Superbly located in the heart of Melbourne, just minutes from the best restaurants, bars, theatres and sporting venues.Conference and event facilitiesRydges' dedicated conference level comprises of 11 rooms catering for events, banquets and cocktail parties. Featuring pillarless rooms with abundant natural light. Flexible room configuration with full range of AV equipment is available along with dedicated event staff. Rydges also has Bobby McGee's, a uniquely themed event venue catering for up to 550 guests. Refer to the Bobby McGee listing in Venues with a Difference. Accommodation facilitiesFour and a half star accommodation with 363 refurbished hotel rooms including 70 suites - 12 of which are self-contained. All with individually controlled heating and air conditioning, high speed wireless internet access.Hotel facilities24-hour reception with safety deposit boxes, Locanda Restaurant and Private Dining and Deli, rooftop heated pool and complimentary health club access.Wireless internetProudly offering complimentary high speed wireless internet to all conference and event guests.