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    Discovery Melbourne

    167 - 175 Franklin St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good30%
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    Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    Dirty everywhere ! Bathroom, kitchen and room. No place in the fridges. Full as never. Free breakfast already finish at 9. Wee odor in the ladies. No fan in the room. Wifi available only from 10am to 5pm.More

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

    Thank you for your comments. We are looking into the WI FI issue as we speak. As for the cleanliness, I completely agree. We have already commenced a thorough, building wide clean of all areas to bring it back up to standard! Most notably the...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    I was doing a backpacking trip all across Australia and Discovery was without a doubt the worst hostel I stayed in during the entire trip. Although the rooms and lockers served their purpose, the hostel definitely needs some work. Firstly, it desperately needs air conditioning!...More

    2  Thank kateO5045QH
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 23 April 2017

    Thank you. I apologise that you did not enjoy your stay. We now have free WI FI in the lobby 24/7 in response to general comments recently. We are also effecting some nice changes to various parts of the building, again in response to comments....More

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    I sincerely regret that I did not read the evaluations here before booking, because this was bad. The one bathroom on our floor was extremely dirty and there were ugly stains of semen and urin all over the walls in the toilet. We booked a...More

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    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 23 April 2017

    Thank you. As you suggest, it is always more beneficial to talk to someone during your stay and not wait until the end. We never blame customers for our reviews and are aware that we have some work to do but it is always difficult...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    Everything ok, except it was too hot in bedrooms. Attention should also be paid for the eradication of mice. The extra provision of supplying locks and keys for room lockers. USB fittings etc for the use of computers and the charging of mobile phones.

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    2  Thank Alex K
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 23 April 2017

    Thank you for your comments. We will be adding many new and exciting features when we commence renovations. I appreciate your review. Many thanks

    Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

    Would not stay here again! I'm grateful for finding a bed for the weekend as the Grand Prix was on and our hostel was full so we came here as was the only place available. We new the reviews weren't great but had no choice....More

    2  Thank BeckySJ
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery MelbourneResponded 23 April 2017

    Thank you. As you suggest Grand Prix is always a crazy time. We do clean the kitchen regularly however it can get messy when guests are not doing the right thing and washing their dishes and cleaning up after themselves. And if you do book...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$ 19 - US$ 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 117
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    • Central Business District
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    Response from CJR1993 | Reviewed this property |
    Towels yes, toiletries no
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    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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    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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