Get an overview of this hotel4-star Pyrmont hotel in Darling Harbour, near University of Sydney

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in Darling Harbour, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Sydney Convention Centre, University of Sydney, and Circular Quay. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and self parking are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, concierge services, and dry cleaning.

Room Amenities

All 90 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and iPads. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like free minibar items and bathrobes.

 Guest Highlights

  • High-quality beds
  • Central location
  • Breakfast and onsite restaurant
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms

Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measure 333 square feet (31 square meters). This business-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area. Onsite parking is available (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in May 2013.

Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 90 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 31 
  • Year Built 1888 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 333 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • iPad 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour has a restaurant serving breakfast and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than more than 10 rooms or for stays exceeding 20 consecutive nights. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 50 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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).
The credit card presented at check-in should be the same card used at time of booking. If the credit card holder is not on the reservation, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival to confirm identification

Fees

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 25 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 39 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50 per night
  • Onsite 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.

Hotel Name

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

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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Hot List.

Special Offer

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive a loot bag and free access to self-serve laundry facilities.

Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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