If you find yourself in Australia and you consider yourself amongst the Instagram elite, you might have a new place to call home. Recently opened after a year of work and a $30 million dollar investment which transformed an old wool store and factory into a prime boutique hotel space. The 1888 is also calling itself the first official Instagram friendly hotel, big time Instgrammers with 10,000 or more followers get a free night at the hotel and guests who Instagram the best photo of the hotel with the hashtag #1888hotel have a monthly chance to get a free night's stay. As for the property, it mixes contemporary design and an industrial aesthetic with exposed brick walls, Minotti furniture pieces and considered details such as custom-made desks made from reclaimed wood from the original foundation of the wool factory.
139 Murray St, Pyrmont, NSW 2009
T +61 2 8586 1888
F +61 2 8586 1889
1800 818 880