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Shangri La Hotel Sydney

176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, Australia


Shangri La Hotel Sydney


Insider Tip

An early-arrival lounge is available for guests who arrive before their rooms are ready.

Hotel Overview

Cobblestone streets
Set in the historic Rocks district of cobbled laneways and designer boutiques, this hotel is less than from ferries and trains, the central business district, and Sydney Harbour.
Bathroom amenities
In addition to premium bedding such as down comforters and silk throws, the 563 air-conditioned guestrooms of Shangri-La Sydney offer marble bathrooms with bathrobes and slippers.
Syndey Harbour views
The Altitude Restaurant at level 36 offers views of the Sydney Harbour; the heated indoor swimming pool with adjoining sundeck and spa and health club are the other attractions.

Property Location
With a stay at Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, you'll be centrally located in The Rocks, within a 10-minute walk of Museum of Contemporary Art and The Rocks Markets. This 5-star hotel is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Circular Quay and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Sydney Observatory.

Make yourself at home in one of the 565 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and shopping on site.

Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/cafe. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 1030 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, limo/town car service, and a computer station. Planning an event in The Rocks This hotel has facilities measuring 20452 square feet (1900 square meters), including conference space.


176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, Australia


SYD - Kingsford Smith



The 563 air-conditioned guestrooms of Shangri-la Sydney were refurbished in 2005 to offer expansive harbour views and an abundance of natural light. A distinctive feature of all guestrooms is large, sound-proofed windows with views of the city and Sydney Harbour. Beds are topped with premium bedding such as 300-thread-count sheets, goose down quilts, pillow menu, silk throws, and Thai silk bedheads. Desks with high-speed Internet access (surcharge), direct-dial dual-line phones, and voice mail are on offer too. Marble bathrooms with separate tub and shower also include bathrobes, scales, telephones, and slippers. Other amenities comprise cable TVs with pay movies, coffee/tea makers, and in-room safes.


  • Air conditioning
  • Television
  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Premium TV channels
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Pillow menu
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Number of bathrooms -


Property Amenities

Located just south of The Rocks, Sydney's historic district, this high-rise hotel is also within easy walking distance of the city's Circular Quay, central business district, and Royal Botanic Gardens. Floor-to-ceiling windows throughout the hotel offer expansive views of the city, harbour, and surrounding areas. Inside the hotel, three restaurants, two bars, and a traditional Aussie pub offer a wealth of international flavors and dining styles. The in-house Beauty Center and Health Club features a Roman-style pool, cardiovascular and strength-training machines, and massages and other spa services. Shangri-La Sydney offers valet parking, a business center, wireless and high-speed Internet access (surcharges), and a huge selection of function rooms to suit small groups through to large-scale receptions. Valet parking: AU$26-$36 per 24-hour period. Covered and secure. Fees subject to change without prior notice.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Indoor pool
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Number of floors -
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Spa tub
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-in
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Number of restaurants -
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Luggage storage
  • Terrace
  • Ballroom

Number of floors: 36

Number of rooms: 563


Japanese Restaurant on 36
This restaurant on the 36th floor offers authentic Japanese cuisine, a 16-seat sushi bar, and views of Sydney Harbour. Open for lunch and dinner.
The Rocks Teppanyaki
Guests can enjoy Teppan-style cuisine prepared on sizzling tableside grills at this restaurant on the hotel's first floor. Open for lunch and dinner.
This restaurant on the first floor offers buffet-style and à la carte service and a menu of modern Australian and international dishes. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The Lobby Lounge
This bar offers beverages and light snacks throughout the day, along with live piano music in the evening.
Horizons Bar
Cocktails and lighter meals are served in a club-like setting on the hotel's 36th floor.
Harts Pub
This traditional Aussie pub is noted for its lively atmosphere, pub fare, and variety of beers on tap. Open for lunch and dinner.
Gloucester Street Pantry
Pastries, coffee drinks, and gourmet sandwiches and salads are served throughout the day at this street-level café.
Cafe Mix
Located on level one. Open-theatre kitchen presenting à la carte and modern buffet selections from China, Japan, Malaysia, India, and Thailand. Also serves seafood and popular European dishes. Breakfast buffet includes fresh juices, freshly baked pastries, tropical fruits, jumbo pancakes, and hot breakfast favourites from the west and Asia. Open until late.
Lobby Lounge
Located on ground level. Relaxed atmosphere. Serves refreshments. From late afternoon, cocktails and other drinks available against a backdrop of live piano music. Light menu options include vegetarian dishes. Open from early morning till late, Monday-Saturday, and from mid morning till late on Sunday.


The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Golfing
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Motor boating
  • Parasailing
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Running track/path
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Tennis