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4.2 out of 5

"The Diplomat has an old world charm and the room was spacious and very clean. We liked the peace and quiet of the location and the very comfortable b ... " More

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Hotel Description

At Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Manuka Oval and Lake Burley Griffin. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 67 individually decorated rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and free newspapers. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries, while pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest. Pillow menus, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

The restaurant, The Eatery, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Enjoy the fitness center and seasonal outdoor swimming pool. 1600 square feet (149 square meters) of event facilities include a conference center, and other business amenities include a business center. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Full breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of free extended parking.

With a stay at this 4-star Manuka hotel, you'll be 3.3 km (2 mi) from Parliament House and 3.4 km (2.1 mi) from National Gallery of Australia.

Standard Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$138* Per night/room 2 Jun. - 3 Jun.

King Spa Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Deluxe King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Business Suite (with Boardroom)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra ratings based on 459 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra

Everyone (303) Couples (81) Business (3) Family (67)
5 out of 5
The Diplomat has an old world charm and the room was spacious and very clean. We liked the peace and quiet of the location and the very comfortable bed.

Posted by , from Yass, NSW on 29 Mar. 2020

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1 Apr. 2020 by paul Griffith - Guest Service Manager

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback It is always nice to receive positive feedback and I will share your feedback with my team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future

5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Feb. 2020

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1 Apr. 2020 by Paul Griffith - Guest Service Manager

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2020

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1 Apr. 2020 by Paul Griffith - Guest Service Manager

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

3 out of 5
Beautiful room, very noisy early morning with my room overlooking restaurant, first nights food very bad.

Posted by on 21 Feb. 2020

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1 Apr. 2020 by Paul Griffith - Guest Service Manager

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback. I have shared your feedback with our head chef to look into

5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Feb. 2020

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1 Apr. 2020 by Paul Griffith - Guest Service Manager

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

4 out of 5
Its all good & good friendly accomodating staff. The rate is acceptable.

Posted by on 6 Feb. 2020

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1 Apr. 2020 by Paul Griffith - Guest Service Mnager

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

5 out of 5
Very welcoming and friendly reception, with a homely feel

Posted by on 24 Jan. 2020

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4 Mar. 2020 by Paul Griffith - Guest Service Manager

Thank you comments regarding your stay at the Diplomat Hotel. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. We hope your next visit will be as enjoyable as this one

5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Nov. 2019

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1 Dec. 2019 by Gerry Kerr

Thanks for you feedback and we look forward to welcoming you another time.

5 out of 5
Very well located for visiting tourist attractions

Posted by on 27 Nov. 2019

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27 Nov. 2019 by Juana Munoz

Hi There, Thank you very much for your feedback. We look forward to welcome you back soon. All the best, Juana Munoz Operations Manager

5 out of 5
Great Location, large rooms, quiet, good breakfast

Posted by on 21 Nov. 2019

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22 Nov. 2019 by Juana Munoz

Hi There, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your stay at Diplomat Hotel. We hope to welcome back soon. All the best, Juana Munoz Operations Manager

About the Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra

Location 2 Hely St. cnr. Canberra Ave., Griffith, ACT 2603

Property Features

Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra offers its guests a fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. Event space at this hotel measures 1600 square feet (149 square meters) and includes a conference center. A library, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A complete renovation of Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra was completed in October 2018. This 4-star Griffith hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 67 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 1600 sq ft of conference space
  • 149 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1985
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Canberra, ACT (CBR-Canberra Intl.) (10.9 km / 6.8 mi)
  • Train station: Kingston Canberra Station (0.4 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking

Room Amenities

Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra offers 67 accommodations with minibars and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

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

The Eatery - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Open 24 hours.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 11:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 25.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 25.0 per night.

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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 25 for adults and AUD 12 for children (approximately)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 25.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 25.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.2 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Canberra Diplomat Hotel
  • Diplomat Canberra
  • Diplomat Hotel Canberra
  • Hotel Diplomat Canberra
  • Diplomat Hotel Canberra
  • Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra Hotel
  • Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra Griffith
  • Ramada by Wyndham Diplomat Canberra Hotel Griffith

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in October and close in March.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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