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    The Spencer Backpackers

    475 Spencer St, Melbourne, Victoria 3003, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good22%
    • Average22%
    • Poor32%
    • Terrible18%
    Jan 2, 2017
    “Stay here minimum 1 night”
    Dec 8, 2016
    “Location is the only bonus”
    Free Wifi
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    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    The Greenhouse Backpacker
    416 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The staff was very helpful and caring, the bunk beds were comfortable but rather small (width-wise), the room we got didn't have a refrigerator, shower, sink, or anything, but we did know this hostel was for a budget and didn't provide much. The showers, sink,...More

    Thank AveryPhipps
    Reviewed April 17, 2017

    What a great pub this is! Came across this by accident. Was attending a concert at Melbourne's Festival Hall and we were running late! Was indeed very lucky to get a table! Was also surprised of the exceptional friendly and attentive staff on a busy...More

    2  Thank Donna R
    Reviewed January 9, 2017

    When I first arrived I was greeted by Oli who was incredibly friendly and made me feel at welcome. He was able to provide a map and suggestions for where I should go for things like shopping, food and the tram system which was really...More

    2  Thank ErinBFitz93
    Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

    Meself and a friend only chose to stay here as it was in walking distance to Southern cross train station where we needed to travel from the next day. Other than that i would spend your money elsewhere or just for one night as the...More

    2  Thank Sophie C
    Reviewed December 8, 2016

    I'll start off with the positives. Location is great. Central, tram, shops all close. Easy to get groceries. The main CBD of Melbourne is very easy to reach. The staff during our stay were nice and helpful. They do seem to clean the main areas...More

    Thank Marie N
    The Greenhouse Backpacker
    416 reviews
    #32 of 137 Specialty lodging in Melbourne
     
    Discovery Melbourne
    477 reviews
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    Urban Central
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    United Backpackers Melbourne
    556 reviews
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • $35 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Victoria >
    • Melbourne
    • Also Known As
    • Spencer Hotel Melbourne
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    Room Tips
    "Ensuite double if you must stay here."
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    "Go private - dorms looked quite basic with lots of long term guests staying so not the tidiest."
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    "During summer the closer floors to the ground are cooler."
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    "Request to be away from staircase and reception area."
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