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Discovery Melbourne

Hostel | 167 Franklin Street, Melbourne, Australia VIC 3000

77.0% Overall Rating

403 out of 580 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (21/06/2014)

"Very helpful and friendly staff. Clean bathrooms and plenty of showers and toilets."

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 12.22
  • Towel USD 4.70

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Please note: A one nights cancellation fee applies to any reservation cancelled within 24 hours of arrival. Any guest under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their legal guardian. Any guests under 18 must be in a private room. * All guests must provide a passport or Valid Australian Identification on arrival. All credit card or Eftpos transactions will incur a 3% surcharge. A $10 key deposit is required by each guests on arrival, and will be refunded upon checkout once the Bed Tag and Keys are returned – Checkout time is 10am, unless you have arranged a late checkout the previous day your $10.00 key deposit will not be refunded. All bookings of 11 or more people are considered a group and must book through our Discovery Melbourne Groups department as different terms & conditions apply, please contact them directly on stay@discoverymelbourne.com. Individuals that book as a group of 4-10 people are required to pay a $100 bond on arrival. We offer a FREE airport pick up from Tullamarine for all guests who stay 3 or more consecutive nights. If you arrive between 5am and 9pm simply go to bus zone 2 or 5 and jump on the STAR BUS. Tickets are $13 per person however if you stay 3 nights or more with us this will be refunded on check out when you present your receipt. These transfers are not applicable to groups of 11 or more this must be arranged again thru our Inhouse Groups Department.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Melbourne?

Contact us directly

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Overview

Discovery Melbourne is on the edge of the CBD in the quieter part of town, but walking distance to all the action so it makes us your perfect base for exploring the city and beyond. Close to café-filled laneways, cool bars, markets (Queen Victoria right around the corner) and spacious parks, it’s the perfect hostel in our city that never sits still. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Continental breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

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16 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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12 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Twin (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

Double (Shared bathroom)

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Family Room (Private bathroom)

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About Discovery Melbourne

We offer many room types to suit every traveler!

We have cheap rooms, clean beds and dirty fun, offering the international backpacker or local traveller all the comforts they need. Our dorms range from 4 to 16 beds, plus options for those wanting a little privacy with double, twin and ensuite private rooms. Every bed boasts 9 inches of mattress heaven along with a thick doona (what aussies call a duvet) clean bathrooms with never ending hot water and FREE breakfast every morning!

STAY WITH US AND GET:
Our passionate and famously friendly staff here for you 24 hours a day
Overnight security and no curfew
In house Cafe and Bar
Massive bean bag cinema
Astro turf rooftop with BBQ’s and sun loungers
Backpackers World Travel in our lobby
Job search help and access to RSA, RSG and other courses
Guest Kitchen and Laundry to make you feel right at home (minus your mum!)

Accommodation Information

Discovery Melbourne – Melbourne Backpackers
Discovery Melbourne is on the edge of the CBD in the quieter part of town, but walking distance to all the action so it makes us your perfect base for exploring the city and beyond. Close to café-filled laneways, cool bars, markets (Queen Victoria right around the corner) and spacious parks, it’s the perfect hostel in our city that never sits still.

We have cheap rooms, clean beds and dirty fun!

Our Melbourne backpackers offers the international or local traveller all the comforts they need. Our dorms range from 4 to 16 beds, plus options for those wanting a little privacy with double, twin and ensuite private rooms. Every bed boasts 9 inches of mattress heaven along with a thick doona (what aussies call a duvet) clean bathrooms with never ending hot water and FREE breakfast every morning!

Location Information

If you are looking for a youth hostel in Melbourne, our central CBD location is the perfect place for you to begin discovering all that Melbourne has to offer. Not only are we minutes walk to most of Melbourne attractions, nightlife, shopping and public transport hubs, we are right next door to the world famous Queen Victoria Markets! If you are backpacking in Melbourne and want to be right in the middle of it all then Book Now!