Melbourne Central YHA

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    Melbourne Central YHA Reception
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    Melbourne Central YHA Cafe
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    Melbourne Central YHA Kitchen
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Melbourne Central YHA

Hip, cool and very Melbourne, Melbourne Central YHA is a trendy backpackers hostel located in the heart of the city. Close to all of Melbourne top attractions including the Eureka Skydeck, Melbourne Aquarium, Federation Square and a multitude of graffiti covered laneways filled to the brim with cafes, bars and restaurants, this hostel is the perfect base for your Melbourne adventure. 

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

*Please be advised there is currently a significant amount of construction around Melbourne Central YHA, which may cause accessibility disruptions and increased noise.

Melbourne Central YHA is a licenced venue and is unable to accommodate anyone under the age of 18 unless accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 21. Under 18s can only be accommodated in private rooms

Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed light provided
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Lockers, fan & heater
  • Access to communal kitchen, BBQ, rooftop, & balcony


Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen, towels & bed light provided
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Lockers, fan & heater
  • Access to communal kitchen, BBQ, rooftop, & balcony

Option up:

  • TV, hairdryer, towels, soap & fridge
  • Coffee pod machine plus coffee pods


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi throughout property
  • Social Balcony Area
  • Self-catering Kitchen
  • Communal Dining Area
  • Disabled Access
  • TV Lounge
  • Bar/Cafe
  • Rooftop
  • BBQ


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Great Ocean road 1 day reverse tour

Beat the crowds to the 12 Apostles by taking the reverse tour and enjoy spectacular ocean views on the return journey to Melbourne.
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Skydive Melbourne

Australia's highest jump altitude of 15,000ft. Jump directly over St Kilda beach and enjoy stunning coastal views as well as melbourne CBD.
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Melbourne Essentials Package

Tick off the Melbourne essentials: The Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island Penguins and Eureka Skydeck with edge experience
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Great Ocean road 2 day tour

Escape the crowds and take your time along the Great Ocean Road with this 2 day reverse tour. See the 12 Apostles both at sunset and in the morning without the crowds!

More about Melbourne Central YHA

We have a terrific ground floor communal area, free and fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property and an amazing rooftop and BBQ area for you to enjoy the Melbourne city views and meet new friends. We also have fantastic activities. Sign up for our regular trivia nights, table tennis competitions, walking tour and pub tour, plus extra events on throughout the year.

Our friendly hostel never closes with a 24 hour reception. Our staff are always ready to answer your questions, give you local advice and tips or provide you with more reasons to stay in dynamic Melbourne.

Book a room at Melbourne Central YHA and experience the best Melbourne hostel yourself. 


84% customer rating, based on 9002 reviews
  • Super cool place, friendly and helpful staff. Good location
    Nanna R 9/01/2020
  • Great hostel. Close to everything especially good if your getting the Spirit of Tasmania first thing. Easy tram ride #109.
    Sharise W 9/01/2020
  • we only stayed for a single night en route to tassie, but the staff were super lovely and the hostel had everything we needed. :)
    Lucy A 5/01/2020
  • good
    Luong N 4/01/2020
  • What a great place. Friendly, helpful staff and central location. Nice mix of people. We're a couple in our 50/60s and didn't feel at all out of place.
    Nicola B 4/01/2020
  • Its okay
    Delfin C 4/01/2020
  • Location was great. People there were friendly and helpful, liked the kitchen and the fact that they had “free items” like spices and oil. Rooftop was also very nice.
    Jessica B 3/01/2020
  • Good
    Luong N 30/12/2019
  • Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Very welcoming and knowledgeable about the places to recommend.
    Wanda L 22/12/2019
  • Amazing location, great staff, would definitely recommend to stay here !
    Sarah S 21/12/2019
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Address: 562 Flinders St
State: VIC, 3000
Phone: (+613) 9621 2523
Hostel Manager: Simone Eckersley
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

24 hours

Check in from 1:00pm daily
Check out until 10:00am daily
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