InterContinental Sydney

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117 Macquarie St, Sydney 2000

The InterContinental Sydney is a short stroll to the famous Opera House, Royal Botanic Gardens and Circular Quay. The building is a magnificent restoration of the sandstone Treasury Building of 1851. One of the access rooms overlooks the Royal Botanic Gardens and offers glimpses of the eastern Sydney Harbour!

Number of Access Rooms: 3
Star Rating: 5
Freecall: 1800 699 562
Phone: 61 2 9253 9000
TTY Phone: Nil

Transport and parking

  • Ferries arrive at Circular Quay, taxis and buses. 
  • Parking is Valet with driveway access from Phillip St.


Driveway from Phillip Street.

Photo: Driveway entry from Phillip St.


Main entry and foyer

  • The design of the building offers three entries without the usual hotel grand formal entry.
  • The main entry is from the vehicle driveway off Phillip St, where a ramped kerb leads to auto doors and reception.
  • Reception desk 1.2m.
  • Open area with circulation space and seating.
  • A pedestrian friendly entry is from the corner of Bridge and Phillip Sts but there’s a small step.
  • A third level entry is from Macquarie St.
  • It measures 950mm wide and is closed at night from 11pm.
  • 24 hour access is provided via a swipe card/room card reader located at 1m from the footpath surface. There is also 24 hour security.
Interior of Reception showing counter height, circulation space, seating and driveway.

Photo: Reception interior.Photo: Entry from Cnr Bridge and Phillip Sts.

The Macquarie St entry, level from the footpath.

Photo: Entry from Macquarie St.

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