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Rydges on Swanston Melbourne

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“blues bar”(13 reviews)
“tram stop”(36 reviews)
“slow lift”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The elevator was constantly broken, forcing us to walk up and down stairs with our bags. Parking was not available for most of the day and we had to pay much more for local parking, which wasn't readily available. Rooms are very average, noisy with...More

Thank Travelot_APAC
Reviewed 3 days ago

$500+ for one night. We booked the romance package for our anniversary. Details of stay below. * Parking: Didn't get told where it was, or how to get in. Had to park on the street and then go into hotel and then go back and...More

Thank insignificant13
Reviewed 4 days ago

The hotel was a weird mix of old and stale with some super modern amenities. I received a free upgrade to a "Park View" room on level 1, but the view I had was of a car park... The alarm clock went off at midnight...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were somewhat disappointed with the room (booked believing 4.5 Star, however on arrival our room really wasn’t worthy of 4.5 stars). We didn’t complain though as the room was comfortable and only to sleep in during our busy trip and had the added bonus...More

Thank KristytNewcastle_NSW
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Got a good deal for a three night stay, breakfast, wine and cocktails included, also free pushbike use, which we passed, due to bad weather. The hotel, whilst older, was comfortable and well appointed, close enough to the city to walk, 25 minutes for the...More

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Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
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Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
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Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Breakfast Available
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$94 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#47 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#78 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$94 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#47 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#78 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
Room types
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emilylumsden
November 30, 2017|
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Response from Bemmaw | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think that the rooms are going to be big enough for 20 people but the restaurant/bar area is
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Ben H
February 26, 2017|
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Response from Grant F | Property representative |
Hi Ben H Sorry the pool & bar is only open for privately booked events Thanks Grant
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Deirdre S
January 18, 2017|
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Response from RydgesonSwanston | Property representative |
Hi Deirdre S, Thank you for interesting in booking with Rydges on Swanston, we do offer complementary wifi through out the hotel to our guest for convenience. unfortunately we don't offer free cable TV in room. if you would... More
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"Lifts are always broken down and parking isn't reliable either"
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"The cheaper the better. Don't waste a lot of money on this place."
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"Park view room look out over Lincoln Square and the city"
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"Esternal building rooms rather than internal courtyard are the go."
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