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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:


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


Lovely hotel

Loved the great room and views. Will definitely be staying here again .

May 06, 2018


Scenic and relaxing

My wife and I left the Rydges Southbank absolutely revived. We loved our stay because of everything Rydges had to offer. From relaxing at the pool side bar to breaky at the cafe (not to mention the great room and ... more

May 01, 2018

Maureen R.

Very Pleasant Stay

I rented two rooms for myself, daughter and grandson. The rooms were very comfortable and we had a nice view from the 11th floor. Great location in Southbank. My grandson enjoyed the big park and swimming lagoon, my daughter and ... more

April 30, 2018

Dianne D.

Awesome Hotel! Incredibly friendly staff.

Myself and my son who is confined to a motorised wheelchair can’t speak highly enough of this hotel. We have stayed here for many years as my son often has medical appointments requiring stays in the city. The staff bend ... more

April 24, 2018

S.e. A. W.

Short Stay with great memory

Our recent stay (22nd April) to celebrate our 40th Anniversary was simply great! Well appointed room with great views of the city and in an ideal location. And although very busy staff in all departments where very polite, friendly and ... more

April 24, 2018

Kimberley N.

Great place to stay

The staff are very happy to assist us with inter-connecting rooms for our family stay. Beautiful spacious rooms and great service. Thanks

April 24, 2018


A nice and relaxing plus convenient place tp stay.

If you require a well appointed room for 2 Adults and 1 Granddaughter (11) you can not go past the Junior Suite. These rooms have been refurbished to a high standard. Being so close to QPAC it is hard to ... more

April 24, 2018



Talk about Luxury! Upon arrival an attendant parks your car and helps with your luggage, which is followed by a very welcoming reception that couldn't be any more helpful! The accommodation can not be faulted and the atmosphere is excellent! ... more

April 24, 2018

Sarah O.

Accommodating, professional and friendly!

We needed a room at very short notice and one was prepared quickly and happily even though they had been fully booked. The room was fresh, clean and very comfortable.

April 24, 2018


Beautifully renovated room

Stayed in a spacious beautifully appointed junior suite for a night. Efficient check in/out. Lovely function room event and bar by the poolside. Recommend stay at Rydges when in Southbank!

April 24, 2018

Paula K.


Great place to stay, I highly recommended this place.

April 18, 2018

Matt D.

One of my best hotel experiences in Australia

This is the second time that I have stayed at the Rydges South Bank hotel. The staff are always friendly and helpful, the pool and pool bar was very relaxing, sufficient gym, spa and sauna area and good food options ... more

April 18, 2018


Good service, Good all round

had to drive past on arrival as no parking, but from then on was all good from the reception, to the room to breakfast all was as good as could be

April 06, 2018

H. C.

Mrs H.

The location, service and facilities were first class. One small thing - our fridge was not on.

March 19, 2018