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Darwin YHA- Melaleuca on Mitchell

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Reception is open 24/7 always very helpful. Bar is located by the pool can be pretty loud but doesn't go all through the night. Differently a cool place to stay to meet travelers and have a good time. Bathrooms are clean and showers have cubicles so you can have privacy if needed.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 2 nights before I flew out to Phuket and I hadn't been to Darwin before. I read the reviews and thought this place sounded good. I arrived from the airport on a bus that took you on Mitchell Street, on arrival the hostel had a good feel about it. The guy on the front desk was...

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Tanjung Benoa, Indonesia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for a night. I find this hostel a good one. The staff is very helpful and nice, though the facilities are not as good as other YHA hostels. It has a nice location which is easy to find. I went to the rooftop bar, the sofa wasn't so clean.

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Thank Stella G
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are 85 and 81 and booked into Melaleuca on Mitchell. After some discussion the young lady and young man on reception said they felt sure we would have ore quiet in their motel next door. The Value Inn. We had booked and paid for Melaleuca and they transferred the booking to the Value Inn. This was excellent. Close to...

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Thank elore
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a party hostel but I had no problems sleeping in a private room. I couldn't imagine staying in a dorm. Young people partying by the pool until 4am every night Kitchen is always rammed full of people. Bathrooms need updating and in a lot of cases repairing. However showers are reasonably hot and powerful. Coles supermarket across the...

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Thank Merkulon
Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The only good thing about that hostel was the staff which was friendly and helpful at any time. Kitchen is way too small for the amount of guests staying and is already in the early evening a real mess. The stoves were a disaster, as there is no marking which knob is operating which plate or which position is full...

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Thank benn301
Larnaka City, Cyprus
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I generally stay in low season - I can imagine how noisy and busy high season could be. First stayed in 2006 when the hostel was very new, then it was awesome in my opinion! each time can see a decline as the hostel gets old and not a lot of money is spent to keep the hostel where it...

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

There are bedbugs in the hostel. The Beds are very bad and broken. generally the hostel is not clean at all and very noisy. One of the worst hostels in Australia. Better look for a other hostel or hotel

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Party hostel very close to bars and clubs in Darwin. The kitchen is a massive down side to this hostel as it is disgustingly hot in there and they don't provide plates, bowls, cups, cutlery etc- you have to pay a deposit for them and keep a close eye on them to make sure someone doesn't nab them while you...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Excellent place to have some cheap beers, a swim and enjoy the party atmosphere created by the locals. Get involved with the music, drink specials, pool volley ball and enjoy the true sense of Darwin. Tourists and locals make this place, they enjoy the music, drink and party hard. Accomadation is reasobable but dont think you will get much sleep...

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  • Pool
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Darwin YHA- Melaleuca on Mitchell

Address: 52 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia (Formerly Melaleuca on Mitchell)
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range: $27 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Darwin YHA- Melaleuca on Mitchell 2*
Number of rooms: 98
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“We overlooked the pool. Not quite at the back”
elore, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room not on the fist floor. Do not expect Wifi to work outside of the loby.”
WanderLust406, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“As far from the bar as possible!”
BeanieBear192, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“rooms on bottom floor or down the far end are quieter.”
AmberC28, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you don't want noise, ask a room as far as possible from the rooftop entertainment area.”
ronk88, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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