Urbanest

Three locations:

  • Urbanest Carlton - 105 Berkeley St, Carlton
  • Urbanest Swanston - 599 Swanston St, Melbourne
  • Urbanest Melbourne Central - 316 La Trobe St, Melbourne

Urbanest Carlton - 105 Berkeley St, Carlton

Urbanest Carlton is a stone's throw from the CBD and just one block from the University of Melbourne, 2 minutes to several tram stops and all within one of the utmost diverse and culturally vibrant hubs of Melbourne. Immerse yourself amongst the quaint veranda-lined Lyon Street where you will find, popular cafes, Italian eateries and the iconic Readings bookstore. Spend your weekends watching an art-house flick at Cinema Novo, pondering an exhibition at the Melbourne Museum or wandering through the World Heritage-listed Carlton Gardens.

Building facilities

Study centre

N

Private study rooms

Y

Computer lab

Y

Print/ photocopying

Y

Library

N

Music practice room

N

Gym

Y

Cinema / TV room

Y

Courtyard / terrace

Y

Pool

N

Games room

Y

Bike store

Y

Mail service

Y

Parcels

Lockers

Communal kitchen

N

BBQ

Y

Café

N

Vending machines

Y

Electricity included

Y

Water included

Y

Gas included

NA

Internet included

Unlimited internet data

Laundry

$4/ cycle

Entry system

Key card & phone

Reception staffed

10am-8pm

Building staffed

24/7

Room facilities

Oven

Y

Microwave

Y

Convection microwave

N

Dishwasher

Y

Stovetop/ hob

Y

Fridge

Y

Freezer

Y

Kettle

N

Toaster

N

Separate dining table

Y

Full length mirror

Y

Washing machine

B

Wardrobe

Y

Desk

Y

Office chair

Y

Lounge/ couch

Y

TV

Y

Vacuum cleaner

Y

Ironing board

Y

Cooling

Air con

Heater

Y

Lockable safe / locker

N

Intercom

N

B = available for use in building, but not room

Room types and costs

52 weeks

26 weeks*

Single studio

$489

TBC

Twin studio – building 1

$305

$319

  • All rates are in $AUD, per person, per week
  • Single (1) and twin (2) refer to the number of beds in a room – note that the weekly rate is always per person
  • Studio refers to a room that includes a kitchenette and bathroom

* 26 week contracts are only available to single semester Study Abroad/ Exchange students, or students who are commencing in the second semester.

Urbanest Carlton
105 Berkeley St, Carlton

Location

Address

Distance

Walk

Cycle

Public Transport

The University of Melbourne.

Stop 1 (Parkville)

0.54km

10min

4min

8min

The University of Melbourne (Southbank Campus).

Stop 1 (Southbank)

2.58km

36min

14min

26min

The University of Melbourne Sports Centre.

0.83km

16min

6min

13min

Closest UoM Library.

Giblin Eunson Library  

0.19km

3min

1min

N/A

Closest Supermarket.

IGA X-Press Flemington Road

0.64km

10min

4min

7min

Closest Bank.

Commonwealth Bank Royal Melbourne Hospital

0.49km

8min

4min

N/A

Closest ATM.

Commonwealth Bank Royal Melbourne Hospital

0.49km

8min

4min

N/A

Queen Victoria Market

0.37km

6min

4min

6min

Melbourne CBD.

Melbourne Central Station

0.88km

12min

5min

8min

Urbanest Carlton images

Some of the things you'll find when you stay at Urbanest Carlton.

Studio

Exterior view

Lounge

Urbanest Swanston - 599 Swanston St, Melbourne

Urbanest Swanston Street is located in the heart of Melbourne, 5 minutes’ walk to the University of Melbourne. Access all areas of Melbourne with transport, public gardens and shopping hubs on your doorstep. Urbanest Swanston St is located on the border between the CBD and Melbourne’s famous Lygon Street restaurant district. It is on the doorstep of Carlton Gardens and the World Heritage-listed Royal Exhibition Building, and Melbourne Museum.

Building facilities

Study centre

N

Private study rooms

Y

Computer lab

Y

Print/ photocopying

Y

Library

N

Music practice room

N

Gym

Y

Cinema/ TV room

Y

Courtyard/ terrace

Y

Pool

N

Games room

Y

Bike store

Y

Mail service

Y

Parcels

Lockers

Communal kitchen

Y

BBQ

Y

Café

N

Vending machines

Y

Electricity included

Y

Water included

Y

Gas included

NA

Internet included

Unlimited internet data

Laundry

$4/ cycle

Entry system

Key card & phone

Reception staffed

10am-8pm

Building staffed

24/7

Room facilities

Oven

Y

Microwave

Y

Convection microwave

N

Dishwasher

Y

Stovetop/ hob

Y

Fridge

Y

Freezer

Y

Kettle

N

Toaster

N

Separate dining table

Y

Full length mirror

Y

Washing machine

B

Wardrobe

Y

Desk

Y

Office chair

Y

Lounge/ couch

Y

TV

Y

Vacuum cleaner

Y

Ironing board

Y

Cooling

Air con

Heater

Y

Lockable safe/ locker

N

Intercom

Y

B = available for use in building, but not room

Room types and costs

52 weeks

26 weeks*

Single studio

$499

$529

Single 6B6B

$419

$449

Single 2B1B

$339

$369

Twin 3B3B (6 person)

$345

$375

  • All rates are in $AUD, per person, per week
  • Single (1) and twin (2) refer to the number of beds in a room – note that the weekly rate is always per person
  • Studio refers to a room that includes a kitchenette and bathroom
  • All rooms described as xBxB are in shared apartments. The first B refers to the number of bedrooms in the apartment, and the second B to the number of bathrooms. All rooms share a kitchen. For instance:
    • Single 4B2B describes a single room in a four bedroom cluster with two bedrooms
    • Single 6B6B describes a single room in a six bedroom cluster with six bathrooms – typically this will be ensuite
    • Twin 4B4B describes a twin room in a four bedroom, four bathroom apartment – this means 8 people will share this cluster.

* 26 week contracts are only available to single semester Study Abroad/ Exchange students, or students who are commencing in the second semester.

Urbanest Swanston Street
599 Swanston St, Melbourne

Location

Address

Distance

Walk

Cycle

Public Transport

The University of Melbourne.

Stop 1 (Parkville)

0.46km

6min

3min

7min

The University of Melbourne (Southbank Campus).

Stop 1 (Southbank)

2.31km

32min

13min

20min

The Univeristy of Melbourne Sports Centre.

0.89km

14min

5min

11min

Closest UoM Library.

Giblin Eunson Library

0.46km

8min

3min

N/A

Closest Supermarket.

Coles Melbourne Central

0.6km

10min

5min

10min

Closest Bank.

Bank of Melbourne, Melbourne Central  

0.67km

10min

7min

10min

Closest ATM.

ANZ Melbourne, Franklin Street

0.44km

6min

3min

4min

State Library of Victoria

0.64km

9min

5min

8min

Melbourne CBD.

Melbourne Central Station

0.65km

9min

5min

8min

Urbanest Swanston St images

Some of the things you'll find when you stay at Urbanest Swanston St.

Urbanest exterior

Rooftop

Studio

Urbanest Melbourne Central - 316 La Trobe St, Melbourne

Urbanest Melbourne Central is located in the heart of Australia’s culinarily and sporting capital and a quick 10-minute tram ride to the University of Melbourne. You will never be short of something to do in Melbourne, no matter the season, the city is ablaze with concerts, sporting events, festivals and exhibitions. Step outside Urbanest, and you will find yourself among a sensory overload strolling through cobbled laneways of the inner-city which are filled with incredible street art, markets and delectable eats and treats.

Building facilities

Study centre

N

Private study rooms

Y

Computer lab

Y

Print/ photocopying

Y

Library

N

Music practice room

N

Gym

Y

Cinema/ TV room

Y

Courtyard/ terrace

Y

Pool

N

Games room

Y

Bike store

Y

Mail service

Y

Parcels

Reception

Communal kitchen

N

BBQ

Y

Café

N

Vending machines

Y

Electricity included

Y

Water included

Y

Gas included

NA

Internet included

Unlimited internet data

Laundry

$4/ cycle

Entry system

Key card

Reception staffed

10am-8pm

Building staffed

24/7

Room facilities

Oven

Y

Microwave

Y

Convection microwave

N

Dishwasher

Y

Stovetop/ hob

Y

Fridge

Y

Freezer

Y

Kettle

N

Toaster

N

Separate dining table

Y

Full length mirror

Y

Washing machine

B

Wardrobe

Y

Desk

Y

Office chair

Y

Lounge/ couch

Y

TV

Y

Vacuum cleaner

Y

Ironing board

Y

Cooling

Air con

Heater

Y

Lockable safe/ locker

N

Intercom

N

B = available for use in building, but not room

Room types and costs

52 weeks

26 weeks*

Single studio

$489

$519

Twin 4B4B

$335

$365

  • All rates are in $AUD, per person, per week
  • Single   (1) and twin (2) refer to the number of beds in a room – note that the weekly rate is always per person
  • Studio refers to a room that includes a kitchenette and bathroom
  • All rooms described as xBxB are in   shared apartments. The first B refers to the number of bedrooms in the apartment, and the second B to the number of bathrooms. All rooms share a kitchen. For instance:
    • Single 4B2B describes a single room in a four bedroom cluster with two bedrooms
    • Single 6B6B describes a single room in a six bedroom cluster with six bathrooms – typically this will be ensuite
    • Twin 4B4B describes a twin room in a four bedroom, four bathroom apartment – this means 8 people will share this cluster.

* 26 week contracts are only available to single semester Study Abroad/ Exchange students, or students who are commencing in the second semester.

Urbanest Melbourne Central
316 La Trobe St, Melbourne

Location

Address

Distance

Walk

Cycle

Public Transport

The University of Melbourne.

Stop 1 (Parkville)

1.23km

20min

9min

15min

The University of Melbourne (Southbank Campus).

Stop 1 (Southbank)

1.79km

28min

10min

17min

The Univeristy of Melbourne Sports Centre.

1.65km

27min

10min

15min

Closest UoM Library.

1.04km

16min

5min

9min

Closest Supermarket.

Woolworths Literature Lane

0.18km

3min

1min

N/A

Closest Bank.

Commonwealth Bank La Trobe Street

0.2km

3min

1min

N/A

Closest ATM.

ANZ Melbourne Central

0.03km

2min

1min

N/A

State Library of Victoria

0.47km

6min

3min

4min

Melbourne CBD.

Melbourne Central Station

0.25km

3min

1min

N/A

Urbanest Melbourne Central images

Some of the things you'll find when you stay at Urbanest Melbourne Central.

Single ensuite room

Gym

Urbannest exterior

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