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Great city location

Close to all public transport. Good room size & comfortable beds. Friendly staff.

September 08, 2017


Good experience

The hotel was great, staff were amazing. They brought us a bottle of wine to celebrate our anniversary. We had an issue with the carpark, however the staff who helped was extremely apologetic and handled it magnificently. Only thing that ... more

August 21, 2017

Janice C.

Affordable central hotel.

Friendly staff, clean room, close to city and trains.

August 17, 2017


Nice stay

We had a lovely view from our room. Unfortunately the bed was so soft one of us had to sleep on the sofa. The shower was a little sad but all in all we had a nice stay. Service was ... more

August 10, 2017

David L.

A fantastic stay with amazing staff

Fantastic experience the staff were beyond helpful it made the stay even more better. The room we had was very clean I would gladly recommend this accommodation to anybody in the future Massive respect to the helpful staff

August 03, 2017

Kathleen N.

Amazing room & staff

We stayed at rydges SC for 5 nights. The staff, food and facilities were amazing.

August 03, 2017

Lisa C.

Need more attention to comfort

We stayed for one night at Rydes in Albion Street, Sydney. The front desk staff were friendly and very inviting to us. Unfortunately the beds were not usual standard. They were very soft, which is unusal in a business hotel. ... more

July 30, 2017

Tyler D.

Just great!

These guys were pretty impressive. I had had a rather hideous stay at another hotel before checking into Rydges, and not only did they let me check in very early and give me a great rate, but they upgraded my ... more

July 10, 2017


consistently good service

I love staying at Rydges be it personal or for work, always seem to get the right person at the front desk who is knowledgeable friendly and personable and the rooms are always consistently comfortable and above expectation. Thank you

June 22, 2017


Awesome staff, great location but air conditioning in all rooms needs urgent repair!

I really like this hotel. Reasonably priced, in a great location and the staff and truly amazing! But the air conditioners in the rooms do not work well at all. Can't control the temp and some rooms you cannot turn ... more

June 10, 2017


Very good

Very good customer service and comfortable environment. Thank you very much

May 25, 2017

Ian G.

A great stay!

What a great place to stay in Sydney. So convenient to public transport, the city, and, everything about the hotel is so clean and fresh! The staff are exceptionally professional, and friendly with it!

May 23, 2017

Ashlee M.

My stay at rydges was lovely

I stay at rydges every year for a conference weekend, the rooms are always immaculate and spacious. The staff are always lovely. The only thing that would make things wonderful would be bigger towels.

May 23, 2017

John M.

Service and Value is spot on for the middle traveller.

At the Rydges Sydney Central in Surry Hills all your required services work smoothly from early booking experiences through to the final checkout and payment completion. Staff are always helpful and courteous, and the location near Central Railway Station makes ... more

May 17, 2017

Lester H.

just like the photos!

I stayed four nights as a single guest. I arrived to my room and it was just as large as the ones featured on the internet (this is often not the case as hotels photograph only their best rooms) The ... more

May 17, 2017


good service as usual

Booking was incorrectly made (by me) and helpful staff arranged alternative booking on the spot, even though it was Easter Saturday night. Thank you Rydges.

April 17, 2017

Elaine L.

Very good

The only complaint on website it shows a rooftop seating but was told it was for conferences a bit disappointed

April 11, 2017

Marshall C.

Great Stay

I asked for some special extras for our anniversary and they organised flowers, wine, chocolate strawberries and even spread some red petals around the room which was unexpected and awesome. This property always go the extra mile and i love ... more

April 11, 2017