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Intercontinental Hotel, Sydney, Australia

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Intercontinental Hotel, Sydney

The site of the first British colony in Australia, Sydney was established in 1788 at Sydney Cove by Arthur Phillip, commodore of the First Fleet as a penal colony. The city is built on hills surrounding Port Jackson which is commonly known as Sydney Harbour, where the iconic Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge feature prominently. The hinterland of the metropolitan area is surrounded by national parks, and the coastal regions feature many bays, rivers, inlets and beaches including the famous Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Within the city are many notable parks, including Hyde Park and the Royal Botanic Gardens.

Hotel Foyer

InterContinental Sydney is a true expression in luxury. It is positioned on the edge of the world’s most stunning harbour, just moments walk from the famous Opera House, Royal Botanic Gardens, Harbour Bridge, The Rocks and the ferries from Circular Quay. Built around the restored Treasury Building of 1851, the hotel’s 509 contemporary designed guest rooms all provide picture frame views, the hotel’s collection of 28 suites have been home to world leaders and celebrities from across the globe for more than two decades. For the ultimate Sydney experience, upgrade to a Club guest room and receive access to the exclusive Club InterContinental lounge.

Club Intercontinental

Positioned high above the city with incomparable panoramic views across iconic Sydney Harbour, Club InterContinental is an exclusive lounge located on the spectacular rooftop of the hotel. Guests can enjoy deluxe breakfast, all day light refreshments and twilight drinks while taking in breathtaking views of the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Inside, luxurious furnishings and latest technology ensure a private retreat perfect for conducting business or simply relaxing.

InterContinental Sydney’s contemporary guest rooms and suites blend luxury with comfort, specifically designed for the needs of the global traveller. Please note all guest rooms and suites are non-smoking.

Deluxe View Room

Premium Services:

  • Free Morning Newspaper Delivered to Room
  • Valet Service


  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies – Pay Per View
  • In Room Movies – Premium Cable
  • Stereo

Workspace / Desk:

  • Work Desk w/ Lamp
  • Desk Level Electrical Outlet
  • Electrical Adapters Available
  • Power Converters Available

Phone / Fax:

  • Phone with Voice Mail
  • Two-Line Phone
  • Speaker Phone
  • Desk Level Electrical Outlet
  • Electrical Adapters Available
  • Power Converters Available
  • Data Services
  • High-speed Internet Access

Bathroom / Personal Care:

  • Bathrobe
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Private Bathroom
  • Scale

Refreshment / Kitchen:

  • Mini Bar
  • Mini Refrigerator


  • Connecting Rooms
  • Double Glazed Windows
  • In Room Safe
  • Individually Controlled Air Conditioning
  • Iron / Ironing Board

Indoor Pool

InterContinental Sydney Amenities:

Business Center
Private Limousine
High-speed Internet Access
Wireless Data Connection
Secretarial Services
Alternative for business services

With a range of health and fitness services complimentary to guests, Odyssey Health Club on level 31,makes exercising easy with its views of Sydney Harbour. Located on level 9 is Odysseys’s beautiful spa which offers guests a range of massage treatments by experienced therapists. Sebastian Salon also on level 9 offers an array of hair and beauty treatments.

The indoor heated swimming pool, located on level 31, offers sweeping views of Sydney Harbour and with a number of lounge chairs it’s the perfect place to relax. A 24-hour Fitness Centre is also available.

The Cortile

Set in breathtaking 19th century architecture, Cafe Opera undoubtedly forms the perfect venue for any occasion. Enjoy a truly unique, seasonally inspired, interactive buffet with live cooking stations and theatrical dessert displays or sample the delights from their creative French-inspired à la carte selection. The team of passionate chefs are uncompromising in the search for the freshest ingredients available in Sydney’s local markets.

Etch serves simple affordable modern European food, following the same philosophy as Becasse. The majority of the ingredients are sourced locally from reputable passionate growers who embrace the ideas of organic, ethical or sustainable farming practices.

High Tea

Sample the delights of the hotel’s renowned High Tea or tantalise your tastebuds with some unique cocktails all in the magnificent surrounds of the Cortile Lounge. The Cortile offers an enchanting sun-lit courtyard lounge hidden amongst the restored Treasury Building of 1851.

Behind the doors and the heritage façade of the Intercontinental Sydney lie high ceilings, natural light and the latest technology. Enjoy the city attractions from the comfort of your luxury accommodations at this perfectly located hotel.

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