The Best Boutique Hotels In Sydney

Known for its chic boutique accommodation, Sydney has a great range of exceptional boutique hotels to choose from, each with its own unique qualities and style. While some boast modern, glam finishings others are steeped with old world charm. Below are 6 of the best boutique hotels in Sydney.

Establishment Hotel Sydney

With only 33 rooms, the Establishment Hotel has a feeling of exclusivity and intimacy that is rare to find in a hotel. Located in the heart of Sydney's central business district, the Establishment Hotel was nominated as ˜One of the 25 Hot New Places to Stay in the World' by Conde Nast Traveler magazine within 6 months of opening. All guest rooms are spacious with large marble or limestone bathrooms, including Bvlgari amenities. Beds are dressed with luxurious pure cotton linens and extras include touch screen room control consoles, DVD and CD player and cable television. The hotel has a private gymnasium and a range of restaurant and bar options.

The Harbour Rocks Hotel

Recently renovated to expose the true history of the Sydney Rocks hotel, the Harbour Rocks Hotel was once the first hospital in Sydney. The renovations included stripping back walls to reveal the original sandstone and colonial brick walls along with extensive interior redesign. The hotel is now of a world standard and its rich historical background adds to its appeal. The 59 rooms have all been upgraded and are stylishly decorated with rich heritage tones and natural lighting. All rooms boast individually controlled air conditioning, iPod docking stations, mini bar and bathrobes.

The Diamant Boutique Hotel Sydney

The Diamant Hotel is located in Sydney's chic Potts Point, amongst some of Sydney's trendiest bars and restaurants. The hotel offers exceptional Sydney accommodation in standard rooms, suites and apartments some featuring huge wrap around terraces while others have views of the lights of Kings Cross and the city. Huge flat screen TVs, IPod docks, X-Boxes and king size beds with quality linen complete the picture. The Diamant is one of Sydney's most popular hotels, and for good reason.

Medusa Hotel Sydney

The Medusa Hotel is located in Darlinghurst, another of Sydney's trendiest areas, and is nestled in a quiet street between the busy William Street and the iconic Oxford Street. The hotel has only 18 guestrooms, all with elegant decor and exceptional facilities to ensure a comfortable and private stay. Although, the Medusa does not have an in-house restaurant, it is only a short walk to a number of Sydney's best restaurants, cafes and bars. Darlinghurst is home to an extensive array of boutiques, galleries, theatres and eateries that are well patronised by the creative and eclectic locals.

Blue Sydney a Taj Hotel

Located on the exclusive Finger Wharf in Woolloomooloo, the Blue Sydney boasts a superb position with magnificent views of Sydney Harbour. Of the 100 guest rooms, 36 are stunning loft rooms and all have contemporary furnishings, with a muted colour scheme of browns, caramels and blues. Five world class restaurants located along the pier offer charge back facilities to the hotel, ensuring a culinary experience to remember. The Blue Sydney is only an easy ten minute walk to the iconic Sydney Opera House and Royal Botanic Gardens.