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Overview of The Darling at the Star

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4.8/5 Exceptional
949 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa

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Explore the area

Popular LocationStar Casino1 min walk
Popular LocationWild Life Sydney Zoo13 min walk
Popular LocationSEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium15 min walk
AirportSydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.)32 min drive

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  • Darling King Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Darling Courtyard Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Jewel Suite

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 70 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Jewel Spa Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 70 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Adored Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Stellar Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Jewel City Spa Suite

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Jewel City Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Stellar Harbour Suite

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Darling King (Executive Lounge Access)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Jewel Suite (Executive Lounge Access)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Jewel Spa Suite (Executive Lounge Access)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Darling King Only

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Darling Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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About this area

Pyrmont

Located in Pyrmont's Darling Harbour neighbourhood, The Darling at the Star is in the business district and near a metro station. Capitol Theatre 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 Qudos Bank Arena. Looking to get your feet wet? Sailing and boat tours adventures can be found near the property.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Star Casino - 1 min walk
  • Wild Life Sydney Zoo - 13 min walk
  • International Convention Centre Sydney - 14 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium - 15 min walk
  • White Bay Cruise Terminal - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Star City Light Rail Station - 2 min walk
  • Exhibition Centre Station - 14 min walk
  • Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sokyo — 1 min walk
  • Balla — 1 min walk

About this property

The Darling at the Star

Luxury Pyrmont hotel in Darling Harbour, walk to Sydney Lyric Theatre
Along with 9 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and a casino. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, an outdoor pool, a nightclub and 7 bars/lounges are on-site. All 171 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include iPod docking stations, 24-hour room service and minibars.
The Darling at the Star offers 171 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 42-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels and pay-per-view films. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

Self parking: AUD 40 per night
Valet parking: AUD 60 per day
Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: AUD 22.5 per person
9 restaurants and 3 coffee shops
7 bars/lounges
24-hour room service

Things to do

Fitness centre
Full-service spa
Nightclub
Outdoor pool
Shopping

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Free cots/infant beds
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

Chinese
English
Vietnamese

Business services

Business centre
Conference space (20971 square feet)

Outdoors

Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas
Rooftop terrace

Spa

Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Detox wraps
Facials
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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312 casino gaming tables
1500 casino slot machines
3 casino VIP rooms
Casino (39558 square feet of space)
Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Egyptian cotton sheets
Free cots/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bathroom (partially open)
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Rainfall showerhead
Shower
Towels

Entertainment

42-inch flat-screen TV
TV channels
iPod dock
Films for purchase

Food and drink

Espresso maker
Minibar

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Connecting rooms available
Laptop-friendly workspace
Phone
Safe
Slippers
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 80.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 100 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 22.5 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 40 per night
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 60 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 80.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 per cent

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.
    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

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Darling Star Hotel Pyrmont
Darling Star Hotel
Darling Star Pyrmont
Darling Star

Guest reviews

4.8
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
780
4 - Good
130
3 - Okay
26
2 - Mediocre
8
1 - Poor
5
4.8
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

The staff are very welcoming and no request is to big. They make everything from checking in to checking out easy The rooms are beautiful, very clean and comfortable. It’s the little things in The Darling details that make our stay so special. Would highly recommend

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

It was so central, quick walk to stores and restaurants.

Stayed 10 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Amazing customer service and beautiful room! Thoroughly enjoyed our time at The Darling!

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Sleeping Bliss

    Bed/pillows were SO comfortable that it was the longest sleep i have had in a long time

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020