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New Year’s Eve Sydney accommodation near the fireworks 2023/2024

Stay here to kick off the new year and give a whole new meaning to the phrase "a room with a view".

Sydney's New Year's Eve fireworks are some of the most spectacular in the world. Naturally, they bring a spectacular crowd.

To ensure your view is as magical as possible, we've found hotels that boast incredible views of the fireworks. Some even from the comfort of your very own room.

Our top hotel picks for New Year's Eve in Sydney 2023/2024


North Sydney Harbourview Hotelbestsydneyhotel

View Sydney

Break from the norm and try a view from the other side… of the bridge, that is.

The View Sydney on the north side of the city sits high on a hill and boasts a unique view of the Harbour Bridge and the city skyline.

  • Location: North Sydney.
  • Rating: 4 stars.
  • View: Above Lavender Bay overlooking Luna Park, the Harbour Bridge and the CBD.
  • Availability: To spend New Year's Eve at View Sydney, you'll have to book a minimum 3-night stay.

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Meriton Suites North Sydney

Meriton Suites North Sydney

You really couldn't ask for more when it comes to a hotel that offers the whole package. With views of Sydney Harbour, luxury spa facilities and public transport within walking distance, you'll find this stay more than comfortable.

  • Location: North Sydney.
  • Rating: 4 stars.
  • Views: Overlooking the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House.
  • Availability: A minimum 2-night stay is required to stay at the Meriton Suites North Sydney on New Year's Eve.

Check rates at Meriton Suites North Sydney


Best New Year's Eve Sydney accommodation splurges

Book these babies early, they sell like hotcakes around New Year's Eve for a reason.


Four Seasons Sydneybestsydneyhotel

Four Seasons

Towering high above Sydney Harbour and set ideally at its entrance, the Four Seasons is one of the few luxe hotels where you can drink up views of both the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge right from your hotel room.

  • Location: Circular Quay.
  • Rating: 5 stars.
  • View: Harbour view rooms overlook Circular Quay, the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. Higher levels overlook the entire harbour with the chance to catch other fireworks shows in the city.
  • Availability: The Four Seasons has a 3-night minimum stay requirement during the New Year's Eve period. Rooms are still available to book from 29 December to 1 January.

Check rates at the Four Seasons


Shangri-La Sydneybestsydneyhotel

Shangri-La Sydney

If the view from your plush suite doesn't cut it, take the lift to level 36. Up here, at the hotel's Altitude Restaurant, is one of the most coveted views of the harbour.

Soak it up as you drink your champagne because it's something to celebrate. As is your room, which can offer anything from Opera House to Darling Harbour views.

Capture them both in the Royal Suite and we'll eat our hats if that girl doesn't say "yes".

  • Location: The Rocks.
  • Rating: 5 stars.
  • View: High above The Rocks with views of Circular Quay, the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. If you're watching from Altitude Restaurant or Blu Bar 36, there's the chance to catch other fireworks shows in the city.
  • Availability: Shangri-La Sydney has rooms available for 31 December but you will need to book directly to secure your stay.

Check rates at the Shangri-La Sydney

Featured image: Sydneynewyear.com

How did we pick these hotels?

Our editorial team selected the Sydney hotels on this list based on price, location and real customer feedback from hotel booking sites and review platforms. Where applicable, we used our own personal experiences to make recommendations.

Where in Sydney can we find accommodation near the New Year's Eve fireworks?

Sydney hotels you can still book on New Year's Eve 2023/2024

These hotels are still available to book in Sydney on New Year's Eve 2023/2024.

If you're hoping to get a room with a view, it's best to double-check with the hotel whether you can be guaranteed a room that faces one of the shows to avoid disappointment.

We'll update this page as often as possible with the latest hotel availability in Sydney on New Year's Eve.

This list is correct as of 29 December 2023.

Hotel nameClosest fireworks locationDo any rooms have fireworks views?NYE price (31/12/23 – 01/01/24)Book
View SydneyHarbour BridgeYesFrom $1,250 for 2 adultsCheck rates
Meriton Suites North SydneySydney Harbour BridgeYesFrom $3,675 for 2 adultsCheck rates
Shangri-La SydneyCircular QuayYesFrom $7,765 for 2 adultsCheck rates
ibis Sydney Darling HarbourDarling HarbourYesFrom $749 for 2 adultsCheck rates
QT SydneyDarling HarbourYesFrom $1,249 for 2 adultsCheck rates
Sofitel Sydney Darling HarbourDarling HarbourYesFrom $1,329 for 2 adultsCheck rates
Hyatt Regency SydneyDarling HarbourNoFrom $1,329 for 2 adultsCheck rates
Ovolo 1888Darling HarbourNoFrom $990 for 2 adultsCheck rates

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Frequently asked questions

Which Sydney hotel has the best view on New Year's Eve?

The hotels with the best views for New Year's Eve include the Park Hyatt Sydney, Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour and Pier One Sydney Harbour.

How much does it cost to stay at a hotel on New Year's Eve in Sydney?

This varies from hotel to hotel. Expect hotel prices in Sydney on New Year's Eve to be considerably higher than usual, ranging from $300 to $3,000 for a stay on 31 December.

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