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Contemporary hotel with sweeping Sydney Harbour views

Near harbour and CBD

Standing in the historic Rocks district of cobbled laneways and designer boutiques, the Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney is less than 500 meters from ferries and trains, Sydney's central business district, shopping, and Sydney Harbor foreshores.

Conference and health centres

The Altitude Restaurant and Blu Bar on 36 of the hotel offer sweeping views of Sydney Harbor and the Opera House. The hotel also has extensive conference facilities, and CHI, The Spa with swimming pool.

Sydney Harbour views

All guestrooms have expansive water views. In addition to premium bedding such as down quilts and silk throws, guestrooms also offer marble bathrooms with bathrobes and slippers. Free wired Internet access is also available.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, has 563 guestrooms over the 36-storey tower block in the historic Rocks district. It offers views of the iconic Opera House and Harbor Bridge from its Altitude Restaurant and Blu Bar on 36, and from many of its guestrooms. It has a full-service conference area with a wide range of meeting venues, as well as a 24-hour business centre. CHI, The Spa offers a range of massage and beauty therapies. A hair and beauty salon is located on the same floor, in addition to a 20-meter heated indoor pool with adjoining sundeck. On-site shops include a jewelry store and gift shop. ATM/banking is also available. On-site secure parking with valet service is available (surcharge) and a roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) is available on request.

The Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, conference venue has a wide selection of function rooms to suit a range of requirements, from small groups to large-scale receptions. The complete 1,900 square metres of function space has full technological facilities.

The business centre at the Shangri-la Hotel, Sydney, is located at the ground floor. It offers computer workstations with complimentary wireless Internet access. Photocopying, faxing, scanning, and audiovisual hire are offered. Laptops and mobile phones may also be rented.

Internet access: Complimentary wireless and wired Internet connections are available in the public areas of the Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, including bars, restaurants, lobby, business center, and function/meeting rooms.

Conference/function room(s): Conference facilities at the Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney extend over four levels and include a ballroom and 17 other function rooms, a number of which can be combined to create additional spaces of varying sizes. Many of the rooms feature large foyers and break-out rooms. The Grand Ballroom is 670 square metres, and accommodates 900 guests in theatre style or 450 in classroom style. It can be divided into two. The Heritage Plaza is a 130 square metre weatherproofed courtyard surrounded by heritage-listed cottages, and can accommodate up to 200 people. The Bradfield Lounge, which has balconies, is 155 square metres, hosting 100 in cocktail style or 50 in classroom style, while the 92 square metre Harlequin Room can host 80 in cocktail style or 50 in classroom style. Other meeting rooms range in size from 185 square metres to 26 square metres. Audiovisual equipment, international video conferencing, simultaneous translations, lecterns, microphones, and other equipment is available.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Total number of rooms - 565
  • ATM/banking
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Number of floors - 36
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1900
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20451
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Spa tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Wedding services
  • 24-hour business center
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Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Free newspaper
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Satellite TV service
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Pillow menu
  • Free cribs/infant beds
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Where to Eat

Altitude Restaurant - Perched high above Sydney's spectacular harbor at the top of the Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, Altitude Restaurant is among the city's iconic dining experiences. Modern Australian cuisine and an extensive boutique wine list are accented by 5-meter high floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Sydney Harbor. A lavish, glass-encased private dining room seats up to 16 and is available for private engagements. Open for dinner daily from 6 PM, except Sunday.

Blu Bar on 36 - Located high above the city with panoramic views of Sydney Harbor Bridge, Opera House, and Darling Harbor. Blu Bar on 36 exudes sophistication and is an attraction in its own right. Open daily from 5 PM.

Café Mix - An all-day dining restaurant with a focus on "fresh" and "diverse." Located on level one of the hotel, Café Mix offers an exquisite selection of international cuisine and scrumptious desserts. Buffet lunch is available daily and buffet dinner is available on Friday and Saturday. Open daily from 6 AM.

Lobby Lounge & Terrace - An elegant bar in Sydney where you can view a landscaped garden through two-story windows. It is a favorite meeting place to relax and enjoy gourmet coffees and teas all day, light snacks and tantalising cocktails. Sit back and relax in the peaceful surrounds of the Lobby Lounge and the outdoor Terrace. Open Monday through Saturday from 7 AM, and Sunday from 8:30 AM.

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Nearby Things to Do

The health club on level two has a 24-hour fitness center offering a wide range of the latest cardio and strength equipment, free weights, weight machines, and resistance equipment. A 20-meter indoor pool has a spa tub and adjoining sundeck. There is also a sauna and a cold plunge pool.

The King George V fitness centre, just 100 meters from the hotel, offers aerobics, yoga and Pilates lessons, as well as basketball courts. Within 1 km of the Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, via the Sydney Opera House, is the Royal Botanic Gardens with a foreshore running and walking track. Bicycle rentals are available in nearby Clarence Street, and tennis courts in Kent Street. A 10-minute taxi ride away is Centennial Park, offering extensive running and walking tracks in addition to horse riding. Golf is available at Moore Park Golf Club (5 km), Bondi Golf Club (7 km) or Lane Cove Country Club (10 km). Sailing, windsurfing and kayaking is available in Rose Bay, a 15-minute taxi ride from the hotel. The seaside suburb of Manly (30 minutes by ferry from Circular Quay) offers sea kayaking, surfing, scuba diving, parasailing, and numerous harbour walks.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
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Spa Services

CHI BALANCE (1 hour 20 minutes): From AU$175

A massage focusing on vitality, clarity, and peace of mind. Techniques include acupressure and coordinated movements that originate in Tai Chi, with energizing massage for yang stimulation and relaxing massage for yin calm. Pure synergy element oils are used to harmonize chi flow.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.


China has a long history of using pearls to clarify skin and enhance its beauty. It is believed that the valuable minerals and amino acids in the pearl are essential building blocks of collagen and protein used to improve the tone and texture for a youthful appearance. This rich emollient scrub has a brightening effect on the skin, while adding a beautiful smooth glow.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

AUSTRALIAN BOTANICAL RETREAT (2 hours 30 minutes): From AU$330

Inspired by local Australian ingredients, this treatment is rich in essential oils and vitamins. Begin with a mild body polish to remove dry skin cells, then soften with a gentle healing wrap prior to a relaxing 1-hour full-body massage. The finishing touch of lemon myrtle body butter ensures silky and smooth skin.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

CHI VITALITY FACIAL (1 hour): From AU$145

A results-orientated facial that combines western and eastern philosophies for optimum skin and body vitality. Pure aromatherapy, botanical, and herbal extracts will awaken the skin's beauty, leaving the most delicate skin looking calm, vibrant, and healthy.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

ENCHANTED JOURNEY (3 hours): From AU$370

After a long and tiresome journey or a hectic day, to relieve muscular aches and pains and assist your body's natural healing, we recommend this combination of soothing Aroma Bath or Steam Shower, Mountain Tsampa Rub, and CHI Balance Massage.

  • Aroma Bath or Steam Shower
  • CHI Balance Massage
  • Mountain Tsampa Rub

    Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without notice.

    CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La draws inspiration from the origins of the Shangri-La legend, a place of personal peace, enchantment, and wellbeing. With roots set in the Chinese theory of the Five Elements of metal, water, wood, fire, and earth to harmonise the body's energy, CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, also includes a selection of treatments that showcases Australia's natural botanical products with their potent therapeutic properties.

    CHI, The Spa uses Ila and CHI products.

    CHI, The Spa, located on level 2 of the Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, offers CHI treatments based on principles of restoring balance and harmony to mind and body as inspired by traditional Asian healing philosophies. CHI, The Spa features luxurious private spa suites that create a sense of timelessness where you can indulge the senses, soothe the body, and revitalise the spirit.

    • Body wraps
    • Body scrubs
    • Aromatherapy treatments
    • Spa tub in spa
    • Massages
    • Body treatments
    • Facial treatments
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    Hotel Policies


    Check-in time starts at 3 PM


    Check-out time is 11 AM

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    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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    National Rating

    Official Australia STAR Rating provided by AAA Tourism Pty Ltd

    AAA Tourism Pty Ltd assigns an official STAR Rating for accommodations in Australia. This Hotel property is rated 5 stars.

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