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The Melbourne Connection

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Room & Suite (7)
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good12%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible62%
8 Oct 2017
“friendly but basic”
8 Jun 2018
“Unfriendliest staff and worst hostel”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Room Service
    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    2 Star accommodation
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    A TripAdvisor Member
    Stenungsund, Sweden
    Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

    We booked a dubbel room, and yes it was a dubbel bed. One dirty sheet two pillows, we got a blanket from the reception, when we checked in, because it can be cold in the night. One blanket for one person. The room was very...More

    2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 3 September 2016

    I travel a lot and I understand that for the price I pay I cant expect much but the standard of this place is lower than a public toilet!!! When I asked for refund because I didn't wanted to stay there as the place is...More

    7  Thank natalka_natkaniec
    Reviewed 26 August 2016

    The place is very dirty. They don't have cleaning staff, they have some young people doing it in exchange for living there. We went in winter and we were freezing. No heating system. The only good thing is that it was very well located, close...More

    2  Thank Gabriela T
    Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

    AVOID AT ALL COSTS! I'm currently sat in the warm eating the free popcorn, watching a classic movie and laughing with the friendly staff...obviously I am NOT at the Melbourne Connection Hostel!!! Arrived to a key that didn't work without 'give it a wiggle', a...More

    1  Thank Rebecca S
    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    The rooms were dirty and smelly. Toilets were even more dirtier, i ended up taking a new hotel as i was not able to sleep in the room, the linen and blankets were not washed at all. Staff was very rude and unhelpful.

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    US$12 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Price range
    US$12 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room & Suite (7)
    Central Business District
    Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
    tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
    feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
    city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
    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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    "better choose a bunk bed located upstair as the kitchen and eating area gets noisy even after 11pm"
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