Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

South Yarra Hostel is located in the South-Eastern suburb of South Yarra in Melbourne, Australia.

South Yarra Hostel is nestled in the core of Punt Road, which is a vibrant, cultural and popular tourist area in Melbourne. Toorak Road provides an historic setting with diverse dining in many cafes, restaurants and bars as well as innovative architecture with exciting arts and cultural venues.

Here at South Yarra Hostel we pride ourselves on offering the most fun, friendly and chilled out hostel in Melbourne. All of our rooms are reasonably priced and we cater for many types of travellers. Many of our guests make a reservation for a few days and end up staying for a few months. The diversity and enthusiasm of our guests provides a great family vibe. You can always count on meeting new and friendly people from all over the world.

If you are looking to stay for a few nights or a few months, South Yarra Hostel will provide a homely and relaxed feel that will make your stay in Melbourne more enjoyable than anywhere else

Situated in Melbourne, 1.9 km from Rod Laver Arena, South Yarra Hostel has a shared lounge. The property is around 2.2 km from MCG Melbourne, 2.2 km from Melbourne Arts Centre and 2.6 km from Eureka Tower. Free WiFi and a shared kitchen are featured.

At the hostel, all rooms have a wardrobe. Every room is equipped with a shared bathroom.

Southbank Promenade is 2.7 km from the accommodation, while Federation Square is 2.8 km from the property. The nearest airport is Melbourne Airport, 22 km from the property.

South Yarra is a great choice for travellers interested in culture, food and cafés.

South Yarra Hostel is devoted to providing our guests with the best experience. We hope to see you soon.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.0

  • Security 8.8

  • Location 8.8

  • Staff 8.3

  • Atmosphere 7.5

  • Cleanliness 7.1

  • Facilities 7.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    29 Dec 2018
    Super relaxed. Most people there are there long term in work holidays.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    21 Nov 2018
    Been here for about 6 weeks,great location,not to noisy,very nice host(Josh) has 2 kitchens and friendly atmosphere highly recommend
    Australia, Male, 41+
  • 8.6


    13 Jan 2019
    I stayed in the 4 bed female only dorm and was impressed with the space and number of facilities. I had lovely girls in my dorm, and the owner was super accommodating and friendly :)
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    21 Oct 2018
    Would recommend this hostel if you’re looking for somewhere a bit more long-term. Mostly workers so it’s a really chill & respectful vibe. I was in a 4 bed dorm & it was really spacious. Wifi could be better but you can make do. Also very clean :)
    England, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
Food & Drink
  • Vending Machines
  • Wi-Fi


  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Things to Note

South Yarra Backpackers Policies & Conditions;
Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival 6 PM.

Check In from 11.30am - your passport must be present upon check in.
Check Out by 10:00 am, Early checkout before 8.30am available on request in advance of before the day of checkout. Late checkouts after 10:00 am will incur a penalty fee of up to a full night’s stay of that bed or room. If you need to checkout before 8:30am, you can organise an early checkout procedure at reception before the day of checkout.

Payment in full upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.
Guest Behavior: The comfort, safety and security of our guests are our highest priority at South Yarra Hostel. Any guest who compromises the comfort, safety or security of other guests, staff or local residents will be requested to leave the hostel premises and will not be offered a refund.

Taxes included.
We do not accept customers younger than 18 years years of age.

24 hour Reception.
No curfew.
We operate a no-smoking policy throughout the building.

Personal Property: It’s the guest’s responsibility to ensure that their personal belongings are secure at all times. South Yarra Hostel accepts no liability for the loss, theft or damage to property however sustained or caused.
South Yarra Hostel Property: Dorm, Private Rooms and communal areas are expected to be clean and tidy at all times. Offenders could be charged or evicted if the condition of the room is not acceptable. Guests will be expected to reimburse South Yarra Hostel for any damages caused by inappropriate behavior during their stay at South Yarra Hostel. *Honesty is the best policy*
Security: Upon check in, guests will receive the FRONT DOOR CODE. This is a six-digit number, which provides 24-hour access to the Hostel. Please keep this code private! The front door must be closed outside of reception hours. Guests are not allowed to reveal the code to any non-paying resident.
The door to your room must be locked if you are the last person to leave it. Please have your key on you at all times to prevent from being locked out.

-Under no circumstances are non-paying guests allowed into the building. If they are caught the paying guest(s) may be evicted without refund.
-There is a 9:00 pm curfew for group gatherings in any part of the Hostel. Any large groups of people gathering past this time can be evicted without refund.
-Sleep in allocated bed only. Contact reception if you wish to change bed or room. You will be charged extra fees for changing beds without informing reception.
-No Smoking inside the building, Use ashtrays provided in outdoor areas. Put butts in ashtrays. Don’t leave them on the top part. Anyone caught in the act or with any evidence of smoking inside will be charged at $30
- Lost keys will result in an added fee. (Dorm room key $30, Private room key $15)
-We have a coin operated laundry $4.00 per wash and $2.00 per dry, Machines accept only $1 and $2 coins.
- We reserve the right to offer a maximum of 28 days stay in our hostel.

*Any late checkouts after 10:00 am will incur a fee of up to a full night’s stay of that bed or room
*Guests who do not bring bed linens into laundry basket will incur an extra $10 fee
*Guests who leave room in an unsatisfactory condition will incur an additional cleaning fee