Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour

Rated 9.2 in 975 reviews. 90 rooms.


Steeped in history, Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour was tastefully restored and thoughtfully designed with shutter-happy Instagrammers in mind, providing photo opportunities around every corner so captivating that you really need #nofilter.
Originally constructed as a wool store and factory in 1888, the building still bears the original signage of its birth year, visible from the busy streets of Pyrmont.
Ovolo 1888 is located in Sydney's inner-city suburb of Pyrmont, neighbouring Darling Harbour, Sydney CBD, Sydney Fish Market, Sydney Exhibition & Convention Centre, The Star, a wide selection of must-go bars & dining options, and the very best boutique shopping this side of the Southern Hemisphere. But really, who needs to go anywhere when your room rate already includes everything? Wi-Fi, Mini Bar, 24 Hour Gym, Self-service Laundry? – Yep, all free.

Just 5 minutes’ walk from Sydney’s iconic Darling Harbour, Ovolo 1888 is a restored heritage building offering modern accommodation with free WiFi and access to a 24-hour fitness centre.

Sydney International Convention Centre and the Powerhouse Museum are both within 10 minutes’ walk of Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour. The property is a 20-minute bus ride to The Rocks and Circular Quay, where you can enjoy wonderful views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House.

Whether you are staying in a contemporary suite or a stylish room, you will find 3-metre high ceilings, exposed brick walls and restored vintage furniture. Both include a flat-screen TV, DVD player and a minibar with free snacks.

Mister Percy specialises in Mediterranean cuisine and serves a range of fresh dishes designed to be shared.

The hotel also offers, a flexible check-out, 24-hour reception and a tour desk for your convenience. For your convenience there is also a self-service laundry available.

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A guide to great places near Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour

  1. Sushi Samurai

    Best Japanese restaurant in the area.

    202 m from hotel
    16-30 Bunn St.

  2. Quarrymans Hotel

    All new and shiny!

    281 m from hotel

  3. Hurricane's Grill & Bar

    go the pork ribs, only choice

    285 m from hotel
    Level 2, 2-10 Darling Dr

  4. Grill'd

    Chips are awesome - get the Herbed Mayo sauce

    297 m from hotel
    Harbourside Shopping Centre, 10 Darling Dr

  5. Australian National Maritime Museum

    Boards ships and experience what life is like on the water. We loved going on board the destroyer, submarine and tall ship. You will pay $32 for full access. Cheaper rates for regular visits.

    404 m from hotel
    2 Murray St.

  6. Sydney Fish Market

    The seafood here are seriously so fresh!!especially the oyster!

    467 m from hotel
    Bank St.

  7. Lindt Chocolat Café

    Ice Chocolate....So Yummy!!

    474 m from hotel
    104-105 Cockle Bay‎ Wharf

  8. Darling Harbour

    Endearing and enduring landmark, in spite of its tourist kitsch and neon excesses. Spend a lazy afternoon here and check out the event-of-the-day - experience Sydney anew from a visitor's perspective!

    0.5 km from hotel

  9. Klink Handmade Espresso

    Consistently great coffee that tastes like coffee!

    0.8 km from hotel
    281 Clarence St

  10. Mamak

    Sydney cult favorite with another in Chatswood. You'll queue but it's worth it. Roti's light and fluffy and they serve Milo with canned milk. Oh Malaysia, I miss you

    0.8 km from hotel
    15 Goulburn St.

  11. Queen Victoria Building (QVB)

    Love the architecture of this building. Get above the rat race in the lower levels and find a serene oasis in the middle of the city.

    0.9 km from hotel
    455 George St.

  12. Hyde Park

    Lay in the grass and dream.

    1.3 km from hotel
    Park St.