Rydges Sydney Central

28, Albion Street, Surry Hills, New South Wales, 2010, Australia


3 Reviews


Rydges Sydney Central Corporate Functions & Events

If you’re looking for an inner-city hotel venue to host your next corporate event, Rydges Sydney Central offers 11 flexible function rooms that can cater for small groups of 10 as well as grand affairs of up to 320 guests. Whether you’re planning a product release, networking event, awards night, or a multi-day conference, this 4-star hotel in Sydney’s Surry Hills will have a sophisticated function space to suit.

All of the stylish function rooms at Rydges Sydney Central offer versatile layouts that can be tailored to suit your needs, state-of-the-art audiovisual facilities, spacious pre-function areas, and free WiFi throughout. Comprehensive full-day and half-day delegate packages are available and the hotel has 309 spacious guest rooms for multi-day conferences.

Thanks to its prime Surry Hills location, Rydges Sydney Central is a popular choice for corporate events in Sydney. This 4-star hotel venue is just a five-minute walk from Sydney’s Central Station and a 20-minute drive from the airport. Sydney’s entertainment quarter, China Town, Darling Harbour, SCG, and the International Convention Centre are all within easy reach on foot or by public transport.

The in-house team of dedicated and professional event planners at Rydges Sydney Central can assist in organising every detail of your corporate function, from catering menus to room decorations and everything in between. They will ensure that your event runs smoothly and leaves a lasting impression on your guests.

Rydges Sydney Central Corporate Function & Event Highlights:

  • 11 elegant function rooms with flexible layouts
  • A 5-minute walk from Sydney Central Station
  • 309 spacious guest rooms for multi-day conferences
  • State-of-the-art audiovisual facilities and free WiFi
  • Residential and day delegate packages
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theatre Up to 270 Theatre
classroom Up to 126 Classroom
ushaped Up to 70 U-Shaped
boardroom Up to 63 Boardroom
dining Up to 180 Dining
standing Up to 320 Standing
cabaret Up to 144 Cabaret
dinner Up to 140 Dinner & Dance


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available 309
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces N/A
Catering Options  3rd Party Catering
 In-house Catering
Cuisine Options  Buffet
 Sit Down
 Food Stations
 Shared Platters

Spaces At This Venue

  • Rydges Sydney Central, The Surry Rooftop

    The Surry Rooftop

    Located on level 11, this naturally lit event space is a gorgeous rooftop destination with wraparound windows overlooking Sydney and Surry Hills. The sleek high rise setting also has three private balconies and a useful built-in bar.

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  • Rydges Sydney Central, Taylor Room

    Meeting Rooms

    Rydges Sydney Central offers nine flexible function rooms that range in size and can accommodate small groups of 10 as well as grand affairs of up to 320 guests. These include the Oxford 1 and 2, Albion, Riley, Crown, and Taylor rooms.

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  • Rydges Sydney Central Event Venue Level 5

    Level 5 Terrace

    The Level 5 Terrace is a beautiful spot to invite your friends, family, and colleagues to celebrate in style. With sweeping views of Surry Hills, Sydney CBD and the iconic clock tower at Central Station, there are limitless photo opportunities from all angles.

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Nearby attractions:

  • Central Station
  • Surry Hills
  • Hyde Park
  • Oxford and Crown Street

Restaurants on site:

  • Manna Loft
  • Sydney Brewery Surry Hills

Restaurants nearby:

  • Firedoor Restaurant
  • nel. Restaurant
  • Chin Chin

Venue Testimonials

Came here for a wedding function. Wasn't disappointed. The Setup was lovely, staff was extremely attentive and polite, all requests were fulfilled without hesitation and the food was pretty yummy too! Thank you for a great experience

Phuong C

Convenient location, great food and service.

Rakesh Y

Great atmosphere, clean and well maintained and helpful friendly staff

Deb R

Frequently Asked Questions

The hotel’s beautifully appointed function rooms cater for 150 seated guests or 200 guests for a cocktail style event. The Surry Rooftop can accommodate up to 140 guests in a seated banquet setting or 230 guests cocktail-style.

Yes. Rydges Sydney Central offers nine flexible function rooms for corporate meetings and events in Surry Hills. The hotel is conveniently located next to Sydney’s Central Station.

There are 309 spacious guest rooms with en suites at Rydges Sydney Central. Each newly refurbished room features a deluxe king-size bed, plush linens, and a flat-screen TV.

Yes. There are discounted parking spaces available for you and your event guests. Valet parking is also available.

The customisable food menus at Rydges Sydney Central are expertly crafted by executive chef Rick Fowden and can be tailored to suit any event. From delicate bite-sized canapés to decadent three-course plated meals, each dish is bursting with exceptional flavours.

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