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Melbourne Central YHA

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  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff and good cleanliness! However, the hostel is very noisy due to 24 hour trains and a busy street right in front of it. The earplugs sold at reception are of very poor quality, so if you're looking for a good night sleep, bring...More

Thank lenalena7
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Melbourne Central YHAResponded 4 days ago

Hi Lena - sorry you were disturbed and that the bed wasn't comfy. Always feel free to let the manager know about things like this so we can check if they should be replaced. Our hostel is right in the city - which is why...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place to be! This is a super modern and very cool hostel right in the city center and in walking distance to everything, and in the free tram zone! The common areas are great, a great shared huge and well equipoed kitchen that’s properly...More

1  Thank Estel M
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Melbourne Central YHAResponded 4 days ago

Hi Estel - glad you enjoyed the rooftop room! The hostel is certainly well located as only five minutes walk from the Skybus from the airport, and with Melbourne's trams right outside the door. Hope to see you again another time.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall good hostel. Took a 3 person in room. Place was rly clean. Toilets and the bathrooms were very clean. The staff were friendly. Location was excellent. Right on flinders street wic was near to all and easy free tram access. Only downfall was ters...More

Thank Malathinc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel is at the perfect location for someone who needs to walk around the CBD. Pros: 1)Walkable distance to Southern Cross Station and Skybus 2)Tram stop is opposite to hostel 3)Clean and Tidy beds 4)Tours facility 5)Free walking tour daily 6)Functional Kitchen to prepare...More

Thank Sudhanva S
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Melbourne Central YHAResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi - thanks for reviewing our hostel. Sorry that you had issues with hot water - we've fixed that up as we know its an essential! Any issues in our hostels, just have a chat with our managers so they can call the maintenance people....More

Reviewed 15 March 2018

I spent two nights at the hostel and I felt comfortable all the time. It was a 4 male shared room but I actually shared with two more people. It is perfectly located in the CBD, close to Flinders Station. The facilities are all excellent,...More

Thank Carlos R
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Melbourne Central YHAResponded 18 March 2018

HI Carlos - well, we hope to see you again sometime and really pleased you enjoyed your stay!

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Central Business District
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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Adeline S
22 August 2017|
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Response from Leah K | Property representative |
Hi Adeline, We have fans in our 3 bed dorms, but no air con. We have air con all throughout the ground floor, plus free Wi-Fi down there, so you can keep up to date with friends and family while keeping cool. Hope to see... More
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DayleD
20 February 2017|
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Response from F L | Reviewed this property |
the towel is so thin, better pay them some money to hire another one.
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Ima E
19 September 2015|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi Ima Yes, our laundries always have an iron/ironing board. Hope to see you soon.
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"Some rooms are large some very small. Try to get a bigger room if possible"
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"A 4-bed dorm I was in as it was quiet enough as it wasn't always full with other people in there every..."
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"if you are 2 go for a double"
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"You get the option of different sized rooms. We had a 3 bed dorm. We were very happy with our room."
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