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    United Backpackers Melbourne

    250 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
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    • Average11%
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    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 480 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    United backpackers was incredibly clean. The bed was awesome and comfy and I met some incredible people just by going to breakfast. Also has a great bar just down stairs and you couldn't ask for a better location. Get around it.

    Thank Martin B
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Awesome hostel where everyone is super friendly. If you are looking for a lively but also relaxed atmosphere then this is your place to be. United Backpackers is very close to public transport and shopping opportunities. Have fun and enjoy!

    Thank Maja Vemmelund R
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The best thing that can make your trip is buy having amazing staff, and these guys have it from the full timers to the part timers :) Few things that need improving would be the same that you would find in most backpackers, the shower/toilet...More

    Thank Chris C
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Good location, opposite Flinders Street station. Very friendly and helpful staff. I booked a private room with ensuite, it was perfect with a nice shower and tea/coffee and kettle. My 9 year old daughter was pleased that there was a t.v. in the room. All...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The pillow and blanket here were the best that I have ever had in hostels! Clean environment and nice bar downstairs. Also, the location was amazing too! You can easily get to train/tram station by foot and it only takes few minutes!

    Thank Zuka H
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    • Central Business District
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    April 17, 2017|
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    Response from leah-barlow | Reviewed this property |
    They're pretty big but honestly most of the ladies in my dorm (ladies only dorm) used them for valuables and left our clothes in our bags by the side of beds it was much easier access. Admittedly less secure and 1 or 2 items... More
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    January 9, 2017|
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    Response from Liza D | Reviewed this property |
    Take the skybus to the southern cross station, than its a pretty straightforward 20min walk to the hostel !
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    "4 Bedroom room was good but if you don't mind trading a rougher sleep for meeting people get an 8."
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    "4 sleeper with window and ensuite!"
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    "6 share in same gender is nice for me but mix gender would also have lots of fun!"
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    "I stayed in a mixed gender 4 beds dorm. It was quite calm and seems like they ae rarely completely filled."
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