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    Melbourne Central YHA

    562 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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          Overview
          • Excellent32%
          • Very good39%
          • Average19%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
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          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          located in a convenient spot, so host a lot of guests everyday which make the public area seems a bit cloudy and too noise. the biggest problems is that few stuff r not nice to Asian people, one even insisted me to show ID on...More

          Thank Adam L
          Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Melbourne Central YHA

          Hi Adam - thank you for your feedback on your stay. We can assure you that the only reason our staff asked for ID is that we are required to comply with Australian privacy requirements. Mail can include important identity items like bank account details,...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Close to the southern cross Station the Hostel is at a quite nice location when it comes to travelling. Free Tram Zone is next by, major bus and train station aswell. Our great ocean road tourguide told us, that this Hostel is not that old...More

          Thank GrafZahl93
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Spending a night in Melbourne. Pro's: Great hostel, clean room, clean bathroom, free wifi. Cons: if there's a lot of people in the lobby the wifi goes really but really slow, personal experience: for a hostel quite expensive

          Thank Femke V
          Reviewed 22 April 2017

          Right outside the door is a tram in the free tram zone. We are YHA members in our 50s and we found this YHA calm, clean and cosy. The staff are friendly. Bathrooms were modern with great showers. Rooms were quiet. Room 208 was a...More

          Thank VictoriaRev
          Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

          My first time to do and stay in a backpackers hotel. The experience changed my perception about this type of accomodation and YHA Central Melbourne does not belong to the stereotype. Reception was fast and and receptionists were very accomodating, friendly and nice. Rooms were...More

          Thank Daniel A
          Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Melbourne Central YHA

          Hi Daniel We're really happy you enjoyed your first stay in a YHA. Don't be a stranger - there are more than 80 other YHAs around Australia so we'd love to see you at another hostel soon.

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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$24 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 72
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          DayleD
          Do you provide towels
          21 February 2017|
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          Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
          Hi Dayle All private rooms have towels provided. Guests in multi share rooms need to either bring their own towel, or can hire one at reception for a small charge. Looking forward to having you to stay soon.
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          Ima E
          Hi, do you have any ironing/pressing facility in the laundrette?
          19 September 2015|
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          Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
          Hi Ima Yes, our laundries always have an iron/ironing board. Hope to see you soon.
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          nmdy853
          Can I upgrade the room to private room with bathroom if I take the Melbourne and Great Ocean Road tour for example?
          27 July 2015|
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          Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
          Just contact the hostel direct and they'll be able to help you out with this. The travel packages on our site including multi-share accommodation, so you would need to pay the cost of the upgrade to a private room. Just give... More
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