Swanston Street Student Accommodation | UniLodge
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UniLodge 570 Swanston Street offers student accommodation in a selection of fully furnished apartments ranging from one, two and three bedrooms. Our furnished apartments on Swanston Street are conveniently located within walking distance between RMIT University and The University of Melbourne. The unique location allows students to walk or cycle to lectures – meaning no need for public transport and therefore provides students with more time for studying or enjoying the extensive range of extra-curricular activities that the Universities have to offer. Being in such a central location means you can even head back to your Swanston Street accommodation for a quick lunch break or have a coffee on your private balcony with your friends.

If you do need to get around Melbourne, UniLodge 570 Swanston has the convenience of a tram stop right at the front door! You can take a quick 10 minute walk to Melbourne Central Station to catch the metro train. There is also on-site car parking (at an additional cost) should you need to utilise one. Close by you have Lygon Street precinct – home to Melbourne’s Italian quarter with an abundance of restaurants and eateries. 10 minutes by foot has you in either the main city centre or in China Town – take your pick for shopping or eating. Click here to check our availability. 

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Property Facilities

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There are public BBQ facilities available on A’Beckett Street at RMIT. BBQs are also available at Flagstaff Gardens – only a 15 minute walk from the property.

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Bicycle Parking

Bike racks are available to all residents and are located in the car parking area.

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The cloest cinema, Hoyts Melbourne Central, is only a 10 minute walk from the apartment building. IMAX – 1.5km away at Carlton Gardens whilst Cinema NOVA in Carlton only a 17 minute walk away.

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Car Park

Car parking is available at the property for an additional fee: 

  • 5 spaces available
  • $250 per month (subject to change)

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The kitchen in your apartment has all of your basic essentials, including fridge/freezer, cooktop, rangehood and microwave oven.

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On-site Staff

The building is not manned by UniLodge staff however you can visit our friendly customer service staff at UniLodge D1 who will be available offering general assistance, counselling, and pastoral care services.

  • Office staff available 9am to 5:30pm
  • Residential Advisors available after hours

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Photo-copying / Printing

If you need to make a photocopy or print an assignment, one of our friendly customer service staff at our UniLodge D1 reception – charges apply.

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Public Transport Stops

The property is in a great location with close access to public transport. A quick 8 minute walk to Melbourne Central Railway Station and the convenience of the tram service just outside your door.

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Retail Shops in Precinct

570 Swanston Street is close to Lygon Street, which is famous for its amazing restaurants, cafés and shopping. Within Lygon street you will find Woolworths Supermarket. Also within a 10 minute walk you will reach the Emporium shopping centre which offers Australia’s first Uniqlo, the largest Australian designer precinct in the country and 30 unique food icons, all in the heart of the CBD. The precinct features a mix of local and international designers, innovative concept and flagship stores and world class architecture. There is an array of cafes and restaurants to suit everyone’s taste buds.

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Bedrooms Security
With your security and safety in mind, access to your floor and apartment is via swipe card.

Building Security
Resident safety is number one priority for UniLodge management. The property features secure access to the building – no one can enter the building without swipe card access.

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Each apartment features a HD LED TV.

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You can sign up for internet connection with any internet provider.

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Banking in Australia

There’s a lot to look forward to when you move to Australia to study. We want to make your move to the sunny side even smoother by introducing you to the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. They’re known to Aussies as CommBank.  

Community Background

Be a part of our community

Mixing study periods with a meaningful social life is a balancing act and it shouldn’t cost you the earth. We know that every dollar counts when you are a student so our properties are designed to maximise the social spaces within and provide you with opportunities to mix with likeminded people through our Residential Life Program. We host many different events each month many which you can check out on the UniLodge Resident Hub for IOS or Android and on our Event pages.