Sydney Local Guide – Central Business District

Sydney Local Guide - Central Business District
2 May

Sydney Local Guide – Central Business District

Sydney’s CBD is one of the most recognised inner city business districts in the world. From Chinatown to Circular Quay, the CBD is crammed with things to do, places to visit and amazing things to see.

Australia’s stock exchange, reserve bank, and the courts of law are all resident in the CBD and have marvellous views of Sydney Harbour. As well as swanky office towers there are plenty of cafes, restaurants, bars and clubs.

Getting around the CBD with all your shopping and presents for your friends back home is not easy. Why not get some local help from the specialists of group transportation in Sydney namely First Choice Charters.

The excellent choice of vehicles available with local drivers will get you around the CBD with no dramas and will make your shopping trip a memorable occasion.

Sydney Shopping

Sydney has an amazing variety of swish shopping malls, bargain boutiques, and locally made craftware. And in the CBD are some of the most modern and impressive malls in the whole of Australia.

The AMP Tower Centrepoint has excellent 360 degree views of the City, Queen Victoria Building, the Strand Arcade, Pitt Street Mall and Westfield Sydney are all located in the very heart of Sydney.

CBD Hotels

There is a wide range of accommodation options in the CBD from five-star harbourside hotels to inner-city apartments, boutique hotels and hostels.

On the more luxurious side there is the Pullman Sydney Hyde Park, Sheraton on the Park, Shangri-La, Westin, Park Hyatt, and the Sir Stamford.

For those who prefer serviced apartment type accommodation then the CBD also has some great hotels to offer: Medina in Martin Place, Quay West, Meriton, and APX. For those on a more restrictive budget then look at, the Jolly Swagman, Criterion, and the Highfield.

CBD Restaurants

  • The Dining Room – Sir Stamford Hotel

Great views across Macquarie Street right to the Royal Botanic Gardens, the Dining Room offers exceptional service and modern Australian cuisine. They also offer pre-Opera House packages that are exceptional.

  • Garden Court – Sofitel Hotel

Garden Court brings a wealth of classic French cuisine and experiences to the diner. In a unique garden setting in the heart of the CBD. The executive chef who hails from Brittany brings a hybrid cuisine steeped in French tradition with a contemporary style.

  • Verandah Restaurant

A stunning outdoor dining experience awaits the diner at the Verandah Restaurant & Wine Bar. The restaurant offers a full a la carte European menu as well as casual lunches.

  • Cantina Mobil

A member of the Sydney food truck revolution based at Circular Quay is the truck with gusto. If you like traditional Mexican food as well as Mexicali inspired street food.

Sydney CBD has many great parks, open spaces, historical building, tourist attractions and entertainment venues. All within a relatively small area, the CBD is definitely a fun place to visit.

If you wish to explore the local sights and attractions of Sydney then there is no better group transportation partner than First Choice Charters. We are the experts of Bus Hire and Coach Charter around Sydney and have a wealth of knowledge in and around the city.

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