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Guest reviews

3.8/5 Good
992 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationUniversity of Melbourne2 min walk
Popular LocationRMIT University9 min walk
Popular LocationQueen Victoria Market12 min walk
AirportMelbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine)18 min drive

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  • Executive King Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Executive Queen Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Spa Suite

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard King Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Queen Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Parkview King Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Melbourne

Located in Melbourne, Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne is in the business district and near a metro station. Melbourne Museum and Princess Theatre are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Melbourne Central. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Melbourne Cricket Ground. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like rock climbing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of Melbourne - 2 min walk
  • RMIT University - 9 min walk
  • Queen Victoria Market - 12 min walk
  • Royal Melbourne Hospital - 12 min walk
  • Carlton Gardens - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Spencer Street Station - 4 min drive
  • Melbourne Central Station - 13 min walk
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Blues Bar and Grill — 1 min walk
  • Flinders Lane - 3 min drive

About this property

Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne

4-star Melbourne hotel in Carlton, walk to University of Melbourne
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a conference centre and self parking. All 107 rooms provide conveniences such as sitting areas and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LCD TVs with cable channels. 24-hour room service, minibars and in-room massages are among the other amenities available to guests.
Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne offers 107 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: AUD 35 per night
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: AUD 19 for adults and AUD 15 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini-fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

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
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • Turkish

Business services

  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Business centre
  • Conference centre (5382 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Terrace

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini fridge
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

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

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 40.0 per day.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 19 for adults and AUD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 35 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40.0 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 may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-out is available
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings

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
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Rydges Swanston Melbourne Hotel Carlton
Rydges Swanston Melbourne Hotel
Rydges Swanston Melbourne Carlton
Rydges Swanston Melbourne
Melbourne Rydges On Swanston
Rydges On Swanston Melbourne Hotel Melbourne
Rydges On Swanston Hotel Melbourne

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne and receive a full refund?
Yes, Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is available for AUD 35 per night.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne located?
Located in Carlton, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of University of Melbourne and RMIT University. Royal Melbourne Hospital and Melbourne Museum are also within 15 minutes. Melbourne Central Station is 13 minutes by foot and Flagstaff Station is 20 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne

3.8
5 - Excellent
277
4 - Good
415
3 - Okay
182
2 - Mediocre
91
1 - Poor
27
3.9
Cleanliness
4.1
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.6
Property condition

3/5

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

      Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

      4/5 Good

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

      Spacious room, good bed. Tram stop adjacent to hotel. Breakfast was a letdown only average if that.

      Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

      5/5 Excellent

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

      Friendly and helpful staff; clean, comfortable room; great restaurant and bar, including breakfast buffet; great location for Uni Melbourne

      Stayed 10 nights in Feb 2020