Sydney’s best family hotels with perks for kids

Visiting Sydney with the family for the first time or looking for a chic city break with the kids? You have come to the right place.

Sydney’s hotel scene has exploded in recent years, and there are plenty of options for traveling families that will surprise and delight everyone involved. Like an eco-retreat in one of Australia’s most famous zoos with sleepy koalas, hotels with special in-room tents and one of the most enchanting dessert buffets (chocolate fountain included) we’ve ever had never seen.

Keep scrolling for the best kid-friendly accommodation in Sydney.

Taronga Wildlife Retreat


Planning to visit the famous Taronga Zoo during your visit to Sydney? Well, the zoo’s gorgeous eco-friendly retreat, Wildlife Retreat, is one of our favorite stays in the city – and it’s a family paradise. As well as being seconds away from lions, tigers and bears (and all the other amazing animals that call Taronga home), your stay includes access to the zoo and a close encounter with adorable animal residents. Australians through a personal visit to the retreat. beautiful animal sanctuary. The “Animal View” rooms overlook the private sanctuary, which means yes, a koala could doze right outside your window.

The retreat is also home to tammar wallabies, red-necked pademelons, long-nosed potoroos, red kangaroos, cheeky short-beaked echidnas, and a few short-finned eels that inhabit the creeks and pools. The animal view rooms overlook the private sanctuary, which means yes, a koala could be dozing right outside your window.

Book your stay at Wildlife Retreat at Taronga here.

Four Seasons

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If you’re looking for breathtaking views of the most beautiful harbor in the world, with top-notch service and family-friendly surprises, let the Four Seasons be the master of your Sydney visit or stay. For parents, there’s the high-rise Lounge 32, a chic bar on the 32nd floor that’s akin to the Qantas First Class Lounge with an open bar and canapes all day; there’s an outdoor pool with cabana bar; and finally, Kitchen and Bar Mode. Run by Executive Chef Francesco Mannelli, this restaurant is one of Sydney’s finest.

Meanwhile, the Four Seasons Family Package will let kids love the hotel’s world-class service (a la Macaulay Culkin in home alone 2, sure). Package includes daily breakfast at Mode, family pass to Taronga Zoo, free meals for children six and under, in-room children’s movie and snacks, adapted toiletries to children, welcome gifts for children and a -bedroom tent experience. It doesn’t get any better than that.

Book your stay at the Four Seasons here.

The Langham

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For a luxury family stay in the heart of Sydney’s oldest suburb, we love The Langham. Along with the kind of fine service you’d expect to encounter at a five-star establishment, the Langham’s long list of lavish amenities includes Kitchens on Kent, an ultra-luxury interactive buffet, with nine live kitchens and an incredible dessert buffet with chocolate fountain (Kids will love it).

Langham’s “Family Playcation” package includes access to its famous Roman bath-style pool with a starry ceiling, a family-friendly buffet breakfast and kid-friendly toiletries, and you can bring a pet no additional cost.

Book your stay at The Langham here.

Pullman Quay Greater Sydney Harbor

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A two-bedroom suite with stunning views of Sydney Harbour? Yes, that’s what awaits you at Pullman Quay Grand. The newly renovated suites at this luxury hotel feature separate bedrooms, spacious living rooms for watching movies and relaxing, fully equipped kitchens with laundry facilities, sunny balconies and stunning bathrooms with corner spa baths for the whole family. family. enjoy.

Step outside and you’re a ferry ride from Luna Park, a short walk from the Opera House and the Royal Botanic Garden, and a short distance from some of Sydney’s most exciting museums, galleries, restaurants and sights.

Book your stay at Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbor here.

Crown Towers


If the kids love a hotel stay with a buffet and a pool – and you love luxury hotels with next-level dining options – Crown Towers should be high on your wish list for a stay in Sydney. . This is Sydney’s first six-star hotel, and you’ll feel it the moment you step into the lobby. Each room is fitted with a bespoke bathtub, bespoke fixtures from Apaiser and Hansgrohe and Nero Marquina marble floors. There’s an outdoor tennis court, complete with a mural of the legendary Reko Rennie, a list of no-intro restaurants (Nobu, Woodcut and a’Mare are some of our favourites) and a super luxurious spa designed by Blainey North, where guests can experience hot quartz sand therapy, a 37-degree vitality pool, and La Prairie facials.

Of course, this could all be totally lost on the kids, but we think they’ll enjoy the spectacle of it all – oh, and the stunning west-facing infinity pool and otherworldly buffet restaurant, Epicurean .

Book your stay at Crown Towers here.

Now check out our guide to the best things to do with kids in Sydney.

Image credit: Crown Sydney, Wildlife Retreat, Four Seasons, The Langham, Pullman Quay Grand, Crown Sydney

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