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Melbourne Metro YHA
78 Howard StreetNorth Melbourne 3051
Phone: (+613) 9329 8599
Fax: (+613) 9326 8427
Manager: Doosh Jhowry
Check-in from 1pm. Please advise hostel if arriving after 11pm
2.3 km from Southern Cross Station and the Skybus terminal.
From Southern Cross (Spencer St) Station go 400 metres east along Bourke St to William St and catch tram 55 heading North. Get off at stop 11, walk 200 metres west on Queensberry St and turn right into Howard St.
From Southern Cross (Spencer Street) Station go 400 metres east along Bourke St to William St and catch tram 55 heading North. Get off at stop 11, walk 200 meters west on Queensberry St and turn right into Howard St.
Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) - 26 km
Taxi approx. $43 to Melbourne Metro YHA hostel.
SkyBus to city $18 (24 hours). Once you arrive in the CBD, Skybus offer a FREE city-hostel transfer daily for backpackers (check with driver). Tickets are available from the Hotel Transfer Service Booth at Southern Cross Station.
Avalon Airport - 61km
Bus service between Avalon to Southern Cross Station is $20 adults, $9.50 children (4-14yrs).
Limited parking available for $7/day. Contact Melbourne Metro YHA directly for parking as Bookings are essential. 2.1 metre vehicle height limit. The hostels Melways reference is 2B A10.
TRAM FROM CITY
From Elizabeth St, catch Tram No. 57, to stop 9 (Cnr Howard & Victoria St), turn right and walk up Howard St. Cross over Queensberry St and the backpacker hostel entrance is 50 metres on your right.
Melbourne Tourist Map and Walking Directions
If Melbourne Metro YHA is full, consider Melbourne Central YHA hostel.
great environment and staff were very helpful and friendly
Sofie L. (August 2014)
Extremely convenient location, close to QVM and a lot of restaurants, Korean, Italian, Malay, Chinese, you name it. 30 minutes walk to Flinders Street and if weather's bad, free Melbourne tram is close. Even locals admire our location.
Alex L. (August 2014)
All of the staff were lovely, very friendly and very helpful. The YHA did a very good job of having a homey feel. I would definitely stay here again.
Trisha Jeanette P. (August 2014)
Monday night, free admission is given to the "Comic's Lounge" , which is a stand up comedy club within walking distance.
Andrew W. (August 2014)
Very comfortable hostel. Staff is efficient and friendly, very accomodating. Clean facilities.
Christophe D. (August 2014)
Except for the extra squeaky door to the ensuite, the room was terrific, and much more spacious than other rooms we have used this trip. The staff are all friendly and helpful, and the ability to leave our car somewhere safe was a bonus. We would de...
Margaret R. (August 2014)
The rooms are comfortable, and helpful staff as I needed to store my luggage during the day I checked in. I really like staying in this hostel
Catherine S. (August 2014)
Another great YHA hostel I would recommend to my friends, staff are friendly and attentive, the room is clean and comfortable, good overall
Keven L. (August 2014)
Another pleasant stay at the Melbourne Metro YHA. Have stayed here about 5 times in the past. Great location, polite and helpful staff. Large kitchen and dining area plus refurbished rooftop enclosed area with artificial grass and bean bags. Great 36...
Hsiao Lin L. (July 2014)
Wow, what can I say? This hostel completely exceeded my expectations of what a good hostel should be. Not only were the staff friendly & helpful - but good looking too! My room was perfect, and I having a TV with my own tea and coffee making faciliti...
Tanya S. (July 2014)
Melbourne Metro YHA Backpacker Hostel is in North Melbourne, a short 10 minute walk from the city centre, with panoramic city views of Melbourne City from the rooftop lounge and BBQ.
Our YHA has a cafe, high speed internet, WiFi, Skype, ATM and bicycle hire. Enjoy free DVDs, hostel activities and 24-hour hostel access, plus CCTV, electronic door locks and limited parking.
The hostel is ideally located with the Queen Victoria Market at your doorstep and cool, funky cafes, shops and pubs right around the corner.
Melbourne Metro YHA, does its part for the environment by having solar hot water, electronic thermostats and a comprehensive recycling program.
Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival at the hostel.
There's always something exciting to do with our award-winning hostel located only 10 minutes walk from the city centre and only minutes from the famous Queen Victoria Markets.
The hostel itself has lots of weekly activities including wine & cheese nights, travel auctions, free comedy and movie nights.
Feel like relaxing after all the cities excitement? Check out our TV lounge, borrow some DVD's or enjoy our hostel's rooftop complete with BBQ and meet some new friends.
Explore like a local and walk up an appetite on the way to Lygon Street to experince one of Melbourne's great foodie precincts.
Something exciting is always happening in Melbourne with a buffet of live music, quirky bars, busy clubs and restaurants of every kind for every taste.
Ask our friendly staff for local advice on the best spots and check out our selection of Ten Awesome Bars in Melbourne
Melbourne Metro YHA is just 300 metres from the nearest food store.
Use tram route 57 into city and free city circle tram from LaTrobe street to see all the sights
10% off accessories excluding safety equipment and clothing, 5% off bikes excluding sale items.
Ph: 03 9376 9933
YHA Members Discount $3 - on presentation of YHA membership card-
Ph: 03 9419 4677
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)