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    Discovery Melbourne

    167 - 175 Franklin St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Google Translation

    premier et deuxieme etage, ca va, au dessus il vaux mieux dormir sur un banc dehors, 3eme et 4eme étage...More

    Thank David p
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Very poor comfort,safety and friendliness. The Beds squeak. You can't open the windows in the room, so you cant get any fresh air. The showers squeak and theres no surface in the shower cabin to put down your things.The free internet hours are ridiculous, paying...More

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    1  Thank mole_inthehole
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you for your response. We are currently reviewing the WiFi situation and the other items you mention in order to improve our product. We appreciate the time you have taken to leave a review and we will take your comments seriously as we attempt...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Positives - cheap, good location, comfy beds and clean bedding, cheap bar and cafe, secure. Negatives - bathrooms are always dirty and, at least where I stayed, there was only 3 male showers and 2 toilets for half a floor (20ish dorm rooms). The 6...More

    1  Thank Big N
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you for your comments. We apologise for the level of cleanliness in the bathrooms. This is an area we are fixing as we speak with more detailed cleaning and more regular servicing. The same applies for the kitchen. As for the long queues, sometimes...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Quite a clean and friendly place with a great location but on the last day, saw a baby rat crawl through the gap under my room door.... Highly unexpected but I do not doubt myself. This is my second time here for a total of...More

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    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you for your comments. I apologise for the mouse. Sometimes backpackers leave food in rooms which can attract these things! We appreciate your continued business. Many thanks

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    It is one of the more budget options around Melbourne, You wouldn't stay there if you were several states of affluent, and generally in life, you get what you pay for. The place is massive, and at times gets really busy in the shared areas....More

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    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you for your comments. Very open and honest. We appreciate your review as this is the type of vibe we are trying to create. It is indeed a big place which does add to its charm. I apologise for the space in the rooms,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • USD 45 - USD 83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
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    Nearby
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    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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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    G900
    Are towels and toiletries provided?
    16 November 2016|
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    Response from CJR1993 | Reviewed this property |
    Towels yes, toiletries no
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    G900
    Hi there. Do you have hot shower? And how far is the hostel from the CBD?
    5 November 2016|
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    Response from Tufel B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the do have hot shower. They r in the middle in the city. Close to everywhere very convinience
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    Qiing
    what about the family room with bathroom? Is that clean and comfortable. Is that a private room?
    19 June 2016|
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    Response from DiscoveryMelbourne | Property representative |
    Good Morning Yes the Private Ensuite room has its own bathroom and is very comfortable these rooms were renovated 2 years ago
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