Where old meets new — a hidden gem among Sydney's hotels

With traditional heritage architecture and a vintage sandstone façade, the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney welcomes you to experience a sumptuous stay in the civic heart of the CBD. Once home to the Fairfax newspaper empire and the prestigious Bank of New South Wales, this historical building now accommodates business travelers and holiday guests from all over the world. You're a short stroll from prestigious restaurants and bars, luxury shopping, and iconic sites such as the Sydney Opera House, the Queen Victoria Building, and Martin Place.

Whether you're looking to take a holiday within walking distance of Circular Quay or conduct business near Wynyard Station, our hotel enhances your visit with exemplary service and modern amenities, such as traditional High Tea in The Fax Bar. Available for corporate needs, our two heritage-style meeting rooms showcase original marble and ornate features that date back to the 1800s, and our spacious, modern venues allow you to host your next function in style. Elegant experiences await as you step back in time in our classic establishment.

Stay in chic and relaxing rooms in style in Sydney

The Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney features 338 rooms and 26 suites for business or leisure travelers, complete with free Wi-Fi and in-room coffee and tea facilities.

Standard Room - Atrium View

  •  32 m²
  • 1 queen or 1 king
  • 2 adults
Our Standard Rooms with atrium view offer ample space with a modern design.

Superior Room - Twin Beds

  •  34 m²
  • 2 twin
  • 3 adults, 1 child
For extra space, book one of our Superior Rooms. Everything you need is already in the room.

Premium Position Superior Room

  •  34 m²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
For extra space, book one of our Superior Rooms. Everything you need is already in the room.

High Floor Deluxe Room with Balcony

  •  34 m²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Our Deluxe Balcony Rooms, situated on the 11th and 12th floors, feature a king bed and Juliet-style balcony.

High Floor Deluxe King Room - Street View

  •  34 m²
  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
For ultimate comfort and relaxation, choose our High Floor Deluxe King Rooms with street-facing views.

Redesigned Business Class Room with Lounge Access

  •  34 m²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Located on the 10th floor, these Redesigned Business Class Rooms with Lounge Access are ideal for corporate travelers.

Open Plan Studio Spa Suite

  •  52 m²
  • 2 double or 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
For an extended stay or for extra space, choose one of our Suites featuring a separate living area.

One Bedroom Spa Suite with Club Access

  •  56 m²
  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
Book our One-bedroom Spa Suites for extra space, privacy, and picturesque views.

Open plan Executive Suite with Lounge Access

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
For an extended stay or for extra space, choose one of our Executive Suites featuring a separate living area.

Meetings & Events

Experience our eight meeting rooms situated within walking distance of Sydney Harbour and Circular Quay. Our venues are highly versatile, suited for cocktail functions, press events, intimate dinners and conferences. Offering more than 500 square meters, two of our meeting rooms date back to the 1900s, while all offer customized audiovisual solutions, free fast Wi-Fi, direct street entry and plenty of daylight.
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Nearby Attractions

During your stay at the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney, our friendly concierge team can offer expert recommendations for the best things to do in Australia's Harbour City. Many attractions lie within walking distance of the hotel, including the well-manicured grounds of The Royal Botanic Garden and the world-famous shells of the Sydney Opera House. Drive across the Sydney Harbour Bridge or ride the ferry to see the wildlife at Taronga Zoo, or walk to the Darling Harbour area to experience the underwater wonders at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium.

Darling Harbour

0.77 mi / 1.23 km from the hotel
Fireworks, festivals, retailers, restaurants, live music, museums—you can find all these and more at Darling Harbour. You can also choose a more coastal adventure by climbing aboard a sailboat, water taxi or cruise vessel.

Sydney Harbour Bridge and Pylon Lookout

0.56 mi / 0.89 km from the hotel
Built in 1932, "The Coathanger" is the longest single-span bridge in the world. Experience its impressive height through a BridgeClimb, or ascend 200 stairs to the top of Pylon Lookout.

Sydney Opera House

0.7 mi / 1.12 km from the hotel
Possibly Sydney's most famous feature, this iconic opera house features five performance venues, including a concert hall, an opera theatre and three dramatic arts spaces. Concerts and festivals also take place outside in the courtyard area.

The Rocks Historic District

0.36 mi / 0.59 km from the hotel
Whether you're browsing The Rocks Markets, Cadman's Cottage or the Aboriginal art in one of the galleries, you're sure to find a wealth of entertainment and information in this historic district that dates to the 1800s.

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

0.48 mi / 0.78 km from the hotel
One of the world’s largest, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium is a public aquarium featuring a range of Australian aquatic life, with more than 700 species of fish.

WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

0.5 mi / 0.8 km from the hotel
Located in the Darling Harbour leisure and retail precinct, this wildlife park in the heart of Sydney features unique nature zones such as the Daintree Rainforest, Butterfly Tropics, and Kakadu Gorge.

How to get to the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney

27 O'Connell Street, Sydney2000, Australia

The central location of our Radisson Blu in Sydney's business district allows you to enjoy some fresh air as you walk to nearby venues like The Royal Botanic Garden, the Harbour Bridge and the world-famous Sydney Opera House. Business travelers appreciate our hotel's proximity to local businesses as well as convenient transportation options at Circular Quay (rail and ferry), Wynyard (rail and bus) and Martin Place (rail and bus), which provide quick commutes to and from area companies.

Valet parking is available at the hotel's main entrance on 27 O'Connell Street.

From Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport

By public tansport:

The airport line operates from all City Circle stations to the domestic (T2 and T3) and international terminals (T1) every 10 minutes or so. The trip will take between 20 and 30 minutes, depending on the time of the day. The line runs from around 5am until midnight, 7 days a week. Get off at Wynyard Station, just 300m from the hotel.

By taxi/car:

The ride takes about 20min via M1 (14km).

From Sydney Central Station

By public transport:

Many lines take you to Wynyard Station in 10 minutes (T1, T3, T8). The hotel is just 300m from the exit.