Overview

The Spencer Backpackers

475 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC 3003, Australia
+61 393 297 755

RM 103+

Overall guest ratings

6.8/10 Good
Based on 555 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.9
  • 8.4
  • 4.3
  • 4.0

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  • Friendly service

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    About

    Just a 12-minute walk from Southern Cross Skybus, train and bus terminals, The Spencer Backpackers features views over Melbourne, free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar. The Spencer Backpackers West Melbourne is a 2-minute drive from Docklands and a 3-minute drive from both Flagstaff Station and Etihad Stadium. Melbourne Airport is 17 minutes’ drive away. All rooms have access to shared bathroom facilities or include their own private bathroom. Some rooms have a balcony with city views. Guests have access to a shared kitchen, shared lounge and a terrace. There is also a tour desk and 24-hour check in available.

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    Amenities

    • ATM on-site
    • Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 555 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      8.7 "Near to public transport, according to 87%."
      8.9 "89% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 6.3 "Internet is average."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      2.9 "71% thought it was too noisy."
      1.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 87%."
    • 4.0 "Rooms are not good."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were dirty."
      4.9 "51% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.8 "For 92%, the rooms looked old."
      3.8 "62% didn't like the balcony."
      1.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 87%."
      1.4 "86% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.8 "Not very clean."
      4.3 "57% said rooms were dirty."
      1.9 "81% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 1.7 "Terrible amenities."
      1.7 "83% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.0 "100% complained about the elevator."
      0.0 "100% thought the facilities needed updating."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 188 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.3 "Location is great."
    • 6.5 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 3.5 "Not very clean."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.4 "Not very comfortable."
      2.4 "76% thought it was too noisy."
    • 1.8 "Terrible amenities."
      1.7 "83% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 22 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."

    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 344 reviews
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.3 "Location is great."
      8.6 "Near to public transport, according to 86%."
    • 6.1 "Internet is average."
    • 4.5 "Not very comfortable."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were small."
      2.9 "71% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.8 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      4.6 "54% had problems with the shower."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 3.5 "Not very clean."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      1.6 "84% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 1.6 "Terrible amenities."
      1.6 "84% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Hotel type
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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