Hostels in Melbourne, Australia

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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
25 Jun — 26 Jun2
Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Melbourne:₹ 237,835/night
Cheapest price found:₹ 702/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Saturday
₹ 1,468 - ₹ 5,856
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₹ 3,313 - ₹ 4,601
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Melbourne hostels

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Space Hotel
8.1 Excellent
380 Russell Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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0.4 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Treating guests to exclusive access of a private cinema, Space Hotel is situated in the heart of Melbourne and is close to popular dining venues and shopping destinations. It has a fitness centre, as well as a sun deck, a 24-hour reception and a rooftop terrace.

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Nomads All Nations - Hostel
9.0 Excellent
2 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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1.5 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Set in Melbourne CBD, All Nations Backpackers - Melbourne is an entertainment and events based backpackers hostel located in a heritage-listed building. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is a short walk from Southern Cross Railway Station.

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United
8.4 Excellent
6 Degraves Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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0.7 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Located in Melbourne CBD, this hostel is a 10-minute walk to Federation Square, Collins Street and the Arts Centre. It is close to St Paul's Cathedral, eateries and shops.

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Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel
7.6 Good
17 Carlisle Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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6.3 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Situated within walking distance of Balaclava Railway Station, Base Backpackers St Kilda offers guests an ideal base while in Melbourne. It is set in the area's popular nightlife district, which is only a few minutes walk from Luna Park and Acland Street.

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The Village Melbourne
6.7 Good
167 Franklin Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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0.7 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Featuring an on-site bar, this central Melbourne hostel is set just a short stroll from Melbourne Central Shopping Centre and Queen Victoria Market. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is a short stroll from Melbourne Central Railway Station.

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Urban Central Accommodation
334 City Road, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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2.0 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Located in Southbank, this relaxed hostel is within easy walking distance of the Spencer Street Bridge. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

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Melbourne City Backpackers
7.4 Good
197-199 King Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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1.1 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Melbourne City Backpackers benefits from a central Melbourne location, perfect for discovering the local bars and nightlife. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi during their stay.

Cheapest hostels in Melbourne, Australia

Europa Melbourne - Hostel
7.7 Good
310-314 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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0.6 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Situated within walking distance of Southern Cross Railway Station, Europa Melbourne provides guests with an ideal base while in Melbourne. This hostel is set in the heart of the city.

₹ 858
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Summer House Backpackers, Melbourne
7.1 Good
109 Barkly Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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6.1 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Set just a short stroll from St Kilda Beach, this modern hostel offers both a restaurant and a bar. It is also within walking distance of Melbourne's well-known tourist spots.

₹ 936
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Elizabeth Hostel
5.2 Okay
490-494 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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0.7 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Elizabeth Hostel benefits from a central Melbourne location, perfect for exploring the local bars and nightlife. Guests can also enjoy free internet in all areas.

₹ 1,014
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Melbourne Metro Yha
7.7 Good
78 Howard Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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1.4 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Located amongst a range of well-known attractions, shops and dining options, Melbourne Metro YHA is ideal for guests wanting to discover Melbourne and its surroundings. It is situated a short stroll from Queen Victoria Market.

₹ 1,092
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South Yarra Hostel
6.8 Good
733 Punt Road South Yarra, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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3.5 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

South Yarra Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in Melbourne. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet throughout their stay.

₹ 2,885
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Como Court By Crest
7.4 Good
53 Barkly Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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5.5 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Como Court Budget by CHG is located in Melbourne and features free Wi-Fi. It is moments from the Jewish Museum of Australia, eateries and nightlife options.

₹ 5,848
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Habitat Hq
333 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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6.3 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Habitat HQ is set in Melbourne and is within a short walk of nearby attractions, including the St Kilda Botanical Gardens and St Kilda Beach. It also offers a 24-hour reception, luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.

₹ 36,416
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Hostel prices in Melbourne

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Facts about staying in Melbourne

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Melbourne?

    Hostels in Melbourne will cost ₹ 3,050 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 744 per night. A good deal on a Melbourne hostel would be ₹ 2,208 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in July may be more expensive, whereas booking in August is the cheapest month of the year.

  • What’s the best hostel in Melbourne?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in Melbourne, Nomads All Nations - Hostel is currently the best, based on 2 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 9.0/10.

  • What hostel is closest to Melbourne Airport?

    Melbourne Metro Yha is 18.0 km away from Melbourne Airport, making it the closest Melbourne hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Melbourne is most popular to stay in?

    The most popular neighbourhood to stay in Melbourne is Melbourne CBD, according to our data. 12% of users who searched for hostels in Melbourne looked for properties in Melbourne CBD. If you’re interested in staying in Melbourne CBD, consider the Melbourne City Backpackers - the neighbourhood’s most popular hostel.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Melbourne closest to Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre?

    Nomads All Nations - Hostel happens to be the most popular Melbourne hostel near Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre among our users. The Nomads All Nations - Hostel has a current rating of 9.0 from 2 HotelsCombined travellers. Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre is also conveniently located just 0.5 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a Melbourne hostel?

    Aside from the fact that Melbourne hostels tend to be more affordable than other stay types, they also have a more lively social scene. This social environment is perfect for individuals, couples, and even families who are looking to meet fellow travellers in Melbourne.

  • Does Melbourne have hostels with “fitness” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there are 2 hostels in Melbourne with “fitness” listed as an amenity, the most popular being Space Hotel (based on user data).