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Base Backpackers St Kilda

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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average20%
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  • Terrible8%
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“boozy bingo”(24 reviews)
“travel desk”(18 reviews)
“job search”(10 reviews)
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Wheelchair access
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing hostel one of the best I've stayed in. All the staff are welcoming and easy to get along with particularly Megan and sorcha on the front desk. Dom was also helpful in booking my great ocean road trip.

Thank harry a
Response from BASESTK, Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Harry, Thanks for taking the time to review us and glad you enjoyed your stay! Sorcha, Megan and Dom are delighted with the mentions. Hope to see you back here soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant few nights spent in my favourite hostel by far in Melbourne. Also the reception girls who were really helpful. A special mention goes to Sorcha, who went above and beyond the call of duty to make me feel at home.

Thank alexbarker95
Response from BASESTK, Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alex, thanks for taking the time to review us! Glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back here soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Base backpackers showed me an absolutely great time in Melbourne. Rosie helped me book two amazing day excursions the day I arrived and was super friendly. She gave me excellent advice on the top trips to take in the short time frame i was in...More

Thank Robert K
Response from BASESTK, Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Robert. Thanks for taking the time to review us and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We will pass on your comments to Rosie and Ida :) Hope to see you back here soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Does what is says on the tin really, rooms were nice and clean. Social aspect would probably be the best part of the place, good nightly activities. The bar was nice and wasn’t too expensive. Food was good too. Overall a very decent hostel that...More

Thank Andrew_C3101
Response from BASESTK, Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Andrew, thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back here soon :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really good for what you pay for! Clean room and clean bathroom, cleaners come in every morning. The staff are really nice and friendly. It's a really good place to meet people especially if you are travelling solo like I was. There is always something...More

Thank RAdjei
Response from BaseStKGM, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review RAdjei, great to hear you had an awesome stay!

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US$28 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$28 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Géraldine M
1 September 2017|
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Response from BASESTK | Property representative |
Hey, there are lots of residential street around us that if you find a car park it's all yours! We also have undercover car parking here at the hostel for $10 per night.
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Naomi P
10 February 2016|
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Response from Rakfay |
if your staying for 3 nights or more you get a refund on the sky bus ticket to the hostel! it's about $19 just give them your ticket when you arrive!
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"Don't stay here unless you're a twenty year old (rich - to pay for a bed!) gap year student"
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"Ask for top floor, away from the bar."
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"stay somewhere else"
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"just don't"
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