Uniresort, Brisbane: The Walkthrough
Welcome to the land ‘Down Under’! Take the first step towards making your uni-life one for the ages, by bunking with us at Uniresort. With most campuses like Griffith University and the University of Queensland a stroll away, you can watch a whole season of Downton Abbey (don’t worry, no one’s judging) overnight and keep your attendance on the mark. What’s dope about Uniresort Student Accommodation is that it caters to everybody’s tastes. Love the idea of spending every minute with your squad? Well, you can host parties, a jam sesh or study group at Uniresort, making your apartment the place to be in! However, if you don’t want a darned roommate fighting with you for the first shower, you can always book our studio apartment. The icing on the cake is, Uniresort rooms come fully furnished with a bed, a study-station and a gorgeous view of Brisbane.
We love a lil’ extra
If you think the rooms are sick, take a look at the long list of cool stuff we have at Uniresort Mt Gravatt. You’ll feel like you’re on a cool holiday in the Bahamas, not struggling to keep that 4.0 GPA. Do you want to be pampered into a relaxation coma this weekend? Or would you rather grill some steaks with your mates? We’ve got facilities for your every mood,
Two heated spas
Resort-style swimming pool
Tennis, Basketball and Soccer courts
BBQ and Outdoor Courtyard
Shared Study rooms
Secure Undercover car-park
Know thy neighbourhood
Staying at Uniresort Brisbane puts you in the heart of this awesome city with everything you could possibly need a few minutes away. The Central Business District around the corner is a one-stop-shop for everything Aussie, from chic-high-end restaurants to quiet riverside strolls and laid-back laneway beers. Want to shake things up a little? Spend the weekend with the cute fuzzies at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.
● Brisbane City Hall
● The Clock Tower
● Westfield Carindale Shopping Centre
● Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
● Mount Coot-tha
Wheeling your way around Uniresort
When you stay at Uniresort student housing Brisbane you don’t need to look far for a crazy weekend. However, if you do want to travel further, there are plenty of options.
● Travel by bus: City Cat hop on-hop offs
● Travel by train: Central Station
● Travel by air: Brisbane International Airport
Living it up at Uniresort
There’s never a dull moment at Uniresort Brisbane. With pool-parties, BBQ hangouts, and trips to the city centre your options are endless! Enjoy your evening soaking up the diverse culture or shopping up a storm. Need to impress your scholar date? Visit the museum or an art gallery. If you crave a hot cuppa or a lit night on the town, Uniresort is at your service.
● For pocket-friendly meals hop over to Nandos
● Shop up a storm at Brisbane Central Business District
● Eat at fine restaurants like Blackbird Bar & Grill, Donna Chang or Greca.
● Enjoy a beer at the Best Saloon bar, The Grisham
● Join the party at the riverside, rooftop and laneway bars
Get the royal treatment you deserve at Uniresort. Find your squad, get smashed together and have the time of your life with us. So, what are you waiting for? Book your crib today. It’s gonna be LEGEND..wait for it… DARY! Legendary!
2 weeks rent needs to be paid to confirm booking. Bond amount equivalent to 4 weeks rent has to be paid upon check-in.
Rent can be paid in lump sum or fortnightly. Rent is to be paid in advance at all times
Methods of payment:
Payment can be made with Direct Debit, Bank Transfer or Card. Cards attract a surcharge.
If the student wishes to cancel the contract, he/she will need to pay a Contract Break Fee which is equivalent to two weeks rent. They will then need to continue to pay the rent until someone is found to take over their lease.
Q. What's it like living in this accommodation?
The accommodation is a unique setting where over 300 people from all over the world come together to live, study and experience the best of Brisbane. The Social Club in the property is the best way to socialise as it gives advantage of UR Events team tasked with running regular events to ensure an opportunity to mingle and meet your fellow tenants, as well as experience community life in Mt Gravatt. There will be plenty of events from BBQ’s to Pool Parties as well as community and charity initiatives to give a bit back. In addition to this, the accommodation is also in the process of putting together a membership card that gives you benefits and discounts at surrounding restaurants and shops. Other events can also be facilitated from time to time as demand presents such as group fitness classes, dancing classes, walking or riding groups, etc.
Q. Do I get a discount for paying upfront?
Yes, if you wish to pay your rent upfront and avoid the hassle of regular payments.
Q. How much do I have to pay before moving in?
After you have received an email confirming your approval you need to pay 2 weeks rent within 7 days (you are entitled to great savings if you make pament by pre-paying your lease. The property requires ongoing rent payments to be made every fortnight (if you are not electing to utilise the pre-pay option). Direct Debit Authorisation forms (bank or credit card) are available to facilitate more convenient rent processing. Upon Check-in you will need to pay equilivent of 4 weeks rent to reception, and this money will be held as your bond.
Q. How safe is the accommodation?
The resort is fully enclosed with security gates and a CCTV system.
Q. What are the different payment methods?
Rent is to be paid via direct debit of your bank account or direct credit of your credit card. Rent is paid fortnightly in advance. If you don’t have an Australian bank account you can pay by credit card at reception. If you are wishing to make lump sum (6 or 12 month) prepayments EFT directly to the provider's bank account are acceptable.
Q. What do I need to do to apply?
Act straight away to ensure you don’t miss out – we generally have very high occupancy levels so it is important to get in early. If your application is successful you will have 48 hours make your initial deposit. During this time a room will be held for you. If these amounts have not been paid within 48 hours you can no longer be guaranteed an apartment.
Q. Why do I have to pay a Bond?
A rental bond is money that the tenant pays at the beginning of a tenancy which the lessor can claim if the tenant owes money for rent, damages, or other costs at the end of the tenancy. It is not rent in advance. Bond is lodged with the state government authority, and assuming you look after everything it will be refunded to you when you leave. This is a standard requirement for rental accommodation in Brisbane.
Q. Are there shops & transport close by?
One of the largest shopping centres in Queensland is about 5 minutes walk and 2 minutes drive from the property. Everything you want is under one roof at Garden City - banks, department and discount stores, boutiques, electronics, hair and beauty, supermarket, fast food, Gold Class cinemas, Bars, affordable and restaurant dining and more.
Q. How do the internet accounts work?
You can connect to the internet as soon as you have checked in at Reception. You will be given your username and password, with a easy to follow instruction guide for setting up the internet. The property has wifi throughout the complex. The Internet is capped at 200gb per month per person.
Q. Who do I contact in an emergency?
An onsite management staff or security person is available for any emergency at any time during the day.
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