This major transformation project has restablished Hilton’s presence within the city of Sydney. The grand sunfilled public spaces and links to the Town Hall and QVB, contribute to civic life in the core of the city. The hotel contains uncompromised amenities and conference centre facilities which set a new standard for the region. The existing guestrooms and commercial office facilities are greatly enhanced to meet market expectations.
George Street, Sydney, Australia
“JPW have taken one of the worst horrors of 1970’s Sydney and transformed it into a stylish, urbane and accessible part of the city. We need many more such sophisticated works of thoughtful urban architecture.” Philip Thalis, Sydney Morning Herald, in ‘25 things Sydney has got right in the last 25 years’, August 2011
2006 National Award for Commercial Architecture, AIA National Architecture Awards
2006 Award for Commercial Architecture, NSW Architecture Awards
2006 Award for Civic Design, NSW Architecture Awards
2006 Best Commercial Exterior; Best Commercial Interior; Premier Award, Australian Stone Architectural Awards
2006 Sustainable Energy Authority (SEDA) Energy Efficiency Award