5 Best Accommodation Near The Sydney Harbour Bridge

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When staying in Sydney, you simply MUST choose a hotel near Sydney Harbour Bridge!!  

Trust me, you will understand why, once you have experienced being in such close proximity to such an incredible structure!

Even better if you choose to stay in a hotel with views over the Sydney Harbour Bridge!

When we travel to Sydney, we try to find hotels that meet the below criteria:

  • Accommodation in The Rocks (the beautiful historical district of Sydney – we LOVE the vibe there!)
  • Hotels near Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Hotels with a view over either Sydney Harbour Bridge or the Sydney Opera House
  • Sydney hotels that are semi-affordable (because really, it is hard to find anything affordable in the expensive city of Sydney!)

Finding hotels that tick all these boxes can be time-consuming and slightly tricky!  So after loads of research, we have managed to compile a list of the top 5 hotels near Sydney Harbour Bridge!  

No matter which hotel you choose below, you will honestly have a beautiful stay!  

All hotels are classy, in excellent locations, in close proximity to the Sydney Harbour Bridge, and have excellent guest reviews!!

Quick Guide: Best Hotels Near The Sydney Harbour Bridge

After a quick list of the top 3 best hotels near the Sydney Harbour Bridge? Here are our top picks of the best hotels:

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Park Hyatt Sydney Hotel

  • Superb 5-star hotel with dedicated 24-hour butler service
  • Heated pool
  • Spa, wellness, and fitness center
#2 Top pick
Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel

Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel

  • Spectacular views of Sydney Opera House and Sydney Bridge
  • Rooftop pool and spa pool
  • Affordable luxury
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Pier One Sydney Harbour

  • Excellent 5-star hotel alongside Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Private pontoon
  • Panoramic Sydney Harbour views

5 Best Accommodation Near The Sydney Harbour Bridge

Here are the 5 best accommodation options and hotels near the Sydney Harbour Bridge:

1. The Park Hyatt Sydney (5* Rating)

The Best Accommodation in The Rocks

The Park Hyatt Sydney | Best Place to Stay in Sydney

The Park Hyatt happens to be one of the best hotels near Sydney Harbour Bridge.  Located in a brilliant location, between the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge! 

The views from the hotel are most definitely out of this world! 

Add in the fact that the hotel comes with a team of butlers who are ready to keep you happy!  What is not to love!? 

There is not much to fault at the Park Hyatt Sydney Hotel.  You won’t be disappointed!

Hotels near Sydney Harbour Bridge | Park Hyatt Hotel Sydney

What you will LOVE about this hotel:

  • The team of butlers who are always there to look after your requests!
  • Room views over either the Sydney Opera House or Sydney Harbour.
  • The views from the on-site sophisticated restaurant are to die for!

2. Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel (4* Rating)

The Most Affordable Sydney Hotel in The Rocks

Holiday Inn Old Sydney Hotel | Accommodation The Rocks Sydney

We have personally stayed at the Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel (formerly the Holiday Inn Old Sydney Hotel) and it happens to be one of our favorites!!  

If you are after a hotel with a view of Sydney Harbour Bridge, then this is one of the best. From the rooftop pool, the views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge will definitely impress you even from your hotel room!

Make sure to ask for a room with a view over the Sydney Opera House. It is the best of both worlds at a totally affordable price. 

We just love the Rydges Sydney Harbour Hotel.

Hotels with view of Sydney Harbour Bridge | Holiday Inn Old Sydney

What you will LOVE about this hotel:

  • Impressive rooftop views over the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Sydney Opera House, the Harbour, and the CBD!
  • The lovely refreshing rooftop pool!
  • An excellent location within the historical old district called The Rocks!

3. Pier One Sydney Harbour (5* Rating)

Pier One Sydney Harbour | Hotels near Harbour Bridge

You can clearly see how impressive the location of this Sydney Harbour Bridge hotel is. Not only is the Pier One hotel near the Harbour Bridge but it also offers sensational views over Walsh Bay. 

The hotel is built on and over the water and has been designed with a luxurious nautical theme. It even includes original timber and ironworks from the pier – WOW! 

Make sure to grab a room that offers incredible floor-to-ceiling views over the bay. You won’t be disappointed by the luxury here.

Accommodation near Sydney Harbour Bridge | Pier One Sydney

What you will LOVE about this hotel:

  • The rooms feature floor-to-ceiling views over Walsh Bay.
  • The nautical theme of the luxury accommodation on offer.
  • That the hotel is built on and over the water.

4. Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney – MGallery by Sofitel (4.5 * Rating)

Hotels in The Rocks Sydney | Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney - MGallery by Sofitel

The Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery is truly a unique little hotel.  This Sydney accommodation in The Rocks district has loads of history on offer for you!

Situated in a gorgeous heritage-listed building this hotel offers brilliant glimpses into Sydney’s past. 

It is located in a truly convenient spot making exploration of beautiful Sydney super easy. If you are after a quality and comfortable stay, then this is the hotel for you.

Hotels The Rocks Sydney

What you will LOVE about this hotel:

  • The fact that this hotel is situated in a heritage-listed building!
  • The super convenient location of the hotel!
  • The gorgeous luxurious but super comfortable apartments are on offer!

5. Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour (5* Rating)

Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour

The Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour Hotel might be located a bit further away from the Sydney Harbour Bridge, but I think that the views that this hotel offer most certainly makes up for the distance.

It is one of the best hotels with Harbour Bridge views. Each apartment has its own private balcony where you can appreciate your surroundings. 

The hotel is luxurious, sophisticated, and modern! I think if a hotel could have a 6-star rating, then this is the hotel for it!!!

Tip: This is our pick for the best of the hotels near the Sydney Opera House as well.

Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour | Sydney Hotels with Harbour View

What you will LOVE about this hotel:

  • You will love your superb view from your private balcony.
  • Views from this classy, modern hotel include the Sydney Harbour as well as the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
  • Enjoy the hotel’s on-site bar, which happens to be one of Sydney’s best bars with a view!


Wondering What To Do In Sydney?

Whichever hotel you chose to stay in, I’m sure you will have a brilliant time in Sydney! 

All these hotels listed above are brilliant options and all of them have incredible reviews from guests who have stayed there in the past!!

Let us know which of the listed hotels near Sydney Harbour Bridge have you chosen to base yourself in.

Are you going to splurge and get that room in the hotel that offer perfect views over Sydney Harbour Bridge?

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Jolene Ejmont

Originally from South Africa, now living in Australia, Jolene is a wife and a mother to three beautiful daughters. Together with her family, she is embarking on a journey towards changing her current stress-filled life to one focusing on her dreams and her passion for travel. She wants to share her stories in the hope to inspire you to chase your own dreams!