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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
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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Urbanest Darling Square

41 Darling Drive, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia Distance From University

About Urbanest Darling Square

The Walkthrough

Moving to Sydney for further studies but worried about finding a kickass student accommodation? Say no more! Scape Darling Square is a contemporary and intelligently designed student accommodation located in the Haymarket area. Whatever dreams you had for your college life, this student housing in Sydney promises you all of that and more!

The Scape Darling Square is located at a strategic location, so every important thing is at a convenient distance from you. And don’t fret if you are studying at USYD, UNSW or UTS Insearch and are under 18 years of age- you can still apply! With a location so close to campus, guess who is never missing a morning class and can come back to the room for a quick meal? You! Also, if you are looking for fun and excitement, then the Rooftop Terrace, BBQ Area, Social Spaces, Cinema Room, and Games Room at Scape Darling Square accommodation are going to spoil you. But hey, who’s complaining?

We Love a Lil’ Extra

The smartly designed Scape Darling square rooms are literally the most comfortable way you can go about your student life. The rooms are well furnished, and you can choose between a range of Twin Share Studios, Studios or 4 – 5 persons’ shared apartment and twin sharing apartment for 8 persons. If you are worried about security, then stop doing that. At this accommodation you get secure swipe card access, so no unwanted guests or exes can come through. If Sunday brunches are more like your scene, then you get a nice BBQ area for that. For the fitness freaks, the Scape Darling Square has a fully equipped Gym, and for the party animals, they have a large social area on the Ground Floor perfect for you and your friends to unwind. With an in-house cinema hall, all you need to do is roll out of your bed and walk in to watch your favourite releases. Plus, you also get:

  • Lounge Area

  • Flat Screen TV

  • On-Site Laundry Facilities

  • On-site management

  • Outdoor Courtyard

  • Vending Machine

  • Common Room

  • Bike Storage

  • Pool Table

  • Blanket Wifi

  • Central Air Conditioning

Know Thy Neighbourhood

Your student life is incomplete without some exploration, adventure, and fun. Good thing that Scape Darling Square student accommodation is located at an ideal location for all of that. While living at Scape Darling Square Sydney, you will be conveniently located from the CBD. That means you are close to pretty much everything about what the city has to offer. A few visit-worthy destinations in the neighbourhood are:

  • Powerhouse Museum; 5 minutes’ drive

  • Sea Life Sydney Aquarium; 6 minutes’ drive

  • Tumbalong Park; 2 minutes’ drive

  • Darling Square shopping mall; 2 minutes’ drive

  • Ian Thorpe aquatic centre; 6 minutes’ drive

Wheeling Your Way around Scape Darling Square

With so many universities and institutions around the corner, your stay at Scape Darling Square accommodation is going to be beyond convenient. Almost everything you need is just a walk away. As far as public transport is concerned, you are in good luck, buddy!

  • Nearest Bus Stop: Harris Station; 7 minutes’ walk

  • Nearest Train Station: Wentworth Park; 5 minutes’ drive

  • Nearest Airport: Sydney Airport; 7.4 kms

Living It Up at Scape Darling Square

There is no awesome student life without a tonne of good food and a significant amount of partying and letting your hair down. Staying at Scape Darling Square Sydney, you will never have to worry about places to spend your evenings and chill for a while. A few of the fun urban hotspots around Scape Darling Square are:

  • Sea Bay Restaurant for lip-smacking Chinese cuisine; 7 minutes’ drive

  • Belvedere Hotel for its groovy tunes and classic cocktails; 3 minutes’ drive 

  • II Bacio for Italian cuisine; 7 minutes’ drive

When in Sydney, there is no better place to spend your best student years than with Scape Darling Square Sydney. Book this amazing accommodation with Unilodgers and enjoy years full of exploration, fun and adventure.

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Rooms from
AU$399 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 Square with Unilodgers