• City view
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • WiFi available in all areas
  • Bath
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safety deposit box

Guests staying at the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour will receive a truly unique experience with iconic views of the Sydney skyline combined with world class facilities including a rooftop infinity pool and state-of-the-art fitness centre. Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour is just a 1-minute walk to the International Convention Centre and a 10-minute drive to the Sydney CBD. Circular Quay, where the world renowned Sydney Opera House and Harbour bridge reside, is only 3.8 km from the hotel. Each elegant room at the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour is fitted with a flat-screen Smart LED TV with free WiFi for when you tire of the breathtaking views. Every bathroom features the highest of quality finishings. For when guests are not immersed in their rooms, the hotel has a restaurant offering fine dining in a contemporary space. Enjoy a drink at one of 3 bars, including the rooftop pool bar. There are 10 meeting rooms including the Magnifque Ballroom with a capacity for up to 450 people. "Guests commence their wellness journey on entry, welcomed with a calming palette of soft timbers, sandstone and marble finishes, and Australian-made furnishings. With seven spacious treatment rooms, including two suites beautifully designed by award-winning design firm PikeWithers, one of which features a bespoke bath overlooking Darling Harbour. For your enjoyment we offer a infrared sauna and guest relaxation lounge. The two-level space is ‘quintessentially Sydney,’ featuring sandstone-inspired tiles and marble accents that resemble Sydney Harbour. Awaken your senses, view our extensive menu and experiences available at Sofitel SPA Darling Harbour, and allow our team to support your wellness journey."

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Hotel chain/brand

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Asian, Buffet


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Room type
Number of guests
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2

This property has told us they’re making considerable investments and efforts towards sustainability by taking steps that can have environmental and social impact. We’ve worked with experts including Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable programme – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
High score for Sydney
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Ari
    Location was great, room was modern and well looked after. Property was within walking distance to pretty much all of the Darling Harbour, CBD and Circular Quay
  • Christian
    The hotel room is clean. We enjoyed the pool and gym.
  • Liz
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The staff were all lovely. It was pristinely clean. Amazing location!

Hotel surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • Atelier by Sofitel
    • Cuisine
      French • Seafood • Australian
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Modern • Romantic

Facilities of Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking
  • WiFi available in all areas
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Sun terrace
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and charges are applicable.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs AUD 89 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool is on rooftop
  • Infinity pool
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool bar
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Fence around pool
  • Fitness
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
    Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • Arabic
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Malay
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Thai
  • Chinese

House rules

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


From 00:00 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 12 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note, there is a 1.4% credit card surcharge when using a credit card.

Photo ID provided must match personal details on Credit Card. Credit card used at time of reservation must be presented upon check in at the hotel, or check-in will be denied. The accommodation requires a prepayment of the full accommodation and a valid Credit Card on file for incidentals, for a guest to be able to check in to the hotel. The views from the room when booking a Darling Harbour view room vary facing east, north east and north, all with views of the water. Floor allocations will depend on the room type booked. Requests for high floor and bathtubs cannot be guaranteed. Food and beverage operating hours for Atelier Restaurant and Champagne Bar may vary. We recommend booking and checking opening times via our website. Guests booking with breakfast-inclusive rates will receive breakfast for 2 adults and up to 1 child per room. Additional children receive 50% off the adult breakfast price. We are a non-smoking hotel and associated cleaning fee starting from $500 will be applied should the rule not be adhered by. Please note entry to the fitness centre is for registered guests only over the age of 16. Pool water is heated and as the pool is located outdoors the ambient temperature may impact the water temperature during cold days. Pool deck has limited number of sun beds/ seatings and these cannot be held or reserved. Club Millesime dress code during the evening drinks and canapés service is smart casual with appropriate footwear. Thongs/flip-flops and hotel slippers are not permitted. To ensure this standard is upheld, guests may be denied entry if not adhering to dress code. Persons under 18 years old are not permitted in Club Millesime after 5:30pm.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour

  • Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Massage
    • Spa facilities
    • Swimming Pool
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Fitness

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour has 1 restaurant:

    • Atelier by Sofitel

  • The prices at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Guests staying at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Asian
    • Buffet

  • Room options at Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Suite
    • Twin/Double

  • Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour is 0.6 miles from the centre of Sydney. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.