Darwin YHA - Melaleuca on Mitchell

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    Private Room - Darwin YHA
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    Multi-Share Rooms - Darwin YHA
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    Florence Falls - Darwin YHA
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Darwin YHA - Melaleuca on Mitchell

Located in the heart of the Northern Territory’s tropical capital, Darwin YHA – Melaleuca on Mitchell, has all the facilities to keep you cool in the heat. Grab a drink at the bar, laze by one of two pools or chill out under the waterfall spa. 

Save money on transport, tours, and experiences with our exclusive YHA deals. Book online before you arrive!


Shared Dorms

All shared rooms include:

  • Linen 
  • Heating, air conditioning, fans, & lockers
  • Access to BBQ area & swimming pool


  • Premium Wi-Fi

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen & towel
  • heating, air conditioner, fans, & lockers
  • Access to BBQ area & swimming pool

Option up:

  • Ensuites, TV, & fridge
  • Premium Wi-Fi
  • Tea & coffee
  • Daily room service


  • Rooftop Bar
  • Waterfall Spa
  • Leisure Deck
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Barbeque
  • Swimming Pool
  • Air-conditioning
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Book Exchange


per person

Alice Springs To Darwin Tour 9 Days

Score 2 FREE nights at YHA. Jump on an Uluru tour and end up in the Top End checking out Kakadu National Park
per person

Top end Kakadu 4WD tour - 5 days

Explore Kakadu National Park at its best and discover all the spectacular sights of the Top End, on this amazing outback adventure. Package includes 2 FREE nights at Darwin YHA.
per person

Kakadu and Litchfield National Park Tour - 3 Days

See the best bits on this tour to Kakadu and Litchfield National Park. Visit Ubirr, Twin Falls, Jim Jim Falls, Wangi Falls, Florence Falls and Buley Rockhole
per person

Swim with the Crocodiles

Dive with a croc- no experience necessary! Experience the ‘Cage of Death’ a unique, up close and personal view of Australia’s iconic Salt Water Crocodile.
per person

Darwin To Alice Springs Tour 10 Days

Score 2 FREE nights at YHA. Jump on a Kakadu and Litchfield tour and end up in the Red Centre checking out Uluru

More about Darwin YHA - Melaleuca on Mitchell

The rooms are spacious and have essential air-conditioning and fans to stop you from ‘going troppo’! Choose from multi-share (dormitory) or private rooms (private rooms are located in an annexe - the Value Inn).

Play volley-ball in the pool, throw a few darts, or kick back and watch sports and music videos on the 4-metre wide TV screen. The deck has a huge self-catering kitchen and the reception and tour desk are open 24 hours.  

You’ll be in the hub of the city’s entertainment precinct, within easy walking distance of Darwin’s must-do activities, including Crocosaurus Cove and the legendary Mindl Beach Sunset Markets.

The hostel's tour desk can book you on the best backpacker tours of the NT, including Litchfield and Kakadu National Parks; Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge; Arnhem Land Aboriginal Reserve, and the Tiwi Islands.


76% customer rating, based on 1148 reviews
  • Great location. Use the nearby local buses to access Darwin sites.
    Elaine C 15/08/2019
  • Location excellent, handy to shops, public transport. Lot of action in Mitchell Street.
    Elaine C 12/08/2019
  • Handy location and friendly staff
    Eric H 11/08/2019
  • The staff at reception were good, but there was nothing else recommend.
    Bruce H 11/08/2019
  • Good overall, but the area is quite noisy at night.
    Mark P 11/08/2019
  • Having a girls only floor is great - makes it easier to access the bathrooms, and don’t need to worry about bumping into men when coming back from the showers
    Fiona B 17/07/2019
  • Very satisfied thanks
    Terrence M 16/07/2019
  • Overall I had a great time staying here.
    Rahmat S 4/07/2019
  • Too noisy at night. I couldn’t sleep at all.
    M F 2/07/2019
  • Couldn’t find any recycling facilities provided but otherwise excellent
    Nicola B 2/07/2019


Address: 52 Mitchell Street
State: NT, 0800
Email: darwin@yha.com.au
Phone: 1300 723 437
Hostel Manager: Rosh Paku Moore
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

24 Hour Reception

Check in from 2:00pm daily
Check out until 10:00am daily
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