Features & Amenities

Rydges offers guests desirable features and amenities.

Rydges Sydney Central offers luxurious Sydney Central accommodation ideal for business and leisure travellers. We afford travellers modern features and amenities that ensure guests can work conveniently and relax effortlessly during their stays.

FREE WI-FI is available in rooms and within all public areas so that guests can easily connect to answer important emails or to share vacation photos with friends and family back home. We also offer a convenient business centre where guests can work on available computers and print meeting agendas or project proposals.

When off the clock, guests enjoy spending lazy days lounging poolside or a relaxing session in the heated sauna. Those who wish to maintain a regular exercise routine can keep up with workouts in the fitness centre, where they will find that a full set of free weights as well as a stationary bicycle, treadmill and rowing machine are available.

Have a look at the many features and amenities you will enjoy exclusive access to during your stay in our hotel in Surry Hills:

  • 15-meter indoor heated swimming pool
  • Heated spa and sauna
  • RISE Buffet Breakfast
  • Well-equipped fitness centre featuring free weights and cardio machines
  • Surry Hills meeting facilities
  • FREE WI-FI available in rooms and in public areas
  • Business centre with computers and printing equipment
  • Concierge
  • Currency exchange
  • Babysitting available upon request
  • Laundry services for dry cleaning and ironing
  • Coffee and tea making facilities
  • Well-lit, indoor parking –public and private
  • Bus/coach parking area


We also offer the following conveniences for disabled guests:

  • Ramp access
  • Wheelchair access
  • Reduced mobility facilities
  • Accessible bathroom
Aged Care Friendly

Rydges Sydney Central is committed to ensuring everyone’s comfort and enjoyment during your stay with us. Our Aged Care Friendly program ensures that we are equipped and knowledgeable to support you during your stay with us. We believe, that travel and holidays are an important part of the quality of life and enable this for many who would otherwise be deterred from travelling due to the logistical challenges.

For your comfort and enjoyment during your stay we offer a range of quality products and equipment for hire, if you have any specific requirements please let us know as we can usually arrange access to them with 24 hours notice.

Aged Care Friendly is your solution to finding enjoyable, accessible places to visit, stay at, eat at, and enjoy.

For further information or special requests please contact our 24-hour reception on (02) 9289 0000 or email: [email protected]

Hotel Cash Policy

Requirement upon check-in: You will be required to provide full prepayment in addition to a credit card authorisation to guarantee against incidentals incurred during your stay. Should you not be able to provide a credit card upon check in, the total accommodation charge plus a $200 deposit for the incidental charges will be required prior to check in. A valid form of photo identification will also need to be presented. A record and/or copy of this photo identification may be retained to minimise the risk of fraudulent credit card usage and for verification purposes. The person registering at check in must be at least 18 years of age.

Conference & Meetings Facilities

Rydges Sydney Central specialises in conferences, meetings and events! We have 9 versatile meeting spaces that can cater from 2 – 320 guests.

  • Dedicated conference venues with flexible configurations
  • Tailored package solutions
  • Discuss your event needs with our team on +61 2 9289 0077 or email [email protected] 

FREE Wireless Internet in all public areas, restaurant and bar

FREE Wireless Internet in all conference rooms

FREE Wireless Internet in accommodation rooms

Disabled Facilities

Rydges Sydney Central has lift access from the hotel foyer to each level, including our conference & events venue

Rise Buffet Breakfast

Our Surry Hills restaurant is conveniently located on the first floor of Rydges Sydney Central and features innovative menu items prepared with fresh, high-quality ingredients.

Guests can enjoy dining at Albies for “RISE” breakfast 6am -10am Monday through Friday and 6:30am -10:30am Saturday and Sunday. The Surry Hills restaurant helps guests to start the day off right with a wide selection of fresh fruits, cereals, breads, pastries and hot menu items.

Bar Surry Hills & Italian Kitchen

Our Bar Surry Hills has been re-launched with an Italian Kitchen! This Surry Hills Bar surrounds guests in a fun, funky atmosphere with a sleek and modern feel. Travellers can enjoy a drink, or three, paired with great conversation. This Surry Hills bar boasts 12 beers on tap and a full liquor cabinet for cocktail enthusiasts. It also offers an Italian Themed menu with all your favourite Pizza and Pasta selections

Open daily from 11 am until late and from 4 pm Sunday, Bar Surry Hills and Italian Kitchen is the perfect venue for a business lunch, after-work cocktail, romantic nightcap, private party, birthday or special event.

View our menu and our impressive list of draught beers.

No Pets Policy

With the exception of assistant dogs, Rydges Sydney Central does have a strict no pets policy

Other Features and Amenities include:

Business Centre


Laundry Service


Money Exchange

Room Service

Non-smoking rooms

24-Hour Reception

Ensuite Rooms

Minibar in all rooms