Melbourne Metro YHA
Address78 Howard Street North Melbourne MelbourneSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
A YHA showpiece, this huge hostel is an award-winner and everyone – everyone – raves about it. The generous rooms and common areas provide ample space, the rooftop area is breathtaking and facilities include barbecues, a pool table and super-friendly staff.
Our independent authors have visited Melbourne Metro YHA and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Melbourne.
Description provided by property
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! Now with free Wifi Hot Spot for all guests.
Facilities include a tour desk for all your tour and transport needs within Victoria and Australia, free Wifi Hot Spot (Wifi Plus option also available) , Skype, fully equipped self-catering kitchen, communal lounge areas, launderette, secure car parking (subject to availability - $10 per day) and DVD’s for hire. Enjoy the rooftop with panoramic city views as well as a BBQ and lounges perfect for socializing and meeting fellow travellers.
Each room is heated and comes with lockers and an individual bed light. Bathroom facilities are shared. Guests can choose from a range of bed types, including 4 and 8 multi-share, twin/double rooms with optional en suite, and family rooms. We can also book groups of up to 120 people, ideal for schools, sporting groups and international exchange programs.
Within the hostel there are always lots of great activities on including movie nights, Safari Pete travel auctions, free comedy, wine & cheese nights and a great weekly pub crawl! Activities are updated regularly so check with our friendly reception to see what’s on and to get the best local tour and travel advice.
Talking about what’s on, Melbourne is the events and sporting capital of Australia! Getting around is simple with a free map and MyKi cards available for purchase at the hostel reception. A tram stop is located just 500m from the hostel and the $5 Melbourne Visitor Shuttle Bus stop is only 5 minutes walk which loops Melbourne’s best attractions. Take advantage of the cities vibrant events calendar including the Spring Racing Carnival, Australian Open Tennis, AFL matches, Melbourne International comedy festival, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Melbourne Festival, Melbourne Cup and year round markets, live music, film, food, art and fashion activities and events.
Services & facilities
- Bicycle Parking
- Bicycle Hire
- Board games
- Book Exchange
- Common Room
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Washing machine
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Outdoor Terrace
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Free WiFi
- Internet Access
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