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Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   93 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
38 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We needed to stay in the City to attend wedding - I left the booking of the Hotel to my wife and suggested Intercontinental ( Where I am a Platinum Ambassador ) or Hilton ( where I am Gold Honours ) but she wanted to save some money and booked Sir Stamford on wotif - I was not happy. Back... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Charging $25 per day for WiFi access might have been OK in 2001 but these days it's akin to charging extra for running water or air con. Let it be known, this reviewer will not deliberately elect to stay at a property that takes this anachronistic approach. By all means be a lovely heritage property, but heritage pricing on fundamental... More

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Angela K, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear Cafehead, Thank you for your feedback after your recent stay. Our beautiful boutique property is ideally located in Circular Quay with fantastic access to all the Sydney icons. I loved your summation of your stay, defined as "Elegant property, charming staff". Our complimentary internet service in the lobby and business centre assists our guests who are looking to quickly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved staying in this hotel. The old heritage building and furnishings gave it a sense of old world character which is rarely found these days. Breakfast in the quiet dining room was bliss with hot dishes made to order along with a continental buffet. I can't fault the staff, all of them were extremely polite and helpful. And of... More

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Angela K, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear Daydreaming1, Thank you for your lovely review after your recent stay at the Sir Stamford. I am glad that you loved our location and old world character that the Hotel offers. Its such a lovely point of difference to offer to our guests. Our breakfast offering including the continental buffet with the selection changing regularly is complimented by the... More

Sydney
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, room was very spacious and clean. We had high tea in the restaurant and it was lovely. Walking distance to circular quay, opera house and the rocks. Would highly recommend staying here.

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Angela K, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear SealWoods, Thank you for your lovely review after your recent stay at the Hotel. High tea is such a great way to celebrate any special occasion. Whether it is a small table for 2 guests or a larger celebration in one of our private rooms. High tea is an experience not to be missed. Our conference and events team... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a great location with a short walk to Circular Quay and the Botanic Gardens. The room was big with a king bed and spacious seating area. The bed was comfortable with a lots of pillows to choose from. The bathroom was very nice and large. It had a separate bath and shower, dual sinks and door... More

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Angela K, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear Graham H, Thank you for your kind review after your recent stay with us at the Sir Stamford. I am glad you found our rooms to be large, spacious and comfortable. I will be sure to follow up with our maintenance team to ensure our entertainment system is upto standard. We look forward to welcoming you back to the... More

Dunedin, New Zealand
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20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in a standard room - very spacious and comfortable. The mood lighting was a little dark to get much work done and the desk a little high to work at comfortably but otherwise no complaints. Lovely large bathroom too. Great foyer with fire going in the evening and good restaurant 'the bar'. Excellent breakfast that was included in my... More

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Angela K, General Manager at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear nzamy, Thank you for your review after you recent stay, I am glad that you enjoyed your time at the Hotel. Our rooms are lovely and spacious with beautiful french doors opening out onto Juliet balconies. The Bar is a great place to enjoy high tea or shared bites and a quiet drink at the end of the day.... More

Hobart, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In town for business - first time at this property - located close to circular quay - reception staff very friendly . My room on level 2 had a small balcony with glimpses of the harbor bridge. Very roomy with excellent facilities and quiet. The bar within the property is one of old world charm with high backed chairs and... More

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Melbourne
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good property, with wonderful staff who will go out of their way to make sure you have a positive experience. However, the location of the hotel, with an entrance to a freeway on one side, and the train station and the freeway on the other, will simply make it too difficult to sleep if you are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First trip to Australia and to Sydney. We wanted to stay somewhere close to all the attractions (Opera House and Sydney Harbor Bridge). This hotel is just up the road (3-5 minute walk) from the Opera House and Circular Quay with ferry rides, restaurants and shoppes. Also walking distance to The Rocks with great restaurants, shoppes, bars, and sights. Fantastic... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is our second stay at Sir Stanford. an excellent hotel, quaint with character. rooms are very big. staff excellent. food and bar all good. having stayed at many Sydney hotels, this is our favourite. only small deficit was that the previous persons used coffee cups were still outside our room on the second day.

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Address: 93 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
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Hotel Class:5 star — Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Hotel Sydney 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Sydney #2 Family Hotel in Sydney #6 Romantic Hotel in Sydney #23 Business Hotel in Sydney
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Sir Stamford at Circular Quay offers 105 generously sized, well appointed hotel guest rooms, including 15 hotel suites, the majority of deluxe rooms and suites feature French doors opening onto Juliet Balconies, which overlook the Sydney Harbour, Circular Quay, Sydney Conservatorium of Music or the Royal Botanic Gardens. Significant fine art collection featuring 18th Century Louis XV and Georgian antique furniture, Staffordshire ceramics, French marble urns, Persian rugs and hundreds of hand cut chandeliers. The hotel itself partly resides in a stunning 1897 historic Health Department Building. Open fireplaces in winter and the pleasure of a roof top swimming pool in the summer. A fully equipped gym complete with a sauna. Famous for High Teas, Sir Stamford at Circular Quay has excellent one bedroom suites and one of Sydney's largest Presidential suites complete with a Steinway baby grand piano. ... more   less 
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