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A luxury stay in Armidale awaits you at Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges. Within just a 15-minute stroll, you'll find Armidale Tourist Information and Armidale City Bowling Club. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

All 57 soundproofed rooms feature Smart TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, iPod docks, and DVD players. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and round-the-clock room service. Nice touches to enhance your stay include bathrobes and free toiletries. Additionally, TVs, coffee/tea makers, and safes are available.

The restaurant, Azka Restaurant, serves fusion cuisine and is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Azka Wine & Tapas Bar is the motel's own tapas bar, serving drinks along with lunch and dinner. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and a conference center. Each morning full breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also free RV/bus/truck parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 4.5-star Armidale motel include Snowgums Bushland Reserve and Armidale Plaza Shopping Centre.

Superior Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$200* Per night/room 20 Jun. - 21 Jun.

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges ratings based on 349 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges

Everyone (171) Couples (87) Business (2) Family (89)
5 out of 5
Nice up market joint for a country town but the shower screen needed repair

Posted by on 11 Jun. 2021

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12 Jun. 2021 by Monty

Thank you for your feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed a little taste of luxury with your stay! We have passed on your feedback to our maintenance team. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you next time at the Powerhouse Armidale!

3 out of 5
Like: Property was in a good location Dislikes: internet not working, old beds - queen bed mattress worn and you roll into the middle of the bed.

Posted by on 16 May 2021

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17 May 2021 by Monty

Thank you for your honest feedback. We are sorry to hear your stay did not meet the usual high standards we set for ourselves. We have passed your feedback regarding the internet not working onto our IT department. We hope should you visit Armidale again we can ensure you are given an experience that exceeds your expectations!

4 out of 5
Quiet hotel near centre of town. Comfortable beds and good sized shower.

Posted by on 13 Apr. 2021

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14 Apr. 2021 by Monty

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Powerhouse Armidale. We are so pleased you were comfortable & enjoyed our rainfall shower & convenient location. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

4 out of 5
Great clean quiet room,unfortunately upstairs for 3 flights of stairs is hard work for 70year olds.Also food in restaurant too expensive for pensioners.Great location in Armidale,close to city centre shops.

Posted by on 12 Apr. 2021

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12 Apr. 2021 by Monty

We are so glad you were able to enjoy your stay with us at the Powerhouse Armidale! We hope to see you again next time you visit beautiful Armidale!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 9 Apr. 2021

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19 Apr. 2021 by Monty

Thank you so much for your positive feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us at the Powerhouse Armidale!

5 out of 5
Comfortable room. Close to the City centre. Free parking.

Posted by on 7 Apr. 2021

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10 Apr. 2021 by Monty

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon!

5 out of 5
was awesome stay i put my head on the bed and thats all i remember wife wanted to take the bed home

Posted by on 5 Apr. 2021

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6 Apr. 2021 by Monty

What a lovely review! That is exactly what we want our guests to experience - a comfy bed & a great night's sleep. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Powerhouse Armidale on your next visit to the region.

5 out of 5
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay The room was clean, well appointed, quiet and comfortable Inclusions were of high quality and nothing missing. We will happily book in again

Posted by on 29 Jan. 2021

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30 Jan. 2021 by Monty

We would happily welcome you back again! We're delighted you enjoyed your stay & that everything was to your satisfaction. Thank you so much for sharing your positive feedback about The Powerhouse Armidale.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Jan. 2021

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2 Feb. 2021 by Monty

Thank you for choosing to stay at The Powerhouse Armidale. We sincerely appreciate your patronage & positive rating of your recent experience. Travel safe & we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

5 out of 5
Definitely worth a visit. Staff were great and the service very good.

Posted by , from Port Macquarie, NSW on 4 Jan. 2021

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5 Jan. 2021 by Monty

Thank you for the terrific 5 out of 5 rating & review. We're so delighted you chose to stay with us at The Powerhouse Armidale & that you enjoyed our wonderful hospitality team & the attentive service we aim to provide to all our valued guests.

About the Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges

Location 31 Marsh Street, Armidale, NSW 2350

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. There are 2 meeting rooms available. A fitness center, barbecue grills, and concierge services are also featured at the luxury Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges. Self parking is free. This 4.5-star Armidale motel is smoke free.

  • 57 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Armidale, NSW (ARM) (8 km / 5 mi)
  • Train station: Armidale Station (3.1 km / 1.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges offers 57 accommodations with iPod docking stations and computers. 60-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels and DVD players. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include minibars and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • Computer
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Smart television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Azka Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Azka Wine & Tapas Bar - This tapas bar specializes in Spanish cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include a fitness center.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

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.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve sofa beds. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are 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. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 16.9 and AUD 29.9 for adults, AUD 12.90 and AUD 12.90 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Armidale Powerhouse
  • Powerhouse Armidale
  • Powerhouse Armidale By Rydges
  • Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges Motel
  • Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges Armidale
  • Powerhouse Hotel Armidale by Rydges Motel Armidale
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