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    Flinders Backpackers

    35 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    • Excellent20%
    • Very good28%
    • Average26%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible16%
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    Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Bar/Lounge
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    1 - 5 of 295 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Prefect location, got free tram right in front of the hostel.This is very important. The cleanliness of rooms and bathroom is nice too. Staffs are friendly and helpful. But just one thing, the noise. Our window is facing the bust street. There are bars downstairs...More

    Thank Annabelle C
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Although you have to pay for wifi which is a bit annoying, the hostel is clean, friendly and in a perfect location, right in the centre of Melbourne and seconds away from Flinders Street Station and loads of places to eat. Our room was clean...More

    Thank Ellie M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I travel to Melbourne for work and I've been staying for a 2-3 nights a week for few weeks. It is a nice hostel and I appreciated that the kitchen is right in front the reception so staff can check if people don't wash their...More

    Thank Denise M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a pretty average hostel. It's clean, the nightly rate is fair, the beds are pretty comfortable (but they don't have power outlets, which was really inconvenient). The kitchen is large and well-stocked, and there's free make-you-own pancakes in the morning. However, you need...More

    Thank ParisMarx
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My very first experience living in a backpackers has so far been wonderful in here..so many peoples from all over the globe ....and one of the best thing about this place is the staff team....such friendly and helpful guys.......we all miss MONICA as she left...More

    Thank Eye H
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 20 - US$ 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
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    • Victoria >
    • Melbourne >
    • Central Business District
    • Also Known As
    • Flinders Station Backpackers Hotel Melbourne
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    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (17)
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    Hotel & Grounds (27)
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    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
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    Lyndsey W
    28 December 2015|
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    Response from Sangna U | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Lyndsey The hostel is on a busy main street which also shares the road with the tram tracks. So only one lane in each direction for cars, so unable to stop and parking restricted on nearby streets. There are time... More
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    Tom R
    24 July 2015|
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    Response from FlindersMelboune | Property representative |
    Taxi: from the airport will cost approximately $50 - $70 But you can also take: Skybus shuttle bus service, operating 24 hours a day, picks up from out the front of each terminal and will drop you off at Southern Cross... More
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    "Higher floors have less noise I think"
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    "Smaller rooms are better"
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    "Room 702 has no accessible power points"
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    "All rooms have a good spot."
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