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    Discovery Melbourne

    167 - 175 Franklin St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

    I've always been used to stay in hostels, and for the first time, at Discovery Melbourne, I was stolen inside my own room! The locker was quite small so I left my shoes and some clothes on my bed, and the valuable things inside the...More

    1  Thank RaizamS
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 8 October 2016

    Thank you for your comments. I am a little confused that you mention that no one would assist you. We take such matters very seriously and do what we can to try to help. I am sorry you had a bad experience. If you would...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    Very expensive hostel with dirty rooms and dirty toilets, cold water from the female showers, cold air in every common area and private room, no chance to do recycling in the kitchen, no internet included at all, very expensive internet voucher. Friendly staff. Good location.More

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    1  Thank noemi1984
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 8 October 2016

    Thank you for your comments although I am a little confused. We do offer free WI FI in the lobby at designated times as advertised. As for pricing we are actually a lot cheaper than many of our competitors. As for the other items, perhaps...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2016

    I made so many friends in the one night I was there. The beds and room temperature were wicked comfy. Everyone was respectable and helpful to me. I definitely want to go back before I leave Australia!

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    2  Thank corkat00
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 8 October 2016

    Exactly the type of experience we are trying to promote. Thank you! Many thanks

    Reviewed 1 October 2016

    If you are looking for a nice place, better go somewhere else. This is not a place were you feel welcome. The manager/recepcionist in the day shift is totally crazy, treat guests in a bad way and might enter your room shouting in the morning....More

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    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 8 October 2016

    Thank you for your comments: *We are the biggest hostel in Melbourne so our desk will be busy most of the day and night. We feel this adds to the experience. Melbourne is a busy city! *Entering the rooms is part of the business to...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2016

    The staff at this hostel were so friendly! But, aside from that. I got absolutely little sleep. Now, this wasn't because of any partying/ drunken people. This was actually because the hostel is oddly full of nocturnal loners. There are so many people that genuinely...More

    2  Thank Lauren D
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 8 October 2016

    Thank you for your comments. At Discovery we are all about the experience and we encourage people to get out and about to enjoy the city. We feel this is what the experience should be at Discovery. If you are after a quiet hostel, then...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • USD 18 - USD 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 117
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    • Victoria >
    • Melbourne >
    • Central Business District
    • Also Known As
    • Discovery Melbourne Victoria
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    Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
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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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    "There are lockers downstairs front lobby, left down the stairs. Do go to the roof at some point. Magnet locks..."
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