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    Discovery Melbourne

    167 - 175 Franklin St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 102
          US$ 32
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          Overview
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          Reviewed 9 May 2017

          having booked a room with it's own shower 8 days prior to getting there,the staff stated that they "gave" the room to a group as there were lots of them and they said they would not stay if they could not have these rooms.When I...More

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          Response from Discovery167, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 4 weeks ago

          Thank you for the review. I need to follow up on why we gave your room away. How did you book it? We definitely could have handled this issue in a better way. I do apologize, we will be using this as a training exercise...More

          Reviewed 15 April 2017

          Very poor comfort,safety and friendliness. The Beds squeak. You can't open the windows in the room, so you cant get any fresh air. The showers squeak and theres no surface in the shower cabin to put down your things.The free internet hours are ridiculous, paying...More

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          Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 19 April 2017

          Thank you for your response. We are currently reviewing the WiFi situation and the other items you mention in order to improve our product. We appreciate the time you have taken to leave a review and we will take your comments seriously as we attempt...More

          Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

          Positives - cheap, good location, comfy beds and clean bedding, cheap bar and cafe, secure. Negatives - bathrooms are always dirty and, at least where I stayed, there was only 3 male showers and 2 toilets for half a floor (20ish dorm rooms). The 6...More

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          Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 19 April 2017

          Thank you for your comments. We apologise for the level of cleanliness in the bathrooms. This is an area we are fixing as we speak with more detailed cleaning and more regular servicing. The same applies for the kitchen. As for the long queues, sometimes...More

          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          Quite a clean and friendly place with a great location but on the last day, saw a baby rat crawl through the gap under my room door.... Highly unexpected but I do not doubt myself. This is my second time here for a total of...More

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          Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 19 April 2017

          Thank you for your comments. I apologise for the mouse. Sometimes backpackers leave food in rooms which can attract these things! We appreciate your continued business. Many thanks

          Reviewed 9 April 2017

          It is one of the more budget options around Melbourne, You wouldn't stay there if you were several states of affluent, and generally in life, you get what you pay for. The place is massive, and at times gets really busy in the shared areas....More

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          Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 19 April 2017

          Thank you for your comments. Very open and honest. We appreciate your review as this is the type of vibe we are trying to create. It is indeed a big place which does add to its charm. I apologise for the space in the rooms,...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 19 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 117
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          • Central Business District
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          G900
          Are towels and toiletries provided?
          16 November 2016|
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          Response from CJR1993 | Reviewed this property |
          Towels yes, toiletries no
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          Hi there. Do you have hot shower? And how far is the hostel from the CBD?
          5 November 2016|
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          Response from Tufel B | Reviewed this property |
          Yes the do have hot shower. They r in the middle in the city. Close to everywhere very convinience
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          Qiing
          what about the family room with bathroom? Is that clean and comfortable. Is that a private room?
          19 June 2016|
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          Response from DiscoveryMelbourne | Property representative |
          Good Morning Yes the Private Ensuite room has its own bathroom and is very comfortable these rooms were renovated 2 years ago
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