Get an overview of this hotel4.5-star family-friendly hotel near University of Melbourne

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

This family-friendly Carlton hotel is located in the entertainment district, within a 15-minute walk of Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne, and RMIT University. Queen Victoria Market and Melbourne Central are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a conference center, and self parking.

Room Amenities

All 107 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and refrigerators, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, minibars, and coffee makers.

Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4.5-star property offers access to a business center.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 5382 square feet (500 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Rydges on Swanston - Melbourne is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 107 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 500 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5382 
  • Conference center 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Blues Bar and Grill - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Modern European 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. Happy hour is offered.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 40.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 30 for adults and AUD 11 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 20 per person
  • Self parking fee: AUD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 50.00
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40.0 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the 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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