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The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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Urbanest Melbourne Central

316 La Trobe Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia Distance From University

About Urbanest Melbourne Central

Book Scape Melbourne Central at just AU$169 per week and get offers worth up to AU$0. Choose from studio flats and shared flats. Close to the city centre and RMIT, University of Melbourne and Monash College, located at La Trobe Street. No booking fee. Free cancellation.

Scape Melbourne Central is a contemporary student housing in Melbourne located on 316 La Trobe Street. It is strategically located close to many Universities. This is an ideal RMIT accommodation as well. This student housing offers good amenities like a rooftop terrace with BBQ, fully equipped rooftop gym, cinema room, social space, iMac stations, bike storage, and Wi-Fi. This University of Melbourne accommodation offers studios and single en-suite room in 2-4 person apartment. It is the perfect option for you, if you are studying at RMIT, University of Melbourne or Monash College.

It’s time to spread your wings and fly by opting for a Self-contained Studio apartment wherein you will have a fully furnished bedroom, private En-Suite bathroom, study desk, living area and a modern kitchenette all for personal use. This student apartment in Melbourne also provides fully furnished single En-Suite rooms in 2-4 bedroom apartments where you will have your own bedroom, private bathroom study space and storage area. However, you will have to share the living and kitchen area. So, you can practice playing the ‘Banjo’ to popular Keith Urban songs or catch up with your flatmates in the living area to watch TV. Scape Melbourne Central provides a spacious Rooftop Terrace with BBQ so you can enjoy the weekend with friends while gorging on hot Barbeque items. For those who want to enjoy the beautiful city view while exercising can head to the Rooftop Gym. This Melbourne student accommodation also provides an on-site Cinema Room where you can get lost in the visionary experience of good films with your friends. Get to unwind with fellow resident students in the large Social Spaces. For those who urgently need to complete their work can head to the iMac Stations. This student apartment also provides an on-site Bike storage facility where you can park your cycle without the fear of it being stolen. This student housing in Melbourne also provides Wi-Fi on-site so you can watch cute ‘Koala’ videos on YouTube or stay connected with your partner and family. Keep calm and sleep peacefully as Scape Melbourne Central Melbourne student accommodation gives CCTV surveillance, Secure Swipe Card Access and a 24/7 on-site team to look into your queries.

International students in Melbourne must visit the Trades Hall Building to know the magnificent history of the oldest Trade Halls in Australia. Head to the Carlton Gardens to admire the Royal Exhibition Building which is Australia’s first Parliament and also one of the world’s oldest remaining exhibition pavilions. Others can visit Melbourne City Centre to do some shopping. For those who want to roam around and eat can go to CBD.

One can visit many popular student hangouts near this student accommodation in Melbourne. Head to Quanjude Pecking Duck Restaurant with friends to savour traditional Chinese food. Get to enjoy live DJ with craft Beer and the Bohemian atmosphere with friends at the Workshop.

Experience the Australian way of student-life at the Scape Melbourne Central student accommodation.  

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Rooms from
AU$169 Per week
Payment Info

Booking fees

If the booking is for less than 90 days, AUD $500 bond needs to be paid. If the booking is for 90 days or longer, bond of 4 weeks rent and two weeks rent in advance needs to be paid.

Rent payments

The rent is to be paid fortnightly in advance.

Booking Info


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.  


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.

** The above Deferral and Cancellation Policy is only available to new students with a booking commencing in Semester 1, 2022 who have not previously stayed with at one of the Scape Group properties and are currently located outside of Australia. Please note that once your contract commences, this policy no longer applies. This policy relates to individual bookings only; group bookings are not subject to the same terms and conditions. For students currently in Australia, please refer to Atira’s Standard Cancellation Policy. Should you need to delay your arrival by more than 14 days we may need to relocate your booking to an alternate property within The Scape Group portfolio in close proximity to your current building.**

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Who is eligible to book?

Student under 18 and above are approved to accommodate from University of RMIT, University of Melbourne, Monash College.

 Q. How long is my rooming agreement?

Tenancy is available for both 52 and 26 weeks.

Q. What does the rooming agreement include?

Rent and bond amounts, payment details, internet allowance, content insuarance.

Q. What is a Bond?

The rental bond is money that you pay at the beginning of a tenancy. Students are requested to pay a Rental Bond equal to 4 weeks standard rent. The Rental Bond is in addition to your rent in advance payment.

Q. Are there rooms available for differently abled students?

Yes, rooms are accessible for wheelchair users and have lifts connecting all floors.

Why book Urbanest Melbourne Central with Unilodgers