Rydges Sydney Central
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28, Albion Street, Surry Hills, New South Wales, 2010, Australia
Rydges Sydney Central Events & Parties
Be it a milestone birthday or an engagement party, Rydges Sydney Central is the ideal venue for hosting your next social event. This 4-star hotel has 11 stylish event spaces to choose from and is perfectly placed in the heart of Surry Hills. The subtle modern finishes in each of the hotel’s sophisticated function rooms suit any style of event.
The hotel’s exclusive rooftop function venue, The Surry, boasts a prime location on Level 11 with city skyline views, three open-air terraces, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a private built-in bar. The Surry Rooftop is perfect for hosting cocktail events and elegant dinner parties at Rydges Sydney Central.
Whether you’re after a three-course plated sit-down meal, shared table banquet, chef’s selection buffet, or delicious bite-sized canapés, the experienced Rydges Sydney Central catering team will bring your culinary vision to life. Customisable food menus are crafted by the hotel’s executive chef Kevin Weng and can be tailored to suit personal tastes and dietary requirements.
Rydges Sydney Central also offers elegant high teas and boozy brunches that are ideal for baby showers, kitchen teas, bridal showers, and hens parties. For those extra special celebrations, you can even opt to elevate your event with live cooking stations and free-flowing cocktails.
Highlights of Rydges Sydney Central Events & Parties:
- 4-star hotel in Surry Hills with elegant event spaces and a terrace
- Panoramic views of Sydney CBD through floor-to-ceiling windows
- Customisable menus by executive chef Kevin Weng with an array of options
- 309 award-winning hotel guest rooms at special rates
Spaces At This Venue
The Surry Rooftop
140sqm / 1507sqft
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.
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.
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.
Catering at Rydges Sydney Central
The experienced Rydges Sydney Central catering team makes planning your event a whole lot easier. They have the skills and expertise to prepare an immaculately cooked menu that will please all appetites. Their vast selection of starters, main courses and desserts embrace all palettes, and they’ll customise the menu to meet your culinary vision.
From intricate canapés on arrival to the three-course main meal, the hotel’s executive chef, Kevin Weng, will have carefully orchestrated each dish to a very high standard before it arrives at your table. The serving staff will also be fully notified about all dietary requirements and so your guests will feel comfortable and well attended to throughout your event.
Rydges Sydney Central is pleased to offer a wide selection of wines, beers and spirits to complement the delicious menus. The in-house bar is fully stocked with local and international beverages from all over the globe. Their exotic cocktails are also bound to excite your taste buds and create a memorable experience for all.
Highlights of Rydges Sydney Central Catering:
- Experienced catering team led by executive chef Kevin Weng
- Customisable menus with a vast array of options
- Premium selection of wines, beers and spirits to complement event menus
- Central Station
- Surry Hills
- Hyde Park
- Oxford and Crown Street
Restaurants on site:
- Manna Loft
- Sydney Brewery Surry Hills
- Firedoor Restaurant
- nel. Restaurant
- Chin Chin
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.
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.
Tricia's love for weddings and events is driven by her passion for helping and bringing people together. Her experience in hotels and event management is the perfect blend for curating memorable celebrations.