Allow us to host your next successful event in our elegant function rooms near Sydney.

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. 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 220 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, relax and dine in the welcoming Bar Surry Hills & Italian Kitchen or 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.

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 dedicated team on [email protected].


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Our Venues

Room/space Area Ceiling height Square metres Banquet capacity Banquet with dancefloor Cocktail cap. Classroom cap. Boardroom cap. Theatre cap. U-shape cap.
Oxford I & II N/A 2.4m 275m2 190 168 320 150 69 270 70
The Surry N/A 2.8m 140m2 138 120 230 95 72 200 72
Boardroom N/A 3.6m 27m2 10 N/A N/A N/A 10 N/A N/A
Bourke Room N/A 3.6m 35m2 20 N/A 30 10 14 24 N/A
Albion Room N/A 2.4m 105m2 50 40 100 36 20 50 24
Crown Room N/A 3.6m 170m2 80 72 175 72 40 100 40
Riley Room N/A 3.6m 90m2 60 40 90 45 20 70 20
Taylor Room N/A 3.6m 72m2 50 30 90 36 20 50 20
Oxford I Room N/A 2.4m 143m2 90 80 160 70 36 140 36
Oxford II Room N/A 2.4m 110m2 70 60 140 60 30 120 30

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