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A luxury stay in the heart of Tamworth awaits you at Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges. Within steps you'll find Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum and Australian Country Music Hall of Fame within a 10-minute stroll. Highlights at this hotel include in-room free WiFi, free Internet, and Smart TVs.

All 81 soundproofed rooms feature TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy DVD players, espresso makers, and ceiling fans. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and round-the-clock room service. Nice touches to enhance your stay include bathrobes and free toiletries. Safes, hair dryers, and phones are also available.

The fine-dining restaurant, The Workshop Kitchen, serves regional cuisine and is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Coal Bunker Bar is the hotel's own bar. Enjoy the fitness center, spa tub, sauna, and seasonal outdoor swimming pool. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 4.5-star Tamworth hotel include Bicentennial Park and Tamworth Regional Gallery.

Room (Powerhouse King)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$200* Per night/room 26 Jul. - 27 Jul.

Family Room (Powerhouse)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

One Bedroom Kitchen Apartment

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite (Powerhouse King)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Kitchen Apartment

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Powerhouse 2 Bedroom Kitchen Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges ratings based on 387 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 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges

Everyone (165) Couples (110) Family (95)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Jun. 2021

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27 Jun. 2021 by Daine

Thank you so much for your review! We hope to see you again at the Powerhouse Tamworth soon!

5 out of 5
Rooms were lovely. Dinner in the restaurant was beautiful, highly recommended!

Posted by on 21 Jun. 2021

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21 Jun. 2021 by Daine

What a delight to have you stay with us at The Powerhouse Tamworth. Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback about your hotel & restaurant experience & we hope to welcome you back again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 22 May 2021

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2 Jun. 2021 by Daine

Thank you so much for your review! We hope to see you again at the Powerhouse Tamworth soon!

5 out of 5
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Posted by on 9 May 2021

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10 May 2021 by Daine

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review. We hope to see you again soon at the Powerhouse Tamworth

5 out of 5
Warm welcome to an immaculate facility with beautifully appointed room - delightfully comfy bed! Highly recommended.

Posted by on 6 May 2021

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6 May 2021 by Daine

We love your feedback & expressed so well! Thank you for the 5 star recommendation & we can't wait to welcome you back to The Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Apr. 2021

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28 Apr. 2021 by Daine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Powerhouse Tamworth. We're pleased you had an enjoyable visit. Travel safe & we hope to welcome you back again soon.

5 out of 5
A great hotel and can highly recommend staying here. Rooms spacious and well appointed. As good as anything you normally expect of somewhere in the big smoke.

Posted by on 13 Apr. 2021

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14 Apr. 2021 by Daine

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us recently at The Powerhouse Tamworth. We're delighted you enjoyed everything about your experience & were comfortable & relaxed. Travel safe & we hope to see you again soon!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Apr. 2021

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21 Apr. 2021 by Daine

Thank you for the positive rating of your recent visit to The Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges. We are delighted everything was to your satisfaction and we look forward to your next stay.

4 out of 5
Convenient and clean

Posted by on 8 Apr. 2021

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10 Apr. 2021 by Daine

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We looking forward to seeing you next time you're in Tamworth!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Apr. 2021

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16 Apr. 2021 by Daine

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

About the Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges

Location 248 Armidale Road, Tamworth, NSW 2340

Property Features

As a guest of Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges, you'll find a seasonal outdoor pool, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. There are 5 meeting rooms available. The luxury Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges also features barbecue grills, a garden, and a picnic area. Free self parking is available. A complete renovation of Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges was completed in June 2020. This 4.5-star Tamworth hotel is smoke free.

  • 81 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1989
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Tamworth, NSW (TMW) (11.4 km / 7.1 mi)
  • Train station: Tamworth Station (2.3 km / 1.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges offers 81 accommodations with DVD players and minibars. 60-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and espresso makers. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Tamworth hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Smart television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

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

The Workshop Kitchen - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Coal Bunker Bar - Onsite bar. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

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.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

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 or credit 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. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

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 cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Cash or credit card deposit required
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards
  • 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 16.90 and AUD 29.90 for adults, AUD 12.90 and AUD 12.90 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Powerhouse Tamworth By Rydges
  • Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges Hotel
  • Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges Tamworth
  • Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges Hotel Tamworth

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in September and close in June.

National Rating

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

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Frequently asked questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.