There’s nothing like being transported to a world of celeb-worthy pampering to have you feeling like a star. The Darling is officially Sydney’s first and only luxury hotel to receive the prestigious Forbes five-star rating, so now you can mini-break like a Hadid in the heart of the city.
Located in The Star and overlooking the stunning Darling Harbour, your ticket to instant rejuvenation is less than five minutes away from the CBD. Whether you have just a few precious hours to yourself or you’re taking a girls' weekend away, The Darling has got it covered.
If you have three hours….
Immerse your senses in the world of Sokyo restaurant. Inspired by the modern vibrancy of Tokyo and drawing on traditional Japanese culinary techniques, San Franciscan chef Chase Kojima creates a sophisticated restaurant and lounge bar experience.
Delicately prepared sashimi is at the heart of Sokyo’s innovative approach to Japanese cuisine. However it's executive chef Kojima's bold breakfast menu that sets Sokyo apart.
Open for breakfast daily, lunch Friday to Saturday and dinner Thursday to Sunday.
If you have one day…
Escape your busy surroundings and enter The Darling Spa's oasis of tranquillity. Boasting 11 treatment rooms and an endless offering of signature facials, massages and full body wraps plus specialty options for pregnant women, this is your ticket to head-to-toe wellness.
Try the Darling Destress, which includes a body wrap and tailored aromatherapy massage to restore equilibrium, peace of mind and bring deep relaxation to body and spirit.
If you have three days…
Treat yourself to the ultimate girls’ weekend away and check into one of The Darling's five star suites.
A Penthouse room at the Darling is the most glamourous way to retreat and indulge. Wrap-around windows provide breathtaking views of the Harbour Bridge. The 140 square-metre penthouses comfortably sleeps four guests. The master bedroom is luxurious but homely, filled with rotating pieces of art, a spa bath and a double shower and a large wardrobe. Guest bedrooms also feature their own full shower.
"Loved the view from my penthouse suite at The Darling," wrote Paris Hilton on Instagram.
For more information on The Darling, visit thedarling.com.au.