Nomads Melbourne

5 Star Self Rated

196-198 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000


Nomads Melbourne is Melbourne's first flash packers, offering travellers a unique backpacking experience and we want you to experience that with us! The totally refurbished building at 196-198 A'Beckett St is located at the top end of the city, right in front of the Queen Victoria Market. With many popular Melbourne attractions, beautiful gardens, fantastic shopping and a wealth of public transport options close by, Melbourne is at its best at your doorstep.

Enjoy budget accommodation in style! Your backpacking experience comes complete with our cinema room, communal guests kitchen with FREE coffee FREE tea FREE rice FREE pasta for all our guests! Enjoy a cold drink at Industry Lounge and Bar, play a game of pool and relax with your new friends in our beer garden or rooftop deck.

Next to that we offer FREE PANCAKE BREAKFAST every Tuesday and Thursday and lots of love!

At Nomads Melbourne you can indulge in the luxury of a deluxe en-suited king room, relax in style in a single or multi-share private room, or meet your fellow travellers in a 4-14 share dormitory room. All rooms feature fresh white linen, operable windows, and heating. And for the ladies, Nomads Melbourne offers the exclusive, women only "Princess Wing".

Plan your stay in Melbourne at the Nomads Mad Travel Desk, and keep in touch with friends and family with easy in-house internet and international telephone access. With security swipe card access, luggage storage facilities, 24 hour reception, and a host of friendly staff, Nomads Melbourne will make your stay in Melbourne a breeze.

Nomads Melbourne is perfect for Backpackers and Travellers on a budget that like to travel in style.

PLEASE NOTE Prices listed are MAD Member rates, Non-Members incur an additional surcharge per night. Ask receptions about our MAD membership on check in and SAVE!

We also accommodate a range of GROUPS, from School and University Groups to Sporting and Leisure Groups.

Room Descriptions

10 Bed Dorm

10 Bed En-suite

4 Bed Dorm

4 Bed En-suite

4 Bed Female Dorm

6 Bed En-suite

6-8 Bed Dorm

Family 4

Family 6 En-suite

King En-suite

Check In Instructions

Check in time is 2PM. Early arrivals can store their luggage free of charge.

Children and Extra Guests Details

Children under 18 are allowed in private rooms only, with legal guardian. No child discount.

Car Parking Details

Limited free parking available on site. Under cover and off street car parking available nearby.

Travel Directions

From the Airport

Simply catch the Skybus ($18 AUD) direct to Southern Cross Station.

From Southern Cross Station its a 10 to 15 minute walk or transfer to the free shuttle bus which will drop you straight at our door. Follow the signs to Flagstaff Garden, and turn left up William St (away from La Trobe St) then take the first right onto A'Beckett St. Shouldn't take you longer than a 5 minute walk.

Closest Station - Flagstaff

Closest Tram Stop Flagstaff

Things To Do

The hostel is located in the centre of Melbourne, backing onto the Queen Victoria Markets, Australia's largest outdoor market. The central city location, gives guests easy access to the sights & attractions of Melbourne. The FREE tourist services, the City Circle Tram & the Tourist Shuttle Bus, stop only a couple of minutes walk away, introducing travellers to the heart of the city.

Nomads own Mad Travel Shop can assist all guests in booking local tours to spectacular destinations such as Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island, Yarra Valley and more.

  • 24 Hr Front Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Car parking (fees may apply)
  • Disabled facilities
  • Guest Laundry
  • Internet access
  • Lifts
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non-smoking rooms/floors
  • Parking
  • Tour Desk