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Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney

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, the hotel enhances your visit with exemplary service and modern amenities, such as traditional High Tea in The Fax Bar. Available for corporate needs, the two heritage-style meeting rooms showcase original marble and ornate features that date back to the 1800s, and the spacious, modern venues allow you to host your next function in style. Elegant experiences await as you step back in time in this classic establishment.

Rooms & Amenities

For a first-class experience, the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel in Sydney's CBD offers 338 rooms and 26 suites with boutique-style charm and modern amenities like free broadband and wireless internet.

All Guestrooms Feature:

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Cable channels
  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Slippers

Dining

Lady Fairfax Room
With natural light streaming through full-length windows, the Lady Fairfax Room creates the perfect setting to start your day. Fuel your Sydney excursions with our scrumptious Super Breakfast buffet in the morning, and return later in the day to host a private meal, reception, or gathering in an environment infused with modern sophistication.
Opening hours
6:30–10:30 am | Breakfast, Monday–Friday
7–11 am | Breakfast, Saturday–Sunday, public holidays

The Fax Bar
From morning coffee and high tea to pre-dinner cocktails and late-night drinks, The Fax Bar offers an extensive selection of beverages on the lobby level of the hotel. Our sleek and colorful bar creates a refined atmosphere where guests can enjoy casual conversation at a high-top table, savor a meal from our soft lounge seating, or settle in for snacks at the bar.
Opening hours
7:30 am–late* | Monday–Friday
10:30 am–late* | Saturday and public holidays
10:30 am–11 pm* | Sunday


Bentley Restaurant & Bar
The shared creation of Chef Brent Savage and Sommelier Nick Hildebrandt, Bentley Restaurant & Bar has become one of the most respected restaurants in Sydney, winning multiple distinctions that include “Best New Restaurant,” “Chef of the Year,” and “Sommelier of the Year” at The Sydney Morning Herald’s Good Food Guide Awards.

Popular with travelers and local patrons alike, the restaurant features both hotel access and a street entrance at the corner of Pitt and Hunter streets. The Bentley resides on two levels: a lower bar area for up to 30 guests that offers an extensive drink selection along with a casual bar menu, and an 80-seat upper dining area with contemporary styling to enhance the upscale dining experience.
Opening hours
Noon | Lunch, Monday–Friday
6 pm | Dinner, Monday–Saturday