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3.5 of 5 Hostel   |   380 Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Ranked #12 of 110 Specialty lodging in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Space Hotel is a great family option with family rooms with ensuite, double bed and bunks. It is flash packing rather than a traditional hotel, but facilities are several steps up over most hostels. We had ample towels replaced daily and toiletries provided. We loved the rooftop spa on a cold winters night with views over the city. The location... More

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Langkawi, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was so surprised and in love with their modern interior designed. Best price and best location. Near to city area and it was like 5 mins walk. There is free city circle tram station and Old Melbourne Gaol at the opposite of the hotel. Shared bathroom is clean and the staffs are friendly as well. The bed is comfortable... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I often stay here when I need to get to work early due to it's excellent location. I have stayed in the dorm rooms (4 to 8 beds), the single room, and the queen room with ensuite. No matter which room I have stayed in, it is reliably clean, the linen is fresh, the mattress is comfortable. I recommend this... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed one night in a private queen room, and 13 nights in a 6 bed female dorm. The queen room was really nice and the bed super comfy. The dorm was great with big comfy bunk beds and a huge locker for every person (my backpack could easily fit into the locker, and there was still plenty of room... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I do advise you to choose the Space hotel. It is cheap if you book on line via such websites like ebookers.fr. It costed me 20 euros per night... The hostel is super clean, brand new, very well located from Aldi supermarket, the Imax cinema, the Melbourne museum, the city center and from the train and tram stations. It doesn't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

10 out of 10 Grate accommodation couldn't ask for better Really friendly staff Nice and clean Carters for everyone Evan smokers Realy nice modern cooking erea. Blue moon bar has good well priced food Good specials.

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel is brilliant- We stayed in dorms so I say hostel however it really is hotel worthy. It has everything you need. We were meant to stay for two days and move, but we extended twice and ended up here for 10. The kitchen is top class, and as a backpacker having an actual oven (that cooks well) is... More

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Space-Melb, Public Relations Manager at Space Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Kimberely, Thank you for your kind words. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and can’t wait to serve you again in the future!!!! More

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With twenty boys plus coaches and managers checking in all at the same time it was chaotic, all excited and wanting to go to their rooms straight away..... front desk were so helpful and the housekeeping, kitchen team went out of their way to help us with all our needs. Refrigeration, cool room and dry storage was not a problem... More

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Space-Melb, Public Relations Manager at Space Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Victorian Sporting Group, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. The staff love to hear our guests have enjoyed their time with us and the facilities we have available. We have a great team here and we certainly love what we do. I will be sure to pass on your feedback to them. We... More

Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I call this place a hostel because hotels do not do shared bathrooms, but it's such a good hostel that you can call it a hotel. The hotel was clean and tidy, the shared bathrooms were not dirty and pretty comfortable to use. And there are always plenty of shared bathrooms and toilets so there's no wait queue. Also quite... More

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Space-Melb, Public Relations Manager at Space Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Cabal, Thank you very much for providing feedback on your stay. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and can’t wait to serve you again in the future!!!! More

Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a city with high end hotels and budget hostels, this hotel cuts in between. For very reasonable price you get clean room in a chic hotel which is located at the heart of the city. Although bathrooms are not attached, you have your privacy. The fitness center is also good for a decent workout. The Flinders Train Station is... More

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Space-Melb, Public Relations Manager at Space Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Tamzid, Thank you for your kind words. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and can’t wait to serve you again in the future!!!! More

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Address: 380 Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Space Hotel 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
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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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