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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
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 2,318 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The standard of the room was extremely basic. Was extremely surprised this is rated 4 star. The location is great. So if location is what you need this is good. The front desk persons were great!!. Helpful, polite, friendly. They did their very best to...More

    Thank mia74_11
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    A quick overnight visit but felt nice and comfortable at Rydges Melbourne. Easy access to all main attractions and the popular Bourke Street for shopping. The bed was also amazing! Room was very old and the bathroom tiny but still okay. Thoroughly enjoyed the buffet...More

    Thank Liv_191
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Would not recommend ! Place is filthy every table top carpet everything ! Sweet sickly smell is pumped all round the hotel and dreadful music. Staff however are polite friendly and helpful . Quite a good location for getting to the sports stadiums.

    1  Thank Wimbledon777
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We were given a room upgrade, which was appreciated. I have stayed at this hotel for Business and pleasure many times before. We took the Dinner, bed and breakfast deal, was plenty of food and wine for a couple of seniors. Liked the location for...More

    Thank Gill F
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stayed in this hotel for 3 nights in Jan 2018 Overall the hotel is not bad, a bit dated but nothing to complain about. The breakfast buffet is good. It includes a lot of good items, but this is only good if you have it...More

    Thank killershay
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    Amenities
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    • 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
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$115 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #14 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 363
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    • Chinatown
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    • 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
    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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