Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour - Sydney

17 Little Pier Street, Sydney, Australia, 2000  show map
 4 stars
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Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour - Sydney

Wi-Fi
Parking

AUD 46 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour is placed in the center of Sydney steps away from exhibition centers, convention centers and trade fairs. Built in 1999, the hotel is a combination of Chinese architecture and contemporary facilities.

The hotel lies within 30 minutes' walk of Sydney Opera House. The venue is set within 1 km from Sydney city center.

Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour is set close to shopping centers, a market and fairgrounds.

This hotel is situated within a 20-minute walk from Wynyard underground station and 850 meters away from Central Sydney train station. Kingsford Smith airport can be reached within 15 minutes' drive.

Rooms

The property comprises 230 soundproof rooms appointed with a mini bar, central heating, TV, a seating area and direct dial phone. Some rooms overlook the garden. They feature private bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

Every day a hearty breakfast is served in the dining room. A range of local dishes is offered at the 24-hour restaurant. Guests can savor tea, coffee and beers in the café bar. A variety of dishes are served in Mamak and Tetsuya's, which are 5 minutes’ walk away.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of AUD 32 per person per night.  The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of AUD 24 per person per night. 

Services

Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour provides guests with 24-hour room service, concierge service and shopping service.

Relax

Guests with children can use babysitting, a buffet and a playground available on the premises. On-site amenities for fitness include a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at AUD 46 per day.

Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   230.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Bicycle storage
  • Lobby
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Harbor view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid films
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

17 Little Pier Street, Sydney, Australia, 2000

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City Centre
  • Sydney
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Town Hall station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Wynyard Station
    4600 ft
Restaurants
  • Mamak (cuisine: Malaysian)
    500 ft
  • Tetsuya's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    1200 ft
Parks
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship
    400 ft
Beaches
  • iVenture Card Australia
    3500 ft
  • Shark Island
    5000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    230

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Rooms and availability

Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

This refurbished room features individually controlled air conditioning, minibar, safety deposit box, hairdryer and a flat-screen Smart TV with cable channels.

Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour photos Room
Standard King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

This refurbished room features individually controlled air conditioning, minibar, safety deposit box, hairdryer and a flat-screen Smart TV with cable channels.

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Double Room (Double bed or 2 twin beds)

Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Located on the higher floors, this large, refurbished and modern room features views of Darling Square and the Chinese Gardens. It includes a flat-screen Smart TV and a safety deposit box. Please note that the rate is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 3. The 3rd guest will be accommodated on a roll-away bed, for an additional charge, on request. Please use the special request box when booking or contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour Location

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Train stations

Convention centers

  • Sydney Exhibition Centre1000 ft

Shopping areas

Monuments and Landmarks

Stadiums

Museums

  • Powerhouse Museum1000 ft
  • Australian National Maritime Museum2300 ft

Parks

Theaters

Local attractions

  • State Library of New South Wales5200 ft
    Macquarie Street
  • The Domain 5200 ft
    Art Gallery Road
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales1.0 mi
    Art Gallery Road The Domain
  • The National Opal Collection5200 ft
    60 Pitt St
  • Cavalia1.0 mi
    Entertainment Centre Moore Park Sydney, Sydney

Near the hotel

  • Chinese Garden of Friendship400 ft
    Darling Harbour
  • Paddy\'s Market900 ft
    9-13 Hay Street, Haymarket, Nsw, 2000, Australia
  • Capitol Theatre1400 ft
    13 Campbell Street, Sydney
  • Darling Harbour2400 ft
    Sydney, New South Wales 2000Australia
  • Chinatown700 ft
    George St
  • Powerhouse Museum1100 ft
    500 Harris St Ultimo Haymarket
  • Metro Theatre1400 ft
    624 George St, Sydney

Restaurants nearby

  • Mamak500 ft

    Address: 15 Goulburn Street
    Phone: (02) 9211 1668

    82% likes this, based on 401 reviews
    Cuisine: Malaysian
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 15

  • Workshop Espresso2100 ft

    Address: 500 George Street
    Phone: 02 9264 8836

    87% likes this, based on 44 reviews

  • Longrain2700 ft

    Address: 85 Commonwealth St.
    Phone: 02-9280-2888

    76% likes this, based on 331 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai, Asian

  • Tetsuya's1200 ft

    Address: 529 Kent Street
    Phone: 61 2 9267 2900

    82% likes this, based on 509 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian fusion
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 442

  • Medusa Greek Taverna2500 ft

    Address: 2 Market Street
    Phone: 02 9267 0799

    79% likes this, based on 276 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 52

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    230

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Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 177 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
9.0
Value
8.4
Location
8.4
Service
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Single
    6.6

    A nice clean room and a very comfortable bed and pillow.

  • Single
    10.0

    Really good location, great facilities, decent value for the money, staff was really friendly and helpful.

    Internet access relatively expensive (A$30 per day).

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Proximity to Entertainment Centre was excellent. Valet parking was very helpful.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Smart tidy room, good location which enabled us to walk via Darling Harbour down to the city. Also very handy to Paddy's Market and Chinatown

  • Couple
    9.2

    Great location, friendly staff & comfortable accommodation!!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We totally loved our stay at the hotel. Was so convenient for us. We had gone to the Food and Wine festival for the weekend, so it was a 5 min walk to the Entertainment Centre. Went shopping. All transport so handy. We had dinner in Darling Harbour, and the fireworks was spectacular. Staff were very helpful, and friendly. Our room was clean, bed was comfy. We will definitely go back to stay.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Central location, easy to walk to many things, we were going to Food & Wine show so this was ideal Good sized room, good facilities

    The restaurant was not too good, limited table seating , bar seating I feel is not too good for meals. Music was far too loud and there weren;t any seats where the volume could be avoided consequently we did not stay for a meal An alternative should be available

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We were upgraded which was wonderful. We loved the view of the ferris wheel at night. There were also fireworks in Darling Harbour. The pool had a stunning view as well.

    The cooked breakfast was a let down. Not worth the price. You can get much better at Darling Harbour.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Staff very helpful and attentive.

    Bed springs were very loud. Even gentle sex sounded like there was an orgy going on.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The bed was comfortable the room was good and being able to have a child up to 16 stay in room for free using existing beding

    The room service was slow it took an hour to get a jug of milk at 7.30pm I thought would be quiet time . I think also for the price it should include breakfast .

  • Couple
    4.6

    The catering staff were the only bright light at this hotel. The catering staff were excellent, particularly the young guy who seems to run the show.

    This hotel is a shocker. The concierge staff that I dealt with were rude. Firstly, as I was checking-in, I gave my name and they stated that their was no record of my booking. After 10-15 minutes, they found it and blamed Booked.net for getting my name wrong...The room was, at best, a 3 star room. The walls are paper thin and you can hear everything in the next room. As for the breakfast that was included? Well they had a record for one of the two nights that breakfast was included... No record, no breakfast. Don't waste your time staying here, you'll regret it.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Rooms are good. Excellent location for Entertainment Centre, Chinatown & Darling Harbour.

    Drive to parking station is a nuisance and has no all weather cover. Lifts very slow.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff were very helpful, breakfast was delicious and our room was clean and spacious.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Close to all facilities. Great resturants, entertainment. Better valve than what Accor was offering at the same time. Much cheaper infact.

    Bed, cleanliness

  • Single
    8.2

    The helpfulness of the staff.

    It was obvious that the room needed some minor maintence being carried out..

How to reach hotel

hotel Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour - Sydney Sydney location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

17 Little Pier Street, Sydney, Australia, 2000

Get directions
City Centre
  • Sydney
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Town Hall station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Wynyard Station
    4600 ft
Restaurants
  • Mamak (cuisine: Malaysian)
    500 ft
  • Tetsuya's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    1200 ft
Parks
  • Chinese Garden of Friendship
    400 ft
Beaches
  • iVenture Card Australia
    3500 ft
  • Shark Island
    5000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    230

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSydneyNovotel Rockford Darling Harbour

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Australia

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