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    United Backpackers Melbourne

    250 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    5 Nov 6 Nov
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    Traveller (43)
    Room & Suite (67)
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    • Excellent52%
    • Very good34%
    • Average11%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “tv room” (41 reviews)
    “common areas” (31 reviews)
    “free wifi” (53 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 538 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    I stayed in A 12 bed female dorm for 3 nights in October. I was very impressed with the hostel, everything was clean and as I was travelling alone, I felt safe and secure within the building with key access to all doors. 24 hour...More

    Thank Annie J
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Quite good for a backpackers. Bed was reasonable to sleep on. The lockers aren’t really lockers as there is no way to lock them - more like a storage area, so suggest to keep valuables with you. Loved the free pancakes for breakfast.

    Thank Annie K
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Friendly and helpful staff and a nice bar and common room area, but they regularly increase their prices e.g. at weekends they charge almost double. I would honestly recommend staying here if you're arriving in Melbourne for the first time, bit shop around for better...More

    Thank Dean O
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    It was a amazing stay at United Backpackers! Everything was clean! I felt very safe because if you wanted to go to the rooms upstairs, you hat to put your room key at a screen! The beds were very comfortable! The hostel is in the...More

    Thank esci98
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The staff are very friendly and helpful. It has great facilities such as laundry, relaxation lounge, bar and large kitchen. It is in one of the best location is Melbourne It has large bathrooms It is always clean

    Thank Gregory T
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    • Central Business District
    • Also Known As
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    Traveller (43)
    Room & Suite (67)
    Dining (14)
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    throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
    never quite know what you’ll find around the next
    corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
    even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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    18 April 2017|
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    Response from leah-barlow | Reviewed this property |
    They're pretty big but honestly most of the ladies in my dorm (ladies only dorm) used them for valuables and left our clothes in our bags by the side of beds it was much easier access. Admittedly less secure and 1 or 2 items... More
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from Liza D | Reviewed this property |
    Take the skybus to the southern cross station, than its a pretty straightforward 20min walk to the hostel !
    Room Tips
    "Second floor was great location!"
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    "near Flinders street station"
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    "105 (12 bed-dorm) is very big and has big windows! better than some 6-bed dorms!"
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    "Good location right in the city. Next to train station. Supermarkets e.g. coles and Woolworth are just steps..."
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