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Discovery Melbourne

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167 - 175 Franklin St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
2 Star accommodation
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January 2019. Hostel very crowdy with heaps of people, and ONE elevator working. If your room is on the 3rd or 4th floor, you have no option to go through the stairs because the doors are locked, so you have no choice but using the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Melisa C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I haven't stayed here but visited some friends who had a room here. Rooms are clean but so tiny I get claustrophobic. There's no space to put your luggage. To be honest, I just looks like some sort of crack house with the wooden panels...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 638kelseyv
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

We stayed overnight at this hostel. Signs clearly said “Alcohol strictly prohibited” but everyone we seen was either drunk or well on their way. Signs also said no noise after 10pm, they were still going at midnight and knocking on our doors. Not good enough....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank kyliedev
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

We've been in this hostel from the 14th to the 26th of November. We had to change the room for three times and once they didn't have a room for us so we had to go to another hostel. Sleeping was a big problem because...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

A good place for Juveniles. The place is absolutely horrendous. The staff attitude is no better. They are condescending and make you think they are doing you a favor to pay for your stay. A few rats here and there near the kitchen and the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Discovery Melbourne is a large city backpackers conveniently located right in the heart of the Melbourne CBD. Enjoy a free breakfast each day between 7am - 9am, newly installed Global Gossips WiFi More throughout the entire building, and if you stay with us for 14 or more consecutive nights, a FREE airport pick up from Tullamarine. (*Conditions apply.) Features include a basement bar, cafe, cinema, job & travel agencies, rooftop with BBQs and 24 hour reception with great local staff. For travellers looking to share accommodation we have 4, 6 & 8 share dorms and also 10 - 16 share dorms for those looking for an even cheaper option. For those wanting some privacy we also have basic private double, twin & family rooms. All rooms have shared bathroom facilities, heating and linen. Our events program offers guests many opportunities to explore and make friends! Discover amazing street art & hidden secrets on our free walking tours & head out of the city on our free markets & beach bus tours! Our bar The New Disco Bar has cheap drink specials including Happy Hour until 8pm from Wednesday - Saturday! Great DJs get the dance floor pumping and a huge range of events, such as poker nights, Minute to Win it and Ladies night on a Friday. If it's great coffee & food you're after, the chefs at our licensed cafe serve up delicious food 7 days a week including all day breakfast and some of the best pizzas in town! Our fantastic Melbournian staff will make you feel right at home 24/7. Our overnight security, CCTV, lockers and swipe card access will ensure you and your belongings are safe! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
117
Price range
$12 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
117
Price range
$12 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
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Traveler (60)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
...More
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elzibabi
November 17, 2017|
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Response from Scott_jordan | Reviewed this property |
6.30-9.30
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G900
November 16, 2016|
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Response from CJR1993 | Reviewed this property |
Towels yes, toiletries no
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G900
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Tufel B | Reviewed this property |
Yes the do have hot shower. They r in the middle in the city. Close to everywhere very convinience
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Room Tips
"Stay away from third floor"
Travel66462824667
Nov 9, 2018
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"Find somewhere else. Or at least a clean room with unbroken windows."
Toni1897
May 29, 2018
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"Don't! Py an extra $5 to stay in a decent place"
Z7265HEhannahs
Apr 1, 2018
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"floor 3 has a great bathroom"
Chatoya
Mar 11, 2018
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