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    Flinders Backpackers

    35 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good28%
    • Average26%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible16%
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    “movie room” (14 reviews)
    “free goon” (6 reviews)
    Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
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    United Backpackers Melbourne
    557 reviews
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    11 - 15 of 294 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Lively hostel with a really good vibe. Good mix between short and long term stays so plenty of new people to meet every week. Not the most ideal hostel to stay if you're planning on working because of the loud bar downstairs but overall a...More

    Thank mbrandts
    Response from FlindersMelboune, Manager at Flinders BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thanks for taking the time to leave us a great review. Happy to hear you enjoyed meeting other travellers and had a fab time during your stay Happy Travels Flinders Staff

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A friend and I shared a twin room that only had no accessible power points*, we were unable to charge our phones or even use the heater provided. We complained to staff the next day, they seemed unaware and were unhelpful. They wouldn't provide an...More

    Thank SamsSharp
    Response from FlindersMelboune, Manager at Flinders BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Sam Thanks for you review. It would be unrealistic of us to only provide guests with a power point up high on the roof that no one could not reach to plug in their electrical devices. That's why every room in the hostel is...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I was told Flinder's street was one of the best backpackers in Melbourne. Being a backpacker hostel it's always good to see a friendly face but when I checked in late night the receptionist was very unfriendly. I requested if I could get a quiet...More

    Thank Sujesh N
    Response from FlindersMelboune, Manager at Flinders BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Sujeash Sorry to hear you did not enjoy your last stay with us and wont be a returning guest You request for a quite room, on a lower level and a bottom bunk is difficult for us to accommodate on a busy Saturday night...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I'm now into my fourth month at this hostel after initially only planning on staying for two days, I've even attempted to leave Melbourne twice but keep finding myself coming back as I miss Flinders too much, this hostel has literally everything you want. From...More

    Thank Seloc J
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Great weekly price - room cleaned daily, bathroom always clean - free pasta is sweet and all the staff are quick to say hello whenever you pass them. Kitchen is good and plenty of room in the huge walk in fridge.

    Thank J B
    Response from FlindersMelboune, Manager at Flinders BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi JB Thanks for the awesome review!!! Happy to hear you liked the free pasta and out staff. A Huge Thanks from the Flinders Staff

    United Backpackers Melbourne
    557 reviews
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
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    • Melbourne >
    • Central Business District
    • Also Known As
    • Flinders Station Backpackers Hotel Melbourne
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    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (17)
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    Hotel & Grounds (27)
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    Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
    tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
    feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
    city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
    throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
    never quite know what you’ll find around the next
    corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
    even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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    Lyndsey W
    28 December 2015|
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    Response from Sangna U | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Lyndsey The hostel is on a busy main street which also shares the road with the tram tracks. So only one lane in each direction for cars, so unable to stop and parking restricted on nearby streets. There are time... More
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    Tom R
    24 July 2015|
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    Response from FlindersMelboune | Property representative |
    Taxi: from the airport will cost approximately $50 - $70 But you can also take: Skybus shuttle bus service, operating 24 hours a day, picks up from out the front of each terminal and will drop you off at Southern Cross... More
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    "Smaller rooms are better"
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    "Room 702 has no accessible power points"
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    "All rooms have a good spot."
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    "Bar is on the 1st floor, reception on the 3rd so quieter rooms are probably higher up,"
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