Explore George Street, Parramatta
The perfect location for both business and leisure travellers, Parramatta is the satellite city of Sydney and is home to the second larger CBD. The city surrounding us is occupied by a dominant office and corporate space, including state government headquarters. Transport yourself all around Parramatta in ease with the free shuttle bus that runs along the precinct, with services every ten minutes.
With the River Cat terminal directly below the hotel, you will be able to easily and dreamily sail towards the famous attractions of Sydney Harbour.
As we are situated in the midpoint between Sydney’s CBD and the Blue Mountains, our guests will have no problem exploring the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage site. Choose to go bushwalking in this magnificent national park, immerse yourself in the refreshing mountain air or explore the small, quaint towns of the area.
For those searching for some physical activities, Parramatta Park promises an ideal setting for a pleasant walk, a heart-pumping run or even a cycle around the area. The nearby Olympic Park Showground is also easily accessible by the public transport options surrounding us, where there are tennis courts, aquatic centres, archery facilities as well as biking tracks around the huge complex.
Entertainment lovers will find their entertainment needs met with a variety of venues providing live shows and sport matches. Visit Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, enjoy an action packed day at Wet ‘N’ Wild Sydney or immerse yourself in Australian bush adventure at the Treetop Adventure Park, all only moments away and easily accessible with our convenient location in and amongst public transport.
Besides our complex are a range of great cuisines to cater to all tastes. Try out Port Bar or the Riverside Central Café, both located right on the riverbank for the perfect backdrop to a delicious lunch.
Only down a couple of blocks is Parramatta’s Eat Street, otherwise known as Church Street. Paved with a huge range of restaurants and alfresco dining, you will find a vibrant cosmopolitan atmosphere as you wine and dine on this famous food strip. Try out Criniti’s or Jamie’s Italian for a taste of Italy, or head to El-Phoenician for an authentic middle-eastern platter, fill up with Brazilian food at Rio Brazilian Churrascaria or freshen up your taste palette with dessert from Gelato Messina.
For a special occasion or for entertaining a corporate client, head to Courtney’s Brasserie on Charles Street, where you can indulge in a fine dining, Modern Australian cuisine.
Only a ten-minute walk from our hotel will have you placed at Westfield Parramatta, home to over 400 retailers, including major department stores, supermarkets and a cinema.
Those looking to grab a great deal for a bargain price on local and international brands can head towards Sydney’s Direct Factory Outlet, only a 15-minute drive away.