Infinity pool, SOFITEL Sydney Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales © SOFITEL Sydney Darling Harbour

SOFITEL Sydney Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales © SOFITEL Sydney Darling Harbour

Where to stay in Sydney

The Old Clare Hotel, Sydney, NSW © The Old Clare Hotel

The Old Clare Hotel, Sydney, New South Wales © The Old Clare Hotel

Top tip

For an Asian street food experience in the heart of Sydney, head to Spice Alley. You'll find hawker-style eateries including Malaysian, Korean, Vietnamese and Thai.

Hilton Sydney, Sydney, NSW © Hilton Sydney

Hilton Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales © Hilton Sydney

QT Sydney, Sydney, NSW © QT Sydney

QT Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales © QT Sydney

The Langham, Sydney, NSW © The Langham

The Langham, Sydney, New South Wales © The Langham

InterContinental Sydney, Sydney, NSW © InterContinental Sydney

InterContinental Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales © InterContinental Sydney  

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Sydney, NSW © Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales © Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

Did you know?

The Rocks was where European settlers chose to step ashore in 1788. Explore on foot to see the bridge and Opera House, museums, markets and have a drink at Australia's oldest pubs. 

Ovolo Woolloomooloo, Sydney, NSW © Ovolo Woolloomooloo

Ovolo Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales © Ovolo Woolloomooloo

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Spicers Potts Point, Sydney, NSW © Hamilton Lund

Spicers Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales © Hamilton Lund

Hotel Paramount, Surry Hills, Sydney NSW © Tourism Australia

Hotel Paramount, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales © Tourism Australia

Harbour Bridge King Suite, Crown Towers Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales © Crown Sydney, George Apostolidis

Crown Towers Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales © Crown Sydney, George Apostolidis

Exterior of the Fullerton Hotel, Sydney, NSW, New South Wales © Fullerton Sydney

The Fullerton Hotel, Sydney, NSW, New South Wales © Fullerton Sydney

Top Tip

To get the complete Fullerton experience, you must try the sweet and spicy signature cocktail Sydney Sling, which is the local version of the Singaporean classic. 

Luxury bathroom with views, SOFITEL Sydney Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales © Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour

SOFITEL Sydney Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales © Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour