Hostels in Melbourne, Australia

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Habitat Hq - Hostel
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.

South Yarra Hostel
6,7 Good
733 Punt Road South Yarra, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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3,5 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 
GoodBased on 98 reviews
6,7

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.

Como Court By Crest
7,2 Good
53 Barkly Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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5,5 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 
GoodBased on 374 reviews
7,2

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.

Tips for booking hostels in Melbourne

Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Melbourne:R11 332/night
Cheapest price found:R178/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Saturday
R319 - R997
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R598 - R914
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
8,0 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
8,8 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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Selina Central Melbourne
8,4 Excellent
250 Flinders 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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Urban Central Accommodation - Hostel
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.

Cheapest hostels in Melbourne, Australia

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.

R194
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Europa Melbourne - Hostel
7,8 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.

R210
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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.

R227
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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.

R227
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Elizabeth Hostel
5,0 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.

R227
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Melbourne City Backpackers
7,3 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.

R243
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Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel
7,7 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.

R308
Avg. per night
Melbourne Central Yha
8,1 Excellent
562 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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1,4 km from city centre, Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Featuring a rooftop terrace, the hostel is situated in Melbourne CBD and is a short walk from Melbourne Aquarium. It is ideally located in the city centre.

R308
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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?

    Melbourne hostels are R700/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In July is often the cheapest month to book, and in October is the most expensive month to book a hostel in Melbourne. Our users recently found hostels for R187/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in Melbourne for R522/night or less a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in Melbourne?

    Nomads All Nations - Hostel is the best Melbourne hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Nomads All Nations - Hostel has a rating of 8,8/10 from 1 review.

  • 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.

  • Should I stay in a Melbourne hostel?

    Staying in a Melbourne hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Melbourne tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.