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Student Accommodations in 
Surry Hills, Sydney

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Victoria St, Potts Point
1.5 mi from City Center
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22m )
Wifi
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5 Room Options
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From
AU$260/week
Flinders St, Darlinghurst
0.6 mi from City Center
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12m )
AC
Internet
TV
6 Room Options
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From
AU$275/week
Allen St, Pyrmont
1.5 mi from City Center
( 35m
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22m )
TV area
Shared lounge
Garden
2 Room Options
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AU$300/week
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Mountain St, Ultimo
1.3 mi from City Center
( 30m
9m
23m )
fitness centres
bills included
study area
7 Room Options
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From
AU$449/week
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Wattle St, Ultimo
1.1 mi from City Center
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cinema
bills included
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AU$459/week
Old South Head Rd, Woollahra
2.8 mi from City Center
( 55m
12m
31m )
Lounge
Street Parking
bills included
4 Room Options
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AU$310/week
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Darling Dr, Haymarket
0.9 mi from City Center
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Eveleigh St, Redfern
1.0 mi from City Center
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City Rd, Darlington
1.4 mi from City Center
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Gibbons St, Redfern
1.1 mi from City Center
( 23m
9m
14m )
gym
game room
laundry facility
7 Room Options
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AU$559/week
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How can a student rent accommodation in Surry Hills?

Select, pay, and book. After you shortlist from our catalogue of more than 500+ rooms in Surry Hills, you will be provided free service throughout the entire process from our experienced team. You can contact us for any further queries and guidance, and we'd be happy to assist you.

How much rent does a student pay for accommodation in Surry Hills?

Several factors decide student accommodation rent, and location is one of the essential aspects. The price of accommodation in Surry Hills can range between AUD 280 to AUD 830/week. Apart from the location, the rent also depends on the various amenities and facilities provided by the accommodation and the room's configuration. The accommodation rent will decrease as you move further away from Sydney CBD.

What is the cheapest rent I can pay inSurry Hills?

Bexley Sydney offers the best accommodation for a reasonable price of AUD 190/week while providing you with a decent range of facilities.

What are different accommodation types available for students in Surry Hills?

3 major configurations classify our Student accommodation options:

Shared: A shared room is where two or more students can share a single room, washroom, kitchen, and other shared spaces.

En-suite/Private room: An en-suite is where you get a private bedroom and bathroom, whereas the kitchen and living areas are shared with others.

Studios: A studio is a self-contained unit with a bedroom, a kitchen, and a private washroom. Two students may book a single studio together, subject to the policies of the accommodation provider.

You can thus make an informed decision based on your interests. You can choose between shared and private apartments depending upon your budget.

Can I view my student flat in Surry Hills before booking?

Absolutely yes. If you wish to schedule a viewing before booking a property, contact our booking experts, and we will happily arrange a virtual tour for you.

Student Accomodations in Surry Hills, Sydney

Surry Hills Student Accommodation

Finding suitable student accommodation in Surry Hills can be time-consuming but not complicated. Amber offers a lot of affordable student housing that is both comfortable and reasonably priced. Student hostels in Surry Hills are found near many world-renowned universities like The University of Sydney, University of Technology Sydney, and University of Newcastle Sydney.

Ranging from luxurious student accommodations in Surry Hills to pocket-friendly student housing in Sydney, all the student accommodations are built for the uber comfort of the students. This locality is an eccentric hub and has something for everybody. 

At amber, student accommodation in Surry Hills is further segregated into halls of residence, private halls of living, and private housing. Private student accommodations in Surry consist of comfortable, luxurious, budget-friendly en-suites, studios, and shared apartments, including all bills ranging from AUD 280 to AUD 830/week. These housing options are also available for students looking for short-term tenancies. Some famous private student housing here include Bexley, Marrickville,  Macquarie University Village, UNSW Village, BELONG Eastgarden, BELONG Waterloo and many more, which are great bargains to grab.

About Surry Hills

Surry Hills is close to many renowned universities and welcomes a large number of international students every year. This locality is an inner-city suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia and is immediately south-east of the Sydney central business district in the local government area of the City of Sydney. The suburbs of Darlinghurst surround this locality to the north, Chippendale and Haymarket to the west, Moore Park and Paddington to the east and Redfern to the south. It is often locally referred to as "Surry".

Best Student Accommodation in Surry Hills

As the primary factor for any student accommodation is its location and distance from the university, students often consider sustainability, lifestyle, and commuting services before choosing an ideal student accommodation. Student accommodation in Surry Hills adheres to the facilities a student would require. Being just a short walk from Sydney CBD and home to some prestigious universities and colleges, Surry attracts students from all over. Doing justice to the kind of infrastructure and vibe of the locality, we have some of the best picks for student accommodation in the area. For staying, students prefer properties like Bexley, Marrickville and Macquarie University Village. Through amber, you can book student accommodations that provide all basic amenities at pocket-friendly prices.

Cost of Living in Surry Hills

Your student accommodation in Surry will likely be much lower than living in CBD. 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. Most of these estimates prices will vary depending on personal preferences but are a helpful way to gauge how much you could be spending.

Food and groceries: 100-200 AUD per month

Travel: 40-100 AUD per month

Phone plan: 10-30 AUD per month

Recreation: 50-200 AUD per month

Student Travel in Surry Hills

Students can travel around the city using the well-developed public transportation system. On the western border of Surry Hills is Central Railway Station, the biggest station on the Sydney Trains and NSW TrainLink networks. Buses from Transit Systems and Transdev John Holland also run here. The Eastern Distributor is a significant road on the neighbourhood's eastern edge. Crown Street, Cleveland Street, Bourke Street, and Foveaux Street are all major thoroughfares. The Sydney CBD can be reached by foot from here, which is connected to a growing network of cycleways.

Bus: Buses are the most pocket-friendly mode of transport for students to use. The city has a number of private bus networks that service it, like Transdev NSW, Busways, ComfortDelGro Australia and Forest Coach Lines. A weekly bus pass will cost around 10-30 AUD, depending on the service. 

Metro: The city also has a metro system that runs through it and is very convenient for students. It runs mainly underground and has 13 different major stations. The metro network is constantly growing, with new lines and stations being built to improve connectivity within the city.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Surry Hills

Steps away from Central Station, Surry is located on the fringe of Sydney’s CBD and has become the hippest locality known for its thriving social scene in Sydney. A cultural and creative hotspot, the area is a top pick among people of all ages. Here, you can easily mix work and leisure with the nearby cafés, bars, restaurants, shops, and galleries.

A culinary adventure awaits in locality, along Crown Street and in the narrow leafy backstreets. For a fancy lunch or dinner, you can explore Nomad, Toko, Porteno, Poly, Arthur, Nour and Firedoor.

For more casual eats with your friends on a laidback weekday, try Butter for perfectly cooked fried chicken, Bastardo for excellent Italian, Spice I Am for Thai, Don’t Tell Aunty for Indian and El Loco for Mexican.

A diverse selection of clubs, bars, and live music venues are also available. You can find some popular small bars, including Vasco, Button Bar, and Tokyo Bird, for a chill getaway  while the Winery, Bartolo, and Soda Factory are among well-liked locations that include exotic drinks and live entertainment.

Tourist Attractions in or around Surry Hills

Whether you're looking for a late-night beverage, vintage apparel, or an organic brunch, Surry has everything you need. This creative, modern, and delightful urban playground is located in the heart of Sydney. Explore the streets that are covered with street art to find eccentric boutiques, renowned art galleries, lively bars, and award-winning restaurants.

1. Here are a few things you can do are-

2. Have breakfast at Bourke Street Bakery

3. Check out the Surry Hills Markets

4. Shop for vintage fashion at Crown Street

5. Catch a film at Golden Age

6. Watch a play at Belvoir

7. Centennial Plaza

8. Picnic at the Alfred Park Pool

Universities in/near Surry Hills

The University of Sydney, University of Technology Sydney, University of NewCastle Sydney and La Trobe University are few of the universities located in the close proximity of Surry Hills.

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