Iglu Melbourne City

229 Franklin Street, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia   View Map

Iglu Melbourne City is an innovative and cutting-edge student accommodation set across two distinct towers on Franklin Street, Melbourne. You are close to the CBD as well as the University campus, making this student accommodation one of the most desirable addresses. Choose from a range of Studios or Shared Apartments and enjoy Social Spaces, on-site Gym and so much more.

Iglu Melbourne City student accommodation offers secure living in the very centre of Melbourne. You can choose to live in Shared Apartment with other university students. It is great for those who are looking for a more social life, you can cook with your flatmates, have parties and guests over, the kitchen and living area is perfect for the same. You will have a personal en-suite room in the apartment, which mean you have a private bathroom too! You will have a comfortable bed, study space, ample storage available for all your belongings. But if you are looking for a distraction free living space then you can choose from one of the many Studios available. You will have your own comfortable bed, study space, bathroom and a fully fitted kitchen. The Studio flats are spacious to ensure that you have a comfortable stay and adequate space to study. You will have great Communal Space where you can network or even unwind with your friends after a long day in University. You will have an on-site Gym at the property so that you can incorporate a healthy lifestyle in your busy schedule.

When living at Iglu Melbourne City you will have the best of what Sydney has to offer literally outside of your doorstep. If you are looking to grab a bite then you can always Curry Vault Indian Restaurant to sample some of the city’s best curries. RedLove a red hued cocktail bar with a Live DJ is perfect for your weekends. Head here with your friends and enjoy the best of music and drinks in the city – all this just across the street! 

Features

Onsite security

Gym

Wifi

Games Room

Study Rooms

Common Room

CCTV

Onsite maintenance

Bike Storage

Lounge Area

Bar-be-que (BBQ) Area

Laundry

Safety

24-hour security

CCTV

Price Also Include

Gas Bill

Electricity Bill

Wifi

Water Bill

Book your room

Ensuite Room in a 6 Bedroom Apartment

Single Bedroom 6 shared apartment is nicely built with good storage and living space. The room offers private bedroom having king sized single bed, under bed storage space, study desk-chair, wardrobe,  private bathroom and a shared kitchen. The apartment is well equipped with all modern amenties attached for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 52
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Jul/19
Per week AU$339
Total AU$ 17628
Weeks 26
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 07/Jan/19
Per week AU$364
Total AU$ 9464

Ensuite Room in a 5 Bedroom Apartment

Single Bedroom 5 shared apartment is nicely built with good storage and living space. The room offers private bedroom having king sized single bed, under bed storage space, study desk-chair, wardrobe,  private bathroom and a shared kitchen. The apartment is well equipped with all modern amenties attached for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 52
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Jul/19
Per week AU$349
Total AU$ 18148
Weeks 26
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 07/Jan/19
Per week AU$374
Total AU$ 9724

Standard Studio Apartment

Standard Studio is nicely built with good storage and living space. It offers bedroom having double bed with under bed storage, study desk chair, wardrobe, private bathroom and a fully equipped private kitchen having microwave, oven, fridge. Studio is well equipped with all modern amenties attached for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 52
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Jul/19
Per week AU$429
Total AU$ 22308
Weeks 26
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 07/Jan/19
Per week AU$454
Total AU$ 11804

Premium Studio

Premium Studio is well designed having good storage and living space. The studio comes equipped with double bed having underbed storage, ensuite bathroom, study area, storage space and a fully equipped private kitchen. There also comes a built-in wardrobe and mirror and the private kitchen features sink,microwave and kettle/toaster. 
Weeks 52
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Jul/19
Per week AU$449
Total AU$ 23348
Weeks 26
Move-in 09/Jul/18
Move-out 07/Jan/19
Per week AU$474
Total AU$ 12324

Ensuite Room in a 6 Bedroom Apartment

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
52 Week (09/Jul/18 - 08/Jul/19)
AU$339 per Week (AU$ 17628 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

26 Week (09/Jul/18 - 07/Jan/19)
AU$364 per Week (AU$ 9464 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

Ensuite Room in a 5 Bedroom Apartment

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
52 Week (09/Jul/18 - 08/Jul/19)
AU$349 per Week (AU$ 18148 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

26 Week (09/Jul/18 - 07/Jan/19)
AU$374 per Week (AU$ 9724 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

Standard Studio Apartment

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
52 Week (09/Jul/18 - 08/Jul/19)
AU$429 per Week (AU$ 22308 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

26 Week (09/Jul/18 - 07/Jan/19)
AU$454 per Week (AU$ 11804 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

Premium Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
52 Week (09/Jul/18 - 08/Jul/19)
AU$449 per Week (AU$ 23348 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

26 Week (09/Jul/18 - 07/Jan/19)
AU$474 per Week (AU$ 12324 total )

Unilodgers Offers on this Room:

Unilodgers Offers on this Room: Refer a friend and get AU$50 cashcard.   + 1 more

Essentials

 

Booking Fees

Holding deposit of two week’s rent has to be paid after your application is made. This will be treated as your first rent payment once your booking is confirmed and you move in.

Also bond amount equal to 4 weeks rent is required to be paid at the time of signing the contract.

Rent payments

Rental fees are paid once per fortnight. The student needs to ensure that the rent is paid a minimum 2 weeks in advance at all times.

Mode of payment

Pay using credit card (No credit card surcharge applied when paying holding deposits online, however all further credit card payments will have a 1.8% surcharge)

Room is reserved for 7 days within which the student has to review and sign the tenancy agreement. The room reservation can be canceled only if the student is unable to secure an Australian visa or they are declined entry to their intended course of study in Australia.

Q: How much do I need to pay when booking?

To start your application, you will need to pay one week's rent (your holding deposit). This will be treated as your first rent payment once your booking is confirmed and you move in.

Q: Are utilities included in the rent?

Yes, your rent includes gas, water and electricity.

Q: Is internet included in the rent?

Yes. You get 15GB of internet data included in your weekly rent.

Q: Will the price of my rent increase?

The price of your rent is fixed for the 6 or 12 months period that you sign a contract for. If you decide to stay on beyond your current lease, the weekly fee of the new contract may increase – any rate increase will always be advertised in advance.

Q: How long is my lease?

All rooms at the accommodation are offered on a 6 or 12 months long lease. Before your current contract come to an end, you will be contacted, to see if you would like to re-sign to stay for another 6 or 12 months.

Q: Do I have to be a student to live at the accommodation?

Yes. It is a condition of your stay that you must be currently enrolled and attending a course within an Australian Tertiary Institution.

Q: How old do I have to be to live at the accommodation?

To live in the accommodation, you must be at least 18 years of age at the time of signing the lease. Domestic students under 18 are accepted

in this accommodation on the following terms :-

  • You must be enrolled in a tertiary education institution
  • Your parent or guardian also signs your lease agreement
  • You comply with our rules regarding U18 residents 

Q: Can I choose who I live with?

When filling out your application form, you can put in preferences regarding who you would like to live with, and it will be determined by room availability – so it is advisable to you to apply as soon as you can so there’s more options for you.

Q: Can I live with my partner?

Whilst there are a limited number of studios available for couples to rent, all other rooms within the property are sole-occupancy. So, whilst you and your partner may each rent a room within the same apartment, each bedroom must only be occupied by 1 person.

Q: Can I have friends over to visit me?

Yes – you are allowed to have friends over, but consider your housemates and ensure that your guest/s do not cause any disruption or damage to any property or your housemates. Students are required to register their visiting guests at reception for safety and security reasons.

Q: Are pets allowed?

There is a strict no pet policy. No animals of any sort, are permitted in the building at any time this includes fish, birds or reptiles! This policy does not apply to students requiring the assistance of a seeing or hearing guide dog.

Q: Do I need to bring towels and bed linen with me?

Yes – you will need to bring your own towels, blankets, sheets and pillows. If easier, you can buy these items once you arrive at a retail store. You can purchase a kit in the accommodation which contains sheets, towels, eating utensils and much more and offers a convenient option for getting settled in quickly. Please note that the bed sizes at the accommodation include a king-single sized for multi-share apartments, and double sized bed for the studios.

Q: What other items do I need to bring?

You are responsible for supplying your own crockery, glassware, cooking and eating utensils. Other items you may need include coat hangers, cleaning supplies, washing powder, toiletries plus all your personal clothing etc.

Q: What happens if I damage or break something?

Any item of the property that becomes damaged or broken either by way of accident or intention will be repaired and the costs to repair or replace the goods will be charged back to the person/s responsible.

Q: Are the prices shown per apartment or per person?

The prices quoted are per person, per week. The price includes your own secure bedroom, all of your utilities and our base internet package.

Q: Are there organised events?

Yes, we have a comprehensive program of social, academic, sport, wellbeing and cultural events.

Q: Are there students from multiple universities and colleges?

Yes, you will get the chance to meet and mix with students from a wide range of universities and colleges.

Q: Can I stay at the property for longer than 12 months?

Yes, you can stay for the duration of your study.

Q: Do buildings have security?

Yes, all the properties have CCTV cameras installed throughout the building common areas, entry points and hallways, which operate 24 hours a day. They also operate on an electronic swipe card system, with four levels of entry-control programming – including building, floor, apartment and bedroom. Entrance to the property outside of office hours is only permitted to those with an authorised room key.

Q: Do you offer airport pick-ups?

Yes.

Q: How often is rent paid?

Rental fees are required to be paid once per fortnight, and you are responsible for ensuring that your rent is paid a minimum of 2 weeks in advance at all times in accordance with the Rental Agreements.

Q: Is there 24 hour onsite assistance?

Yes, there is a team member who is onsite and available 24x7 to provide our students with support and assistance at any time.

Q: What credit cards do you accept?

You can pay using Visa, Mastercard, Amex and Diners. Please note that we do not apply credit card surcharges to holding deposits when paid online however all future credit card payments will attract a 1.8% surcharge.

Q: Will you refund my holding deposit if I don’t get a visa?

Of course, Yes.

Q: Will you refund my holding deposit if I don’t get into my course?

Of course, Yes.

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