Make Nate's Place your place in Melbourne and Sydney!




Shared Dorms:
We have 4, 6 and 8, bed shared dorms available at Nate’s Place Backpackers. All of our shared dorms are spacious and clean with large lockable storage lockers for every guest! Next to every bed is a personal double power socket, plus you can access the free unlimited WiFi from every room. Unlike many other hostels, our housekeeping team will also prepare the beds with fresh linen in preparation for your arrival.

Private Rooms:
If you wish for more privacy during your stay, we have private rooms available at Nate’s Place. Our private rooms consist of a large single over double bunk bed.


We have an abundance of bathroom and shower facilities available at Nate’s Place. All rooms on the third floor have private ensuite bathrooms while communal shower and toilet blocks are located throughout the first and second floors. Our hot water system ensures that hot water is always available around the clock and our cleaning team works hard to ensure the facilities are clean and ready for use at all times.

TV Room

Nate’s Place has a huge TV room located on the first floor. We have constructed an awesome two-tiered grandstand with plenty of comfy cushions for you to enjoy our huge 65 inch flat-screen TV with a huge selection of free DVDs. Each Sunday we have movie night with free popcorn which is always a popular way to unwind with your hostel friends after a busy weekend.
We also have a huge selection of books to use while at the hostel.


The Guest Laundry is open 24/7. The commercial-grade machines cost $4 per wash, $4 per dry and we have washing powder available at Reception for 50c.

Kitchen and Dining Area

Nate’s Place has a huge open-plan kitchen and dining area on the third floor. This includes gas stove cook tops, microwaves, toasters and kettles . We provide free breakfast including cereal, toast and spreads every morning, plus we provide free tea and coffee all day. On Sundays we provide free pancakes between 9 am – 11 am. Next to the kitchen is a large communal dry food storage area. In addition you’ll also find commercial-grade fridges to keep your food cool and fresh!

Rooftop Terrace

Nate’s Place has an awesome private rooftop for guests to enjoy with sweeping views of the Melbourne skyline! Why not enjoy the Melbourne sunshine and meet new friends over a few beers after a day of sightseeing. Make sure you check out our cool graffiti mural and don’t miss our free weekly BBQ on the rooftop. Many of our social events are hosted here – including our awesome pre-parties!

Free Unlimited WiFi

We have high speed WiFi infrastructure installed throughout the entire hostel to ensure that no area of the hostel is missed. Plus, unlike most other Sydney hostels, it’s 100% free with no download restrictions! How good is that! We have multiple access points throughout the hostel so you can connect and stay in touch with friends and family easily!

Nate’s Place Reception

The Reception Desk is open from 8 am – 8 pm weekdays and from 9 am – 7 pm weekends. Our friendly and experienced reception team have a wealth of knowledge so make sure you put it to good use! Plus, keep an eye on the events board next to reception to see what events the hostel has organised for the week!


Above all else, the security of our guests is our highest priority. CCTV is in operation throughout the building and we follow a strict ‘Guests Only’ policy within the hostel. We use a sophisticated security keycard mechanism on all doors.