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    Rydges Melbourne Hotel

    186 Exhibition St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
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    Reviewed 2 February 2016

    Yet again another great stay at a great hotel, Great service, Great Food, the staff are willing to do what's needed to make your stay everything you want it to be. The restaurant had the most amazing meals and great selection, catering for singles, couples,...More

    Thank dncare .
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear dncare, THANK YOU - for your amazing review of 5 stars! We are so grateful for your lovely comments and we will be sure to pass them on to our team who work hard to ensure our guests are well taken care of throughout...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

    Really loved my stay here. Conference facilities and accommodation were amazing. Room superbly clean and comfortable. Service was great, allowing me to check in early as my room was ready. Close to everything Melbourne has to offer. Will stay again!More

    Thank Jane H
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear Anjaneh, We appreciate your kind review of your stay with us most recently. I'm glad you enjoyed the conferencing facilities which have recently been refreshed. Thank you for commenting on our clean rooms also, our housekeeping team will be most pleased to read this...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

    Melbourne in January cricket tennis. Great good better drinks and a suite at Rydges just perfect My partner and I reckon the best befs in the world ... and we have tried a few. Staff were very helpful they went out of their way to...More

    Thank Womborob
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear Womborob, What a fantastic review of your stay over the cricket and tennis period! Thank you kindly for taking the time to let us know about your positive experience with us at Rydges Melbourne. We look forward to looking after you both during the...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

    The rooms are quite old. The bathroom was extremely small and the bath awkwardly higher than the floor. The bath was also peeling. The bed was very small and the air conditioner in the room (the entire unit in the room) was horribly noisy whilst...More

    Thank Blake H
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear Blake H, Thank you for your feedback on your stay with us at Rydges Melbourne. I am very sorry to hear you experienced these issues with your room during your stay. I can assure you the air conditioner's are being replaced one by one...More

    Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

    Had the best time over all it was a great stay saff were great food was great rooms a little old but beds were confy apart from my self tripping and falling in the pool fully clothed hand bag and all im sure i will...More

    Thank Coleen A
    Response from Amy T, Manager at Rydges Melbourne HotelResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear Coleen, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are so delighted to hear overall your stay was a great one! I'm sorry to hear you took a dive into the pool unexpectedly, but glad to hear you...More

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    About
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
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    • US$119 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #15 Spa Hotel in Melbourne
    • #73 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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    • Number of rooms
    • 363
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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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    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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    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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