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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
Free cancellation
Reserve now, pay when you stay
RM194
4.2/5 (1,594 reviews)

The view from the top was amazing! You can see the whole city skyline. The hotub is nice. This is the best hostel in Australia! They have cabinets with towels and extra blankets for each bed. Each bed also has a personal light and multiple charging ports.

Reviewed on 21 May,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 ...
Europa Melbourne - Hostel
Europa Melbourne - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 310-314 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
RM194
3.9/5 (135 reviews)

no window in the room. Lack of ventilation in the building.. Individual bathroom & toilet units nice touch, are cleaned regularly. WiFi only works in the hall/reception area

Reviewed on 22 Apr,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Hardware Lane and Melbourne Central. Bourke Street Mall and Queen Victoria ...
United Backpackers Melbourne
United Backpackers Melbourne
2.0 out of 5.0 250 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
RM210
3.9/5 (173 reviews)

nice staff and lean room, you would better to prepare a key for the loker.

Reviewed on 17 May,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 ...
Como Court by Crest
Como Court by Crest
2.0 out of 5.0 53 Barkly Street, St Kilda, VIC
Free cancellation
RM210
3.9/5 (110 reviews)

The front desk staff, Georgie and Lily were fantastic 👍 What a great example of good customer service. They recommend the restaurant where we stopped in for lovely dessert. Well done all

Reviewed on 15 Mar,2019
Situated in St Kilda, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of St Kilda Road and Fitzroy Street. St. Kilda Beach and Luna Park are also within 1 mile (2 km). ...
Nomads All Nations - Hostel
Nomads All Nations - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 2 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
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RM174
3.2/5 (283 reviews)

Staff were super helpful and up beat. The rooms were clean and up kept well

Reviewed on 15 Feb,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of SEA LIFE Melbourne and Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. ...
Nomads Melbourne
Nomads Melbourne
2.0 out of 5.0 196-198 A'Beckett St, Melbourne, VIC
RM199
3.3/5 (199 reviews)

Stayed in the private room with own bathroom Bigger then I was expecting

Reviewed on 21 Jan,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Queen Victoria Market and Melbourne Central. SEA LIFE Melbourne and ...
Melbourne Metro YHA - Hostel
Melbourne Metro YHA - Hostel
3.0 out of 5.0 78 Howard Street, North Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
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RM206
4.0/5 (153 reviews)

Nice rooftop view. Not far from cbd. Kitchen is a little too small especially when prime time.

Reviewed on 22 Feb,2019
Situated in Northern Suburbs, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Queen Victoria Market and University of Melbourne. Melbourne Central and Marvel Stadium ...
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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RM118
3.5/5 (30 reviews)

Nice old building close to local shops clean informative close to public transport close to the CBD

Reviewed on 29 Mar,2019
Situated in the suburbs, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Carlton and United Breweries, Bridge Road and Yarra Bend Park. Abbotsford Convent and Fitzroy Gardens ...
The Greenhouse Backpacker
The Greenhouse Backpacker
2.0 out of 5.0 Level 6/228 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC
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3.9/5 (21 reviews)

Cheap place to crash super close to the town hall.

Reviewed on 31 Oct,2018
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Federation Square and Melbourne Central. Melbourne Cricket Ground and ...
Elizabeth Hostel
Elizabeth Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 490-494 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC
RM167
2.8/5 (130 reviews)

Receptionist is nice 👍 facilities are good and clean 👍👍👍👍

Reviewed on 25 Apr,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne Central and RMIT University. Bourke ...
Nate's Place Backpackers Melbourne
Nate's Place Backpackers Melbourne
2.0 out of 5.0 475 Spencer Street, West Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellation
RM142
3.6/5 (93 reviews)

staff are very accommodating! convenient location!

Reviewed on 24 Apr,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 Melbourne ...
Urban Central Accommodation - Hostel
Urban Central Accommodation - Hostel
2.0 out of 5.0 334 City Road, Southbank, VIC
RM234
3.9/5 (350 reviews)

Good location at a reasonable price. Rooms surprisingly quiet.

Reviewed on 18 Feb,2019
Located in Melbourne Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Yarra Riverfront, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and South ...
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      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.