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The Nunnery

116 Nicholson St., Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Daly City, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent three nights here of my three week holiday from the States. Booked online for one night and once I entered the Guest house where I shared a room with 5 others I booked two more nights. I am one of those people that goes off of 'feeling' more than all of the other things most people might pay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff is so nice and helpful. Always seem happy so see you when you come to reception (totally aware this may just be them doing their job but it's believable and very nice to be greeted with a huge smile). Nice facilities, both outdoors and indoors. The kitchen is waaaaay to small but alright (the trash needs to be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great location near the town and the more unique shopping/ eating places on Brunswick street. The staff here couldn't have been any nicer and are happy to help! Really lovely people. The hostel has great information for where to go and what to visit and has maps printed out for these places. The hostel rooms can be a bit crowded... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved staying here. The location is great! We rented a double room and it was HUGE! It also had a sink, a fireplace and a big window. It was expensive but the vibe was too good so we splurged a little :) Just looking around at all the old posters hanging on walls is fun! Thanks

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The nunnery remains my favourite backpackers in Melbourne - great location in a great suburb, clean rooms/bathrooms and nice balcony areas. I have stayed in the dorm rooms and private rooms and would recommend to everyone.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Housed in a former convent, this backpackers' has maintained much of the original woodwork and the occasional religious print, but it jams about twice as many guests as comfortable into its small rooms and dormitories. We noticed staff cleaning; however, they clearly couldn't keep up with the litter, especially in the courtyard. Although we are about 70, my husband and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Great place to stay, friendly and helpful staff always going the extra mile to make you feel welcome. No words can describe how much this place meant to me, everyone always made me feel like it was a second home. Thank you to everyone who worked there for all the cornflakes(!) and chat :-) If you are staying in Melbourne... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in a double room for two night, and we're expecting two singles ( a twin ) and found a bunk bed. The television had one channel that worked and the door crashed into the wall everytime you opened it. There was only one bathroom per floor, so if you were desperate for the toilet and someone was in... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

The location of this hostel is fantastic, you can take a tram from Southern Cross station directly to the door. It's close to loads of trendy bars and so easy to get into the city centre too. Staff are super helpful. Showers and toilets are clean for hostel standards and it's a fairly quiet hostel after 10pm (no partying in... More 

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Syracuse, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The Nunnery is a cheap hostel (for Melbourne's standard, of course) very clean and cozy. The staff is very friendly and there are one amazing event every day (barbecue for dinner, pancakes for breakfast, film night with popcorn...). The kitchen is very clean, maybe too small but everything work well. The location is perfect: you can reach the city center... More 

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Address: 116 Nicholson St., Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Greater Melbourne > Yarra > Fitzroy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 75
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