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Chain Hotels In Sydney
Staying in a chain hotel can be a great option when visiting Sydney. Chain hotels offer you the comfort of knowing what to expect. Many of the hotel chains in Australia are American, or at least have locations in the United States. Often times chain hotels have reward programs for travelers that use their hotels often.
While chain hotels can be great, do not discount the smaller family owned and boutique hotels in Sydney, which can also be good options for finding special deals. While the hotel name may be familiar to you, Australia is still a foreign country so you want to check out the hotel before you book it. Australia rates their hotels using a star system from one to five stars, with five being the most luxurious.
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
The Four Seasons name is synonymous with luxury and their Sydney location is no exception. The Four Seasons Hotel Sydney features a full service spa and fitness center. The location is great as well. The hotel is the Rocks area of Sydney over looking the harbour. The hotel features over 500 elegant rooms with many suites available. If you stay at the Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, or even if you stay somewhere else, you may want to try one of the hotel's restaurants. Kable's provides you with an elegant atmosphere and culinary experience, while The Cabana is a great way to enjoy the poolside area. Finally, if you stay at the Four Season's you know that you will be treated to a luxurious spa experience. The Four Seasons Hotel Sydney features a spa that uses all natural and Australian made products.
Marriott Hotel chains are well known and dependable. There are three Marriott's in the Sydney area. They are the Courtyard North Ryde, Sydney Marriott Hotel and Sydney Harbour Marriott at Circular Quay. The Sydney Marriott Hotel is located right by Hyde Park, a great location in central Sydney. The hotel is large with over 200 guest rooms and it is well suited to business meetings. The hotel has a restaurant and bar, as well as 24 hour a day guest service, just as you would expect from a Marriott. The Harbor Marriott and Circular Quay overlooks the famous Sydney Harbour and is near the Rocks neighborhood. This Marriott is even larger with over 500 guest rooms. They have a state of the art gym for guest use as well. The Courtyard North Ryde is located just outside of Sydney. Courtyards often offer guests a lower prices hotel, along with a few less amenities.
Taj is an international company based out of India. They are known for upscale and resort like hotels around the world. Taj owns and operates Blue Sydney, located on the Wharf at Woolloomooloo. This is a great locations to see the harbour, shop, or check out the royal botanical gardens. The Blue Sydney is all about luxury. The hotel features a fitness center as well as excellent concierge service to make sure that you enjoy your stay. Taj hotels generally hold themselves to a high standard and this is true of their Sydney location as well. The hotel considers itself a boutique hotel in that it pays attention to detail and style. From the thread count of the sheets to the look of the reception space, you know that a lot of time and effort when into making this hotel as comfortable as possible.
Fro travelers who want the comfort of a chain hotel on a budget you may want to try one of Sydney's Best Westerns. The Best Western hotel chain has four hotels in the Sydney area. They range from just minutes away from downtown, all the way to 15 kilometers away, so be sure to check locations when choosing a Best Western. The Best Western Plus Stella is the closest to the city. It offers rooms with kitchens as well as large apartments. This makes the hotel a great option for families or groups.