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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent room & we were upgraded to a balcony with river views. Unfortunately at 5pm we decided to have our showers & the water was cold. The CBD cafe had skeleton staff & waiting times approx 15 - 20 minutes for Food & Drinks order. I informed the young girl serving that I would offer feedback as I observed the...

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Bowral, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just enjoyed a seven night holiday in Brisbane staying at Rydges southbank we had a queen delux river view with stunning views of the river and at night postcard views of the Brisbane Skyline. The moment you walk in the foyer you are not a hotel guest you become a rydges guest and the staff at all levels...

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Boonah, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We always choose to stay at Rydges Southbank when staying in Brisbane as my son is confined to a motorised wheelchair and the wheelchair access is excellent and the disabled accessible rooms are very spacious with plenty of room for extra equipment that we travel with such as hoist, shower commode and powered wheelchair. The bathroom is very spacious and...

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Ottawa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Recently stayed here, and chose a Deluxe Suite River View room. It was roomy, and comfy, with a convertible sofa bed for the kids. The master had a plush king size bed, with nice linens. We had a wonderful stay. The room has two large screen TVs, each with two USB charge ports beneath them, so we could charge our...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ours was a last minute booking but we were lucky enough to secure a room. We were going to a show at the Convention Centre so the location was superb - only two minutes walk. The first thing we were presented with at check-in was a room upgrade! Then for a few extra dollars we had valet parking for the...

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Umina Beach, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location (especially for South Bank and the convention centre), helpful staff and modern rooms. On a previous stay I had 'a room with a view’ but as this stay was in-late/out-early I opted for a standard room. The room was just as nice but it would be remiss of me not to mention that the view out over south...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hotel was fantastic. Exceeded expectations really in terms of service (cleanliness) and spaciousness. Beds were great, comfy and supportive. King beds aren't just two singles pushed together. Food in Bacchus and even CBD was pleasantly of great quality (we will definately be re-visiting these dining areas). Staff were extremely helpful and efficient. Location can't get better with southbank just across...

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Oxley, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The room at Rydges Southbank was a great size and very comfortable. A little disappointed that we called housekeeping for an extra champagne glass which took an hour to get to the room. In this time I had already gone to the bar to get one as couldn't wait that long. Also it took 30 minutes of waiting for my...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've not noticed this at any other hotel: I got a $10 credit against food & drink within the hotel for each day that I didn't require any housekeeping service. That's great because I don't like having people come in my room for essentially no useful service. In many hotels it's a real hassle just to try to stop them...

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Amy H, Manager at Rydges South Bank Brisbane, responded to this review

Dear David B Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay. I'm happy to read that you were able to benefit from our 'Going Green' incentive! Please accept my apologies for the noise disturbances during your stay. Please let me know next time you make a reservation and I'd be happy to allocate you to one of our...

Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a few quiet relaxing days away. We requested a quiet room and they delivered. This was our second visit within two months. This time we upgraded to a balcony with river views. Well worth the extra we paid.

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Amy H, Manager at Rydges South Bank Brisbane, responded to this review

Dear JanB-2319 Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay here with us at Rydges South Bank. I'm very pleased to read you enjoyed your room with city and river views. I look forward to being able to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Amy Holt Hotel Duty Manager

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Bacchus
Bacchus
Cuisines: European, Australian
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about Rydges South Bank Brisbane

Address: Rydges Southbank 9 Glenelg St | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $125 - $281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rydges South Bank Brisbane 4.5*
Number of rooms: 304
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Also Known As:
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Rydges South Bank Hotel Brisbane
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#20 Family Hotel in Brisbane
#36 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
#36 Romantic Hotel in Brisbane
#45 Business Hotel in Brisbane
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“If you're high enough, a room with a river view is definitely worth it.”
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“if you like to hear no noise from other guests and river views choose the corner suites”
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