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Premium bedding, free minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, free minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, free minibar, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.7 out of 5 Exceptional
993 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationStar Casino8 min walk
Popular LocationSEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium13 min walk
Popular LocationWorld Square Shopping Centre16 min walk
AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)28 min drive

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About this area

Sydney

Located in Sydney's Darling Harbour neighborhood, Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour is in the city center and near a metro station. World Square Shopping Centre and Paddy's Market are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Luna Park. Australian National Maritime Museum and Wild Life Sydney Zoo are not to be missed.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Star Casino - 8 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 13 min walk
  • World Square Shopping Centre - 16 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 18 min walk
  • Australia Square - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Convention Light Rail Station - 2 min walk
  • Exhibition Centre Station - 7 min walk
  • AirportKingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mister Percy — 1 min walk
  • Gladiatori Pizza — 3 min walk
  • The Little Snail — 4 min walk
  • Social Brew Cafe — 4 min walk
  • Pancakes on the Rocks — 4 min walk

About this property

Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour

4-star Sydney hotel in Darling Harbour, walk to Star Casino
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness center and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services. All 90 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and iPads. Thoughtful touches include free minibar items and bathrobes, and guests will also find room service and premium bedding.
Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour offers 90 accommodations with iPads and free minibar items. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry sanitization guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Covered self parking: AUD 42.00 per day
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: AUD 15 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (333 square feet)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • iPad

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of AUD 80 per pet, per night
Dogs only
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Covered self parking fee: AUD 42.00 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 42 per day
  • Pet fee: AUD 80 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates)
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

1888 Hotel
1888 Hotel Pyrmont
1888 Pyrmont
Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour Hotel
Ovolo 1888 Hotel
Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour
Ovolo 1888
Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour Hotel
Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour Pyrmont
Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour Hotel Pyrmont

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour and receive a full refund?
Yes, Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour?
As of Oct 20, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour on Nov 20, 2020 start from $147, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of AUD 80 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour?
Self parking is available for AUD 42.00 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM–anytime.
What time is check-out at Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour?
Check-out is at 10:00 AM.
Does Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour located?
Located in Darling Harbour, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Australian National Maritime Museum, Star Casino, and International Convention Centre Sydney. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Sydney Lyric Theatre are also within 15 minutes. Convention Light Rail Station is only a 2-minute walk and Pyrmont Bay Light Rail Station is 4 minutes.
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Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Comfortable, clean and great location Great food- Great stay not a cookie cutter hotel
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Kim
Beautiful accommodation staff where very helpful & everything was absolutely lovely. Also fantastic location. We would definitely stay again
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

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