UniLodge on Swanston - Building Exterior

UniLodge on Swanston

Discover the perfect location

Dreaming of living close to Uni?

If learning by osmosis is possible, then UniLodge on Swanston, opposite the RMIT campus and the State Library, is the place to be. You will also find it easy to get to the University of Melbourne and anywhere else in the city because…well, you live right there. 

Shopaholics beware…UniLodge on Swanston backs on to the Melbourne Central Shopping Centre. There you’ll find more than 300 retailers over two city blocks and five levels, you might need a degree just to navigate it! 

Being surrounded by the action means you will hardly need to go elsewhere. This central location will give you plenty of time to study and when you’re done, you can enjoy everything else on your doorstep. 

UniLodge on Swanston Street has 110 fully furnished apartments and students can choose from a studio apartment, and one, two, and three bedroom apartment configurations. All apartments have their own bathroom and kitchen facilities.

Students enjoy internet access from all rooms, a student common room with a 60 inch television, Foxtel and relaxation area, as well as a table tennis and pool table, snack food vending machines and a coin-operated laundry facility. For our available dates, rates and for more information about our room types, click here.

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Property Facilities

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Barbeque

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No barbeque facilities are available at the property; however there are many great BBQ areas nearby –  a few minutes away on A’Beckett Street at RMIT, open to the general public, Yarra River (near Flinders Street Station), or Flagstaff Gardens.
 

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Bicycle Parking

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Bike racks are available to all UniLodge residents located on ground level and is free of charge.
 

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Cinema

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Check out all of the latest movies at Hoyts Cinema Melbourne Central – only 200m away.
 

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Common Areas / Lounges / Games Room

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UniLodge features a great resident lounge with 60" TV which includes Foxtel, couches, kitchen sink, table tennis and a pool table. 
 

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Kitchens

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

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Laundry

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The laundry room includes both washing machines and dryers located on each floor (Level 1 to 14). Access to the laundry is available 24/7, so you can do your washing at any time of the day.
 

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On-site Staff

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Our on-site friendly customer service focused staff are available offering general assistance, counselling, and pastoral care services – you will always have someone there for you.
 

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Photo-copying / Printing

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

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Public Transport Stops

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The property is in a great location with close access to public transport with tram stops literally at your doorstep and 1 minute walk to Melbourne Central Train Station.
 

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Retail Shops in Precinct

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UniLodge on Swanston is also located in the heart of Melbourne CBD and a great location for our residents – backing on to Melbourne Central shopping centre, across the road from QV shopping centre, and a few minute walk from Emporium shopping centre. Melbourne Central Shopping centre offers a distinctive collection of 300+ retailers over 5 floors, it is home to a range of Australian and international fashion brands from Gorman, Alannah Hill and so much more; also includes Coles for all of your grocery needs and a Chinese grocery store – both located on the lower ground level in Melbourne Central shopping centre. Woolworths is just across the street on the lower ground level at QV.
 

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Security

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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 or in the company of a resident or staff. 24/7 CCTV security surveillance also on site.
 

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Study Rooms

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Study room is located on the ground floor with 24/7 access.
 

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TV

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Each apartment features a TV.
 

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Vending Machines

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Vending machine are located in the communal lounge area.

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WIFI / Internet

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Your rent includes unlimited high speed Wi-Fi internet through our provider VostroNet. 
 

Highlighted Offers

Access our Resident Services Hub on IOS and Android

UniLodge’s Resident Services Hub provides you with access to all the latest news and events happening within your property. Available to residents only, you can RSVP to attend events, receive posts and news about whats going on, resident only offers and incentives. 

Your Shop

Purchase your home essentials from the UniLodge Your Shop and we'll make sure you have everything you need for your stay with us. Check out our range, with Free Delivery. Shop Now.

Commonwealth Bank Partners with UniLodge

Moving to Australia is much more than just a change of address. While it’s an exciting time, it can also be stressful. With support from the dedicated Commonwealth Bank of Australia's global Migrant Financial Services team, you can be confident that your finances are in good hands.

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 Community Spirit 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.