Base St Kilda

17 Carlisle St, Melbourne

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Base St Kilda


Overview of Hostel

Base Backpackers St Kilda is THE #1 entertainment and events based hostel in town! Base offers the best in quality, style and friendliness. FREE pancakes (for the fancy: there are tonnes of UNREAL cafes a stone throw away), FREE Wifi, FREE activities and nightly events in our world famous Red Eye Ba

From Nights People


From Melbourne International Airport (Tullamarine Airport):

The St Kilda Skybus departs from outside Terminal 2, in the middle lane (cross the taxi lane to the purple direct bus departure area). The cost is $19 and will bring you directly to us at 17 Carlisle Street St Kilda. Please check departure times at

If you are arriving outside these times then we suggest catching the Sky Bus to Southern Cross station in the CBD. This bus runs 24 hours a day and will drop you off in the city. Cost is $21.

From Southern Cross Station
Catch the number 96 St Kilda Beach Tram. (You will need a MYKI card purchased from 711 outside Southern Cross station, cost is $6 and you will need to top up $5 for the journey). The journey will take about 20 minutes. You then need to get off at Luna park/McDonalds stop and walk away from the direction of the beach down Carlisle Street to Number 17. After a minute you will see Base (big red glass building) on your right side.

If you arrive outside of tram operation (approx 12.30 - 5.30am) then catch a taxi, it will cost you around $20 from the city.

A taxi from Melbourne airport costs about $75.

From Avalon Airport
Catch the Sunbus (there is one bus that meets every flight). The cost is $22. The bus will drop you off at Southern Cross Station. Follow directions as above from the Station.

We look forward to welcoming you to Base St Kilda!.

Located near

Base St Kilda has a premium location no more than a block away from St Kilda beach. We are on the doorstep of Acland St where all the cafe's and bars are located and a very short walk away from Fitzroy St for more night life, music and clubs.

Conditions & Policy

Credit Cards Accepted

At least 24 Hours Notice is required for all cancellations/changes, this is to be made directly to the Hostel. Cancellations made at least 1 day prior to arrival local time. Failure to do so will be charged for each guest first night accommodation minus the deposit. If you fail to notify Base St Kilda directly that you wish to cancel or change your reservation your credit card will be charged. Although we will do our best to accommodate you, we can not guarantee that groups of 3 or more guests will be put in the same room. A valid passport is required to be shown to reception on arrival. Guests cannot be under the age of 18.