With only a short flight away, we seem to not frequent Sydney as often as we should, however when we do, our top pick of places to stay is the gorgeous Shangri-La Sydney. With a great location and impressive panoramic views of the Sydney Opera house and Bridge, this is the number one perfect place to stay.


With elegance and luxury in mind, each of the 565 guest rooms and suites have been designed for total comfort. We had been upgraded to the fabulous Horizon Club Sydney Harbour Room which boosts gorgeous views of the Sydney Bridges & Harbour. When booking a ‘Horizon Club Room’ there are additional benefits including (which will be listed below). 

Each guest rooms includes the following amenities:

  • Signature bed linen & pillow menu
  • Separate shower and bath
  • Premium Shangri-La toiletries
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi Access
  • In-house movie channels
  • Full-size executive writing desk
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Mini-bar


For those who have booked one of the Horizon Club room suites, this also includes access to the hotels club lounge. With unobstructed panoramic views of the harbour, opera house and bridge, the floor to ceiling windows create the perfect place to sit back and unwind with evening canapés and glass of wine. Also included is complimentary breakfast plus morning, afternoon and evening snacks as well as late check-out (4pm).


Chi The Spa – using ancient Asian and Australian healing & wellness practices. Offering signature massage & couples retreats, scrubs, facials, and beauty treatments. Open 9am-9pm
Fitness Centrefully equipped gym, indoor heated swimming pool, spa, sauna and sun deck. Gym open 24hrs 


Altitude RestaurantOpen Dinner Tuesday – Saturday 5:30pm – 10pm, Brunch Saturday 11:30am-2:30pm. Floor to ceiling window overlooking the harbour. Contemporary Australian cuisine. Multi-award winning restaurant. Smart casual dress attire.
Blu Bar – Open Evening only. Cocktail bar overlooking Sydney Harbour. High tea menu available.  Smart casual dress attire.
Cafe Mix – Open breakfast, lunch & dinner. Full buffet with signature dessert station. Casual dress attire. 
Lobby Lounge – Open 7am – 9pm daily. City views. Enjoy drinks and high tea or tapas. Smart casual dress attire.


  • 565 guest rooms & suites
  • Views of Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour
  • Horizon Club membership access
  • Spa & 24hr Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool, sauna and sun deck

176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia

Tel: (02) 9250 6000


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