Unique Facilities Essential Services


Want to gulp down a cold beer or a glass of bubbles, get your tan on sunbathing on the roof in one of our comfy loungers or chow down on a gourmet Aussie feast and a thick milkshake? We’ve got you covered. We’ve got the essentials like unlimited Wifi, full laundry facilities and secure lockers for your gear as well as some awesome extras like an in-house masseur and travel agency in our lobby.


Astro-turf Rooftop

Sitting on top of Discovery Melbourne is one of the biggest rooftops in the city! It’s equipped with BBQ’s, picnic tables and sun lounges and is the ideal place to chill out, cook a BBQ or kick a footy!


Beanbag Cinema

Go to the movies without leaving the building! We have our very own cinema filled with bean bags and huge sound that seats up to 50 people!


Disco Bar

We’ve got cheap drinks with shots from $5 and Jugs from $10. There’s always delicious cocktails to try and great beer to test out. Our events range from trivia and pool to themed parties and fancy dress!


Discovery Cafe

Discovery Cafe is a fantastic, well priced cafe in the lobby of our Hostel. Offering a large range of food with daily meal deals & $2 coffee in the mornings, it tops the list for cheap eats Melbourne. More info


High Speed Wifi

We know how important keeping in touch with friends and family is. We have FREE Wi-Fi in our lobby, computers in our Internet Kiosk and fast, unlimited Wi-Fi available, just pay by the day. Cost is $5 a day, $10 for 3 days and $15 for a week.



At some stage you’ll probably need to do a load of washing or to iron your shirt before that big job interview. Our laundry room is equipped with great quality washing machines, dryers and an ironing board. Washing is $4 per load and dryers $3 per 15 mins.


In House Masseur

Muscles aching after a long day of travels? Tony, Discovery Melbourne’s in-house masseur, has been taking care of our guests for more than 10 years. He is trained in many styles of massage. Contact Tony on 0424 048 823 or book at reception.


Travel Desk

If you are backpacking in Melbourne then you must come and see the team at Backpackers World Travel, situated right in our lobby! They really care about your travel, your journey, and YOU!



Keep your valuables safe in our e-lockers or bring your own lock to use the smaller lockers in every dorm. We are more than happy to store your passport for you if you are an extra cautious traveler. $8 for 12 hours or $12 for 24 hours.



We understand travelers are on a tight budget so you can cook your own meals in our guest kitchen from 6am – 11pm. We have plenty of supermarkets close by plus the famous Queen Victoria Market! Make use of our microwaves, stoves and ovens.


Guest Lounges

We have lots of spaces for you to either chill out or meet new people! Soak up the atmosphere in our lobby and reception area in the comfy lounges or watch TV in the more chilled out back lounge.


RSA Course

Complete your RSA while staying at Discovery and be legally qualified to work behind a bar. The courses are run by RSA Course Melbourne and start from $39. They also provide RSG & RSF courses. Check the website and book now!