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Overview of Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour

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Outdoor pool
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Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationStar Casino8 min walk
    Popular LocationSEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium12 min walk
    Popular LocationWorld Square Shopping Centre13 min walk
    AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)30 min drive

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  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Harbour View (Prestige, Club Millésime Benefits)

    Room amenities

    • 74 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed, Harbour View (Prestige, Club Millésime Benefits)
  • Superior Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed, Harbour View (Club Millésime Benefits)

    Room amenities

    • 53 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite, 1 King Bed, Harbour View (Club Millésime Benefits)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Bellerive, Club Millésime Benefits)

    Room amenities

    • 112 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed (Bellerive, Club Millésime Benefits)
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Harbour View

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed, Harbour View
  • Superior Room, 2 Double Beds, Harbour View

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 2 Double Beds, Harbour View
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Harbour View (Club Millésime Benefits)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed, Harbour View (Club Millésime Benefits)
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Corner

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Room, 1 King Bed, Corner
  • Superior Room, 2 Double Beds, Harbour View (Club Millésime Benefits)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 2 Double Beds, Harbour View (Club Millésime Benefits)
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Corner (Club Millésime Benefits)

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Room, 1 King Bed, Corner (Club Millésime Benefits)
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Harbour View, Corner

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsLuxury Room, 1 King Bed, Harbour View, Corner

About this area

Sydney

Located on the waterfront, Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour is in Sydney's Darling Harbour neighbourhood, an area with good shopping. International Convention Centre Sydney and Sydney Opera House are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Circular Quay and Overseas Passenger Terminal. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Sydney Cricket Ground or ANZ Stadium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Star Casino - 8 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 12 min walk
  • World Square Shopping Centre - 13 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 17 min walk
  • Australia Square - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Convention Light Rail Station - 3 min walk
  • Exhibition Centre Station - 10 min walk
  • AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Atelier by Sofitel – Ocean-view restaurant offering French cuisine. Serves breakfast and dinner on selected days. Reservations required.
  • Champagne Bar – Ocean-view Champagne bar. Serves light fare on selected days.
  • Le Rivage – Poolside bar. Open daily.
  • Esprit Noir – Serves lunch and dinner daily.

About this property

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour

Luxury Sydney hotel in Darling Harbour, walk to International Convention Centre Sydney
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and 3 bars/lounges. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness centre, a poolside bar and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 590 rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and pillow menus, while conveniences include sitting areas and coffee makers. Complimentary wireless Internet access and 24-hour room service are standard, as are Smart TVs with satellite channels.
Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour offers 590 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 55-inch Smart televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Sydney hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser 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 public transport

  • Valet parking on site (AUD 84 per night)
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee weekends 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: AUD 40 for adults and AUD 20 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 3 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Designer shops
  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in reception

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 8 meeting rooms
  • Conference space (5350 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Children's dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Entertainment

  • 55-inch smart TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 100.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: AUD 40 for adults and AUD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 84 per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 100.0 per night

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, debit card or cash deposit 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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 6 AM to 9 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel
Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour (opening November 2017)
Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbou
Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel
Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour Sydney
Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel Sydney

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 6 AM to 9 PM.
Is Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour?
Valet parking is available for AUD 84 per night.
What time is check-in at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary).
Where is Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour located?
Located in Darling Harbour, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Harbourside and Australian National Maritime Museum. International Convention Centre Sydney and Star Casino are also within 10 minutes. Convention Light Rail Station and Pyrmont Bay Light Rail Station are within a 5-minute walk.
4.6
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4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
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The hotel is nice, but for the price you can do much better. We got a superior corner room with a view of a quarter of the harbour. The glass and mirror was dirty. We did not have signal on the TV. We got one lufer, and when we asked for another one, we got two pairs of slippers instead. You don't get any water unless you want to pay $8 for a bottle. Bath salts need to be ordered, and when we did, we got the wrong one. We got some different pillows, again, they delivered the wrong ones. Staff took a very long time to bring things, our bags took about 2-3 hours to get to our room. Parking is about $90. Overall pretty disappointing for the price.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Clean, modern, well equipped rooms, met all expectations associated with the hotel brand
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Staff were super friendly and the pool was awesome. Loved our stay
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
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Everything was great except waiting to use the lifts
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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The view from our room was amazing, and the bed was really comfortable. Club access was a great addition, offering afternoon tea, evening drinks and breakfast. Unfortunately the hotel was really busy and both days we tried to use the pool and couldn’t as it was full capacity.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020