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    The Melbourne Connection

    205 King St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    1/28/2018 1/29/2018
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I’ve stayed at many-a hostels all around the world and this is the worst one I’ve ever stayed at. The bathroom’s are absolutely disgusting (see photos). Like, seriously you feel filthier walking out than you did walking in after a shower. The night staff member...More

    Thank Caribou1
    Reviewed October 18, 2017

    Where o' where do you start with this place? OK first the good. And there is some good to be said of it. Firstly it is cheap. And it is pretty centrally located on King St, not quite in the heart of the CBD bur...More

    Thank Paul L
    Reviewed October 8, 2017

    Great location but very noisy on the weekend as there is a bar next door playing heavy music. people come and go all hours of the night. on the plus side the bed was clean and comfortable but bathroom facilities basic and needed cleaning

    Thank Mal B
    Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

    I went to this place on the 17th May after i booked this place through internet. When I arrived here I found the door locked and a number to call for late arrivals. I called this number and the phone was switched off and no...More

    Thank Darrin A
    Reviewed September 21, 2016

    I really love to stay in hostels, but this one was really bad. The kitchen, bathrooms and dorms were dirty most of the time... We stayed at a 6 bed dorm, but the ventilation was awful. No breakfast. It was the only place where we...More

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    Hotel description
    Melbourne Connection is a small, friendly hostel. Minutes walk from Southern Cross Station. Perfectly based for your stay in Melbourne.
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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
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    "better choose a bunk bed located upstair as the kitchen and eating area gets noisy even after 11pm"
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