Melbourne Central YHA
Fun, affordable, clean, central and fun - these are five characteristics you will find at Melbourne Central YHA.
This is the perfect place to stay when in Melbourne. We’re part of the new generation of flashpackers and we work hard to make your stay an enjoyable one.
Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are keen to share their wisdom of this wonderful city with guests.
We’re right in the centre of town with the free City Circle tram stopping in front of the hostel. We’re also within walking distance of Southern Cross Station, airport shuttles, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Crown Casino, Flinders St Station and many of Melbourne’s famous eateries, bars and secret laneways.
The hostel is situated in the neo-baroque Markillies Hotel which was beautifully renovated in 2009 and reopened as Melbourne Central YHA.
All our rooms are superbly resorted and include bunk beds, lockers, security card entry and heating. Rooms are not ensuite but our communal bathrooms are cleaned to a very high standard daily. All bed linen is included in the rooms and towels are for hire from the reception at a cost of $2.00.
We have a fabulous rooftop terrace with BBQ and views of the city, ready for summer. We have Wi-Fi available for purchase as well as computer terminals. We also have deals with local restaurants including Cafe 566 for breakfast.
So book with Melbourne Central YHA; you won’t be disappointed.
YHA/Hostelling International Members: Show your YHA/Hostelling International membership card when checking in or join YHA on arrival and receive a discount of at least 10%.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Late check-out
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Steam Room
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
A valid photo ID is required on check-in
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Bus & Train: The hostel is 1 kilometre from Southern Cross Station and the Skybus Terminal at 562 Flinders St.
Tram: The free city circle tram station is located right outside Melbourne Central YHA
Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) - 26 km: SkyBus to city $18 (runs 24 hours). Tickets are available from the hostel reception, online or at Tullamarine airport. Alternatively a Taxi is approximately $48 to the hostel.
Avalon Airport - 61km: Bus service runs between Avalon and Franklin Street Terminal for only $20 for adults and $9.50 for children (4-14yrs)
Melbourne Central YHA is located in the Melbourne CBD. The free City Circle Tram (route 35) stop number 1 is right outside the Melbourne Central YHA and the hostel is only a five minute walk from Southern Cross Station. Southern Cross is the main terminus for intercity and interstate trains and the Tullamarine and Avalon airport transfer buses.