Overlooking Sydney Harbour, this upscale hotel is a 10-minute walk from Circular Quay ferry terminal and 1.4 km from Sydney Opera House.
Plush rooms with mahogany furniture and marble bathrooms offer city or harbour views, plus TVs and Wi-Fi (fee). They also have executive-style desks, minibars and tea and coffeemakers. Upgrades add corner rooms with panoramic views, 42-inch flat-screen TVs, and iPod docks. Suites offer sitting areas and soaking tubs. Both club rooms and penthouse suites come with free breakfast and Wi-Fi.
Amenities include an outdoor pool, a spa, and a gym, as well as a gourmet restaurant and a hip bar.