good variety of menu items - nothing very fancy but well prepared (very good fish and chips). Rooms are large and up to date.

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Halifax, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here during a recent trip to Sydney for work. If you've read my other reviews, I usually stay at Hampton Inn. However, due to a recent bad experience and needing a change of scenery, I chose to stay at the Holiday Inn. A bad mistake. I'm sorry but I will return to the Hampton inn for my future... More

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Pincher Creek, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here early September before a trip around the Cabot Trail. Our room was on the 5th floor and we had a magnificent view of the harbor. The room was clean and well kept, and the front counter staff were ready for any of our questions. My only regret here was eating a meal at the hotel restaurant, the... More

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j1222014, Manager at Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. The view is amazing from our guest rooms and I am glad you enjoyed your time with us. I am disappointed to hear about your experience in our restaurant. I will pass your comments onto our Chef. jcunningham Manager More

Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had travelled to Sydney to catch a cruise. Unforutnately no hotel had been booked so We stayed at the Holiday Inn - a really helpful front of house manager called Amanda was great Rooms big and clean and a real blessing

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j1222014, Manager at Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your atay with us! I will be sure to pass on your comments to Amanda and the rest of the team. Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Jcunningham Manager More

Regina, Canada
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69 reviews 69 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was a nice big room, clean, comfortable beds, loved the option of firm or soft pillows, our view was breath taking, it was easy to find the hotel and great location for a walk and close to places to eat. Price was average, but a little more than we had payed at Holiday Inn's elsewhere. Our server at... More

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Cyril M, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront, responded to this review

Dear Chickipoo; Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of your stay, we value every guests opinion and we use every review to enhance the services and products we can provide to our guests to improve their stay with us. As the Guest Service Manager of the hotel I take the ultimate responsibility for my staff and... More

Halifax West Yorkshire
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stopped at a few Hloiday Inns worldwide, I have to say this is bottom of my list. member. We wre hardly made welcome at check in, and throughout our one night stay barely saw a happy member of staff. The corriders,were well over due a visit from the vaccum cleaner, to be fair the room itself was fine though.... More

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j1222014, Manager at Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront, responded to this review

I am dissapointed about the experience you had in our restaurant and with our front desk team and I apologize for that. The Crown and Moose pub is a great location and I am glad that you enjoyed it. I appreciate you taking the time to review our property as this is the best way for us to improve on... More

Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights while visiting Cape Breton. This is our first stay at Holiday Inn. Here's our impression: -Great view of the harbour from our room; it really is a waterfront hotel with the boardwalk just off the parking lot. -plenty of eateries around -The hotel is old but clean (the furnitures were modern) -There is an... More

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j1222014, Manager at Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the view from our hotel, it is one of the best. I apologize for the issues you had iwth your room and I will bring them forward to the maintenance department. We look forward to having you stay with us again Jcunningham Manager More

Truro, Nova Scotia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights during a conference. Food was very good, room provided for the conference was comfortable and serviced well. Front desk staff were efficient and friendly. Room was clean and had everything we needed. I would definitely stay here again!

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j1222014, Manager at Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront, responded to this review

Dear Lisa6272, Thank you for your review! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. I will be sure to pass on your compliment to the front desk staff! We look forward to your next stay with us. Jcunningham Manager Holiday inn Sydney Waterfront More

Victoria, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night , before leaving on the ferry the next day . I was told on check-in I was too early ... It was 3:30 ... Check-in is 4:00 ... They had no rooms ready ... I could go to the bar ... It would be about an hour ... Not expectable . When I returned an... More

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront, responded to this review

Dear momscookintravel, First of all, thank you very much for your recent stay at our hotel. It is our goal to consistently provide superior service and accommodations at our hotel and your comments are very important to us. Please accept our sincere apologies for not living up to your expectations and for not creating a memorable stay for you. I... More

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Address: 300 Esplanade, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 1A7, Canada (Formerly Delta Sydney Hotel)
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Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Cape Breton Island > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront 3*
Number of rooms: 152
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Also Known As:
Delta Hotel Sydney
Delta Sydney
Sydney Delta Hotel
Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront Nova Scotia

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