Pier One Sydney Harbour

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

At a Glance

  • Excellently located alongside Sydney Harbour Bridge and panoramic views of the Opera House

  • Delicious food at The Gantry Restaurant & Bar

  • A homely feel to each room which has a modern and nautical design

  • Relax in your stand alone bathtub enjoying views over the harbour after a day's sight seeing

  • Enjoy the stay-in spa service which includes body scrubs, massages and facials - all in the comfort of your own room

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In the southern half of Australia the seasons are the opposite of those in the northern hemisphere: spring comes in September, summer is from December to February, autumn runs from March to May, and winter begins in June.

Sydney is great to visit year round but if you want warm sun and dry weather it is best to try between November and April. Their winter months of May - October usually have mild weather so you can still enjoy all the sights.

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Insider's View

Pier One has such a great location, with partial views of The Sydney Opera House. Hire bikes from the hotel and you'll be on Sydney Harbour in no time!

Try dining at Gantry Restaurant, which has a fantastic reputation

Opt for a Waterside Room which offer views of either the Walsh Bay or Sydney Harbour.

If you're staying in Sydney over the weekend, take a walk to The Rocks and browse the multiple market stalls and foodie pop-ups.

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Description

With spectacular vistas alongside the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Pier One Sydney Harbour sits on Walsh Bay with panoramic views of the famous harbour. Enjoy sunshine, cityscapes and fine dining at the boutique hotel, an ideal base for a trip to lively Sydney.

Panoramic views overlooking Sydney Harbour make Pier One stand out as one of Sydney's best boutique hotels. The central location of the hotel allows easy access to all the city's favourite sights just a stone's throw away. Built on and over the water's edge, relax and take in the views on your private deck after a day of visiting all the popular attractions. Dine at The Gantry Restaurant & Bar which serves up fresh local ingredients for a truly Australian al fresco dining experience.

Each room or suite is stylish and minimal, combining subtle colours and comfort in keeping with its nautical setting. Often featuring stand alone bathtubs, each room is adorned with Australian design pieces to create a relaxing home from home feel.

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Accommodation

Pier One Sydney Hotel has 189 rooms and suites some with harbour views overlooking the Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge or West Bay. All rooms are adorned with beautiful artwork and historical furnishings sourced from design houses in Australia and regional France. If you would also like to bring your canine friend along, note that Pier One is a dog-friendly hotel and can cater to their needs.

Facilities

Pier One is home to The Gantry Restaurant, an exceptional dining experience with 360° views. The menu uses the very best homemade ingredients and dishes you'll devour. Follow up dinner with some cocktails at The Gantry Bar. And with a gym in the hotel, you can keep fit the Aussie way.

Activities

The location of Pier One Sydney Hotel means you are never far away from all the action of Sydney. The hotel can also offer guests bicycles for rental as well as organising chartered boat rides round the harbour.

Reviews

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Charlotte Winter (Staff)

Pier One is a contemporary, boutique hotel in Sydney, located right by the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The hotel is a wonderful option for those who want to be near the heart of the action, as you are in easy walking distance to The Rocks, the harbour front and the famous Sydney Opera House. The property is much smaller compared to many other hotels in the area and the rooms too are also arguably a little cosier in terms of size compared to elsewhere. However, the hotel has a wonderful onsite restaurant called The Gantry which serves modern Australian fare, and the buffet breakfast offered at Pier One is also plentiful. The hotel is definitely suitable to both families and couples alike; especially those who are wanting to explore the city predominantly on foot.

Experiences

  • Blue Mountains Discovery Private Day Tour

    On this day tour, you will explore the Blue Mountain’s National Park admiring the dramatic landscapes and varied wildlife before enjoying lunch in the village of Leura and visiting an Aboriginal Cultural Centre for a traditional didgeridoo performance.

  • Blue Mountains on a High

    Visit the Blue Mountains, one of Australia's most iconic sights. Tour through Featherdale Wildlife Park, visit the Waradah Aboriginal Cultural Centre and into Blue Mountains National Park where you will enjoy lunch before an epic heli-ride back to Sydney.

  • Cruise Like A Local

    When in Sydney getting out on to the harbour is a must. Depart in style from Circular Quay on a 52 foot motor yacht and embark on a four hour cruise taking in the famous sights as well as the lesser known coves and beaches of the harbour.

  • Discover the Blue Mountains by 4WD

    On this day tour, you will explore the Blue Mountain’s National Park admiring the dramatic landscapes and varied wildlife before enjoying lunch in the village of Leura and visiting an Aboriginal Cultural Centre for a traditional didgeridoo performance.

  • Food and Wine in the Hunter Valley

    Spend a day enjoying fine wine and food in the middle of the stunning Australian countryside. The Hunter Valley is world famous for its Semillon and Shiraz so step inside a cellar door and take a sip or two.

  • Full Day Tour of Sydney

    Enjoy a full day, tailor-made tour of Sydney, including a behind the scenes visit to Taronga Zoo, a surf lesson at the iconic Bondi Beach and a cruise on the Harbour in the shadow of the iconic Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

  • Learn to Surf at Bondi Beach

    Enjoy a day learning to surf the waves of the famous Bondi Beach in Sydney

  • My Sydney Detour

    This hidden and private guided tour of Sydney really gets you away from the conventional sights of Sydney. With your specialist guides and unique vehicle, explore through the eyes of two locals and learn all about Sydney from a different perspective.

  • Private Sydney Bike Tour

    Enjoy a Private Sydney Sights Tour cycling around this cosmopolitan city. Your guide will take you to famous sights, off-the-beaten track on an adventure suited to your interests.

  • Sydney Sea Planes

    For an exclusive Sydney experience, there is nothing like the exquisitely tranquil Cottage Point Inn on the Hawkesbury River. Return seaplane flight and 3-course lunch included.

  • Sydney's Food and Wine Trail

    Sydney is fast becoming recognised for its amazing food and wine offering and a privately guided off-the-beaten track gourmet tour is one of our top choices for this mesmerising city.

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    • Explore the laid back hippie coastal town of Byron Bay
    • Experience the Great Barrier Reef - enjoy a days snorkelling or sailing on outer reefs admiring the underwater world
  • Essential New South Wales

    Sydney, Hunter Valley, Blue Mountains

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    • Explore the highlights of New South Wales
    • Enjoy the wine producing region of the Hunter Valley
    • Hike in the sensational Blue Mountains National Park
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Location & directions

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Located in the historic Rocks district, Pier One is ideally situated in the spectacular Sydney Harbour, with an uninterrupted view of the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge.

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