We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Melbourne Connection

Save
Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (7)
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good13%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible61%
8 Oct 2017
“friendly but basic”
21 Mar 2018
“Dirty & run down. Worst backpacker accommodation I've ever stayed in.”
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (92)
There are newer reviews for The Melbourne Connection
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
80 results
Traveller rating
4
10
9
8
49
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
4
10
9
8
49
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
31 - 35 of 80 reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Melbourne connection is is very affordable and in a great location. The staff are Friendly and always do what they can to keep guests happy. I've stayed here 4 months so far and have never had a problem. Over all this hostel is very nice...More

2  Thank Louy85
Reviewed 11 June 2014

I stayed in this hostel for 4 months and loved it. It was like my home! Only left because I had too. The staff and owner were awesome and extremely helpful. Great place to meet people with a great atmosphere!!! Perfect location with everything in...More

3  Thank naominf13
Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

Hated it! Got completed covered in bed bug bites. They were living in the walls in the room and the lounge area. I even saw them crawling allover the chairs for the computers. If wasn't for that it wouldn't be so terrible! Needs to be...More

6  Thank Deanhallworth
Reviewed 16 January 2014

I stayed there with friends only a couple of days but it was enough. The only positive things I can say about it: cheap, free breakfast and well-located. But it was dirty (kitchen, bedding, shower) and definitively the kitchen and the dining room were not...More

1  Thank Emma L
Reviewed 2 January 2014

This hostel is among the cheaper and the standard seems to be about average. The beds we had was extremly worn out and the pots and pans in the kitchen are due for replacement. There is no free Internet in the hostel and buying Internet...More

Thank hempster
View more reviews
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
About
Details
Price range
US$17 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Details
Price range
US$17 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (7)
Nearby
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
...More
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Melbourne Connection staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Honestly... nothing!"
Read review
"I don't think there is a good one."
Read review
"Just don't book any room at all"
Read review
"better choose a bunk bed located upstair as the kitchen and eating area gets noisy even after 11pm"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing