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New Delhi, India
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Room location was great , Hotel Concierge service was excellent as well in helping me book my Sightseeing trip to Blue Mountains. The rooms don't have free Wifi , but you can access the Wifi in the Hotel Lobby for half an hour everyday , which is sufficient if you're on a vacation. I would recommend this Hotel as a... More 

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Thank tanujkhu82
tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear tanujkhu82 Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and you loved the location and the staff was also helpful. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Michelle Street Reservations More 

Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for 3 days and we enjoyed the great location as it very close to Paddy's Market, Chinatown and Darling Harbour. Just 5 minutes walk is the Eddy/ Central station and you can catch a train going to Circular Quay/Opera house. The only problem we encountered was with a the Wilson's parking where the hotel is... More 

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Thank ChristinePT
tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear ChristinePT Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Sorry to hear about your experience relating to the parking and glad to hear that TJ could resolve it immediately for you. We value your feedback and hope you will visit us again soon. Sincerely, Michelle Street... More 

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very strategy location of the stay, just right behind the Sydney China Town, easy access to food and bazaar - Padi Market. Walking distant to pub and Asian cuisine restaurant, about 20 - 30 minutes to Sydney Opera house. Strongly recommend for all

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tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear davidcV2693CJ Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed where we are located and your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Michelle Street Reservations More 

Gold Coast
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66 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were booked in as it was central to a Conference we were attending at The Australian Technology Park which is a 35mjns walk and a 10min walk to Darling Harbour for dinners for we were right at China Town so a nightly massage next door was awesome. We arrived at the hotel and when we checked in we were... More 

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tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear DavKayGoldCoast Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your "girls weekend away" with us. Thank you for your feedback. We understand and apologize for the inconvenience caused by the demolition across the road. We hope for the opportunity to make this up to you the next time you are... More 

Milan, Italy
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39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there for business, 2 weeks in a row: service was not great but acceptable, breakfast acceptable (slightly boring), room clean. Very crowded, probably not the best for business, mainly for tourists

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tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear Paolo S Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better... More 

Echuca, Australia
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77 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great spot to stop while in Sydney, central and handy to lots of attractions. Great restaurant and bar facilities. No onsite parking available, but, otherwise great. A few minutes walk to Darling Harbour and heaps of fine eateries etc, water taxi's, parks and gardens

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tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear Zhimin D Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Regards Michelle Street Reservations More 

Brisbane, Australia
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32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here as I'm a platinum IHG member and when went to be checked in at the priority check in was ignored. No welcome that I was a platinum member only till I mentioned this. No offer to help with my luggage either check in or check out. Breakfast was crazy, big line up to even get in and food... More 

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tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear dorean24 We thank you for taking the time to post your valued feedback after your recent stay with us. Whilst we are disappointed to hear of some of your experiences, your feedback does provide us with areas to focus on so that we are able to provide a more positive experience for our guests. Your feedback has been shared... More 

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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39 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location is just superb just on one end of Sydney CBD from where major places of interest is very close.nice and tidy very well maintained. ..breakfast has a descent lay and staff is very accomdative...the rooms are maintained well....suggestion to have some Indian option in the breakfast....all good kudos to the staff back....would recommend strongly for business travellers.....

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tjo-tjo, Manager at Holiday Inn Darling Harbour, responded to this review

Dear SAPBAPI Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, particularly the location, housekeeping and breakfast. We have also noted your feedback about adding variety into the buffet and have passed this feedback on to the Chef. We take great pride in our service, so we value... More 

South Australia, Australia
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54 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined here twice whilist in Sydney, staff service was outstanding, friendly, quickly moved 2 tables together for a family dining experience, Chef cooked our Steak as we didn't want the hot rock experience with small children, all round great service, wish we had stayed here !

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

Dear Dean M, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience in JB's whilst you were in Sydney recently. We will be sure to share your comments with our Food & Beverage Team and trust that we can welcome you as a in-house guest next time you are visiting Sydney. Kind regards Bradley Boyd Director of Sales... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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144 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Conveniently located in China Town and close to the city's attractions you have plenty of competitive options for food and entertainment nearby. The hotel self is nothing special. Rooms are good are clearly well used. Breakfast was OK. Long wait to check out. Shame that fridge in my room froze everything in it!

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

Dear Dawdragon, we appreciate your time in posting your comments after staying with us recently. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed our location in Southern Darling Harbour and were able to enjoy some of the great restaurants in nearby China Town. We are pleased to be able to let you know that we will be commencing a Room... More 

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the neighborhood's specialty delis and groceries. From yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the window to Asian sweets and bakeries, there is something for all tastes. Paddy’s Markets is the largest flea market in Sydney where you can find souvenirs, clothing, gifts and fruit and vegetables at unbeatable prices. At night, Chinatown comes alive with entertainment including theater, nightclubs and bars that are open until the early morning.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Emanating a quiet charm right in the middle of the action, Holiday Inn Darling Harbour has the best that Sydney has to offer on its doorstep. A heritage listed former Wool Store cloaks the northern wing of the hotel in history. Situated in the Southern end of Sydney's central business district, the hotel is ideally positioned to allow you to make the most of your visit to Sydney. Take a leisurely stroll through Darling Harbour with its many attractions. The vibrant Chinatown and Latin Quarter are close by and the Qantas Credit Union Arena is right across the road. You can walk to some of Sydney's best restaurants, theatres and shopping complexes. For something a little different, board a ferry or the light rail for sightseeing. Trains and buses to Pitt Street Mall shopping precinct and Circular Quay are nearby too. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Darling Harbour

Address: Darling Harbour 68 Harbour St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Chinatown
Price Range: $136 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Darling Harbour 4*
Number of rooms: 346
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Darling Harbour Hotel Sydney
Holiday Inn Sydney
Sydney Holiday Inn
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#68 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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