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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Booked a Winter Special deal, (discounted online saved 20%) stayed for 5 nights. Have stayed here before,have found the Hotel to be in great location to check out Canberra Highlights, very close to Parliament House,walking distance to National Gallery short walk to Manuka Shops The rooms are good size with very comfortable beds and good linen!,room clean and enough room...

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Georgina D, Front Office Manager at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra, responded to this review

Dear Michelle H Thank you for taking the time to review Rydges Capital Hill. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that your kids loved the indoor heated pool & free wifi, also that you found our location well suited for your time here in Canberra. Thanks again for your kind review, and we...

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Recently stayed here for business, only stayed once before, nice handy location to the city and industrial area of Fyshwick, Beds are great and con not be beaten, the rooms are a bit dated and the plumbing is terrible with both the shower and basin suffering from water hammer. I was disappointed to find out that the in house gym...

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K_Tomas, Director of Sales at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra, responded to this review

Dear Dean_Rothapfel, Thank you for your recent feedback from your stay. I am pleased that you like the location of the hotel, especially when you are needing to be close to Fyshwick or the CBD. We love our Rydges Dream beds, and I am pleased to read that you enjoy them too. Thank you for your thoughts regarding the charge...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I stayed at Rydges for Business, the room was great very comfortable and clean. The bed was excellent and the stay was very good. The people at reception were very friendly and soon had everything sorted and were very happy to help with anything needed. The breakfast in the morning was of high quality with fresh food and coffee on...

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Georgina D, Front Office Manager at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra, responded to this review

Hello mmm42, Thank you for taking the time to review Rydges Capital Hill and to leave a kind review.We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and found our staff friendly and efficent. I have also passed on your fantasic review regarding our buffet breakfast to our head chef. Thank you for recommending Rydges Capital Hill and we look forward...

Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed there for one night on the way to the ski holiday.What an unexpected surprise. Hotel is located at the approximate walking distance to all "must visiting places". The hotel itself was very clean and welcoming. The room we had was big and had everything we needed. The staff was very friendly and responsive to our needs. Would recommend this...

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Georgina D, Front Office Manager at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra, responded to this review

Dear Antuan79 Thank you for your very kind review, It was lovely to read of your high praises during your stay with us at Rydges Capital Hill. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our staff. We look forward to welcoming you to the hotel again in the near future. Kind Regards Georgina D Front Office...

Cairns Queensland Australia
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We recently traveled as a family of 5 staying in 2 rooms. Both rooms were hit and miss. The Queen room was adequate however like previous reviewers I thought the bathroom was in dire need of a decent clean. Far too much mould everywhere. The Triple room was much cleaner. Considering the price we paid I did expect better. On...

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Georgina D, Front Office Manager at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra, responded to this review

Dear Jpy1963, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback regarding Rydges Capital Hill. Please accept my apologies for the disappointing stay you have recently had at the hotel. I will be passing your comments onto our F&B Team regarding your experience in the restaurant. I do hope that we can welcome you back to the hotel in...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Ok let me see, we stayed for an extended weekend family getaway. Firstly, the good points were the staff on reception and the location. The bad points were everything else with the worst part being the restaurant. The bathrooms in the rooms had broken tiles and we're very shabby, the AC in the room was either stiflingly hot or not...

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Reviewed 26 July 2015

We have stay at this property on and off for many years for: Business, Family get togethers, Celebrations. While we enjoy the locale, the rooms have not been refreshed for many years, and the ambiance that it once had is fading.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Travelling late at night we decided to get a room rather than push on. I phoned Rydges Capital Hill and spoke with Alex who was very pleasant. She informed me there were plenty of rooms available, and offered a reasonable rate including breakfast and parking. As I'm a Rydges black member I inquired if there was anything they could do...

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Georgina D, Front Office Manager at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra, responded to this review

Dear Skaat88 Thank you for your kind review, It was great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found the staff to be very helpful and friendly, also that you enjoyed the convenience of the online check in that we offer our guests. We look forward to welcoming you to the hotel again in the near...

Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Love the pre arrival email confirming details & any requests. Arrived registration all sorted just need to sign, given key & issued key. Staff very friendly. Accom clean & very spacious. Dined in restaurant informed new menu & went with waitresses recommendations. Loved the crispy Skin Barra & Donuts for dessert. Ordered room service on each addition night & must...

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Georgina D, Front Office Manager at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra, responded to this review

Dear Innopropipat S Thank for you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Rydges Capital Hill. It was great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, also that you enjoyed the convenience of the online check in service we offer. We look forward to having you stay with us again next time. Kind Regards Georgina...

Sydney
Reviewed 22 July 2015

We went to Canberra for the weekend for a conference and stayed at Rydges Capital Hill. As a priority member I received an email invitation to pre check-in and did so but when I arrived at the hotel there was no express check-in so I had to queue up to check in. That was just the start of a number...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
FREE WIFI!! Rydges Capital Hill is the ideal Canberra hotel from which to base your stay in the Nation's Capital. Whether you are visiting for leisure or business, you'll find everything you need within close proximity at one of the best Canberra accommodation providers. This Canberra hotel is 500 metres from Parliament House, surrounded by the busy business districts of Barton and Parkes, walking distance to Manuka and Kingston, and close to most of Canberra's national attractions. The city is a 5 minute drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rydges Capital Hill Canberra

Address: 17 Canberra Ave. | Cnr Canberra Avenue & National Circuit, Canberra 2603, Australia
Region: Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Canberra
Price Range: $126 - $289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rydges Capital Hill Canberra 4*
Number of rooms: 186
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Rydges Capital Hill Hotel Canberra
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#18 Business Hotel in Canberra
#28 Luxury Hotel in Canberra
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