A short 5 minutes’ walk from Sydney’s iconic Darling Harbor, Ovolo 1888 is an award-winning 4-star hotel set in a historic converted wool store.
Sydney International Convention Center and the Powerhouse Museum are both within 10 minutes walk of Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbor. The property is a 20-minute bus ride to The Rocks and Circular Quay, where you can enjoy wonderful views of the Sydney Harbor Bridge and Sydney Opera House.
Lo Lounge specializes in modern Australian cuisine and serves a range of fresh dishes designed to be shared. Free WiFi is available throughout and all guests have access to a 24-hour fitness center.
Whether you are staying in a contemporary suite or a stylish room, you will find 9 feet high ceilings, exposed-brick walls, period windows, original iron beaming, and restored vintage furniture. Both include a flat-screen TV, DVD player and a mini-bar with free snacks.
The contemporary, neutral-hued Lo Lounge dishes up continental breakfast, day-long snacks and shared plates, with a convivial happy hour from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. serving free flowing wine, beers, spirits, and canapés
On the Map: Sydney is a coastal city in New South Wales, on the southeastern side of Australia.The city is fed by many major highways and is 286 km (178 miles) northeast of Canberra (the capital of Australia) and 161 km (100 miles) southwest of Newcastle.
As the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia, Sydney is a major cultural and economic center. With famous landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Bondi Beach and the nearby Blue Mountains, there is something for everyone to enjoy in this dynamic city. Visit the kangaroos and koalas at Taronga Zoo, walk the famous Bondi to Coogee Beach trail, browse the stalls at the weekly Paddington Markets, return to your childhood at Luna Park, or experience the endless amounts of rooftop bars that the city has to offer. For those who consider themselves to be foodies, Sydney is the perfect destination. Many of Australia’s most awarded and innovative restaurants are found here – from Japanese to Greek food – allowing visitors to experience first-class dining. Whether you decide to stop over on the way to another great Australian destination, or you choose to stay a while, Sydney will leave a lasting impression.