Our aim is to enhance your experience of Melbourne. We believe every person deserves a great place to stay during their travels. Whether you’re from another country, another state or another suburb, everyone deserves a clean room, a spotless kitchen, all the necessary facilities and wonderful service. We strive to make your stay here the best it can possibly be. Melbourne is constantly voted one of the best cities in the world, and we think it’s our duty to show you why.
We named ourselves Urban Central Accommodation as we are located centrally to the city, beach and St Kilda. With public transport at our doorstop you will find exploring Melbourne made easy.
We offer a quality service with 24 hour reception for a competitive budget price and we pride ourselves with our friendly service and secure, clean environment.
Urban Central is value for money. We provide daily breakfast, all day tea, coffee, rice, pasta and free weekly meal served in the dining room. In addition we provide complimentary oversized lockers with power points, fresh linen and towels for your convenience. It’s no wonder we’re voted one of the best hostels in Australia.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Air Conditioning
- Breakfast Included
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Jobs Board
- Key Card Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Reading Light
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Towels Included
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Accessible
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.
Please note that we require ID from ALL guests that stay at Urban Central. ID must either be a passport, drivers license or keypass. A $10 Cash key deposit will also be needed from all guests on check in.
Check in time is after 2pm. If you arrive early you are welcome to store your bags.If booking for more than one person please note that you will have to arrive at the same time and pay together. Checkout is 10am. You are also welcome to store your luggage for free on the day you check out.
Please also note that while we always try to fit group bookings into the same rooms, we do not guarantee this. If you would like your group to be in the same room, book one of our private rooms which can sleep 3 - 4 people.
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From Tullamarine Airport: The best way to get to us is via Skybus from outside the terminal. This bus will take you to Southern Cross Station in Melbourne City.
From Avalon Airport: You can get the Sunbus Shuttle into Southern Cross Station in Melbourne City.
From Southern Cross Station on a tram: walk onto the street you will be on the corner Spencer and Collin's Streets. Heading south get on Tram Number 112 to St Kilda. After a few minutes you will pass Crown Casino on your left followed by a set of traffic lights. When you see a green and yellow 'BP' Petrol Station on your right ring the tram bell to get off at the next stop (Get off at stop 126). You will get off just after the traffic lights (City Road). We are the grey building across the road from McDonalds.
From Southern Cross Station walking: walk onto the street you will be on the corner Spencer and Collin's Streets. Walk right down Spencer street which will take you over the river and after a few minutes you will pass Crown Casino on your left followed by a set of traffic lights. Keep walking past the lights and you will soon see a green and yellow 'BP' Petrol Station, we are next to that on City Road.
Taxi from Southern Cross: Taxis go from outside the station often. It will cost you about $10 for a taxt to Urban Central.
- Yarra River
- South Melbourne Market
- Albert Park