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Rydges on Swanston Melbourne

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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“tram stop”(36 reviews)
“slow lift”(6 reviews)
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All reviewstram stopslow liftconference facilitiesrain showerquiet locationthe room was nicerooms are comfortablebuffet breakfastshort walkgood sizecar parkingeasy accesspleasant staythe heart of the cityshort stayreception staffpublic transport
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I was impressed by the hotel when I walked in the door. The reception staff were very friendly and helpful and gave us free drink coupons, etc. Our room was very nice and cosy and felt like home away from home - air conditioning was...More

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Response from RydgesonSwanston, General Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks for your great review. I will pass on your feedback to the team so we can hopefully improve our signage and breakfast offering moving forward. Kind regards, Stanley Henry General Manager

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Rooms nice, neat and clean, staff friendly and helpful, a cooked breakfast yummy. The breakfast chef is friendly and happy to cooked your request. It's close to Lygon street a 10 min walk and a 20min walk to town.

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Response from RydgesonSwanston, General Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi sandraZ875UB, Thanks for your great review. I'm glad you had such a great experience with us. Look forward to having you back again soon. Kind regards, Stanley Henry General Manager

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Room was clean and like the pictures on website. Staff VERY friendly and attentive! Location is PERFECT! Close to the college and downtown with public transportation outside the front door! Again, Chef James started our day off right every day with is personal attention. There...More

Thank Rob R
Response from RydgesonSwanston, General Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Rob R, Thanks for a great review. I will definitely pass on your thanks to Chef James and his great service. Can't wait to have you back. Kind regards, Stanley Henry General Manager

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Spoke to Andy today from the Rydges on Swanston, he was professional, courteous and gave us an awesome deal! Can not wait to stay and experience Melbourne during peak tennis season. Thanks Andy - 10/10

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Response from RydgesonSwanston, General Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi learnlink, I'm glad Andy could look after you so well. Happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards, Stanley Henry General Manager

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Rydges was good. The location is perfect and not far from the centre of Melbourne and tram stops. The room was great, good size and comfortable. Breakfast is good. The staff is nice and helpful .. but it'd be great if they can smile a...More

Thank Matieu M
Response from RydgesonSwanston, General Manager at Rydges on Swanston MelbourneResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Matieu M, Thanks for your feedback. It's good to see the majority of your stay was great. I will see what I can do to improve my jokes and get the staff smiling more!!! Kind regards, Stanley Henry General Manager

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#47 Business Hotel in Melbourne
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emilylumsden
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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
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Ben H
27 February 2017|
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Hi Ben H Sorry the pool & bar is only open for privately booked events Thanks Grant
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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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"Parking can be tight so choose a smaller car if hiring."
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