Overview of Hostel
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
From Tullamarine Airport: The cheapest option for transport from Tullamarine Airport is the SkyBus. This bus departs every 10-15 minutes from the front of the luggage collection area and will cost about $18 one way. The bus will finish at Southern Cross Station where you can catch the local train.
From the City by TRAIN: Take the Cranbourne, Pakenham, Frankston or Sandringham lines from Southern Cross Station to South Yarra station (3 Stops) (you may need to swap trains at Flinders Street Station) turn Right on Toorak Road, walk 5 minutes, Cross over punt road at the lights then turn right. We are the second building on the Left.
From Avalon Airport: Catch the SunBus which will drop you at Southern Cross Station. SunBus fare is $21 one way.
From the City by TRAM: Take tram number 58 from Swanston Street to the corner of Toorak Road and Punt Road (Stop 125). Get off the tram and Left on to Punt Road. We are the second building on the left.
Situated in South Yarra, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Jam Factory and Royal Botanic Gardens. Melbourne Cricket Ground and National Gallery of Victoria are also within 2 mi (3 km) Chapel St is a short 5 minute walk.
Conditions & Policy
South Yarra Backpackers Policies & Conditions; Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival 6 PM. Check In from 11.30am - Your International Passport must be presented 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. General: Reception Hours 9:00AM - 4:30PM. 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. Other: -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 $500 - 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