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King St Backpackers - Hostel, Melbourne

2.5-star2.5 stars
197-199 King StreetMelbourneVIC3000Australia

City-center hostel within easy reach of Melbourne Aquarium
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
Good6.4 / 10
Great location
Fantastic service
Regular internet service
Could use a good cleaning
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King St Backpackers - Hostel, Melbourne

from $23
  • Mixed Dormitory - 4 Beds
  • Female Dormitory - 4 Beds
  • Female Dormitory - 6 Beds
  • Mixed Dormitory - 6 Beds
  • Mixed Dormitory - 16 Beds
  • Female Dormitory - 16 Beds
  • Twin Room - Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room - Shared Bathroom
  • Triple Room - Shared Bathroom
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 27 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 10 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Caters to adults only
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
Working away
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

King St Backpackers - Hostel, Melbourne’s small print

Also known as

  • King St Backpackers
  • King St Backpackers Hostel
  • King St Backpackers Hostel Melbourne
  • King St Backpackers Melbourne

Optional extras

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

Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 0 and 12 costs AUD 0.00 (roundtrip)

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 King St Backpackers - Hostel, Melbourne


  • In Melbourne Central Business District
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground (37-minute walk)
  • Melbourne Aquarium (9-minute walk)
  • Etihad Stadium (9-minute walk)
  • Bourke Street Mall (14-minute walk)
  • Melbourne Central (16-minute walk)
  • Queen Victoria Market (18-minute walk)
  • Eureka Tower (21-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) 23-min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon) 44-min drive
  • Southern Cross Station 20-min walk
  • Newport Station 13-min drive
  • Essendon Station 13-min drive
  • Flinders Street Station 19-min walk
  • Airport shuttle

King St Backpackers - Hostel, Melbourne

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