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Melbourne Central YHA
562 Flinders St
Phone: (+613) 9621 2523
Manager: Bronwyn Adams
Check in from 1pm, Check out is before 10am.
1 kilometre to Southern Cross Station and Skybus Terminal.
1 kilometre to Southern Cross Station.
28 kilometres to Melbourne Airport. The Skybus operates 24 hours from Southern Cross Station and picks up at the hostel.
Take the lift or stairs up to reception on level one.
Melbourne Tourist Map and Walking Directions
If Melbourne Central YHA is full, consider Melbourne Metro YHA Hostel.
YHA Central makes traveling in a large, unwieldy city easy.
Tracie G. (March 2015)
Even though I'm 83, I couldn't manage perfectly and staff were very friendly thank you from a member for 60 Years!!
Margaret W. (March 2015)
Melbourne Central YHA is a trendy hostel located in the heart of Melbourne City!
Stay in the centre of the action and explore vibrant Melbourne with Melbourne Central YHA. Our hostel is ideally located only minutes walk from Melbourne's main attractions including Southern Cross Station, Crown Casino, Yarra River, Federation Square and Melbourne's hidden laneways filled with famous street art, cafes and unique bars.
Now with a terrific ground floor communal area opened in late 2014, our YHA offers modern facilities as well as an amazing rooftop complete with BBQ for you to enjoy the city views and meet new friends. On the ground floor you’ll find our 24 hour reception, tour desk, lounge, brand new self catering kitchen, TV room and Free Hot Spot (Wifi Plus also available). Upstairs, choose from a range of multi-share and private rooms, all with lift access.
Our friendly hostel never closes with 24 hour reception and our staff are always ready to answer your questions, give you local advice on the best spots to go in Melbourne and help you make the most of your trip.
Book a room at Melbourne Central YHA and experience it for yourself.
Melbourne Central YHA is in the perfect location to explore the city! The hostel 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 and the $5 Melbourne Tourist Shuttle stops directly out the front of the hostel and will take you to iconic Melbourne sites such as the MCG, the Shrine of Remembrance and Rod Laver Arena.
Catch a tram to bohemian St Kilda and walk along the beachside esplanade or head over to Fitzroy and see the eclectic cafes, bars and boutiques.
Melbourne's events calendar is jam packed with fun throughout the year. Events include AFL,Australian Open Tennis, Formula 1 Grand Prix, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Melbourne Cup and Spring Fashion Week as well as many music festivals.
Melbourne is a great place to go out with lots of unique hidden restaurants, bars, pubs and nightclubs for every taste with many close to the hostel! Check out our list of top places.
Melbourne Central YHA is just 50 metres from the nearest food store.
The Central YHA is conveniently located less than three blocks from the Southern Cross transit station, and is right on the Free Circle Tram route. Southern Cross has regular, frequent, shuttle bus service (AUS$18) to and from the airport. The Free Circle Tram passes by many of the attractions in the Central Business District of Melbourne. Investigate the many small lanes (alleyways) nearby.
Join this one day tour from Melbourne and witness the famous Phillip Island Penguin Parade. See unique wildlife and explore some of the best highlights that Phillip Island has to offer!
15% discount on our all inclusive car hire package. Includes $0 zero insurance excess for drivers over 21, unlimited k's & 1 free additional driver. Cheap honest Aussie car hire.
Ph: 03 9699 2222
Free entry Monday and Tuesday. Get ready to laugh, this is a great night out not mention the workout on your ribs! With FREE passes for YHA members, you can afford to take a night out to laugh until you cry!
Ph: 03 9348 9488
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YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)