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    Rydges Melbourne Hotel

    186 Exhibition Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good41%
    • Average22%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed 22 June 2016

    There's nothing more re-assuring than being welcomed by the courteous staff in the Rydges Hotel car park - after a sometimes frazzling drive from mid state for the past 2 hours. Then as a hotel guest the staff do a fantastic job to provide you...More

    Thank 53bob22
    Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 27 June 2016

    Hi 53bob22, It is always a pleasure to receive such positive comments, thank you so much for taking the time to provide your feedback. I look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Melbourne in the not too distant future, Kind Regards Kym McIntyre Rooms...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2016

    A centrally located hotel. Close to theatres, Greek restaurants, pub and a short walk for shopping. Some floors have been refurbished. Our room had not been. Clean and comfortable. Very small bathroom with nowhere for toiletries. 2 small glass shelves that were full – shampoo,...More

    Thank Nathalie E
    Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 27 June 2016

    Hi Nathalie E, Thank you for taking the time to review Rydges Melbourne, and please accept my apologies you found our bathroom lacking in shelf space.... we may have to investigate what the Schaller Studio as in their bathrooms! I will pass on your positive...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    Room was good, quiet and the bed was very comfortable so a great sleep. Staff friendly, helpful and attentive. Bathroom was on the smallish side (hence the strange fixed small entrance to the shower) but OK for 2 people.

    Thank josS7609KW
    Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 27 June 2016

    Hi josS7609KW, Thank you for providing your feedback, it is much appreciated. Warm Regards Kym McIntyre Rooms Division Manager - Rydges Melbourne

    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    We cannot praise the staff enough. Room was excellent, staff ultra helpful and friendly, and the food in the restaurant was amazing. I don't mind saying that I really pigged out on the a la carte breakfast. I have traveled extensively for the past 42...More

    Thank adelcomp
    Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 27 June 2016

    Hi adelcomp, Thank you so much for the lovely feedback, I don't mind saying we love to hear it! Our breakfast is very popular so you are not alone there. I look forward to welcoming you back to Rydges Melbourne Warm Regards Kym McIntyre Rooms...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    Had a fantastic night at Rydges Melbourne. This is an old hotel, that probably needs some reno work, but my stay in a very large suite, (Lounge room, dining room, dressing room, bedroom and bathroom, was great. The master bed has a massive spa bath...More

    Thank juliemaree226
    Response from Kym M, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 27 June 2016

    Hi juliemaree226, Glad to hear you had a fabulous stay in Melbourne and enjoyed the extra space in our suites. We appreciate you taking the time to provide your feedback, Warm Regards Kym McIntyre Rooms Division Manager - Rydges Melbourne

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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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    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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    Response from Amy T | Property representative |
    Hi flick7320, Great to hear you are coming down to stay and to see the amazing Matilda the musical! Yes, we accept cash payment on arrival, you simply need to pay the acommodation upfront plus a bond of $100 per night also... More
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    "We would have been happy to stay in any room as they were all convenient to everything."
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