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Over 1.5 million student rooms across the US, UK, Ireland, & Australia
The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Safe stays and flexible bookings + cancellations with Unilodgers Pandemic Shield. Read more
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Scape South Bank

Studio Flat/ Shared Room

149 Merivale Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101, Australia Distance From University

About Scape South Bank

Book Scape South Bank starting at just AU$334 per week with offers worth up to AU$200. Choose from studio flat and shared rooms. Located close to the city centre, CBD and Australian Catholic University, Central Queensland University, Charles Sturt University and many more on 149 Merivale Street. 100% free service. No booking fee. Free cancellation.

Scape South Bank student accommodation is located on the Merivale Street in Brisbane. Be well placed for Australian Catholic UniversityCentral Queensland University and Charles Sturt University with Brisbane’s CBD being just 7mins away as well. Choose from a range of well-furnished Studios and enjoy a Communal Kitchen, Study, 24*7 Concierge, Outdoor Terrace and a Cinema Room and plenty more. The property offers grab and go breakfast every day so that you are well fed before you start your day! after that juts hop on the free Shuttle that will take you to your university and back. 

When living at Scape South Bank accommodation you can enjoy a self-contained Studio with a comfortable double bed, study station, a state-of-art bathroom, fully fitted kitchen and dining area. Choose to have your friends over when you like, without unexpected interruption to your studies. When in a mood to relax and unwind with your friends you can pick a movie of your choice and watch it with your friends in the in-house Cinema Room or play a game of table tennis in the Lounge. The Lounge is perfect for entertaining your guests or even sitting down after a long study day and catching up with other residents. There is a fun Slide in the building, so why not skip the stairs and take the slide instead to the ground floor. We promise it's fun! There is also a Communal Kitchen where you can enjoy meals with your friends or catch up over a cup of coffee. An Outdoor Terrace is perfect for enjoying the sunny weather or maybe evenings with your friends and a drink. So that you have the ideal opportunity to make new friends the management puts together social events regularly. Not only is it great to help you unwind from a long study haul but also great to make new friends in the city. But if you are looking to share a place with your friend or make new ones in the city then you can also go for a Twin Studio Apartment! You can prepare for exams a bit better with the free tutors that will help you with your base subjects should you need any assistance. There is a GradReady program too that you will love since it helps you better prepare for your interviews & help with yuor job search. 

Life at Scape South Bank Brisbane is brilliant and convenient due to the great transport location and close proximity to the city centre bringing you so close to the shopping, nightlife and the best of what the city has to offer. There are plenty of tranquil spots and gardens within the South Bank Parkland, not just this there is a man-made beach for you to enjoy taking a dip in. Do not be thrown away by the fact that it is man made! Dipping your toes in the sand and enjoying the sun will be your best part of summer. Be it playing a game of volleyball or swimming in the clear water or if you are simply just looking for some tranquillity- this is perfect! Did we mention it is just a short walk away!  Weekends will be well taken care of we say!

When in a mood to party you must try out Naked Whiskey Bar, the laid-back vibe, groovy music and great cocktails is going to be a good start for your weekend. There are great restaurants around the student living in Brisbane as well, where you can head to whenever you have no time to cook. Or if you are particularly planning on heading out with your friends for a meal then Mado Turkish Restaurant is a must-try. 

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Pandemic Shield: Features and Measures

Common area cleaning

Deep cleaning available

Door temperature check

Hand sanitizer stations

No Visa, No Pay

Features

Onsite maintenance

On-Site Laundry Facilities

On-site management

Games Room

24/7 Concierge

Outdoor Terrace

Cinema Room

Study Room

Gym

Communal kitchen

Wifi

Safety

COVID Support Services

24/7 Specialist Team (COVID)

24 Hour Security

Access to Sonder Safety App

CCTV

Onsite security

Price also includes

Electricity Bill

Gas Bill

Heating Bill

Water Bill

Wifi

Book Your Room in Scape South Bank

Studio Flat(9 types to choose from)

Large Studio Apartment - Accessible

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

A Large Studio Apartment is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It provides a private bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. You'll also be treated to an included fortnightly express clean.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$489/week

Total
AU$12,574

OFFER 1
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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$459/week

Total
AU$23,409

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Medium Studio Apartment

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Medium Studio Apartment is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It provides a private bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a fully equipped private kitchen with a dining area. The Medium Studio provides a comfortable stay with a great experience. Size of the room is 17.5-18.5 Sqm.
 

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$419/week

Total
AU$10,774

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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$399/week

Total
AU$20,349

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Studio Apartment - Views

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Studio Apartment- Views is nicely built featuring good storage and living space and comes with exotic views to wake up to. It provides a private bedroom having a comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. The Apartment is well equipped with all modern amenities required for easy and comfortable living. Size of the room is 16.5 Sqm.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*


 

Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$399/week

Total
AU$10,260

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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$379/week

Total
AU$19,329

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Studio Apartment

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

A Studio Apartment is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It provides Private studios with a double bed, private bathroom, built-in storage, kitchenette, dining and study area, and a private bathroom. Size of the room is 16.5 Sqm.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$389/week

Total
AU$10,003

OFFER 1
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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$369/week

Total
AU$18,819

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Windowseat Studio Apartment

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Windowseat Studio Apartment is nicely built featuring good storage and living space with window seat, located on the 6th floor. It provides a private bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. The Standard Windowseat Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for easy and comfortable living. Size of the room is 15.5 Sqm.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$379/week

Total
AU$9,746

OFFER 1
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OFFER 2
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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$359/week

Total
AU$18,309

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Large Studio Apartment

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Large Studio Apartment is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It provides a private bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. The Large Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities attached, required for an easy stay.
 

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$489/week

Total
AU$12,574

OFFER 1
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OFFER 2
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Duration
19 weeks

Move in
7 Oct 2019

Move out
17 Feb 2020

Price
AU$479/week

Total
AU$9,101

OFFER 1
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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$469/week

Total
AU$23,919

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Large Studio Apartment Accessible with Views

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Large Studio Apartment - Views is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It provides a spacious room having a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. The Large Studio with Views is well equipped offering great comfort.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$489/week

Total
AU$12,574

OFFER 1
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OFFER 2
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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$469/week

Total
AU$23,919

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OFFER 2
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Medium Studio Apartment - Views

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Medium Studio Apartment- Views is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It is located on 7th and 9th floor and it provides a private bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. The Medium Studio View is well equipped with all modern amenities attached, required for easy and comfortable living.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
19 weeks

Move in
7 Oct 2019

Move out
17 Feb 2020

Price
AU$439/week

Total
AU$8,341

OFFER 1
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Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$429/week

Total
AU$11,031

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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$409/week

Total
AU$20,859

OFFER 1
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OFFER 2
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Windowseat Studio Apartment - Views

1 double bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Windowseat Studio Apartment - Views is nicely built featuring good storage and living space with a window. It provides a great view with a private bedroom having a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an equipped private kitchen with dining area.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
20 weeks

Move in
7 Oct 2019

Move out
17 Feb 2020

Price
AU$419/week

Total
AU$8,380

OFFER 1
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Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$389/week

Total
AU$10,003

OFFER 1
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OFFER 2
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Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$369/week

Total
AU$18,819

OFFER 1
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OFFER 2
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Shared Room(2 types to choose from)

Twin Studio Apartment

1 single bed

Shared Bathroom

Twin Studios are the best option for students looking to stay together with friends or siblings. Room price shown is for per person per week. Twin studios come equipped with 2 king single beds, private bathroom, built-in storage, kitchenette, dining and study area equipped with modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay. Size of the room is 22-23 Sqm.

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$498/week

Total
AU$25,398

OFFER 1
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OFFER 2
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Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$518/week

Total
AU$13,320

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5 Bedroom Apartment - Room with Ensuite Bathroom

1 single bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Standard En-Suite is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It provides private bedroom having comfortable bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and fully equipped shared kitchen with dining area. The room is well equipped with all modern amenties attached, required for easy and comfortable living.
 

* Price may increase as per the availability and customization.*

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
31 Jan 2022

Price
AU$334/week

Total
AU$17,034

OFFER 1
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Duration
26 weeks

Move in
8 Feb 2021

Move out
7 Aug 2021

Price
AU$354/week

Total
AU$9,103

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Payment Info

Bond payment: The bond is equivalent to 4 weeks rent and must be paid by the time the student check in.

Holding fee: An initial holding fee of one weeks’ rent has to be made to secure the room. This payment is non-refundable and forms a part of the rent when the student checks in.

Rent payment: You can either pay fortnighly by setting up direct debit prior or upon check in or pay in 2 equal instalments, one due prior to check in and the second half way through your stay as specified on your payment schedule (only applicable to 52 week bookings).

Payment methods: The following payment methods are accepted by the property:

Debit cards (international debit cards will incur a 1.25% surcharge)

Mastercard and Visa (a 1.25% surcharge will be added)

Union Pay (1.9% surcharge will apply)

Flywire (enabling you to pay via many international methods or local bank transfer)

Bank transfer

Booking Info

Updates to Policy

The Property is offering a deferral and cancellation policy for new bookings commencing in 2021 or semester 1, 2022 that provides flexibility if you are currently outside of Australiaand  impacted by COVID-19. This means you can secure your new home now, but with peace of mind that you can change or cancel your new booking without any financial impact*.

DEFERRAL

If you have a booking and are not able to arrive in Australia because of COVID-19, you can defer your contract to the following semester. The same terms of the original booking will carry forward to the new semester booking, including the type of room you booked and even the same weekly rent.

CANCELLATION

If you need to cancel your booking with us for one of the reasons detailed below, all you need to do is email us no less than 14 days before your contract start date and we will cancel your booking and provide a full refund of any fees paid.

We will provide flexibility to defer or cancel if you are impacted by any of the below reasons, all you
need to do is provide supporting documentation:

Visa Denied - If your visa application is rejected or the visa centre remains closed in your respective country.

Flight Cancellation/Travel Ban - If your scheduled flight is cancelled and an alternate flight is not available, or if there is a travel ban preventing travel from your country of origin or in Australia preventing you from arrival.

Intake Delay of University/Education provider - If the start date of your course has been postponed to a later date or semester, or the university does not offer face-to-face learning.


Regular Policy

Cancellation prior to lease start date

If a student requests to cancel or does not sign the residential agreement within the required timeframe specified by Scape, the booking may be cancelled and all fees paid will be refunded to the customer less the 1 week holding deposit.

All refunds will be made via the same method in which they were paid and to the same bank account or credit or debit card used. In order to arrange a refund, the customer may be required to complete a refund form.

Once the residential agreement is signed, the terms and conditions of the residential agreement will then apply.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is included in the rent?

Your stylish room, access to our vibrant communal spaces, all utility bills (i.e. electricity, water, heating) and unlimited Wi–Fi internet are all included.


Q. What facilities do you have?

Communal lounges, study areas, communal kitchen, CCTV, electronic swipe card access, cinema area, laundry access, free bike storage and outdoor courtyard.

Q. What are the tenancy lengths?

There are both 26 and 52 week contracts.

Q. What does my bond cover and when will I get it back?

The bond is registered with the appropriate state based authority and covers any damage you may cause to your room; this excludes normal wear and tear. It is refundable at the end of your stay with us as long as 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. 


Q. Do you allow pets?

No, pets are not allowed.


Q. Is there any curfew?

No, curfew is not available.

Q. Can i have guests overnight?

Yes, you may have guests to stay up with you for upto 7 nights.


Q. Is there a car parking?
No.

Q. Can i smoke in my room or in the building?
No, this scape building is smoke free.

Q. Can i let my friend live in my room when i am away?
No, you must accompany your guests all the time.

Q. Can i take my bicycle?

Yes, bicycle storage is available.

Q. If i go away for university holidays, do i have to pay rent for that period?
Yes, you have to pay the rent for the entire duration of your contract.
 

Why book Scape South Bank with Unilodgers

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