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Urban Central Dorm
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Urban Central

Address: 334 City Rd, Southbank, Victoria 3006

Phone: 03 9693 3700  |  Freecall: 1800 631 288  |  Fax: 03 9682 7554  

Email: stayplay@urbancentral.com.au
Web: urbancentral.com.au

Urban Central Accommodation is centrally located to the city centre, St Kilda and the Port Phillip beach. With public transport at your doorstop you will find exploring Melbourne is made easy.

Urban Central offer a quality service with a 24 hour reception for a competitive budget price and pride themselves with their friendly service and secure, clean environment. Urban Central is value for money, because everything is included in the price.

The hostel provides breakfast daily, all day tea, coffee, rice and pasta. You can also take advantage of their free weekly meal served in the dining room, alternatively you can dine at the local restaurants or enjoy a bit of shopping.

In addition they provide complimentary oversized lockers, fresh linen and towels for your convenience. Their maximum four bed dormitory rooms are spacious and include ample storage space, or if you would prefer to book a private ensuite room, you have the choice of a double, twin or a family.

Urban Central have a self-catering kitchen with ample storage space, laundry facilities, an internet café, bar and parking facilities so they are sure to be able to cater for all guests needs.

If you are a group needing accommodation, Urban Central are the number one group specialist in Melbourne! They cater for school groups, sports groups and offer accommodation for people needing cheap accommodation whilst attending the races, an AFL match, Australian Open and the Grand Prix.

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Room types

TypeDescriptionNumber of rooms


Ideal for the budget conscious traveller the spacious dormitories are unique to this style of accommodation. Along with the incredibly high ceilings, each dormitory has a maximum of only four beds and each bed has an individual over sized locker (padlocks available for sale at reception). Inside the locker is a personal power point so you're able to charge your phone, ipod or camera knowing it will be secure. Female or mixed dormitories available. The rates include, free daily breakfast, weekly meal, all linen and free freshly ground coffee on check-in.0

Dorm Bed Ensuite

Perfect for the small business person or budget conscious traveller looking for that extra privacy, the ensuite dormitories have all the facilities of the communal dormitories with the luxury of your own ensuite bathroom. Along with ready robes in the bedrooms, the bathrooms provide both shower and bath facilities.0

Double or twin Room

Double or twin rooms are perfect for short or long stays and have an ensuite bathroom, television and reverse cycle air-conditioning and heating, with a free daily breakfast is also included in the price. Please note that Urban Central offer free tea and coffee facilities, pasta, rice and a weekly meal.0

Family Room

The ensuite family rooms are perfect for short and long term guests, large families or smaller groups. Urban Central have a the choice of a King bed or two split king singles, a bunk bed and an ensuite bathroom. All rooms of their family rooms have television's, tea and coffee facilities and have reverse cycle air-conditioning and heating.0

Cancellation and booking policy

Urban Central has a 48 hour cancellation policy. You must notify them 48 hours prior to arrival date to avoid full charge of your reservation. During Melbourne event times they do not accept cancellations.

Local directions

Urban Central is conveniently located near the corner of Clarendon Street and City Road.


  • 24 hour reception
  • Bar
  • Car park
  • Communal kitchen
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Laundry
  • Lockers
  • Public telephone
  • Tour desk
  • TV/lounge Area

Reception opening hours

Reception open 24 hours

Check in:  2:00pm

Check out:  10:00am

Disabled access

Contact operator for further details.

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