Services in the local area
Hospital for Specialist Surgery (HSS) is located in Bella Vista on the shores of Norwest Lake.
This tranquil waterway is surrounded by walking paths, restaurants and shops. The shores of the lake provide a popular place to relax, picnic and bird watch. As well as ducks, black swans and pelicans, you can often spot remote control boats bobbing in the water.
Adina Apartment Hotel Norwest
A 12 minute walk from Hospital for Specialist Surgery (HSS), this modern hotel offers colourful, contemporary apartments feature kitchenettes, minibars, iPod docks and Wi-Fi (fee).
Upgraded units add balconies, dining areas and full kitchens with flat-top ranges. The cafe serves casual fare and has a full bar with a selection of Australian wines. There’s also a gym and an outdoor pool.
Address: 22 Brookhollow Ave, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153.
Grand Mercure Hills Lodge
A six minute drive or 20 minute walk from Hospital for Specialist Surgery (HSS), this upscale, boutique two storey hotel offers relaxed rooms, suites and apartments with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, minibars, and tea and coffee making facilities.
Suites and apartments include kitchenettes, separate living rooms and sofa beds. Buffet breakfast is available for a surcharge. Other amenities include an award-winning day spa, refined restaurant/bar and an outdoor heated pool. There’s also landscaped gardens and free parking.
Grand Mercure Hills Lodge offers a ten per cent discount on accommodation for friends and family of patients at HSS.
Address: 1 Salisbury Rd, Castle Hill NSW 2154
Novotel Sydney Norwest
A 12 minute walk from Hospital for Specialist Surgery (HSS), Novotel Sydney Norwest offers relaxed accommodation with Wi-Fi access (fee) and flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, minibars and desks.
Amenities include a stylish restaurant-bar serving lunch and dinner, an outdoor pool, a gym and a children’s play area. Access to laundry facilities and parking is complimentary.
Address: 1 Columbia Ct, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153
Quest Castle Hill
A five minute drive or 20 minute walk from Hospital for Specialist Surgery (HSS), these suburban serviced apartments are also 3.7 km from Castle Towers Shopping Centre, and 11 km from Parramatta Stadium.
All the modern studio to 3-bedroom apartments offer kitchen facilities, flat-screen TVs, DVD players and iPod docks. Wi-Fi is available. Upgraded units add separate living areas and washer/dryers, while some also include balconies and additional bathrooms.
Breakfast is provided for a surcharge. Complimentary amenities include a rooftop BBQ area, exercise facilities and private parking. There are also a business centre, a food delivery service, and a local shuttle (fees may apply).
Address: 8 Gladstone Rd, Castle Hill NSW 2154.
Local shopping centres
Norwest Marketown Shopping Centre is less than ten minute walk from HSS. Here you will find Coles Supermarket, restaurants, cafes, and a variety of speciality shops.
One of Australia’s largest shopping centres, Castle Towers Shopping Centre, is 10 minutes’ drive from HSS and has hundreds of stores including majors David Jones, Kmart, Coles, Norman Ross and Event Cinemas.
For more information on Castle Towers Shopping Centre visit the website.