BLUE Sydney Hotel

BLUE Sydney - A Taj Hotel

BLUE Sydney features an 18-metre indoor heated pool with adjoining relaxation deck and outdoor patio. Recreational amenities include a health spa and small fitness centre. The reception area is adjacent to a living room area, which features specially designed carpets, suspended lights and large reading lamps, and a harmonious blend of sofas, ottomans, and armchairs set against exposed corrugated iron and timbers from the original warehouse. Large timber barn-style doors open out to the pier during fair-weather days. A small complimentary video library, with an emphasis on Australian titles and Australian directors, is located at reception. Reading material is also provided on loan.

Valet parking: AU$37–$46 per 24-hour period (multiple exits/entries allowed). Covered and secure. Fees include GST and are subject to change without prior notice.

Several computer stations are located at various levels throughout the hotel and offer complimentary Internet access. Three conference/function rooms can be booked for small events. Click the link below for more details.

Business amenities (click for details)

Business services: Four flat-screen computers and printers are set up around the hotel: near reception (with a scanner), on level three, and at two stations on level four. 24-hour access is complimentary. Secretarial services such as photocopying and faxing are provided for a surcharge by reception. Mobile/cell phones can also be rented via reception.

Internet access: Complimentary high-speed Internet access is available at the four computer stations and in the function rooms. Complimentary wireless access is available in the Water Bar, Blue Café, and in the reading room/reception area.

Conference/function room(s): Three function rooms include a ground-floor room with natural light and theatre-style seating for up to 50, a boardroom-style room, and a second-level room that seats 14 comfortably. Pre-function areas are also available. Customised audiovisual and communications systems are available in all function areas and include projection systems, motorised screens, large-scale video, video conferencing, and computer rental. Surcharges apply.

  • Marina on site
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Spa tub
  • Massage - treatment room(s)
  • Full-service health spa
  • Concierge desk
  • Technology helpdesk
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Fitness equipment
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Parking (valet)
  • Parking (secure)
  • Meeting rooms (small groups)
  • Conference room(s)
  • Event catering
  • Banquet facilities
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Cell phone/mobile rental
  • Secretarial services
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Internet access in public areas - high speed
  • Internet access in public areas - complimentary
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Express check- in
  • Number of rooms: 100
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Security guard
  • Number of floors: 5
  • ATM/banking
  • Medical assistance available
  • Tour assistance
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Shoe shine
  • Video library
  • Patio
  • Elevator/lift

BLUE Sydney has 100 guestrooms, including 36 (two-storey) loft rooms. Historical prints of working Sydney maintain the link with the building’s origin, and premium-quality touches include down pillows and duvets (comforters), fine-woven cotton sheets, and a selection of complimentary designer toiletries. Minibars deserve special mention for their range of tempters, from Belvedere Vodka through to mineral-supplement sports drinks. Standard features across all guestroom types are dining tables/chairs, large desks with high-speed Internet access and fixed phones (with direct dial to a technology help desk), and TVs with CD stereos and VCRs. Views encompass parts of the harbour, naval base, and the inner city suburbs of Woolloomooloo and Potts Point, or have westerly aspects over the pier, bay, and Domain parkland. DVDs, fax machines, and guestrooms with opening windows are available upon request.

6 Cowper Wharf Road

Woolloomooloo, NSW 2011

Australia

Nearest major airport:

Sydney, N.S.W., Australia (SYD-Kingsford Smith)

Area:

Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia