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Rydges South Bank Brisbane

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Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

The two hotels are almost side by side. I think we have stayed at the Rydges 3 or 4 times and Mantra 2 or 3 times. We have stayed at both hotels as a couple and sometimes with children. Important notes - everything at Rydges...More

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Response from RuiLOzorio, Manager at Rydges South Bank BrisbaneResponded May 21, 2016

Dear FamilyTraveller84, Thank you for taking the time to provide a thoughtful and thorough review of your stay. I am glad to read that you enjoyed our new rooms. We have recently completed the renovations to the hotel and the team are incredibly excited to...More

Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I've stayed at the Rydges South Bank when in Brisbane. It's in a great location, adjacent to the Convention Centre (you can walk out through the 2nd floor) , close to restaurants & shops in Stanley Street, South Bank, a...More

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Response from RuiLOzorio, Manager at Rydges South Bank BrisbaneResponded May 20, 2016

Dear Dingo_dude, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback from your stay. The hotel is located in an enviable position within the CBD, close to many great eateries, boutique shopping and is considered the cultural heart of Brisbane. We have just completed our...More

Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Last weekend we had a family wedding at Rydges on Saturday night. I cannot recommend this venue enough. The food was outstanding and the service was exceptional . The wedding planner Hayley was great, the function manager Hugh was terrific and one of the young...More

2  Thank Bridgemangirl
Response from RuiLOzorio, Manager at Rydges South Bank BrisbaneResponded May 20, 2016

Dear Bridgemangirl, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am happy to read that we were able to share in your special day and that we were also able to make your stay with us a comfortable and memorable experience. I will pass on your...More

Reviewed May 19, 2016

You can actually access the Convention Centre internally from the Rydges. And, it's right in the heart of a restaurant district, so there's a lot of food options within 2 blocks of the hotel. I enjoyed my room overlooking the Wheel of Brisbane. High recommend...More

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Response from RuiLOzorio, Manager at Rydges South Bank BrisbaneResponded May 20, 2016

Dear ExpertExpat2016, Thank you for your review of your stay. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your time with us and that you were able to take full advantage of the hotel's prime location within the Brisbane CBD. I look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed May 19, 2016

THE GOOD: - Really nicely renovated rooms, very spacious and modern - Large balconies overlooking South Bank - Great location next to the convention centre, South Brisbane train station (Airtrain) and South Bank for restaurants. - Only a 15 minute stroll over the bridge into...More

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Response from RuiLOzorio, Manager at Rydges South Bank BrisbaneResponded May 20, 2016

Dear smbsstt, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with a review of your stay. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your stay and please accept my apologies for the inconveniences with your television system. I trust that we were able...More

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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
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Air Conditioning
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$125 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#11 Family Hotel in Brisbane
#33 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
#37 Romantic Hotel in Brisbane
#45 Business Hotel in Brisbane
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
$125 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#11 Family Hotel in Brisbane
#33 Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
#37 Romantic Hotel in Brisbane
#45 Business Hotel in Brisbane
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darren312
June 20, 2017|
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Response from Kele-Jane | Reviewed this property |
The name of the room needs to have Deluxe in the title. Generally if the room description does not boast river views then you won't get river views.
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FR48
April 9, 2017|
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Response from Amy H | Property representative |
Hi FR48 There are many ways you could get to the Gabba from the hotel; taxi, Uber, bus or walking would take you under half an hour. Our Concierge team will happily assist you with any directions or assistance you may... More
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Livelivefamilytravel
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Annemarie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, microwaves and kitchen sink in the rooms. Usually you can get valet parking included, if not you'll be looking at about $30 a day for valet, there is no onsite parking, but staff will have you car ready with a little... More
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"Rooms facing Grey Street experience moderate traffic noise at times. Upper floor rooms may be quieter."
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"High floors are best, with a balcony - even better"
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"great views, easy access to South Bank"
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