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Holiday Inn Darling Harbour

4.0 of 5 68 Harbour St, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

We recently spent 3 nights at the Holiday Inn, Darling Harbour. I would firstly like to say a big thank you to the front desk for allowing us to check in at 10am. We were hopeful of being able to leave our luggage with them and exploring, but they surpassed themselves by making sure our room was ready. So well... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This property really needs an overall, based on my experience with this Holiday Inn I would not stay in another. Bar area and resturant area very average. Book in desk very average, just a 3 star property

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear ELAINE N, thank you for taking the time to post your honest and valued feedback after staying with us recently. We would welcome the opportunity to further discuss your comments with you in more detail. As we are not able to identify you from your screen name, we would request that you make direct contact with our Front Office... More 

Helensvale, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love a hotel that has bath robes for guests to use - so I was VERY HAPPY after opening the wardrobe doors. Seeing an emergency torch in the wardrobe, was something I haven't seen in a hotel before. A++ Loved the choice of soft or firm pillows. The bathroom had the usual little toiletries, and I note saying "If... More 

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Shropshire
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After travelling for almost 30 hours we were so pleased to arrive at the hotel at around 9am. Lovely friendly reception staff arranged for our room to be ready within the hour despite the 2pm checking time. She also gave us an upgrade to a spacious deluxe room. The hotel is ideal for the harbour and the Chinese gardens and... More 

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear ItchyfeetShrewsbury, thank you for choosing to stay with us during your recent visit to Sydney. We are pleased to receive your valued feedback and are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time in Sydney and also with us at the Holiday Inn. We look forward to welcoming you at another IHG Hotel next time you are travelling. Kind... More 

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a lovely two nights at your Darling Harbour Hotel. The stay as usual was excellent. Staff and management looked after us extremely well and nothing was a problem for all the team. The IHG group has to be the best hotel corporation around. Always happy to stay there.

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear umesh5522, your loyalty to Holiday Inn and IHG Hotels is greatly appreciated and we thank you for once again choosing to stay with us whilst you were visiting Sydney. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you again next time you are visiting Darling Harbour. Kind regards Bradley... More 

Perth, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a booking for my son and I at the ibis Sydney darling harbour, after checking into that hotel and not being satisfied with the property, I booked a family room at the holiday inn darling harbour ... Boy am I glad I did! First thing that I appreciate in comparison to the ibis was 1. The location. Much... More 

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear Chey_ngamokistevens, your feedback is very much appreciated and we are pleased to hear that you found our Family Room comfortable and you were able to easily access many of the local attractions close to the Hotel. Your feedback is highly valued and has been forwarded to our Team who are always interested to hear from our guests. We hope... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is perfectly located across the road from Sydney Entertainment Centre. Also close to great food options with Chinatown, Capitol Theatre and Market City which is a great spot for bargain fashion outlets and of course the famous Paddy's Markets!

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear DiegoBarake, it is great to hear from you after your recent stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our location in Southern Darling Harbour. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back next time you are visiting Sydney. Kind regards Bradley Boyd Director of Sales Holiday Inn Darling Harbour. More 

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a Deluxe room and were positively surprised. The room was spacious and there were two hard and two soft pillows to choose from and complimentary water. and we couldn't hear any street noise. Both check in and check out was fast but very impersonal.

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear maschmisch, it is great to hear from you after your recent stay and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed stay in our Deluxe Room. We also appreciate your feedback regarding our Front Desk team and this has been passed onto our Front Office Manager who will investigate and follow-up further. We hope to have the opportunity to... More 

Sydney
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its an adequate city hotel in Sydney at a reasonable price - better available but you will pay for it. Well located to Chinatown, Entertinment Centre and Darling Harbour. About 15mins walk to Central station with luggage on wheels. Car parking is remote to Hotel building but if you are aware of this you can plan accordingly (drop off your... More 

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear SidneeMan, thank you for choosing to stay with us recently. We were pleased to receive your feedback and hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to be able to welcome you again in the future, next time you are visiting the Darling Harbour area. Kind regards Bradley Boyd Director of Sales Holiday Inn Darling Harbour. More 

London, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The room was clean but basic; characterless but OK. Bathroom very dated and awful colours - like a saloon bar. Location pretty good and bar OK. The catering, however, was definitely not good. The breakfast was ridiculously overpriced and bad quality. Not enough food at peak time on Sunday and harassed looking staff struggling to cope. We ended up in... More 

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Bradley B, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear Kristian W, thank you for taking the time to post your honest and valued feedback after your recent stay with us. Whilst we are disappointed to hear of your experience we would welcome the opportunity to further discuss your comments with you in more detail and provide you with a more positive resolution. As we are not able to... More 

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Address: 68 Harbour St, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Darling Harbour 4*
Number of rooms: 346
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Holiday Inn Darling Harbour Hotel Sydney
Holiday Inn Sydney
Sydney Holiday Inn
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#64 Luxury Hotel in Sydney

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