It wasn't long ago that we wrote about the Observatory Hotel and lauded its prime location, by the Observatory Park and not far from the Sydney Opera House, and great service and amenities. Current owners Orient Express are saying goodbye to the property while they finalize the sale of the property and transitioning the hotel to Langham Hospitality Group, owners of great hotels like the Langham London and closer by Langham Melbourne. The transaction is expected to close on August 8th. A continued relationship with Orient Express just wasn't in the stars for Observatory, but guests have no reason to worry that the transition should disrupt their upcoming stays. If anything, with new ownership comes the desire to make a great first impression, and I wouldn't be surprised to see Langham plan a few things for their newest acquisition. We'll have to keep our telescopes trained on the Observatory Hotel for any sign of a new vision for the hotel's future.
Sir Stamford at Circular Quay offers premium Sydney hotel accommodation. This Sydney hotel is superbly situated in the heart of Sydney on historic Macquarie Street. Our excellent location means you're just a short stroll to the... more >>
Located on the city-side of Darling Harbour, the Hotel offers premium accommodation within minutes of the city’s most popular sights and attractions. Its central location means that many of the hotel's 345 rooms enjoy views of... more >>