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    Discovery Melbourne

    167 - 175 Franklin St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Reviewed 1 October 2016

    I made so many friends in the one night I was there. The beds and room temperature were wicked comfy. Everyone was respectable and helpful to me. I definitely want to go back before I leave Australia!

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    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Exactly the type of experience we are trying to promote. Thank you! Many thanks

    Reviewed 1 October 2016

    If you are looking for a nice place, better go somewhere else. This is not a place were you feel welcome. The manager/recepcionist in the day shift is totally crazy, treat guests in a bad way and might enter your room shouting in the morning....More

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    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you for your comments: *We are the biggest hostel in Melbourne so our desk will be busy most of the day and night. We feel this adds to the experience. Melbourne is a busy city! *Entering the rooms is part of the business to...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2016

    The staff at this hostel were so friendly! But, aside from that. I got absolutely little sleep. Now, this wasn't because of any partying/ drunken people. This was actually because the hostel is oddly full of nocturnal loners. There are so many people that genuinely...More

    1  Thank Lauren D
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you for your comments. At Discovery we are all about the experience and we encourage people to get out and about to enjoy the city. We feel this is what the experience should be at Discovery. If you are after a quiet hostel, then...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2016

    Overall Discovery Melbourne is one of the better backpackers I have stayed in Australia. The beds were comfortable with clean sheets, although in the dorm I stayed there was some marks on the wall, but a good place to sleep after a long over night...More

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    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you for your comments regarding your recent visit. We hope you will spread the word!

    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    Our group of 6 friends turned up in Melbourne in the wee hours of the morning and were looking for a place to crash. We were directed to the Discovery backpackers hotel, which had a room available. While the beds were not the most comfortable,...More

    1  Thank iammanish2015
    Response from Michael B, Manager at Discovery Melbourne

    Thank you so much for your positive comments. Michael Boyd

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$44 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
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    Nearby
    Central Business District
    Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
    tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
    feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
    city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
    throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
    never quite know what you’ll find around the next
    corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
    even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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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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    G900
    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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