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“Fabulous service.” “Great rooms.” “Amazing” breakfast buffet at Bacchus. Rydges South Bank Brisbane has been highly lauded for its attention to detail when it comes to its convenient services and modern amenities.

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Here’s what some of our recent guests had to say:


Excellent staff and great experience

Staff at reception and concierge were efficient and very friendly. I left my laptop in a taxi boot by accident and the staff were onto it calling the cab immediately and it was located in about 15 mins. Would have ... more

November 28, 2016

Julie Mitchell

Great location in Southbank and fresh new decor

Southbank location is great. New décor was really needed and fantastic. Nice bars, café, room, bathrooms seem brand new.

November 24, 2016



Check in was ordinary - trainee on the desk which wasn't a problem - the mentor was a bit too hands-off which resulted in me being overcharged. At Check Out, this overcharge was corrected without me having to ask.

November 24, 2016

Tony Stepney


I would like to congratulate management and staff for their expatise in the way that made our minds up about staying at your motel. We will be back on Tuesday and then again soon after. Tony

November 18, 2016

Kim Curry

Nearly perfect

Friendly staff, refirb to the room was done very well - we did ask for a couple of towels as we didnt need housekeeping which we had to chase a couple of times on the 2nd day but that was ... more

November 18, 2016


Good location and good experience

We were delighted with our stay at Rydges Southbank, it is a central location, clean well laid out bedroom a nice touch with bottled water waiting in our car when we headed off to the airport the morning of our ... more

November 18, 2016

Clem Baldwin

Great rooms and facilities in a great location.

My stay was made easier due to the efficiency and professionalism of staff in all areas of the hotel. My room was well appointed and quiet with everything I needed in a clean environment.

November 14, 2016


Wow! best location and the suite room is to die for, fantastic view and very comfortable.

We recently stayed in a suite room and were very impressed. From the moment we arrived staff were efficient and friendly. All our requests were met and the suite was so comfortable, and the view was fantastic. We will definitely ... more

November 13, 2016


as a hotel should be

rooms have been beautifully renovated and are very comfortable staff are very good only ate at cbd which is very nice my only criticism is the menu hasnt enough choice on it like it used too

November 12, 2016

Peter Binks

Very pleasant and convenient

Room was excellent; location very good. Only dealt with three staff, but they were courteous and efficient

November 12, 2016


very good

front desk staff very helpful. Cleaning staff also polite and helpful

November 12, 2016

Lois Flower

Sorry we were only there one short night.

The only comment that it was so to arrive and find we had been upgraded to a suite. We arrived quite late and had to drop o/s friends to the airport.........we'll be back!

November 12, 2016

Derek Pingel

A very pleasant, friendly world class hotel environment with a difference!

The hotels refurbishment of its rooms and hallways is absolutely exceptional, up-to-date and very comfortable. Certainly well overdue so this is now a top class hotel in every aspect. Hard to fault and if there was one minor problem it ... more

November 12, 2016

Stephen Gooding

Fantastic location to Southbank everything is close by.

November 06, 2016

Dave .

As always, relaxed and friendly staff.

Room good, next to lifts as requested, meal at Bistro was ideal, checkout smooth!

November 06, 2016


Was good I had a relax time

I visited Brisbane for a conference so I chose an accommodation close to the conference venue. Rydges was a great choice.

October 31, 2016

Linda & Blue Ingram

Great night, we can't think of a better way to spend our 25th Wedding Anniversary.

I have recommended Rydges to friends and family for a perfect place to take time out with access to Southbank and the Brisbane City.

October 31, 2016

Leonie Butcher-Brown

Relatively good with a couple of exceptions

Good with the exception of being near the storage cupboard and hearing them at 5.00 - 6.00 in the morning. We also had a noise like the smoke detector beeping but couldnt work out where this was coming from. We ... more

October 26, 2016