Frequently Asked Questions

Holiday Inn Darling Harbour team is committed to bringing you a convenient stay. Here are some frequently asked questions by our guests which you may find useful during your time in Sydeney.

Does the hotel have parking for in house guests?

Holiday Inn Darling Harbour is unable to offer onsite parking for Guests.

There are a few parking facilities within walking distance from the Hotel.

Holiday Inn Darling Harbour has an agreement with 1 Dixon Street Secure Car Park. This is available at $35.00 per car per day single entry. All tickets must be validated at reception before leaving the car park. Payment for car parking must be made at the ticket machine on B1 Level.

 

Where is the nearest ATM?

Address: 12/14 Goulburn Street, Sydney NSW 2000

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Phone: (02) 9264 5671

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday: 24 Hours

 

Where is the nearest Supermarket/Shopping Centre?

Address: World Square, 650 George St, World Square Shopping Centre, Sydney NSW 2000

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Phone: (02) 8275 8600

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday: 06:00am – 12:00am

What are the Paddy's Market & Market City Trading Hours?

Address: Market City, Hay St & Thomas Street, Sydney NSW 2000

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Opening Hours Paddy’s Market

Wednesday- Sunday: 10:00am – 06:00pm

 

Opening Hours Market City:

Monday-Wednesday: 10:00am – 07:00pm

Thursday: 10:00am – 08:00pm

Friday-Sunday: 10:00am – 07:00pm

Where are the nearest Indian Restaurants?

India Gate

Address: 777 George St, Haymarket NSW 2000

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Phone: (02) 9212 7777

Opening Hours

Sunday-Friday: 12:00pm – 09:00pm

 

Masala Bowl

Address: 382A Pitt St, Sydney NSW 2000

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Phone: (02) 8041 7988

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday: 11:00am – 10:00pm

 

Where is the nearest Thai Restaurant?

Home Thai

Address: Home Thai, 1-2/299 Sussex St, Sydney NSW 2000

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Phone: (02) 9261 5058

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday: 05:00pm – 10:00pm

Where is the Sydney Fish Market, How do I get there?

Take light rail from Paddy’s Markets station. Get off at Wentworth Park and walk 3 mins.

Address: Bank St & Pyrmont Bridge Road, Sydney NSW 2009

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Phone: (02) 9004 1100

Opening Hours

Monday-Sunday: 07:00am – 04:30pm

Where is the nearest Malaysian Restaurant?

Mamak Restaurant.

Address: 15 Goulburn St, Sydney NSW 2000

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Phone:  (02) 9211 1668

Opening Hours

Monday-Thursday: 11:30am – 02:30pm, 05:30pm – 10:00pm

Friday: 11:30am – 02:30pm, 05:30pm – 02:00am

Saturday: 11:30am – 02:00am

Sunday: 11:30am – 10:00pm

Where is the nearest Catholic Church?

St Peter Julian’s Haymarket

Address: 641 George St., Haymarket NSW 2000

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Phone: (02) 9211 4100

Opening Hours

1st & 3rd Saturday:
2.15 pm (Indonesian)

 

1st Sunday:
1.30pm (Filipino)

 

Saturday Vigil Mass:
5.30 pm

 

Sunday Mass Times:
9.30 am, 11.00 am (Chinese), 12.30 pm, 3.30 pm &
5.00pm (Korean)

Monday to Friday:
7.30 am, 12.10pm, 5.30 pm

Saturday:
12.10 pm & Vigil at 5.30 pm
12.10 pm (First Saturday of the Month) Eucharist of Anointing

 Public Holidays:
12.10 pm

Where is the market on the Rocks?

In this open air market, nestled between the Sydney Harbour Bridge, visitors can browse through hundreds of great finds, made by many hands. Stroll along cobbled laneways through stalls where fashion, handcrafted jewellery, textiles, homewares, art, beauty products and photography, lure and inspire. Then stay a while to enjoy the harbour breeze and the warmth of the sun.

Address: The Rocks Sydney. NSW 2000

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Opening Hours

Friday: 09:00am – 03:00pm

Saturday-Sunday: 10:00am – 05:00pm

What are the timings for ChinaTown Market?

Food lovers can enjoy some steamed Hong Kong dim sum, meat skewers, and fried potato chips on a stick or some piping hot takoyaki. There are also a variety of accessories and clothing stalls selling toys, IPhone cases and clothing items.

Address: Dixon St, Haymarket NSW 2000

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Opening Hours

Friday: 04:00pm – 11:00pm

Where is the nearest Chemist?

Priceline Pharmacy

Address: Priceline Pharmacy, World Square, 9.01/644 George St, Sydney NSW 2000

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Opening Hours

Monday-Friday: 08:30am – 11:00pm

Saturday: 09:00am – 11:00pm

Sunday: 11:00am – 11:00pm

 

Haymarket Chemist

Address: 647 George Street, Sydney NSW 2000

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Opening Hours

Monday-Friday: 08:30am – 11:00pm

Saturday: 09:00am – 11:00pm

Sunday: 11:00am – 11:00pm

 

 

Where can I buy bus/train/ferry tickets?

Opal cards can be purchased and ‘topped up’ at any convenience store. The nearest convenience store to the hotel is the 7 Eleven on Goulburn Street

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Where is the nearest Bottle Shop?

Address: Level 1, Market City, 9-13 Hay Street. Haymarket Sydney NSW 2000

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Opening Hours

Monday-Friday: 09:00am – 10:00pm

Saturday-Sunday: 10:00am – 10:00pm

How do I get to Bondi Beach?

There are no direct trains to Bondi Beach. The easiest way to get there is to catch buses numbered 333, 380 or 382 from Hyde Park.

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Can I catch a ferry from Darling Harbour to Circular Quay? How much does it cost?

Yes you can definitely catch a ferry from Darling Harbour to Circular Quay. Adults are approximately $6.00 one way or $12.00 return.

Children & concession are approximately $3.00 one way or $6.00 return.

Alternatively, guests can catch the train to Circular Quay from Central station. The cost of the train varies depending on the day of the week, time of travel and age/entitlements of travellers, ranging from $2.20 – $3.40 for adults and $1.10 – $1.70 for children and pensioners.

Guests can also take a taxi to Circular Quay which will cost about $15.00-$20.00

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Does the hotel provide transport to and from the airport for hotel guests?

No.

Guests at the airport need to make their own arrangements to get to the hotel.

Guests travelling from the hotel to the airport can book an airport shuttle through the hotel.

The hotels preferred operator must be booked by the day prior to travel and costs $16.00 per person.

A taxi to the airport will cost around $50.00 – $70.00 depending on traffic conditions.

Where can I get a good massage?

Most ‘massage’ businesses in the local area double as a bordello. After 7pm most will not offer a conventional massage.

There is one legitimate service located on Hay Street right next to Oporto.

Where is the nearest Post Office?

Address: World Square, World Square Shopping Centre, 1048/644 George Street. Sydney NSW 2000

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Phone: 131318

Opening Hours:

Monday- Friday: 09:00am – 05:00pm

Saturday: 09:30am – 01:00pm 

Sunday: 10:00am – 02:00pm

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