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.

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

Lynne H.


easy check-in, really comfortable beds had a great sleep ( a rarety for me)

May 18, 2018

Liz C.

Great location and service

I have had two very pleasant stays at Surry Hills Rydges for work in the last two weeks. Staff are extremely helpful and responsive, facilities excellent. It's just a couple of minutes walk from Central Station after catching the airport ... more

May 12, 2018


Friendly staff

I always stay at Rydges Central because of its location close to Central Station and the great cafes and restaurants within walking distance. Even though the hotel is in inner city Sydney it's always quiet and a very welcome oasis ... more

May 06, 2018

Margaret R.


Great service,great room,friendly&efficientstaff. Will definitely stay again&would throughly recommend it all my family &a friends.

April 30, 2018


Comfortable, convenient and friendly

Thanks for being helpful.

April 27, 2018

Vicki K.


Great area very convenient for transport to all areas of Sydney and a very comfortable bed, much appreciated. Staff were very pleasant to deal with. Thank you.

April 24, 2018


Great front of house staff

Loads of space in the room and very suitable for our travelling situation with my Aunt. Easy to find and easy to get around by bus, train, taxi and Uber. Also walked to Chinatown and into downtown area.

April 12, 2018