Venues & Events

Rydges Sydney Central meetings and events venue is the ideal function space for business meetings, social events and weddings and was a Metropolitan Conference Hotel of the year finalist – TAA NSW Awards for Excellence 2016 & 2017. Our professional team is available to assist with arranging your meetings and events to the final detail in our stylish function rooms near Sydney. Located across from Central Railway Station, Rydges Sydney Central is on the doorstep of Surry Hills with its lively restaurant and bar culture and offers easy access to a range of Sydney attractions, including Haymarket and Chinatown, The Queen Victoria Building and Westfield Sydney, The Rocks and Circular Quay or the Moore Park entertainment precinct with the Sydney Cricket Ground and Allianz Stadium.

Rydges Sydney Central offers nine flexible function rooms near Sydney capable of catering for small groups of 10 as well as grand affairs of up to 320 guests. All function rooms offer a flexible layout, tailored to suit your needs, audio visual equipment, and FREE WI-FI throughout the venue to keep you and your delegates connected.

Our exclusive rooftop function venue, The Surry, boasts a prime location on Level 11 with district views, two open air terraces, floor to ceiling windows and a private bar. The Surry is the perfect venue for seminars, cocktail parties or elegant gala dinners.

With a team of dedicated and professional event planners we can assist in organising every detail – from catering menus to decorations – to fit all needs and budgets.  We have an intimate knowledge of the local area and are experts in making your event a memorable occasion.

Rydges Sydney Central provides overnight accommodation in modern spacious rooms with dedicated work desks, separate lounge area, and FREE WI-FI. After the work is done, take advantage of our 15-meter indoor pool, heated spa and sauna. Connections are easy with a 2 minute walk to Central Railway and Bus terminal, onsite parking, large porte cochère and bus/coach parking. Rydges Sydney Central was recently nominated as a finalist for Sydney Superior Hotel of the Year in the TAA NSW Awards for Excellence 2016 & 2017.

Here are a few of the amenities you and your attendees will enjoy when you book our function rooms:

  • Flexible space with various options for setup
  • Event catering available
  • Spacious breakout areas
  • Onsite business centre
  • Theming and entertainment available upon request
  • Pre and post conference activities
  • Personalised menus
  • Pads, pens, mints and iced water on tables
  • Natural light
  • FREE WI-FI access
  • Additional audio and visual equipment and presentation aids available upon request

To book your Sydney meeting or event at Rydges Sydney Central please contact our Tegan Watts our dedicated Conference & Event Manager on 02 9289 0066 or [email protected].

Our Venues

Oxford I & II

Oxford I & II is located on level 1 of…

Area:253 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:320

The Surry Rooftop

The Surry Rooftop; With it’s floor to ceiling windows and…

Area:140 m2
Ceiling Height:2.8 m
Max Capacity:230


The Sydney Boardroom at Rydges Sydney Central is a great…

Area:27 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:20


Bourke room is located on the ground floor of the…

Area:35 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:30


The Albion room is located on level 2 of the…

Area:105 m2
Ceiling Height:2.4 m
Max Capacity:100


The Crown room is located on level 1 of the…

Area:170 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:175


Riley room is located on the ground floor of the hotel,…

Area:90 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:90


Taylor room is located on level 1 of the hotel….

Area:72 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:90

Oxford I

Oxford I is located on level 1 of the hotel….

Area:143 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:160

Oxford II

Oxford II is located on level 1 of the hotel….

Area:110 m2
Ceiling Height:3.6 m
Max Capacity:140

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