Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with restaurant and indoor pool



This family-friendly Sydney hotel is located on the boardwalk, within a 10-minute walk of World's Largest Fiddle and Cossit House Museum. North Sydney Historical Society and Marine Atlantic Ferry Terminal are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, an indoor pool, and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and a 24-hour business center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 152 rooms offer comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront provides a waterslide, a health club, and a spa tub. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 5600 square feet (504 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Holiday Inn Sydney - Waterfront is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 152 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Express check-out 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1987 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5600 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 504 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Waterslide 
  • Computer station 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Climate control 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

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

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

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a waterslide and a health club.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 19


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: CAD 35 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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