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Rydges Melbourne Hotel

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Melbourne has a number of mid range hotels that are adequate for business stays when you know you won’t be at the hotel much. This hotel is just one of those where nothing is really impressive but it works. Location is good and if you...More

Thank daveadler
Response from Amy T, General Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dave, Thanks for your honest and succinct review of your experience with Rydges Melbourne. Although I do hope to work towards being much better than "ok", I appreciate the location and facilities suit your business travelling needs well whilst in Melbourne. Look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Rydges was part of a package deal that I purchased with tickets to the tennis. Being a Rydges I thought it would be great quality like other hotels from the chain. This was not the case. The room appeared to be VERY run down...More

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Response from Amy T, General Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear MaryPoppins, Thank you for your feedback on your stay during the Australian Open Tennis period. I'm truly sorry we weren't able to meet your expectations and offer you an enjoyable experience. We have fully taken on board your comments regarding the room decor and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was ok but did have a giant airconditioner that took up a third of the wall and was quite loud. The bathroom was also very small. Bed was comfortable enough and their room service was surprisingly nice! It was very acceptable for a...More

Thank HatulaCat
Response from Amy T, General Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hatula, Thanks for your honest and valuable feedback on your stay with Rydges Melbourne. Glad to read you enjoyed a delicious room service experience! We do have many different room types available so please let the team know of your preferences and we will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good value for money. Not the flashest place in the CBD but good for what you pay. Perfetly located for Theatre/Show visits, 100m to Tramstop, similar to train station (underground). Simple, but good breakfast. Nice staff who help when asked. Free Skybus shuttle from Spencer...More

Thank 12345Colly
Response from Amy T, General Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Colly, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on your experience with Rydges Melbourne. I'm very pleased to read you felt we offered good value for your money spent and the location suited your needs well. Some great suggestions there on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been staying at the Rydges 4 to 6 times per month over the last 7 months. I decided to stay there ever since my first night. I have always been welcomed with a smile and I feel valued each time I turn up...More

Thank Eddie Q
Response from Amy T, General Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Eddie, Thank you so much for your glowing review of your regular visits with the Rydges Melbourne family - so great to hear your feedback and that you have been enjoying your stays. Look forward to seeing again soon, Warm Regards, Amy Trengove General...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 123 - US$ 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 123 - US$ 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
...More
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Jeffrey W
26 October 2017|
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Response from Mathew J | Reviewed this property |
Melbourne Airport has a bus to the City and then you transfer to a Free bus that drops you around the city hotels
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Ian C
12 April 2017|
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Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
not so great actually. it's less the gap and more the actual material of the blinds. that was no issue for us but may be if you're after a serious sleep in.
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DonnaGross
7 August 2016|
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Response from Glenn B | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on your membership level. My best advice is to sign up to the hotel chains (Free) loyalty program, Global Hotel Alliance (GHA is the parent company) before making a hotel booking. Check-in can be from 9AM and... More
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"Soft mattress, good for travelers who love soft squishy beds. Rooms have air-con and very grateful for it."
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