Base Backpackers Melbourne
Find the rest of the world with us.
Base Backpackers St Kilda offers a unique style of hostel living combining state of the art facilities with a laidback vibe, we're located in Melbournes coolest suburb of St Kilda.
Get ready to make new friends in our spacious dorm rooms.
The Spot to be social
Loads of daytime activities and a pumping bar to help you make new mates.
Big Willy's boozy bingo. Buy any meal for a chance to win epic prizes...
Wings and Sings. 50 cent chicken wings // roulette challenge // live music from 8pm
Walk to Brighton Beach and see the famous Brighton Beach Boxes
Trivia. $9.95 meals all day // trivia starts at 8pm
6pm Buy a beer, get a free steak! Unbelievable!
Frat Friday, DJs, drink specials, American sports on all the screens. $15.95 for pint and burger
La Playa and Ladies Night - Big Name DJ's. Free champagne for first 25 ladies who get a wrist band from reception
Inter hostel 11 a side hostel match with Nomads St Kilda. Meet at reception at 12 noon
Sunday Funday Beer pong comp from 8pm
2 min Walk
St Kilda Beach
15 min Drive
9 min Drive
Brighton Beach Boxes
Is there transport from the airport?
Yes, you have a few options depending on what time you arrive:
Between 6:30am - 7pm
St Kilda Express Skybus. The big red bus is directly outside the terminal at T4 at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport. The stop for Base St Kilda Melbourne Backpackers is right outside our front door on Carlisle Street.
Between 7pm - 6:30am
If you arrive outside of the above hours take the regular Skybus to Southern Cross Station and then jump on the number 96 tram towards St. Kilda Beach. Get off at the Luna Park stop and then walk 100 meters down Carlisle Street away from the beach.
Do you have free Wifi?
Yes, we offer wifi free to all guests between 7am and 7pm in the bar and lobby. If you'd like wifi in the rooms it's $4 per 24 hours or $12 per week
Do you have a car park?
As Base Backpackers St Kilda is in a residential area there are lots of paid and unpaid options available, just make sure you read the signs. If you're unsure about what a sign is trying to say just come and say "hi" to one of our staff and we'll help you out.
Parking options nearest to Base St Kilda:
- On Carlisle Street (the street we're on) but on the opposite side there is free parking 24 hours a day.
- There is a secure Coles supermarket carpark only 100 meters from Base St Kilda that charges $30/24 hours.
Can I store my luggage with you when I go on a tour?
Yes we have free luggage storage available to all guests staying at our St Kilda Melbourne Backpackers.