Rydges Geelong Hotel

ex. Mercure Geelong

Cnr Gheringhap & Myers Streets, Geelong, Australia, 3220  show map
 4 stars
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Rydges Geelong Hotel

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

AUD 18 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Rydges Geelong Hotel is an impressive 4-star property set 1050 meters from Waterfront Geelong and 17 km from Jirrahlinga Koala & Wildlife Sanctuary. Featuring contemporary architecture, the hotel is opened since 1973.

Rydges Geelong Hotel is 30 minutes' walk from the center of Geelong. There are restaurants and a stadium in the area.

Rydges Geelong Hotel offers a sweeping view to its guests.

Rydges Geelong Hotel lies within 25 minutes’ drive to Avalon airport.

Rooms

This property has 138 non-smoking guestrooms including king room, superior queen room and twin room that are appointed with climate control, television with satellite channels, a safe, coffee/tea makers and music system. The guestrooms look out on the ocean. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and towels.

Eat & Drink

Every day an extensive breakfast is served in the dining room. The outdoor restaurant provides delicious meals. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, 2 Faces The Restaurant and Kohinoor Tandoori Indian Restaurant are about 500 meters from the property.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Guests can make use of laundry, a doctor on call and shopping service as well as a safe deposit box, an ATM and a lift.

Relax

Meals, babysitting and video games are provided for guests with children. A gym and a fitness center are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at AUD 18 per day.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   138.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course
  • Archery

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Bay view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10.30 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Rydges Geelong Hotel Geelong location
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Hotel Address:

Cnr Gheringhap & Myers Streets, Geelong, Australia, 3220

Get directions
City Center
  • Geelong
    1.3 mi
Airports
  • Avalon (AVV)
    9.9 mi
  • Essendon (MEB)
    42.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    138

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Rooms and availability

Rydges Geelong photos Exterior Hotel information
Twin Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Standard|Bay View Twin AP

Rydges Geelong photos Exterior Hotel information
King Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
Rydges Geelong photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
Rydges Geelong photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Connecting room
  • Accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Superior Double. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Rydges Geelong Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.2 mi

Local attractions

  • Waterworld4.5 mi
    Corner Cox and Melbourne Roads, Melbourne
  • Jirrahlinga Koala & Wildlife Sanctuary10.4 mi
    Taits Road, Barwon Heads
  • Point Impossible Surf Beach9.7 mi
    Fishers Lane (off Blackgate Road), Torquay
  • Surf City Plaza12.3 mi
    Beach Road, Torquay
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    138

Hotel Awards

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Rydges Geelong Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Rydges Geelong

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 20 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
10.0
Location
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    very clean, friendly staff, excellent breakfast and good value

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    It was priced well and convenient for our stay

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    not much, staff are ok not great

    rooms are clean

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    I liked the rooms, very spacious.

    The room service menus are too expensive. Should be able to choose what you want instead of having only two options.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    The bed was nice and big. Esp for the twin room, the extra large single bed was great comfort. bathroom was also clean.

    Tv was a bit old. would be better if provided toothbrush

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    We came for a wedding was happy with the location just a short wlk to the shops and to the reception.was sorry we couldn"t stay longer.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Breakfast in the morning great value. Location is good.

    Room was a bit dusty - I have stayed before and found the same!

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Close to main shopping complex

    Even though there was a restaurant, there was nowhere to prepare your own meals- some people don't like to eat out all the time, as it becomes too expensive

  • Single
    9.2

    They were double booked when I arrived, but relocated and upgraded me into a 'Privilege' room at same rate. Excellent view; nice room.

  • Couple
    8.8

    it was easy to get to and the receptionists were great.

    only that it wasnt made clear enough that you had to pay for the room as soon as you booked. i was made to believe that i was able to pay on the day and when i arrived i almost didnt get the room. i wasnt told about he price of the bond payment either

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Very easy to check in and stay. No problems because the booking was paid for in advance through bookings.com.au.

  • Couple
    6.6

    After staying at the hotel myself and my partner started itching all over. And had bites all over us. This leads us to the conclusion that we were bitten by bed bugs from the bed. This made us feel unclean and very disappointed as we have never experienced that before. Unfortunately it put a damper on the rest of our holiday as we were uncomfortable and had to purchase creams to stop the itch and rash like bits. I am letting you know this as we are very disappointed and I think it should be address by you as I am sure you don't want other complaints like this. Thanks you for your time

  • Family with children
    9.6

    It was close for my graduation

How to reach hotel

hotel Rydges Geelong Hotel Geelong location
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Hotel Address:

Cnr Gheringhap & Myers Streets, Geelong, Australia, 3220

Get directions
City Center
  • Geelong
    1.3 mi
Airports
  • Avalon (AVV)
    9.9 mi
  • Essendon (MEB)
    42.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    138

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGeelongRydges Geelong

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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