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Visiting The Rocks

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in The Rocks, and visitors give high marks for the bustling port, renowned opera house and top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, museums and tours. Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Bondi Beach are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 1460 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Sydney
  • The closest major airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city centre

Dressing for The Rocks

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 26°C and the nighttime average to be 16°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 23°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • July to September averages 20°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 25°C during the day and 12°C at night
  • About 1188 millimetres of rain falls on The Rocks each year
  • Hottest months are usually February and January with an average temperature of 25°C, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 8°C

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Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in The Rocks?
Park Hyatt Sydney is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It’s located steps from Overseas Passenger Terminal. Other top choices based on traveller reviews include Sydney Harbour YHA - Hostel and Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in The Rocks, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review top deals in The Rocks.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in The Rocks?
Based on reviews, Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and an indoor pool. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Mercantile Hotel The Rocks and Sydney Harbour Bed & Breakfast.
What's the best hotel when travelling with children to The Rocks?
The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney is a top 5-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other choices for your stay with the children include Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney and Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery. Also, attractions in the area such as SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Luna Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to The Rocks?
The Sebel Quay West Suites Sydney is a favourite 5-star aparthotel for couples, and features 24-hour room service and an indoor pool. Other good options for a romantic stay include Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery and Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in The Rocks?
Sydney Harbour Bed & Breakfast is a top B&B for people travelling with their pets, and offers concierge services and laundry facilities for its human guests.
What's the best accommodation option for a beach holiday in The Rocks?
Park Hyatt Sydney is a top 3-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features 2 restaurants and free WiFi. Other good options to stay near the beach include Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney and Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Bondi Beach or Coogee Beach.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in The Rocks?
Rydges Sydney Harbour is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney and Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery are two other upscale options for your holiday.
What's the best boutique accommodation in The Rocks?
Harbour Rocks Hotel Sydney MGallery is a favourite 5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. Rydges Sydney Harbour and The Russell Hotel are other boutique-style choices.