The Observatory - An Orient Express Hotel

89-113 Kent Street, Sydney, Australia

Description

Superbly located near Sydney's historic rocks and central business district, and nestled near the vibrant harbour and the world famous Sydney Harbour Bridge, the hotel is in an enviable location close to the bustling heart of the city. The hotel is some 12 km away from Sydney Airport and is the ideal base from which to work and explore Australia's most vibrant city.The hotel offers 79 rooms in total, as well as a bar and restaurant.Spacious, elegant, beautifully appointed, the rooms and suites at the hotel are designed to meet the needs of even the most fastidious guests. Four ground-floor rooms have been adapted for the convenience of disabled guests and the second floor is completely non-smoking. An en suite bathroom, a hairdryer, a TV, Internet access, a minibar, tea/coffee making facilities and a safe all feature as standard.Whatever the season, the hotel's 20-metre heated swimming pool, mirrored by a ceiling of fibre optic lights designed to recreate the constellations of the southern hemisphere, beckons invitingly, while the more energetic may work out in the gym, which is equipped with the latest computerised training equipment. A hot tub, a sauna, a steam room as well as spa treatments and tennis are all also offered.The hotel is renowned for its fine cuisine, with elegant dining available in the restaurant and bar. Opulently decorated with Fortuny fabrics and original art, the restaurant offers exciting cuisine based upon a traditional French style with the delights of a tantalising Japanese influence, complemented by an extensive cellar featuring the best Australian and international wines.The Eastern Distributor is the main road that will take guests from the Airport to Macquarie Street and from here, the hotel is a few minutes away. The hotel is located at the northern end of Kent Street.

Facilities

 Bars

 Steam Bath

 Jacuzzi

 Tennis court

 Restaurant(s)

 Fitness Center

 Indoor pool

 Sauna


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