Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel

17 Carlisle St, St Kilda, VIC 3182 AU
View map Reservations: +61 3 9007 2407
2.0 Star property
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07/01/2022 - 07/02/2022
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Rated 82/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good hostel. Fantastic service. Great location. Awesome vibe."

Location

99/100
58 reviews

"Great location. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great."

Bar

95/100
27 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Service

92/100
91 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception."

Vibe

73/100
23 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Friendly atmosphere. Nice hostel." Suitable for solo travelers.

Room

54/100
81 reviews

"Average sized but unclean rooms with unpopular beds." Poorly maintained kitchenettes and rooms, with subpar A/C.

Cleanliness

35/100
45 reviews

"Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Clean facilities."

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Friendly service. Great shopping."

Location

98/100
9 reviews

"Great location."

Bar

96/100
8 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Service

92/100
14 reviews

"Friendly service."

Room

51/100
17 reviews

"Room is all right."

Comfort

41/100
11 reviews

"Noisy room lacking in comfort."

Cleanliness

39/100
6 reviews

"Could use a good cleaning."

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Great location."

Room

39/100
5 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good hostel. Fantastic service. Great location. Awesome vibe."

Location

99/100
54 reviews

"Great location. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great."

Bar

95/100
26 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Service

93/100
89 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception."

Vibe

77/100
22 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Friendly atmosphere."

Room

55/100
74 reviews

"Big, decent rooms." Poorly cleaned and maintained rooms with uncomfortable beds and inadequate A/C. Insufficiently clean bathrooms and subpar kitchenettes.

Cleanliness

35/100
44 reviews

"Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Clean facilities."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Friendly service. Awesome vibe."

Location

98/100
8 reviews

"Great location."

Bar

96/100
7 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Service

93/100
12 reviews

"Friendly service."

Room

53/100
15 reviews

"Room is all right."

Comfort

44/100
9 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Cleanliness

39/100
6 reviews

"Could use a good cleaning."

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Great location."

Room

39/100
5 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

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Property description

Located in Melbourne (St Kilda), Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel is a 4-minute walk from Luna Park and 7 minutes by foot from St Kilda Beach. This hostel is 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex and 4.1 mi (6.7 km) from Brighton Beach.

Grab a bite from the snack bar/deli serving guests of Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge.

Make yourself at home in one of the 52 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Luna Park - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Palais Theatre - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
St Kilda Beach - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
St Kilda Pier - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Fitzroy Street - 1 km / 0.6 mi
St Kilda Road - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Chapel Street - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Elwood Beach - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
High Street Armadale - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Alfred Hospital - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
The Avenue Hospital - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Albert Park Lake - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Toorak Road - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Royal Botanic Gardens - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Church Street - 5 km / 3.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Melbourne Airport (MEL) - 32 km / 19.9 mi
Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon) - 25 km / 15.5 mi
Avalon Airport (AVV) - 60.1 km / 37.3 mi

The preferred airport for Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel is Melbourne Airport (MEL).

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and luggage storage.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a television in a common area.

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Library
  • Total number of rooms - 52
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Guests must provide health documentation
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Caters to adults only
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • In-room accessibility
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Concierge services

Pet friendly?

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets not allowed

Cleaning policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures