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UniLodge Student Living on Flinders, Melbourne
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UniLodge Student Living on Flinders, Melbourne

Flinders St, Melbourne, 3000, Australia
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Study room
Bicycle parking
dual occupancy

About the Property

There are a number of student accommodations in Melbourne, but not many are as good as UniLodge on Flinders. This Melbourne student accommodation offers many different amenities and that are aimed at making the residents comfortable and making them feel right at home. UniLodge on Flinders is in a central and safe area that students prefer and the distance from the esteemed universities in Melbourne makes it the first choice. Torrens University is a 3 min walk away, Victoria University is a 5 min walk away, Melbourne City Institute of Education is a 7 min walk away and is an 8 min walk away. There are many kinds of rooms offered at UniLodge on Flinders, like the Standard room, Twin share rooms, Large rooms, and Studios.

All the rooms at amber come fully furnished with top-quality interiors that are both comfortable and modern. UniLodge on Flinders has many things nearby that the residents might need like supermarkets, restaurants and bars. Travel will also not be a problem for the residents of UniLodge on Flinders as Melbourne is very well connected by the public transport system. Swanson St and Flinders St tram stop is just down the lane. Melbourne is a very lively and fun city. It is the capital of Victoria and one of the most populated cities in Australia. Melbourne is the perfect spot for international students because of its mixed culture and diverse population. Melbourne is known for its architecture, music and its culture.


UniLodge on Flinders student accommodation is full of amazing features and amenities but the best is the closeness to the esteemed universities in Melbourne. All the different types of rooms at UniLodge on Flinders student accommodation come fully furnished with chic, modern and comfortable furniture, making the students feel right at home. The rooms have many different amenities like an alarm clock, a comfortable bed, a sofa for extra seating and Heating for the cold days. Some rooms also include a Study desk and chair.

There are also a number of common amenities for UniLodge on Flinders that help you create fun memories at your new home, like Unlimited Wi-Fi, Bike Space, Building Security, Cinema for fun movie nights, Common Area/lounge/games room, Community events, Laundry Room, Printing services, Retail Shops in precinct, Train access, and Lobby On Site Reception (Operated During Business Hours). These amenities are enough for any student to make UniLodge on Flinders student accommodation their first choice. The cost includes things like  Wifi, Gas, Water and Elecricity.

Location and What's Hot?

UniLodge on Flinders student accommodation is in a prime location in Melboune. The area is safe and lively and most importantly it is very close to some of the most esteemed universities in Melbourne. Torrens University is a 3 min walk away, Victoria University is a 5 min walk away, Melbourne City Institute of Education is a 7 min walk away and b is an 8 min walk away. All the amenities, features and the location along with the amazing connections to the public transport in Melbourne makes it the perfect student accommodation.

There are plenty of amazing restaurants with affordable yet top quality food like Jarrah Restaurant and Bar, Stalactites Restaurant, 215 Queen’s Restaurant and Bar, Left Bank, Ginger Olive and The Waiters Restaurant near UniLodge on Flinders student accommodation. There are also beautiful cafes to get snacks and coffee nearby like Cafe Excello, Flavour Cafe, Krimber Cafe, Cafe Chi Va  Piano, The Journal Cafe and Mr Bello Cafe. There are also fun pubs and bars nearby to grab cocktails from like Bar Ampere. Chuckle Park Bar, Jack and Bones Island Bar, Arbory Bar and Eater and Double Hapiness. There are many tourist attractions to see and things to do like SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium, Melbourne Skydeck, Old Melbourne Gaol, Alandra Gardens, Fitzroy gardens and Melbourne Museum. Many beaches are lined in Melbourne to visit on a hot sunny day like Brighton Beach, St Kilda Beach, Williamstown Beach, Half Moon Bay and Mordialloc Beach. Many grocery stores and supermarkets are nearby so the residents have no problem getting groceries like Coles, IGA Xpress, Ezy Mart and Woolsworth.


Getting around wont be a problem in Melbourne as the public transport system is well connected and convenient. UniLodge on Flinders student accommodation has many stops nearby to make it easier for the residents. The closest bus stop to UniLodge on Flinders is Flinders Lane/Queen Street which is a 3 min walk away; Federation Square/Swanston Street is the closest transit stop which is just a 2-minute walk from the property. Swanson St and Flinders St tram stop is just down the lane. Cycling and walking are also ways to get around the city and thy are also healthy, cheap and eco friendly. Make sure to utilize the many student discounts and student cards.

What will you get

Your Rent Include


Common Amenities

Bicycle parking
Common area/lounges

Cancellation Policies (4)

  • Cooling Off Period
    Free booking cancellation in stipulated time
  • Early termination by students
    Termination of the tenancy contract before the end date
  • Delayed Arrivals & travel restrictions
    Delay in arrival or travel-related restrictions

Payment Policies (1)

  • Booking Deposit
    Secure booking with this amount

Frequently Asked Questions

Does this property have an Application fee?

No. There are no application fees.

Is an advanced rental payment required?

Yes. To secure an apartment, the Tenant must pay the first month’s rent and electricity connection fee and any chosen options.

Is there a cancellation fee once I have secured an apartment?

Yes there are early termination fees and cancellations are considered the same as breaking a lease.

Do I need to pay a departure clean fee?

Departure cleaning is optional, we recommend this option for a hassle-free check-out. You do not have to organise departure cleaning!

If I wanted to break my lease, what are the costs associated with this?

Per Lease Agreement. The cost will be 2 weeks rent plus GST, $165 Advertising fee and Rent paid until the apartment is leased again.

What electricity cost am I responsible for?

Each resident pays for their energy as it is separately metered and will hold their own account with an energy company. The accommodation recommends Sumo as an electricity provider.

How much is the Internet / WIFI? Who is the provider and how much bandwidth do I have?

Internet access and WIFI is provided by Vostronet and unlimited WIFI is included in your rental payments

Do I need to organise my own Contents Insurance?

No, this is included in your rental package. 

Where can I find resources to manage my health and wellbeing?

Property has listed a number of resources on their Student Health and Wellbeing page.

What do I do if I, or my family need somewhere to stay prior to checking in?

If you or your family need somewhere to stay for a couple of nights to a week, or rest your head after coming in from a late-night flight then why not book at Essence Hotel Carlton. Offering comfortable rooms that give you the freedom to relax in a place away from home.

What are your check-in times and days?

Monday to Friday 11am and 3pm (excluding public holidays)

Do you offer after hours check-in?

Unfortunately, we do not offer check-ins outside of specified check-in times.

Where do I check-in?

Check-in will be at Reception.

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Student Accomodations in Melbourne

Melbourne Student Accommodation

Melbourne is the second-most populous city and the capital of Victoria in Australia. This city is on the coastline with a diverse population of over 5 million. Over 2 million students from all over the world travel to this city to pursue their education. It is also famous for its mesmerising attractions and student accommodation in Melbourne options. Amber offers a range of student accommodations in Melbourne that are located near renowned universities like Victoria University, University of Melbourne, Scape Swanston, Dwell Village Melbourne City, and Monash University. Melbourne is a popular destination for international students, so there are plenty of good student accommodations in Melbourne.

Students can find suitable student residence Sydney options at reasonable prices with amber. With a wide variety of comfortable, luxurious, affordable student houses, student accommodation in Melbourne, Australia, includes a broad range of non-ensuites, ensuites, studios, and shared apartments. Nearby locations suitable for all these Melbourne universities are UniLodge Carlton and Scape Victoria Street. These student housing in Melbourne are close to the city centre and offer stylish, modern rooms. Melbourne Central is located in the city's heart and features a diverse range of student apartments for rent in Melbourne. Melbourne student housing is available for students looking for short-term tenancies, too. It is much easier to book short-term Melbourne student housing than in any other city in Australia with amber.

About Melbourne

The Australian state, Victoria's capital city, is located on the Australian Landmass to the southeastern fringe and in the country's southern central part. Melbourne is an excellent place for international students. And with amber, your student housing hunt journey becomes effortless. Around 5 million people inhabit the city, and the student population has over 49,000 enrollments yearly. It is a lively and welcoming city with a diverse population, best known for its architecture, culture, and music. Melbourne has a strong job market, with plenty of opportunities for part-time and casual work for students. The city is also home to many multinational companies, making it a great place to gain work experience.

Melbourne has been voted the most livable city in the world several times, and for good reason. It has a great climate, with mild winters and warm summers, and is known for its great food, coffee, and nightlife. The city also has plenty of green spaces, including parks and gardens. This metropolitan city incorporates some of the most reputed universities worldwide for their academic excellence. These Melbourne universities draw many students to Australia annually and contribute to cultural diversity. All-in-all, students moving to Melbourne for their higher studies are going to have a wonderful time and experience staying in this city.

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 accommodations in Melbourne available close to major universities, enabling students to save time and money. Students can choose from various student houses, including en-suites, suites, 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 housing search easy and hassle-free with amber! Amber provides students with a range of student housing options in Melbourne. Amber offers student accommodation in Melbourne, Australia, options in multiple localities in the city, so you don’t have to worry about the location. Take a look at these student accommodations in Melbourne:

1. Scape Peel

2. Scape Franklin

3. Carric Hostel

4. Carric House

5. Scape Carlton

6. Scape Aurora

7. Carlton Residence

8. The Switch Melbourne Victoria Market

9. Student Living on Campus

10. Y Suites On A’Beckett

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 student accommodation in Melbourne, the rent of your student housing Melbourne, Australia, and personal preferences. 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. Food: AU$100 to AU$150 per week.

2. Gas & Electricity: AU$150 to AU$250 per week

3. Internet & Mobile Phone: AU$70 to AU$100 per month

4. Dinner at a restaurant: AU$60 to AU$120 one time

5. Laundry: AU$15 to AU$50 per week

6. Clothing: AU$100 to AU$1000 per month

7. Travel (buses & trains): AU$150 to AU$300 per month
8. Movie Ticket: AU$40 to AU$80 per month

Student Travel in Melbourne

The roads are always crowded in Melbourne, with vehicles in a hustle. With a wide range of transportation options, this city makes commuting convenient and easy for students living here. With well connected and vast transportation system of trains, buses, and taxis, travelling to any part of the city is hassle-free for people and 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, 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 Red Spice Road, Lake House, and Chin Chin are among some of the finest restaurants in Melbourne that offer lip-smacking cuisines. Try these beautiful, cosy cafes in Melbourne: Caffé E Torta, Higher Ground, Top Paddock Cafe, The Journal Cafe, Seven Seeds Coffee Roasters, Little Rogue, and Brown Sugar Cafe.

The Toff in Town, Boardies Bar, Good Heavens Rooftop Bar, Union Electric Bar & Rooftop Gin Garden, Boilermaker House, Bar Ampere, The Drunken Poet, Cherry, and The Mitre Tavern are some of the go-to bars and clubs if one is in the mood to unwind with some drinks and live music. They are among the city’s most famous clubs and guarantee a nightlife filled with fun and a spirit of excitement for your student life in Melbourne. 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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