Guest Reviews

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Rydges Sydney Central encourages guests to provide honest feedback about their stays. Have a look at what people have to say about our hotel in Surry Hills using our Verified Guest Review Finder. Plan your stay with us based on advice from past guests.

Marie-france H.

Three wonderful stays at this hotel...

We stayed three times at this hotel over a period of 6 weeks as we travelled about NSW and Tasmania. Excellent rooms with a great location: 5 minute walk from Central Train Station, 15 minute walk to Botanic Gardens, 5 ... more

November 08, 2017


Relaxing stay

Good hotel with excellent staff. Hotel is located within striking distance of pubs, coffee shops and restaurants it is however a fair distance to shopping centres. In relation to food you don’t have to go far. Just next door is ... more

November 05, 2017


Clean and modern hotel but very expensive for the location!

Clean and modern hotel a long walk from any attractions.

November 01, 2017


Great Stay, Fantastic Room, Friendly Staff

As always, it was a pleasure to stay at Rydges Sydney Central. Our room was amazing and the staff were super friendly and helpful. We look forward to staying again!

September 26, 2017


Great Hitel

Terrific pool, spa and sauna. Very comfortable bed (AH Beard bed), liked the exfoliating soaps, spacious room with decent size full length mirror. Basic, good value for money bar style food, lots of beers on tap in the restaurant next ... more

September 26, 2017

Anne W.

An excellent hotel, close to everything, outstanding staff and service.

Rydges Sydney Central is an ideal hotel to stay at for a visit to the city. Walking distance to Darling Harbour and all it has to offer, close to Central Station for easy access from the airport and and short ... more

September 26, 2017


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