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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 Swanston

Studio Flat/ Shared Room

5 Little La Trobe Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia Distance From University

About Scape Swanston

Book Scape Swanston now at just AU$334 per week and avail offers worth as much as AU$200. Studio flat and shared rooms available, a few minutes away from CBD and RMIT, University of Melbourne and Monash University at 5 Little La Trobe Street. 100% free service. Free cancellation.

Scape Swanston is a modern student accommodation on 393 Swanston Street in Melbourne. You will be minutes away from the university campus with great transport links to thank for and Melbourne's CBD less than 10mins away. Choose from a range of well-furnished and well designed Studios and enjoy a communal kitchen, gym, cinema room, 24*7 concierge and so much more.  

All rooms at Scape Swanston student accommodation have been very thoughtfully designed to ensure a very comfortable academic year for all students. Enjoy living in a private studio with a double bed, built-in storage, kitchenette, dining and a study area. You can enjoy studying in peace and partying with your friends in the living area whenever you like. This lets you have the best of both worlds. Scape Swanston Melbourne does not want you to stay cooped up in your room which is why you will be privy to great amenities perfect for unwinding after a long day or sitting down with your friends to work on a presentation in peace. There is a fully equipped Gym where you can workout or watch a movie in the Cinema Hall in the luxury of your pyjamas. There is a Communal Kitchen where you can have meals with your friends or just catch up with each other over coffee. To enjoy the good weather there always is the Outdoor Terrace. You can study in peace in the Study Rooms, work on a presentation with your friends or complete your research. There is so much to do in the student accommodation itself that it will be days before you venture out. As bonus this student accommodation in Melbourne is within the Free Tram Zone in Melbourne, travelling within the city is not only convenient but pocket friendly too!

Living at Scape Swanston you will be well placed from Melbourne’s CBD, have great transport link taking you around and outside the city if you want. There is so much to explore in this mecca of coffee shops, cafes and unique shopping boutiques.

You will find hidden cafes, bars and restaurants all around this student accommodation in Melbourne, all along enjoying the ever-changing backdrop of street art. If you are looking for a great night out with friends then you can always try the Van Gogh Bar or even then Father’s Office Speakeasy Bar and be guaranteed a good time. But if it is food that you are after since you do not feel like cooking then you will love the Oriental Spoon. Only 3mins walk away and serves great Korean food to satiate your palette.

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Common area cleaning

Deep cleaning available

Door temperature check

Hand sanitizer stations

No Visa, No Pay

Features

Cinema Room

Close to Universities

Lounge Area

Games Room

24/7 Concierge

Outdoor Terrace

Study Room

Gym

Bike Storage

Communal kitchen

Wifi

Safety

COVID Support Services

24 Hour Security

24/7 Specialist Team (COVID)

Access to Sonder Safety App

CCTV

Onsite security

Secure Door Entry

Price also includes

Electricity Bill

Gas Bill

Heating Bill

Water Bill

Wifi

Best deals, guaranteed!
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Studio Flat(12 types to choose from)

Large Studio Apartment - City View
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Large Studio Apartment - City View are the largest studios spread out with a double bed, private bathroom, built-in storage, kitchenette, dining and study area. This is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and convenient living.

Price AU$699/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

2 Aug 2022

AU$18,174

Stay 26 weeks

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Price AU$669/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

31 Jan 2023

AU$34,788

Stay 52 weeks

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Large Studio Apartment
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Large Studio Apartment is nicely built featuring good storage and living space located on the corner of the building with beautiful view of the city. It features bedroom having a double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. The Large Corner Studio Apartment is well equipped with all modern amenties required for easy and comfortable living. Size of the room is 22-23 Sqm.

Price AU$679/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

2 Aug 2022

AU$17,654

Stay 26 weeks

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Price AU$649/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

31 Jan 2023

AU$33,748

Stay 52 weeks

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Medium Studio Apartment - City View
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Medium Studio Apartment City View is bigger than the Standard Studio Apartment and offers excellent city views. The room comes with a double bed, private bathroom, kitchenette, dining and study area. Please note that the pricing of the studio apartments varies according to the floor level (lower, mid and upper). Size of the room is 17.5-18.5 Sqm.

Price AU$545/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

2 Aug 2022

AU$14,170

Stay 26 weeks

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Price AU$515/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

31 Jan 2023

AU$26,780

Stay 52 weeks

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Studio Apartment - City View
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

A Studio Apartment City View offers excellent city views and comes with a double bed, private bathroom, built-in storage, kitchenette, dining and study area. The Standard Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for easy and comfortable living. Size of the room is 16.5 Sqm.

Price AU$525/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

2 Aug 2022

AU$13,650

Stay 26 weeks

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Price AU$495/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

31 Jan 2023

AU$25,740

Stay 52 weeks

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Medium Studio Apartment
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Medium Studio Apartment is bigger than the Standard Studio Apartment and comes with a double bed, private bathroom, kitchenette, dining and study area. Size of the room is 17.5 -18.5 Sqm.

Please note that the pricing of the studio apartments varies according to the floor level (lower, mid and upper).

Price AU$525/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

2 Aug 2022

AU$13,650

Stay 26 weeks

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Price AU$495/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

31 Jan 2023

AU$25,740

Stay 52 weeks

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Studio Apartment
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

*Last Studio Available*

A Studio Apartment comes with a double bed, private bathroom, built-in storage, kitchenette, dining and study area. The Standard Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for easy and comfortable living. Size of the room is 16.5 Sqm.

Price of the room may vary as per the availability on levels in the building.

Price AU$505/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

2 Aug 2022

AU$13,130

Stay 26 weeks

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Price AU$475/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

31 Jan 2023

AU$24,700

Stay 52 weeks

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Club Large Studio Apartment (Accessible)
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Largest Club Studio Apartments comes  with extra space,queen-sized beds, spacious kitchen and dining areas, and acess to the private Sky Lounge and Sky Terrace. Size of the room is 22-23 Sqm.

Price AU$799/week

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Feb 2021

31 Jan 2022

AU$40,749

Stay 51 weeks

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Club Medium Studio Apartment
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Club Medium Studio Apartment-The room comes with more dining and lounge space. Guests can have access to a queen-sized bed with their own kitchen area and private en-suite, plus access to our private Sky Lounge and Sky Terrace. Size of the room is 17.5-18.5 Sqm.

Price AU$699/week

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Feb 2021

31 Jan 2022

AU$35,649

Stay 51 weeks

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Club Studio Apartment
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Club Studio Apartment is a private luxury studio apartments with a queen sized bed, kitchen, with luxury products and stunning views of Melbourne. Guests will also enjoy access to our private Sky Lounge and Sky Terrace. Size of the room is 16.5 Sqm.

Price AU$549/week

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Feb 2021

31 Jan 2022

AU$27,999

Stay 51 weeks

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Windowseat Studio Apartment
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

*Immediate check-in available*

Standard Windowseat Studio is nicely built featuring good storage and living space with a large window. It includes a comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and fully equipped private kitchen with dining area. The studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay. Size of the room is 15.5 Sqm.

Price AU$475/week

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Feb 2021

31 Jan 2022

AU$24,225

Stay 51 weeks

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Shared Room(1 types to choose from)

Twin Studio Apartment
1 single bed
Shared Bathroom

Twin Studio is nicely built featuring good storage and living space with a good city view. This is shared between two students having comfortable sized beds, wardrobe, study desk chair, shared bathroom and fully equipped shared kitchen with dining area. Twin Stdio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and convenient stay. Rent mentioned in per week unit applies to per person. Also, Please note that the pricing of the studio apartments varies according to the floor level (lower, mid and upper). Size of the room is 22-23 Sqm.

Twin Studios are best option for students looking to stay together with friends or siblings. Room price shown is for per person per week.

Price AU$364/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

2 Aug 2022

AU$9,464

Stay 26 weeks

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Price AU$334/week

Move in

Move out

Total

1 Feb 2022

31 Jan 2023

AU$17,368

Stay 52 weeks

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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 up to 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 Swanston with Unilodgers