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Rydges Newcastle

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the crowne plaza”(146 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Havnt been to Newcastle for some time and stayed here for a work matter. On the ground floor but room was spacious with separate bedroom area and king bed . Location is great with heaps of restaurants nearby and Newcastle beach a 20 min walk...More

Thank Steve H
Response from Fiona O, Public Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 11 April 2018

Hi Steve H, Thank you for the lovely review, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that the accommodation meet all your needs. Cant wait to have you visit us again in your leisure so we can continue to showcase Newcastle...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the now Rydges, Newcastle in a harbourside suite. Whilst the staff remain helpful and attentive some things have seemed to have gone backwards. We took dinner in the restaurant and whilst the room was approx 30% full dinner took over an hour....More

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Response from Fiona O, Director of Sales at Rydges NewcastleResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Marty181, We are saddened to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us and we agree that an hour is not an acceptable wait time to receive your dinner once ordered so for this you have our sincerest apologies. In relation to...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great hotel, good breakfasts, room serviced daily- sometimes they did miss topping up shower gel and tea/coffee. Lovely view over the river. Only point of safety concern was getting in and out of the shower which was in a jaccuzi bath- high step and potential...More

Thank den003
Response from Fiona O, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Den003, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you love our hotel as much as we do! Thank you for the feedback around the spa I will be sure to raise this concern with our engineering team and have a plan...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived for a weekend away from the stresses of work and from the moment we arrived on Friday night the staff were there to greet us with a smile and a can do attitude. Located right on the harbour with easy walking to the...More

Thank Glen W
Response from Fiona O, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Glen W, We are so glad that you enjoyed your experience here with us! We sure are lucky to have such beautiful surroundings and so close as well. We do look forward to welcoming you back next time. Regards, Courtney P

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Like Jo Bright, I too have been coming to this hotel every couple of months for work for at least the past 2.5 years, my last visit being January this year, when it was still owned by Crowne. I have recommended the hotel to family...More

Thank Unhappycamper68
Response from Fiona O, Manager at Rydges NewcastleResponded 29 March 2018

Dear Unhappycamper68, It is certainly disappointing to read your review. Allow me to comment and clarify. On the 3rd of March 2018 the hotel changed operators and is now running under the Rydges Newcastle banner. The vast majority of the staff that were employed by...More

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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
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Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
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Conference Facilities
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US$140 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Newcastle
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newcastle
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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US$140 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Newcastle
#4 Luxury Hotel in Newcastle
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mjgrae
12 July 2017|
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7 January 2016|
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"King city suites are completely misnamed - they are not suites, they are small rooms."
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"All room s appear to be good. Great location."
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"Ask for a corner room they seem to be a bit bigger and have a better view"
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"Rooms with a view - great to watch the workings of Newcastle Harbour"
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