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    Discovery Melbourne

    167 - 175 Franklin St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    • Excellent12%
    • Very good30%
    • Average22%
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    • Terrible18%
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    “bar downstairs” (12 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 455 reviews

    Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

    I’ve backpacked all over the world and this is one of the worst hostels ever! Its a massive multi-story factory like hostel, filthy dirty from top to toe with rude and incompetent staff. Tiny rooms, rickety metal bunks, lumpy mattresses, peeling paint, RANK carpet. Stayed...More

    3  Thank Sheri G
    Response from Jessica S, Front Office Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 28 November 2017

    I'm sorry to hear about your negative experience and sincerely apologise. Discovery Melbourne has recently been taken under by new management and within this transition we implemented a new reservation system that our staff are still finding their feet around. In regards to the keys,...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

    All the rooms are dirty and smell bad: bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. The bathroom has also a smell of urine and is not often cleaned up. It's a mess in the kitchen, there are not enough ustensils and it's difficult to cook and eat properly...More

    1  Thank Marin D
    Response from Jessica S, Front Office Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 28 November 2017

    I'm sorry to hear about your negative experience and sincerely apologise. I will address these issues with our House Keeping department. Thank you

    Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

    Staff have no idea about the hostel or it’s rooms and definitely cannot use their own computer systems. People walk into your private room because reception didn’t bother to tell you they’d moved you and had given the key to someone else. One person at...More

    1  Thank Scott_jordan
    Response from Jessica S, Front Office Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 28 November 2017

    I'm sorry to hear about your negative experience and sincerely apologise. Discovery Melbourne has recently been taken under by new management and within this transition we implemented a new reservation system that our staff are still finding their feet around. Thank you,

    Reviewed 9 November 2017

    I realise this is a hostel and it's cheep, but there are standards. I arrived at night and was told to choose a bed with no name tag, so I did. I though it was clean. Come to find out in the morning, the bedding...More

    1  Thank Rebecca U
    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    The hostel is nice and the people are nice. It’s not the best hostel I have stayed in but I did find it cheap and clean which to be honest that’s all u really want from a place ur just stopping off for a night...More

    1  Thank Craig M
    Response from Jessica S, Front Office Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 28 November 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We hope to welcome you back in the future.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • USD 20 - USD 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 117
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    elzibabi
    17 November 2017|
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    Response from Scott_jordan | Reviewed this property |
    6.30-9.30
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    16 November 2016|
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    Response from CJR1993 | Reviewed this property |
    Towels yes, toiletries no
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    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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