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4.8 out of 5

"Great water views from most rooms. Bar and 2 restaurants on premises. 3rd stay, highly recommend. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 18 Aug 2019

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Hotel Description

3.5-star eco-friendly hotel perfect for exploring Sydney

Oceanside stay

At this hotel, you'll be steps from Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design and within a 10-minute walk of World's Largest Fiddle. Centre 200 and St Patrick's Church Museum are also within half a mile (1 km).

Multiple dining options

This smoke-free hotel includes 2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. You'll appreciate the fitness center, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.

Free WiFi, comfy beds

The 152 guestrooms feature comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding, while refrigerators and coffee/tea makers offer the conveniences of home. Flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and other amenities include free WiFi and MP3 docks.

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
C$90* Per night/room 8 Mar. - 9 Mar.

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, View (Waterfront View)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront ratings based on 4 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront

Everyone (1) Couples (1) Family (1)
5 out of 5
Great water views from most rooms. Bar and 2 restaurants on premises. 3rd stay, highly recommend.

Posted by on 18 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Aug. 2019 by janicec

Not only are we thankful for your loyal patronage but also for your kind review

4 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 Aug. 2019 by janicec

Thank you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront

5 out of 5

Best in Sydney

What a great hotel! We heard amazing live music in the Hotel Pub on Friday night and had a great time swiming in the pool - 55 foot waterslide!!!

Posted by on 26 Apr. 2007

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5 out of 5

Best in Sydney

What a great hotel! We heard amazing live music in the Hotel Pub on Friday night and had a great time swiming in the pool - 55 foot waterslide!!!

Posted by on 26 Apr. 2007

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About the Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront

Location 300 Esplanade, Sydney, NS B1P1A7

Property Features

As a guest of Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront, you'll find an indoor pool, a waterslide, a spa tub, and a fitness center. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a 24-hour business center on site. Event space at this hotel measures 5600 square feet (520 square meters) and includes a conference center. The eco-friendly Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront also features multilingual staff, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. For a fee, parking is available. This 3.5-star Sydney hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 152 guestrooms or units
  • 10 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 5600 sq ft of conference space
  • 520 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1987
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Waterslide
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Sydney, NS (YQY) (13.6 km / 8.5 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront offers 152 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and safes. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Sydney hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • MP3 dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

SaltSpray Restaurant - Overlooking the ocean, this family restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Crown and Moose Pub - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 4 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 19

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 10.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: CAD 35 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 50 lbs)

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Destination fee: CAD 3.45 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: CAD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 5.00 per day
  • Pet fee: CAD 35 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 10.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront
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  • Holiday Inn Waterfront Hotel Sydney
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  • Delta Hotel Sydney
  • Sydney Delta Hotel
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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

This property has received its official star rating from Canada Select.

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