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The Langham, Sydney

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   89 - 113 Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly The Observatory Hotel )
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Ranked #9 of 182 hotels in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stay here for my birthday and it proved to be one of the nicest place to stay. The staff were most professional and were willing to help you an assist you were needed and Made for a awesome experience. Will definately go again and highly recommended

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location with easy walking to The Rocks area and Circular Quay or along the street to Darling Harbour. We had a quiet harbour view although the current constructions on the waterfront did mean we saw a lot of diggers and dump trucks from 7am each morning. Very good bathrooms and a great bed with good sized rooms and furnishings.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When it was the Observatory, this was a wonderful room. The service was excellent. Friendly without being obtrusive and the food was excellent with a great Tapas menu. Recently the Observatory was taken over by the Langham and it has changed drastically. Whilst the room is still lovely, the service is inexperienced and forgetful and the food was acutely disappointing.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It was good to stay in a suite and enjoy a massage in the spa. But the degustation at dinner was great. Keen to see the place after renovations in a few months. It's located in The Rocks area near the harbour just down the hill from the observatory.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night at the last minute - what a great hotel. Great part of Sydney, impeccable service and super friendly staff every where. Went for a early morning swim in the hotel's gorgeous pool. Very luxurious, you feel very special when you are here. Will be interested to see what the renovations do to the hotel, hopefully... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel which will be undergoing a major refurbishment later this month. A little disappointed that bags werent carried to our room (cant imagine that happening at the Langham in Melbourne) and no assistance was offered with our bags getting down the stairs at the front of the Hotel when we checked out. Breakfast was lovely and our room was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel in the older part of Sydney. Large rooms, comfy beds, one of the best buffet breakfasts that I've had, pretty pool. The only drama is the day spa was booked out, so book in advance if you want a treatment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A piece of old England in beautiful Sydney. Spacious rooms with not perfect window frames for a windy city as Sydney. The best part is a lavish breakfast buffet with the best 4ever service that I had. In September 2014 they will start a 4 months (un-necessary) multimillion renovation. Hope they keep the same flavour and prices

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the great service at the Langham's. We stayed here for my fiancee's surprise birthday. The staff were extremely helpful and courteous. I checked out the Globe bar and had a nice champagne there just before going out to the party and it was a nice and relaxing place to have your pre dinner drinks. The buffet breakfast was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Langham when it was the Observatory and this was our first stay in the property since changeover. The large rooms, classic style and location remain fantastic. There were two disappointments for us. Firstly, the Langham theme involves a very floral pink decor which is everywhere. This is quite girly and while my wife didn't mind... More

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Address: 89 - 113 Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly The Observatory Hotel )
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Langham, Sydney 5*
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Observatory Hotel Sydney

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#2 Spa Hotel in Sydney #4 Romantic Hotel in Sydney #7 Business Hotel in Sydney #7 Family Hotel in Sydney #9 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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In the heart of Sydney, experience Australia’s most awarded Hotel, where boutique luxury is assured and personalised service unsurpassed. The Observatory Hotel is the ideal base from which to work and explore Sydney Australia's most vibrant city. Superbly located near Sydney's historic Rocks and central business district, nestled near the vibrant harbour and the world famous Sydney Harbour Bridge, this is an enviable location close to the bustling heart of the city. ... more   less 
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