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Great place to stay

Great location close to transport. The staff are friendly and welcoming. Rooms are spacious and well fitted out. Will stay here again.

October 10, 2018

Sabereen K.

Lovely stay in the city.

Had a lovely stay here on the night of Michael Buble's concert at Allianz Stadium. The staff at reception were very accommodating and helpful. The buffet breakfast was delicious and had a huge selection.

October 09, 2018


Great hotel for families

Fantastic hotel for families- we had a family room. Nice and spacious. Pool area great as they can swim regardless of the weather. Close to central station and short walk into town. Breakfast substantial and lots of variety and Woolworth’s ... more

October 03, 2018


Reasonable hotel with a small number of annoying aspects

Good location, polite and helpful staff, big TV and nice rooms. But my air con was quite noisy, the shower head too low for me (at 1.90m tall). Also one of the lifts was not operating, meaning a 5 minute ... more

September 27, 2018


Good breakfast

Had an off street room, quiet, nice sized room with a lounge, desk, firm bed which I like. Close to central station, not far from Paddy’s market, Capitol theatre, Chinatown. Lovely buffet breakfast with lots of variety.

September 21, 2018

Jane C.

Comfortable and attentive staff

Very comfortable bed, well appointed room and staff very attentive, nothing was too much trouble. Centrally located, undercover secure parking..

September 21, 2018


Love this hotel

Best service , best comfy beds , i just love the front desk service, breakfast was amazing so many choices

September 21, 2018

Toni B.

Generally happy

It was lovely to be able to have my room paid for via business before I arrived. This included meals, but when I checked out they were about to charge me for the meals until someone stepped in and said ... more

September 03, 2018

Kevin, N. Z.

Superb Location, Fantastic Service, Great Stay

I chose Rydges Sydney City from the website primarily for it's proximity to the Central Station and places to Dine as I needed to rely on the public transport system to get around. I arrived at Rydges early and expected ... more

August 22, 2018

Mike A.

Good service

New restaurant for dinner a big improvement, good menu and attentive staff

August 12, 2018

Raymond W.

Overnight stay

As usual excellent service. Clean beautiful accommodation. Friendly staff and very helpful. Always a pleasure to stay. Been staying there since 1994. I would recommend the restaurant for Breakfast and dinner.

August 04, 2018

Yvonne S.


Great service, staff were helpful, attentive and a pleasure to deal with. The accomodation was very nice & met my needs to a T. The pool was fantastic after a long conference day and the food was great. Thank you ... more

August 03, 2018



Awsome room and comfortable bed and pillows!

July 17, 2018

Brenda C.

Very happy with my stay at Rydges Sydney Central Hotel

Ridges Sydney Central Hotel has thought of everything. Staff was helpful and friendly. The set up there was great. They have a restruarant, cafe, indoor pool, spa and gym to be us by all guest. Room Service if you wish. ... more

July 05, 2018

Anna F.

A very friendly, comfortable and memorable stay.

I love Rydges Hotels. The reception staff were friendly, welcoming, very perceptive to people arriving and to those that required assistance. All areas were clean , comfortable and attractive. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay.

June 25, 2018


Every need was catered for perfectly!

Staff extremely helpful and accommodating for our 2 day conference. Each request was fulfilled to our satisfaction, including catering, technology & furniture. Mereana was an excellent host. A great venue to combine accommodation with a conference.

June 18, 2018


Fantastic service

I stayed at this hotel a month prior, with an ankle injury. I was pleasantly surprised when I checked in this time, that the staff had remembered and allocated me a room with with a large bathroom and seat in ... more

June 05, 2018

Heather F.

Very good

Pleasant staff, very helpful and attentive. Room was excellent as it was toward the back and very quiet. Other times the rooms toward the rail line could be very noisy at night.

May 19, 2018