Rediscover Sydney this winter with a solstice staycation at IHG Hotels & Resorts

There is no time for hibernating this winter. Rediscover the Harbour City with IHG Hotels & Resorts, as Sydney Solstice transforms the city and puts on a show like no other.

From urban laneways, to CBD landmarks and glittering harbourside locations, discover an eclectic line up of events showcasing Sydney’s world-class hospitality, entertainment, arts and culture across two action-packed weeks.

Visitors and locals alike, can make their Sydney Solstice experience even more memorable with a stay at IHG’s collection of Sydney hotels and as an IHG Rewards member, they can enjoy up to 35% off* when choosing the ‘Advance Saver’ rate.

Gaze & Graze at
InterContinental Sydney 

For a taste of Sydney, embark on a culinary journey across the city at InterContinental’s exclusive Panorama Rooftop Lounge Bar. In collaboration with Sydney’s finest providores, the hotel’s expert team has transformed the traditional degustation menu into an interactive dining map.

Perched 31 stories above Sydney Harbour, guests will work their way across the stunning city skyline whilst indulging in beautifully curated dishes. Each dish heros the flavours of the harbour and city  –  from Sydney Royal Botanic Garden Honey, to Manly Spirits Coastal Citrus gin cured ocean trout.

This immersive dining experience is running daily throughout Sydney Solstice, 8-20 June from 4:30pm.  Enjoy the experience even more with overnight accommodation and parking. Book InterContinental Sydney’s ‘Sydney Solstice Stay, Park, Experience’ package. 

Crowne Plaza Darling Harbour

This new hotel offers a prime location for guests to experience Darling Harbour’s winter festival, and fireworks displays, as well as all of the action in Chinatown and Sydney’s small bar district.

Just a three minute walk to Darling Harbour, five minutes to Pitt Street Mall and under 10 minutes to Barangaroo, it is undoubtedly one of the most connected hotels in the city.


Holiday Inn Potts Points

Stay and explore in one of Sydney’s oldest neighbourhoods. Potts Point is a magical mix of elegant art deco architecture, late Victorian terraces and heritage mansions. There are small laneways and hidden staircases that surprise as they unveil panoramic views of Sydney’s harbour and skyline.

Stay overnight in a picturesque Harbour View Room from just $230 with a $100 food and beverage credit at the hotel’s in-house dining venue, Sirocco Restaurant and a 1pm check out. Book here.


InterContinental Sydney Double Bay

InterContinental Sydney Double Bay offers a stunning bayside retreat moments from the CBD, yet privately tucked away in the Eastern Suburbs.

Guests looking for retail therapy can hit the unique boutiques of Double Bay, before enjoying an elegant High Tea in the afternoon, or an expertly-mixed G&T at Stillery Bar & Dining in the evening. The hotel is only five kilometres from the city by ferry or car, so you won’t be far from the many events taking place right across the city.


Crowne Plaza Sydney Coogee Beach
Following a multi-million-dollar overhaul, Crowne Plaza Sydney Coogee Beach is perfect for a beach staycation, located opposite the iconic Coogee Beach and moments from the region’s best coastal walks. Guests can base themselves in the newly-designed rooms with panoramic ocean views or indulge in the hotel’s culinary destination, Estate. The hotel is offering a range of winter add on packages including the Signature Winter experience for two that includes a cheese and wine experience on your balcony, sunrise experience and morning yoga, daily breakfast, lunch at Shutters Restaurant and a late 2pm checkout. More information here


Holiday Inn Sydney Airport

Emerging from a multi-million-dollar refurbishment, Holiday Inn Sydney Airport is ready to impress guests with its new-look guest rooms featuring stylish interiors and modern creature comforts. This hotel is a 5-minute drive from Sydney Airport and 400 metres from Mascot train station allowing a 10-minute journey by train to the Sydney CBD and Circular Quay making it a convenient location for families, couples or solo travellers looking to explore the city.

For more information on IHG Hotels & Resorts Sydney Solstice packages go to Sydney Solstice Festival Hotel Offers (


* IHG Rewards members have access to 35% off and non-members 25% off when choosing our ‘Advance Saver’ rate.  Terms and Conditions apply.