Guest Reviews

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Rydges values honest feedback and encourages real reviews – welcome to our Verified Guest Review Finder.  Here you can quickly find out what guests are saying about Rydges Wellington in real, authenticated reviews (good, bad, indifferent) written by our guests and Priority Guest Rewards members. Let other ‘real’ people help plan your next trip!

David P.

Rydges Wellington

I recently stayed at Rydges Wellington for work. What I appreciated was the ease of the checking in process. I was early so I was able to leave my luggage at reception get a coffee then to a meeting and ... more

October 10, 2017



Great hotel, great location, comfy and the staff are really nice. The restaurant is awesome, felt like we were out in town and forgot we were just downstairs! It has a great atmosphere and yummy food. They made me feel ... more

September 26, 2017



Awesome, I give them 90% overall score

September 04, 2017


Happy customer

Enjoyed the central location, the facilities and breakfast. The bed was super comfortable and the view over the Beehive was fantastic We will be back again.

August 21, 2017

Jenny M.


Lovely stay as per usual. Great comfy beds.

August 17, 2017


Really great experience, fantastic service, a must stay

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Rydges, the service was excellent, the facilities extremely clean and fresh. The breakfast was fantastic with the best selection I have ever seen. Can highly recommend this hotel.

August 09, 2017

Jennifer M.

Another great stay at Wellington Rydges

As always comfortable, friendly and welcoming. Still my favourite hotel for family and business trips.

July 28, 2017

Brian B.

Personalised stay

We tried usual online ways of booking and little choice came up. A call to reservations soon fixed that problem. Reservations staff were extremely helpful and ensured that we had a room that suited our needs. Service was great and ... more

July 28, 2017

Roger @. J. W.

Very satisfactory, the location in the city was found ideal !

Unfortunately ,this was only a 1 day visit but we were entirely pleased with the service and restaurant etc. and would definitely use again on future visits to Welling ton !

July 24, 2017

Karl M.

very enjoyable

Staff where great and made u feel well looked after and Important,thanks team,coming back for sure. We all enjoyed breakfast!

July 23, 2017


My preferred wellington hotel

I like coming to the Wellington Rydges as the staff are friendly, helpful and welcoming. If you have to stay in hotels then feeling welcome helps. The other big plus is the restaurant. Rydges is a bit of a walk ... more

July 16, 2017

Edward T.

Mr Edward T.

Enjoyable and convenient hotel to stay at.

June 16, 2017

Paul R.

Ideal hotel for business

Nicely situated for business especially with Govt departments. All the necessary facilities and amenities

June 10, 2017

Al D.

Great venue excellent experience.

Stay at this hotel whenever I am in Wellington and have for many years. The staff are friendly, professional and extremely helpful. Restaurant food is excellent. Highly recommend.

May 08, 2017

Amanda S.

Guest parking--if you decide to do it, do it properly please

Due to weather conditions our flight from Brisbane to Wellington was cancelled and rescheduled a day later which was a big disappointment to our not very long Easter weekend trip. We changed accomodation to Rydges online via one day ... more

April 17, 2017

Eric &. S. H. H.

Awesome stay.

We had a lovely weekend,a fantastic place to stay at.The staff were very friendly and helpful.Yummy breakfast and comfy bed.Look forward to staying again sometime.

April 11, 2017

Annabel C.

Lovely as usual

Friendly & helpful staff, super comfy beds in amazing rooms, great location & the buffet breakfast is delish!

April 10, 2017

Lyn R.

Overnight stay

Thank you to staff for a friendly welcome just for our overnight stay.

April 05, 2017