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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
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my friend had a provisional booking which we turned up to on Saturday 22nd November, we paid for 7 nights upon arrival as suggested. We then had to drop off our rented camper in which time we had a call regarding a flatshare we had inquired about which have a room available for us asap. Which was a... More 

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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Good location and not too difficult to find. Close to the train station. Got in late and left early. The guy who let us in and out was very good considering we had to wake him up both times. Bed was ok. Only complaint was the noise making it hard to sleep.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

very affordable for a 6 bed female dorm at aud24. good thing is that they have a kitchen with complete utensils to cook for travellers on a budget. plus, they have filtered drinking water and provide many leaflets about melbourne attractions and city map. the receptionist was friendly and did our check-in professionally, he showed us the room first before... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

Had a private double room downstairs but all the bathrooms are shared which we thought would be fine with previous hostels we had stayed in. However I dont know when the cleaner cleaned or whether they had one at all the showers were disgusting. The TV room was outside our door so if you Wanted the toilet in the night... More 

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burton on trent
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Melbourne Connection was the first place I stayed when I got to Australia, I was on my own and was made very welcome, the staff were great and very friendly and were happy to help. I stayed in a mixed dorm and a 4 bed Girls only room and found them both great. I stayed here for almost 6 month... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Melbourne connection is is very affordable and in a great location. The staff are Friendly and always do what they can to keep guests happy. I've stayed here 4 months so far and have never had a problem. Over all this hostel is very nice and a comfortable place to stay I reccomend it.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in this hostel for 4 months and loved it. It was like my home! Only left because I had too. The staff and owner were awesome and extremely helpful. Great place to meet people with a great atmosphere!!! Perfect location with everything in walking distance or a tram stop near by! Would diffinitly recommend this hostel to anyone... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Hated it! Got completed covered in bed bug bites. They were living in the walls in the room and the lounge area. I even saw them crawling allover the chairs for the computers. If wasn't for that it wouldn't be so terrible! Needs to be sorted. Nice staff if the only reason I'd give 1 star

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Canberra, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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Address: 205 King St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 , Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
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Number of rooms: 15
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