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The Darling

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80 Pyrmont Street Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales 2009 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Oh my! 5 Star is a understatement, this hotel and all the staff are over the top in service, and customer attention. They made sure every detail was arranged or you from ordering a taxi, your bags portered, individualized personal attention in any matter you...More

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Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded today

Dear moopmoops, Thank you very much for the amazing review! The pleasure is all ours. Here at The Darling we genuinely try our best to ensure our guests have the best experience. We are glad we did not disappoint and even managed to accommodate you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been lucky enough to have stayed at this stunning hotel twice over the past couple of weeks and The Darling does not disappoint, Joby at check in was so welcoming as was Robert from concierge, I know hotels quite well and the team...More

Thank Jyeeeee
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jyeeeee, Thank you for your review you left after your recent stay at The Darling. It is genuinely wonderful to hear that we exceeded your expectations and could create a stay for you that was memorable and personal. It’s fabulous that you were able...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we chose this property as the last hotel of our tour. The quality of the staff here is phenomenal and truly is amazing and the gem of this hotel. Our Uber dropped us off wrongly at the entrance of the star, however, the...More

Thank Rafflesia
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rafflesia, Thank you for your lovely review you left after your recent stay at The Darling. It’s absolutely fabulous to hear how highly you thought of the entire experience that you received throughout your stay at The Darling. Our team takes pride in our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the past 4 years I have been I have been staying at The Darling (every week for work) or at The Astral Residence (every school holidays with the family). I thought it was about time t write a review. I think the location is...More

Thank Oli_hprosser
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Oli_hprosser, Thank you for your lovely review you left regarding all your stays at The Darling. We absolutely love being able to accommodate you one of your favourite suites each time you choose to stay at The Darling, whether that be for business or...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we walked in the door at the hotel it was sumptuous and delightful. The staff were friendly and welcoming, the room was luxurious, the bed was comfortable and we had a lovely stay. The close proximity to the city was great, and...More

Thank Talia M
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Talia M, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review! It is delightful to hear how lovely your stay was, from the positive interactions with our staff members to the luxurious room, comfortable bed and great location! We are certainly...More

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About
Description
The Darling is located at The Star Sydney and is a key feature of Sydney’s leading entertainment destination. The hotel was designed as a stand-alone structure, with its own arrival experience, amenities and ...More alluring personality. Housed in a distinctive inverted glass tower resting on a sandstone podium, the hotel features 171 stylish and spacious rooms, suites and penthouses, a 25-metre outdoor heated swimming pool, world-class cuisine and an indulgent day spa. The Darling is honoured to be the first Sydney hotel to be awarded a prestigious Forbes Five-Star rating. A Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating is the most coveted award in the global luxury travel sector. Properties awarded Five-Stars are considered outstanding and are often iconic with virtually flawless service and facilities. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Casino and Gambling
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
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Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
171
Price range
US$209 - US$530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
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Traveller (630)
Room & Suite (464)
Pool & Beach (61)
Dining (42)
Amenities (36)
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Questions & Answers
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DellaT15
16 October 2017|
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Response from The_Star_Management | Property representative |
Hello Della T, Yes they certainly do, we have easy access for taxis to drop off and pick up guests at The Darling Hotel entrance. Thank you for your enquiry Della T and if there is anything further we can assist with... More
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Robert M
22 January 2017|
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Response from tris F | Reviewed this property |
it is approximately 10km from the airport to the hotel. fastest way to get there would be via airportlink train to central station then tram to the casino.
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Play L
27 November 2016|
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Response from AnnalisaSydney | Reviewed this property |
approx. $70 or 75 if not a hotel guest I think guests are charged $45. I can't remember what we pay all the time.
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Room Tips
"Floor 12 and higher"
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"Suites are large with separate lounge and big bathroom/robe."
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"Our suite on level 11 had great views"
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"685 doesn't have a lot of privacy as you are looking out directly at the pool, on same level."
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