Book your stay for Sydney Festival 2020
Since its inception Sydney Festival has grown its contemporary programming in order to expand the city's cultural celebrations in the first month of the new calendar year. Events in 2020 will include visual arts and installations, creative theatre productions at The Sydney Opera House, plus visionary workshops at Sydney's Town Hall.
Enjoy the relaxing coastal vibe of Coogee a short 15 - 20 minutes away from the central business district.
Book before 17 December 2019 for stays during the upcoming Sydney Festival (8 - 26 January 2020)
*Includes accommodation only or with breakfast.
**Terms and conditions apply.
Book 3 days prior to check in and receive
Up to 20% off accommodation or with breakfast
IHG Rewards Club
Up to an additional 5% off and late check out for IHG® Rewards Club members
Complimentary internet for all guests
Our Top Festival Picks
Black Cockatoo at Ensemble Theatre
Experienced artistic director Wesley Enoch has included a production that depicts a significant moment in Australian sporting history. Over 150 years ago, 13 Aboriginal men from country Victoria picked up their cricket bats and embarked on a remarkable voyage to England. Gain an insightful knowledge and perspective into the lifestyle and rights, whilst living as an Aboriginal Australian.
The Ensemble Theatre is an Australian theatre company, situated in Kirribilli, a 20 - 30 minute drive from Coogee Beach. It is well-known for presenting the best of international plays, well-loved classics and new Australian works.
When 4 January – 8 February
Duration 90 mins (no interval)
Opening Night at the Sydney Opera House
Isabelle Adjani stars in this Sydney Festival production, based on a cult film about an ageing actress self-combusting. The cult classic was released in 1977 and produced by filmmaking John Cassavetes. Cassavetes’ Opening Night is now regarded as one of his most important films. In an Australian exclusive, the Opening Night at Sydney Festival has been put on notice as the feature event in 2020. Prices range from between $49 - 109 per ticket based on view restrictions and age. Visit the Sydney Opera House website for details.
Sydney Opera House
When 21 - 26 January
Duration 80 mins
Life: the Show in Hyde Park
Embrace talented performers from Violent Femmes and Cirque du Soleil as they combine to bring you one of the biggest alt-cabaret shows and a main draw card for Sydney Festival. Expect a large amount of clowning, aerial dynamics and comedy skits each night. The price per ticket is between AU$70 - 89 + BF. Visit the Sydney Festival website for more details.
Hyde Park North
When 8 - 26 January
Duration 70 min
Image: Sydney Festival 2020, background, onthetown.net.au
Image: Crowds enjoying a concert at the Domain during the Sydney Festival 2014, Destination NSW
Image: Black Cockatoo at Enmore Theatre, Sydney Festival 2020, girl.com.au
Terms and Conditions
**The Cyber Sale promotion is valid only for bookings made from November 11, 2019 through December 17, 2019 using the “Cyber Sale” & “Cyber Sale – IHG® Rewards Club Member Rate” rate(s). All bookings must be consumed by May 31, 2020 at participating IHG® hotels and resorts.
The discount is up to 20% off the Best Flexible Rate with an additional 5% discount for IHG® Rewards Club members. Booking for you Coogee accommodation in Sydney requires non-refundable, full pre-payment for the entire stay at the time of booking. Advance purchase requirements and discount vary by hotel. Blackout dates apply and rooms are subject to availability. Certain room types may be excluded from the promotion. Hotel policy varies in regard to the minimum length of stay required and number of guests allowed per room. Not applicable with other discounted rate promotions. Not applicable to group bookings. Hotel specific early departure fee applies.