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United Backpackers Melbourne

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  • Excellent53%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

It’s a really great hostel in Melbourne. Knowledgeable and kind staff, very clean, lovely atmosphere and such a great bar with nice offers every night. I would come back anytime, it's just a nice place to meet people.

Thank Chris B
Response from Jonathan M, General Manager at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded 25 April 2018

Thanks so much for leaving us a lovely review! It really means a lot to us that you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We have been here for one and a half months and I can only recommend this hostel. Here you have a lot of fun and a really good group community. The bathrooms and rooms are clean and the kitchen is always a nice place to...More

Thank Kevin S
Response from Jonathan M, General Manager at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded 25 April 2018

Thanks so much for leaving us a review! We are really glad that you continue to enjoy your time here!

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I have come to this hostel through friends who have been here for a long time & I feel really comfortable here. Every evening a program is offered, boredom is rare. The location of the hostel is perfect, with bars nearby and shopping options.

Thank Steffi-Stahli94
Response from Jonathan M, General Manager at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded 25 April 2018

Thanks so much for leaving us a review! We are really glad that you are enjoying your time here!

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I stayed at United Backpackers for 8 nights and I had the best time! The atmosphere was so good and the people are super nice! The free pancakes in the morning are great and if you wanna have a good time, the bar downstairs offers...More

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Response from Jonathan M, General Manager at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded 13 April 2018

G'Day! Thanks so much for leaving us such a kind review! It really makes our day to hear that people had a good time when staying with us. Hopefully you will get the chance to stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Stayed here for about 3 weeks while settling in Melbourne and it's so worth it! Staff is welcoming and seems to have fun at work which makes everyone feel good and the general vibes are great here! Bar is great and staff knowledgeable. Rooms and...More

Thank Lensche987
Response from Jonathan M, General Manager at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks so much for leaving us review! It really means a lot to us that you have enjoyed your stay here. Hopefully you will get to stay with us again soon. Best of luck in the rest of your travels!

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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
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Shelby W
6 June 2018|
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Response from hillary068 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, in elevators as well. Mostly for construction when I was there in Jan/Feb 20@8
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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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"4 bed dorm is convenient and quite with a bathroom in it. Bed choice is on first cum first serve basis."
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"They're all winners"
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"floor 1, its really nice and i stayed in a 12 female unit"
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"12 Bed Dorm is too packed with beds."
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