Lend Lease has gone back to the drawing board, unveiling a redesign of its proposed hotel as part of the new $1.5 billion dollar International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney.

Community concerns regarding the hotel taking up prime waterfront space and blocking views prompted Lend Lease to redesign the project, which is expected to be a “landmark” addition to its proposed Darling Harbour location. The ICC Hotel design originally included two 34-storey towers that would house 900 rooms, a plan…