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    Rydges Melbourne Hotel

    186 Exhibition St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good41%
    • Average22%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 May 2016

    I have stayed at Rydges Melbourne a couple of times for business. The hotel is in a great central location, right opposite the Theatre, China Town and restaurants. The staff have always been very friendly and helpful. My room was on the 9th floor and...More

    Thank Kym S
    Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 28 June 2016

    Dear Kym, Thank you for your great review, it's great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and our location... there are many, many excellent bars & restaurants with a short walk from us, Hope to see you again soon, Kind Regards Kym McIntyre...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

    A friendly welcome was a great start! My room was modern and clean with a super comfy bed. The bathroom was small but ok for one. Free wifi was fast and efficient. I ordered the fish of the day from room service and it arrived...More

    Thank Lisa_WLG
    Reviewed 26 May 2016

    Our overall stay at the Rydges was great. The front desk staff were very friendly and help. My request for extra towels and a room on a higher floor were honoured. We did not book for breakfast, however one morning we decided to head down,...More

    Thank Jo M
    Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

    I attended and stayed at Rydges - exhibition street recently, work conference. The room had a beautiful view and is in need of some renovation as the bathroom was very dated. Rydges also have their rewards program which none of the staff mention to assist...More

    Thank JoBianca12
    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    Navigating the breakfast area was a tricky, coffee is hidden away in an inaccessible area in an endeavor, I felt so as to order and pay extra for espresso coffee. The staff member on the "wait to be seated desk" really didn't have it together....More

    Thank Kerry W
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 23 May 2016

    Dear Kerry, Thank you kindly for taking the time to provide us with this valuable feedback. We fully take on board all your comments and will endeavor to improve on these aspects of our guest experience at the hotel. Also pleased we were able to...More

    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$116 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #14 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 363
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    • Chinatown
    • Also Known As
    • Rydges Hotel Melbourne ,
    • Melbourne Rydges Hotel
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    Nearby
    Chinatown
    Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
    to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
    simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
    a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
    over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
    Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
    such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
    money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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    Jeffrey W
    26 October 2017|
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    Response from Mathew J | Reviewed this property |
    Melbourne Airport has a bus to the City and then you transfer to a Free bus that drops you around the city hotels
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    Ian C
    12 April 2017|
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    Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
    not so great actually. it's less the gap and more the actual material of the blinds. that was no issue for us but may be if you're after a serious sleep in.
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    DonnaGross
    6 August 2016|
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    Response from Glenn B | Reviewed this property |
    It all depends on your membership level. My best advice is to sign up to the hotel chains (Free) loyalty program, Global Hotel Alliance (GHA is the parent company) before making a hotel booking. Check-in can be from 9AM and... More
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