Overview

The Spencer Backpackers

475 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC 3003, Australia
+61 393 297 755

AED 81+

Overall guest ratings

6.7/10 Good
Based on 544 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 9.0
  • 4.9
  • 3.9

Good to know

  • Near city centre
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Just a 12-minute walk from Southern Cross Skybus, train and bus terminals, The Spencer Backpackers features views over Melbourne, free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar. The Spencer Backpackers West Melbourne is a 2-minute drive from Docklands and a 3-minute drive from both Flagstaff Station and Etihad Stadium. Melbourne Airport is 17 minutes’ drive away. All rooms have access to shared bathroom facilities or include their own private bathroom. Some rooms have a balcony with city views. Guests have access to a shared kitchen, shared lounge and a terrace. There is also a tour desk and 24-hour check in available.

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    Amenities

    • ATM on-site
    • Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 544 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "Management was excellent, said 91%."
      7.8 "78% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      7.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 76%."
      8.4 "Near to public transport, according to 84%."
      7.3 "73% liked the proximity to shopping."
      7.8 "Easily accessible by car, said 78%."
    • 6.5 "Internet is average."
      5.6 "56% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.5 "55% found problems with the furniture."
      0.0 "For 100%, the rooms looked old."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the balcony."
    • 3.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.0 "100% criticized the unstylish hotel."

    Overall rating

    6.4 Good
    Based on 152 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    • 6.9 "Internet is average."
      6.2 "62% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were dirty."
    • 4.3 "Not very clean."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were dirty."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      4.2 "58% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 38 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 6.0 "Average comfort."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "54% thought the kitchenette was ok."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      4.2 "58% thought the building wasn't nice."

    Overall rating

    6.6 Good
    Based on 353 reviews
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      7.1 "71% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.2 "Near to public transport, according to 82%."
    • 6.2 "Internet is average."
      5.1 "51% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      4.5 "55% complained about the bathroom."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.9 "51% had problems with the shower."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      4.2 "58% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 4.1 "Not very clean."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      2.3 "77% thought it was rather dirty."
    Good to know
    "Near city centre"
    "Friendly service"
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