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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 yesterday via mobile

Great location great views just great spot close to star casino sea life ferry terminal for Sydney waterways and a short stroll to the cbd of Sydney never had to leave pyrmont to get anything all at your fingertips and the nightly entertainment on the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Kjm14477
Reviewed 2 days ago

Did you know that The Darling at The Star is the only Forbes Five Star Hotel in Sydney ? That's no mean feat when you consider all the amazing hotels worldwide! It's by far my most favourite place to stay in our beautiful city of...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank matildananand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and our checked in on Friday night as we were getting married on Saturday . From the moment we walked in they treated us like VIP’s . Staff were amazing and very attentive , service was exceptional . They even delivered us a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 273pamm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived in a hailstorm in Sydney only to find that the Shangri La had let us down badly on our accommodation. We had never heard of the Darling but it was the nearest available 5 star hotel with accommodation. We were given the warmest...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank nss98765
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear nss98765, Thank you for your lovely review you left after your recent stay at The Darling. It was an absolute pleasure to be able to exceed your expectations and introduce you to a hotel where you felt welcomed, enjoyed a beautiful suite room and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of the hotel is perfect In the heart of the action The restaurants with big variaties of delicious food, the smell will make you hungry. The pillows the bed is so comfortable The rooms are equiped with high techMore

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Antoine S
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Antoine S, Thank you for your review you left after your recent stay at The Darling. It is wonderful to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay and that you were able to benefit in the location and all facilities of The Darling...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
,
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
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$215 - US$505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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$215 - US$505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
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Pool & Beach (58)
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 trisF | 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
"When booking request a higher floor to access those magical Sydney views!"
matildananand
2 days ago
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"Views over Darlng Harbour are best"
nss98765
3 weeks ago
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"Pool view, Spa"
viggyt
4 weeks ago
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"Higher rooms have much nicer views."
KrugerC
30 Nov 2018
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