• View
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe

Offering an outdoor pool and an onsite bar, Rydges Fortitude Valley is ideally positioned in the lively heart of the Brisbane Showgrounds precinct, only a short walk from the Royal International Convention Center. Each room includes a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. You will find a kettle in the room. Each room comes with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hair dryer. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property, as well as a fitness center and business center. The Six Acres Restaurant and the Paddock Bar are both located onsite, the prefect place for a casual meal and evening drink. Car hire is available at this hotel and the area is popular for golfing. RNA Showgrounds is 328 feet from Rydges Fortitude Valley, while Story Bridge is 0.9 mi from the property. The nearest airport is Brisbane Airport, 6.8 mi from Rydges Fortitude Valley.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Rydges Fortitude Valley has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 28, 2015
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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room Type
2 king beds
2 twin beds
1 king bed
2 queen beds
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
Bedroom :
1 king bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Jeanette
    The rooms were fantastic, bed was super comfy and the location was excellent. We were exhibiting at the RNA showgrounds so the location was perfect. The restaurant and bar are exceptional. The decor was modern and relaxing. The staff were lovely...
  • Gabriel
    Papua New GuineaPapua New Guinea
    The gentleman who checked me in was very welcoming, and knowledgeable about the area
  • Michael
    ease of check-in on arrival. wifi easy access. close to venue during the day.
  • Don
    bed pillows were luxurious. Didn't utilise room service, handy location to the retail, train and pub/cafe strip
  • Hazel
    The room was great, parking was convenient and most of the staff were very pleasant. The breakfast was really yummy too! And it's in the ideal location if you're attending events at either the Tivoli or the Brisbane Show Grounds as it is is smack...
  • Malissa
    The property is in great proximity to RNA showgrounds. The property was very welcoming with great helpful staff. Our room was comfortable and clean.
  • John
    Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands
    breakfast was nice.the buffet had a good variety.the workshop was held at the hotel so the location for this particular vjsit was on point.
  • Sandra
    The room was perfect for a one night stay Location was just right for what we were doing
  • Trevor
    Room was clean, very comfortable and the young woman who checked us in (and was also back the next morning) was exceptionally helpful. Perfect room for my family.
  • Kelly
    Beautiful Bathroom and great range in the mini bar!

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, Is there any chance we can have an early check in time?

    Good morning, there is often some flexibility for arrival times, however it depends on availability and as on a first come first served basis. Booking..
    Answered on 22 May 2022
  • Hi does the option “breakfast included” means buffet breakfast? Is the breakfast available on Xmas public holidays as I wanna book for 24-27 Dec 2022

    Hi, Yes it is for our Buffet and runs throughout the year from 06:30am - 1030am.
    Answered on 9 September 2022
  • What length is the pool please? And is it currently open/what are the opening times. Do you have to where a hat?

    Hi, Our pool is 17m in length and is open from 5am to 10pm daily. Sun safety is important so I do recommend wearing a hat or sunscreen if you can :) Thanks!
    Answered on 20 May 2022
  • Are cots available for babies

    Yes. Portable cots are available free of charge. Please ensure your request one prior to arrival to ensure availability.
    Answered on 12 July 2019
  • does the rooms have a spa.

    Good morning, The only one of our rooms that guarantees a bath tub is our Executive King Suite. Some of our Double Family rooms also have bath tubs, ..
    Answered on 11 December 2019
  • can we pay at property?

    Yes You can. Thank you for booking with us.
    Answered on 17 June 2023
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Hotel area info *

2 Restaurants On Site

  • Six Acres Restaurant Breakfast
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free
  • Six Acres Dinner
    • Cuisine
      Steakhouse • Local
    • Open for
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Rydges Fortitude Valley
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Fitness center
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Live music/Performance
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs AUD 30 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Laptop safe
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Fenced pool
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Rydges Fortitude Valley takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 70 per child, per night
Crib upon request
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 70 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Eftpos Diners Club American Express Cash Debit card Rydges Fortitude Valley accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 1.08% charge when you pay with a Visa, Mastercard, Diners Club or American Express credit card.

Group Bookings of 10 Rooms or 10 Room Nights or more will not be accepted without a group contract, terms and payment policy.

Any booking equal to or exceeding this number of rooms will be canceled and deemend invalid.

Please contact the hotel regarding group accommation policies and conditions.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

FAQs about Rydges Fortitude Valley

  • Rydges Fortitude Valley has 2 restaurants:

    • Six Acres Dinner
    • Six Acres Restaurant Breakfast

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Rydges Fortitude Valley include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family
    • Suite

  • Rydges Fortitude Valley offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Fitness
    • Live music/Performance
    • Swimming pool

  • Guests staying at Rydges Fortitude Valley can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free

  • Rydges Fortitude Valley is 1.4 miles from the center of Brisbane. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Rydges Fortitude Valley may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Rydges Fortitude Valley is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.