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Discovery Melbourne

3.5 of 5 167 Franklin St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Travelling solo it was great to stay in a place with such friendly staff and hosted events! A great way to meet people. Bathrooms were clean. 8 bed dorm seemed cramped compared to the other sizes. 2 blocks from main shopping area and transport. Rooftop, cinema and bar facilities were all great =)

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, you have all basic facilities(needs) such as kitchen, living room , bedroom, pub and others. Their facilities are maintained well (at least you do not feel upset when you stay). Probably, they could have improved on cleanliness, especially toilet.

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Greater Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, friendly staffs, nice environment... (not as clean as I was expecting... but ok!) A good choice for solo/friends travellers with nice options for entertainment (pub, local trips and activities, etc)!

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel is quite big with a lot of floors. The kitchen is huge but miss some cutely and cups. Overall, good hostel with good location and really friendly and flexible staff. Be aware there is a building being built in one side of the hostel. Can be a little bit noisy in the mornings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I like the location and the stuff. We are Checkin in midnight and get our cards and Can go in very comportable bed, i think. The hostel is very simple, you have a kitchen, in your rooms a bed, in Mixed rooms you Can Log your thinks with your own . The reception guy have give us many tips, where... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Quiet nice as backpackers but European girls who stayed next door to me were very very very noisy that shouting loughing play music so loud at 2am. Kitchen become so Durty and full of people around 5-6pm Nice rest area TV area for chill out They have weekly price and location is very good Linen was clean

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We stayed in a twin room having just flown into Melbourne from the UK: Good points: Beds surprisingly comfortable despite initial appearance Staff at desk friendly and helpful, also a cheap cafe which does nice sandwiches Nice big common area with pingpong table and pool table Free walking tour which was good fun- our guide, Jeff, was very friendly and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Had a great time while I was there met loads of new people, the hostel is clean and tidy could use a bit more modernising in regards to the rooms, new bunks, paint etc. I highly recommend getting a room with its own bathroom facilities as the communal one are not very nice and quite often dirty.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I checked in for 4 days and I extended another 6 days, had a marvelous time in this hostel. The location is superb, walking distance to QWM and Melbourne Central. I am 50 yrs old Asian man and I came to know many types of young people of all nations and they make me feel so young again. Sometimes we... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The lobby of the hostel was quite clean and modern but the rooms were pretty much average and could have been better. Paper thin walls so you can hear everyone whisper during the whole night. The only downside was the bathroom/toilets. The toilets on our level were constantly leaking which turned me off - so I went to the toilets... More 

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Address: 167 Franklin St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Discovery Melbourne 3.5*
Number of rooms: 117
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