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6 Cowper Wharf Rdwy, Sydney, New South Wales 2011 Australia
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 12/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 12/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#12 of 204 hotels in Sydney
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2021 Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
Bridging between heritage and modern luxury, indulge in the rich history of the wharf complemented by contemporary designs and tech-savvy inclusions, all in the comfort of your generously sized abode over picturesque Sydney Harbour. Most importantly,
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycles available
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Parking
Wifi
Indoor pool
Heated pool
Fitness / spa changing rooms
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Baggage storage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Soundproof rooms
Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Room service
Safe
Iron
Minibar
Flatscreen TV
Refrigerator
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Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
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Marina View
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Te Awanui wrote a review 1 Dec
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All I have to save is this place meets your need and goes just few steps above expectations. From the friendly greetings from every staff member you walk past to get your room. Your walk in your room and first off the Air con is set to such a refreshing entry. Next your greeted with a lovely little welcome fruit platter on the the table….. that’s the extra few steps but then it gets better FREE MINI BAR!!! Yep no B/S How many places do that for you!!!! I don’t know any other but also you get bag of snacks complimentary as well. I stayed in the loft( which in my opinion the better choice) I spacious and everything is so user friendly it’s no fuss no muss. Rain showers are always my favourite so bonus there and the king size bed with the pillows literally made me feel like I was sleeping in clouds, one of my best night sleeps(other than my own bed) Kieron the way you greet and treat your guest and your staff is remarkable you have an amazing presence about you and always will make sure everyone’s needs are met, it’s nice to see someone with your experience do what they do with passion and enjoy it so much. I can’t thank you enough for letting me rest up here while I was in Sydney, I really enjoyed myself and look forward to my next trip to Sydney. Massive massive thanks to your staff as well Kia Kaha Ovolo
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Date of stay: December 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Luigi53SD wrote a review Feb 2020
Christchurch, New Zealand30 contributions25 helpful votes
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Everything about this hotel exceeded our expectations. The hotel itself has a young, cool vibe. All of the happy, shiny staff could not have been more accommodating. They got us into our room shortly after we exited our cruise ship in Sydney, well before the usual entry time. The rooms were super spacious. Beds and sheeting were most comfortable. Throw in free drinks and other goodies and you have a great experience. There are numerous great restaurants on the wharf right by the hotel. Location is great too. Near the Botanical Gardens and art museum. Cannot recommend this brand enough.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from David_Sude, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Responded 29 Feb 2020
Wow.... Thank you so very much for the awesome review. Definitely the kind of feedback we love. We cannot wait to have you back at Woolloomooloo. Cheers, David Sude General Manager
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Amy C wrote a review Nov 2021
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Tenfold Australia ran our inaugural Women CEO Luncheon in the lovely Burbs room at Ovolo Woolloomooloo in Nov. The teams attention to detail was impeccable as well as the food and service. Highly enjoyed by our attendees too! We are so looking forward to returning to Ovolo in 2022.
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Date of stay: November 2021
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Response from Adam Whitley, Owner at Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Responded 4 days ago
Hi TenfoldAU. On behalf of our Events team, thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a wonderful review! It was an absolute pleasure having you all here for the luncheon. We all look forward to welcoming you back to Ovolo again next year. Best Wishes, Adam
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MY9370ZT wrote a review Nov 2021
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Overall, it's a great hotel but we unfortunately received a room without any windows at all. Just a skylight which was extremely hard to operate with a pole. The room was very expensive to not have the view that is pictured everywhere on the website. I would strongly recommend to everyone thinking of booking to make sure you do not get that room type as it is very gloomy. The rest of the hotel looks so good. Unfortunately we were left disappointed with the room and the price.
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Date of stay: November 2021
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Karina F wrote a review Nov 2021
Sydney, Australia1 contribution
We recently had our wedding ceremony and reception at the Ovolo, the space is amazing, industrial chic at it's best. The staff were so kind and attentive to everything we needed and the fact that the hotel is dog friendly gets brownie points, we brought our dog to the hotel and he even had his own dog bed and goodie bag waiting for him on check in. We stayed in the cityview loft suite, the room was incredibly spacious and clean, the bed not too soft, the hotel prides itself on offering a complimentary minibar as well as alot of freebies. ie 1 free drink during cocktail hour, candy bar at reception, free yoga mat and tote bag in room etc. In terms of noise, we did not hear any outside noises once we were in our room, it is incredibly well insulated.
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Date of stay: November 2021
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Response from Kieron Hunt, General Manager at Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi kazfungy, We were belting out billy idols White Wedding in unison as we read this feedback, how cool. it was our absolute honour and pleasure to be a part of something so special and so magical. with our canine friend's in tow, it was great to see everyone enjoy themselves and that you loved all the perks that make us unique and that make your style, individual and personalised. cant wait to welcome you back and make sure you reach out when you do so we can turn up the VIP volume Kieron
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PRICE RANGE
USD 148 - USD 403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
blue sydney hotel sydney, sydney blue hotel, w hotel sydney
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
BLUE Sydney
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesSydney
NUMBER OF ROOMS
100
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Which popular attractions are close to Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Nearby attractions include Art Gallery of New South Wales (0.3 km), St. Mary's Cathedral (0.4 km), and Woolloomooloo Wharf (0.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Yes, paid private parking on-site is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Conveniently located restaurants include China Doll, Ms G's, and Fratelli Paradiso.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool, a fitness centre, and locker rooms available in the fitness centre during their stay.
Does Ovolo Woolloomooloo have airport transportation?
Yes, Ovolo Woolloomooloo offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Ovolo Woolloomooloo located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 1.0 km away from the centre of Sydney.
Are any cleaning services offered at Ovolo Woolloomooloo?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Ovolo Woolloomooloo offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.