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The Melbourne Connection

205 King St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 , Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

The dirtiest hostel I have stayed at, it stinks, noisy, kitchen is a bacteria feast, I come out the shower dirtier then when I went in, sheets are stained, they clean once a week around the hostel. To be honest I don't think it's been cleaned for a month. It's cheap for a reason, I am sorry I booked a... More

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Canberra, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I stayed there with friends only a couple of days but it was enough. The only positive things I can say about it: cheap, free breakfast and well-located. But it was dirty (kitchen, bedding, shower) and definitively the kitchen and the dining room were not big enough for the capacity of the hostel. Once we had to wait one hour... More

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Bergen, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This hostel is among the cheaper and the standard seems to be about average. The beds we had was extremly worn out and the pots and pans in the kitchen are due for replacement. There is no free Internet in the hostel and buying Internet is rather expensive. On the pluss side, hostel semed quiet, but if you're in the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

During our stay at this hostel on 20 Oct, the place is not so convenience or clean to stay. The room is so not clean, bed sheet damn smelly, dirty etc. The share bathroom are not clean and dirty. The Kitchen is so messy and rubbish is every where. Not recommend for family or even for a backpacker. Mid-night, peoples... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in Melbourne Connection for two nights, thank goodness it wasn't longer. The kitchen area is not somewhere I would want to store or prepare food. The shower / toilet facilities are awful. There was urine on the toilet every time you went in and a hole in the ceiling. The 'lounge' area provides a space for people to... More

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Vicenza, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

we were four girls. Firstly, they gave us a 6 bed-room in the basement, no window, no air, in horrible hygienic conditions. There were 3 boys in the room, so they overbooked the room. We were lucky that a couple of girls canceled their reservation so we took their room, where a couple was living sharing the same bed (it... More

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Melbourne, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I've stayed in many a rustic hostel, but this place was super sketchy. The receptionist basically tossed a sheet at me when I arrived and went back to whatever he was doing. My bunk had no pillow. Security is lax, to say the least. There is staff there overnight as far as I could tell. All you need is a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

I really did not like my stay here. Luckily it was only for 1 night. My room was dirty - lots of rubbish everywhere and old clothes that no one in my room claimed as theirs. There were too few bathrooms, I had to queue to shower in the morning and the bathroom I used was dirty. The kitchen was... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

We booked four nights on this hostel, but left after the first. They had overbooked, so the two of us had to share one bed with no sheets. There were bed bugs, no air-condition, the bathrooms hadn't been cleaned in weeks and the staff in the reception was very unprofessional. We were promised a refund but still haven't received any... More

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Melbourne Connection is a very economical place with all facilities, Neat and Clean, Staff is very cooperative .. It is more affordable if you traveling in group as they have great tour deals, moreover they also offer sight tours comparatively in a low price from others .. 3 cheers to Melbourne Connection :-) Shabbir

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Address: 205 King St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 , Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
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Ranked #92 of 101 Specialty lodging in Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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