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    Rydges Melbourne Hotel

    186 Exhibition St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

    This is the sort of hotel that you'd flock to if coming to Melbourne for a short stay, catch a show, have a great meal etc. location wise it's fabulous, central, easy access in and out, plenty in short walking distance. BUT. . . ....More

    Thank perthtravellor
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear Perthtravellor, We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with feedback on your recent stay. Rydges Melbourne is definitely great for it's location being in the heart of the city and close to theatre is a bonus. I'm very sorry to hear you...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2016

    We spent the night here after attending a function in the hotel. The hotel is in a prime location in the heart of the theatre district and is an excellent choice if attending a show. It is walking distance to the central shopping precinct and...More

    Thank waitee
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear Waitee, Thank you kindly for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I hope your function went well! Glad to hear you were comfortable in your room and were able to enjoy a beautiful Rydges Rise Buffet Breakfast. We are delighted you feel...More

    Reviewed 1 April 2016

    This hotel was a nice and affordable Melbourne City hotel, it pretty much sit's on China Town and is walking distance to a lot of CBD attractions and functions. The rooms were nice and clean for the price point and the reception desk staff were...More

    Thank Adrian L
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear Adroso360, We are very grateful for your feedback of your recent stay with us at Rydges Melbourne. I am so pleased to hear you felt our rooms were nice and clean and our front office team were welcoming. Locanda certainly offers some beautiful options...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2016

    Stayed here to be close to transport around town and walking distance of cod business area. Comfortable bed. Clean functional bathroom. Good Aircon. Free wifi. Would stay again. Better than Zoaks where innormally stay because FREE WIFI.

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    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear merlintrust, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Glad our hotel suits your business needs being centrally located and offering FREE Wi-fi! Look forward to welcoming you back again very soon! Warmest Regards, Amy Trengove Rooms Division Manager

    Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

    Nice hotel. Got a good deal on the room. Roof top swimming pool is warm and very quiet great for a relaxing swim. Nice food from the restaurant and good breakfast. The guys in the car park under the hotel were also very friendly and...More

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    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear J4118UQjohnj, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us. Glad to hear you got a great deal to stay with us and were able to enjoy a lovely swim in our rooftop pool! I will pass on your lovely feedback about...More

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    • US$30 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Ian C
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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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