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Located in Sydney Central Business District, Rydges World Square is within 2 miles (3 km) of popular attractions such as Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. This 454-room, 4.5-star hotel welcomes guests with a restaurant, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. Located in central Sydney, the hotel is also near University of Sydney and Circular Quay.


In addition to a meal at the onsite restaurant, you can also enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Satisfy your hunger from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service.


Rydges World Square's 454 rooms are air-conditioned and provide coffee makers, free newspapers, and safes. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 40-inch LCD TVs with cable channels and pay movies. Select Comfort beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include ironing boards and desks.

Property features

Rydges World Square features a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. Valet parking is offered for a fee. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a business center, express check-out, and laundry facilities.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Fitness center
  • Business center

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In the district surrounding Rydges World Square there is a multitude of entertainment options including cinemas, the Capitol Theatre, The Entertainment Center, Chinatown, Liverpool Street's Spanish quarter, shopping arcades, and a wide range of cafes, restaurants, and bars. The hotel itself is positioned above a large shopping complex. Town Hall and Central railway stations are approximately 500 meters away offering access to city circle, inter-suburban, and country rail lines. Guests have free access to the fully remodeled fitness center, featuring weight stations and Life Cycle cardio equipment. Other hotel amenities include two guest laundries, a bar/lounge, a restaurant, a business center with high-speed Internet access, and one function room. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available across the large lobby area and all guestrooms. Valet parking is available on site (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 454 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Concierge services 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Television in common areas 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Rydges World Square offers 454 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Select Comfort beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies.

Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Sydney hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pay movies 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Sphere - All-day lobby restaurant with open kitchen serving full buffet breakfast with eggs to order and health “Rise Breakfast” options; and à la carte dinner.

Square Bar - Newly renovated lobby bar with all day snacks/light menu options and wide range of beverages.

Nearby Things to Do

Rydges World Square includes a 120-square-metre fitness facility with city views.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Please note: The regular 2 PM check-in time does not apply to the "Special: Deluxe King - Check-in from 8:30 PM" room type. Guests who have booked this room type will not be permitted to check-in prior to 8:30 PM.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This hotel will place a $20 AUD authorization on credit cards for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This property requires a $200 AUD refundable deposit for guests paying with e-Transfer, cash, or debit card. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Cash deposit: AUD 200 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: AUD 28 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 20 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 80 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Rydges World
  • Rydges World Square
  • Rydges World Square Hotel
  • Rydges World Square Hotel Sydney
  • Rydges World Square Sydney
  • World Square Rydges

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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