City view
Swimming pool
Washing machine
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
24-hour front desk
Key card access
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms

Stay in the heart of Melbourne Excellent location – show map

Immersed in the city’s culture and lifestyle, Rydges Melbourne is conveniently located in the heart of Melbourne CBD. With the vibrant theatre district, iconic dining, Chinatown, exclusive Collins Street boutiques, major sporting precincts and entertainment at its doorstep.

Refreshingly local in design, the refurbished, modern rooms create a comfortable and serene environment inspired by the Australian landscape, offering three different accommodation types including king rooms, suites and apartments. The new Rydges Melbourne will feature a streamlined check-in, in-room connectivity, interactive fitness studio, outdoor rooftop pool and a new signature restaurant and bar.

The perfect destination for business or pleasure, connections are seamless for the modern-day traveller. With nine brand-new state-of-the-art flexible conference and event venues, spanning 1500sqm across two levels, and a new expansive outdoor terrace overlooking Her Majesty's Theatre and Chinatown.

Hotel Features

•A transformed 4.5 star full service hotel

•370guestking rooms, suites and apartments

•Seamless and connected check-in experience

•Heated outdoor pool on the rooftop

•Interactive fitness studio and outdoor terrace

•Bar, restaurant and outdoor dining

•24 hour in-room dining

•On-site parking available

•Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi

•Nine conference and events spaces, terrace, private dining rooms and

This is our guests' favorite part of Melbourne, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Rydges Melbourne has been welcoming guests since Jun 25, 2009
Hotel chain/brand: Rydges

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Melbourne, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.2

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Can I request I high up floor for this deal?
    These rooms are located on levels 3, 10, 11 & 12. We can take requests for higher levels, however it is subject to availability at time of check-in.
    Answered on 23 August 2019
  • Is airport near
    The airport is around 40 mins Drive, depending on traffic, there is also bus service Starbus or skybus
    Answered on 15 October 2019
  • Hi there, Just wondering if its possible to arrange early check-in? We have a show at 2pm so would like to check in around 12pm. Thanks, Molly
    Hi Molly, We are more than happy to hold your bags in our luggage room when you come in early, but unfortunately, the early check in is subject to ou..
    Answered on 11 February 2020
  • is there a spa bath in the room
    No, there is no spa bath in this room. The room has a shower over bathtub setup.
    Answered on 23 August 2019
  • We should arrive at Rydges between 9 and 10 pm on 24th Dec. Are late check ins ok? Thank you
    Good Morning, The hotel provides 24 hour reception, so we will always have someone to greet you on your arrival. Kind Regards Rydges Melbourne
    Answered on 18 December 2020
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Bar & Grill

    Food: Australian, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of Rydges Melbourne
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Happy hour Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs AUD 50 per day.
  • Parking Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Heated pool
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Fenced pool
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Rydges Melbourne 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.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 200 is required on arrival. That's about 141.85USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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 80 per child, per night
Crib upon request
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 80 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 JCB Diners Club American Express Rydges Melbourne 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 credit card.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), we will no longer be accepting cash payment for accommodations or incidentals.

In accordance with the Public Health Order, hotel teams will be required to confirm the vaccination status of guests. This will be done during the booking process and on check in. The hotel team is required to check vaccination certificates of guests for both vaccination doses or medical exemption forms at the hotel and in the restaurant and bars. For more information, please contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please inform Rydges Melbourne of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

A damage deposit of AUD 200 is required on arrival. That's about 141.85USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Rydges Melbourne

  • Rydges Melbourne is 2,450 feet from the center of Melbourne.

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

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

    • Fitness center
    • Fitness
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Happy hour
    • Swimming pool

  • Rydges Melbourne has 1 restaurant:

    • Bar & Grill

  • Guests staying at Rydges Melbourne can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet

  • Room options at Rydges Melbourne include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family
    • Apartment

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

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