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King St Backpackers - Hostel

197-199 King Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
+61 396 701 111

S$ 28+

Overall guest ratings

6.9/10 Good
based on 1,205 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.0
  • 8.8
  • 3.4

Good to know

  • Friendly service
  • Fair breakfast prices
  • Train station is close

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    About

    King St Backpackers - Hostel offers an airport shuttle (available on request) and puts you in a great location, within just a 10-minute walk of Melbourne Aquarium and Etihad Stadium. Free perks include continental breakfast daily and WiFi. Also, Melbourne Cricket Ground and Melbourne Central are within a short drive.

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    AMENITIES

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Storage available
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Safe
    • Pets not allowed
    • Adults only
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    Overall rating

    6.9 Good
    based on 1,205 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.4 "Easily accessible by car, said 94%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.4 "94% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      9.8 "98% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "Pasta was excellent, said 100%."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
    • 8.5 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.8 "Internet is average."
      5.3 "53% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were dirty."
      1.8 "82% complained about the bathroom."
      5.0 "Beds were acceptable for 50%."
      0.9 "91% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.9 "51% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      2.7 "73% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "80% had problems with the shower."
      4.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 52%."
      2.5 "For 75%, the rooms looked old."
    • 1.8 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were dirty."
      0.9 "91% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.5 "75% thought it was rather dirty."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    based on 132 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
    • 4.4 "Not very comfortable."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were dirty."
      1.8 "82% complained about the bathroom."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 1.8 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were dirty."

    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    based on 36 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
    • 3.0 "Awful rooms."
    • 1.6 "Generally quite dirty."

    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    based on 1,036 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.5 "Excellent value."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      9.8 "98% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.5 "95% said the reception staff was great."
      7.0 "70% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.7 "Food is delicious."
      9.8 "98% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "Pasta was excellent, said 100%."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.6 "Internet is average."
      5.2 "52% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 3.7 "Rooms are not good."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were dirty."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.6 "54% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were small."
      2.7 "73% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.9 "81% had problems with the shower."
    • 2.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were dirty."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.8 "72% thought it was rather dirty."
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    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Friendly service"
    "Fair breakfast prices"
    "Train station is close"
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