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Rydges Newcastle

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  • Excellent39%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to the Rydges Newcastle for a conference. The room was set up well. The trade show was next to the conference room and was a little squished, but was suitable for the numbers present. The food was enjoyable and a good selection on...More

Thank MrsWest84
Response from Fiona O, Director of Sales at Rydges NewcastleResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback, we are glad that you enjoyed a majority of your experience with us. In response to your concern around the paper cups, In the case of some of our larger conference groups we will switch over to paper cups for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

For a visit to the Newcastle Writers Festival Rydges was perfectly located, close to the Festival venues, the museum, and the many restaurants along the Hunter River. This is not a cheap hotel, but the rooms offer good value for money. Our ground floor room...More

Thank Lolita16
Response from Fiona O, Public Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lolita16, Thank you for the lovely review, we are so pleased that you loved the hotel as much as we do. We can't wait to have you back again. Regards, Courtney P

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Havnt been to Newcastle for some time and stayed here for a work matter. On the ground floor but room was spacious with separate bedroom area and king bed . Location is great with heaps of restaurants nearby and Newcastle beach a 20 min walk...More

Thank Steve H
Response from Fiona O, Public Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 1 week ago

Hi Steve H, Thank you for the lovely review, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that the accommodation meet all your needs. Cant wait to have you visit us again in your leisure so we can continue to showcase Newcastle...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the now Rydges, Newcastle in a harbourside suite. Whilst the staff remain helpful and attentive some things have seemed to have gone backwards. We took dinner in the restaurant and whilst the room was approx 30% full dinner took over an hour....More

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Response from Fiona O, Director of Sales at Rydges NewcastleResponded 4 days ago

HI Marty181, We are saddened to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us and we agree that an hour is not an acceptable wait time to receive your dinner once ordered so for this you have our sincerest apologies. In relation to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hotel, good breakfasts, room serviced daily- sometimes they did miss topping up shower gel and tea/coffee. Lovely view over the river. Only point of safety concern was getting in and out of the shower which was in a jaccuzi bath- high step and potential...More

Thank den003
Response from Fiona O, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Den003, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you love our hotel as much as we do! Thank you for the feedback around the spa I will be sure to raise this concern with our engineering team and have a plan...More

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$152 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Newcastle
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newcastle
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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$152 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Newcastle
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newcastle
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mjgrae
July 12, 2017|
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Response from traveller2473 | Reviewed this property |
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January 6, 2016|
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cheddyanne
November 29, 2015|
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Response from pip062 | Reviewed this property |
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"Higher floors are better, only experienced water views"
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"Ask for a room overlooking the Harbour on the Eastern end."
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"High floor facing the water as the other side faces buildings or the light rail construction"
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"Top floor gives best views."
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