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Melaleuca on Mitchell

3.5 of 5 Hostel   |   52 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently backpacked around Australia and this was definitely my favourite hostel. The room is basic, simply with beds. The bathroom was down the hall but good. But what I loved about this hostel was that it was so much fun! It's in an awesome location, right in the middle of Mitchell street. There's a pool and bar which sells... More

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

Stayed here for one night before picking up a campervan. We had a room down the back with ensuite. It was clean and quiet. Kitchen not the best. Staff friendly and helpful. Did not use any of the other amenities

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Hendaye, France
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

for me its the best one one bar three pool waterfool two roof top...and all night party dj i meet lot of good people the staff its very very good th room its clean and i like this back pac i pass two exptional weeks in this one if you like party you are in holidays come on guy girl... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is geared towards drinking and partys. The bar is always loud and it does a great deal on cheap beer. If thats not what you are looking for this wont be the hostel for you. The kitchen is terrible (some hobs dont work and it lacks the main utensils you need to cook). The pool is great to... More

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Perth
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

9am arrival so asked when may be the earliest time for checkin. The response of possibly 1pm was reasonable and after confirming my reservation came 'we are a licensed venue so no alcohol can be bought in from outside'. They were the only words of welcome. No offer of where to place my bags, no advice as to where I... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Avoid this place if you travel with your family or your partner: noisy young backpackers (there is bar playing music at the top of the hostel), uncomfortable rooms with nothing more than cheap beds (our was broken) and dirty shared rooms are what you should expect.

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Melbourne, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I stayed here whilst looking for farm work, ended up doing it elsewhere. because of my purpose the place was not ideal, the hostel, is a party hostel, so if thats what you're here for then greatt. The pool area is cool, but the water like darwin is very humid and unsatifying to get into, id much prefer the waterfront.... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is a very central hostel, hard to miss. More of a party hostel, can really only meet people in your dorm, as everyone heads out to the balacony to party. The kitchen is small and all the hobs either don't work, or have little power left in them, cooking is nightmare. on to the good side, the staff are... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

One of the best placed backpackers anywhere in Darwin. Beautiful outside drinking/eating area with a pool. Don't expect to be staying at a quiet place! Mitchell street isn't well know for quiet anyway. Toilets and bathroom weren't the cleanest I've seen. Stayed in a 4 bed dorm, bed was comfortable and the room had a great aircon. Overall cheap rates... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We had a private room with en suite situated on the ground floor right at the back of the hostel. It was clean and comfortable, although the air conditioning unit was very noisy, which affected our sleep somewhat. We are in our early 60's but chose to stay at this hostel as it was practically next door to the final... More

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Address: 52 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Melaleuca on Mitchell 3.5*
Number of rooms: 98
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