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    Rydges Melbourne Hotel

    186 Exhibition St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

    When we checked in the receptionist didn't tell us much about the facilities (i.e the pool) and it was located. When we got to the room it was clear it wasn't cleaned properly as the carpet was dirty. The walls were paper thin! Anything and...More

    1  Thank Fadelah
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 3 April 2016

    Dear Fadelah, Thank you kindly for your feedback on your stay. I sincerely apologise your check in was not as informative as it most certainly should have been, I have addressed with our front office team to ensure this is improved. We have followed up...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    Had a great stay - both for work and pleasure. Welcomed by staff and given an upgrade to spacious one bedroom apartment - what's not to love? Great venue for work conference with plenty to discover after hours. Super close to Melbourne's finest bars, restaurants...More

    Thank Indibella
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 3 April 2016

    Dear Indibella, Thank you kindly for your review of your stay with us at Rydges Melbourne. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time in Melbourne and we were able to meet your needs for both work and leisure. Hope the conference was...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    Just stayed for my second time in a month. Great location for theatre and Chinatown particularly and with free trams in the CBD, it is very easy to get around. Staff were great. I offered feedback after last visit and it was listened to. Whilst...More

    Thank Trevor C
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 25 March 2016

    Dear Trevor, We appreciate your recent review of your Rydges Melbourne experience. So glad to hear you feel our staff make your stay an enjoyable one! You are very right, we are very lucky to be close to the amazing Chinatown and have the city's...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2016

    Despite me being upgraded to a superior room, the room itself was very basic. Whilst the general cleanliness was okay, there were areas of the room that had simply not been cleaned. The room that I stayed in was very dated. Room service was expensive...More

    Thank Silas D
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 25 March 2016

    Dear Silas, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I apologise the room you stayed in was not up to standard and will be following this up with our team immediately. It's also very disappointing to hear you were not satisfied...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2016

    I generally stay at the Rydges when in Melbourne. The staff are always very helpful. On this stay I arrived just after 9am in the morning after a VERY early flight. To my delight they had a room ready for me already. I was checked...More

    Thank Cheryl2304
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 25 March 2016

    Dear Cheryl, Thank you for your lovely review and positive feedback regarding our friendly team at Rydges Melbourne. I'm so glad we were able to exceed your expectations on arrival and you were comfortable in your room. Some of our rooms do have safe's available...More

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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 33 - US$ 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #15 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
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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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    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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    10 May 2016|
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    Response from Amy T | Property representative |
    Hi flick7320, Great to hear you are coming down to stay and to see the amazing Matilda the musical! Yes, we accept cash payment on arrival, you simply need to pay the acommodation upfront plus a bond of $100 per night also... More
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