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Flinders Backpackers Hostel

35 Elizabeth st, Melbourne, Australia

Flinders Backpackers is located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, which makes it the perfect location for every traveller! Staying with us will have you living amongst Melbourne’s funky café and shopping district while only being a few minutes’ walk away from Flinders Station, South Bank and Federation Square. Read more

83% Overall Rating 243 out of 334 customers would recommend this property based on 334 reviews

Atmosphere 80%

Cleanliness 74%

Facilities 80%

Location 97%

Safety 85%

Staff 88%

Value 79%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Restaurant
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room 1.53USD

Important Information

*All guests must be 18 years or older. Sorry no children.

*All guest must have a VALID DRIVERS LICENCE OR PASSPORT, a credit card and $20 cash security deposit at time of check in. If you do not have these your booking will be cancelled and you will not be checked in.

*Check In time is after 2pm on the day of arrival. Sorry no early check ins.

*Reservation cancelations must be make 24 hours before check in (1pm the day before arrival) via EMAIL. Failure to cancel or show up for you reservation will result in the credit card used to make the reservation charges the FULL PRICED RATE of one night per person booked. No deposit paid will be taken into account.

*Flinders Backpackers is in the heart of the busy CBD. As such, guests may be disturbed by noise due to trams, traffic, and people on the busy streets surrounding the hostel as well as the noise from the two bars in the building.

*There is NO air conditioning in any of our rooms or common areas

*14, 16, 18 Bed Dorms do not have bathroom on the same level as the rooms

*The hostel is not always able to accommodate group bookings together in the same room

*The hostel has strict no alcohol hours

*Weekly rates are available but are NOT able to be booked through Hostelworld, Hostelbookers, Hostels.com

*No luggage room but Luggage Lockers are available for $2 for 6 hours

*Flinders Backpackers has the right to refuse stay at the time of check in

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Melbourne?

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Flinders Backpackers is located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, which makes it the perfect location for every traveller! Staying with us will have you living amongst Melbourne’s funky café and shopping district while only being a few minutes’ walk away from Flinders Station, South Bank and Federation Square. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic 16 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 16

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 3 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 3

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 3 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 3

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 14 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 14

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 18 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 18

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

About Flinders Backpackers

Flinders Backpackers is located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, which makes it the perfect location for every traveller! Staying with us will have you living amongst Melbourne’s funky café and shopping district while only being a few minutes’ walk away from Flinders Station, South Bank and Federation Square.

Every guest gets a FREE breakfast with make your own PANCAKES every morning to start his or her day off right.

We have a HUGE common area for guest to enjoy with a Movie room with a 70” TV and endless movie selection, FREE pool table and a fully equipped kitchen with walk-in cool room.

ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS
Some events we have for all our guests include:
• Weekly Free Meal Nights (Pesto Pasta, Chicken Curry, Spaghetti Bolognaise and MEXICAN)
• Weekly Movie Nights (FREE POPCORN)
• Weekly Goon Night (FREE Goon Punch Friday’s)
• FREE Summer Night Market Tours
• FREE Comedy, Karaoke and Trivia nights at our bar downstairs
• FRE Bingo Night

We offer great value accommodation across seven floors with 2, 3, 4, 6, and 16 bed dormitory rooms, twin (basic twin has a bunk bed and a standard twin two single beds) and doubles private rooms all with shared bathroom facilities.

No free WiFi within the hostel but some of the cheapest Internet around at $2 hour, $5 a day, and $20 a week. Our bar, JOINT BAR located in our building has FREE WIFI available for guest use.

Our rooms: Every dorm room has individual security lockers, fan, secure card entry, linen, pillows and blankets provided. Towels are also available for hire.

Weekly rates are available but are NOT able to be booked through Hostelworld

Accommodation Information

Our hostel is clean and friendly with a relaxed atmosphere and features:

All our guests are able to enjoy our free breakfast every morning in our communal kitchen between 7.30 and 9.30am.

Double En suite Rooms: Double bed, bed side tables with lamp, Tv, heater, fan, small attached bathroom with shower, free towels and linen provided.

Double Room: Double bed, Tv, fan, shared bathroom and free linen provided.

Twin Room: Two single beds, Tv, fan, shared bathroom and free linen provided.

2 Bed Dorm (Budget Private): Bunk Bed, fan, table and chair, locker, shared bathroom and free linen provided.

3 Bed Dorm: Bunk Bed and single or two bunk beds but only for 3 guests, fan, lockers, shared bathroom and free linen provided.

4 Bed Dorm: two Bunk Beds, fan, locker, shared bathroom and free linen provided.

16 Bed Dorm: Please note that there is no bathrooms on the same level as the 16 bed dorms

Location Information

Our address Elizabeth St Melbourne, Victoria, We are located on the corners of Elizabeth St and Flinders Lane. The entry door to the hostel is between the bottle shop and money exchange. Take the elevator to level three to find reception.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.