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Rydges Geelong

Hotel Class
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

3.9 / 5Good
1,740 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Geelong Performing Arts Center
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Geelong Art Gallery
    6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Westfield Geelong
    10 min walk
  • Airport
    Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon)
    19 min drive

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Book online or call:

1800 809 285
  • Family Room

    Room Amenities

    • Bay view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Bay View Twin room

    Room Amenities

    • Bay view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Bay View King Room

    Room Amenities

    • Bay view
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Geelong

Located in Geelong, Rydges Geelong is in the city centre. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Steampacket Gardens and Eastern Beach Swimming Enclosure, while Geelong Performing Arts Center and National Wool Museum are cultural highlights. Adventure Park Geelong and Geelong Botanical Gardens are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Geelong Performing Arts Center - 4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Geelong Art Gallery - 6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Westfield Geelong - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    National Wool Museum - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kardinia Park - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • South Geelong Station - 14 min walk
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 59 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Zenith Brasserie – Bar offering local and international cuisine. Serves lunch daily. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Rydges Geelong

4-star hotel near Deakin University
A restaurant, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a spa tub and self parking. All 138 rooms provide conveniences such as sitting areas and fridges, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, minibars and premium bedding.
Rydges Geelong offers 138 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a bath and shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.
This Geelong hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Renovations and closures

The property will be renovating from 23 August 2019 until 22 November 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business centre
  • Dining venue
  • Front desk
  • Lobby
  • Hot tub
  • Swimming pool
  • One of the dining venues
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimise noise and disturbance.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in available 24 hours
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 50.0 per day.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Payment types at the property

Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 20 and AUD 28 for adults, and AUD 12 and AUD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 18.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.08 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Mercure Hotel Geelong
  • Mercure Geelong
  • Rydges Geelong Hotel

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: AUD 18.00 per night

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: AUD 20-28 for adults and AUD 12-20 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • flat-screen TV
  • premium channels
  • satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area

Nearby activities

Activities

  • Bike hire
  • Ecotours
  • Fitness centre access
  • Golf lessons
  • Golf
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Mountain biking
  • Sailing
  • Skydiving
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Windsurfing

Where to eat

  • Zenith Brasserie – Bar offering local and international cuisine. Serves lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
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4 - Good
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2 - Mediocre
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1 - Poor
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4.0
Cleanliness
4.1
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.6
Property condition

2/5

  • Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

Good location. Hotel pool is being renovated and has not been notified in advance. Overall condition is old and being paid more than we get

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

3/5

    Didnt like the fact that it was being renovated when we arrived (reception, food and beverage areas). We were not advised of this.

    Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

      Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

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