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3.5 of 5 Hostel   |   380 Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Vandalia, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I stayed at the Space Hotel on my way out of Australia to Thailand. I was in the single room, which was quite small, but adequate for my needs. The problem with all of Australia is finding affordable accommodation and this was definitely a splurge for me as I was headed to Thailand and wanted to rest up. The location... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a room online through what if... Made the mistake of thinking hotel meant you would at least have your own toilet in your room ! Everything is communal ! The rooms are tiny & not well ventilated. Very expensive for what you get ! Stayed at better back packers ! It was that bad I didn't even stay. I... More

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Bern, Switzerland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a family room which had a queen sized bed, a bunk bed and an ensuite. the room was clean and there was enough space for all if us. kitchen facility was clean and very useful. the spa on the top of the roof is really a nice addition especially with the great view of Melbourne's skyline! this... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the executive queen room which was quite expensive and we could've stayed in a serviced apartment for the same price. Although this is a very nice hostel, retrospectively, I don't think it was right for us. But if you're looking for a nice hostel to stay in, this place is very nice. It is clean and the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 6 of us shared a dorm room and were really impressed. Great value, nice clean room and showers, serviceable gym, free coffee, great location etc etc. We didn't use the kitchens, cinema or rooftop pool but I'm sure they were also great. I've stayed in hostels all ove the world and this is one of the best.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is (almost) state of the art and I can recommend it: modern, clean, simple and relatively quiet. Great shared bathrooms, acceptable inhouse bar with good music. Good staff is difficult to find, some staff could need a bit more training. One other thing: compared to the rest of the world I cannot understand why to pay for poor, slow... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The attitude of the woman on the front desk was just appalling, surly and arrogant. Room has degraded significantly since I was here last, Internet is not free and the condition of the share bathrooms is simply disgusting. The noise from the bar downstairs is terrible so you need earplugs if you need any sleep.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Space hotel is a great place to stay with friendly staff they make you feel welcome as soon as you step in the door. The 24 hour cinema was great. Everything was really clean. The rooftop spa just tops it off.

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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're going to Melbourne on your own, this is an amazing place to stay. I travelled to Melbourne by myself for a concert and I decided to stay there for five nights. I stayed in the Queen Executive suite and it was perfect. It's everything you need, the coffee and tea making facilities are very basic however I prefer... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a brilliant place to stay. It has a 24 HOUR CINEMA and a ROOF TOP SPA! Need I say more? You are paying hostel prices for a hotel. In addition the rooms are clean, the bathrooms are private, there is a spacious kitchen, big reception, helpful desk staff, a great bar with darts, pool and lovely food, a... More

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Additional Information about Space Hotel

Address: 380 Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 101 Specialty lodging in Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Space Hotel 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Space Hotel is where luxury meets budget. Being a traveler doesn’t mean you have to choose between a great experience and a good night’s sleep. At Space Hotel, you can have both. Enjoy modern, comfortable accommodation right between the vibrant Melbourne CBD and Lygon St, the city’s most famous restaurant & bars district. Relax, have fun and explore, it’s your space to enjoy. ... more   less 
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