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Rydges Geelong

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

  • Free WiFi
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A$135

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Cnr Gheringhap & Myers St, Geelong, 3220, VIC, Australia
7.4.Good.
  • The reception staff was so hostile and aggressive, not welcoming at all. The hotel is run…

    Jul. 2, 2021

  • Great overnight trip. Clean & comfy. Economical.

    Jun. 29, 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 sanitiser

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
  • Fridge
  • 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

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

Location

Cnr Gheringhap & Myers St, Geelong, 3220, VIC, Australia
  • Heart of Geelong
  • Geelong Performing Arts Center - 4 min walk
  • Kardinia Park - 7 min walk

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 - 9.9 mi / 15.9 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

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. Check-in is 4 PM from September 17-October 2, 2021 and December 17, 2021-February 1, 2022.

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

  • Lift
  • 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

  • Fridge

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

  • Mercure Hotel Geelong
  • 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

Rollaway beds are available for AUD 50 per night

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.
  • 6.0.Good

    No complimentary water..quite old hotel

    Romy, 1 night family trip, Jun. 25, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Lovely room and appreciated the upgrade very much. Helpful and friendly staff. Clean and tidy room. Would definitely stay again.

    Pamela K, 1 night trip, Jun. 20, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Clean and comfortable

    Location was central to where we wanted to stay. Room was clean and comfortable. Street noise was not noticeable. Would stay here again.

    Daniel, 2 night trip, May 6, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Good location, smooth check in. Great view from our room.

    1 night family trip, Apr. 30, 2021

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  • 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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  • 8.0.Very good

    Nice views of the Geelong area from the 7th floor. Basic motel furniture. Carpet very tired and needs replacing.

    1 night family trip, Apr. 23, 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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  • 6.0.Good

    For the cost per night and the amenities available was poor. Staff how ever were friendly.

    1 night trip with friends, Apr. 16, 2021

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