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Shangri-La Sydney

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Exterior
Indoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, sun loungers
Indoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, sun loungers
Indoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM, sun loungers
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Overview of Shangri-La Sydney

Shangri-La Sydney

5.0 star property
Luxury hotel with spa, near The Big Dig Archaeology Education Centre

8.2/10 Very good

1,513 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is ₹18,782
Price available on 07/03/2023
Map
176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW, 2000

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In The Rocks
  • Circular Quay - 4 min walk
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge - 12 min walk
  • Sydney Opera House - 16 min walk
  • Taronga Zoo - 39 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 6 min drive
  • Luna Park - 8 min drive
  • Star Casino - 12 min drive
  • University of Sydney - 13 min drive
  • White Bay Cruise Terminal - 16 min drive
  • Bondi Beach - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Sydney Airport (SYD) - 28 min drive
  • Sydney Circular Quay Station - 7 min walk
  • Sydney Milsons Point Station - 24 min walk
  • Exhibition Centre Station - 30 min walk
  • Wynyard Station - 6 min walk
  • Martin Place Station - 15 min walk
  • St. James Station - 18 min walk

Restaurants

  • Australian Hotel - 3 min walk
  • Kansas City Shuffle - 3 min walk
  • Glenmore Hotel - 4 min walk
  • Nakashima - 4 min walk
  • Fortune of War - 4 min walk

About this property

Shangri-La Sydney

Shangri-La Sydney puts you 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Circular Quay and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Sydney Harbour Bridge. You can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, body wraps, or aromatherapy, and Altitude Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. An indoor pool, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center are other highlights at this luxurious hotel. Fellow travelers love the central location and local sightseeing. The property is just a short walk to public transportation: Wynyard Station is 6 minutes and Martin Place Station is 15 minutes.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, Japanese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 564 rooms
  • Arranged over 36 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Express check-out available
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • This property enforces a strict dress code in Blu Bar on 36 restaurant.
  • The valet parking fee is AUD 135 per day for vehicles over 82.6 inches (2.1 meters) high.
  • Guests who book breakfast-inclusive rate plans will receive breakfast for guests age 12 and older.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (11 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Secured covered onsite valet parking (AUD 105 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Onsite RV/bus/truck parking (fees apply)
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast each morning (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)

What to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Working away

  • 20 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (20452 square feet)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Pool loungers

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1992
  • ATM/banking
  • Terrace
  • Fitness center
  • An indoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)

Languages

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Japanese

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Premium satellite channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Free crib/infant bed

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage

Freshen up

  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Recycling
  • Local maps

Special features

Spa

CHI, THE SPA has 6 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open select days. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

Altitude Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations are required.
Blu Bar on 36 - Onsite cocktail bar. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: AUD 145 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between AUD 55 and AUD 65 for adults, and AUD 27.50 and AUD 32.5 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 2.3 percent

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from January 26 2023 to January 26 2023 (dates subject to change):
  • Spa/Beauty services

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 275.0 per night
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds

Parking

  • Covered valet parking costs AUD 105 per day with in/out privileges
  • RV/bus/truck parking is available for an extra charge
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

<p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. </p> <p>Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site. </p><p>Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. </p><p>The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. </p><p>This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>
The listed child breakfast fee applies to guests age 11 and younger.

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Shangri-La Sydney offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Shangri-La Sydney does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Shangri-La Sydney?
As of 4 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Shangri-La Sydney on 5 February 2023 start from ₹17,510, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Shangri-La Sydney?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Shangri-La Sydney?
Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Shangri-La Sydney?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Shangri-La Sydney?
Yes. Valet parking costs AUD 105 per day. RV/bus/truck parking is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Shangri-La Sydney?
You can check in starting at 3 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Shangri-La Sydney?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Star Casino (12-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Shangri-La Sydney and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities like cycling and hiking, and practice your swing on the nearby golf course. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and soothe your senses in the spa tub. Shangri-La Sydney also has an indoor pool and a sauna, as well as a steam room.
Are there restaurants at or near Shangri-La Sydney?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, Altitude Restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Kansas City Shuffle (3-min walk), Glenmore Hotel (4-min walk), and Nakashima (4-min walk).
What's the area around Shangri-La Sydney like?
Shangri-La Sydney is a short 6-minute walk from Wynyard Station and 4 minutes' walk from Circular Quay. Travelers say the local area is very central perfect for sightseeing.

Reviews

8.2

Very good

9.0/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

8.4/10

Amenities

8.5/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.4/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Stunning Views and Excellent Service
The Shangri-la Hotel Sydney is a very elegant hotel with amazing harbor views from one's room, and especially from the restaurant and bar at the 36th floor. From there you can see the Opera House and the Sydney Harbor Bridge. It's quite stunning. The semi-buffet breakfast was OK, but not worth the money paid. We only tried it once. There are so many other breakfast options available in Circular Quay. While any decent hotel in the Rocks, Circular Quay area is in a great location, the main disadvantage we encountered was that someone had written a review indicating that the hotel is an 8 minute walk from the train station. Well, yes and no. First of all, if you are coming from the Sydney Airport, take the train and get off at Winyard Station; not Circular Quay Station as we did. The 8 minute walk from the Circular Quay Station with luggage is 4 minutes of level surface and 15-20 minutes of excruciating hill climbing. Although the hotel can be seen from almost anywhere, it's an adventure with luggage. My recommendation is to either get off at the Winyard station, which I was told is on a level surface, or call a taxi. Without luggage, it's doable. There are other hotels that are better located, but their prices may be more expensive.
Ernest, 4-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Australia Day Stay
Our stay was wonderful but nowhere is perfect. The pillows need replacing. The valet parking was too expensive. No traditional breakfast such as bacon & eggs.
Irene, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Amy, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Really good stay for one night in the city. Early checkin availability was a pulse and allowed us the make most of the stay. All the staff we met were friendly and efficient.
Christopher, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

IN, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful hotel
The hotel is very accommodating and everything is 1st class. We had a wonderful 3 days there for our 20th anniversary. Even got complimentary champagne and chocolate. The breakfast was excellent and the views are spectacular
View from our room
GIZELLE, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic all around...
We had a great stay even if it was only one night! We picked a room so we could see our cruise ship arrive in the morning and it was excellent for this. The room was large and comfortable. The bathroom was huge! YMMV
Christopher, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Views to die for
Christine, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Gail, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Rita, 3-night trip
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