The Harbour View boasts two function rooms, a Cocktail bar and a restaurant overlooking Sydney Harbour together with a ground floor bar offering live entertainment on Fridays, Saturdays and Sunday afternoons.
Included in this hotel is an entertainment area including a pool room which is expected to attract both local and overseas tourists who are looking for a different experience and an era reminiscent of the 30's as opposed to the local hotels whose main claim to fame is of a previous centur.
The original Harbour View was demolished to make way for the Harbour Bridge - the current pylon of the Bridge now stands where the Harbour View Hotel previously stood. Its style is more art deco than historic. When asked whether he would take on another listed hotel renovation, Brian replied, 'Certainly - the key is to involve the local residents. This should be done right from the beginning. It is essential to employ an experienced heritage architect, be patient and understand, understand what is required in terms of heritage restrictions - Supreme confidence in the end result is paramount