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
Student-certified: on Trustpilot
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
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

Why should you book your student housing with us?

Finding and booking your student home can be overwhelming, and we are committed to making it safe and easy. That is why over 5 million students from over 177 countries trust us each year to find a place suitable to their needs!

Lowest price & best deals, guaranteed!

Get the lowest prices, plus Unilodgers exclusive offers that guarantee a sweet deal on every booking

Flexible is fun

Changed your mind? We don’t mind. Cancel or modify your booking easily within a specific time frame

Smart and easy

Our online interface makes it easy for you to safely and easily browse, book, and pay online for the spaces that make you go😍, with just a few clicks.

Real people, real time

Our easy system lets you do everything on your own. However, if you need any help, our Personal Student Advisors (who are real people, not bots!) are there to help you. From the day you start looking, until the day you move out, we offer 24x7 support.

The rent, the whole rent, and nothing but the rent.

No extra fees - the rent is all you pay.

All. The. Choices.

With over 1.5 million student rooms, we have something to suit every preference. Studios, private rooms, shared apartments, shared rooms - we’ve got them all.

Urbanest Darling House

39 Darling Drive, Sydney NSW 2000 Australia Distance From University

About Urbanest Darling House

Scape Darling House is a brand new and contemporary student accommodation located between vibrant restaurants and shops of Haymarket on Darling Drive in Sydney. Choose from Twin Studios and Large Studio rooms. The best part about living here is that all your meals are taken care of by the management. At The Eatery is where you will be able to enjoy a wide variety of meals prepared fresh everyday in addition there is a juice bar, coffee stands and an active cooking station too. You can choose to dine with your friends or if you are in a rush then simply grab one to go. There are brilliant Social Spaces with a TV Lounge, Study Zone with a kitchenette. Also, if you are studying at USYD, UNSW or UTS Insearch then you can be under 18yrs and still apply! 

Scape Darling House, student accommodation in Sydney is re-defining the way student living is perceived, with modern state of art structure, lavishly furnished rooms, brilliant social spaces, everything you can imagine you will find under one roof. You will find in-property neighbourhoods with each neighbourhood there is a study zone where you can sit down with your friends and work on your presentation or even work individually on your research. The study zone also comes with a kitchenette. So if you are ever looking for that cup of coffee to keep yourself from dozing off or for that pot noodles to stop your stomach from grumbling. There are more study rooms as well where if you like you can study independently, since we all know studying in the room next to an ever-inviting bed can be quite difficult. It is not all work and no play here there is a TV lounge where you can watch all your shows or simply sit down with your friends to watch a movie. But hands down the best party about living at Scape Darling House is The Eatery. All your meals are catered for. Enjoy freshly prepared meals everyday and choose from a wide selection. There is a juice bar as well along with a coffee stand, so whatever maybe your preference, you will find something here that you like. There is a live cooking station too so if you are one of those who likes tweaking with the traditional recipe then you will love this addition. If you are ever running late for lectures then don’t forget to get your meal packed for the go. If you are planning on joining the university with a friend then the Twin Studio Apartment would be perfect for you. This twin occupancy room has two single beds that has been separated by a storage unit and has a retractable privacy screen as well for when you need to be in your space. You each have a study station when you are looking to study and the room also has a private shower. The kitchen is common for the flatmates and so is the living area. Come home to relaxing and unwinding with your flatmate and retire to your bedroom when you want to study. There are studio rooms available for single occupancy too. These rooms will allow you to have your own space and get a view of the city from your window too! Come home to quiet and cook you meal in your private kitchen and relax in your fully-furnished studio room.

Sydney has plenty for international students and when in the city you must never miss visit the Sydney Opera House. You must take the tour to see the interiors of the building, as it will give you an insight on how truly spectacular this masterpiece is. You must have heard of the Sydney Harbour Bridge as well. It is beautiful but it you know that you can climb to the top of it? The climb to the top of the bridge is always fun, the guide tells you about the history of the city along the way as well, making it even more worthwhile and when at the top your Instagram game will never have been stronger.

When at home explore the restaurants and the pubs around you. Break the monotony by heading with your friends to Olivo Restaurant by the harbour. Not only good food by your friends and you will be able to enjoy the good view as well. If you are looking for something a little more fun then 3 Wise Monkeys down he road is the place for you. You and your friends can enjoy great music, the nice cocktails and dance away. Choose from any of the 3 dance floors and forget all about books!

View more student residences in Sydney

Rooms from
AU$609 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 Taylors College, USYD,UNSW Global, UNSW and UTS Insearch.

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 Darling House with Unilodgers