4.7 out of 5

"Only been open a few months with earthworks being carried out nearby with resulting dust. Minor things like door to balcony being difficult to lock, ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 23 Jul 2018

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Hotel Description

At Rydges Pit Lane Hotel, you'll be 3.5 km (2.1 mi) from Bend Motorsport Park and 8.1 km (5 mi) from Tailem Bend Golf Club. Highlights at this hotel include in-room free WiFi, free high-speed Internet and LCD TVs.

You can enjoy cable TV, coffee/tea makers and fans, featured in all 100 rooms. Pillowtop beds and premium bedding welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include designer toiletries. Minibars, safes and hairdryers are also available.

The restaurant, FUEL Restaurant, serves local and international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Apex Bar is the hotel's own lobby lounge, serving drinks along with lunch and light fare. A conference centre and a business centre are among the business amenities offered. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour fitness centre and a coffee shop/café. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 7 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 3.5-star Tailem Bend hotel include Rogers Park and Old Tailem Town.

Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$82 per night

Room, 1 King Bed (Track)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite (Track)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Single Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 2 Single Beds (Track)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Rydges Pit Lane Hotel ratings based on 16 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Rydges Pit Lane Hotel

Everyone (8) Couples (4) Family (3)
4 out of 5
Great meal in the restaurant and good service. Fantastic shower and very soft bed

Posted by on 13 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

14 Jun. 2019 by Samantha Farrington - General Manager

Hi Thankyou for your feedback, im so pleased to read your review and look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

5 out of 5
Easy access and plenty of parking and area Friendly staff and very tidy

Posted by on 4 Jun. 2019

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6 Jun. 2019 by Samantha Farrington -General Manager

Thankyou for your review! We hope to welcome you again soon.

4 out of 5
Bathroom well designed however lacks storage for spare toilet paper, no toilet cleaning brush, no place for soap in shower (other than on fold down seat). ie Good design but functionally defective.

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2019

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6 Jun. 2019 by Samantha Farrington -General Manager

Hi, Thankyou for your review. It sounds as though you booked one of our accessible rooms. To ensure we can accommodate certain guests needs these rooms dont have a large vanity. I do hope that this didnt impact too heavily on your stay and I look forward to welcoming you again soon.

4 out of 5
Comfortable Room and Amenities, Restaurant was not open which was annoying considering the location 5 km from Tailem Bend

Posted by on 29 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 May 2019 by Samantha Farrington - General Manager

Hi Mike Thankyou for your review, im sorry the restaurant was not open during your visit. I do hope to welcome you again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 23 May 2019

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30 May 2019 by Samantha Farrington - General Manager

Thanks for your rating!

5 out of 5
Perfect for our requirements, Restaurant dinner excellent

Posted by on 20 May 2019

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30 May 2019 by Samantha Farrington - General Manager

Hi, Thankyou very much for your review. I hope we get to welcome you again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 May 2019

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18 May 2019 by Samantha Farrington -Hotel General Manager

Hi, Thankyou for your rating, we hope to welcome you back again soon.

5 out of 5
great place but restaurant not open every night will be back and tell everyone to stay here

Posted by on 30 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

6 May 2019 by Samantha Farrington - Hotel General Manager

Hi, Thankyou for your review. It appears when you stayed our restaurant was indeed closed. Typically it is open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch & dinner. Look forward to welcoming you back soon.

5 out of 5
Love the racing theme,the venue caters for a variety of guests. Conferences , stopovers and a passion to be around unique cars on a real racing track.

Posted by on 6 Apr. 2019

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8 Apr. 2019 by Samantha Farrington - Hotel General Manager

Hi, Thankyou for your review! We certainly have a very unique venue and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

5 out of 5
It was extremely unique being on the race track and a very nice dining experience.

Posted by on 12 Mar. 2019

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20 Mar. 2019 by Samantha Farrington - Hotel General Manager

Hi Thankyou very much for your review! It certainly is a unique experience overlooking our international race circuit. Look forward to welcoming you back soon,

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 25 June 2019 until 26 June 2019 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a business centre on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. A 24-hour fitness centre, a rooftop terrace, and gift shops/news stands are also featured at the business-friendly Rydges Pit Lane Hotel. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Tailem Bend hotel is smoke free.

  • 100 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2018
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Adelaide, SA (ADL) (111.3 km / 69.2 mi)
  • Train station: Tailem Bend Station (8.2 km / 5.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Rydges Pit Lane Hotel offers 100 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 49-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This Tailem Bend hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

FUEL Restaurant – Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specialises in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Apex Bar – This lobby lounge serves lunch and light fare. Open daily.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

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 19 and AUD 28 for adults, and AUD 12 and AUD 12 for children (approximately)
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.08 percent

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

Hotel Names

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.