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Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel

4.5 of 5 389 Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly Avillion Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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singapore
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked 3d2n from Agoda a few days before we check in. Place is in an awesome location that is great for tourist like us. Walking distance to darling harbour, opera house, shopping, chinatown, koreantown =) The place itself is a shopping mall =) Room is spacious and ample things that we need. CONS - the room has a very obvious... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alexme 18 Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback on your recent stay and bringing the issue of cigarette smell and ashes to my attention. It is unfortunate that even with signage advising that we are a totally non smoking hotel that some visitors do not respect our policy. The smell of smoke should have been... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I read reviews before staying, which may have helped my experience. I found an Executive King room at a great price online, and when Rydges contacted me about room preferences, I asked for away from the street and recently refurbished. They delivered both, and the room is whisper-quiet (the only noises come from the AC and frig), large (28 squares)... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeff D, Please accept my apology for the issue with the Wifi during your stay, this has been addressed with our IT department and I am sure there will be no such issue on your next visit. I am please to hear that your requests were delivered by our attentive staff that overall you had a great experience. Thank... More 

Canberra, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here for the 2nd time and highly recommend if visiting Sydney. Within easy walking distance of Darling Harbour, China Town, Paddys Markets, Hyde Park, Sydney CBD etc. There are numerous other restaurants, pubs & cafes within strolling distance also. All staff were very friendly. Our room was on the 19th floor looking east at other buildings - not much... More 

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Dear Craig H Its great to know that you once again had a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Our Rydges Dream Beds are very popular with our guests and you obviously know the reason why. Our Valet parking service ensures that your vehicle is parked away by our attentive staff and is brought to the hotel entrance at your request, this... More 

Greater Canberra, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed here a few times now, both for business and for a few weekends. The hotel is centrally located close to Museum Train Station, shopping and to a plethora eateries and restaurants. The reception staff are always efficient and friendly and I have never had to wait too long, even during peak periods. The rooms are very clean, although... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Leahtaylors, Thank you for taking the time to give me your feedback. Its great to know that the service from our staff exceeded your expectation. I awoul like to advise you that we have started our refurbishment of our guest rooms about a week ago and I am sure that on your next visit the newly refurbished rooms will... More 

Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's our first stay at this hotel whilst in Sydney and I must say if first impressions matter the front desk staff will impress, they are very helpful,I watched how they handled a customer that had booked a wrong room type for their stay, it wasn't a problem a solution was found very quickly and sorted. We were treated in... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear D J Thank you for your wonderful feedback on your recent stay. It is very pleasing to hear that our staff members were attentive, friendly and professional. Obviously our rooms were to your expectation and this is also pleasing. I hope that on your next visit, during Vivid that you will have the chance to dine in our Sphere... More 

Winmalee 2777
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked two family rooms for our get together of five adults and four children. The rooms were separated by four floors but no problems for us with communication and access. On arrival rooms were spotlessly clean, quiet without traffic noise and with a TV in each bedroom there were no arguments, tennis or cartoons!? Beds were extremely comfortable and... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 798leas, Thank you fro your feedback. I ma sorry for any discomfort caused in regards to the towels and I have passed on your comments to our housekeeper. It very pleasing to hear that the family rooms you had booked suited your needs. I am also pleased to hear that you will be returning and look forward to your... More 

Auckland
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176 reviews 176 reviews
28 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not actually the best location as it is still a decent (but do-able) walk to Circular Quay (Sydney Opera House & Harbour Bridge), Darling Harbour and a few blocks to the city centre shopping (Pitt St). It is very close to China Town and Paddy's Market. Take advantage of Din Tai Fung (famous dumpling house) as it is in the... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear NZ_Joy, I am sorry to hear that the breakfast was not to your expectation. Your comments have been passed onto our Executive Chef and our Food & Beverage Manager for further follow up. I would like to advise that we have just begun our guest room refurbishment and apart from new furnishings, additional lighting is also being installed in... More 

Gladstone, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the double double room at a good discounted price through Adoga. The room was clean, as was the bathroom. However, I found the lighting disappointing, there only being a ceiling light at the entry & two table lamps in the rest of the room. Tea & coffee making items are in the room, but the kids were bemused... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bonny B73, I am sorry that the lighting, valet parking charge and not having biscuits in the mini bar did not meet your expectation. We have just started the refurbishment of our guest rooms and additional lighting is being installed. The convience of Valet parking is being able to request your vehicle to be parked and brought up at... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought the rooms were pretty good and the service was great. Options for dinner were limited. The hotel restaurant had a choice of steak or pizza??? Expect more from a hotel restaurant in Sydney. Venture outside and you have s bit of a walk if you don't like Asian food. Not quite close enough to the cbd and circular... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michael B, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the comfort of our rooms. I would like to point out though that the menu in our restaurant has a variety of main options from steaks, chicken, fish, so I am at a bit of a loss regarding your comment that the menu was limited to pizza and steak.... More 

Wolumla, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights and we couldn't fault it. The staff are friendly and very helpful. The Concierge gives great advise. We received a great deal that included breakfast and valet parking. The beds are one if the most comfortable I have ever slept in. The rooms are quiet, we were near the lift but... More 

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ManagerWorldSquare, Manager at Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kylie P, I am once again delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our Friendly and helpful staff are always doing their best to ensure that our guests made comfortable as possible. As you also commented, Our Rydges Dream Beds are like sleeping on a cloud and are very popuilar with our guests and can be purchased on... More 

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Additional Information about Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel

Address: 389 Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly Avillion Hotel)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rydges World Square Sydney Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 443
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