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Rydges South Bank Brisbane

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   9 Glenelg Street | South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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Ranked #31 of 161 hotels in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Darwin, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for a week and found the location to be perfect for us! Just a walk across the bridge to the city centre but fabulous restaurants and cafes a few minutes walk away! Our room was fairly basic but very clean and neat and great sunblock curtains for those early Brissy morns!!

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Port Hedland, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I took my partner to Brisbane for his birthday in June, 2014 and we stayed at Rydges Southbank, Brisbane. We didn't dine at the Hotel but will do so the next time we stay. (Yes, we will be staying there again). It's close proximity to dozens of restaurants (La Via in Little Stanley Street in particular) was the reason I... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A six night stay while on business found me choosing Rydges because of the convenience of the nearby restaurants, taxi ranks, comfortable room, friendly staff and thoughtful service. I have recommended Rydges to friends and family for business and pleasure.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A warm welcome received as usual. I was given a choice of floor levels - a new experience! Always ready for that free Welcome Drink! I regularly breakfast at the CBD Bar - I've never been disappointed with the food or the service.

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Toowoomba
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our stay at rydges south bank was great overall however, there was not enough towels in the room for the amount of people booked (there were 4 towels and 5 people booked to stay) and the mould inside the kettle in the room.

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Singapore, Singapore
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30 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First time staying in this hotel. Check in and checkout were quick and seamless, and as a very frequent traveller this is important. Room was spotless, and kept so by housekeeping. Stayed 4 nights including a Friday/Saturday. Service was always quick and efficient (which is not always a feature of Australian hotels as there are generally fewer staff than Asia).... More

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After along week at work, an overnight stay at Southbank to walk the night markets and have dinner with the family was desperately needed The Rydges Concierge service was fantastic which made up for a few issues at reception with our booking and extended to the making of paper aeroplanes with our two young boys! We were offered a room... More

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Rui O, Manager at Rydges South Bank Brisbane, responded to this review

Dear Matt W, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback from your stay. Please accept my apologies for the error with your booking. I trust we were able to rectify this issue during your stay. I am happy to see that our Concierge Department were able to provide a superior customer service experience. Our Concierge team... More

New York City, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This very nice hotel is fine all around. It is near the river and all the Brisbane attractions are within easy walking distance. The ordinary rooms on the South Side of the Hotel overlook a pretty uninteresting cityscape, while the larger and ordinary rooms on the Northside look toward the river. A very solid 3.5 or 4 star hotel. Free... More

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Zoe L, Duty Manager at Rydges South Bank Brisbane, responded to this review

Dear NewYorker10458, Thank you for your feedback surrounding your recent stay at Rydges South Bank Brisbane. The hotel is located conveniently in the heart of the South Bank Precinct with an array or restaurants and cafes within walking distance and is the entertainment hub of Brisbane, making it a great base for leisure and business travellers alike. The hotel offers... More

Gladstone, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific location and all amenities are right on the money.Perhaps the rooms are a trifle smaller than you hope for the price but the location in the heart of the fabulous Brisbane South Bank makes up for that.The staff and their service was first class and I would happily stay there again.

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Rui O, Manager at Rydges South Bank Brisbane, responded to this review

Dear John L, Thank you for the feedback regarding your stay. The Hotel occupies a great location in the Brisbane CBD district, close to many great shops, restaurants and entertainment areas and I am glad that you found the Hotel handy for your business in Brisbane. It is great to see that you enjoyed the hotel and its facilities. We... More

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's located in the middle of everything, such as the river, restaurants, museums, science centre, Ferris wheel, and everything is within walking distance. Room has comfortable beds. On my second night, the next room was very noisy and the staff got to it immediately. Service was great. I'll definitely come back.

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Rui O, Manager at Rydges South Bank Brisbane, responded to this review

Dear St3pK4ur, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback from your stay. I am glad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. The hotel occupies a great location within the Brisbane CBD district, close to many great entertainment areas, restaurants and boutique shops. I am also glad to see that we were able to... More

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Address: 9 Glenelg Street | South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rydges South Bank Brisbane 4.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Brisbane #23 Business Hotel in Brisbane #24 Romantic Hotel in Brisbane #28 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
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Rydges South Bank is situated in Brisbane’s most enviable location, the South Bank arts and entertainment precinct. The hotel adjoins with the Brisbane Convention Centre via a walkway, it is only a few minutes walk to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre, the Queensland Museum, State Library of Queensland and the new magnificent Gallery of Modern Art. Downtown Brisbane, Treasury Casino and the Queen Street Mall are an easy 10 minute stroll away. With Bacchus South Bank & CBD Cafe, Bar and Dining both located at Rydges you don't need to go far for a fantastic food and beverage selection. ... more   less 
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