Guests at Australia’s Novotel Sydney Parramatta can now enjoy redesigned rooms following an AU$6.5 million (US$4.4 million) refurbishment.
The renovation, which began in May this year, focused on all of the hotels 194-guest rooms and suites.
“While our overarching aim was to update each and every guest room in order to provide fresh and modern amenities, we also wanted to create an entirely different ambiance and experience for our guests from a wellbeing perspective. You may be in the heart of Parramatta, but the city’s hustle and bustle will feel like a distant memory once you step into these transformed guest rooms,” said Novotel Sydney Parramatta general manager, Ben Murphy.
Novotel worked with interior design firm Stack Studio on its vision for the hotel’s rooms and suites. The hotel said it blended “chic, urban style with plush textures and soothing colours to create a sense of restfulness and calm”. In-room amenities include new bed linens and “desks illuminated by both natural and assisted light sources”, reads a press release from the hotel.
“Cool and contemporary tones with modern decor provide an urban haven in our refurbished rooms, and we hope travellers are as happy with the result as we are,” said Murphy.
Novotel Sydney Parramatta offers Standard Queen Rooms, Standard Twin Rooms, Superior King Room and Executive King Suites. The hotel also has three King Spa Suites, located on the top floor of the hotel complete with a kitchenette. For those hosting a meeting, event or planning an urban wedding, the hotel has a choice of 11 function spaces.
All Queen, King Rooms and Suites feature a plush gel-infused memory foam bed. In addition, every room at the hotel features an ensuite work desk, individually controlled air conditioning plus access to in-room TV channel, InBalance by Novotel with Sally Fitzgibbons for those who enjoy a gentle workout in the privacy of their room (yoga mats are available at reception). Other hotel features include 350 Restaurant & Lounge, an outdoor pool and spa, equipped gym, and undercover parking.
The hotel said Novotel Sydney Parramatta is located within walking distance to the Parramatta train station and ferry terminal. There is also a free shuttle bus service headed the Sydney’s Central Business District.
Novotel has over 490 hotels and resorts in 58 countries, located in the heart of major international cities, business districts and tourist destinations. The Novotel brand is managed by Accor, a travel and lifestyle group with more than 4,300 hotels, resorts and residences.