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Rydges Darwin Central

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Exterior
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains

Overview of Rydges Darwin Central

Rydges Darwin Central

4.0 star property
4-star hotel in Darwin City Centre with outdoor pool and restaurant

8.4/10 Very good

996 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is AU$145
Price available on 8/3/2023
Map
21 Knuckey Street, Darwin, NT, 0800

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Darwin City Centre

Getting around

  • Darwin International Airport (DRW) - 21 min drive
  • East Arm Darwin Station - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Pearl - 2 min walk
  • Four Birds - 2 min walk
  • Monsoons - 2 min walk
  • Oishi-Ya - 3 min walk
  • Wisdom Bar and Cafe - 3 min walk

About this property

Rydges Darwin Central

Enjoy your visit to Darwin with a stay at Rydges Darwin Central. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool or grab a bite to eat at Salvatores Cafe, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The helpful staff and central location get good marks from fellow travellers.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 132 rooms
  • Arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until midnight
  • Express check-out available
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and an access code; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

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

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 2 per room, up to 44 lb per pet)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Restrictions apply*
  • Pets must be supervised

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Secured covered on-site self-parking (AUD 25 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children's menu

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • An outdoor pool

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Portable shower seat
  • Lever door handles
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Step-free path to entrance

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Digital TV channels
  • Films for purchase

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Free cot/infant bed

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Desk chair

Food and drink

  • Mini fridge

More

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • Mobile key entry

Special features

Dining

Salvatores Cafe – This café serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: AUD 350 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately AUD 35.00 for adults and AUD 17.00 for children
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.25 per cent

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pet deposit: AUD 100 per stay
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of AUD 25 per pet, per day

Parking

  • Covered self-parking costs AUD 25 per night with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

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; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available through room service.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global).

Policies

<p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.</p> <p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.</p> <p> This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly). </p><p>Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.</p> <p>The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.</p><p>This property accepts major credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

Darwin Central Hotel
Hotel Darwin Central
Darwin Central
Rydges Darwin Central Hotel
Rydges Darwin Central Hotel
Rydges Darwin Central Darwin
Rydges Darwin Central Hotel Darwin

Frequently asked questions

Does Rydges Darwin Central offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Rydges Darwin Central does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Rydges Darwin Central?
As of 5 Feb 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Rydges Darwin Central on 6 Feb 2023 start from AU$134, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Rydges Darwin Central?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Rydges Darwin Central?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Rydges Darwin Central?
Yes, dogs are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room and maximum weight of 44 lb per pet. There's a charge of AUD 25 per pet, per day, and there's also a deposit of AUD 100 per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Rydges Darwin Central?
Yes. Self-parking costs AUD 25 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Rydges Darwin Central?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. There's a charge for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 10:30 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-out and contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Rydges Darwin Central?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but SKYCITY Casino (4-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Rydges Darwin Central and nearby?
Rydges Darwin Central has an outdoor pool.
Are there restaurants at or near Rydges Darwin Central?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Salvatores Cafe. Nearby restaurants include Kurt's Cakes (3-min walk), Sari Rasa (3-min walk) and Redsalt Bar and Grill (3-min walk).
What's the area around Rydges Darwin Central like?
Rydges Darwin Central is in Darwin City Centre, a short 1-minute walk from Smith Street Mall and 2 minutes' walk from The Esplanade. The local area is considered central, as well as being good for shopping.

Reviews

8.4

Very good

8.8/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

7.5/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

6.9/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Darren, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Value for money was ordinary
Scott, 3-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Big room, really clean. Friendly helpful staff. Centrally located.
Colin, 2-night business trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Bottle of wine was in room, but wine was bad. Gave back to front desk and didn't here about it again.
Christopher, 8-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Very central to everything
Ian, 4-night family trip
Verified Lastminute guest review

8/10 Very good

Central position in Darwin, maybe next time I would have stayed half the time at Rydges and the other half down on the foreshores.
Graham, 8-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Quick check in, helpful staff and great location
Fiona, 2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Great location and safty
Marlen, 11-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

6/10 Good

Judy, 3-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

I cannot fault the gr8 service of reception at Rydges Darwin. I d like to give special mention to " Rose" who went on several occassions dueing our stay beyond what was expected!
Anne-Marie, 3-night trip with friends
Verified Wotif guest review