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Rydges Melbourne Hotel

186 Exhibition St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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89 reviews 89 reviews
78 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed here for 2 nights. We were pleasantly surprised to be upgraded to a One Bedroom apartment. Thankfully it was quiet as requested. We could hear a little noise of traffic etc but ok. First upgrade ever!!! The bed was lovely and comfortable. Just curious has anyone bought the "dream bed"??? The apartment was lovely with lounge, kitchenette,... More 

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

I hadn't stayed at a Rydges Hotel for sometime. My experience at them has always been a fairly 'pedestrian' affair. This hotel however, is not too bad. Nice foyer area, prompt and polite Service upon checkin, room was OK, room service good and fair value for money. Location is also good with everything you would want in the Melbourne CBD... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

As a Rydges member we have stayed in a few of their hotels. This one would be on par with most 4 Star hotels. It's very handy to Chinatown and not far to the shopping district. Our room was comfortable. Breakfast was just okay. We were annoyed that other guests only had to pay $15 for theirs and we had... More 

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Canberra
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a twin room for myself and teenaged daughter. We were offered an early check-in on arrival at 1100 or we could have waited for a requested higher room with a view. After an early flight, we decided access to a room seemed better than another few hours wait. The lady on reception said to have a look at the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rydges Melbourne is a modern hotel located approx 30 mins from Tullamarine /Melbourne Airport by taxi, and diagonally opposite Her Majesty's Theatre on Exhibition St. If you are wanting something close to Chinatown or the theatre district, Rydges Melbourne is a solid choice. It is about a ten minute walk to the city shopping precinct where high-end fashion and jewellery... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As someone who heads to Melbourne from country victoria for meetings, or dinners with friends, we always look for an affordable hotel, where we know it has great location, good car park, comfy bed and great service, and that is what sums up Rydges on exhibition. We always choose to stay at Rydges on Exhibition as we know that their... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in the Queen Spa suite. Bath too small for 2 people. No one helped us with our luggage on arrival. The noise was terrible. You could hear doors closing in the night and traffic on the street. Very expensive for an average room.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed on nite at the hotel. Found it conveniently located. I enjoyed the room service soup and my hubby said the steak was good too:) Had a good sleep. Liked the big bathroom area. Loved breakfast and the selection just wished it was included in the room price as we had first thought :( I would stay there again.

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Greensborough, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was nice and clean with friendly staff. the package deal we went for was great value. We had dinner and breakfast included and a bottle of wine. The two course evening meal was very good, I had the chicken which was cooked very well. The only thing that spoiled our stay was the well below average breakfast that... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at this Hotel a number of times in the past, and would normally rate it as one of our favourites. We were in Melbourne to celebrate my wife's 60th birthday, and to attend a couple of Comedy Festival events. We had completed an on-line check-in prior to arrival, and had received a text message advising us to... More 

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