Overview

King St Backpackers - Hostel

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

RM 87+

Overall guest ratings

7.0/10 Good
Based on 1,152 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.0
  • 8.8
  • 3.5

Good to know

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

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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
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    Based on 1,152 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% said the reception staff was great."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      9.7 "97% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "Pasta was excellent, said 100%."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.2 "Internet is average."
      5.2 "52% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were dirty."
      2.1 "79% complained about the bathroom."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.8 "82% had problems with the shower."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
      2.7 "For 73%, the rooms looked old."
      2.8 "72% found problems with the furniture."
    • 1.9 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.9 "71% thought it was rather dirty."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 126 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
    • 8.5 "Breakfast is good."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      3.8 "62% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      2.0 "80% complained about the bathroom."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were dirty."
    • 1.9 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were dirty."

    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 34 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
    • 3.1 "Awful rooms."
    • 1.8 "Generally quite dirty."

    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 990 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "91% 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%."
      10.0 "Yummy desserts, said 100%."
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.1 "Internet is average."
    • 3.7 "Rooms are not good."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% complained about the bathroom."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.9 "51% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.7 "83% had problems with the shower."
    • 2.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were dirty."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.9 "71% 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"
    "Train station is close"
    "Fair breakfast prices"
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