Urban Central is committed to making your trip to Melbourne a memorable one. Our great staff ensure check-in and check-out runs smoothly and you can spend less time worrying about your accommodation and more time enjoying our great city.

We’re here to help so if there is anything we can do for you, please let us know!

Read on to learn why you should choose Urban Central for your next trip to Melbourne.


Outstanding Staff

We know that our great team has a lot to do with the joy and happiness found in our hostel.

International and local guests alike are always welcomed with open arms in the typical Australian manner, and our bar staff are regarded as some of the best guests have ever met in a hostel! Our staff always strive to be helpful and friendly.

Props to them, and props to you – our guests – for being so friendly, sociable, and fun when you visit us!


A Maximum of Four Beds Per Dorm Room

Budget accommodation doesn’t always have to mean stacking guests like sardines in a dorm room! We max our rooms at four beds each enduring a better degree of comfort and privacy than some other hostels in the city.


A Range of Accommodation Types

From communal dorms to private rooms with your own ensuite, our accommodation can match even the tightest budgets. View all our room types here.


Free Basic Supplies

It’s the little extra that help make your stay at Urban Central that much better: we offer free coffee, tea, pasta, and rice for all guests to enjoy.


Daily Cleaning

Whether you’re here for two nights or two months, enjoy the hotel experience of daily cleaning. Your hostel is your temporary home away from home, and we want to exceed your expectations of hygiene.

Our guests are always impressed by the cleanliness of our hostel rooms, bathrooms, and kitchen, and as such,daily cleaning is one of our top priorities.


24-hour Reception

Offering the utmost security and safety, our reception desk is manned 24 hours a day. Whether you’ve got an early checkout or your flight has been delayed, there will always be a friendly face ready to help you out at reception. Guest bag storage is available upon request.


Bar 334

Bar 334 is the place to meet new friends, relax in the lounge bar atmosphere and enjoy a range of drinks. See you at Happy Hour!


Accommodating Accommodation!

We welcome travellers young and old, sports teams, school groups, and business travellers in our Southbank hostel. No matter your reasons for visiting or working in Melbourne, and no matter how long you plan on staying, you’re always welcome at Urban Central.


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