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Rydges Melbourne Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   186 Exhibition St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a few days fora conference. I had read the reviews so I asked for a high floor, so there was not the noise issues other people have described. The bedroom is reasonable, but the bathroom definitely requires work. Thankfully no mould, but the silicone was coming away from the tiles/walls and was dirty! The food was... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately I feel it is overpriced for the room type given. The traffic outside was loud a bit like middle eastern country accomadation. Service was non existent blond lady on reception said sorry for that no chance of a move... Beds extremely confortable and restaurant fantastic for dinner. However breakfast not much left by 9.30 due to unexpected amount of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoy staying at this hotel. It is in the CBD and close to shops, eating out and public transport. I requested a quite room but thought the noise was excessive. Our Queen suite room faced Chinatown and was quite noisy. Perhaps double glazing would help fix this. Next visit I will choice a room on the opposite side of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent locality, service and very good room. A bit outdated, but comfortable and clean. Food was delicious and served promptly. Would definitely consider staying there again. Enjoyed the City High experience package and that was excellent value. Included a two course dinner and breakfast, a bottle of wine, two complimentary drinks from the bar and valet parking!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the rydges for the weekend to go to the footy. We got there and there was scaffolding out the front and the pool was off limits as it was under renovation. Maybe they should have told us when we booked. But we paid full price. The location was good but there is better. Room was adverage. Not... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A disappointing overnight stay at this hotel in my own home town. We were attending a wedding in the city so we decided to stay in town. A claim for 4 ¼ stars standard at what seemed to be a reasonable price, including breakfast, enticed us to book the hotel. Upon arrival by car it was hard to find the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another Hotel that always surprises me with a fabulous luxury stay. Staff are always helpful and I always feel like its a little bit of homely luxury. Stayed in a suite with 1br separate to lounge, spa and held conference in same room which was seamless.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here overnight with a big group as part of a work conference and have no complaints. The hotel managed to efficiently organise check in/out so that 100+ of us didn't have to queue up individually. Both the event catering and breakfast was good, and location was convenient too being in a theatre district with food and entertainment options... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rydges is in a central location in Melbourne. Clean rooms that provide basic comfort. The bathroom is very small. The heater in the room very old and makes too much noise. I would not recommend for a family stay but ok for a single person on a shot stay.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think if it were not for your Front of House Crew, Reception & the Lady in charge of the restaurant during my stay and If I were doing a hotelier report for your on going four star rating, I sincerely believe I would find it hard to give you a three star rating.(I think we were in a twin... More

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Address: 186 Exhibition St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rydges Melbourne Hotel 4.5*
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Rydges Melbourne is conveniently located in Melbourne's CBD, in the heart of the Theatre precinct on Exhibition street. With over 290 guest rooms and 70 suites. Rydges Melbourne is home to Locanda Italian Steakhouse Restaurant and Bar, featuring the best steaks from nearby Yarra Valley, an good variety of pastas and other mouthwatering options. Located in close proximity to Bourke Street Mall shopping, a block away from the Paris End of Collins Street boutiques and in walking distance to Rod Laver Arena and the MCG, Rydges Melbourne is a great choice if you are wanting everything at your doorstep. ... more   less 
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