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Rydges Geelong

4-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Geelong Performing Arts Center

  • Free WiFi
From
NZ$146

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Cnr Gheringhap & Myers St, Geelong, 3220, VIC, Australia
7.4.Good.
  • Large room and comfortable bed Hotel room incredibly run down and dated especially for…

    Oct 4, 2018

  • Location was central to where we wanted to stay. Room was clean and comfortable. Street…

    May 6, 2021

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Convenient
Walkable
Quiet
Safe
Easy parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Bathtub
  • Non-smoking
  • Gym

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 138 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available

For families

  • Children's pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Television

What’s around

  • Heart of Geelong
  • Geelong Performing Arts Center - 4 min walk
  • Kardinia Park - 7 min walk
  • Westfield Geelong - 10 min walk
  • Deakin University - 13 min walk
  • The Carousel - 16 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Superior Queen Room
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Bay View King Room
  • Bay View Twin room
  • One Bedroom Apartment
  • Family Room

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Heart of Geelong
  • Geelong Performing Arts Center - 4 min walk
  • Kardinia Park - 7 min walk
  • Westfield Geelong - 10 min walk
  • Deakin University - 13 min walk
  • The Carousel - 16 min walk
  • Eastern Beach Swimming Enclosure - 25 min walk
  • Geelong Showground - 36 min walk
  • Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre - 5.5 mi / 8.8 km
  • Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus - 5.8 mi / 9.3 km
  • Adventure Park Geelong - 11.3 mi / 18.1 km

Getting around

  • Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 59 min drive
  • Avalon Airport (AVV) - 19 min drive
  • South Geelong Station - 14 min walk
  • North Shore Station - 7 min drive
  • Marshall Station - 7 min drive
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Cnr Gheringhap & Myers St, Geelong, 3220, VIC, Australia

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 138 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-12:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (AUD 20.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Working away

  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Nautica Pool Bar/Kitchen - This bar specializes in local and international cuisine and serves dinner only. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required.

Nautica Pool Bar/Kitchen - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Small print

Also known as

  • Geelong Mercure Hotel
  • Mercure Geelong
  • Rydges Geelong Hotel
  • Accor Geelong
  • Mercure Geelong Hotel Geelong
  • Rydges Geelong Hotel
  • Rydges Geelong Geelong
  • Rydges Geelong Hotel Geelong

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.08 percent

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Self parking costs AUD 20.00 per night with in/out privileges

Breakfast costs between AUD 15 and AUD 50 for adults, and AUD 1 and AUD 50 for children (approximately)

Policies

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.

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Rydges Geelong does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs AUD 20.00 per night. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 12:30 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
  • Yes, Nautica Pool Bar/Kitchen offers local and international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Khan Curry Hut (4-min walk), Ebony & Ivory (4-min walk), and Restaurant Igni (4-min walk).
  • Have fun with activities like cycling, hiking, and sailing, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa tub and an invigorating swim in the outdoor pool. Rydges Geelong also has a fitness center.
7.4.Good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    In for one night, welcomed and room service was very good.

    Michael, 1 night business trip, Apr 27, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great service

    The check in was simple and quick. We had dinner in the restaurant and the staff and meal were efficient and very friendly.

    Bruce, 1 night trip, Apr 22, 2021

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  • 6.0.Good

    Gone down hill

    Bed was clean and comfortable. Room got hot even with window open. Could not turn panel on wall down lower than 19 degrees. Toilet has urine on the inside of the lid. Towel had stain marks on it. Toothpaste spit marks on mirror.

    Stacey, 1 night trip, Apr 17, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Hotel suited our needs and we had no issues at all.

    MICHAEL, 2 night trip with friends, Apr 16, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Outside spa wasnt working Inside the room the aircon wasnt working blowing out normal air instead off cold . Staff name garry wasnt friendly was on his phone while i was trying to check out he just took the keys off me and thats all .

    Rainal, 1 night family trip, Apr 1, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Staff were very accommodating a d were great witg request's. Front desk staff

    2 night trip, Mar 11, 2021

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  • 2.0.Poor

    When we checked into our room, the window was wide open. We went to shut it, only to find that the window lever was clearly broken and the window couldn't be shut. As the windows were facing out over the massive exhaust fans, it was extremely noisy. We reported the window, however, being a public holiday, there was no maintenance on staff, and nor had they cleaned any other rooms (which I find surprising) so were unable to move us. We requested an immediate refund and moved to another hotel that did have cleaned rooms.

    1 night family trip, Mar 7, 2021

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  • 2.0.Poor

    V disappointed, was informed that house keeping is from 10am -2pm came back to room at 4.00pm , room not done. At 4.30pm we heard a soft knock, then someone just opened the door without permission while my husband was changing his clothes, we asked her to wait. Later, he went and found the house keeper and requested if she wd do the room now, she didn’t reply, gave him her her back and walked off, and when he questioned her further, she answered rudely. When we complained to the manager, all what they did they put a bag of towels at our door!!!! Not happy at all

    2 night family trip, Mar 5, 2021

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  • 6.0.Good

    Aircon issues - otherwise it was good

    Good overall however the Aircon did not work properly. And because of that we didn't sleep well. Same thing happened when we stayed last time and we thought it must be one off. Food in the restaurant was excellent though

    Mohammad, 2 night family trip, Mar 5, 2021

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  • 6.0.Good

    Staff at reception upon check in were limited to one only; he was inundated with guests arriving all at once; it took over 15 mins to check in; not good enough. Carpet in room was stained and dirty looking - rooms need updating.

    3 night romance trip, Mar 4, 2021

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