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Ovolo Woolloomooloo

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New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

LOVED this hotel! Rooms were clean, tons of restaurants in the hotel, easy walk through the botanical gardens to the opera house! Only thing we wished were that the windows open but that was small compared to how great the hotel was.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for our wedding anniversary and were blown away by the sophistication and style this hotel has to offer. As you enter the lobby you instantly relax. From the friendly and knowledgable staff to the well planned rooms, including individual touches such as unique artworks and vintage vinyl records. The hotel aims to be fulfil your every need-...

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Thank justinemorris
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wow these guys know how to go the extra mile! This is the place to stay in Sydney if you want something more than ordinary or mundane as some high rating hotels tend to be . We stayed in the AC/DC suite ( which was an upgrade) and from the neon lights to the two storey space it didn't disappoint....

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Castle Hill
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for two nights. We booked eagle rock tour for kayak and we thought booking closest hotel. The hotel is a boutique small but look grandiose nautical style. The building is renovated from a warehouse of some sort and you can still see the machines or equipment previously installed. Our room has wheelchair access - the only issue...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay at the hotel and agree with so many of the positive comments made in reviews. We too booked on their site so received all the many lovely comps [breakfast, happy hour, etc]. The reason we cannot give a 5 star rating is the first day we returned to our room after 4pm, it...

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1Thank silvia20003544
David_Sude, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo, responded to this review

Hi Silvia200003544, I was very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us overall. I am sorry your room still wasn't serviced at 4pm that day and you're right, us being busy is not a good enough answer and I am sorry we "dropped the ball" on that one. Rest assured that I have kicked a few butts...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a breath of Fresh Air this Hotel is to the Sydney market. Over 3 nights the hotel & its staff were at all times 5 star. We had a suite and got all the amazing additions that this hotel offers/includes in the price (look at web site there are too many to include here ). The staff were fantastic...

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David_Sude, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo, responded to this review

Hi Paul M, YAY!!!! I remember chatting to you over a game of Pacman on our vintage arcade games table in the lobby at happy hour. I am thrilled you and your wife had a great stay. Very happy you are now a converted Ovolo fan. Must have been the free peronis at happy hour and in the mini bar...

Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was travelling with my son. I have breast cancer and wanted to share a special holiday with him. The accomodation was awesome and even though really central to everything, was quiet during nighttime. We shared a room with two King singles. The beds were really comfy and the pillows were "to die for." I dined in a couple of...

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1Thank gyr2017
David_Sude, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo, responded to this review

Hi gyr2017, What a beautiful review. I am very happy you chose our hotel for your special holiday with your son and delighted we showed you a good time. How good are those pillows!!! I really hope you get better and please let me know the next time you want to come and stay with us as I would like...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff were excellent on arrival, very welcomimg and friendly. I had a loft room with the bedroom upstairs similar to other delegates, we all felt like we had been upgraded but this wasn't the case, great room with a ton of space. The really impressive touches were, the FREE loot bag with snacks, happy hour including drinks and snacks,...

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David_Sude, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo, responded to this review

Hi P8756GFgregr, Very happy, shiny customer!!! Just the way we like it at Ovolo. Super happy to read your review and the fact that you loved everything about the hotel. All the freebies are awesome. We want our guests to feel like they are at a mate's place. Grab a beer or a wine out of your minibar fridge without...

Emu Plains, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is awesome. The history and heritage is evident the minute you walk in the doors. The check in was quick and easy, rooms were good size, mini bar was free, great restaurants to choose from and a great breaky too. I'll be back.

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David_Sude, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo, responded to this review

Hi Andrew V, You're awesome!!! Thank you for great review. Very happy to read you liked the history and heritage of our building and most importantly that you enjoyed your stay and the freebies we provide. We can't wait to have you back. Cheers, David Sude General Manager

New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very very cool hotel. This is by far the coolest hotel I've ever stayed with. From arrival the staff are fabulous, service is slick and efficient. We had the pleasure of staying in a 5th level Deluxe Loft Suite and weren't disappointed. Furniture & decor is on-trend, and rooms are spacious, 1.5 bathrooms, opening slide window with water and people...

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David_Sude, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo, responded to this review

Hey thehargraves3016, Very very cool review. This is by far the coolest review I have read today. I was psyched you loved your stay at the hotel and that you enjoyed all the extras we have. How good is Netflix?!? I am totally addicted myself. I'm currently hooked on Narcos. Sooo good! Thanks again for your comments and we cannot...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location, space, views – have it all when you stay at Ovolo Woolloomooloo. Stretched along the longest timber-piled wharf in the world, the hotel is situated over the picturesque Sydney Harbour on the outskirts of Sydney CBD. A boutique hotel, bar and event center, Ovolo Woolloomooloo bridges between history and modern luxury. The architectural design of this heritage listed property is a truly breathtaking sight with its stunning French windows neatly placed in rows along the building, stylishly framed by the signature teal coloring. As you enter the hotel, contemporary design elements and furnishings complement original fixtures of the property, with seamless integration of the Ovolo touch – all the little things that make effortless living a reality for the modern, tech-savvy traveler. Journey through the 100 rooms and suites and you’ll find that each one tells a uniquely Australian story, portrayed through a series of art pieces cleverly infused into the interior design features. A short stroll from the hotel will get you to iconic attractions like the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay, as well as popular restaurants and waterholes right on the wharf or in the surrounding suburbs. But really, who needs to go anywhere when your room rate already includes everything? Continental breakfast*, Wi-Fi, mini bar, self-service laundry, happy hour*, 24 hour indoor pool & gym? – Yep, all free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ovolo Woolloomooloo

Address: 6 Cowper Wharf Rdwy, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia (Formerly BLUE Sydney)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: $301 - $535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ovolo Woolloomooloo 5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Blue Sydney Hotel Sydney
Sydney Blue Hotel
w Hotel Sydney
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#1 Spa Hotel in Sydney
#2 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
#22 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#28 Business Hotel in Sydney
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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