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Rydges on Swanston Melbourne

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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“blues bar”(13 reviews)
“tram stop”(36 reviews)
“slow lift”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewsblues bartram stopslow liftgreat locationrain showersized roomrooftop poolquiet locationthe room was nicerooms are comfortablebuffet breakfastgood sizeeasy accessmini barcar parkingpleasant stayshort walk
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came here for a party on the roof top pool deck. It was s very good spot for a party. However we were concerned when the fire alarm was going on off for close to 5 minutes before we were asked to make our...More

Thank Clare T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rydges on Swanston was situated conveniently for us being near Lygon St., Melbourne University and RMIT. It is also easy to come into from the airport and to exit to return to the airport. Although we were upgraded to a renovated room, the carpet was...More

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The elevator was constantly broken, forcing us to walk up and down stairs with our bags. Parking was not available for most of the day and we had to pay much more for local parking, which wasn't readily available. Rooms are very average, noisy with...More

Thank Travelot_APAC
Reviewed 6 days ago

$500+ for one night. We booked the romance package for our anniversary. Details of stay below. * Parking: Didn't get told where it was, or how to get in. Had to park on the street and then go into hotel and then go back and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was a weird mix of old and stale with some super modern amenities. I received a free upgrade to a "Park View" room on level 1, but the view I had was of a car park... The alarm clock went off at midnight...More

Thank Amanda L
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Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$97 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#47 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#79 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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US$97 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#47 Business Hotel in Melbourne
#79 Luxury Hotel in Melbourne
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emilylumsden
30 November 2017|
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Response from Bemmaw | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think that the rooms are going to be big enough for 20 people but the restaurant/bar area is
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Ben H
26 February 2017|
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Response from Grant F | Property representative |
Hi Ben H Sorry the pool & bar is only open for privately booked events Thanks Grant
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Deirdre S
18 January 2017|
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Response from RydgesonSwanston | Property representative |
Hi Deirdre S, Thank you for interesting in booking with Rydges on Swanston, we do offer complementary wifi through out the hotel to our guest for convenience. unfortunately we don't offer free cable TV in room. if you would... More
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"Lifts are always broken down and parking isn't reliable either"
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"The cheaper the better. Don't waste a lot of money on this place."
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"Park view room look out over Lincoln Square and the city"
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"Esternal building rooms rather than internal courtyard are the go."
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