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United Backpackers Melbourne

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“common areas”(35 reviews)
“free pancakes”(20 reviews)
“bar downstairs”(33 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewscommon areasfree pancakesbar downstairsbed female dormfree wifibig kitchengreat locationopposite flinders street stationtop bunkcommon roomevery morningfirst floorrooms are cleanfed squaregreat facilitiesair conditioningcentral location
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Excellent location, location, location Have a travel agent on premises and others around the hostel to book tours. Activities every night in bar on premises. Good clean rooms with individual lights and plugs Yay. Bring own towel. Yay to hostels in Asia for providing towels...More

Thank hillary068
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Hostel was great fun. The location was spot on to get to all the places you need. The staff made the hostel what it was. Harry and Dylan behind the bar was a great laugh. Great place to meet other travelers. Breakfast was nothing special....More

Thank hands1987
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This large hostel had a lot of space, tons of amenities, and a fantastic location. The bed was comfortable, bathroom clean, and I was delightedly surprised that the other 9 people in my room were respectful about noise. The only problem is that for the...More

Thank Melanie K
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Staying at united for 4 days to start off our trip to Australia was fantastic. I had been recommended the hostel by my sister who had stayed with these guys before and said that it was fantastic, she wasn't wrong. The location is so central...More

Thank Alexcaffufle
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Love how central the location is. The kitchen is nice. For a 12 dorm bed there is quite a bit of space which is great especially considering the location. It’s only a 15 min walk to Melbourne park and super close to anywhere in the...More

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USD 21 - USD 93 (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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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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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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"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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