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    Rydges on Swanston Melbourne

    701 Swanston St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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    • Excellent31%
    • Very good40%
    • Average19%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “tram stop” (32 reviews)
    “slow lift” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    nice stay in the hotel, room, food, service, atmosphere all good. it was nice to hear the hum of trams outside and see the trees in the park. good to walk up to the room rather than have to use the lift

    Thank Karen F
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I’ll give the positives first Big room Comfy bed And that’s where it ends.... The only lift that they had was out of order for 2.8 days of the 3 days we were there. You could use the service lift but it was clanky and...More

    Thank Lorraine72
    Response from RydgesonSwanston, Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Lorraine72, Thanks for your feedback, we take this feedback very seriously and will look into each of these issues to see how we can fix them all moving forward. If you would like to discuss these matters further please feel free to contact me...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Rydges on Swanston is showing signs of its age but this does not detract from the overall quality. My room was spacious and the beds were very comfortable. The bathroom looked like it had been renovated not so long ago and the included shampoos,...More

    Thank Dieter O
    Response from RydgesonSwanston, Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Dieter O, Thanks for sharing your experience with us. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and I look forward to having you back with us again soon. Kind regards, Stanley Henry General Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Picked this hotel as needed to go to the hospital. Easy walking distance. Lots of food places close by as well. Taxi right out the front and tram stop. Staff very helpful with booking another room and joined me up to their rewards club so...More

    Thank Sandra K
    Response from RydgesonSwanston, Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Sandra K, Thanks for your review. It is great to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and I look forward to having you stay with us again in the near future. Kind regards, Stanley Henry General Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Very disappointed. We spent 6 nights whilst visiting a family member in hospital. We were kept awake until midnight on Fri, Sat & Sun night due to loud music playing in the conference room above. If you don't mind listening to music thumping & feet...More

    Thank occasionaltravel185
    Response from RydgesonSwanston, Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Occassionaltravel185, Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel. I apologise for the noise during your stay. Unfortunately we did have functions on during your visit. We do enforce an 11pm finish time to our Roof Top functions so that they don't carry...More

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    30 November 2017|
    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
    Ben H
    26 February 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
    Deirdre S
    18 January 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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    "One thing is the lift is old and noisy so don't stay near that. And the bar fridge in both rooms is very..."
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    "Stay on the lowest floor you can - the music won't be as loud."
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    "Make your own choices when you check in the day before your stay and you will not be disappointed"
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    "ask if there is an opening window or ventilation"
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