4.1 out of 5

"Very nice hotel, pleasant staff. Close tomall amenities. Breakfast and dinner available at hotel. My stay at the hotel was very nice and I would rec ... " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 30 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in the heart of Surry Hills awaits you at Rydges Sydney Central. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find Capitol Theatre and World Square Shopping Centre. Highlights at this romantic hotel include a restaurant, an indoor swimming pool, and a bar/lounge.

Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 271 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and free newspapers. Fridges and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. Premium linens welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include slippers and designer toiletries. Additionally, in-room massages, safes, and hairdryers are available.

The restaurant, Albies Restaurant, is open for breakfast and dinner. Enjoy the fitness centre and spa tub. 11205 square feet (1041 square metres) of event facilities include conference centres, and other business amenities include a business centre and limo/town car service. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Buffet breakfast is available daily between 6 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Surry Hills hotel, you'll be 0.8 km (0.5 mi) from Chinatown Night Market.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$160 per night

Accessible Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Balcony Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Rydges Sydney Central ratings based on 1,048 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Rydges Sydney Central

Everyone (703) Couples (239) Business (8) Family (91) Other (2)
3 out of 5
Room 631.walkingthru corridor to room - the heat was extremely high coming from window outside. Bar Fridge too noisy. Tissue box almost empty. Bed mattress too soft. Other than that OK.

Posted by on 20 Apr. 2019

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23 Apr. 2019 by Jenny - Hotel Management

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay, I have spoke with the department managers about the fridge and tissues. Glad you enjoyed the rest of your stay. Hope we can welcome you again soon. Kind Regards, Jenny - Hotel Management

5 out of 5
Loved the location. Friendly, helpful staff. Loved the swimming pool / spa facility

Posted by on 12 Apr. 2019

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15 Apr. 2019 by Jenny - Hotel Management

Thank you so much for your amazing review!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 9 Apr. 2019

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10 Apr. 2019 by Matt C

Dear Guest, Thank you for providing feedback from your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Cheers, Matt C

5 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Apr. 2019

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10 Apr. 2019 by Matt C

Dear Guest, Thank you for providing feedback from your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Cheers, Matt Curran

5 out of 5
,ok hotel was clean, but is being reno, and can be noisey at night on a Saturday night

Posted by on 25 Mar. 2019

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26 Mar. 2019 by Matt C

Dear Guest, Thank you for leaving feedback from your stay at our hotel.We hope we can welcome you back again real soon! Kind Regards, Matt Curran- Front Office Manager

5 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Mar. 2019

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10 Apr. 2019 by Matt C

Dear Guest, Thank you for providing feedback from your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Cheers, Matt Curran

4 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Mar. 2019

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10 Apr. 2019 by Matt C

Dear Guest, Thank you for providing feedback from your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Cheers, Matt Curran

5 out of 5
I like the location of the property and comfy bed.

Posted by on 3 Mar. 2019

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3 Mar. 2019 by Rydges Sydney Central

Dear Emily, Thank you for providing feedback from your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, The Rydges Sydney Central Team

5 out of 5
Was ideally located for a few Surry Hills business meetings and a walk into china town

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2019

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27 Feb. 2019 by Rydges Sydney Central

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your stay with us. We are pleased you had an enjoyable visit and hope to welcome you back again in the near future! Kind Regards, The Team at Rydges Sydney Central

4 out of 5
Centrally located. Staff were friendly and helpful. Didn't much like having the disabled unit as find the shower cold and water goes everywhere. But all else V good, clean and nice room :)

Posted by on 24 Feb. 2019

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27 Feb. 2019 by Rydges Sydney Central

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your stay with us. We are pleased you had an enjoyable visit and hope to welcome you back again in the near future! Kind Regards, The Team at Rydges Sydney Central

Property Features

Rydges Sydney Central offers its guests an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness centre. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. Business amenities include a business centre and a limo/town car service. Event space at this hotel measures 11205 square feet (1041 square metres) and includes conference centres. Tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the luxury Rydges Sydney Central. For a fee, parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Surry Hills hotel.

  • 271 guestrooms or units
  • 11 levels
  • 11205 sq ft of conference space
  • 1041 sq. m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Corner/local shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) (9.7 km / 6 mi)
  • Train station: Sydney Central Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Metro station: Central Light Rail Station (0.4 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking and self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Rydges Sydney Central offers 271 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. This Surry Hills hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Albies Restaurant – This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Open select days.

Bar Surry Hills & Kitchen – This restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

Please note: some Superior Room rate plans have special check-in and check-out times. In these cases, the special times are included in the room name. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 55.0 per day.

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 32 for adults and AUD 16 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 44 per night
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 49 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 55.0 per day
  • On-site 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

  • Rydges Sydney Central Hotel Surry Hills
  • Rydges Sydney Central Hotel
  • Rydges Sydney Central Surry Hills
  • Rydges Sydney Central
  • Sebel Surry Hills Sydney
  • Sebel Surry Hills Hotel Sydney
  • The Sebel Surry Hills Hotel Sydney

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.