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Melbourne Central YHA

03 96 212 523

Stay in the centre of the action and explore vibrant Melbourne with Melbourne Central YHA. Located in the heart of the city the friendly hostel never closes with 24 hour reception and the staff are always ready to answer your questions and help you make the most of your trip. Now with a free Wi-Fi hot spot for all guests.

Now with a terrific ground floor communal area opened in late 2014, YHA offers modern facilities as well as an amazing rooftop complete with barbecue for you to enjoy the city views and meet new friends.

On the ground floor and decked out in Melbourne's urban cool style, you will find the 24 hour reception, tour desk, lounge, brand new self catering kitchen, television room and free hot spot (Wi-Fi Plus also available for purchase).

Upstairs, choose from a range of rooms including three, four and six multi-share, twin and double rooms with optional ensuite and exclusive rooftop private rooms. All rooms have lift access and heated with included bed linen and each bed has individual reading lights.

There is always plenty to do in Australia's sport and events capital. Melbourne Central YHA is only a short walk to Melbourne's main attractions including Federation Square, ACMI, Yarra River, Bourke St Mall, Eureka Skydeck, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Docklands, Crown Casino, Etihad Stadium, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Aquarium and so much more.

The free City Circle tram, trams and the Melbourne Tourist Shuttle stops directly out the front of the hostel and will take you to all the iconic Melbourne sites like the MCG, the Shrine of Remembrance and Rod Laver Arena.

Book a room at Melbourne Central YHA and experience Melbourne for yourself.

Content: Melbourne Central YHA

Price & booking


$36.00 - $129.00


Bunk beds. Room includes linen, bed light, power point, fan, heater, storage locker, keycard security & hostel information.

Twin/Double Room

One set of bunks. Room includes linen, towels bed light, power point, fan, heater, storage locker, keycard security & hostel information.

Double Ensuite

One double bed and one private bathroom. Room includes linen, towels, soap, hair dryer, bed light, power point, fan, heater, storage locker, keycard security & hostel information.

Cancellation and booking policy

If cancelled or modified more than 48 hours before arrival, no fee will be charged.Later cancellations, modifications or no-shows will be charged for the first night of the booking.

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Local directions:

Melbourne Central YHA is in a great location. They are only a five minute walk from Southern Cross Station, Melbourne's main arrival point for interstate trains, buses and Skybus from the airport. To get to the hostel from Southern Cross Station just turn right down Spencer Street towards the river then turn left at Flinders Street and walk 20 metres and you will see the YHA sign.

  • BBQ facilities
  • Communal kitchen
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal refrigerator
  • Laundry
  • Tour desk
  • Swimming
  • Self guided
Tourism awards:
  • 2015 - Victorian Tourism Awards
  • Youth Hostels Association
  • YHA Australia

Contact the hostel fore more information for disabled access