The location of this hotel is ideal for business or pleasure. It lies in the heart of the Central Business District and is surrounded by 75 of Australia's top 500 companies as well as the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, the historical Rocks area, Circular Quay and the Botanical Gardens. Major shopping precincts are just a short stroll away and it is around 5 km to Bondi Beach.The hotel was built in 1856. Guests can feel at home in one of the 362 rooms. The upper floors of the accommodation can be accessed by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area and a bar. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Additional services include translation services, room service and a laundry service. 8 conference rooms are available for lectures, presentations or meetings.Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed, a queen-size bed or a king-size bed. Cots and extra beds are available. A safe and a minibar are also available. A fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi (no extra charge) add to the comfort of the holiday. The daily newspaper is laid out for guests in the the rooms. Some of the rooms are adapted for wheelchair users. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The accommodation offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.Travellers can choose from a range of snacks and meals including breakfast, lunch or dinner.The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.