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Scape Berkeley 1, Melbourne
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Scape Berkeley 1, Melbourne

Berkeley St, Carlton, 3053, Australia
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About the Property

In search of the best student accommodation in Melbourne? You’re in luck as you’ve reached the right one! Scape Berkeley 1, situated in the heart of the already vibrant city of Melbourne, is a stunning student accommodation in Melbourne, Located on Berkeley St, Carlton, 3053,  Scape Berkeley 1, Melbourne, offers comfortable studios and 2-bedroom apartments while being a few minutes away from the University of Melbourne and the Melbourne Institute of Technology.

The capital city of the state of Victoria already gives you an idea about what Melbourne is like. With a population of more than 5 million, the city is always alive with its cultural diversity, music, arts, fancy restaurants in Melbourne, sports, coffee culture and more! The sports scene is particularly outstanding with the likes of the Australian Open (tennis) and the Melbourne Cup horse race. Located on the SE coast of Australia, the city’s central business district is on the northern bank of the Yarra River. It will offer you a ton of landmarks like the Eureka Tower, Federation Square, and State Library of Victoria, or you can check out the wildlife at the Melbourne Zoo. The National Gallery of Victoria can fuel your art scenes, while the Great Ocean Road is perfect for a day out. With an oceanic climate and pleasant temperatures all year round, you will always be sorted for making plans whenever you like! In case you are looking forward to a peaceful time, check out the numerous parks and gardens dotting the city, like Albert Park or Royal Botanic Gardens. While the city may be fun, it gets better with some of the best colleges and universities located here, like Monash University Clayton Campus, RMIT University and the University of Melbourne Hawthron campus, which is also one of the best medical universities in Australia! Top of this vibrant experience by living at Scape Berkeley 1 Melbourne!

Features

Scape Berkeley One, Melbourne, prides itself as one of the best student accommodations in Melbourne for international students due to the comfortable, convenience and good times it offers! Scape Berkeley 1 offers a range of beautiful rooms from studios to 2-bedroom apartments that are bound to cater to your every need. The rooms come equipped with a comfy bed, a study desk for focused study, a wardrobe to organise your items and a flat-screen TV to tune into media action! The kitchen is state of the art and has a dishwasher and fridge with a freezer. The rooms also feature air conditioning and heating. You can choose the shared apartments to live in with a buddy or have the whole place to yourself by choosing the studio options!

Scape Berkeley 1, Melbourne, also provides some common amenities, which include a cinema room, lounge, and spacious study rooms as well. It also offers high-speed free WiFi throughout the building and laundry services, which are all-inclusive in the rent. All in all, Scape Berkeley 1 student accommodation has everything a student could possibly require and more!

Location and What's Hot?

Keeping you connected to your studies and city life is the motto at Scape Berkeley 1, Melbourne, with major universities in proximity! The University of Melbourne and Melbourne Institute of Technology are located a short walk away. Meanwhile, the Royal Institute of Technology is slightly further on foot but can be reached within a few minute's drive. Trinity College and Southern Cross University are just a stroll away on foot as well. Monash University is a short drive, and with such ease of access, you will be able to switch between study and the comfort of your room in no time!

Melbourne is a big city, and it is located in the heart of it is what makes Scape Berkeley 1, Melbourne, so perfect. Being famous for restaurants and top cafes like the Amiconi Restaurant and The Leveson, you are not far from the action with several restaurants, including some top vegan restaurants located in the vicinity. Pho Victoria is a well-known authentic Vietnamese restaurant that is down the road from Scape Peel. Prudence is another pub serving craft beers and creative cocktails. Sin-Jeon K-Street Food is a small Korean joint with delicious food and drinks. If you wish to experience the city, you can check out the various city attractions like the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel or just enjoy the city sights as you try out the various things to do in Melbourne.

Commute

Scape Berkeley 1, Melbourne, also offers you convenient access to the city’s well-laid-out transportation system. You can hop onto a tram with ease as the nearest stop is just 300 meters from the accommodation at 9-Pelham St/Elizabeth St. Some other bus stops that are close to Scape Berkeley One, Melbourne are Melbourne University/Pelham St and Haymarket/Elizabeth St  The Melbourne Airport Taxi services are also available throughout the day to get you to point locations rapidly. If you’re looking for affordable student housing in Melbourne, then Scape Berkeley 1 is the right choice for you!

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Wifi
Water
Electricity
Heating

Common Amenities

Events program
Management Community
Laundry
Social Lounge
Cinema
Rooftop

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included at this property?

All your utilities including electricity, water and heating, plus unlimited broadband internet are included with your rent. There are no additional bills to worry about. You’ll also enjoy access to their common spaces plus a packed calendar bursting with exclusive events, mentorship programs, and internship opportunities where you can experience other cultures and make friends at the same time.

Do I need to be a student to live at property?

Yes, Management’s student accommodation is purpose built for students and a confirmation of enrolment is required to secure your room. Looking for accommodation but not a student? Management are available at two locations in the heart of Melbourne that offer luxe apartment living with flexible leases, amazing spaces, services on-demand all wrapped in one simple cost. Book a tour to check it out today.

Can I take a look around?

They would love you to! They offer both in-person and virtual tours of all Management properties. Book a tour today!

How close is property to university?

Property is conveniently located if you’re a student in Melbourne. It’s just a short walk or tram ride away from some of the best universities in the city. · RMIT University is just a 10-minute walk away. · University of Melbourne is a 4-minute walk away. · Monash University’s Parkville Campus is a little further away and can be reached in roughly 13 minutes via tram from one of the nearby stations. · La Trobe University City Campus is also a 13-minute tram ride. · For those attending Victoria University City Queen Campus, this is a 16-minute walk away.

Where’s the nearest public transport to property?

Whether you’re commuting to university or just exploring the city, Management Berkeley is the perfect place to be. With its convenient location and easy access to public transportation, you’ll be able to get around Melbourne with ease. The tram stop is on Elizabeth Street around a 3-minute walk from property. They offer services to all the major destinations in Melbourne, including the CBD, the University of Melbourne, and RMIT University. Melbourne Central Station is also just a 14-minute walk away, and it’s on the City Loop, which means you can get to all of the major stations in the CBD, as well as to other parts of Melbourne, such as South Yarra and Footscray. If you’re looking for a more affordable option, there are also several bus stops within walking distance of Management Berkeley. These buses will take you to a variety of destinations around Melbourne, including the Royal Botanic Gardens, the Melbourne Museum, and the Queen Victoria Market.

What shops are close to property?

Whether you’re looking for a quick grocery run or a full-day shopping spree, property is located just a short walk or tram ride away from some amazing shopping destinations. Melbourne Central is a 14-minute walk away, and has over 200 stores, including everything from designer clothing to homewares. QV Melbourne shopping centre is a little further and can be reached via a 16-minute walk. It has 250 stores, as well as a cinema, bowling alley, and rooftop bar. Queen Victoria Market is a short 8-minute walk away and is a foodie’s paradise with over 1000 stalls selling fresh produce, meats, seafood, and other goods. Chinatown is also home to a wide variety of Chinese restaurants, shops, and cultural attractions. It’s a 20-minute walk away.

How often do I pay my rent?

The easiest way to pay your rent is through our fortnightly direct debit system. They also have full upfront payment options. If you wish to pay the full rent amount in one lump sum, you can do this with a credit or debit card at Reception or by bank transfer. International transfers or credit card payments may result in a surcharge from your bank.

What is a Bond? And how do I pay it?

The bond is a security deposit registered with the appropriate state-based authority and covers any damage you may cause to the room. Don’t worry, this excludes normal wear and tear. You will receive an email 10 days before your contract start date asking you to pay a security deposit through the Resident Portal. It is refundable at the end of your stay with us if there are no damages, your room is left clean and there is no outstanding rent. You will receive an email when your bond is ready to be returned. Release of your bond from the state-based authority will either be transferred into an Australian bank account of your choice which is the preferred method, or you can arrange for a cheque to be sent to you.

Do I need to bring my own bedspread, quilt, and pillow?

Yes. However, to make life easier, these items may be purchased on our website when booking your room, or via our Resident Portal, and can be ready for you on check-in. They can also be purchased from Reception, subject to availability. Get settled early and purchase your bedding pack to guarantee availability.

How do I buy linen and kitchen supplies in advance?

You can log in to our Resident Portal to buy kitchen and bedding before arriving at Management. Alternatively, you can email the property directly.

Does property have an airport transfer service?

Yes! To arrange a pick-up service from the airport directly to property, please visit our Airport Transfer page and complete the form at least 72 hours before your scheduled arrival at the airport. Contact your Management location for pricing. Alternatively, all major Australian airports have taxi ranks and dedicated pick-up areas for ridesharing services including Didi and Uber that will take you to any of our buildings. There are also public transport options available.

What time is check-in at property?

Property will welcome you at any time of day or night.  To assist with a smooth arrival, they ask residents who plan to arrive outside normal business hours (9.00 to 18.00) to inform us by email at least 72 hours in advance. This way they can make sure a Management team member is available to greet you. If you arrive outside of normal business hours, you’ll find contact information at the entrance of the building. Your calls will be answered by a friendly team member who will help you check-in.

What goes on in the communal spaces?

Property features a range of communal spaces available to all residents where you can rest and relax or socialise with friends. These include a rooftop terrace, cinema room, 24/7 gym plus ample games and study areas. They’ll host resident events in these spaces from time to time, but they can also be booked in advance if you’d like them all to yourself!

Can friends visit?

They don’t have a curfew for residents over the age of 18. International residents under the age of 18 must sign a curfew between 9:30pm to 10:00pm. If students miss curfew, their team will follow up with the student and visit their room until they are located to make sure everything is ok. The Next Generation team communicates all curfew breaches to the educational institution on the spot, or the following day, depending on the nature of the breach.

Is there a curfew?

They don’t have a curfew for residents over the age of 18. International residents under the age of 18 must sign a curfew between 9:30pm to 10:00pm. If students miss curfew, their team will follow up with the student and visit their room until they are located to make sure everything is ok. The Next Generation team communicates all curfew breaches to the educational institution on the spot, or the following day, depending on the nature of the breach.

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Student Accomodations in Melbourne

Melbourne Student Accommodation

Melbourne, a vibrant city known for its cultural diversity and world-class education institutions, offers a range of student accommodation options to suit every need. From modern studio apartments to shared flats, there's something for everyone. However, with the popularity of Melbourne as a student destination, on-campus accommodations can fill up quickly, leaving many students in search of off-campus housing near universities like the University of Melbourne and RMIT University. This is where amber comes in.

Amber provides a comprehensive platform for students to search and find their ideal student accommodation in Melbourne easily. Whether you're looking for a cosy studio or a shared apartment close to campus, amber's user-friendly interface makes the process simple and stress-free. With a wide range of options and detailed listings, finding the perfect place to call home during your studies in Melbourne has never been easier. From the initial search to move-in day, amber is there every step of the way, making the transition to student life in Melbourne seamless and enjoyable. Some of the best student housing in Melbourne that you can check out include Scape Peel, Carric Hostel, and Walsh Residence.

About Melbourne

Melbourne, the capital city of Victoria, Australia, is located on the southeastern fringe of the Australian landmass in the country's southern central part. Boasting a population of around 5 million people, Melbourne is a bustling metropolis that offers a welcoming environment for international students. With over 49,000 enrollments yearly, the city has a vibrant student population. Known for its architecture, culture, and music, Melbourne is a lively and diverse city that offers a wealth of opportunities for students.

One of Melbourne's key attractions for students is its strong job market, which provides plenty of opportunities for part-time and casual work. The city is also home to many multinational companies, making it an ideal place for students to gain valuable work experience. Melbourne has consistently been voted the most livable city in the world thanks to its great climate, which features mild winters and warm summers. The city is renowned for its excellent food, coffee, and nightlife and boasts plenty of green spaces, including parks and gardens. Melbourne is also home to some of the most prestigious universities globally, renowned for their academic excellence. These universities attract students from around the world, contributing to the city's cultural diversity. Overall, students moving to Melbourne for their higher studies are sure to have a fantastic experience, thanks to the city's welcoming atmosphere and diverse offerings.

Best Student Accommodation in Melbourne

The most essential thing for students when moving to a new city or country is accommodation. There are many student housing in Melbourne available close to major universities like Scape La Trobe and the University of Melbourne, enabling students to save time and money. Students can choose from various student houses, including ensuites, non-ensuites, shared apartments, and studios, with easy accessibility to various cafes and restaurants, shopping centres, healthcare facilities, and commuting options. With amber, you can make your Melbourne student accommodation search easy and hassle-free! Amber offers student accommodation in Melbourne, with options in multiple localities in the city, so you don’t have to worry about the location. Take a look at these student housing in Melbourne:

1. Scape Franklin

2. Carric House

3. Bouverie Residence

4. Scape Carlton

5. Student Living - 740 Swanston

6. Scape Aurora

7. Scape Melbourne Central

8. Scape Victoria Street

9. Scape Queensberry

10. Carlton Residence

Cost of Living in Melbourne

When it comes to the cost of living in Melbourne, it could be a bit expensive, but with proper planning and assessments, students can easily manage their expenses. A lot of factors come into play while estimating a budget, like the location of your Melbourne student accommodation, the rent of your Melbourne student accommodation, and personal preferences. Other expenses like groceries, travelling, and entertainment also impact your cost of living. Make sure to make a proper budget for all your living expenditures and other personal expenses. Below is an estimate of the costs you may incur while living in Melbourne.

1. Off-campus accommodation: AU$1400 - AU$1500 per month

2. Transportation: AU$190 - AU$200 per month

3. Food: AU$900 - AU$1000 per month

4. Entertainment: AU$80 - AU$90 per month

5. Groceries: AU$270 - AU$290 per month

6. Clothes: AU$200 - AU$210 per month

Student Travel in Melbourne

Melbourne's roads are always crowded, with vehicles in a hustle. With a wide range of transportation options, this city makes commuting convenient and easy for students living here. With a well-connected and vast transportation system of trains, buses, and taxis, travelling to any part of the city is hassle-free for students. The automotive fare is also much more affordable than in other cities. Students can get a student travel pass and railcards for an easier commute.’

1. Bus: This service is spread across, making it convenient for students to travel. The average bus fare is AU$5, and the concessional fare is AU$2.25. Many buses in Melbourne are accessible for people with disabilities, including low-floor buses with wheelchair ramps and spaces. If you require assistance getting on or off the bus, the driver can assist. You can take the Southern Cross Station bus stop, Melbourne Central/Lonsdale St bus stop, and Swanston St bus stop.
2. Bicycle: Melbourne is a very bike-friendly city, with many dedicated bike lanes and paths. You can rent a bike through a bike-sharing scheme such as oBike or Melbourne Bike Share or purchase a bike for personal use.
3. Rail: Melbourne has 218 suburban stations on 16 lines, most of which are subway stations. Flinders Street Station is Australia's busiest rail hub that serves the entire network, and remains a prominent Melbourne landmark and meeting place. A full-fare myki card costs $6, and a concession, seniors, or child myki costs $3.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Melbourne

Students need not worry about unwinding after a long week in Melbourne. The city offers a dynamic cultural scene, a diverse population, and a mix of modern and historic architecture. The streets of Melbourne are buzzing with cosy cafes and restaurants, shopping spots, art galleries, antique shops, and amazing clubs and bars. If you are into premium dining, then Villas Restuarant & Bar, Super Inn, and Rice Paper Scissors are among some of the finest restaurants in Melbourne that offer lip-smacking cuisines. Catch up with friends over coffee at Mr Tulk Cafe, Pearson & Murphy's Cafe, and Books n Bites Cafe. Party lovers can go to The Duke of Wellington, The Oxford Scholar, and Melbourne Central Lion to unwind with some drinks and live music. Indulge in some retail therapy at Melbourne Central, Chadstone - The Fashion Capital, and Emporium Melbourne. Art lovers can explore West End Art Space, Mailbox Art Space, and Tolarno Galleries.

Sports fans flock to the Melbourne Cricket Ground, affectionately known as "The G," to witness thrilling Aussie Rules matches in front of crowds exceeding 100,000. In addition to its cultural attractions, Melbourne boasts a stunning natural landscape featuring grand parks, impressive gardens, and beautiful seaside areas. The other popular attractions you must explore include the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Queen Victoria Market, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Skydeck, Melbourne Museum, Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), State Library Victoria, and ArtVo.

Melbourne Tourist Attractions

With so many captivating tourist attractions and things to do, it's no wonder Melbourne is among the most famous cities in the world. The hubs, pubs, delightful cafes, leisure places, parks, and clubs drive learners to Melbourne. We have listed some of the most popular tourist attractions that you can explore while staying in the city. Have a look:

1. Cricket Ground
2. Albert Park
3. Melbourne Park
4. Melbourne Skyline
5. Royal Botanic Gardens
6. Federation Square
7. Melbourne Cricket Ground
8. St Kilda Beach
9. Great Ocean Road
10. National Gallery of Victoria

Top Universities in Melbourne

Melbourne is home to some of the best universities offering a range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs across disciplines! You can find your ideal university for your preferred course. We have listed some of Melbourne's top universities below:

1. Charles Sturt University
2. Asia Pacific International College
3. Edith Cowan University
4. Victorian Institute Of Technology
5. Melbourne Institute of Technology
6. Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
7. Australian Catholic University

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