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    United Backpackers Melbourne

    250 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
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    • Average10%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “tv room” (43 reviews)
    “common areas” (31 reviews)
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is a wonderful place for a stay... Good experience.... Super nice...Staff were FABULOUS, friendly, helpful, and informative....Hostel is clean and comfortable and has the perfect location ...Highly recommended, would definitely go back.. :)

    Thank Ypiiing
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    All in all - a nice hostel! So the first night was awful cause we stayed in a long term room and it was dirty and smelly. But after that we asked to change the room and it was no problem. Instead of a 12...More

    Thank Alina R
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Friendly, helpful staff. Hostel is clean and comfortable and has the perfect location for convenience! Tv room and common areas are comfortable, and they serve free pancakes for breakfast! Can't go wrong with United Backpackers, would definitely book again!

    1  Thank Kylie S
    Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks ago

    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 4 weeks 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
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    • US$27 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    18 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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