Hotel Overview

Rydges Geelong is located in the heart of the Geelong Central Business District (CBD), 2 minutes drive from GHMBA Stadium. It offers a swimming pool. St John of God Geelong Hospital is just 200 meters away.

All rooms at Rydges Geelong include modern furnishings and feature bay or city views. The rooms have large windows, LCD TV and a work desk with internet facilities.

Guests can enjoy breakfast and dinner at Nautica Pool Bar & Kitchen.

Rydges Geelong is also an ideal base for guests who want to explore the Great Ocean Road. It is a short walk to the waterfront, shops and Eastern Beach Gardens. Geelong Botanic Gardens is just a 7-minute drive away. Please note that the guest listed on the booking must check in to the room unless previously organized via message or email.

Formerly Mercure Hotel Geelong

Before January 2019 Rydges Geelong was known as Mercure Hotel Geelong

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Solo Travel

“Excellent experience”

5 star

I had occasion to spent 2 x 2 nights during the week of 13th -18th August and found the experience to be everything I needed. The staff are lovely, helpful and the room was very clean and comfortable.


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The Superior Queen Room has 1 Queen bed it is stylishly furnished and awash in natural light. The room (30m²) boasts City and GMHBA Stadium views, flat screen TV and free Wi-Fi. The perfect base for a busy schedule, the Superior Queen Room is ideal for corporate travelers and leisure travelers alike. Limited interconnecting rooms available, subject to availability and request.

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The Superior Double Double Room has 2 Queen beds, it is stylishly furnished and awash in natural light. The room (30m²) boasts City and GMHBA Stadium views, flat screen TV and free Wi-Fi. The perfect base for a busy schedule, the Superior Double Double Room is ideal for corporate travelers and leisure travelers alike. Limited interconnecting rooms available, subject to availability and request.

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Perfect for those wanting a taste of the high life in the heart of the city, our Bayview Rooms (30m²) are located on the higher floors with views of the picturesque Corio Bay. With wood furnishings, clean and contemporary décor, this spacious accommodation offers flat screen TV and free Wi-Fi.

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The Family Room has 1 Queen & 2 Single beds, our spacious (30m²) Family Room is perfectly suited to a family exploring Geelong or a group of friends touring the wineries. While boasting City and GMHBA Stadium views, flat screen TV and free Wi-Fi. Limited interconnecting rooms available, subject to availability and request.

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The spacious double room features air conditioning, a private entrance, as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath and a shower. The unit has 2 beds.

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Kids Eat Free - 12yrs and under when dining with an adult and when ordering from the kids menu.

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Kids Eat Free - 12yrs and under when dining with an adult and when ordering from the kids menu.

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The spacious double room features air conditioning, a private entrance, as well as a private bathroom boasting a shower and a hairdryer. The double room provides a tea and coffee maker, a wardrobe, a carpeted floor, heating, as well as a flat-screen TV. The unit has 1 bed.

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The spacious double room offers air conditioning, a private entrance, as well as a private bathroom featuring a shower and a hairdryer. The double room features a tea and coffee maker, a wardrobe, a carpeted floor, heating and a flat-screen TV. The unit offers 1 bed.

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The apartment features air conditioning, a private entrance, as well as a private bathroom boasting a shower and a hairdryer. The apartment's kitchenette, which has a refrigerator, is available for cooking and storing food. The apartment offers a minibar, a tea and coffee maker, a wardrobe, a carpeted floor and a flat-screen TV. The unit has 1 bed.

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Facilities of Rydges Geelong

General
On-site parking, Parking, Private parking, WiFi everywhere

Activities
Golf course (within 3 km)

Services
Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
Restaurant, Room service, Special diet menus (on request)

Pools and wellness
Fitness centre, Outdoor pool, Outdoor pool (all year)

Transportation
Electric vehicle charging station

Front-desk/reception area services
24-hour front desk, Concierge service, Express check-in/check-out, Luggage storage, Safety deposit box

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Dry cleaning, Ironing service, Laundry, Trouser press

Business facilities
Fax/photocopying, Meeting/banquet facilities

Miscellaneous
Air conditioning, Designated smoking area, Facilities for disabled guests, Family rooms, Heating, Lift, Non-smoking rooms, Non-smoking throughout

Hotel Policies

Check-In
From 15:00 hours

Check-Out
Untill 11:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Please inform Rydges Geelong in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian. Please note that there is a 1.5% surcharge when you pay with a credit card, paypass or phone at the hotel’s reception desk.

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