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Base Melbourne - St Kilda

17 Carlisle Street, St Kilda, 3182 Melbourne

Book online or call 800-781-4040

Hostel Overview

This contemporary red-glass and polished-concrete construction offers its guests cool, funky and - budget! - accommodation' The hostel is just minutes from the beach and the city'

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Hotel Information

  • Number of Rooms/Beds : 19 rooms sleeping up to 250 people''
  • Reception Opening Hours : 24 hours
  • Check In Time : 14:00
  • Check Out Time : 10:00


    Could you ask for a cooler location? Base St Kilda is located in the centre of this trendy suburb, and has some of the best Melbourne has to offer - right on your doorstep'' Within minutes of the beach, you could stop en route for a coffee and a cake on Acland Street, head to one of the buzzing bars or make yourself feel sick on the rides at Luna Park'' With a tram stop right outside the door, accessing other parts of Melbourne is easy too''

  • Nearest Public Transport : Tram stop outside the door
  • Local Attractions : St Kilda Beach - 2 minutes walk Acland St Bars & Cafés - 2 minutes walk Luna Park - 2 minutes walk

Room Information

    A combination of dorms, and single and double private rooms, all have ensuite bathroom and are of modern design''

Hotel Conditions

  • Agent Booking Notes : *Group rates available*

How to Get There

  • By Public Transport : From the airport - By far the most hassle free way to get to the airport is to pre-book a transfer'' If you are staying for 3 nights or more and arriving between 7am and 6''45pm, you can benefit from the free transfer kindly offered to you by Base St Kilda'' We do need to know your flight details first though to be able to confirm it for you'' If you arrive outside of these times or are staying for 2 nights or less, book a friendly Sunbus transfer from outside of the airport terminal, as you don''t really need the hassle of hauling your backpack around Melbourne'' Take the Sky Bus from outside the terminal (this will set you back about AUD 18''00) which will drop you off at Spencer Street Station'' From here you''ll need to get a number 96 tram to St Kilda (it''ll take about 20 mins or so), which will deposit you just around the corner (outside McDonalds) at the St Kilda Beach / Luna Park stop'' From here stroll up Carlisle Street to the hostel - you can''t miss it: it''s bright red! From Flinders Street railway station - Jump onto a number 16 tram from Flinders Street Railway Station, straight to St Kilda - taking you about 20 mins or so'' Jump off at the St Kilda Beach / Luna Park stop (outside McDonalds) and stroll up Carlisle Street to the hostel''
  • Free Transfer : Free arrival transfer from the airport if booking 3 nights or more'' The offer is valid for transfers between 6am and 6pm'' Upon arrival, call base Backpackers on the freephone number - 1800 24 BASE'' They will issue you with a reference number and instructions on where to find the transfer bus'' The transfer bus will drop you at the hostel door''

Product Details

  • Accommodation Details : This is the ultimate in urban, hip hostelling - designed in red glass and polished concrete'' Enjoy a drink in the Red Eye bar, or chill out in the lounge with cable TV'' Other facilites include a self catering kitchen, a glass atrium to chill and read the paper, internet café and a tourist information desk''
  • Optional Extras : For a zero cost charge at point of booking you will receive: Transfer Info Stay for 3 nights or more and you will receive a free arrival airport transfer'' Please call free phone 1800242273 on arrival at melbourne Airport to arrange your transfer'' Please note transfer is only available between 6am and 6pm, arrivals outside of these hours is at the expense of guest''
  • ISIC Offer : All holders of a valid International Student (ISIC) Identity Card will receive 1 free drink voucher''

Important Information

    Min 5 nights stay for 24Dec14 - 01Jan15

  • Passenger Information : Min 5 nights stay for 24Dec14 - 01Jan15
  • Tempting Activities : Base Jumping Pass - Don''t want to be strapped to a strict itinerary, not sure if your next stop is north or south?''''''then grab a pass knowing you''re secure with 10 nights worth of shut-eye dorm accommodation; and just go with the flow all along Australia''s east coast!

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$ 37


*Per Person Per Night

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