Scape Lincoln College

558 Swanston St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia
From AU$409 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
Free Breakfast
No Visa No Pay
No University No Pay

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Introducing Scape Lincoln College


If you are looking for student accommodation in Melbourne that combines comfort, convenience, and style, look no further than Scape Lincoln College. Located on Swanston Street in Carlton, this property is right next to the beautiful Lincoln Square, where you can enjoy a free continental breakfast every weekday morning. You can also walk or take a short tram ride to the University of Melbourne and RMIT University, as well as other universities and colleges in the city. 

Scape Lincoln College accommodation offers a variety of room types, from single and deluxe single rooms to studio apartments, all with modern amenities and facilities. You can also enjoy the rooftop terrace, the communal study room, the bike parking, the car park, and the laundry. Scape Lincoln College has live-in house managers who take care of your safety and happiness, and also organise fun and engaging events for you to socialise and make friends. Scape Lincoln College is not just a place to live, but a place to belong.

Melbourne is a city that offers world-class study options, a fascinating cultural scene, great food and a wide range of activities for students. It is a safe and multicultural city that has been ranked as the world's most liveable city for seven consecutive years. 

Students can explore the city's famous laneways, museums, parks and sporting events, or hop on the free City Circle tram and visit some of the city's major attractions. Melbourne is also a hub for arts and culture, with many theatres, galleries, festivals and live music venues to enjoy. 

Melbourne has a moderate climate, allowing students to engage in the many outdoor activities they love, such as surfing, hiking, cycling and camping. Living and studying in Melbourne is a city that welcomes and supports students, offering them various opportunities to learn, grow and have fun.


Scape Lincoln College student accommodation in Melbourne has a convenient and lively location. The following are some places that students can explore:

  • Supermarkets: You can find Woolworths, Coles, and Aldi within walking distance from the property, where you can buy groceries and other essentials.
  • Restaurants for students: You can enjoy a variety of cuisines and flavours at restaurants near the property, such as Nando’s, Subway, Hungry Jack’s, and Zambrero. You can also find many Asian, Italian, and Middle Eastern restaurants on Lygon Street.
  • Gardens to chill: You can relax and enjoy nature at Lincoln Square, which is right next to the property. You can also visit the Carlton Gardens, the Royal Park, and the Flagstaff Gardens, which are all within a short tram ride.


Scape Lincoln College is well-connected to the city and the universities by various transportation modes, making it an ideal student housing in Melbourne. The following are some of the options and costs for getting around, with student discounts where applicable:

Tram: The nearest tram stop is on Swanston Street, just outside the property. You can take tram number 1 or 6 to the city centre or the University of Melbourne. A single trip costs AU$ 4.50, but you can get a cheaper fare with a Myki card. Students can also apply for a concession Myki card, which gives them a 50% discount on fares.

Bike: You can rent a bike from the property's bike parking facility or use the Melbourne Bike Share service, which has a station near the Royal Exhibition Building. A daily pass costs AU$ 3 and the first 30 minutes of each trip are free.

Taxi: You can hail a taxi from the street or book one online or by phone. A taxi ride from the property to the city centre costs around AU$ 15-AU$ 20, depending on the traffic and the time of the day. You can also use ride-hailing apps such as Uber or Ola, which may offer lower fares.


Scape Lincoln College offers various features for an unforgettable student living experience in Melbourne. Some of the features are:

  • Shared apartments with different bedroom configurations, fully furnished and equipped with kitchen, bathroom, living room, TV, and WiFi.
  • Facilities such as a rooftop terrace, communal study room, bike parking, car park, and laundry.
  • Location on Swanston Street, near the University of Melbourne and RMIT University, with easy access to public transport, shops, restaurants, cafes, and attractions.
  • Breakfast included Monday to Friday, with a variety of continental options to choose from.
  • Security with CCTV, swipe card access, and live-in house managers.
  • Events program with social and community activities, such as movie nights, trivia nights, yoga classes, and more.


Room Types:

Scape Lincoln College offers a diverse range of room types for the academic years 2023-2024 and 2024-2025. The Studio is a self-contained flat providing all necessities in one room. The Twin Studio accommodates two beds, an adjoining bathroom, and a shared kitchen. The two-bedroom apartment features two private rooms, a shared kitchen, and a living area.

The Large Studio Apartment, with a room size of 23.0 sqm, offers a private room, bathroom, and kitchen, available for a 51-week move-in starting February 2, 2024, at AU$ 639 per week with a corresponding deposit. Additionally, a 25-week option is available at AU$ 679 per week.

Key Locations:

Universities Miles Transportation Miles Places Of Interest Miles
University of Melbourne - Parkville Campus 0.4 Melbourne Central Railway Station 0.6 Melbourne Museum 0.3
RMIT University - City Campus 0.9 Tram Stop on Swanston Street 0.1 Royal Exhibition Building 0.3
Monash University - Law Chambers 1.2 Bus Stop on Grattan Street 0.2 Carlton Gardens 0.4
La Trobe University - City Campus 1.5 Parliament Railway Station 0.9 Lygon Street Dining Precinct 0.2
Victoria University - City Flinders Campus 1.7 Melbourne Airport 11.8 Cinema Nova 0.4

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Data Source: UniAcco historical data (For reference)


558 Swanston St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia

Room Types in Scape Lincoln College

Generic Room
2 Bedroom Apartment
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • BedDouble Bed
  • Room-size7.0 Sqm. Area
  • Room-typePrivate Room
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-03-0551 weekAU$479 / weekAU$479
2024-03-0525 weekAU$519 / weekAU$519
Generic Room
5 Bedroom Apartment
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • BedDouble Bed
  • Room-size7.0 Sqm. Area
  • Room-typePrivate Room
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-03-0551 weekAU$449 / weekAU$449
2024-03-0525 weekAU$489 / weekAU$489
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What to expect at Scape Lincoln College

Radiator / AC
Storage Cabins
Dining Room
Utility Bills Included
On-Site Gym
24x7 Dedicated Support
Lounge Area
Laundry Room

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Scape Lincoln College FAQs

For Scape Lincoln College, a guarantor is not required.

Scape Lincoln College has no payment plans and needs to be paid the full amount

Yes, Scape Lincoln College offers 'No Visa No Pay' policy.

Yes, Scape Lincoln College offers 'No University No Pay' policy.

Scape Lincoln College student accommodation is near Greenwich English College (1.5 Miles), Melbourne Institute of Technology (0.6 Miles), Holmesglen Institute of TAFE (1.9 Miles), Victorian Institute Of Technology (1.1 Miles), Edith Cowan University (0.9 Miles), Victorian College Of The Arts (1.6 Miles), Australian College of Applied Psychology (0.9 Miles), Victoria University - City Flinders Campus (1.2 Miles), Collarts - Wellington St Campus (1.5 Miles), Torrens University - Melbourne (1.1 Miles), Asia Pacific International College (0.9 Miles), Monash University - Parkville Campus (1.5 Miles), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (0.8 Miles), Central Queensland University - Melbourne (1.5 Miles), Melbourne City College (1.5 Miles), The University of Melbourne - Parkville Campus (0.5 Miles), Southern Cross University - Melbourne (0.7 Miles), Australian Catholic University - Melbourne (1 Miles), RMIT University Melbourne City Campus (0.4 Miles), Charles Sturt University (1.3 Miles). These campuses/universities are within 2 miles of the property.

You can book Scape Lincoln College in 3 simple steps:

  • Make a booking by submitting your details through the UniAcco booking form and pay the deposit.
  • UniAcco will process your booking with the property manager.
  • Finally, sign the tenancy agreement to confirm the booking.

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