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Discover a slice of traveller paradise at The Village North Melbourne, nestled on the edge of the vibrant city centre. Our hostel has recently undergone a multi-million dollar designer fit-out, promising a one-of-a-kind experience for solo travellers and groups making their way to Melbourne.

From the moment you step inside, our hostel sets itself apart from other hostels in Melbourne. It’s a space where global explorers gather, stories intertwine, and the energy of the city resonates within its walls. With a range of thoughtfully designed shared and private hostel rooms with ensuite bathrooms, we cater to the modern nomad craving comfort and connection.

At The Village North Melbourne, we understand that your journey is more than just the destination — it’s about the memories you create and the friendships you forge. Here, every corner is crafted to foster a communal atmosphere where you can share laughs, exchange tales, and plan tomorrow’s adventures with fellow travellers.

Join us and discover the ultimate urban retreat and ideal base for your Melbourne adventures. 

A Melbourne Hostel where Comfort meets Convenience

Choosing The Village North Melbourne means selecting a hostel that understands the balance between bustling city life and the peaceful retreat you crave. Our hostel facilities are designed to provide everything you need for a comfortable and convenient visit. Stay connected with friends, or plan your next Melbourne adventure with our complimentary Wi-Fi. Enjoy the comfort of climate-controlled rooms, ensuring your space is an oasis of cool during the summer heat and a cosy escape when the chill of winter sets in.

Meal times become a social highlight in our fully-equipped self-catering kitchens, where guests whip up home-cooked meals. Our laundry services offer the convenience of home, and with secure luggage storage, exploring the city without extra baggage has never been easier.

Step into the common areas and find a space that invites relaxation and interaction in equal measure. At our Melbourne hostel, comfort is key, whether you’re lounging with a book or sharing travel tips with new friends. The hostel’s rooftop terrace is the perfect oasis to enjoy your morning coffee or a few sundowners, with panoramic views of the iconic Melbourne skyline.

Explore North Melbourne

Immerse yourself in North Melbourne, a suburb where every street corner buzzes and adventure awaits. With a prime position just a stone’s throw from Melbourne’s city centre, the University of Melbourne and the iconic Queen Victoria Market, you’ll find yourself in the heart of the action.

Wander through colourful laneways and discover the city’s renowned coffee scene, or get your culture fixed at Melbourne’s art galleries, showcasing inspiring works from local and international artists. 

For an afternoon well spent, meander through the local Melbourne markets, where you can unearth handcrafted goods and fresh produce. Or, for a quiet respite, the parks and green spaces near the hostel offer a tranquil backdrop for relaxation or a picnic with new friends.

As the sun sets, North Melbourne’s nightlife stirs to life. Experience the local love for music and socialising, from quirky bars to world-class restaurants, local pubs and exciting clubs, promising a night to remember in Melbourne.

Seamless Connectivity to Melbourne’s Top Attractions

At The Village North Melbourne, you stand at the gateway to the city’s heartbeat, where free trams will whisk you away to must-see destinations. From the vibrant laneways to the bustling business precinct, you’re connected to it all.

Guests at our Melbourne hostel find navigating the city’s attractions a breeze. The network of public transport — trains, buses, and bikes — is at your disposal, linking you directly to Melbourne’s renowned landmarks. 

Explore Australia’s trendiest city with The Village North Melbourne as your cosy and convenient base. Meet, mingle, make new friends at Melbourne’s favourite hostel and discover all that this captivating city has to offer.





78 Howard Street, North Melbourne VIC 3051


PH 03 9034 8599

[email protected]

From Tullamarine Airport (18km)

  Taxi/Uber – depending on traffic, a taxi takes 30-50 minutes and costs around $50-65.

  Skybus – operating between Tullamarine Airport and Southern Cross Station and departs every 15 minutes from 4am until 1am. Bookings are not required.

From Southern Cross Station

  Taxi/Uber – easiest way to get from the station is by car, which will typically cost around $10 and take around 10 minutes.

  Walk – it’s a 30-minute walk to The Village. Melbourne is a flat city, so it’s a great way to get your bearings before settling in!

  Tram – the most direct tram route is to walk to Spencer St / Collin St tram stop (5 minute walk) and take tram 11 toward West Preston. Get off at stop 9, Victoria St / Peel St, and walk southeast on Victoria St, then turn left onto Howard St. Arrive at The Village Hostel.


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