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The Darling

5.0 of 5 80 Pyrmont Street | at The Star, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After the 24 hour economy flight from the UK why not spend some of your savings in luxury if only for a couple of nights? It does take the pain out of the journey if a little impersonal. Palatial atrium and fine rooms all within an easy hoof to Darling Harbour.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at the Darling for the 2 nights following our wedding. We had originally booked the Jewel Spa Suite at the advanced purchase rate, but on arrival, we were welcomed by an upgrade to the Adored Suite (888). The hotel also arranged complimentary chandon and strawberries to be sent to the room. The room was meticulously... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for two nights in the Darling which is in a great location in the Star Casino complex, full of things to do - casino, cafes, shops. The hotel is modern and smart with pleasant and efficient staff. Technically the controls are brilliant for lights, curtains etc but a bit complex for a couple of oldies. Overall a great... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have stayed here a few times and now that I have them remove the itchy feather bed toppers I'm very happy here. Rooms are opulent - love the electric curtains and controllable lights. The dark glass doors in the bathrooms are a little weird but the whole dark wood and glass makes for an expensive feel. No free water sadly.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived on 15th December (check out on the 22nd) and was greeted by very helpful, friendly and informative staff. We were shown to our room which is a dual suite (976) which overlooks darling harbour and Sydney Harbour bridge. We were very impressed with the room which is very modern, spacious and quirky. You can control the whole lighting system... More 

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Kurrajong, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed last weekend to see a show at the capital theatre. Check in was fast, efficient and friendly. Lobby is very modern and minimalist. Room on 5th floor was very nice but with no view. The bed was one of the best I have slept on. Strange bathroom arrangement with just a small partition between bed and bathrooms so if... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Darling at The Star is a very, very trendy, modern hotel with an upmarket, Asian vibe. The rooms are excellent, well-equipped and the beds very comfortable. But it's all a little bit TOO smart for its own good. Turning lights on and off should be straightforward, but it's not. If you move a bottle of water from the tray... More 

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Perth, Australia
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently had the opportunity to stay at The Darling on business and what a delight. If only it had been longer than one night. This is a real special-occasion hotel with luxury fittings and decor. I was upgraded to a spa suite with massive granite bathroom and a separate walk-in-robe that would have suited Carrie from Sex and the... More 

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Manchester
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148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for a week for work. It's in a good location about 4km from opera house but close by to darling harbour area. Check in was very efficient and room was lovely although bathroom is not very private if you're sharing a room with someone who you would like privacy from. Lots of buttons for all sorts of... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the third time I have stayed at The Darling hotel. I keep coming back to this hotel for the great location -a short walk from the Sydney's iconic Harbour and a diversity restaurants, and next door to The Star casino. Upon arrival, you immediately feel welcomed by the fabulous staff. My partner and I booked a standard room,... More 

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Address: 80 Pyrmont Street | at The Star, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Darling 5*
Number of rooms: 171
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#5 Spa Hotel in Sydney
#9 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#14 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
#18 Business Hotel in Sydney
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