SYDNEY, Australia -- Southern Pacific Hotel Corp. opened a property
on a 90-year-old restored pier on Sydney Harbour.
The Pier One Parkroyal Sydney Harbour has a glass floor in the
lobby so guests can see the water below.
It has 164 rooms and is adjacent to the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Nearby, visitors find the Circular Quay, a commuting hub and
recreational area with walkways, restaurants and parks; the Museum
of Contemporary Art, and the Sydney Opera House.
The hotel has a workout room, two restaurants, a lounge, a car
rental outlet, a theater and show booking service and two meetings
rooms that can accommodate up to 60. The hotel has eight categories
A room with a water view runs about $315 per night, and a room
with a bridge view costs about $283 per night.
The hotel is 10 miles from the Sydney airport, nine miles from
the main 2000 Olympics venue and one mile from the Botanic
Southern Pacific Hotel Corp. was recently sold to U.K.-based
Southern Pacific Hotels
Phone: (800) 835-7742 or (011) 61-2 8298-9999