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The Darling

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  • Excellent75%
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  • Average5%
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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had our anniversary in an adored suite and had the most wonderful stay. The room was absolutely stunning and service was impeccable. The view from the spa was incredible and I was surprised how much we used it. The room was comfortable and functional...More

Thank clare5489
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 2 days ago

Dear clare5489, It was such a delight to be part of your anniversary celebrations. The entire team are happy to hear that we made it a memorable one for you and your partner. The Adored suites are perfect for celebrating special occasions such as yours....More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed at The Darling few years ago with my hubby and this round with my BFF, no regrets! Walking distance to Darling Harbour and it’s in The Star, not just a casino but with many good eateries, cafes and entertainment!More

Thank Jacklyn Q
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 2 days ago

Dear Jacklyn Q, Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us once again. It was a pleasure having you recently and we are delighted to know that you and your friend had a great time. Whether you are visiting for a romantic stay...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed in the Stellar Suite for our 10 year anniversary. Absolutely amazing room with super high end finishes. The service, cleanliness, location and room were 10/10. Shout out to Andy? at the front desk, i think that was his name, who made us feel very...More

Thank Sid H
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 3 days ago

Dear Sid H, It was a pleasure to have you celebrate your 10th year anniversary with us. We knew you would love our Stellar Suite with is high ceiling and gorgeous views of the harbor. Addy was delighted to have been able to serve you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Feels sexy and worth the money. I don't necessarily love the furnishings or the colour scheme, but something about it still felt stylish and I enjoyed staying there. Small balcony but we got some sunshine during the day on it so it was nice. Pyrmont...More

Thank Joroshi
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 3 days ago

Dear Joroshi, Thank you for your lovely feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you had a great time with us and enjoyed our location and what it has to offer. True enough most of our guests never ran out of things to do and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Currently spending three nights here, on business. Super stylish hotel with some great design features. Room lighting is excellent, very nice bathroom and top location adjacent to Darling Harbour and also the cool 'old school' style of Pyrmont with its terrace houses and traditional pubs....More

Thank Mikey1966
Response from The_Star_Management, Manager at The DarlingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mikey1966, Thank you for your lovely review you left after your recent stay at The Darling. We are thrilled to hear that we were able to accommodate you in an excellent room to make you very comfortable during your business trip in Sydney. We...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Casino and Gambling
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$229 - US$553 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Sydney
#9 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
#10 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#19 Business Hotel in Sydney
#26 Family Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$229 - US$553 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Sydney
#9 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
#10 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#19 Business Hotel in Sydney
#26 Family Hotel in Sydney
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Della T
October 16, 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
January 21, 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
November 26, 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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"I doubt there would be a bad room"
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"The pool area is on the 5th floor. It was quite noisy one late everything thru 3AM."
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