Metro Inn Ryde
ACCOMMODATION: Metro Inn Ryde boasts 41 spacious and recently refurbished guest rooms in the categories of Deluxe Queen, Queen, Twin and Family. Metro Inn Ryde is an ideal choice when looking for an outer Sydney-CBD location that caters for both leisure and corporate travellers alike. Security is our priority, and Metro Inn Ryde provides a manned reception desk during its busiest hours for your convenience. Room features include complimentary tea and coffee making facilities; hairdryer; iron and ironing board.
OTHER FEATURES: Start your day at The Palms Restaurant and Bar by partaking from the self-serve full continental breakfast at our restaurant; then end your day with a relaxing drink in our bar. If you’re feeling hungry, let us tempt your palate with one or more choices from our extensive Modern Australian a-la-carte menu. The Palms Restaurant and Bar is a licensed establishment open for breakfast and dinner. Room service is also available (limited hours apply). Metro Inn Ryde specialises in small meetings, seminars, product launches and other functions. Offering a pleasant and affordable alternative to other meeting facilities, our function room provides the flexibility to meet your function needs at a competitive price. Room capacity starts are around 30 guests U-shape seating configuration, 50 for theatre style and up to 70 for stand-up cocktails. As a further alternative, The Palms Restaurant offers an intimate venue for functions. At Metro Inn Ryde no meeting is too small and no request too difficult. We guarantee personalised and professional service from start to finish. Other facilities and amenities include swimming pool; BBQ area; business centre services; safety deposit box at Reception; free Wi-Fi; coin-operated laundry; complimentary Foxtel. Metro Inn Ryde is a smoke-free establishment.
SURROUNDS: Metro Inn Ryde’s proximity to Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush Bay, North Ryde’s business precinct, and easy access to Sydney CBD via public transport or car, make this the ideal venue if you have business that takes you to different locales in Sydney or to satellite cities such as Parramatta. Guests can relax around the pool or enjoy a barbecue onsite after a hard day’s business or a long day of sightseeing and shopping. With only a 10-minute drive to Homebush Bay and Sydney Olympic Park, Metro Inn Ryde is very popular with guests attending major sporting and entertainment events. For those who enjoy shopping for a bargain the Direct Factory Outlet (DFO) complex at Homebush Bay is minutes away; another worthwhile factory direct outlet and shopping centre not to be missed is Birkenhead Point in Drummoyne, which is a shopping centre with excellent outlets, stores and eateries overlooking the shores of Iron Cove and the Parramatta River. Retail therapy lovers will also get their fill in such shopping centres as Top Ryde, one stone throw away from Metro Inn Ryde, Macquarie Shopping Centre, Parramatta City and Rhodes Shopping Centre. Metro Inn Ryde makes a convenient base from which to reach diverse parts of Sydney City and metropolitan locations.
TRANSPORTATION: Metro Inn Ryde provides complimentary parking onsite. Public transport is conveniently close, with West Ryde and Meadowbank Stations equidistant to Metro Inn Ryde. Both stations can be reached by car in 3 minutes or by foot in approximately 13 minutes. The stations run a regular and fast train service to Sydney’s CBD, North Sydney, and right through to the Hornsby Shire, with Epping City in the opposite direction. Sydney’s Central Station is the major connection point for other metropolitan networks and the airport train. At Sydney Central you can board trains to the rest of Sydney CBD, metropolitan and country, plus interstate trains. The coach terminal is also located at Central Station with coaches for sightseeing and travel to farther areas of the country. Additonally, the Metro Light Rail service originates at Central and this takes you to the inner city areas of Sydney including the Darling Harbour precinct and Convention Centre, The Star Casino, Sydney Fish Markets, Wentworth Park (for dog racing), café-culture suburbs such as Pyrmont, Glebe and Leichhardt (Little Italy). Finally, if you have time to spare and wish to travel via Sydney’s exciting waterways try the Parramatta-Circular Quay River Cat Service with stops along Sydney Olympic Park, Meadowbank (this stop only a 15-minute walk or a 3-minute drive from Metro Inn Ryde), Drummoyne, Cockatoo Island, Darling Harbour and Circular Quay. Buses and taxis are easily available at all times. Distance to Sydney Airport is approximately 25km.