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Rydges Newcastle

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“valet parking”(114 reviews)
“the crowne plaza”(146 reviews)
“working harbour”(69 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
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4 Star Hotel
Sitting amongst the waterfront boutiques, cafés, bars and eateries of the iconic Honeysuckle promenade, Rydges Newcastle is the ideal destination to take this lively city head on. With sweeping views of the stunning harbour and only moments from the major tourist attractions, this...
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| Cnr Wharf Rd & Merewether St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
15.4 km to Williamtown Airport
73 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed at Rydges recently for 5 nights and loved it! Everything was easy right from check in. We used valet parking and it went smoothly. We all had breakfast each day in the restaurant and the absolutely amazing staff made it a pleasure, especially Linda...More

Thank Kez02
Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded yesterday

HI kez02, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with such a wonderful review. The hotel prides itself on delivering exceptional customer service, and we are so pleased to hear that you experienced this throughout your stay! We will be sure to pass...More

Reviewed yesterday

We stayed at this hotel over the weekend. All the staff we dealt with were really friendly and seemed to go out of their way to help out. We booked a room and included a baby cot. This was all set up ready to go...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed on a Saturday night with our 1 year. For the price that we paid for bed and breakfast, we felt that the stay was average. The breakfast was ordinary and the bar food same. Children’s menu was overpriced, 18dollars for chicken nuggets and...More

Thank Elainenugent
Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 3 days ago

Hi Elainenugent, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with your feedback, we appreciate the time taken and value all reviews received. We are saddened to hear that your expectations on the hotel were not met. If you would like to contact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is in a good location, close to restaurants and the gym you you can access it very very good. No issues with the room it was great. My issues are with the valet parking. Since the name change the quality of the valet...More

Thank ShelJum
Response from Matthew_Kent_Rydges, General Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 2 days ago

Dear ShelJum, Thank you for the review and pleased to read you enjoyed the hotels location and amenities. With regards to the comments surrounding the valet service, I would like to highlight that the valet procedure, staff and costs have not changed since the re-brand....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is comfortable and has large spacious rooms. Good views of the harbour. Breakfast is limited for choice but not an unfamiliar story in the Australian hotel breakfast scene. Room service is prompt and courteous.More

Thank Ppsflyer
Response from Courtney P, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 6 days ago

Hi Ppsflyer, Thank you for taking the time to provide the hotel with your feedback, we do value all feedback received and we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our facilities. Thank you for providing your thoughts around the breakfast...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$155 - US$288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Newcastle
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newcastle
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$155 - US$288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Newcastle
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newcastle
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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mjgrae
July 12, 2017|
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Response from traveller2473 | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so.
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Abchak
January 6, 2016|
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cheddyanne
November 29, 2015|
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Response from pip062 | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember. It might depend on the type of room you have.
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"Rooms on the harbour side for great views."
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"Harbour view rooms are quiet with nice views of the harbour."
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"Preferable rooms would be those closer to the lifts and on the harbour side."
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"Pay a little more and get a room that gives you a harbour view its worth it."
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