The Harbour - ROCKS! A review of Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery Collection
We stayed at the Harbour Rocks Hotel for two nights in July. The staff was very warm, friendly and yet professional, the room was absolutely marvelous with a well stocked fridge - everything beautiful, very clean and in good repair as well as loaded with great historical atmosphere.
Everthing we were interested in seeing while in Sydney was within walking distance of the hotel, including Circular Quay where you can take a ferry to the Opera House, Zoo, tours of the bay, etc. There is LOTS of incredible shopping as close as next door, across the street and around the corner and the most fantastic assortment of charming restaurants with GREAT menus. We could easily have stayed a week longer and had plenty to do right in the neighborhood.
The hotel has a charming dumbwaiter apparatus for taking your luggage upstairs, but no elevator for people. We didn't mind the walk upstairs, but others with physical challenges might need assistance.
Although the Harbour Rocks is not the cheapest hotel in the listings, we felt it was well worth the price, especially since we did not have to pay a taxi or bus to go anywhere and waste time being transported (except for a ferry ride to the zoo, definately NOT a waste of time) - it was all around the corner! We would definately stay here again when we return to Sydney.