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The Darling

Overview
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

My husband and I like to celebrate our wedding anniversary and this year, 32 was no exception. My husband had seen an advertisement for The Darling which sounded perfect for us. Truly, from the moment I called to make our reservation with Jonathan to our...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Karen P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Check in was fast and friendly and my room (1182) was very impressive. Big and comfortable with everything you would need taken care of. My room service meal of wagyu mince bolognaise was delicious and did not take too long to be delivered. Would I...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank NM4124
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 4 days ago

Dear NM4124, Thank you for choosing to stay with us recently. Our Jewel Spa Suites never fail to impress and we are delighted you had a comfortable stay. It is a perfect room should you just want to relax or even do a bit of...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We have stayed in quite many hotels in Sydney. Best value for money, the Darling is right up there. We stayed 3 nights in a jewel harbour suite. The suite interior design is comfortable,shower room is spacious and the wardrobe is big enough. Everything looks...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank David K
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 4 days ago

Dear David K, It was a pleasure having you at The Darling recently and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your 3 night stay especially in your well appointed suite. We are glad you found our location convenient as we are a stones...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel, great service after a small issue with a booking . Manager upgraded us to a room with spectacular views of the harbor. Staff always friendly. Breakfast was fantastic. Will definitely visit next year. Thanks guysMore

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank adam h
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 4 days ago

Dear adam h, It was a pleasure having you recently and thank you for leaving us a great review. We are pleased to hear that our team managed to assist you with your booking and even got you an upgrade to a suite room with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Darling in September. I think i had very high expectations due to everyone talking about the hotel so when i got to my room i found it nice but not great. i have managed some of the top hotels in sydney so...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank jason v
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 5 days ago

Dear jasonvyas, It was a pleasure having you with us recently and thank you for leaving us feedback. We certainly understand coming from the same industry you have seen amazing rooms and would definitely have high expectations. Here at The Darling, we sincerely strive to...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$204 - US$572 (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$204 - US$572 (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
"Higher rooms have much nicer views."
KrugerC
2 weeks ago
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"Just next door to the hotel is a mall for eating."
SushilG_11
5 weeks ago
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"Floor 12 and higher"
Rafflesia
11 Sep 2018
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"Suites are large with separate lounge and big bathroom/robe."
CharlotteTheGong
1 Aug 2018
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