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I have stayed at Urban Central many many times over the last 6 years or so, for both short and long terms, and I would rate it as the 2nd best in Melbourne, but it is slipping.
The 4 bed only dorms are fantastic, especially...More
2 Thank Michael P
Response from Jason-GM, The Urban Central Team at Urban CentralResponded 30 August 2017
Many thanks for taking the time to write your review.
We are really pleased that you have enjoyed staying with us off and on over the past 6 years. The water issue you experienced has now been fixed and we apologise that temperature...More
Urban central is a small 5 story flat in South Wharf Melbourne but don't be fooled, it is well out of the way of the city. We stayed here for a budget weekend retreat but were not happy with our stay. As we were a...More
The price was cheap (23 aud for a 4 person room) but the room was smelly and really old. The hostel was a bit far from the free tram zone (around 10-15 minutes walk). Overall, the hostel was okay since it was cheapMore
3 Thank Bekah R
Response from Jason-GM, Urban Central Team at Urban CentralResponded 22 August 2017
Hi Bekah, many thanks for taking the time to review our property. Urban Central only offers maximum four bed rooms, so our guests have lots of space and less people in their rooms to share with. So as you said our rates are very reasonable....More
I stayed here for a few months. It's a decent hostel, pretty average. The beds are alright, and if you're there long-term, they change the sheets once a week for you. The bathrooms are large so it's rare that all the showers are in use....More
2 Thank ParisMarx
Response from Jason-GM, The Urban Central Team at Urban CentralResponded 23 August 2017
Many thanks for taking the time to review our property. We are pleased that you were happy with our facilities and that you enjoyed staying with us for a few months.
Hope to see you again soon. Cheers, The Urban Central team.
Welcome wasn't great. They seem to be more interested in chatting to eachother at reception than acknowledging you. My bed had been "made" but there were dirty linens at the foot of my bed that never got removed and there was a nail and food...More
Thank Julia S
Response from Jason-GM, Urban Central Team at Urban CentralResponded 23 August 2017
Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to write your review. We pride ourselves with our high levels of cleanliness and we clean the bathrooms twice daily, so you may have tried to use one of the bathrooms during this time. We also clean...More