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The Langham, Sydney

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been fortunate enough to stay at The Langham in Sydney on a number of occasions last year. It is chic, stylish and the customer service and attention to detail is unlike any hotel I have experienced. Chris James and his team are exemplary in their dedication to ensuring each stay is as comfortable and efficent as possible. They...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful massage at the spa friend treat to me . The whole experience was lovely . The place is so peaceful and easy to relax out of the heat. Used the pool great and other facilities. Shower and changing room facilities were good . Easy place to be.

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GLENMORE PARK, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent place to stay, The Langham Sydney has style and luxury, from the fresh flowers to the French inspired furnishings. The staff were very attentive and polite. Highly recommended if you like to stay in a quiet area of Sydney.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the moment you enter the hotel there is this amazing smell of fresh flowers and the smell of a relaxing day spa. The furnishings and colours in the hotel were very luxurious but calming at the same time. The check in process was quick with very friendly service. As I entered the room I knew it was going to...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had a problem with my accommodation as needed a disabled room which is a very long story. Due to changes made by myself as in needed a rollaway bed for one night they were unable to do this in their accessible room although I was advised they could upon booking. After several phone calls to me from them to...

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Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a shame, it could be fantastic. Accommodation and decor of hotel is lovely, but let's be realistic when you are paying $$$$ you expect it to be a little bit fancy, so I don't need to go into that! What was a complete let down was that our room (on our honeymoon) was above (we didn't know it when...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful rooms and really good service. The hotel is really central. A little expensive eg breakfast is €45 per person for the buffet ...The only thing it lacks is a roof top pool. Good for special occasions.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent and very well situated; returning to the comparative quiet of that end of Kent Street was a daily pleasure. We were allocated a room on the top (3rd) floor, overlooking the street, as requested - it seems contrary but a street view is better than the harbour view because of the Crown Sydney construction work in Barangaroo. The breakfast...

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New York, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are visiting Sydney for the first time you need to stay at The Langham Sydney. With it's close proximity to everything you can walk to everything and explore the city in a very unique way. Langham properties seem to be in the most ideal locations, walk to everything, great views, and yet still quiet and relaxing. This property...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dear Langham, before you were the Langham you were The Observatory, a place of consistently high and personalized service. I liked it so much in 2006 I decided to choose the Observatory as my wedding hotel. Fast forward 10 years for nostalgic reasons I decided to go back. My wife and I booked a room and made it very clear...

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Gaylord L, General Manager at The Langham, Sydney, responded to this review

Dear Mr Lee, It goes without saying that I am very disappointed to read that a valued guest has experienced a disappointing stay at The Langham Sydney, especially on such an important occasion being your wedding anniversary, my sincere apologies to you both. I personally thank you for taking the time to provide feedback both here and on facebook, as...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Join us at Sydney's most exclusive harbourside address, The Langham, Sydney. Nestled in the historic rocks district, on famous Kent Street, this beautiful five star retreat has recently undergone a grand transformation, now boasting the largest guestrooms in the city. All rooms and suites feature opening windows, Juliette balconies and/or signature terraces, with the focus remaining on a grand residence experience for guests. Kent Street enjoys seclusion and privacy, whilst being a five minute stroll through The Rocks to The CBD; and all of Sydney's iconic locations. Our signature Pink Taxi is onsite to deliver you to any appointment you need within the CBD, with compliments. Guests are treated to Western Harbour views across White Bay or a stunning city skyline outlook across Sydney. Our global partner, Wedgwood, joins us for Afternoon Tea hosted in opulent Palm Court. Channelling pure sophistication, indulge in harbourside views, light drenched spaces and ambience jazz playing. As the sun sets over Palm Court Bar, jazz and mixology come together to create a gastronomical tasting experience like no other. The hotel is also host to Sydney dining hotspot "Kent Street Kitchen" led by internationally acclaimed Executive Chef, Thomas Heinrich. Delivering old world techniques combined with modern sophistication, everything in European chic can be anticipated. Featuring one of Sydney's most beautiful Chef's Table, three metres of white marble flanked by high back salmon chairs, Thomas Heinrich welcomes you to his personal table, positioned in the middle of the restaurant. The Day Spa at The Langham, Sydney continues to offer relaxation and luxury at the highest level when it comes to personal escape. Our newly designed and extended spa features facials, massages advanced skin care from German beauty pioneers, BABOR, exclusive Blue Mountains based IKOU and new partner, Aromatherapy Associates. The Langham, Sydney's renowned 20m indoor pool, voted Sydney's #1 hotel pool experience, features a star-dappled sky ceiling, meaning guests can swim under the stars, any time of the day or night. With a strong focus on luxury local experiences; The Langham, Sydney also offers private butler tennis afternoons, elegant boxed take-away picnics, unique terrace dinners, cocktail tasting experiences and local touring options for a luxury clientele. Modern Luxury and attention to detail, like Sydney has never experienced. Please, join us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Langham, Sydney

Address: 89 - 113 Kent St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly The Observatory Hotel )
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: ₹ 18,295 - ₹ 37,361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Langham, Sydney 5*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Observatory Hotel Sydney
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Sydney
#5 Spa Hotel in Sydney
#7 Family Hotel in Sydney
#8 Business Hotel in Sydney
#10 Luxury Hotel in Sydney
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“Any room is a good room!”
 of 5 bubbles jocE3045ZL, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room far away from banquet rooms unless you wish to boogie in your room until the wee hours!”
 of 5 bubbles texantasha, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would splurge for Suite overlooking Harbor (any room w harbor view)”
 of 5 bubbles MitchellK530, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the north side, away from the construction site on the west, would be best at the moment.”
 of 5 bubbles vrr-12, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the non construction side of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles SchelleT, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
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