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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:

George G.

Room Allocation was inadequate

Service was good, concierge was very good. I normally do not complain about minor details, however on this occasion, I have a gripe for a number of reasons. Firstly the room allocated to me on the first floor beside the ... more

September 10, 2018

Greg R.

Great room and awesome staff.

I actually have nothing else to say. My stay in the hotel was great!

September 10, 2018

Jeanine D.

Just perfect

Unfortunately, only stayed one night but would have loved to have stayed longer. Great service, very spacious room (received an upgrade to a junior suite) with an amazing view of Brisbane. The room had all the amenities you could want ... more

August 25, 2018

Robert H.

My wife and I stay at Rydges at south brisbane on a regular basis as she has medical appointments on the terrace in Brisbane we have found Rydges very handy, close to railway, and we get looked after very well

August 16, 2018

Margaret R.

Amazing hotel very friendly staff exceptional service by all team members Highly recommend the hotel to everyone! Will definitely be coming back.

August 10, 2018

Tony M.

Fantastic Hotel, staff & facilities- will be going back.

Great rooms, lovely decor and the staff are very friendly & helpful. The bar & bistro serves a good range of food, great spot for casual meetings. Location location as they say - can’t be beaten. Will be returning.

August 05, 2018

Wendy S.

Convenient location, great transport links and a friendly place to stay.

The staff were welcoming, friendly and helpful. Great location when arriving by airport link train- just remember that it’s better to get off at South Brisbane and not South Bank. Close to a huge variety of eateries, South Bank parklands ... more

August 04, 2018

Houda E. B.


I want to thank the receptionist for being able to find me a room for me way before my check-in time. I was tired and needed to get ready for the conference that we had with Sanofi in your hotel. ... more

August 04, 2018

Julie F.

Surprisingly Special!

3 friends of 45 years revisiting their teenage times by attending "Beautiful. The Carol King Story". Rydges South Bank made it memorable with a fabulous room, exceptional service and the perfect location for QPAC. Pre theatre Champagne in Soleil, the ... more

August 04, 2018

Joe R.

All berg except for the quality of the food at breakfast. It was pathetic.

July 05, 2018


Fantastic place the stay

One of the best and most comfortable hotels I’ve stayed in. The staff are great and the Junior Suite we stayed in was roomy and had a fantastic veiw of Brisbane river and the city. The beds are also super ... more

July 05, 2018

John E.


This is my first stay at Ridges, and possibly the nicest hotel I've ever stayed at. Not only is the accommodation first class, the staff and management were delightful.

June 18, 2018


Great stay!

Fantastic comfortable rooms, great service. Totally recommend a stay.

June 13, 2018


Always a treat!

I stay here whenever I'm in Brisbane, and it never disappoints. Great for business and leisure, due to proximity to CBD and Southbank. Front of house staff are professional, helpful and swift with car parking and check-in. Rooms are modern ... more

June 06, 2018


Great Location, Modern and Comfortable

In the heart of South Brisbane, next to all theatres beach a couple of minutes walk. Plenty of food options within walking distance. Rooms very comfortable and modern with comfy beds. public transport to take you into Brisbane by ... more

May 21, 2018

Colin F.

Favorite Brisbane Hotel

Rydges Southbank is my favorite hotel in Brisbane. I stay there regularly and it is like a second home. The front office staff are most welcoming and the welcome note from the General Manager is very much appreciated. I look ... more

May 19, 2018


Comfortable and Convenient

Travelled to Brisbane for conference at Brisbane Exhibition Centre and the Rydges Hotel was ideally located next door. Easy check in, comfortable room and good breakfast selection provided for enjoyable stay. Good selection of places to eat and drink in ... more

May 12, 2018

Boris M.

Brilliant location & service

Travelled to Brisbane for a concert at the Exhibition Centre and stayed here for 2 nights in a river view room. Fantastic location for restaurants and sightseeing. Had breakfast in the hotel cafe downstairs both days and thought it was ... more

May 06, 2018