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United Backpackers Melbourne

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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)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Room was too hot with poor ventilation sk a bad smell would not go out. Had to scan card for showers/toilet which was not convienient. Also the floor was very noisy and creacky. On the good side amenities were good, room was clean and the...More

Thank Radumarinxyz
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This was my first time in a hostel so I wasn't too sure on what to expect. The people who work on reception were very friendly and helpful. The room itself was spacious and the facilities were really good. Everything was clean and had the...More

Thank Jade S
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Stayed only one night, but enjoyed it a lot. Nice place, great kitchen and bar! Atendants are really cool, but the guy took his time to open the door at night! Great place, though. The bar is really nice, and there is also a room...More

Thank rafaelbeirigo
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Welcoming and helpfull staff, spaceous room. Hostel is very well organized and tidy! Plus you can't dream a better location, just straight in the center at walkable distance of all main attractions! Would definitely come back :)

Thank Vincent J
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed att United for 8 days in a mixed 12-bed. The hostel is very clean and toilets/showers and kitchen are cleaned several times every day. The kitchen is well equipped and quite large with several stoves, sinks and prep areas. Fridge and dry storage is...More

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USD 28 - USD 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
...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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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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"If you want an air-condition in your room, choose a 4 bedroom."
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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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