Melbourne Central YHA rooftop
Melbourne Central YHA exterior
Melbourne Central YHA undercover balcony
Melbourne Central YHA reception
Melbourne Central YHA kitchen
Melbourne Central YHA kitchen
Melbourne Central YHA 4 share mixed
Melbourne Central YHA double room

Melbourne Central YHA

Address: 562 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Phone: 03 9621 2523  


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Melbourne Central YHA is a restored heritage-graded hostel in the heart of Melbourne's vibrant and bustling city. The hostel facilities include comfy common areas, two guest kitchenettes, Wi-Fi, excellent security with electronic door locks and CCTV as well as a sunny and colourful rooftop terrace which is ideal for a barbecue with new friends.

Melbourne Central YHA has spotless double and twin rooms with or without ensuite, plus three, four and six-share rooms for those on a budget. You can also book all of your local tours, transport and next YHA hostel through the friendly reception staff.

The hostel is so close to Melbourne's attractions, step across the road to visit the Melbourne Aquarium, stroll along the Yarra River to discover Federation Square, the National Gallery of Victoria and the Eureka Skydeck or simply lose yourself in Melbourne's iconic laneways. The free City Circle tram stops right outside the hostel! From this location Melbourne's famous nightlife is at your fingertips with 1000's of restaurants, bars, pubs and clubs to check out, many hidden in the laneways.

The hostel is only 900 metres from Southern Cross Station which is Melbourne's main arrival point for interstate trains, buses and the Skybus from the airport. Trams to St Kilda beach, Brunswick Street and Bridge Road stop nearby as well so you can see the all sights at your own pace.

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Accommodation pricing information (GST included)

Dorm Rooms

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Dorm Rooms
Indicative rates, visit the website or contact operator for further information.


Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms

Dorm Rooms

Choose from three, four or six share rooms. Shared bathroom facilities, lockers in room.36

Double Rooms

Private double rooms, shared bathroom. Some unique rooftop rooms and doubles with balconies.12

Twin Rooms

Private twin-share room with shared bathroom facilities and access to hostel facilities.14

Double Ensuite

Private double rooms with your own ensuite and access to hostel facilities.6

Payment methods accepted

Cash Only  EFTPOS  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Cancellation and booking policy

If cancelled or modified more than 48 hours before arrival, no fee will be charged.Later cancellations, modifications or no-shows will be charged for the first night of the booking.

Local directions

Melbourne Central YHA is in a great location. They are only a five minute walk from Southern Cross Station, Melbourne's main arrival point for interstate trains, buses and Skybus from the airport. To get to the hostel from Southern Cross Station just turn right down Spencer Street towards the river then turn left at Flinders Street and walk 20 metres and you will see the YHA sign.


  • 24 hour reception
  • BBQ facilities
  • Communal kitchen
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal refrigerator
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Laundry
  • Lockers
  • Tour desk
  • TV/lounge Area


  • Shopping
  • Swimming
  • Guided walks
  • Wine tasting

Reception opening hours

Reception open 24 hours

Check in:  1:00pm

Check out:  10:00am


  • Youth Hostels Association


  • YHA Australia

Disabled access

Contact the hostel fore more information for disabled access

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