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Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst
Ranked #2 of 11 Hotels in Bathurst
Certificate of Excellence
Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“We were pleased”
Reviewed November 6, 2012

We stayed here as many others have for a wedding on the mount.
It is certainly the best in Bathurst, however a bit out of town. If you had something on in town , it would probably be worth the taxi fare to stay here.
We had a normal room, really good size, comfortable king size bed, balcony and a mini kitchen.
Everything was very clean and well laid out.
We had breakfast in the morning and it was quite good.
Nothing really negative to say, other than the location not always ideal.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
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Andrew M, General Manager at Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst, responded to this review, November 8, 2012
Thank you for your feedback. It was great to read that you enjoyed your stay. Yes, we are a little out of town, but we like to think of this as a "country setting", outside of race weeks of course. Glad you enjoyed the setup of the room.

We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Kind Regards,
Andrew
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Reviewed October 30, 2012 via mobile

Have been staying here now most weeks this year, atlesst 1 night a week and found it to be by far the best out of the top other 4 motels in bathurst.
Can be a bit expensive at times and race week, well forget it.
Restaurant is very good but menu is due for a change.

  • Stayed October 2012
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Andrew M, General Manager at Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst, responded to this review, November 8, 2012
Thank you for your great feedback. It was great to read that you enjoy your stays at the hotel, and our restaurant. I am also happy to report that as of Fri 9th November, we have updated our menu with a few new dishes. I hope you get the chance to enjoy some of these soon.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future.

Kind Regards,
Andrew
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Reviewed October 28, 2012

When consider what was on offer at Bathurst many of the higher rated properties on Trip Advisor had issues with upkeep of rooms and beds, or some had staff issues - see other reviews of other properties.

We considered that we couldn't go wrong with a Rydges property that was fairly recently constructed. AND we were right. Staff were helpful, rooms spacious and clean. Just all as we would expect.

Located on the edge of "The Mountain" , it is a beautiful spot to wake up to. Almost no traffic noise from the track overnight. Great kitchen facilities .....

Beware if you have a 300 (third floor) room - they lead onto a grass mound where there is no obvious security, and the sliding doors cannot to securely locked (the key is not provided) - they just have a standard aluminium door latch.

I would stay here again.

Room Tip: Try to get above 300's and you will ge a much better view.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Andrew M, General Manager at Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst, responded to this review, November 8, 2012
Thank you for the feedback. Great to see that you enjoyed your stay, our rooms and in particular our staff.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future.

Kind Regards,
Andrew
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Reviewed October 23, 2012

Great huge room with full kitchen facilities. Extremely clean and love the stylish,modern decor.
I can imagine it would be incredibly exciting if you were booked in for the Bathurst 1000..if you got any closer you would be on the track itself..(If you were on the track side of course..)
It is a few minutes drive to the Main Street ..bit of a walk..and nothing else is next to it apart from the race track..just in case you wanted to duck into a local shop..but it's all there anyway with a great dining room and bar.
I ordered the Wagyu Beef Burger for my room service meal and it was delicious.
Friendly staff and the breakfast buffet in the morning was very good .. The house toasted Muesli was one of the best we have ever tried..wished we could buy some to take with us..now there's a thought to suggest to the chef..bag it up and sell it to the guests..

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
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Andrew M, General Manager at Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst, responded to this review, November 6, 2012
Thanks for your great feedback. We are very proud of our rooms, and do our best to always ensure a well presented product. It was great to see your mention of our staff, and our Muesli. We actually do sell our muesli so next time you come through, please ask our staff and we will be able to bag some up for you.

Thanks again, and we look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel.

Kind Regards,
Andrew
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Reviewed October 20, 2012

I stayed here twice, once in September 2012 and another time in October 2012. The first time I stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment. In terms of sleep quality it was good until the sun rose in the morning. I can not sleep past 6am because of the position of the windows in my room and the blinds did not go down all the way so the sun shone into my eyes every morning. Upon using the spa the water was brown and there was dirt in the water so I ended up not using it.

The second time I stayed here I got a studio apartment which was far more comfortable than the 3 bedroom apartment.

The restaurant served quite good food although it was a little pricey and the food took a while to arrive.

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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled on business
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Andrew M, General Manager at Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst, responded to this review, November 6, 2012
Thank you for the good report. I'm sorry there were a couple of points that affected your stay in the apartment, but glad you returned and enjoyed a different experience.

We have been addressing the blinds in our corner apartments to remedy this issue, and checking our spas. Bathurst can unfortunately experience some instances of "brown" water coming through the pipes, but we are checking the same apartments to ensure the spa cleanliness is up to standard.

Thanks again for the feedback and I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future.

Kind Regards,
Andrew
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Reviewed October 20, 2012

Stayed here during a mid week business trip. The price was very reasonable. The room was spacious and well set out. The restaurant was adequate but reasonably priced for dinner. The breakfast was very good. I would stay again and also recommend to friends.

Room Tip: All rooms face the racetrack
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
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Andrew M, General Manager at Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst, responded to this review, October 21, 2012
Thank you for your feedback regarding Rydges Mount Panorama. It was great to read that you enjoyed your stay and our restaurant facilities. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future.
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed October 17, 2012

We were staying at Rydges for a family wedding at Mt Panorama Winery. The location was excellent for us. We stayed in a deluxe studio room that was extremely clean and well appointed. There were 2 toilets, which was great, and full kitchen facilities. The bathroom was large with a big corner spa ( which we didn't have time to use!). A huge bed that both my husband and I found very comfortable. The view from our room was directly over the race track, which would be amazing during the big race!
The staff at reception were efficient and welcoming. We had room service for dinner, as we were tired after a long drive to get there. Delivered quickly and tasted great! Enjoyed our stay, and would love to go back and stay again and explore the area.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
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Andrew M, General Manager at Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst, responded to this review, October 21, 2012
Thank you for your feedback regarding Rydges Mount Panorama. It was great to read that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future to explore the area.
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Property: Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst
Address: 1 Conrod Straight | Mount Panorama, Bathurst, New South Wales 2796, Australia (Formerly Citigate Mount Panorama Bathurst)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Bathurst
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Bathurst
#3 Business Hotel in Bathurst
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rydges Mount Panorama Bathurst 4*
Number of rooms: 129
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