BBQ facilities
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Private bathroom
24-hour front desk
Non-smoking rooms
Luggage storage
Heating
Lift
Facilities for disabled guests

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Boasting a rooftop terrace with BBQ facilities and amazing views of the CBD, Melbourne Central Hostel is situated within the Free Tram Zone. Guests enjoy a 24/7 reception desk and a large ground floor communal area with a shared kitchen, a TV area, a book exchange, a café/bar and free WiFi in public areas.

Southern Cross Station and the Skybus Terminal are only a 6-minute walk away. Guests can take in the sights at Federation Square, explore Melbourne’s famous laneways or visit a trendy bar.

All rooms include bunk beds, individual reading lights, electronic door locks and access to shared bathroom facilities. The dormitory rooms feature secure luggage lockers and there are private rooms available.

The free City Circle Tram and a $5 Melbourne Tourist Shuttle Bus stop directly outside and visits iconic Melbourne sites such as the MCG, the Shrine of Remembrance and Rod Laver Arena.

A range of activities are available, including movie nights, walking tours, pub crawls and table tennis are available.

This is our guests' favourite part of Melbourne, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Melbourne Central YHA has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 4 Jan 2012.
Hotel chain/brand: Youth Hostels Association

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Melbourne, this property has an excellent location score of 9.1

Breakfast info

Continental


Availability

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Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, is possible to do a late check in? Around midnight?
    It is possible. Reception is currently open until midnight but there is an emergency number you can call if you need to check in later than this. Let ..
    Answered on 12 May 2022
  • Hi, are the hair dryers and/or irons available to rent? Thank you!
    Hi! Yes, we do have hair dryers and clothes irons available at reception upon request!
    Answered on 10 January 2023
  • Hi Do you have any luggage storage facilities?
    Hello, We have paid storage lockers at the back of the hostel just past the kitchen area. You can pay with coins or card. Regards, Melbourne Central YHA
    Answered on 29 April 2022
  • Is there parking available and how much does it cost
    We have no parking available at Melbourne Central YHA
    Answered on 14 November 2019
  • can you suggest local bike hire please?
    There is a company called Blue Tongue Bike Rentals (Formerly Freddy's Bike Tours) and they operate in the Melbourne CBD near our property. You can fin..
    Answered on 19 August 2022
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Facilities of Melbourne Central YHA
Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Pub crawls
    Additional charge
  • Table tennis
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
General
  • Adult only
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Melbourne Central YHA takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

00:00 - 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Melbourne Central YHA accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

This property is unable to accommodate anyone under the age of 18 unless accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 21. Under 18s can only be accommodated in private rooms.

Please kindly note that there are construction and development projects going on to the side of the building.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Bar is closed from Mon 25 Apr 2022 until Mon 09 May 2022

FAQs about Melbourne Central YHA

  • Melbourne Central YHA is 0.6 miles from the centre of Melbourne.

  • The prices at Melbourne Central YHA may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Guests staying at Melbourne Central YHA can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Check-in at Melbourne Central YHA is from 00:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Melbourne Central YHA offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Table tennis
    • Pub crawls
    • Movie nights
    • Walking tours