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Drop Bear Inn

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4.5
8 reviews
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good0%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
28 Nov 2016
“Not the best”
11 Jun 2016
“Awesome people and location”
Free Wifi
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

First I want to say that the staff were really nice, had no complaints there! Them and the location are the reason for the two stars. Other than that I didn't like the hostel. It's unfortunate that me and my boyfriend got put in a...More

Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Full of long term backpackers. Awesome crowd, it felt like visiting family. Made friends and plans right away and had a great time. The building is old and the accommodation is average, but it's the cheapest backpackers in town and it's pretty clean. The staff...More

Thank Becca F
Reviewed 29 November 2014

Okay, this is probably more of a backpackers hostel with a public bar, but then anything with the words 'Drop Bear' in its name has to be cool in my books. I actually have lots of stories about Drop Bears, but I won't be telling...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2014

The reason I love hostels is for the reason they are a great way to meet people when I get lonely as a solo traveler, and with Mel as the owner and Dave as the Manager they make it even easier as they know everyone...More

Thank Terri W
Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

I arrived at the drop bear in after it was recommended by a friend. We arrived as a group of 3 and had planned to stay there for a few weeks and then find an apartment. 18 months later leaving it was like leaving my...More

Thank Fiona M
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$18 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$18 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
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South Melbourne
South Melbourne hosts the city’s oldest continuous
market, founded in 1867. Rows of neatly arranged
fruit, vegetables and flowers splash yellows, greens
and reds along the entire perimeter, where the whole
neighbourhood gathers for Saturday feasts. Inside the
hall, shoppers hover over the mouth-watering displays
of delicatessens and specialty food shops. Further in,
a bazaar full of giftware, clothing, and kitchen
...More
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