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Melbourne - Metro YHA

78 Howard St, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, 3051, Australia

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Overall Rating 90%

Melbourne Metro YHA is a modern hostel located on the city fringe in leafy North Melbourne. This hostel is your relaxed home away from home that’s only minutes from famous Queen Victoria Markets and walking distance to all the major attractions - the best of both worlds!

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Welcome to our hostel

There is something for everyone at this centrally located hostel in Melbourne. Just a 10 minute walk from the sights this popular hostel is close to major attractions including the Queen Victoria Market and Melbourne Zoo.

We suggest sports groups should attend the sports and beer lovers tour which takes you to all the world-class sporting venues in the city and finishes off with a visit to the Fosters brewery with a tasting of course.

This hostel offers meal packages, and it also has a group/teachers meeting lounge with free and coffee. This room is available on request and comfortably seats up to 20 people only.

The hostel is a great place to recharge your batteries by soaking up the atmosphere on the roof top lounge where you can take part in the Australian pastime of the barbecue.

So if your group is looking for a hostel which has great access to all of Melbourne’s major attractions, then this one could be the one for you.

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Parking for coaches (on or near site)
  • Linen and towels
  • Packed Lunches
  • Rooms for leaders and drivers
  • Catering/meal service
  • Meeting room/communal area for group use

Hostel Suitable For

  • Friends/Family
  • Interest Group
  • Other
  • School Group
  • Sports Group
  • University/College Group
  • Tour Operator
  • ESN

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - At a cost
  • Car parking nearby - Less than 500 m
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
Open 24 hours
Check-in:

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +61-3-93298599

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Queen Victoria Market (500m to 1km)
  • Melbourne Museum/Royal Exhibition Building/IMAX (2 to 3km)
  • Docklands Precinct (2 to 3km)

See the full list of attractions

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Beach (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (2 to 3km)
  • City Centre (2 to 3km)
  • Cycle trails (1 to 2km)
  • Golf course (3 to 5km)
  • Gym (1 to 2km)
  • Local market (500m - 1km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (3 to 5km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (1 to 2km)
  • Restaurants (500m - 1km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (3 to 5km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (1 to 2km)
  • Swimming pool (3 to 5km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m - 1km)
  • Theatre (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) - 26 km: SkyBus to city $18 (runs 24 hours) with free transfer to hostel during day-time (check with driver). Tickets available from hostel reception online or at Tullamarine airport. Alternatively a Taxi is approximately $48 to the hostel Avalon Airport - 61km: Bus service runs between Avalon and Franklin Street Terminal for only $20 for adults and $9.50 for children (4-14yrs)
Bus
2.3 km from Southern Cross Station and the Skybus terminal (Southern Cross is the main terminus for intercity and interstate trains and buses as well as the Tullamarine and Avalon airport transfer buses). From Southern Cross (Spencer St) Station go 400 metres east along Bourke St to William St and catch tram 55 heading North. Get off at stop 11 walk 200 metres west on Queensberry St and turn right into Howard St.
Taxi
A Taxi from the airport costs between $35-$45 depending on time of day and takes approximately 20-30 minutes.
Car
Melways ref: 2B A10. Secure Car Parking is available for $7 a day.
Rail
2.3 km from Southern Cross Station (Southern Cross is the main terminus for intercity and interstate trains and buses as well as the Tullamarine and Avalon airport transfer buses). From Southern Cross (Spencer St) Station go 400 metres east along Bourke St to William St and catch tram 55 heading North. Get off at stop 11 walk 200 metres west on Queensberry St and turn right into Howard St.
Tram/Cablecar
From Elizabeth Street city catch Tram no 57 to stop 11 (Cnr Howard & Victoria Sts) turn right and walk up Howard St cross over Queensberry St and the hostel entrance is 50 metres on your right.

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