BELONG Zetland, Sydney

Defries Ave, Zetland, 2017, Australia
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3.0 mi from City Center
3.0 mi from City Center( 1h 1m. 33m. 15m)
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Taylor College | 0.4 mi
Sydney Film School | 0.5 mi
Hillsong International Leadersh... | 0.7 mi
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No Visa No Pay
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About the Property

BELONG Zetland, 2017, located on Defries Ave Zetland, is a modern student accommodation in Sydney. Students can choose from a range of 1, 2, and 3-bedroom apartments. BELONG Zetland Sydney is located in a vibrant neighbourhood with several retail shops, pharmacies, restaurants, and parks located just a short walk away. The property is also close to Taylor College and Sydney Film School, just a short walk away, making accommodation ideal for students attending these colleges.

BELONG Zeltand Sydney student housing has a very inclusive environment for everyone, so if any specific accessibility needs are required, they can be offered. Commuting to and from the student accommodation in Sydney won’t be a problem either, as the public transport in the city is fast and cheap, making it very convenient. The public transport stops are located very close to Zetland student accommodation, so students can easily travel in and around the city. Living in BELONG Zetland student accommodation will also let students experience the beautiful landmarks of the city, such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge and The Sydney Opera House, which are close to BELONG Zetland Sydney. The city is the hub of iconic attractions and places to visit. From stunning beaches to cultural vibrance, it truly has something for everyone, making it another benefit to opt for BELONG Zetland student housing. In a nutshell, not only do you live in a personalised room to call your own, but you also get to experience all the city has to offer within proximity. What are you waiting for? Become a part of this amazing student accommodation now!


BELONG Zetland student housing has a lot to offer in terms of apartments to suit the needs of everyone. The property features a range of housing options, including 1, 2, and 3-bedroom apartments to choose from based on your budget and requirements. The apartments offer several amenities in the rooms, such as a single/double bed where you can sleep peacefully, a study desk and chair for you to sit comfortably and study, and a spacious built-in wardrobe to safely keep all your stuff. The list doesn’t end here! BELONG Zetland Sydney also offers students an in-room shower, a comfortable sofa to lounge on during your free time, and a modern oven for you to heat your food in a jiffy! Students can also make use of the dining table and chairs to host homely meals for their roommates and themselves. Students can store their perishables in the fridge provided in the apartments.

What’s more? You also get access to many common amenities at the property. Students get a convenient car park, a fully-fledged gym to keep fit, and even spa facilities to relax after a long day of studying. One can even access the swimming pool for a cool dip and its fast broadband internet. This BELONG student accommodation is also within walking distance of universities and has many cafes and restaurants around, so you always have something to explore in and around your place of residence.

Location and What's Hot?

Being in the centre of the city, you’ll never run out of options to eat and places to have fun. BELONG Zetland Sydney is in close proximity to important universities such as Taylor College and the Sydney Film School, in addition to the National Institute of Dramatic Art and University of New South Wales (Kensington Campus), which are both in close driving distance of this Sydney student accommodation. Apart from these aforementioned institutions, students can also access other renowned universities in walking and driving distances. With its rich background in culture and education, Sydney is the place to stimulate your academic side, so opting for Zetland student accommodation is quite a smart choice to make.

For the foodies in our midst, check out Indian Rasoi for its elite and authentic Indian cuisine, especially its butter chicken, Kickin'Inn Zetland for its fresh seafood, and By Sang for their classic Japanese food. After a heavy meal, it is best to take a walk outside in the many beautiful gardens and parks in Sydney, such as Hyde Park, Observatory Hill Park, Centennial Park, and Royal Botanic Gardens. Coffee lovers can head to Victoria Park Cafe, Naxeion Cafe, Little Ginger, and YUMIAO Cat Cafe. Enjoy Sydney’s amazing nightlife at the Moore Park View Hotel. For your grocery needs, you can visit Zetciti Asian Supermarket Zetland, Victoria Park Supermarket, and Fresh Q Mart.

BELONG Zetland Sydney student housing is located in the thick of culture and history. Explore it by visiting cultural hubs in museums such as the Australian National Maritime Museum, the Museum of Sydney, and the Art Gallery of New South Wales. After all that intellectual interaction, Sydney is chock-full of places to rewind in, such as Red Room Sydney, Club 3WM, Home The Venue, and Club 77 to grab a drink and party with your friends. The property is also close to many stores for your shopping and grocery needs, such as Eco Outdoor, Store DJ, Coco Republic, and Australian Meat Emporium.


BELONG Zetland Sydney is the perfect place for you to settle down as it is located quite close to the city centre and is well connected to public transport. Students can choose from buses and trains and even opt for bicycles! Grab a bus at Gadigal Ave opp Joynton Park bus stop, located a short distance from this student accommodation in Sydney. One can even head on to Joynton Ave opp Mary O'Brien Reserve bus stop and Todman Ave at Carminya St bus stop. The nearest train station from the property is the Green Square train station, located a really brief drive away from this Sydney student housing. Students can even opt for cycling and walking to explore this beautiful city up close, as Sydney is known to be quite pedestrian-friendly.


5 mins walk to retail shops

5 mins walk to East Village Shopping Centre (Coles, gym, restaurants)

18 mins by bus to UNSW

25 mins bus to USYD

5 mins bus to UTS

20 mins by bus to Central Station

Room Types (3)

All (3)
2B (1)
1B (1)
3B (1)
An apartment a living room, kitchen, bathroom and two separate bedrooms

2 Beds 2 Bath

AU$350 - AU$1,300/week | 
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
Duration52 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$680/week
Duration52 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$350/week
Duration52 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$700/week
Duration52 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$1,300/week
An apartment with one separate bedroom, a living room, kitchen, and bathroom

1 Bed 1 Bath

AU$480 - AU$970/week | 
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Private Kitchen
Duration52 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$480/week
Duration52 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$940/week
Duration26 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$970/week
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An apartment with a living room, kitchen, and bathroom with three separate bedrooms

3 Beds 2 Bath

AU$1,650 - AU$1,680/week | 
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
Duration26 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$1,680/week
Duration52 week
Move InFlexible
Sold outAU$1,650/week
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What will you get
Common Amenities
Cafe & Restaurant Around
Paid Parking
Air Conditioning
Swimming Pool

Cancellation Policies (5)

  • Cooling Off Period
    Free booking cancellation in stipulated time
  • No Visa No Pay
    Free Cancellation if student visa is not secured
  • University Course Cancellation/Modification
    Change in Course undertaking by the university

Payment Policies (5)

  • Booking Deposit
    Secure booking with this amount
  • Security Deposit
    Deposit property holds during the tenure
  • Payment Instalment Plan
    Flexible payment terms

Frequently Asked Questions

When should I book?

You should book well in advance to avoid disappointment. We do accept late bookings, however, this is based on availability which may be limited. Most accommodations have great offers which can be availed by early booking, we suggest booking your ideal accomodation as soon as possible!

Can I make group bookings?

Yes depending on the property type, we accept group bookings, Please contact us to discuss availability.

Does Amber charge any service fees?

Amber will help you book the property as per your requirements. No- we do not charge you for our services, unless specified others.

How do I cancel a booking?

You can cancel your booking before the contract begins as per the cancellation policies mentioned on our page. Do read through the properties cancellation policies, get in touch with us to know more. 

Where do I start?

You can start by choosing a room type that suits your needs and falls under your budget. The most popular student accommodation options are: Student accommodation (En-suites Studios), Individual Apartments( 1bed, 2 bed & so on), Independent house. You will be able to find these options listed on Amber! you can get in touch with us for choosing the right accommodation. 

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The cost of your student accommodation in Sydney for international students will likely be the largest of your expenses after your college tuition. Your cost of living greatly depends on your student accommodation Sydney rent, the location of your accommodation, and your personal preferences. To help plan out your budget and expenses, we have provided rough estimates of a few other mandatory costs you will have to bear while living as a student in the city. Most of these estimated prices will vary depending on personal preferences but are a helpful way to gauge how much you could be spending.

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1. Buses

Sydney's extensive bus network operates extensively throughout the city and its suburbs. Regular bus services are easily accessible from most accommodations in Sydney. Travel time and frequency vary depending on the route and time of day, but you can expect buses every 10-15 minutes during peak hours. The Opal card makes fare payment convenient, with a single trip within the city averaging around AUD $2.24 - $4.80 depending on the distance covered.

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