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Customer Travel Tips for Melbourne

86% Avg. city rating Rated by 1544 customers

Activities / excursions 88%

Restaurants / eating out 90%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 87%

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

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


03 Apr 2018

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Visit all this amazing city!

Liked: City is very clean; People are polite; Everything it’s close by the center; Best than Sydney

Disliked: Nothing

100% Avg. rating
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  • 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


30 Jan 2018

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in the city

Liked: The city

Disliked: No

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


30 Oct 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Don’t stay at discovery Melbourne

Liked: Reminds me of Home

Disliked: N/a

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


12 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Visit during autumn, spring or summer

Liked: Clean and well planned city

Disliked: Lack of sunlight during daytime

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


09 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Go out and walk around the city. Get to know Melb and the people in it.

Liked: Culture and people

Disliked: None.

84% 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 - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


01 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Amazing city - enjoy it.

Liked: The place was vibrant.

Disliked: Not that I know of, maybe the weather was a bit hit and miss but other than that amazing

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


17 May 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Come with an empty stomach! Great food and coffee culture here

Liked: The city life

Disliked: Some Areas are too crowded and dirty

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


05 May 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Plan ahead.

Liked: Good food options.

Disliked: No

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


17 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Use the free Tram when you can.

Liked: The food in the city is spectacular.

Disliked: -

80% 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 - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


02 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip:

Liked:

Disliked:

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


26 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Work / volunteering

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Go for more sightseeing and see more beaches!! Brighton beach with the cute cabins is amazing (with the train 1,5 hours from cvs but so worth it!!) but as well south melbourne beach!!

Liked: Great atmosphere!! And just the sightseeing.. And it was very clean

Disliked: Not really

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

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86% Avg. city rating Rated by 1544 customers

Activities / excursions 88%

Restaurants / eating out 90%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 87%

Getting around / public transport 91%

Sightseeing 86%

Culture 89%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 75%

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