PEUGEOT Australia and Ovolo Woolloomooloo partner for an Electrified Escape

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PEUGEOT Australia is thrilled to announce it has teamed up with award-winning independent lifestyle hotel brand, Ovolo Hotels, to introduce the PEUGEOT 408  Experience at Ovolo’s flagship Woolloomooloo hotel in Sydney, for a limited-time only.

Guests staying at the Ovolo in Woolloomooloo can enjoy complimentary use of the PEUGEOT 408 during their visit, providing them with a stylish and efficient mode of transportation to explore what the local area has to offer, whether their escapade sees them venturing into the city or embarking on scenic drives.

The PEUGEOT 408 Experience marks the synergy between the two brands, offering guests an unparalleled driving experience during their stay, embodying their shared commitment to providing premium amenities and an elevated experience.

Kate Gillis, Managing Director PEUGEOT Australia, said: “We’re incredibly excited to enable Ovolo Hotels, a leader in designer accommodation in Australia, to provide guests with access to the alluring PEUGEOT 408. Blending style and efficiency, this collaboration reflects our dedication to innovation, ensuring guests enjoy a premium driving experience. The PEUGEOT 408’s unique feline posture, modern elegance and high-end quality makes it the dream vehicle to accompany guests on their Sydney Escapades.”

Toby Franklin, Senior Marketing Manager at Ovolo Hotels, said: “Partnering with PEUGEOT to offer our guests an unparalleled driving experience during their stay, is a masterstroke,”

“The PEUGEOT 408 is the perfect companion for their Sydney adventures and aligns with Ovolo’s commitments to build a better world through our Do Good. Feel Good. initiative – it’s definitely going to be an electrifying stay!”

See below some key features of the PEUGEOT 408:

  • The alluring PEUGEOT 408 Plug-in Hybrid Fastback offers customers the power of choice to switch between all-electric mode during urban journeys and take advantage of the combustion engine on long journeys.

  • Delivers 360Nm of torque and 165kW of power from a 132kW PureTech engine combined with an 81kW electric motor. It is coupled with an e-EAT 8-speed automatic gearbox.

  • Offers a WLTP test range of up to 60km1 of electric-only driving.

  • The PEUGEOT 408 offers the latest generation of the PEUGEOT i-CockpitTM, instantly recognisable by its compact steering wheel dedicated to driving pleasure and controlled agility. In the cockpit, the emphasis is on quality and connectivity, with the very latest technologies to make the driving and travelling experience more intuitive and rewarding.

Find out more here.

Guests can now enjoy the PEUGEOT 408 Experience at Ovolo Woolloomooloo by booking a stay via For more information about PEUGEOT’s premium vehicles, please visit

For guests looking for inspirations on where to venture during their stay, check out PEUGEOT’s Escapades for a unique PEUGEOT x Ovolo itinerary, titled ‘PEUGEOT x Ovolo’. Here you will find a day curated for guests staying at Ovolo Woolloomooloo, allowing them to visit stunning attractions and culinary experiences around Sydney.


For over 210 years the Peugeot name and its iconic Lion emblem have appeared on a range of products from coffee grinders to pepper mills, bicycles, scooters and automobiles – Peugeot has always been at the forefront of mobility and innovation. Sold in Australia since the 1950s, the French marque boasts a broad history that includes wins in prestigious and gruelling events such as the Le Mans 24-Hour, the World Rally Championship, the Dakar Rally and the REDeX Around Australia Reliability Trial. Today, Peugeot leverages this rich history to deliver sharp design, uncompromising quality, an instinctive driving experience and award-winning excellence in its mobility solutions for the modern motorist.

About Ovolo Hotels

The Ovolo Group was founded by entrepreneur Girish Jhunjhnuwala and first entered the real estate market in 2002; then further expanded into the hotel industry in 2010. Ovolo Hotels quickly became one of Hong Kong and Australia’s most dynamic independent owner operated hospitality firms, growing into a diversified international group with a collection of 9 designer hotels under 2 collections – Ovolo and Mamaka, and plans to keep growing. Ovolo owns and operates all of its’ real estate.

The company prides itself on being in touch with the modern traveller through award-winning interior designs, detail-driven comforts, complimentary value-added services like the mini bar and breakfast, with cutting-edge technology. Ovolo Hotels have been acknowledged for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence, receiving the accolade “Hotel Brand of the Year”, at the 2019 and 2020 HM Awards.

A proud Hong Kong brand, Ovolo Group remains a family-owned and privately-operated business operating four hotels and three restaurants in Hong Kong, and five and six bars & restaurants across Australia in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra and Brisbane.

Ovolo also has the By Ovolo Collective within its portfolio of hotels, a distinctive collection of four hotels each one unique, each one special, the more guests explore, the more they’ll find. These include Nishi Apartments in Canberra Australia, Southside By Ovolo and The Aberdeen Harbour in Hong Kong, and Mamaka Kuta Beach in Bali Indonesia.

1. Figure based on WLTP (Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure) static laboratory combined average city and highway cycle test, which measure, energy consumption, range and emissions in passenger vehicles, figures stated for the purposes of comparison amongst vehicles tested to the same technical procedures only. Actual real world range results will vary depending on a combination of factors including but not limited to load, driving style, type of journey, vehicle configuration, battery age and condition, use of vehicle features (such as heating and air conditioning), as well as operating, environmental and climate conditions.




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