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Bayside House
2 out of 5
14 Punt Rd, St Kilda, VIC, 3182
3.5/5 Good! (6 reviews)
"My partner and I both arrived quite late, but despite Tim being out, he was still super helpful with getting us checked in and making sure we were comfortable, and was extremely polite throughout our stay. The room was clean and tidy, and all of the services worked well. Would stay again!"

Reviewed on Jul. 3, 2022

Melbourne Metro YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
78 Howard Street, North Melbourne, VIC, 3051
The price is CA $52 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 4
4/5 Very Good! (233 reviews)
"Usual high YHA standards. Expensive to park in their private car park but you can get 2 hrs free day parking on the street and overnight from 7pm to 9:30am"

Reviewed on Aug. 20, 2022

Space Hotel - Hostel
2 out of 5
380 Russell Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
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The price is CA $96 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
4.1/5 Very Good! (997 reviews)
Home away from home
"Perfect for a solo trip with single room. The bathrooms are cleaned many times a day and the water is always hot. However, the hand dryers should be automatically switched off after 10pm as it is very loud and can wake you up during the night. Great location and very close to the essentials. The ..."

Reviewed on Sep. 19, 2022

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Como Court
2 out of 5
53 Barkly Street, St Kilda, VIC, 3182
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The price is CA $80 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 6
3.8/5 Good! (167 reviews)
"Bathrooms a tad dated, bath shower combination not ideal for easy entry exit. Staff were super, quiet rooms, comfortable beds."

Reviewed on Aug. 8, 2022

The Village Melbourne
2 out of 5
167 Franklin Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
The price is CA $118 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.3/5 (556 reviews)
"Amazing place to stay everyone was friendly awesome vibe"

Reviewed on Aug. 22, 2022

City Lifestyle Accommodation - Hostel
2 out of 5
270 King St, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
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The price is CA $77 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
3.2/5 (33 reviews)
"It is a hostel, conveniently situated and competitively priced. Staff courteous and attentive. Good for a stopover to do shopping or heading to the airport. Would recommend it."

Reviewed on Sep. 2, 2022

Europa Melbourne - Hostel
2 out of 5
310-314 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
The price is CA $76 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
3.8/5 Good! (186 reviews)
"Convenient location to get around Melbourne CBD, appreciated to have fast and unlimited free Wi-Fi, power ports on the side of the bed, and complimentary brekkie (despite cereals, toasts, juice and milk as expected)"

Reviewed on Nov. 19, 2021

Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel
2 out of 5
17 Carlisle St, St Kilda, VIC, 3182
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The price is CA $83 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.7/5 Good! (154 reviews)
"Amazing vibe. Friendly staff and guests. Highly recommended."

Reviewed on Sep. 18, 2022

Melbourne city backpackers
1 out of 5
197-199 King Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
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The price is CA $76 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
3.2/5 (187 reviews)
"The door lock was high quality and convenient. The location was perfect as it is at CBD area has the great things to offer. The things that i notice is the pillow is thin and filthy same way goes to the quilt has stain , door of main toilet at floor 2 making a loud sound when somebody going out and ..."

Reviewed on Aug. 21, 2022

Melbourne Central YHA - Hostel
3 out of 5
562 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
The price is CA $63 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 6
4.1/5 Very Good! (180 reviews)
"Good place for a quick overnight stay, but given it's proximity to major rail lines was extremely noisy. If you're planning on sleeping before 2am, bring ear plugs. Otherwise, room was basic but clean, and bed was comfortable. Kitchen and common areas well equipped and staff very obliging. Easy access ..."

Reviewed on May 22, 2022

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Pegasus Apart'Hotel
4 out of 5
206 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
4.3/5 Excellent! (6,283 reviews)
"Great facilities and very clean."

Reviewed on Sep. 23, 2022

Oaks Melbourne on William Suites
4.5 out of 5
350 William Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
4.4/5 Excellent! (3,432 reviews)
"Rooms were very small and lacked ambience"

Reviewed on Sep. 12, 2022

Oaks Melbourne on Collins Hotel
4.5 out of 5
480 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
3.7/5 Good! (3,354 reviews)
"The door into our shower was faulty. The bed and room were comfortable"

Reviewed on Sep. 22, 2022

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Melbourne Hostels information

Number of reviews 2699
Accommodation 32 Hostels
Lowest Price CA $52
Highest Price CA $168

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Melbourne?
By choosing a hostel you can reduce your spending on lodging and save more of your money for exploring during your vacation. You can check out the art galleries and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms), low prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Melbourne?
Ready to book a hostel? These ones have the best reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start: Melbourne Metro YHA - Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels, desks, and bed sheets. Como Court - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find towels, showers, and free toiletries in all rooms. The Village Melbourne - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Melbourne Central Station and Flagstaff Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar, and a rooftop terrace. Rooms come with showers, lockers, and bed sheets. Space Hotel - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Melbourne Central Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as laundry facilities. You’ll find towels and bed sheets in all rooms. Bayside House - You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find lockers and bed sheets in all rooms.
How many hostels are there in Melbourne?
If you’re searching for a low-cost place to stay in Melbourne, one of Expedia’s 30 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Melbourne?
The weather is important when you’re discovering new places, so here’s a little information about the seasons: The hottest months are usually February and January with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 50°F. Average annual precipitation for Melbourne is 11 inches.
What is there to see and do in Melbourne?
Overall, Melbourne is known for its architecture, art, and museums. Major attractions include Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex. Get out into nature with places like Flagstaff Gardens, Treasury Gardens, and Carlton Gardens. Cultural attractions include Athenaeum, Regent Theatre, and Forum Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around Melbourne while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Melbourne in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Melbourne Airport (MEL), 11.7 mi (18.9 km) away. An alternative is Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), located 7 mi (11.2 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. You can take advantage of metro transit at Flagstaff Station, Melbourne Central Station, and Parliament Station. To check out more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Flinders Street Station, Southern Cross Station, or Showgrounds Station.

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