Greenhouse Backpackers
Greenhouse Backpackers
Greenhouse Backpackers
Greenhouse Backpackers
Greenhouse Backpackers
Greenhouse Backpackers

Greenhouse Backpackers

Address: Level 6, 228 Flinders Ln, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Phone: 03 9639 6400  |  Freecall: 1800 249 207  |  Fax: 03 9639 6900  


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Situated in the bohemian centre of Flinders Lane, Greenhouse Backpacker is steps away from Melbourne's art hubs, hidden laneways, coffee culture, shopping hot spots and all night bar life.

Lonely Planet describes The Greenhouse as having "chatty, helpful staff, spick and span facilities and loads of freebies and discounts... an excellent budget choice."

Free to all guests are the daily breakfast (toast, cereals, milk, coffee, tea), Monday's mega Melbourne walking tour, daily Internet use (one or two per day), free wireless internet, pancake Sundays at 11am, Tuesday night dinner (Pasta or Aussie barbecue) and Thursday's big English breakfast.

Other features include secure electronic key card access, 24-hour reception with talented multilingual staff, rooftop garden with sun loungers and barbecue facilities. They have a television lounge showcasing the latest sporting events, pool table, fully equipped self-catering kitchen with refrigeration storage space, luggage storage facilities, no lock out curfew and an on-site laundry.

For any further information please contact Greenhouse Backpackers.

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Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

Dormitory Accommodation

The dorm rooms (four, five, six and eight share) make the perfect base for meeting fellow nomads and exploring cultured Melbourne. Catch some ZZZ's in the comfortable, clean and spacious mixed or same-gender rooms.0

Private Rooms

The private rooms (singles, twins, doubles, and triples) offer the perfect dose of privacy and comfort!0

Cancellation and booking policy

Please provide an estimated time of arrival for the day of your Check In. We will hold your booking for two hours after this time, before releasing it to the public.

Local directions

Only a minutes walk from Flinders Street Station, down Flinders Lane or Skybus shuttle will drop you at the door of Greenhouse Backpackers.


  • 24 hour reception
  • BBQ facilities
  • Communal kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Security system
  • Tour desk
  • TV/lounge Area


  • Cycling
  • Shopping

Tourism awards

2013  - Victorian Tourism Awards  - Finalist

2006  - Victorian Tourism Awards  - Hall Of Fame

Reception opening hours

24 hour reception. For late check-ins: The Main Access is locked overnight so please use Door Bell to alert reception of your arrival.There are no curfews at The Greenhouse Backpacker.

Disabled access

Contact operator for further details.

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