Welcome to Urban Central
Located in the Southbank District of Melbourne, Urban Central is within walking distance to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Crown Entertainment Complex and the quintessential South Melbourne Market. With public transport on our door step, Melbourne CBD and St.Kilda is a short tram ride away.
Our quality budget style accommodation provides a range of room options, including maximum four share dorms, private en-suited double and family rooms, to suit individual travellers, couples, families and groups.
We offer 24 reception, free rice, pasta, tea and coffee in our communal kitchen, onsite lounge/bar, outdoor terrace, carpark and multiple lounge/study areas.
Whether you’re visiting Melbourne to explore our famous laneways, travelling on a working holiday visa, here to study, attending one of our world class sporting/entertainment events or a weekend trip away with friends, Urban Central is the perfect place to base yourself in Melbourne.
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What Guests are Saying about Urban Central
Best hostel ever - location
- bar inside
- one of the staff is always in the kitchen keeping it clean
- spacious rooms (4 people only) cleaned everyday
- great atmosphere Nothing to reportAnonymous
Was great. Thanks again, will be back The shower head sprayed quite wide, would be great if you could adjust the shower head.Liam
Exceptional Staff were super helpful and check in was a breeze, super quick even first thing in the morning with an early check out, convenient keycard access to rooms.
The rooms were clean and the air con/heater worked well also... read moreMaisie
Urban Central Backpacker hostel. It looks like some of the levels had a recent paint job done. The top level is the best to stay in,,,as it,s real quiet from the outside noise levels. The private and large family rooms are really great... read moreNick
Enjoyable stay, no issues, happy overall Lovely staff, easy and carefree experience Bar drinks were a bit expensiveRichard
Looking for a clean comfortable place to stay close to everything then give this place a try. I was upgraded to a family room even though I didnt request it which was fantastic service. The staff were very friendly and helpful through our entire stay. The hotel is close enough to the CBD that you can... read moreMichael
Very good There was an issue with the air con and the tv in the room we were assigned. We contacted the admin who immediately transferred us to another room with no fuss, and everything worked as it should. Very impressed... read moreSam
Good -l’accueil très chaleureux du personnel
-les espaces communs qui sont spacieux et confortables
- Un lit convenable - Peu de dryer (2 qui fonctionnaient pour tout l’immeuble !)
- Un wifi inexistant
- Des plaques chauffantes qui marchent une fois sur... read moreSofia
Urban Central, Melbourne. This at first sight seemed like a backpackers hotel with shared rooms, but if one elected for a family room, there were some excellent well equipped rooms overlooking the city, with good facilities, though cooking etc was available on a... read moreflyingdoc1