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Featured Hostels in Melbourne

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Space Hotel - Hostel
Space Hotel - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 380 Russell Street, Melbourne, VIC
RM245
4.2/5 (1662 reviews)

Located at CBD but quiet street close to everywhere also close to Tram station FREE Zone to get a ride if don’t wanna walk. Full facilities for all needs. Bed is clean and comfortable. Safe.

Reviewed on 28 Sep,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is steps away from Old Melbourne Gaol and RMIT University. Melbourne Central and Her Majesty's Theatre ...
Melbourne Metro YHA - Hostel
Melbourne Metro YHA - Hostel
3.0 out of 5.0 78 Howard Street, North Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
Reserve now, pay when you stay
RM194
4.1/5 (172 reviews)

Nice and close to the city, markets, and free trams. Clean neat and cheap.

Reviewed on 17 Oct,2019
Situated in Northern Suburbs, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of University of Melbourne and Queen Victoria Market. Melbourne Central and Marvel Stadium ...
Elizabeth Hostel
Elizabeth Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 490-494 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC
RM211
2.8/5 (150 reviews)

Opposite tram and McDonalds. Lots of 24hr convenience stores near by. Quiet room to sleep. A large lobby to relax. Functional shower. Shopping centers near by. Quiet/ safer (north) of the city. Small lockers for some items.

Reviewed on 17 Jul,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Queen Victoria Market, RMIT University and Melbourne Central. University ...
Como Court by Crest
Como Court by Crest
2.0 out of 5.0 53 Barkly Street, St Kilda, VIC
Free cancellation
RM194
4.0/5 (125 reviews)

I was allocated a ground floor room at the back of the building, which was nice and quiet, with a new private bathroom. The room was small but the bed was comfortable. There was a nice TV a small fridge and the hot water was excellent. Fortunately there was a window that I could open for fresh air. ...

Reviewed on 26 Sep,2019
Situated in St Kilda, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of St Kilda Road and Fitzroy Street. Luna Park and Palais Theatre are also within 1 mile (2 km). ...
United Backpackers Melbourne
United Backpackers Melbourne
2.0 out of 5.0 250 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
RM225
4.0/5 (207 reviews)

Love it! The room was spacious and clean. Kitchen is big and they also provide some basic cooking tools/ingredients; cooking oil, herbs, spices, etc. Location is super, right in the city. Just across Flinders Station, very near to the tram stop and surrounded by many restaurants, shops and ...

Reviewed on 5 Nov,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is steps away from Yarra Riverfront and Flinders Lane. Federation Square and Forum Theatre are also ...
Nomads All Nations - Hostel
Nomads All Nations - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 2 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
Reserve now, pay when you stay
RM173
3.2/5 (298 reviews)

All good for price. Water could have been hotter. Breakfast appreciated.

Reviewed on 19 Feb,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of SEA LIFE Melbourne and Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Marvel ...
City Lifestyle Accommodation - Hostel
City Lifestyle Accommodation - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 270 King St, Melbourne, VIC
RM184
4.0/5 (5 reviews)

Location close to all I needed, good Korean restaurant around. Clean place, nice staff, bed comfortable, will recommend!

Reviewed on 27 Oct,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Flagstaff Gardens and Melbourne Central. SEA LIFE Melbourne and Queen ...
Melbourne city backpackers
Melbourne city backpackers
2.5 out of 5.0 197-199 King Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
RM256
3.1/5 (166 reviews)

Close to public transportation cafe's shops in the area with walking distance to the backpackers

Reviewed on 17 Oct,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Collins Street and SEA LIFE Melbourne. Bourke Street Mall and Melbourne ...
Nate's Place Backpackers Melbourne
Nate's Place Backpackers Melbourne
2.0 out of 5.0 475 Spencer Street, West Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
RM232
3.5/5 (119 reviews)

helpful and friendly staff..

Reviewed on 28 Sep,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Festival Hall and Queen Victoria Market. Marvel Stadium and University ...
Europa Melbourne - Hostel
Europa Melbourne - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 310-314 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
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RM241
3.8/5 (158 reviews)

Room was ok. Showers were good and constantly cleaning. Staff was nice and friendly.

Reviewed on 12 Nov,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Hardware Lane and Melbourne Central. Queen Victoria Market and RMIT ...
Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel
Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 17 Carlisle St, St Kilda, VIC
Free cancellation
RM72
3.7/5 (138 reviews)

Simple yet amazing room. They provided the ear plug, make use of it.

Reviewed on 4 Aug,2019
Situated in the entertainment district, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Luna Park and St Kilda Beach. Brighton Beach and SEA LIFE Melbourne are also ...
15 Charles Abbotsford Mansion - Hostel
15 Charles Abbotsford Mansion - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 15 Charles Street, Abbotsford, VIC
Free cancellation
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RM129
3.3/5 (44 reviews)

Good looking home to stay in, although I was a bit disappointed that I had been “upgraded” from a capsule to a somewhat smaller room. I was looking forward to staying in a capsule. I met a couple of other people but other than that, the home was quiet and clean. I was able to prepare my own breakfast ...

Reviewed on 14 Sep,2019
Situated in the suburbs, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Carlton and United Breweries and Bridge Road. Yarra Bend Park and Abbotsford Convent are also ...
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The Victoria Hotel Melbourne

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne

215 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
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    Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne

    Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne

    300 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
      4.0 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.2 out of 5 (12080 reviews)

      Atlantis Hotel, MelbourneRM235

      15 Dec-16 Dec

      Atlantis Hotel, MelbourneRM235

      What Is a Hostel?


      If you're hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Melbourne, one of the 31 hostels here could be a great option for you. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dormitory-style accommodation options all offer the following:

      • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
      • Budget prices
      • A social setting

      Hostels are a great way to stay in Melbourne for good value, so you can save your budget for sightseeing. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its art galleries and museums.


      When Is the Best Time to Visit Melbourne?


      Good weather's definitely a plus when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats about the seasons:


      • The hottest months are typically February and January, while July and June are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 27° C and night-time temperatures average 10° C
      • April-June: 20° C is the daytime average and 5° C is the night-time average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 18° C and night-time averages are around 5° C
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 24° C during the day and 7° C at night
      • Average rainfall is 12 inches in a year

      What Can I Do in Melbourne?


      Depending on your interests, you might appreciate these places:

      Top Sights
      • Melbourne Cricket Ground
      • St. Kilda Beach
      • Bourke Street Mall
      Natural Features
      • Royal Botanic Gardens
      • Dandenong Ranges National Park
      • Flagstaff Gardens
      Cultural Attractions
      • National Gallery of Victoria
      • Melbourne Museum
      • Union Lane

      In general, Melbourne is known for its:

      • Architecture
      • Shopping
      • Art
      • Museums
      • Restaurants
      • Theatre
      • Skyscrapers

      How to Get to Melbourne and Around the Area


      You can fly into the nearest airport in Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 7 mi (11.2 km) away from the city centre. An alternative is Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), situated 11.7 mi (18.9 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transport during your trip. Walk to nearby metro stations like Flagstaff Station, Melbourne Central Station and Parliament Station. To see more of the surrounding area, take a train from Flinders Street Station, Spencer Street Station or Showgrounds Station.