Rydges Darling Square

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Description

Nestled in the centre of Sydney’s CBD, just a stone’s throw from the action, yet secluded in a restorative bubble of relaxation, Rydges Darling Square Apartment Hotel is an enthralling base to capitalise on everything the city has to offer. It’s the perfect balance of intrigue and ease, elegance and simplicity, cosmopolitan flair and a welcoming sense of homeliness....

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Nestled in the centre of Sydney’s CBD, just a stone’s throw from the action, yet secluded in a restorative bubble of relaxation, Rydges Darling Square Apartment Hotel is an enthralling base to capitalise on everything the city has to offer. It’s the perfect balance of intrigue and ease, elegance and simplicity, cosmopolitan flair and a welcoming sense of homeliness. Wherever you’re coming from, you’ll fit right in.

Whether you’re in town for business or enjoying a city escape, you’ll find our selection of rooms come with everything you need to soak up the moment. Here, you can kick back and order-in from the delicious on-site restaurant menu, surf the ‘net on our complimentary WiFi, or unwind in your resort-style ensuite. For something a little more momentous, the One on 1 Restaurant staff will plate up the kinds of seasonal delights that’ll have you coming back for seconds and thirds.
 

Features & Facilities

Facilities

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Easy Parking .glyphicons-cars

Event Guidelines

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Wedding .glyphicons-ban

Catering Options

Private Bar
Gluten Free
Vegetarian / Vegan
Indian
Halal
BBQ
Mobile Bar
Restaurant On Site

COVID Safe

Hand Sanitizer Available
Face Masks Available On Request
Rooms & Surfaces Cleaned Frequently
Contactless Payments
Compliant With Government COVID-19 Procedures

Frequently Asked Questions

Unfortunately, this is not possible under our Liqueur Licence and Health and Safety all food and Beverage Must be Supplied from Rydges Darling Square
Absolutely! We require a list of all dietary requirements a minimum of 7 days prior to your event when confirming your final guest numbers.
Yes! Complimentary Wi-FI is included in all event spaces.
Personalised secure networks can also be arranged for you (fees apply)
Yes, absolutely, we offer standard audio-visual and have in-house suppliers for anything extra

Event Rooms

Forresters

Min 1 people, Max 40 people
From A$1,100 per half-day / A$1,500 per full-day

Grand Criterion

Max 150 people
From A$1,500 per half-day / A$2,000 per full-day

Star

Min 20 people, Max 20 people
From A$500 per half-day / A$650 per full-day

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Forresters 108m² 1163ft²
50
20
15
30
20
38
60
-
-
Grand Criterion 124m² 1335ft²
150
50
-
60
-
64
150
-
-
Star
20
8
10
7
12
8
20
-
-
Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Forresters108m²
50
20
15
30
20
38
60
-
-
Grand Criterion124m²
150
50
-
60
-
64
150
-
-
Star
20
8
10
7
12
8
20
-
-

Accommodation

Superior Queen Studio 

12 Rooms
3 Adults

King Studio

2 Rooms
3 Adults

Superior King Studio

28 Rooms
3 Adults

Queen Queen Studio

6 Rooms
4 Adults

Superior Queen Queen Studio

12 Rooms
4 Adults

One Bedroom Apartment

3 Rooms
3 Adults

Superior One Bedroom Apartment

18 Rooms
3 Adults

Executive Apartment

7 Rooms
4 Adults

Superior Executive Apartment

5 Rooms
4 Adults

Two Bedroom Apartment

4 Rooms
5 Adults

Superior Two Bedroom Suite

1 Rooms
5 Adults

Packages

Full Day Delegate Package

Our Day Delegate Packages offer flexible catering options that can be tailored to suit any dietary requirements, taste or budget. At Rydges Darling Square Sydney the possibilities are endless.

Full Day Delegate Package Read more

Arrival Tea and Coffee

Selection of freshly brewed coffee & herbal teas


Morning Tea

Chef’s selection sweet & savoury items

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Lunch

Working Lunch - under 20pax, served in One on 1 Restaurant

Hot Buffet Lunch - Min 20 pax, served in One on 1 Restaurant


Afternoon Tea

Chef’s selection sweet item & seasonal fruit

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Inclusions

  • One Complimentary car parking space
  • Signage 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi for all delgates
  • One Flipchart with markers
  • One Whiteboard with markers
  • Stationery Station to include Notepads & Pens 
  • On Arrival Table Nibbles
  • Purezza Still & Sparkling Water
A$82 per person

Breakfast Buffet

Our chefs selection buffet is the perfect option if you would like an array of different options for your guests.

Our chefs selection buffet is the perfect option if you would like an array of different options for your guests.

A$32 per person

3 Course Alternate Serve Menu

Whether it is a corporate luncheon or a celebratory dinner we have you covered with our 3 course menus

3 Course Alternate Serve Menu, option to be served as plated or shared table banquet,plated served as alternate drop, please select two dishes from each offering Read more

ENTREE

  • Arancini
  • Spicy Tempura Prawns
  • Scallops with Onion Miso Mayonaise
  • Tempura Zucchini Flower Stuffed with Prawn
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage

MAIN

  • Teriyaki Salmon with Creamy Mashed Potato
  • Beef Steak 250G with Crispy Smashed Potato
  • Chicken Breast with Miso and Red Win Jus
  • Baked Vegetables

TO FINISH

  • Cheese Plate (Chedder, Brie, Blue Cheese, Lavosh, Dried Fruit)
  • Chocolate Fondant
  • Fresh Fruits Plate
  • Baked Cheesecake
A$79 per person

Half Day Delegate Package

Our Day Delegate Packages offer flexible catering options that can be tailored to suit any dietary requirements, taste or budget. At Rydges Darling Square Sydney the possibilities are endless.

Half Day Delegate Package, Your Choice of Morning Tea or Afternoon Tea Read more

Arrival Tea and Coffee

Selection of freshly brewed coffee & herbal teas


Your choice of Morning tea or Afternoon tea


Morning Tea

Chef’s selection sweet & savoury items

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Lunch

  • Working Lunch 10 - 20 pax
  • Hot Buffet Lunch - Min 20 pax,

served in One on 1 Restaurant


Afternoon Tea

Chef’s selection sweet item & seasonal fruit

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Inclusions

  • One Complimentary car parking space
  • Signage 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi for all delgates
  • One Flipchart with markers
  • One Whiteboard with markers
  • Stationery Station to include Notepads & Pens 
  • On Arrival Table Nibbles
  • Purezza Still & Sparkling Water
A$73 per person

2 Course Alternate Serve Menu

2 Course Alternate Serve Menu, option to be served as plated or shared table banquet,plated served as alternate drop, please select two dishes from each offering Read more

ENTREE

  • Arancini
  • Spicy Tempura Prawns
  • Scallops with Onion Miso Mayonaise
  • Tempura Zucchini Flower Stuffed with Prawn
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage

MAIN

  • Teriyaki Salmon with Creamy Mashed Potato
  • Beef Steak 250G with Crispy Smashed Potato
  • Chicken Breast with Miso and Red Win Jus
  • Baked Vegetables

TO FINISH

  • Cheese Plate (Chedder, Brie, Blue Cheese, Lavosh, Dried Fruit)
  • Chocolate Fondant
  • Fresh Fruits Plate
  • Baked Cheesecake
A$69 per person

1 Hour - Canape Package

1 hr | $20 pp Includes selection of 3 canapés (cold or hot canapés) Read more

1 hr | $20 pp Includes selection of 3 cold/hot canapés


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite
A$20 per person

2 Hour - Canape Package

2 hr | $30 pp Includes selection of 5 canapés (cold or hot canapés) Read more

2 hr | $30 pp Includes selection of 5 cold/hot canapés


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite
A$30 per person

3 Hour - Canape Package

2 hr | $46 pp Includes selection of 6 canapés (cold or hot canapés) & 2 substantial Read more

3 hr | $46 pp Includes selection of 6 canapés & 2 substantial


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite

Substantial Items

  • Noodle Box
  • Fish and Chips
  • Mini Beef Sliders
  • Crispy Chicken Sliders
  • Veggie & Egg Fried Rice
A$46 per person

4 Hour - Canape Package

4 hr | $55 pp Includes selection of 7 canapés (cold or hot canapés) & 2 substantial Read more

4 hr | $55 pp Includes selection of 7 canapés & 2 substantial


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite

Substantial Items

  • Noodle Box
  • Fish and Chips
  • Mini Beef Sliders
  • Crispy Chicken Sliders
  • Veggie & Egg Fried Rice
A$55 per person

High Tea

Traditional High Tea OR Orient High Tea Read more

TRADITIONAL HIGH TEA

Finger sandwiches

  • Tasmanian Smoked Salmon, Dill Cream & Cucumber
  • Curried Egg & Chive Mayonnaise
  • Vine Ripen Tomato, Aged Cheddar & Bush Chutney

Savoury

  • Spinach & Caramelised Quiche
  • Mushroom & Fontina tartlet

Sweets

Assorted Macaron

House made buttermilk scone, vanilla cream, jam, whipped butter

Selection of assorted teas

 

ORIENT HIGH TEA

Savoury Cold

  • Peking duck crepes with cucumber and scorched chilli jam
  • Asian- style salmon gravlax with rye crisp

Hot

  • Sticky pork bao bun, shallot & coriander
  • Szechuan Prawn, lime aioli & bonito flake

Sweet

  • Green Tea Tiramisu
  • Local Haymarket dessert
  • Selection of assorted tea
A$45 per person
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Full Day Delegate Package

Our Day Delegate Packages offer flexible catering options that can be tailored to suit any dietary requirements, taste or budget. At Rydges Darling Square Sydney the possibilities are endless.

Full Day Delegate Package Read more

Arrival Tea and Coffee

Selection of freshly brewed coffee & herbal teas


Morning Tea

Chef’s selection sweet & savoury items

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Lunch

Working Lunch - under 20pax, served in One on 1 Restaurant

Hot Buffet Lunch - Min 20 pax, served in One on 1 Restaurant


Afternoon Tea

Chef’s selection sweet item & seasonal fruit

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Inclusions

  • One Complimentary car parking space
  • Signage 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi for all delgates
  • One Flipchart with markers
  • One Whiteboard with markers
  • Stationery Station to include Notepads & Pens 
  • On Arrival Table Nibbles
  • Purezza Still & Sparkling Water
A$82 per person

Breakfast Buffet

Our chefs selection buffet is the perfect option if you would like an array of different options for your guests.

Our chefs selection buffet is the perfect option if you would like an array of different options for your guests.

A$32 per person

3 Course Alternate Serve Menu

Whether it is a corporate luncheon or a celebratory dinner we have you covered with our 3 course menus

3 Course Alternate Serve Menu, option to be served as plated or shared table banquet,plated served as alternate drop, please select two dishes from each offering Read more

ENTREE

  • Arancini
  • Spicy Tempura Prawns
  • Scallops with Onion Miso Mayonaise
  • Tempura Zucchini Flower Stuffed with Prawn
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage

MAIN

  • Teriyaki Salmon with Creamy Mashed Potato
  • Beef Steak 250G with Crispy Smashed Potato
  • Chicken Breast with Miso and Red Win Jus
  • Baked Vegetables

TO FINISH

  • Cheese Plate (Chedder, Brie, Blue Cheese, Lavosh, Dried Fruit)
  • Chocolate Fondant
  • Fresh Fruits Plate
  • Baked Cheesecake
A$79 per person

Half Day Delegate Package

Our Day Delegate Packages offer flexible catering options that can be tailored to suit any dietary requirements, taste or budget. At Rydges Darling Square Sydney the possibilities are endless.

Half Day Delegate Package, Your Choice of Morning Tea or Afternoon Tea Read more

Arrival Tea and Coffee

Selection of freshly brewed coffee & herbal teas


Your choice of Morning tea or Afternoon tea


Morning Tea

Chef’s selection sweet & savoury items

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Lunch

  • Working Lunch 10 - 20 pax
  • Hot Buffet Lunch - Min 20 pax,

served in One on 1 Restaurant


Afternoon Tea

Chef’s selection sweet item & seasonal fruit

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee


Inclusions

  • One Complimentary car parking space
  • Signage 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi for all delgates
  • One Flipchart with markers
  • One Whiteboard with markers
  • Stationery Station to include Notepads & Pens 
  • On Arrival Table Nibbles
  • Purezza Still & Sparkling Water
A$73 per person

2 Course Alternate Serve Menu

2 Course Alternate Serve Menu, option to be served as plated or shared table banquet,plated served as alternate drop, please select two dishes from each offering Read more

ENTREE

  • Arancini
  • Spicy Tempura Prawns
  • Scallops with Onion Miso Mayonaise
  • Tempura Zucchini Flower Stuffed with Prawn
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage

MAIN

  • Teriyaki Salmon with Creamy Mashed Potato
  • Beef Steak 250G with Crispy Smashed Potato
  • Chicken Breast with Miso and Red Win Jus
  • Baked Vegetables

TO FINISH

  • Cheese Plate (Chedder, Brie, Blue Cheese, Lavosh, Dried Fruit)
  • Chocolate Fondant
  • Fresh Fruits Plate
  • Baked Cheesecake
A$69 per person

1 Hour - Canape Package

1 hr | $20 pp Includes selection of 3 canapés (cold or hot canapés) Read more

1 hr | $20 pp Includes selection of 3 cold/hot canapés


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite
A$20 per person

2 Hour - Canape Package

2 hr | $30 pp Includes selection of 5 canapés (cold or hot canapés) Read more

2 hr | $30 pp Includes selection of 5 cold/hot canapés


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite
A$30 per person

3 Hour - Canape Package

2 hr | $46 pp Includes selection of 6 canapés (cold or hot canapés) & 2 substantial Read more

3 hr | $46 pp Includes selection of 6 canapés & 2 substantial


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite

Substantial Items

  • Noodle Box
  • Fish and Chips
  • Mini Beef Sliders
  • Crispy Chicken Sliders
  • Veggie & Egg Fried Rice
A$46 per person

4 Hour - Canape Package

4 hr | $55 pp Includes selection of 7 canapés (cold or hot canapés) & 2 substantial Read more

4 hr | $55 pp Includes selection of 7 canapés & 2 substantial


Cold Canapés

  • Bruschetta
  • Thai Beef Salad
  • Torched Salmon Sushi Roll
  • Beetroot & Goat Cheese Tartlets
  • Kingfish Jalapeno
  • Inari Bean Curd Sushi

Hot Canapés

  • Spicy Tempura Prawn
  • Vegetarian Spring Rolls
  • Arancini Balls
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
  • Chicken Skewers
  • Chicken Karaage
  • Miso Marinated Barramundi Bite

Substantial Items

  • Noodle Box
  • Fish and Chips
  • Mini Beef Sliders
  • Crispy Chicken Sliders
  • Veggie & Egg Fried Rice
A$55 per person

High Tea

Traditional High Tea OR Orient High Tea Read more

TRADITIONAL HIGH TEA

Finger sandwiches

  • Tasmanian Smoked Salmon, Dill Cream & Cucumber
  • Curried Egg & Chive Mayonnaise
  • Vine Ripen Tomato, Aged Cheddar & Bush Chutney

Savoury

  • Spinach & Caramelised Quiche
  • Mushroom & Fontina tartlet

Sweets

Assorted Macaron

House made buttermilk scone, vanilla cream, jam, whipped butter

Selection of assorted teas

 

ORIENT HIGH TEA

Savoury Cold

  • Peking duck crepes with cucumber and scorched chilli jam
  • Asian- style salmon gravlax with rye crisp

Hot

  • Sticky pork bao bun, shallot & coriander
  • Szechuan Prawn, lime aioli & bonito flake

Sweet

  • Green Tea Tiramisu
  • Local Haymarket dessert
  • Selection of assorted tea
A$45 per person
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1 Customer Reviews

Average Review Score

5
Out of 5
Event Space
5
Catering
5
5
Jacqui Ward
05/09/2024
Event Space: 5
Catering: 5

Aryana was amazing, the whole pocess from the online inquiry to the event management and the event itself was seamless. Thanks you!

Hi Jacqui, Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad to hear you had a fantastic event and everything ran smoothly! We wish you all the best with the new website and hope to welcome you back soon, Warm Regards, Jess Callander

Reply from Rydges Darling Square