The historic high-rise setting top-floor fitness center stylish buffet bistro and prime downtown location of the Intercontinental Sydney combine to make it a top choice for our guests. Set in the restored 1851 Treasury Building the Intercontinental offers 509 rooms with soft sophisticated decor and built-in window seats (or terraces) from which to admire the breathtaking city views. In-room amenities such as minibars mini-fridges premium cable room service and Wi-Fi make it easy to relax entertain guests or get some work done. The hotel's 24-hour fitness center which is on the 31st floor features an indoor pool with a city view.
Go for a reviving shiatsu massage or hot stone treatment at the in-house spa or to the restaurant for a lip-smacking buffet meal of French-inspired fare and seafood prepared at one of the live cooking stations. Don't miss high tea or cocktails in the lounge/bar. Valet parking is available for a fee. The Intercontinental is at the eastern edge of Sydney's central business district 10 to 20 minutes on foot from all the major downtown attractions: the Botanic Gardens the iconic Sydney Opera House Darling Harbour and Sydney Aquarium Circular Quay ferry terminal the Museum of Contemporary Art and Sydney's historic Rocks area with its outdoor markets pubs and restaurants.
The ferry Monorail metro and bus are all within a block or two and offer access to points further away such as Bondi Beach Olympic Park and the Homebush factory outlet stores. Sydney Airport is eight miles away. our guests give the Intercontinental Sydney a top rating for its "helpful accommodating" staff "spacious" rooms and "great location" near almost every major tourist site in the downtown area.