Popular property highlights

Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel places you next to Luna Park and a short stroll from other popular sights like St. Kilda Beach. This 52-room hostel welcomes guests with conveniences like a bar/lounge, an arcade/game room, and a library. Acland Street and Palais Theatre are also a short walk from this St Kilda hostel.

Start your day off with buffet breakfast, available for a fee. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge, or chat with other guests at the free daily manager's reception.


Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel's 52 air-conditioned rooms provide laptop-compatible safes. Guests can expect to find WiFi and cable TV.


Property features

At Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel, guests have access to WiFi in public areas, an arcade/game room, and a library. Self parking is offered for AUD 10 per night. The front desk has multilingual staff standing by 24 hours a day to assist with luggage storage and securing valuables. Other amenities at this adults-only hostel include laundry facilities, a TV in a common area, and an ATM.

  • Walking distance to Luna Park and St. Kilda Beach
  • Bar/lounge
  • WiFi in rooms and public areas (fees apply)
  • Laundry facilities


Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Each day guests can enjoy a complimentary manager's reception. Public areas are equipped with wireless Internet access (surcharge).

This St Kilda hostel also offers a library, an arcade/game room, and multilingual staff. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel is a smoke-free property.

  • Free reception 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 52 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 4.00 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( AUD 4.00 per 24-hour period )


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Base Backpackers Melbourne Hostel offers 52 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and shared/communal kitchens. Cable television is provided.

Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. This St Kilda hostel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge.

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cable TV service 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Hostel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Caters to adults only

Minimum guest age is 18

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: AUD 20.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 6.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 4.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 4.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 10 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

Free Vouchers

Book a stay in any room category and receive the following:

  • 5 AU$ 1 vouchers to spend in hotel bar to receive discounts on drinks
  • Free BBQ on Wednesday and Sunday nights

    Book any room type to qualify. Vouchers would be provided upon check-in. Offer is not combinable with other promotions. Valid anytime and subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

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