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Rydges Melbourne Hotel

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I've stayed here a lot for work. The beds are the best I've had in a hotel, very comfortable. Rooms are nice although the bathrooms are a bit small and awkward. Good restaurant for breakfast and dinner. Easy quick check in and out.

Thank Juanita M
Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 11 July 2016

Dear Juantia M, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review, I agree the Rydges DreamBeds are amazing. Warm Regards Kym McIntyre Rooms Division Manager Rydges Melbourne

Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Rydges Melbourne on one of their promotional rates for 2 nights. The location is very convenient to Chinatown and to the Theatre district. This hotel appears to be a preferred supplier to flight crew as there was always a number of people...More

Thank beejay_i1177
Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 11 July 2016

Hi beejay_i1177, Thank you for your review, I'm glad you found our location to be so convenient. My apologies regarding the moisturizer / shower gel situation, I imagine your husband would have been most unimpressed... and confused by the lack of lather. We provide Sanctum...More

Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is an old hotel that has been refurbished tastefully. However, some of the old trappings remain. We stayed in an executive room on the 20th floor that had a lovely view over the city, and even part of Port Phillip Bay. However, the room...More

Thank Neville B
Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 11 July 2016

Dear Neville B, Thank you for taking the time to review Rydges Melbourne, it's good to know our staff were helpful and you enjoyed our location and great views. My apologies the heating was too loud, i will ask our Maintenance Dept to check on...More

Reviewed 5 July 2016

We stayed at Rydges Exhibition St for a girly shopping trip. This Rydges hotel is a little dated now but is still a great place to stay. We had a Queen Suite which was very big (but no bath). The staff were helpful when our...More

Thank POINTWENDY
Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 11 July 2016

Thank you WENDYECB, its great to hear your girls weekend was a success and you enjoyed our wonderful location, I hope we can welcome you back again next time, Kind Regards Kym McIntyre Rooms Division Manager Rydges Melbourne

Reviewed 5 July 2016

OMG!!! The best beds!!! THE best sleep I have had in months!!! And THE best shower - the massage option is amazing - felt like I was at a day spa!!!! We were upgraded to a room with a kitchen and although the room wasn't...More

Thank 347moo
Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 11 July 2016

Hi 347moo, We love the Rydges DreamBeds too.... you can buy them if you like! Please accept my sincere apologies you were sent in the wrong direction, I imagine it would have been very inconvenient, and not a great start to your night. Warm Regards,...More

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Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Heated pool
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US$114 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
#80 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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Price range
US$114 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
#80 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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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
7 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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"Close to everything in Melbourne CBD"
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