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Discovery Melbourne Hostel, Melbourne, Australia

2-star2 stars
167 Franklin StreetMelbourneVIC3000Australia

Adults-only hostel with restaurant, near Queen Victoria Market
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Great location
Value for money
Best value for money
Regular internet service
Service is adequate
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Discovery Melbourne Hostel, Melbourne, Australia

  • Double Room - Shared Bathroom
  • Twin Room - Shared Bathroom
  • Four Bed - Mixed Dormitory
  • Four Bed - Female Dormitory
  • Eight Bed - Mixed Dormitory
  • Sixteen Bed - Shared Dormitory
  • 10 Person Mixed Dormitory
  • 12 Person Mixed Dormitory
  • 6 Bed Mixed Dorm
  • 6 Bed Female Dorm
  • Mixed Dormitory Fourteen Beds
  • Mixed Dormitory Eighteen Beds
  • Mixed Dormitory - 20 Beds

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 744 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • WiFi in public areas *

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • No parking

Other information

  • Caters to adults only
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • Conference space
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Built in
  • Lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
Stay connected
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping - once per stay
  • Shared accommodations

Special features


Disco Bar - Onsite bar. Happy hour is offered. Open select days.

Discovery Cafe - This café specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Discovery Melbourne Hostel, Melbourne, Australia’s small print

Also known as

  • Discovery Melbourne Hostel
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  • Melbourne Discovery
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  • Melbourne Hostel Discovery


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: AUD 10 per stay

Optional extras

Onsite credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AUD 20 per person (roundtrip)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for AUD 15 per night (rates may vary)

WiFi is available in public areas for AUD 5 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

What’s around Discovery Melbourne Hostel, Melbourne, Australia


  • In Melbourne Central Business District
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground - 38 min walk
  • Queen Victoria Market - 5 min walk
  • RMIT University - 8 min walk
  • Bourke Street Mall - 12 min walk
  • Melbourne Museum - 22 min walk
  • Eureka Tower - 22 min walk
  • SEA LIFE Melbourne - 24 min walk

Getting around

  • Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) - 22 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine) - 26 min drive
  • Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon) - 46 min drive
  • Flinders Street Station - 19 min walk
  • Southern Cross Station - 19 min walk
  • Showgrounds Station - 16 min drive
  • Melbourne Central Station - 6 min walk
  • Flagstaff Station - 8 min walk
  • Parliament Station - 22 min walk
  • Onsite parking not available
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Discovery Melbourne Hostel, Melbourne, Australia

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