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Urban Central

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“free breakfast”(40 reviews)
“bed dorm”(26 reviews)
“free pasta”(10 reviews)
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Close to downtown and southern crossing station! Free breakfast free tea and coffee throughout the day free pasta and rice as well! When i first got here i was surprised by its size-- its the far biggest hostel i have been to-- and was worried...More

Thank Julia L
Response from Jason-GM, Front Office Manager at Urban CentralResponded 5 October 2015

Thank you for your kind review, As we are budget accommodation we understand that our guests want value for money. That is why we offer free breakfast, tea, coffee, rice and pasta as well as a BBQ every night for $2 and that includes a...More

Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Nice accommodation,you will feel like a home,and full facilities kitchen. Nice hot shower,and clean toilet. Nice bar,quite enjoy it. The staff from there is very lovely,helpful. Everyday the bar do have activities. I highly recommend to stay over here. I m staying 1 week for...More

Thank Way Hong C
Response from Jason-GM, Front Office Manager at Urban CentralResponded 5 October 2015

Thank you for your lovely review! We think our staff are pretty amazing too! Always ready to help you make the best of your time in Melbourne. We enjoy providing a comfortable, social and fun atmosphere for all of our guests to enjoy. Looking forward...More

Reviewed 29 September 2015

Good sized rooms, friendly and helpful staff, kitchen is slightly packed at times but there's always clean cutlery and dishes. Free breakfast and tea and coffee, showers and bathroom always clean, little anti social, there seems to be clichés, not the easiest place to meet...More

Thank mary999
Response from Jason-GM, Front Office Manager at Urban CentralResponded 5 October 2015

Thank you for your kind review, We take pride in keeping our kitchen clean. Staff members help at our busiest times to ensure that items are washed and ready for other guests to use. We are located near many restaurants, banks, coffee shops and only...More

Reviewed 18 September 2015

This was really my first time staying in a hostel and it was totally cool. The stay was cheap, the location was more than adequate, and the facilities were clean enough. If I were on a budget next time I came back to Melbourne I...More

Thank Justin J
Response from Jason-GM, Front Office Manager at Urban CentralResponded 23 September 2015

Thank you for your lovely review, We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Our staff do their utmost to ensure that the cleanliness of our venue is maintained at all times. Our rates include free breakfast, tea, coffee, rice and pasta. All linen...More

Reviewed 15 September 2015

Stayed over there for 7 days. The time I could find a long term house. Its was perfect. The staff are so helpful and ready to assist at any time. Also, the breakfast in the morning is just perfect. A must-book backpacker hotel very close...More

Thank Sev M
Response from Jason-GM, Front Office Manager at Urban CentralResponded 23 September 2015

Thank you for your wonderful review! Providing a free breakfast is our pleasure. We enjoy having our guests full of energy to begin their day exploring our wonderful city. Our team is always at the ready to further assist and give guests extra ideas and...More

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Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
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US$51 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$51 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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TeenzDad
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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"Get a private room-quieter & then you don't have to put up with"tv hogs" on the shared..."
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"Don't book the 2nd floor if you want quiet, ask for a room with wall air cond. Corner rooms are bigger by..."
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"Get a room away from City Rd and the freeway if road noise bothers you."
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"maybe ask for a room not facing the busy motorway outside as sometimes the motorbikes were a little loud."
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