5 Highly-Rated Sydney Private Maternity Hospitals For Your Birth!

You spend nine long months anticipating your baby’s arrival, and while nine months can feel like an ample amount of time, it often flies by. You can put your mind at ease as your due date approaches by picking a hospital for your delivery that meets your needs and helps you feel confident in your delivery. Whether you are planning a pregnancy or are already pregnant, take a look at some of Sydney’s top maternity hospitals to consider for your childbirth experience!

Mater Hospital

Mater Hospital, Sydney’s leading private maternity hospital, is all about making your delivery as comfortable as possible. 100% of their rooms are private and include ensuite bathrooms. Still, if you’re looking for something even more luxurious, they can upgrade to a double suite package, which includes a larger double bed and all meals for the mother and birthing partner! Rooms also feature amenities like free wifi and flat screen tvs. All expectant mothers have a check-in appointment with a midwife 30 weeks into their pregnancy to prepare for delivery. They also have an elite special care nursery for babies needing extra attention at birth, staffed with specially trained nurses.

Norwest Private Hospital

Located in the Hills District suburb, Bella Vista, Norwest Private Hospital has a 37 spacious, private rooms. They understand the importance of having your partner stay with you as double beds or folding beds are available for overnight stays. On day three you receive a delicious Congratulatory Celebration High Tea complete with fruit, sandwiches and sweet treats. Physiotherapists are on hand to help with recovery as well as lactation consultants to help with breastfeeding.

North Shore Private Hospital

Even before you deliver at North Shore Private Hospital, they are helping you to relax. This Sydney maternity hospital has partnered with the Park Hyatt Sydney for 25% off of an indulgent babymoon. They also provide an emotional well-being program for pregnant mothers who may be struggling with mental health. They focus on the little things and small touches that help to make your birth experience unforgettable in all the right ways. Their elegantly refurbished, large birthing rooms come equipped with amenities to anticipate all of your birthing needs. Additionally, their Well Baby nursery is stocked with baby bathing facilities, nappies, wraps, and formula, and education classes with training and support before you head home to begin your life with your new baby.

Prince of Wales Private Hospital

Prince of Wales offers many antenatal classes and is the only private hospital in the eastern suburbs. Included is physiotherapy, which can help with pelvic floor exercises and core strength following childbirth. Their newly renovated birthing rooms are comfortable and thoughtfully designed to make your first days with your baby as comfortable as possible and experienced midwives are available to support you as needed.

Kareena Private Hospital

Kareena’s priority is outcome-focused care. Meaning care that puts the individual at the centre. They identify your needs and work as a team to help you achieve your goals. This Sydney hospital takes pride their premium maternity services as being “luxe.” Including 4 night stays for natural births and 5 night stays for mothers who have delivered via cesarean section. Their three modern birthing suites can accommodate all birth plans. They are designed to help soon-to-be-parents relax throughout an often stressful experience. They also offer high tea to help celebrate your new baby’s arrival!

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