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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury Pyrmont hotel in Darling Harbour, walk to Sydney Lyric Theatre

Popular highlights

Outdoor pool
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff
Concierge services

Located in Pyrmont (Darling Harbour), The Darling at the Star is within a 10-minute walk of Sydney Lyric Theatre and Australian National Maritime Museum.

This 5-star hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from International Convention Centre Sydney and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Madame Tussauds Sydney.

Make yourself at home in one of the 171 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Partially open bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and complimentary newspapers.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. After enjoying recreational amenities such as a nightclub and an outdoor pool, a lucky night at the casino is the perfect end to the day. Additional amenities at this hotel include concierge services and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy Japanese cuisine at Sokyo, one of the hotel's 9 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the 3 coffee shops/cafés. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 7 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Pyrmont? This hotel has facilities measuring 20971 square feet (1949 square meters), including conference space. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

The Darling at the Star

Renovations & Closures

This property will be closed from 28 May 2019 to 28 May 2019 for renovations and will resume operation once the renovation is complete (completion date subject to change).
 

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Darling at the Star features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 9 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 3 coffee shops/cafés. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 7 bars/lounges.

Event facilities measuring 20971 square feet (1949 square meters) include conference space. This luxury hotel also offers a casino, a nightclub, and a rooftop terrace. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

The Darling at the Star has designated areas for smoking.

  • Casino 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 7 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Year Built 2011 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 3 
  • Nightclub 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1949 
  • Luggage storage 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 9 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20971 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 171 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Shower only 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Sokyo - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Balla - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Black - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fat Noodle - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Harvest Buffet - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, The Spa at The Darling. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. The spa is equipped with Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property is closed from 8 AM to 3 PM on May 28, 2019. Guests must vacate the property during this time. Check-in time will start at 3 PM. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: AUD 100 per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 22.5 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 35 per night
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 55 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1 percent
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Darling Star Hotel Pyrmont
  • Darling Star Hotel
  • Star Darling
  • Darling Star Pyrmont

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Parking height restrictions apply.


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