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Melbourne Metro YHA

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    Melbourne Metro YHA Double Ensuite
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Melbourne Metro YHA

COVID-19: A safe stay is our top priority so we have enhanced hygiene measures in place, along with social distancing practises. More information can be found here.

Due to current Covid restrictions in Victoria, this hostel is only operating in a residential-mode in accordance with the government’s requirements.

Located on the outskirts of the CBD in leafy North Melbourne and one stop outside the free tram zone, Melbourne Metro YHA has everything you need for a relaxing stay. Facilities include a large self-catering kitchen, free, fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property, pool table, paid parking, a rooftop lounge with BBQ facilities & stunning views of the Melbourne skyline. 

Shared Rooms

All shared rooms include:

  • Linen & individual bed lights with powerpoint
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Fan, heater, desk, lockers & chair
  • Access to communal kitchen & rooftop BBQ area

Option up:

  • Towel rental $3

Private Rooms

All private rooms include:

  • Ensuites, linen, & individual bed lights with powerpoint
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi
  • Lockers, fan & heater
  • Access to communal kitchen & rooftop BBQ area

Option up:

  • Ensuites, TV, & DVD player
  • Tea & Coffee

Family Rooms

Family rooms include:

  • Double bed and bunk beds*
  • Linen and towels provided 
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea and Coffee facilities (ensuite only)

*Depending upon room capacity may include a trio bunk - double bed (bottom), single bed (top)

Optional Extras:

  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • TV in room
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Kitchenette
  • Breakfast


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Free, fast Wi-Fi throughout the property
  • Outdoor Rooftop BBQ Area
  • Communal Dinning Room
  • Indoor Rooftop Lounge
  • Self-Catering Kitchen
  • Limited Paid Parking
  • Pool table
  • Board games for hire
  • 24 hour laundry
  • Bike Storage
  • Reading Room
  • TV Lounge
  • Tour Desk

More about Melbourne Metro YHA

Each room is heated and comes with lockers and an individual bed light. You can choose from a range of bed types including 4 and 8 multi-share, twin/double rooms with optional en-suite, family rooms and an exclusive 5 bed self-contained apartment complete with a private kitchen, lounge and bathroom.

With more reasons to stay in Melbourne now than ever, book a room at Melbourne Metro YHA and experience it for yourself!


89% customer rating, based on 7475 reviews
  • Very friendly staff. Clean and comfortable.
    Tien T 20/07/2020
  • Great Customer Service from staff & convenient location.
    Lucas B 8/07/2020
  • Great hostel caused too the ongoing situation it was extremely quiet and empty.
    Fabian H 22/06/2020
  • The staff here are always kind and do what they can to help you out.
    Emma N 24/04/2020
  • Best hostel in the world❤️
    Stella P 29/03/2020
  • Perfect location, super staff and excellent value.
    David H 11/03/2020
  • very good
    Bo T 11/03/2020
  • I really enjoyed my stay as it was very conveniently located to what I had to do
    Robert S 10/03/2020
  • Welcoming/friendly/positive/knowledgeable-can’t ask for more👍🏼
    Julius Y 28/02/2020
  • Yes. It was very clean and secure which made me feel a lot better about my stay.
    Casey C 24/02/2020
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Address: 78 Howard Street
North Melbourne,
State: VIC, 3051
Phone: (+61) 3 9329 8599
Hostel Manager: Jonathan McHenry
Payment: MasterCard,Visa


Hostel Open all year

8am - 12pm Anyone checking-in outside of these times must contact us 24 hours prior to arrival.

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