Sydney Central Business DistrictSydney

Image for Sydney Town Hall which includes cbd, heritage architecture and a city

Trip time! Discover the opera, architecture and theatre in Sydney Central Business District.

Explore the metropolitan area of Sydney Central Business District—a bustling port, shopping and popular sights from Sydney Tower to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium.

Top hotels in Sydney Central Business District

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
5 out of 5
176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
Rs10,844
per night
Feb 28 - Feb 29

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Museum of Contemporary Art and Circular Quay. The Rocks Markets and ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (3,947 reviews)

"Lovely rooms with lovely views in convenient location"…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
5 out of 5
199 George St., Sydney, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
Rs12,732
per night
Mar 13 - Mar 14

This family-friendly Sydney hotel is located in the historical district, just steps away from Circular Quay and Museum of Contemporary Art. The Rocks Markets ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (4,301 reviews)

"The hotel is in perfect location, central close to old part of the city and ferries. Beautiful rooms, clean and top notch service."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney
Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney
5 out of 5
11 Jamison Street, Sydney, NSW
Rs8,804
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Hyde Park ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (3,947 reviews)

"Hello, The well-being part of the hotel was the highlight. The staff were polite and the room was tidy. First hotel I’ve been to that doesn’t offer complimentary water, shame."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney
The Fullerton Hotel Sydney
The Fullerton Hotel Sydney
5 out of 5
1 Martin Place, Sydney, NSW
Rs8,938
per night
Mar 6 - Mar 7

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury hotel is steps away from Castlereagh Street and Pitt Street Mall. Sydney Tower and Martin Place are ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (134 reviews)

"Excellent location and really nice room. I've put this hotel at the top of my list when staying in Sydney"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

The Fullerton Hotel Sydney
PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney
PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney
4.5 out of 5
150 Day St, Sydney, NSW
Rs8,374
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9

Located in Darling Harbour, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Sydney Town Hall, International Convention Centre Sydney, and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (3,142 reviews)

"Everything was absolutely perfect. Will be back again"…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney
Hyatt Regency Sydney
Hyatt Regency Sydney
5 out of 5
161 Sussex Street, Sydney, NSW
Rs8,500
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9

Located in Darling Harbour, this luxury hotel is steps away from Wild Life Sydney Zoo and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. Sydney Tower and Sydney Town Hall are also ...

4.2/5Very Good! (3,660 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel with excellent location in downtown and on Darling Harbor, Safe, easy walks in all directions and terrific restaurants to choose from at all levels! Skybar is great with views of the Harbor and outdoor feeling on the top floor! Rooms are a bit dated and carpet is worn everywhere but ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2020

Hyatt Regency Sydney

Popular things to do in Sydney Central Business District

Sydney Opera House
Image for Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House

4.5/5(285 reviews)

Take in a performance or just take in the splendour of one of the world’s most famous buildings.

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium
Image for SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

4.5/5(41 reviews)

Discover Australia’s diverse marine environments in a magnificent aquarium, right in the heart of Sydney.

Sydney Tower
Image for Sydney Tower

Sydney Tower

4.5/5(88 reviews)

Australia’s tallest observation tower offers incredible views over Sydney and beyond.

Hyde Park
Image for Hyde Park

Hyde Park

4.5/5(179 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors with a trip to Hyde Park, a popular green space in Sydney. Stroll along the beautiful beaches or experience the renowned opera houses in this vibrant area.

Sydney Town Hall
Image for Sydney Town Hall

Sydney Town Hall

4/5(38 reviews)

Discover one of Australia’s most historic and beautiful civic buildings at this popular meeting place in the heart of Sydney’s city centre.

Royal Botanic Gardens
Image for Royal Botanic Gardens

Royal Botanic Gardens

4.5/5(171 reviews)

Escape Sydney’s busy downtown and enjoy the winding pathways, art installations and rose gardens of this lush haven.

Other areas in Sydney

Wynyard, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
trover photo by Minul Tennakoon

Wynyard

Ample dining options and captivating waterfront views are just a few notable features Wynyard is known for, and you can get around the area by hopping on the metro at Wynyard Station.

Wynyard
Darling Harbour showing city views, a city and night scenes

Darling Harbour

4.5/5Wonderful!(87 area reviews)

Known for its captivating waterfront views and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Darling Harbour. Check out top attractions like SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Australian National Maritime Museum, and jump on the metro at Pyrmont Bay Light Rail Station or The Star Station to see more of the city.

Darling Harbour
Victoria Cross, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
trover photo by Deb Soromenho

Victoria Cross

4.5/5Wonderful!(2 area reviews)

While Victoria Cross may not have many sights to explore, venturing just a little farther will lead you to top things to see and do like Luna Park and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Victoria Cross
Chatswood CBD, Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia
trover photo by Andy Yee

Chatswood CBD

3.5/5Good!(3 area reviews)

While visiting Chatswood CBD, you might make a stop by sights like Mandarin Center and Chatswood Mall.

Chatswood CBD
Maroubra South, Maroubra, New South Wales, Australia
trover photo by Amanda Moore

Maroubra South

When in Maroubra South, you can plan a visit to Maroubra Beach and Wedding Cake Island, some noteworthy sights in the nearby area.

Maroubra South
Collaroy Beach, Collaroy, New South Wales, Australia
trover photo by Fran Tapia

Collaroy Beach

Though Collaroy Beach may not have many top sights, you can venture to the surrounding area to see attractions like Narrabeen Beach and Dee Why Beach.

Collaroy Beach