The Observatory Hotel

89-113 Kent Street Millers Point, Sydney, Australia

The Observatory Hotel - Sydney, Australia
Hotel Description:

An hotel built in 1993 and superbly located in the Rocks District. The Observatory Hotel is an ideal location for both business and pleasure. The Rocks District is the heart of Sydney's leisure attractions featuring the Opera House - Circular Quay and Fine Shopping. The Observatory Hotel is only a short walk to the Central Business District as well as King Street Wharf and its Rocks Area location offers business travelers a quiet haven away from the noise of the city centre. The Observatory Hotel is 16 kilometers from Sydney's Kingsford Smith Airport. The finest facilities and services include elegant banquet rooms/ bar/ lounge/ a full range of business services available 24 hours/ day Spa with flotation tank/ gift shop/ health and Fitness Centre/ indoor swimming pool/ non-smoking rooms/ meeting Rooms/ parking garage/ restaurant/ tennis court and children's activities. Available 24 hours a day are Room Service/ valet services/ Concierge/ currency exchange/ secretarial services and valet parking. Four specially-equipped rooms are offered for guests with disabilities. The Observatory Hotel offers 79 guest rooms and 21 suites all elegantly appointed. All rooms and suites offer air-conditioning/ work desk/ four two-line phones with dataports/ voicemail/ colour television with video player/ in-room movies/ CD player and DVD/ minibar/ coffee and tea making facilities/ Hairdryer/ shaving and vanity mirror and nightly turndown service. Marble bathrooms feature separate bath and shower and the finest in bath amenities.

General Information:

Banquet rooms bar/lounge / barber shop / boutique / conference facilities / elevators / fireplaces / gift shop / hair dresser / handicap facilities / Health Club / hotel safe / jacuzzi / hot tub / meeting rooms / newsstand / parking garage / pool - indoor / restaurant / sauna / spa facilities / tennis courts / business services / Concierge desk. Services are available 24 hours a day and include the following services: Fee Binding, Cellular phone rental, colour printing, PC rental, conference room rental, dictation / Transcribing, facsimile-send/receive, interpretation, laser printing, mail/courier service, photocopying, translation, typing/word processing, videoconferencing, fitness / health facilities. The Observatory Day Spa - a full service health and leisure club is located in the hotel. Open 6:00 am -10:00 pm. Monday-Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm. Saturdays/Sundays and holidays. Use of the basic facilities is complimentary to hotel guests. Fees do Apply for selected premium services such as the floatation tank and consultation with a fitness trainer. Snacks and meals are available poolside the hotel's indoor pool is 20 metres in length and the minimum depth is 1 metre. Facilities at the Observatory Day Spa include - fitness trainer, flotation tank, free weights, health food/spa menu, jacuzzi/hot tub, jogging track, massage, pool-indoor/heated, rowing machine, and Spa.

Services / Facilities / Amenities:


Recreation Available At the Hotel
  • Beauty Spa
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Fitness Center
  • Health Club
  • Jogging Trails
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Pool-Indoor 20 Meters
  • Spa
  • Steam Room
  • Tennis
Recreation Available Nearby -
  • Basketball
  • Beach
  • Boating
  • Boat Tours
  • Casino
  • Golf
  • Golf Driving Range
  • Horseback Riding
Childrens Programs
  • Children are welcome and pampered at the Observatory Hotel. The hotel goes out of its way to keep the little people happy with lots of little surprises by the Resident Fairy Godmother
In-Guest Services Including
  • Take Home Teddy Bear
  • Check-in Treats
  • Childrens Meals
  • Bath Time Treats/Toys
  • Pet Goldfish On Loan
  • Use of Gameboys
Games and Toys For Child Use At Hotel
  • Lego Box/Bricks Box/Gameboys/Monopoly/Scrabble/Leap Frogs/Trouble/Sony Playstations and Playing Cards
  • 24-Hour Bonded/Licensed Baby-Sitting Available On Request. Reservations 24 Hours Prior To Date Needed Are Recommended To Ensure Availability.
Seniors Programs -
  • A Doctor is On Call 24 Hours 7 Days
  • Prescription Medications Can Be Filled
  • Nearby 24 Hours
  • Nearest Hospital is 15 Minutes from Hotel

Sydney Nye 27dec05-02jan06. Minimum 3 Night Stay Fully Prepaid At the Time of Booking and Non-Refundable. All Rack Rate Reservations For the Period 27dec05-02jan06 Will Include Full Australian Breakfast. In Addition We Will Give a Bottle of French Champagne and a Strawberry Platter On Arrival.

Nearby Restaurants:
  • Galileo Restaurant
  • Featuring modern Australian cuisine with a fusion of French and Japanese influence. Serves breakfast and dinner. Open Monday-Friday: 6:30 am - 10:30 pm and 6:30 pm-10:30 pm. Monday - Friday: 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm and 6:30 pm - 10:30pm. Closed for lunch. Price range - Entree from Aud 16-21 Main Course from Aud 29-32 Dress Code - Smart Casual / Jackets Preferred

  • The Globe Bar
  • Award-winning bar with relaxed dining for lunch - dinner or afternoon tea offering a selection of light dishes inspired by Properties Worldwide. An extensive wine and cocktail menu is also available. Open Monday - Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am. Sundays 12:00 pm - 12:00 am.

  • The Drawing Room
  • A luxurious private sitting room for the exclusive use of in-house guests. The drawing room is furnished in traditional regency style offering full food and beverage service. Open daily from 6:00 am - 12:00 am

  • Room Service
  • Available 24 Hours Daily

  • Poolside Service
  • Light Meals/Snacks and Beverages Available Poolside During Hours Pool is Open

Nearby Attractions:
  • Art Gallery 2 Km E
  • Bondi Beach 10 Km E
  • Botanical Gardens 2 Km E
  • Central Business District 1 Km E
  • Centrepoint Tower 2 Km E
  • Chinatown 2 Km S
  • Circular Quay 1 Km E
  • Cockle Bay 2.5 Km S
  • Darling Harbour 2 Km S
  • Darlinghurst 4 Km Se
  • Exhibition and Conference Center 2 Km S
  • Hyde Park 3 Km E
  • Maritime Museum 2 Km Sw
  • Moore Park Golf Course 10 Km Se
  • Museum of Contemporary Art 1 Km E
  • Star City Casino 3 Km Sw
  • Sydney Aquarium 2 Km S
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge 1 Km Ne
  • Sydney Opera House 2 Km E
  • Taronga Park Zoo 6 Km N
  • Weather Information
  • Hi/Lo Average Rainfall in Inches
    January 79f/65f 4.0
    February 79f/66f 4.5
    March 77f/63f 5.2
    April 73f/57f 4.2
    May 68f/51f 3.9
    June 63f/47f 5.2
    July 62f/44f 2.5
    August 64f/46f 3.2
    September 68f/50f 2.2
    October 72f/55f 3.1
    November 75f/59f 3.4
    December 78f/63f 3.1

  • Tourist Information
  • Major Tourist Events

    New Years Eve At Sydney Harbour - 27dec Thru 02jan Easter - 25mar05-28mar05

  • Transportation:
    • Airport Transfers Via Bmw To and from Both Domestic and International Terminals Can Be Arranged For the Following Fee Subject To Change Prices Are Per Car One-Way To and from Airport - Aud 95.00 Incl Gst Domestic Terminal - Aud 95.00 Incl Gst International Terminal
    • Transfers Can Also Be Arranged from the Rail Station/ Bus Terminal or Shipping Port. Prices On Request.
    • Request Airport Transfer Via Hotel Limo in the /Si-Field
    • Include Credit Card Guarantee/Flight Number/Arrival Time/Terminal and Number of Passengers. Limo Driver With Sign Board Will Meet Guests in Arrivals Hall.
    • 24 Hour Cancellation Notice Required For Airport Transfers
    Guarantee Policy:
    You must use a credit card to book online.

    Cancel Policy:
    Cancellation policies vary from hotel to hotel. Most current and accurate cancellation policies will appear on your reservation form.

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