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    United Backpackers Melbourne

    250 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    • Excellent52%
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    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 540 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I had a good experience. The hostel was in a good location, the staff were friendly and the rooms were clean. On a not so positive note, the showers were cold. I don't know about you, but I appreciate having a hot shower at the...More

    Thank Sharifa W
    Response from Elaine M, Manager at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded yesterday

    Thanks so much for the awesome review! I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Not so delighted about the cold showers!! I will definatley agree that is not ok. Did you inform reception? If we know we will always do something about it....More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I was travelling to Melb over a weekend and didn’t see the point in paying hundreds for a single room at a hotel. So even though I’ve only ever stayed at hostels in Asia (can’t compare), I decided to bite the bullet and see what...More

    Thank Emma D
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I stayed in A 12 bed female dorm for 3 nights in October. I was very impressed with the hostel, everything was clean and as I was travelling alone, I felt safe and secure within the building with key access to all doors. 24 hour...More

    Thank Annie J
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Quite good for a backpackers. Bed was reasonable to sleep on. The lockers aren’t really lockers as there is no way to lock them - more like a storage area, so suggest to keep valuables with you. Loved the free pancakes for breakfast.More

    Thank Annie K
    Response from Elaine M, Owner at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded yesterday

    Hey Annie, Thanks for the wonderfuly feedback. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Locks can be locked with padlocks and these are available at reception. I am so sorry that you were not informed of this. I have ensure that...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Friendly and helpful staff and a nice bar and common room area, but they regularly increase their prices e.g. at weekends they charge almost double. I would honestly recommend staying here if you're arriving in Melbourne for the first time, bit shop around for better...More

    Thank Dean O
    Response from Elaine M, Manager at United Backpackers MelbourneResponded yesterday

    Thanks for the great review! We are delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us!! Sadly the prices will be going up all over Melbourne CBD in the summer months. However, we do offer one the best hostels in Victoria and even Australia, so...More

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    • US$ 26 - US$ 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Central Business District
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    17 April 2017|
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    Response from leah-barlow | Reviewed this property |
    They're pretty big but honestly most of the ladies in my dorm (ladies only dorm) used them for valuables and left our clothes in our bags by the side of beds it was much easier access. Admittedly less secure and 1 or 2 items... More
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    Response from Liza D | Reviewed this property |
    Take the skybus to the southern cross station, than its a pretty straightforward 20min walk to the hostel !
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    "Second floor was great location!"
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    "105 (12 bed-dorm) is very big and has big windows! better than some 6-bed dorms!"
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    "Good location right in the city. Next to train station. Supermarkets e.g. coles and Woolworth are just steps..."
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