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United Backpackers Melbourne

696 reviews
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tv room”(45 reviews)
“common areas”(33 reviews)
“basement bar”(13 reviews)
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewstv roomcommon areasbasement barfree wifibed female dormfree pancakes for breakfastsocial areaschill roombig kitchengreat locationopposite flinders street stationtop bunkcommon roomevery morningkitchen areafirst floorfed square
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed in an eight bed mixed dorm for three nights in February 2018. The room was clean and the bunk bed was comfy. There was a lockable storage cupboard (own lock needed). The location is amazing, right opposite Flinders Street station. Cool decor, great...More

Thank Alice3891
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to stay! Friendly and helpful staff! Clean hostel. Wifi is free in common areas. Free walking tour every day, guide pick up from the reseption. Also Peterpans office in the hostel, easy to book next adventure.

Thank Heidi L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent location, good amenities, friendly staff ! Nonetheless, with this price and standing we expect air conditioning in the 8 and 12 dorms ! It was boiling in the room .... couldn't sleep properly despite a good bed and two ventilators. Too bad otherwise would...More

Thank Oriane P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is in a great location and the breakfast pancakes are a nice touch. But this is by far the most expensive hostel I have ever stayed in and it was definitely not worth the money. The WiFi only works in the reception/basement area...More

1  Thank lbrandreth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent hostel for all..young and older 😃..... knowledgeable and kind staff, excellent amenities and very clean. Superb location! Highly recommended for both new and experienced travellers. Delightful😃

Thank S B
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USD 28 - USD 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 28 - USD 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (59)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (14)
Amenities (13)
Nearby
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
...More
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18 April 2017|
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Response from leah-barlow | Reviewed this property |
They're pretty big but honestly most of the ladies in my dorm (ladies only dorm) used them for valuables and left our clothes in our bags by the side of beds it was much easier access. Admittedly less secure and 1 or 2 items... More
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yanuaranggara
11 January 2017|
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Absolutely!
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loislo49
10 January 2017|
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Response from Liza D | Reviewed this property |
Take the skybus to the southern cross station, than its a pretty straightforward 20min walk to the hostel !
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"Some rooms have air-conditioning which makes a difference on a hot Summers' night."
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"Great place to mingle and meet other travelers"
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"Top floor are the quietest"
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