Art and style: the 1888 Hotel

Located in Pyrmont, a central district of Sydney Australia, 1888 Hotel is a boutique hotel close to Darling Harbour, the Fish Market, great restaurants, cafes and boutiques. Built in 1888 and re-launched as boutique hotel in 2013, the 1888 hotel is part of the Ovolo group.

A charming place with contemporary design and modern furniture, the 1888 offers 90 rooms in different categories, with exposed brick walls, big windows and artworks by Australian artists. The Lofts are in 2 levels with the bed upstairs and the living area downstairs and the Suites have kitchenette and lounge area.

The Geddes Room is a stylish event space with modern facilities, perfect for meetings, conferences and private events. Another special room, the Williamson, has its own entrance, bar, lounge area, separate bedroom and bathroom and is great for parties or special occasions.

Guests can have a bit to eat or a cocktail in the 1888 Eatery & Bar, a rustic and contemporary restaurant that offers homely dishes based on fresh and simple ingredients and a selection of drinks from local suppliers.

 Info: – Room price: double room from 169 AUD, incl. Wi-Fi and free passes for the Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre – Services: bike rental

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