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Melbourne Metro YHA

78 Howard St., Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia (Formerly Queensberry Hill YHA)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel was always clean and the staff were friendly and helpful (they managed to change my friend's room so that she could share with me as we had booked separately - much appreciated!). I stayed in a 4 bed female dorm and we had lockers beside our beds and reading lights (which are always handy when you don't want... More

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was seeking a private room convenient for city and cheaper than hotels - this served the purpose well. Handy for trams and only short journeys to Flagstaff or Flinders St stations. Also within walking distance of some of Melbourne's great coffee houses, such as Di Bella on Leveson St. Was sceptical about the location being quiet, but not being too... More

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

As we arrived in Melbourne, very comfortable with two Airporter-Bus directly to Hostel, we've been very tired. We had a 4-Bed-Mixed-Room. We slept very good. The staff at the reception is very friendly and we got lot's of helpful hints for town. The kitchen is huge and crowded and not always the cleanest, but that is because of so many... More

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Mortlake, Victoria, Australia
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54 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This place is clean, tidy and seems to be well maintained. But it's so noisy. The walls are no barrier to the sounds that carry between them. People are on the go 24 hours here and it seems like they're telling to each other. I asked my neighbours to keep the noise down at 1:30 am and I was grateful... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

It's awful that I was mislead that on the level of the dorm room I was staying that there's no shared t.v lounge room(like on all the levels-only a t.v room on level 3 & on the ground floor that don't turn into all the major channels),but when I watch regular shows the channels won't tune into them!The showers were... More

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Christina H, Public Relations Manager at Melbourne Metro YHA, responded to this review

We’re sorry to hear that your stay was not as great as possible. Guests enjoying the hostel is important to us so we will pass your review onto the manager to be used as part of our continual improvement program. Cleanliness is also very important to us so if you ever have this problem again, please don’t hesitate to report... More

Adelaide, Australia
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

There's nothing wrong with this hostel. Sure it's a little old and worn out but it's the location that sucks. There's a decent cafe within the hostel but if that's shut it's a fair old hike to get food. The highlight is the roof area. The common areas downstairs are just too small, especially when the dinning area is reserved... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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52 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Stayed for 8 nights in an 8 share dorm while visiting Melbourne. Hostel has great facilities: big kitchen & dining area, big common room downstairs, good sized TV/reading room, another common room. My only criticisms are: (1) toilets can get quite grotty (2) walls and doors throughout hostel are grimy so could do with a sugar soap (3) shower cubicles... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Small,very basic room but was sufficient for our needs as we did not spend much time in it Handy to get to a concert in Melbourne zoo but quite a hike to other places, could be noisy at times but not unbearably so. The bed was ok, not especially comfortable but not horrible either,however the shower badly needs updating, no... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I don't know if it was because it was winter or because it's not the central yha but this hostel was empty, me and my friend had a 8 bed dorm to ourselves the whole weekend which we thought was great. It really close to central took us five minutes to walk in the main shopping district and right next... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I stayed here several times in August 2014. The great thing for me at that time was the secure carpark. Period. It did have a very good kitchen and laundry facility too. Wifi was avalable and was the BEST available in the 8+ yha hostels I stayed at in OZ this year.

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Address: 78 Howard St., Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia (Formerly Queensberry Hill YHA)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > North Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 360
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