The Observatory Hotel, Sydney, Australia

Accommodation Type: Hotel
Number of rooms: 100

Superbly located near Sydney's historic Rocks and central business district, The Observatory Hotel, Sydney is the ideal base for exploring Australia's most vibrant city. The hotel, which has won almost every prestigious domestic and international award, offers guests the highest standards in accommodation, cuisine and personal service. In every detail the hotel is designed to put guests at ease and to offer a relaxed, intimate atmosphere for both business and pleasure.

Spacious, elegant, beautifully appointed, the rooms and suites at The Observatory Hotel are designed to meet the needs of the most fastidious guest. The hotel offers 78 Deluxe rooms, 9 Junior Suites, 12 Executive Suites and the Observatory Suite, with some suites and rooms interconnecting. Four ground-floor rooms have been adapted for the convenience of disabled guests and the second floor, which is completely non-smoking, features duvets in each bedroom. The polished mahogany armoire holds an individual CD and video player, as well as a stereo television set with 24-hour international news service. Tea and coffee-making facilities, along with a fully stocked mini-bar are discreetly enclosed in a mahogany buffet, while an in-room safe sits in the polished cedar wardrobe along with slippers, an umbrella and a selection of amenities. Each room at The Observatory has a luxurious marble bathroom with an oversize bath, heated towel racks, separate bath and shower, double vanities, detachable hairdryers and fax/modem lines.

Facilities: 20-metre heated pool, gymnasium, day spa

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Destination: Sydney