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Room type

Standard Queen

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Twin

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children)

Superior Darling Harbour View Queen

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Executive Room, 1 Queen Bed, Harbor View (Darling)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Executive Darling Harbour View Twin

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children)


Get an overview of this hotel4.5-star family-friendly hotel near University of Sydney

A luxury stay in the heart of Sydney awaits you at Novotel Sydney Darling Harbour. Within 3 km (2 mi), you'll find popular attractions like University of Sydney, Sydney Harbour Bridge, and Circular Quay. Highlights at this family-friendly hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and a bar/lounge.

All 525 rooms feature WiFi, wired Internet, and TVs. Dining in is an option with 24-hour room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Pillow menus and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Coffee/tea makers, in-room childcare, and free newspapers are also available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Novotel Sydney Darling Harbour provides an outdoor tennis court and a fitness center. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

Event facilities measuring 2250 square feet (209 square meters) include meeting rooms. This luxury hotel also offers a terrace, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Novotel Sydney Darling Harbour has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 525 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2250 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 209 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 10.00 AUD per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 0.0 AUD For multiple minutes )


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Pillow menu 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Ternary - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

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

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.


Hotel Name

We should mention

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.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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