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86% Avg. city rating Rated by 1531 customers

Activities / excursions 88%

Restaurants / eating out 90%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 86%

Getting around / public transport 91%

Sightseeing 86%

Culture 89%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 75%

Customer Travel Tips for Melbourne

Read a selection of great customer tips provided by HostelBookers customers like you

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


27 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Inter city tram is your friend.

Liked: It was scenic, and vibrant.

Disliked: $20 covercharge at most places in cbd.

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


21 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: free walking tour to get a first impression and overview and then just wander through the city and enjoy

Liked: marvellous coffee, beautiful city, free public transport, wonderful restaurants, amazing vibe, friendly people, absolutely amazing city

Disliked: the weather!

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


02 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Mt Martha beach

Liked: Everything!

Disliked: Travel by bus is complicated

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


26 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy the art in Melbourne.

Liked: Very beautiful buildings.

Disliked: Nothing.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
78% Avg. rating


16 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Take advantage of as many free offers as possible, it is very expensive for budget travelers.

Liked: Culture, public transport.

Disliked: Skybus to airport is $19 one way, alcohol is expensive, weather is erratic,

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


04 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Sightseeing is a must..shopping is totally best in australia..

Liked: Free tram zone to the main attraction is the best to visit melbourne..shopping is very cheap compare to sydney..

Disliked: Homeless is very distracting as they keep asking for money..specially at night time..they seem scary when they keep following us..

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


02 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: take advantage of free trams

Liked: easy to get around. looks great, close to sporting events, river is nice. free cbd trains

Disliked: people smoking

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
78% Avg. rating


29 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Partying / nightlife Shopping Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Flinder Street

Liked: Culture

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


19 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: free tram

Liked: street art

Disliked: no

53% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 20%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
53% Avg. rating


05 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: V

Liked: V

Disliked: V

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


24 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Nomads st kilda and street art

Liked: Sea

Disliked: Nothi g

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


05 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Buying myki and going around by free trams then walking on street to each interested destination to observe street art, living style, culture, as well as impressive high building in CPB area

Liked: Clean, good public transport, honest people, and many fabulous high buildings

Disliked: Expensive living cost

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


03 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Do the Great Ocean Road day trip

Liked: The city, its transport system, the sightseeing tours provided, artistic and cultural experiences wetre all excellent

Disliked: Not that I can think of at the moment

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


27 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Use public transport and always be prepared for rain and cold weather

Liked: Organised, multicultural

Disliked: No

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


28 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: walk, you get to see Melbourne has to offer

Liked: Everything

Disliked: No

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


13 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Great city to explore

Liked: Everything

Disliked: not a dislike but couldn't help to notice the tons of Hipsters you guys have in Melbourne on funky single speed bicycles....what's up with that ????LOL

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


28 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Events / festivals Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Pre buy a miki for train tram travle

Liked: The mighty saints played on night and had a good win

Disliked: Melbourne is a great place to stay

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


21 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Free walking tour

Liked: architecture, public transport, cafès, restaurants, lots of free stuff

Disliked: A bit sad to see so many homeless people.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


26 May 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Be friendly to the homeless cause some of them are actually nice an have a good story to tell

Liked: Great people

Disliked: Violence in the city

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


20 May 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: a

Liked: a

Disliked: a

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86% Avg. city rating Rated by 1531 customers

Activities / excursions 88%

Restaurants / eating out 90%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 86%

Getting around / public transport 91%

Sightseeing 86%

Culture 89%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 75%

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