The Observatory Hotel, Sydney

The Observatory Hotel

89 113 Kent Street

Superbly located in the Rocks district, adjacent to the CBD/Business area, The Observatory Hotel is an ideal base from which to explore and work in exciting Sydney. The Observatory has the intimate and luxurious atmosphere of a grand Australian home. Luxuriously furnished with Australian antiques, oil paintings and tapestries, the hotel was designed to blend in with the 19th century buildings of the Rocks district of Sydney. The Observatory combines traditional style with the most modern amenities, offering guests the highest standards in accommodations. The Observatory Hotel has been voted Best Australian Hotel for 4 consecutive years.AwardsOHG - Superior Deluxe 5-star HotelHotel of the year - Australian Hotels Association, 1997,1998,1999,2001AAA - 5 Diamond Five Star Diamond Award - American Academy of Hospitality Sciences ,1999,2001,2002Asia Pacific's Leading Hotel, 1998, 1999 - World Travel Awards11th Best Luxury Hotel in the World 2001 - Zagat Survey of International Hotels4th Best Holiday Hotel in the World, Conde Nast Traveller Magazine UK, 1998, 19996th Best Hotel in the World - all categories, Conde Nast Traveller Magazine UK, 1998Best Townhouse Hotel in World, Tatler Magazine UK, 1998Employee Excellence in Service Award, 2000, 2001, 2002Best Australian Hotel 2001 - Zagat Survey of International HotelsExcellence in Service Award, National 1997 / 1998 / 2001 / 2002Best 5- Star Hotel Accommodation, 1998Best Bar Presentation / Service Award, 1998, 2001 - The Globe BarBest Restaurant - Galileo, 2000, 2001, 2002Galileo Restaurant is the only Sydney Hotel Restaurant to have a Chef's Hat - Sydney Morning Herald, Good food guide, 1998 / 1999 / 2000