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Hostels in Melbourne, Australia

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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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Popular hostels in Melbourne

Discover well-known properties in Melbourne that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 5,486 hotels in Melbourne and price data was last updated on 14 June 2024. The average price for a hotel in Melbourne is .
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270 King St, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
City Lifestyle Apartel provides comfortable accommodation in the heart of Melbourne. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Southern Cross Railway Station.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
4.0
Okay
5 reviews
Location
1.0 km from city centre
15 Charles Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
This comfortable hostel in Melbourne offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as luggage storage and an airport shuttle. It is surrounded by a variety of popular eateries and is minutes on foot from City Circle Tram.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Airport shuttle
6.9
Good
385 reviews
Location
2.5 km from city centre
78 Howard Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Situated in Melbourne, the hostel is an easy drive from Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and provides on-site parking. It is located a brief walk from Queen Victoria Market.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
8.0
Excellent
758 reviews
Location
1.4 km from city centre
24 Grey Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Boasting a rooftop terrace, Nomads St Kilda Beach is located in Melbourne and provides comfortable accommodation. Guests can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Location
5.6 km from city centre
310-314 Queen Street, 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.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
9.0
Excellent
57 reviews
Location
0.6 km from city centre

Tips for booking hostels in Melbourne

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Melbourne. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 14 June 2024.
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
€28 - €97
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Top-rated Melbourne hostels

Browse through properties in Melbourne that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 5,486 properties in Melbourne and data was last updated on 14 June 2024.
According to our users, these are some of the best hostels to stay at in Melbourne. Learn why these hostels were rated among the best by reading user reviews.
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2 Tantram Ave, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
8.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
€49
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562 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
1.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€28
Avg. per night
380 Russell Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
0.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€29
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250 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
0.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€31
Avg. per night

Cheapest hostels in Melbourne, Australia

Discover affordable stays in Melbourne that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Melbourne can be found for as low as €16 per night. There is currently one property in Melbourne that can be booked for this price. Summer House Melbourne Backpackers is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 14 June 2024
At the moment, these hostels offer the lowest nightly rate out of those we've come across in Melbourne. Prices will typically fluctuate depending on the dates selected, star rating of hostel, and hostel location.
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109 Barkly Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
6.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
€16
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490-494 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
0.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
€19
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167 Franklin Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
0.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€19
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197-199 King Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
1.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
€21
Avg. per night
102 Barkly Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
6.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
€21
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13 Blyth Street, Brunswick, VIC, Australia
0.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
€23
Avg. per night
733 Punt Road South Yarra, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
3.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
€24
Avg. per night
17 Carlisle Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
6.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
€24
Avg. per night

Hostel prices in Melbourne

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Melbourne to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Melbourne at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 14 June 2024.
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17 Carlisle Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
733 Punt Road South Yarra, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
167 Franklin Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
3 stars
3 stars
380 Russell Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
250 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

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Other accommodations in Melbourne

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17 Carlisle Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
6.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
€24
Avg. per night
90 Droop Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
6.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
€67
Avg. per night
15-21 Therry Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
0.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
€66
Avg. per night
179 Powlett Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
1.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
€74
Avg. per night
Whiteman Street,8, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
1.7 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
€164
Avg. per night
1 Southgate Avenue, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
1.1 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
€157
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27 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
0.6 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
€164
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Melbourne

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Melbourne to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 14 June 2024.
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Facts about staying in Melbourne

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Melbourne to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 14 June 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Melbourne?

    €41/night is an average price for a hostel in Melbourne throughout the year. Hostel prices do vary, and you’ll find that in March is the most expensive month to book, and in January is the cheapest month to book. Our users recently found Melbourne hostels for as low as €20/night. In general, Melbourne hostels for €40 or less are a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in Melbourne?

    Based on our data, Selina Central Melbourne is the best Melbourne hostel, with a rating of 8.3/10 from 1,110 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Melbourne Airport?

    The Village North Melbourne is the nearest hostel in Melbourne to Melbourne Airport, at a distance of 18.0 km.

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

    The most popular neighbourhood is Melbourne CBD, with 21% of our users looking to stay in Melbourne searching for hostels in this area over the last 12 months. The Village Melbourne is a popular hostel in Melbourne CBD that might be available for your travel dates, though there are other great properties in the area as well.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Melbourne closest to St. Kilda Beach?

    The most popular hostel in Melbourne that’s close to St. Kilda Beach is Nomads St Kilda Hostel. Just 0.7 km separate Nomads St Kilda Hostel from St. Kilda Beach, the city’s most popular attraction. 737 HotelsCombined reviewers gave the Nomads St Kilda Hostel a score of 7.5/10.

  • 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.

  • Does Melbourne have hostels with “Air-conditioned” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, 13 Melbourne hostels list “Air-conditioned” as an amenity. If you’re looking for a particular hostel in Melbourne with this feature, then consider staying at the popular Space Hotel.

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