Melbourne Central YHA

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    Melbourne Central YHA cafe and bar
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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.

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. 

If you book different room types on consecutive days, then you'll need to check out of your room at 10am and check in at 1pm. You can store your bags in our lockers while you wait for your new room to be ready, however please note that lockers must be paid for.


  • Sleeps 244 guests
  • Multi-share dorms
  • Double/Twin rooms
  • Ensuite rooms


  • 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


  • City Sightseeing
  • Cycling
  • Parks
  • Galleries & Museums
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants & Cafes
  • Bars & Nightlife
  • Tours


88% customer rating, based on 6868 reviews
  • Had a great stay. This hostel is close to everything. Great staff.
    Jeanette G 12/12/2017
  • Good location. Convenient. Value for money and clean
    Lee L 11/12/2017
  • The hostel is great, the staff are super friendly and always willing to go the extra mile.
    Natasha A 7/12/2017
  • Lovely staffs, cozy and safe and great location.
    Eva (Yeon Ji) L 4/12/2017
  • Very Nice Place to Stay. Very helpfull Staff and IT is an amazing environment.
    Debby D 1/12/2017
  • A brilliant location.
    gary m 30/11/2017
  • Great hostel, for the young dormitory traveler.
    Bill W 29/11/2017
  • One of the best hostels I've stayed in my whole life! =)
    Marta A 23/11/2017
  • A good clean hostel. Central location. Friendly staff.
    Leanne T 19/11/2017
  • Beyond fabulous.....Friendly and helpful staff!!!
    Patrick c 8/11/2017


Address: 562 Flinders St
Melbourne, VIC
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