$109 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jan 5, 2015 Check-out: Jan 7, 2015

Mercure Sydney

4 stars
818-820 George Street, PO Box 7082, Sydney, NS 2000
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
20 reviews
Great hotel, great location!

We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the Mercure. Everything is clean, bright, modern and... See full review

  • Candylou
  • Apr 29, 2014
Perfect

Sydney was the perfect trip, couldn't ask for anything better then this. Great hotel, perfect... See full review

  • Anonymous
  • Apr 20, 2010
Perks for kids and adults in Sydney’s city center

The award-winning Mercure Sydney was recently repackaged to cater to families and business travelers. The hotel has a fresh, modern look with plenty of perks for a mid-range hotel--kids under 15 stay and eat breakfast free! Add eight conference rooms, a foot-friendly downtown address and a pool and this renovated hotel starts to shine. Central Station is located around the corner from the hotel for those traveling by train.   

Highlights
  • Kids stay and eat breakfast free
  • Downtown location within walking distance to major attractions
  • Eight conference rooms
Rooms

Each of the hotel's 517 rooms applies geometric principles to design. Think sleek blonde wood paneling and pillows of all sizes splashed with reds and greens outfitting hotel beds. Rooms also feature mood lighting, comfortable desks with high-speed Internet access (fees apply), air conditioning, mini-fridge and understated bathrooms.

Features

The hotel features a gym and indoor heated rooftop pool for everyone's fitness and entertainment needs.

The sustainable Four Elements Restaurant serves breakfast and attracts a theater crowd for dinner. Items like Hunter Gold grain-fed scotch fillet please sophisticated palates. The breakfast buffet is an enormous spread and kids under 15 eat free. The bar serves light lunches, snacks and loose-leaf tea and coffee.

The hotel offers room service and has a car rental agency onsite, plus parking (fees apply) and Internet access (fees apply).

Transportation
  • Central Railway Station (800 m)
  • International Airport (5 mi/8.1 km)
Attractions
  • Sydney Entertainment Centre (0.7 mi/1.1 km)
  • Sydney Cricket Ground (2.1 mi/3.4 km)
  • Darling Harbour (2.7 km/1.7 miles)
  • Royal Randwick Racecourse (2.7 mi/4.4 km)
  • Bondi Beach (5.4 mi/8.7 km)
  • Sydney Olympic Park (9 mi/14.5 km)
Business
  • Eight conference rooms
  • High-speed Internet access (fees apply)
  • Business center

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Mercure Sydney Rooms

1 Qn bed Std
Standard Room 1 Queen Bed. A combination of comfort and space! Queen Standard room feature a modern colour setting with stylish decor, fluffy doonas, pillow menu, 32" LCD screens, hi-speed broadband internet access and 24-hour room service. Accommodate
1 Kg bed Dlx
Deluxe Room 1 King Bed. Enjoy a panoramic city view from our large, well-designed King Deluxe Room. The King Deluxe Room type includes a king size bed, a separate lounge which has an extra sofa bed and a 48" LCD screen
1 Qn bed Sup
Superior Room 1 Queen Bed. Upgrade and experience the difference! Upgrade to our Superior Room to enjoy a Queen size bed with vibrant city views. Accommodates up to 2 adults and 1 child
2 Db beds Std
Standard Room 2 Double Beds. Twin Standard room accommodates 2 adults and 2 children or up to 3 adults. Extra fee of $49 for 3rd adult applies. All the amenities of a Standard Room with two double beds to maximise the comfort of your stay
1 Qn bed Sup City S
Privilege Room 1 Queen Bed. Experience exceptional comfort in our Privilege Rooms. Enjoy complimentary chocolates and a bottle of Evian mineral water upon arrival and high-speed Internet usage, fluffy bathrobes, slippers, Nespresso coffee machine and a

Amenities

  • Heated pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Elevators
Activities
Heated pool
Fitness center or spa
Sauna
Boating
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Express check in
Express checkout
Childcare Service
Concierge desk
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Car rental desk
Porters
FAX
Doctor on call
Gift shop
Currency exchange
Overhead projector
Audio visual equipment
Computer rental
Parking
Parking
Indoor parking
Bus parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
Satellite TV
Safe
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Iron
Sprinklers in rooms
Bath tub

Nearby points of interest

  • University of Technology: 0.1 mi
  • Belmore Park: 0.3 mi
  • Capitol Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Sydney Entertainment Centre: 0.4 mi
  • Powerhouse Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship: 0.5 mi
  • Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre: 0.6 mi
  • IMAX Theater: 0.7 mi
  • Town Hall: 0.7 mi
  • ANZAC War Memorial: 0.7 mi
  • Great Synagogue: 0.9 mi
  • Australian Museum: 0.9 mi
  • Queen Victoria Building: 0.9 mi
  • University of Sydney: 0.9 mi
  • Pyrmont Bridge: 1 mi
  • University of Technology: 0.1 mi
  • Belmore Park: 0.3 mi
  • Capitol Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Sydney Entertainment Centre: 0.4 mi
  • Powerhouse Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship: 0.5 mi
  • Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre: 0.6 mi
  • IMAX Theater: 0.7 mi
  • Town Hall: 0.7 mi
  • ANZAC War Memorial: 0.7 mi
  • Great Synagogue: 0.9 mi
  • Australian Museum: 0.9 mi
  • Queen Victoria Building: 0.9 mi
  • University of Sydney: 0.9 mi
  • Pyrmont Bridge: 1 mi
  • Pitt Street Mall: 1 mi
  • Sydney Tower: 1 mi
  • Sydney Aquarium: 1 mi
  • Australian National Maritime Museum: 1.1 mi
  • St Mary's Cathedral: 1.1 mi
  • El Alamein Fountain: 1.1 mi
  • Sydney Fish Market: 1.1 mi
  • Hyde Park Barracks: 1.2 mi
  • General Post Office: 1.2 mi
  • Sydney Mint: 1.2 mi
  • Star City Casino: 1.2 mi
  • Sydney Wildlife World: 1.2 mi
  • Sydney Hospital: 1.2 mi
  • Wentworth Park: 1.3 mi
  • Parliament House: 1.3 mi
  • Sydney Cricket Ground: 1.3 mi
  • Sydney Football Stadium: 1.3 mi
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales: 1.3 mi
  • State Library of New South Wales: 1.4 mi
  • Museum of Sydney: 1.5 mi
  • Fox Studios Australia: 1.6 mi
  • Customs House: 1.6 mi
  • Royal Botanic Gardens: 1.6 mi
  • Elizabeth Bay House: 1.7 mi
  • Sydney Observatory: 1.7 mi
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 1.7 mi
  • Government House: 1.8 mi
  • Sydney Opera House: 1.9 mi
  • Harbour Bridge: 2 mi
  • Randwick Racecourse: 2.4 mi

Dining

FOUR ELEMENTS RESTAURANT & BAR
Four Elements Restaurant located on level 1 is the dining experience made to enhance your senses. There is a variety of menu selections varying from Aussie Classics to International Dishes. Meals also have suggested wines to pair with dinner items.
EVE'S PLACE BISTRO & BAR
Lively Sports Bar ideally located on the ground level, attracts the locals with its vibrant and lively atmosphere. It is the perfect place to meet friends in a relaxing pub atmosphere where snacks and bottle shop facilities are available.
FOUR ELEMENTS BAR
Enjoy nibbling and tippling at Mercure Sydney's new modern Four Elements Bar located on Level One.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
02:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (20)

Ratings and reviews for Mercure Sydney

Overall score

5 / 5
5.01.0
3 out of 20
Amenities:
3.7
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4.7
Room comfort:
4.7
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.3
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Review of Mercure Sydney

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Candylou
Business
Massachusetts, USA
Apr 29, 2014

Great hotel, great location!

We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the Mercure. Everything is clean, bright, modern and busy! The pool is small but perfect for a morning swim, and a nice workout room is handy. The best part of our stay outside of the comfort of the room was the location. We were near buses, trains, and cafes all just a block away! The concierge staff was super amazing. All were knowledgeable, helpful, and took their time to explain where things were and how to get around. Jim was awesome in helping us get to the zoo! Thank you all for a wonderful visit!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Take the 555 bus to the Rocks. It's free and comes every 10-15 min. It only runs until 3:45 or so, but it's very easy! Goes right up George St. to Circular Quay.

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Review of Mercure Sydney

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Jessup, PA
Apr 20, 2010

Perfect

Sydney was the perfect trip, couldn't ask for anything better then this. Great hotel, perfect service, awesome location, I loved it very much.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

do as much as you can!

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Review of Mercure Sydney

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
siuju
Business
Vancouver, BC
Jan 18, 2010

great overall

Experience a few glitches during check-in as the hotel doesn't have the record of what type of room I booked. I've booked a deluxe room but they end up give me regular room which I have to go down to reception and change it. Thanks for the "team lead" who dealt with me and she changed it to a huge room which consists of 2 double beds and 360 degrees of view. Excellent value. The worst part is internet access which there is no free internet.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Time-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Very short walk to central station that can get you to anywhere. A bit longer walk to free shuttle. Good distance to chinatown. Beware of one way drive in downtown as this hotel is at the corner of 2 roads.

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