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    Urban Central

    334 City Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent35%
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    • Average15%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible7%
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    “free breakfast” (40 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (25 reviews)
    “free pasta” (10 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Very close to the convention centre, central train station (connected to the airport) and CBD. Great position. MC café 1 min walking. Good price for location. Bedroom and ensuite very essential, reasonably cleaned, towels and soap bars provided (you can ask hairdryer at the reception).

    1  Thank Ylenia P
    Response from Jason-GM, Front of House at Urban CentralResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Ylenia, Many thanks for taking the time to write you review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our convenient location and our facilities. Hope to we can welcome you back when next staying in Melbourne. Cheers, the Urban Central team.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I was surprised that this is one of the cheaper hostels in Melbourne’s CBD as it’s a really nice place to stay. The rooms are a good size with huge lockers & the bathrooms are big & kept very clean. Staff were helpful & the...More

    1  Thank Ayla111
    Response from Jason-GM, Manager at Urban CentralResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi there, Many thanks for taking the time to review Urban Central. We are really pleased you stayed with us again and appreciate your feedback regarding our friendly staff, facilities and cleanliness. We hope you stay us again if you come back to Melbourne...otherwise Happy...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    Urban Central is one of the best hostels I've been so far. It looks fairly new, the rooms and facilities all round the place are great, comfortable and super clean ! The dorms are very spacious, reason why I booked this hostel on the 1st...More

    1  Thank Glaadz33
    Response from Jason-GM, Front of house at Urban CentralResponded 2 October 2017

    Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to review our Urban Central. We are really pleased that you had a great time our venue and enjoyed the facilities, our high standard of cleanliness and our handy location. I will pass your feedback onto Hugh...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    The location and the room are ok, but the service was poor with impatient staff. Most of them are nice but I still encountered two unfriendly receptionists during my 4 nights stay. The receptionist when I checked in did not introduce all functional areas in...More

    1  Thank o0u0o
    Response from Jason-GM, The Urban Central Team at Urban CentralResponded 18 September 2017

    Good afternoon and many thanks for taking the time to review our property. We are pleased that you enjoyed our location however disappointed that you were unhappy with a couple of our staff. Urban Central prides itself for offering a high level of customer service,...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    I have stayed at Urban Central many many times over the last 6 years or so, for both short and long terms, and I would rate it as the 2nd best in Melbourne, but it is slipping. The 4 bed only dorms are fantastic, especially...More

    1  Thank Michael P
    Response from Jason-GM, The Urban Central Team at Urban CentralResponded 31 August 2017

    Hi Michael, Many thanks for taking the time to write your review. We are really pleased that you have enjoyed staying with us off and on over the past 6 years. The water issue you experienced has now been fixed and we apologise that temperature...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$63 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    27 July 2016|
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    Response from lwm89 | Reviewed this property |
    I left my bags in the luggage room a few months back when we arrived early. It was crowded but we didn't have any problems finding enough room. I wouldn't worry about it too much.
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