Melbourne Central YHA

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Melbourne Central YHA

Melbourne Central YHA is a trendy backpackers hostel located in the heart of vibrant Melbourne. This Melbourne hostel is ideally situated only minutes walk from Melbourne's main attractions including Southern Cross Station, Crown Casino, Federation Square and the city’s many hidden laneways filled with famous street art, cafes and unique bars.

Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

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

Option up:

  • Premium Wi-Fi
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Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Linen, towels & bed light provided
  • 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
  • Premium Wi-Fi
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  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Free Wi-Fi hotspot (Wi-Fi Plus available for purchase)
  • Social Balcony Area
  • Self-catering Kitchen
  • Communal Dining Area
  • Disabled Access
  • TV Lounge
  • Bar/Cafe
  • Rooftop
  • BBQ


per person

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.
per person

Healesville Sanctuary, Puffing Billy and Penguin Parade 1 day tour

See all your favourite Aussie animals at Healesville, step back in time to ride the Puffing Billy steam train and finish the day with an adorable penguin parade

More about Melbourne Central YHA

We have a terrific ground floor communal area with free Wi-Fi hotspot, an amazing rooftop and BBQ area for you to enjoy the Melbourne city views and meet new friends. Our bar now has a TV dedicated solely to sports, so you'll never miss a game. We also have fantastic activities. Sign up for our regular trivia nights, table tennis competitions, walking tour and pub crawl, plus extra events on throughout the year.

If you're a gym junkie, we have gym passes to Plus Fitness 24/7 Gym for $5 a day. It's just a quick walk from the hostel, so you can always enjoy your daily workout. 

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. 


86% customer rating, based on 7063 reviews
  • Hostel was very clean. Staff were friendly and very helpful. Easy to access public transport from this location.
    Christine W 12/03/2018
  • I love this hostel! I had a great time, met great people and felt really comfortable. I would totally recommend this hostel!
    Kim B 4/03/2018
  • There a lot of hostels in flinders street, but yha is clearly the best. Large open spaces, close to southern cross station
    Yash A 16/02/2018
  • Great Location and staff
    Clare H 15/02/2018
  • Enjoyable stay with central location.
    Paul G 31/01/2018
  • By far the best I have ever been. Everything is perfect. The staff is really really really good. Congratulations!!!!
    Sergio Elias R 26/01/2018
  • Amazing hostel. Very clean and good facilities. Perfect location.
    Carolina G 24/01/2018
  • Great location: close to Southern Cross Train station and in the free tram area. I usually stay here when I'm in Melbourne.
    Morag W 10/01/2018
  • The staff was so nice and helpful and i like the atmosphere more. Perfect stay for a backpacker.
    Sumit L 10/01/2018
  • Great location. Friendly staff. Good kitchen. Close to everything. Easy to get around.
    Richard L 31/12/2017


Address: 562 Flinders St
State: VIC, 3000
Phone: (+613) 9621 2523
Hostel Manager: Suzanne Taylor
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

24 hours

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