Melbourne International Backpackers

450 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Australia, Distance from city centre: 0.7km

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Rating: 67%from 8 reviews

  • 62%Atmosphere
  • 67%Staff
  • 77%Security
  • 62%Cleanliness
  • 82%Location
  • 60%Value for money
  • 60%Facilities
Welcome to Melbourne International Backpackers, where we offer a relaxed friendly atmosphere in Melbourne CBD just one bock away from the world famous Queen Victoria Market.

We provide awesome value for money with our affordable accommodation rates and the best free breakfast in Melbourne! While you enjoy your PANCAKES every morning for breakfast, you can watch your favorite TV’s shows such as, Friends, Big Bang Theory and Two Broke Girls.

See our great deals section to get a great weekly rate that gives you 7 nights for the price of 6 nights!

At Melbourne International Backpackers, we offer 3, 4, 6 and 10 Bed dormitories all with shared bathroom facilities. Female dorms are available in our 4 and 6 bed dormitories. All guests have 24-hour access to the hostel and there are no curfews.

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

Our property: is complete with a TV room with a great selection of the latest movies. A reading room, large common area and fully equipped kitchen with walk-in cool room, open to use 24 hours a day. We also have an internet kiosk with wireless internet, mail, faxing and printing services as well as washing, drying and ironing facilities.

Our Bar: The Loading Dock is our amazing new bar on the ground level that speaks of what Melbourne city is really all about. With a mix of colorful and industrial elements, it makes it a fun way to spend the night after a full day of exploring the city. Free bar events include, pool competition, trivia nights, stand up comedy and karaoke.

We look forward to seeing you soon and hope your stay in Melbourne is a memorable one!

Please note our cancellation policy: Cancel by 1pm the day before arrival, failure to do so will result in the credit card use to secure the booking been charged 1 night at the daily rate per person booked.

Check in time is after 1PM

Reception Desk only closed in the afternoon between 2.30PM-3.30PM and in the evening between 10.30PM-11.30PM everyday

What You Get:
Free Breakfast Daily, 11am Check Out, 24 Hour Access / Check In and No Curfews, Security Card Access, Individual Security Lockers in All Rooms, Washing, Drying and Ironing Facilities, Tv Room with free DVD Hire, Fully Equiped Kitchen with Walk-In Cool Room, All Linen, Doona and Pillows are Supplied, Bicycle Hire $15 per Day, Job Search Assistance, Mail / Fax Service, Global Gossip Internet Kiosk with Wireless, Discount Carparking $10 per exit, 10% Discount on Bar Prices, 3 Meter Projection Screen, Fox Sports / SETANTA / ESPN / showing All Premier League, Inhouse Travel Agent (Backpackers World Travel)

**Please note prices are subject to change depending on the season of the year**
*During Peak Periods - Group bookings may not be allocated to the same room.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • Age Restriction
  • Airport transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Elevator
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Pool Table
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check in time is after 1PM

Reception Desk only closed between 2.30PM-3.30PM and 10.30PM-11.30PM everyday

$20 security deposit is required for all guests

Must have Government Issue photo ID (e.g. Passport, Driver License, Proof of Age) to be checked in
All guests must be over 18
Please note prices are subject to change depending on the season of the year

Group bookings may not be allocated to the same room.

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How to find us:

Airport: (Tullamarine airport)
VHA airport shuttle: Picks up at the airport and drops off at our hostel front door, mention Melbourne International Backpackers at the time of ticket purchase to get the special price of $18 one way. To pre book tickets email or call 03 8566 8525. No booking? No worries proceed to the authorized GROUPS and CHARTERED bus pickup zone marked L to M that is immediately 2 pedestrian crossings directly after exiting the Terminal 2. doors. The L an M zone is located at the forecourt of Tullamarine Airport so if you arrive at Tiger Airways Terminal, Terminal 1 or Terminal 3 head in the direction of Terminal 2 then follow the above directions.

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 Station Ticket will cost $18.00.

Airport: (Avalon Airport) Sita Couches operates a shuttle service between Avalon Airport and Southern Cross Station in Melbourne City. It meets all arriving and departing major flights. Tickets cost $22.

From : Southern Cross Station/Bus Terminal

Tram - take tram number 86 or 96 up Bourke Street and then change to any northbound tram along Elizabeth Street.

Train: Take any City Loop Train to Melbourne Central Station and exit to Elizabeth St. We are a short walk two blocks northbound up Elizabeth Street and are located on the Corner of Franklin Street.

Taxi: from the airport will cost approximately $50 - $70

Located Near

Our address is 450 Elizabeth St Melbourne, Victoria, 3000. We are located on the corners of Elizabeth St and Franklin St. The entry door to the hostel is on the Franklin St side. Take the elevator to level one to find reception

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