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    Base Backpackers St Kilda

    17 Carlisle St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
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    • Average21%
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    “boozy bingo” (20 reviews)
    “job search” (9 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Rooms look nothing like the photos online. There were black marks all over the roof and walls, the mirror had has something sprayed on it that was left there to dry, the draws under the bed were falling apart. The bar down stairs was directly...More

    Thank Matilda S
    Response from BaseStKGM, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded yesterday

    Hi Matilda, Thanks for your review! To stay at Base/use the bar everyone must be over 18 years old and all of our bartenders have completed RSA training before their first shift so there's nothing to worry about there. Have an awesome trip in Aus...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This place is great if you want to socialise, drink and explore Melbourne. Transport and bars are close and easy to find. They do lots of different activities with a bar and restaurant onsite. The only downside for me was it was hard to get...More

    Thank Ayla H
    Response from BaseStKGM, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded yesterday

    Hey Ayla H, thanks for your review and kind words! Hope you have an amazing trip and keep on meeting awesome new friends! Happy Travels!

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I've found the standard of hostel in Melbourne to be lower than that of anywhere else and Base is much the same. Not only that but it's on the more expensive side too. The rooms are decent enough but the bathrooms are ensuite so 8...More

    Thank Sally H
    Response from BaseStKGM, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded yesterday

    Hey Sally, it seems like we have a little bit of a customer service issue when you stayed, i apologise for that one. Individual charging points, despite being a fantastic idea, is a lot easier said than done and the reason it happens in Asia...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    I arrived at Base on 7th November by. The, 10th Sophie which runs the job searching had found me a full time hour paid job and it is absolutely great. Really did make me settle in Sophie and all the staff at xbase and always...More

    Thank Ash P
    Response from BaseStKGM, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 3 days ago

    Hey Ash, woop woop, you got yourself a job!! What you need to do now is buy Sophie a wine (really a Sambucca) as a token of your appreciation! See you soon and happy travels

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I was not expecting to stay at a Hostel during my vacation here in Australia - but things happened and I needed to stay longer than planned, and it was the only place we could find with openings on my budget. I am 54 years...More

    Thank 294tammyj
    Response from BaseStKGM, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 3 days ago

    Hey 294tammyj, Thanks foer taking the time out to write a such a comprehensive review! We hope that this summer we can start to really dress up the double rooms so they a bit more "hotel" instead of hostel. Hope you enjoy the rest of...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$29 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 237
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    Géraldine M
    1 September 2017|
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    Response from BASESTK | Property representative |
    Hey, there are lots of residential street around us that if you find a car park it's all yours! We also have undercover car parking here at the hostel for $10 per night.
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    Naomi P
    10 February 2016|
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    Response from Rakfay |
    if your staying for 3 nights or more you get a refund on the sky bus ticket to the hostel! it's about $19 just give them your ticket when you arrive!
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    "make sure you ask for a room with air con"
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    "If you want quiet, then ask to not be on the first floor and to be away from the bar. We didnt know better!!"
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    "sophie fun friends helpful friendly clean"
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    "If you can check that the room has what's advertised before you commit yourself."
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