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United Backpackers Melbourne, Melbourne

2-star2 stars
250 Flinders StreetMelbourneVIC3000Australia
Melbourne hostel in Melbourne Central Business District, walk to Eureka Tower
  • Free WiFi in lobby
Good7.8 / 10
Great location
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Fantastic service
Complaints about WiFi
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United Backpackers Melbourne, Melbourne

from $24
  • One bed in a two bed mixed dorm
  • One bed in a two bed female dorm
  • One bed in a four bed mixed dorm
  • One bed in a four bed female dorm
  • One bed in a six bed female dorm
  • One bed in a six bed mixed dorm with ens
  • One bed in a six bed mixed dorm
  • One bed in a eight bed mixed dorm
  • Single private room shared bathroom
  • Double private room shared bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory - 12 Beds
  • Female Only Dormitory - 12 Beds
  • Shared Dormitory - 8 Beds, Internal
  • Shared Dormitory - 8 Beds
  • Shared Dormitory - 4 Beds
  • Female Only Dormitory with Ensuite - 4 Beds
  • Shared Dormitory with Ensuite - 4 Beds
  • Twin Room - Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room - Ensuite
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 48 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (18 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol allowed onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
Stay connected
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Shared accommodations

United Backpackers Melbourne, Melbourne’s small print

Also known as

  • United Backpackers Melbourne Hostel
  • United Backpackers Hostel
  • United Backpackers Melbourne
  • United Backpackers


The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AUD 35 per person (roundtrip)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for AUD 0.00 per night (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around United Backpackers Melbourne, Melbourne


  • In Melbourne Central Business District
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground (21-minute walk)
  • Eureka Tower (8-minute walk)
  • Bourke Street Mall (9-minute walk)
  • National Gallery of Victoria (11-minute walk)
  • Melbourne Aquarium (14-minute walk)
  • Melbourne Central (15-minute walk)
  • RMIT University (18-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) 28-min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon) 45-min drive
  • Southern Cross Station 22-min walk
  • Newport Station 17-min drive
  • Spotswood Station 19-min drive
  • Flinders Street Station 1-min walk
  • Onsite parking not available
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

United Backpackers Melbourne, Melbourne

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