Habitat HQ, Melbourne

St. Kilda
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Habitat HQ is our award winning 4.5 star backpackers in funky, beachside St Kilda, on the fringe of Melbourne city. Our super clean & modern facilities along with our relaxed vibe and grassroots culture are what we are awarded for!

Our laid back, friendly and local staff will welcome you into their habitat. Making you feel right at home to meet new friends & learn all about St Kilda’s eclectic mix of famous cafes, bars, restaurants & live music gigs. All of which you can discover a short walk from our door!

Direct trams run straight to our door (15 mins) from the heart of the city for your convenience. If you are on a self drive adventure, we offer all our guests free secure car parking.

Our 'inhabitants' are treated to some of the best facilities this side of the equator!

24 hour reception
Lounge & common areas – Relax, eat, play pool, TV & DVD’s, and socialize
Free guitars
Outdoor courtyard – cooks on our BBQ or sun bake on the lounges
Internet Access – wi-fi everywhere
Kitchen – Fully equipped with huge plasma TV
Bathrooms – Immaculately clean & stylish bathrooms
Security – swipe card access to each floor, CCTV cameras & night security

With a wide range of accommodation from dorms to motel style rooms, we have a habitat to suit every travelers needs!

Dorms have:
• Secure luggage lock up facilities
• Swipe card security access
• Air-conditioning & heating
• Super comfy, inner spring mattresses
• Free linen service
• Cleaning service daily
• Wi-fi
*Under 18's are not permitted to stay in the dorm rooms

Private Motel Style Rooms:
• Stylish bathroom
• Air-conditioning & heating
• Plasma TV with Cable
• Tea & coffee making facilities
• Swipe card access
• Free linen service
• Serviced daily
• Wi-fi
*Under 18's are permitted to stay in the private rooms if accompanied by an adult

Concerned about your carbon footprint? Habitat HQ has been awarded an official GREEN Star rating from AAA Tourism. Part of our vision is to become an environmentally sustainable business. We’re committed to finding out how we can make a positive impact on you and less of an impact on the environment

Location and Contact


• When you arrive at the award winning Habitat HQ, you will be entering a world that is welcoming, safe, entertaining & memorable. Our clean & modern facilities, combined with our relaxed and homely atmosphere will be sure to satisfy every travellers needs.
• Located in Melbourne's vibrant beachside hotspot, St Kilda, Habitat HQ is only a short walk from the beaches, nightlife, shopping & cafes it's so famous for. With trams at our doorstep running straight into the heart of the city, Habitat HQ is a great base to discover Melbourne and beyond!
• Our "inhabitants" are treated to some of the best facilities this side of the equator!
• - FREE airport pick up from Tullamarine for stays of 3 or more nights *Conditions apply
• - FREE secure car parking
• - FREE pancakes on Wednesday
• - FREE 1 hour internet
• - Spacious and comfy common areas relaxing
• - Cook up on the BBQ or sunbake on the lounges in our huge sunny courtyard
• - 24 hour internet cafe & Wi-fi everywhere
• - Immaculately clean and stylish bathrooms
• - Fully equipped, very clean kitchen with ovens
• - Your very own local Events Co-ordinator to organise lots of fun things for you to do
• in-house and around Melbourne. A great way to meet your fellow travellers!
• - Excellent security! 24 hour reception, swipe card access, luggage lock-ups in all rooms, CCTV cameras to ensure you a safe and hassle free stay
• - Information & travel desk
• - Laundry
• - Pool tables & games
• From Tullamarine Airport
• Frankston and Peninsular airport shuttle runs a service from the airport to our drop off point right outside the hostel from 06.00-20.30
• * This is FREE if you stay at least 3 nights. Conditions apply and you must book with reception before boarding the shuttle*
• Skybus runs a 24 hour shuttle service from the airport to the CBD
• From Avalon Airport *The Avalon Airport Bus will you off at our hostel and runs to meet every service coming into Avalon Airport.
• From the CBD
• Tram numbers 3 and 67 both run along Swanston Street in the heart of Melbourne city. Get off at Stop 34 and there we are!!



Address: 333 St Kilda Road, St. Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Distance to city center: 6.04 km

Habitat HQ is listed on the following booking sites:

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Website Habitat HQ Melbourne www.habitathq.com.au
Phone Number: +613 9537 3777
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Facilities and Amenities

Party Hostel

Solo Traveller


Lockers in Rooms

Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Wi-Fi in Rooms

Lockers in Lobby

Luggage Storage



24 Hour Security


Air Conditioning

BBQ Grill


Board Games

Book Collection/Exchange

Cable TV

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments


Entirely Non-Smoking



Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental

Outdoor Seating

Pool Table

Power Point/Sockets in Rooms



Wheelchair Accessible

Airport Pickup


Service Animals

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: Other

Reception Hours: 24 Hours

Size: Very Large (100+ beds)


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