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Melbourne International Backpackers

450 Elizabeth St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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Ranked #44 of 114 Specialty lodging in Melbourne
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

cant complain much for the price. our room was right on the side of the main Elizabeth street, so the road noise was quite loud and the windows wouldn't properly shut. Good central location, satisfied.

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

This hostel facilities were kept clean at all times even though it's fairly big. Everything is in walking distance. There is free breakfast including free pancakes (!!!) The not always working elevator and the limited wifi were kind of bothering me. Not a big deal though. It's a great hostel with fair prices.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Super large hostel where lots of backpackers converge together. Traveling solo, I found it a little intimidating and difficult to meet other people, since it is so large and the main common area is the kitchen. There is a nice little side room where some people congregate, but it's mostly filled with luggage and lockers! A lot of people that... More

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Queenstown, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I stayed in Melbourne International for 10 days in a 10person room and had a great time. The staff were friendly, showers were big, and the communal area was a good size. The only problem I had was the fact that my room was next to the toilets, so throughout the night I would hear water running through the pipes... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My 1st time in a hostel and 1st time as a backpacker. I really liked. Good place, clean, very nice people. All customers very kind. Good location, close to downtown, bank, supermarket, cheap. Big common area and clean. I really enjoyed.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

If you go to melbourne you should stay here, no doubt about it. Best location in Melbourne and the hostel itself has everything you need. It is kept clean and tidy and everyone includign the staff are friendly.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

I have stay at this hostel melbourne international hostel afew times (3times) few things have changed, the bar been moved into THE LOADING DOCK__ WHY BIG MISTAKE I was at the hostel 6 nights there was only about 4 people in bar at any time, the hostel always clean and tidy, but, the carperts where very dirty and smells. The... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Large hostel with facilities big enough to suit the amount of people staying. Kitchen always cleaned well and always plenty of tables and chairs. Clean sheets given on arrival and beds probably the comfiest of any hostel I have stayed in so far (proper mattress not a sponge camper type thing) rooms are cleaned every day and bathrooms very big... More

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Molde, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Melbourne international hostell. The straff was really nice and it was overall clean and the rooms where big and nice! The location is perfect, not even a five minute walk from Melbourne central! It's also free breakfast:) Going back there asap!

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Bolzano, Italy
3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I've lived here for 1 month and had a great time here but my rating is between "Avarage" and "Very Good"! I loved the big kitchen and communal area open 24h to hang out with other backpackers. MIB is located in the CBD and close to everything you need! ... Travel Agencies, Victoria Market, Post, ALDI and Car Rentals!

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Address: 450 Elizabeth St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
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