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Rydges Southbank Townsville

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Geelong
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Third stay this year ,this time with my family, the new menu is great value - soft shell crab and carpet bag steak spot on Rooms I can not fault again, staff friendly and helpful , the big boss helped set up a fishing charter which turned out great . Will be back again in two months

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review! The Southbank Grill menu that you tried was our new menu so it is great to hear that you enjoyed it! I hope the fishing charter was a huge success and you and your family had a great time. We look forward to welcoming you back in a couple of months time. Regards, Trish-...

Mcdowall
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Spacious room, the staff did all they could to make us feel at home and welcome. Good position. Very clean. WiFi free. Restaurant nice. Our room had a bath which I enjoy. Pool and spa as well. Comfortable bed. Nice view. Would highly recommend.

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Hi Wendy F, Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding your recent stay with us in an Executive Suite. I must admit the bath is a great size for a relax! We look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Southbank Townsville soon. Regards, Trish- RDM

Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Just stayed overnight in a double room. Room was very nice and clean. The bed was very comfy. Had a great nights sleep. Bathroom was okay. Close to all the good restaurants in Palmer Street. All staff I came into contact with were very friendly. Breakfast buffet was nice.

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you rested well on the Rydges Dreambeds we have. They are just like sleeping on a cloud. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to Townsville. Regards, Trish- RDM

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 July 2015

great location right on the restaurant strip of Townsville. the service was great as we held a conference there. nothing was an issue everything was done that we asked for. the food for the conference was great. the only down side for me was that there was no traveller style food like a good aussie bangers and mash or something...

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Hi Craig R, It's great to hear you enjoyed your conference at the Southbank Convention Centre this month. Unfortunately the Southbank Grill is an a la carte style restaurant so the food is a little different to bangers & mash however we all need bangers & mash some nights for dinner! We look forward to seeing you on your next...

Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Good location, good staff, the room we were in was very pleasant, comfortable bed, good TV, everything worked. The bathroom was showing it's age, a little overdue for a refit, but I would definitely stay at this hotel again

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Hi Pete B, Thank you for the wonderful review! Our rooms are a little tired however they are clean. Looking forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Southbank Townsville on your next visit! Regards, Trish- RDM

North Tamborine, Australia
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here after a four week camping trip to Cape York. Service is fantastic, comfortable bed, 24 hour desk service, close to restaurants and the aquarium, and they have a free laundry =D we really needed a peaceful couple of nights sleep after roughing it for so long and we left well rested. Shame that Bidvest...

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you felt well rested after your amazing trip up North! I will have a think about a solution for noisy trucks. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Regards, Trish- RDM

Melbourne
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Overnight again at Rydges. Whilst an older hotel, rooms very clean, great bed, good tv and channel selection. First time I've used the complimentary gym access, its a 10 minute walk or 5 minute drive, but good gym and equipment. Overall another good experience.

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Thanks for the great feedback! We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to Townsville. Regards, Trish- RDM

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Hotel is in a good location and for the most part good quality. Room service meal was average; part of the meal was not delivered but this was soon rectified. The air conditioning controller was broken and appeared to have been like that for a long time so was either off or in freeze mode; couldn't open window to let...

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Hi Chris R, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your recent stay at Rydges Southbank Townsville. I am glad to hear that they were able to fix the error with your room service meal quickly for you. Our air-conditioning system is certainly old however all rooms do have levered panels which can be opened if you...

Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

This hotel may be slightly dated in parts but Rydges is a solid professional chain. Things are done well and the travellers comfort is anticipated with all the services. A great breakfast is served each day in the attached restaurant. You can't go wrong and there are some great bars and restaurants right on the doorstep.

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments! We do pride ourselves on being professional accross all areas of the hotel. The RISE breakfast certainly is worth checking out in the Southbank Grill. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to Townsville. Regards, Trish- RDM

Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

The beds & pillows were amazing would definately return for that reason alone .. Staff were nice and friendly. Easy parking. Property was clean & tidy. Room Service requests arrived promptly. Would definately return to this Hotel.

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Rydges T, Rooms Division Manager at Rydges Southbank Townsville, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review! It is great to hear that you enjoyed the Rydges Dreambeds and Jason feather pillows. They make it feel like you are sleeping on a cloud! We look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Townsville on your next visit. Regards, Trish- RDM

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rydges Southbank Townsville sits in the heart of Townsville's foodie precinct on Palmer Street and only a short stroll to the CBD. Our hotel is the gateway to Magnetic Island & Great Barrier Reef. Business and leisure travellers alike will appreciate our central business district location near all the premier shopping, dining and entertainment areas ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rydges Southbank Townsville

Address: 23 Palmer St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range: ₹ 4,848 - ₹ 11,441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rydges Southbank Townsville 4*
Number of rooms: 110
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Townsville Rydges Southbank Hotel
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