250 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

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About United

Located in Melbourne CBD, this hostel is a 10-minute walk to Federation Square, Collins Street and the Arts Centre. It is close to St Paul's Cathedral, eateries and shops.

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To Downtown

0.5 mi



Nearest airport


Distance to airport

12.4 mi


Check-in time

3:00 PM

Check-out time

11:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Payment & Cancellation

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+61 396 542 616

Amenities at United

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • No smoking
  • ATM on-site
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Private bathroom
  • 24hr front desk
  • Night club
  • Storage available
  • CCTV in common areas


  • Game room
  • Pool table
  • Evening entertainment


  • Ticket service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out

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Reviews for United

GreatBased on 221 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Free breakfast, location is great." (in 13 reviews)
  • Friendly and helpful staff. (in 12 reviews)
  • Great price great location. (in 4 reviews)
Cons -
  • The beeping was incessant both on Level 2 and in the underground lounge. (in 1 review)
  • No proper lock up locker even if we pay. (in 1 review)

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Where is United

Most Popular Landmarks

Flinders Street Station0.1 mi
Collins Street0.2 mi
Southbank Promenade0.2 mi
Melbourne Arts Centre0.3 mi
Melbourne Central0.5 mi
Melbourne Central Shopping Centre0.5 mi

Getting Around

Melbourne Southern Cross0.8 mi
Melbourne 454 Docklands Drive1.5 mi
Melbourne Docklands1.5 mi
Melbourne Southland Sc10.8 mi
Melbourne Deer Park11.0 mi
Melbourne Radcliffe Av.11.0 mi

FAQs when booking at United

How close is United to the nearest airport, Melbourne?

With a distance of 12 mi between United and the nearest airport, Melbourne, the drive typically takes about 0h 24m depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

What is the best way for guests to get from Melbourne to United?

One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Melbourne to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

Is United considered pet-friendly?

United is pet friendly. Feel free to bring your household pet if you’re staying at United.

How close is United from the Melbourne city center?

United is 0 mi away from the center of Melbourne CBD, Melbourne. Consider visiting Old Melbourne Gaol, a popular landmark that can be accessed from United by various forms of transportation.

What is the United phone number?

For assistance regarding your reservation at United please call +61 396 542 616.

Does United have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, United has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at United?

11:00 AM is the check-out time at United. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

How much does it cost to stay at United, Melbourne?

$20 per night is the best price found recently for a room at United, with average deals around $108 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.

Does United have a laundry service?

Yes, there is a hotel laundry service for guests at United.

How far is United from Queen Victoria Market?

United is a good place to stay to see Queen Victoria Market. It’s 1 mi away.

Is United close to Flinders Street Station?

United is a good choice to stay at if you want to visit Flinders Street Station, which is 0 mi away.