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    Scape Swanston

    5 Little La Trobe St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    From AU$369 / week
    3 Offers + Bills Included
    Distance from Edith Cowan University
    11 mins
    11 mins
    5 mins
    Free Shuttle
    No Visa No Pay
    No University No Pay

    Special Offers

    Shuttle Service!

    Book now and avail Shuttle Service from State Library of Victoria (La Trobe Street Bus Park between Swanston & Russell Street, outside the State Library Entry Door 4).
    Student can avail free bus service for the Monash university clayton and Caulfield campus


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    Scape Swanston is a student accommodation in Melbourne, Australia offers a wide range of room options. It caters to a variety of budgets and lifestyles, making it an ideal choice for students. Scape Swanston accommodation is conveniently situated near several universities, including the University of Melbourne, RMIT University, and La Trobe University. On top of that, Scape Swanston offers a bunch of handy amenities like a swimming pool, gym, cinema, library, and study rooms, making it an ideal student housing in Melbourne.
    Melbourne is a lively and diverse city that attracts a large student population. It consistently ranks as one of the most comfortable places to live globally, offering students a wide array of attractions, activities, and events to enjoy. What's more, Melbourne is known for its safety, boasting a low crime rate that puts students at ease. It's also a major hub for education and research, with several top-tier universities and research institutions.
    When it comes to living costs, Melbourne is relatively affordable, especially when compared to other major Australian cities. On average, the monthly rent for a one-bedroom apartment in Melbourne hovers around AU$ 2,132. Food and transportation are also reasonably priced, which makes it a good place to live and study.
    Space Swanston student accommodation is located at 5 Little La Trobe St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia. There are many places near this property that students can explore. This includes
    Dining and Shopping: The street is dotted with inviting cafes and restaurants like Soul Cafe, Eva's Restaurant, and more, where you can relish a variety of cuisines. You'll also find popular shopping destinations like Melbourne Central and Emporium Melbourne for trendy retail therapy.
    Exploration: Swanston Street is surrounded by attractions such as Federation Square, SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium, and the State Library Victoria, making it an ideal location to explore Melbourne's cultural and entertainment scene.
    In Melbourne, trams are your best friends, with multiple nearby stops. The free tram zone covers much of the city centre, including Scape Swanston. Beyond that, adults pay AU$ 5 for tram rides, but students can snag a daily Myki pass for AU$ 9, allowing unlimited travel on trams, buses, and trains across Melbourne.
    Buses are another handy option. Adult fares are AU$ 4.60, but students can also go for the AU$ 9 daily Myki pass, offering unlimited travel across buses, trams, and trains.
    Melbourne is bike-friendly, and Scape Swanston has bike storage. Walking is also a breeze, as many places are within walking distance.
    For student savings, consider Myki passes or a PTV Student Concession, which offers a 50% discount on fares. To apply, show your student ID and a valid concession card. Here's a snapshot of the options:
    • Trams: AU$ 7 (Adults) / AU$ 5 (Students with Myki Pass)
    • Buses: AU$ 7 (Adults) / AU$ 5 (Students with Myki Pass)
    • Trains: Varies (Adults) / AU$ 5 (Students with Myki Pass)
    • Cycling: Free
    • Walking: Free
    For students, Swanston Street is a win-win. It's easy on the pocket with affordable dining and shopping options. It's well-connected by public transport, and its proximity to universities and colleges makes it a great place to meet new people and forge friendships. The available transportation modes include:
    At Scape Swanston, students can look forward to a range of convenient features. There's a complimentary shuttle service connecting to Monash University's Clayton and Caulfield campuses, making commuting a breeze. Inside the apartments, you'll find essential amenities like a microwave, storage cabinets, WiFi, a toaster, a fridge, and air conditioning for your comfort.
    In the community areas, you can enjoy a communal space for relaxation and study, a lounge area, and the added security of CCTV. Plus, Scape Swanston hosts social events to keep you engaged. This student accommodation also ensures accessibility for those with special needs. So, it's all about making your stay comfortable, convenient, and enjoyable.
    Room Types:
    Scape Swanston offers a variety of room types to suit your preferences:
    1. Twin-Ensuite: This room type includes two beds in a single room with a private bathroom for your convenience.
    2. Studio: These are self-contained flats with everything you need in one room.
    3. Twin-Studio: If you prefer sharing with a friend, this option includes two beds, an adjoining bathroom, and a shared kitchen.
    4. Large Studio Apartment: Private, spacious room with a double bed, private bathroom, and kitchen, ideal for those who want their own space.
    5. Large Studio Suite: Another spacious option with a double bed, private bathroom, and kitchen.
    6. Medium Studio Suite: This room offers a comfortable space with a double bed, private bathroom, and kitchen.
    7. Large Twin Apartment: This private room includes a double bed, a study desk, and a chair, making it an excellent choice for students.
    Each room type comes with different rent and deposit options, so you can choose what suits your budget and stay duration.
    Key Locations:
    Places of Interest
    Melbourne Central Railway Station
    State Library Victoria
    Tram Stops on Swanston Street
    Melbourne Central Shopping Centre
    Tram Stop: La Trobe St/Elizabeth St (Route 30)
    Queen Victoria Market
    Bus Stops on Lonsdale Street
    Royal Exhibition Building
    Melbourne Bike Share
    Carlton Gardens

    Price Trend

    Studio Apartments
    Studio Apartments
    Medium Studio Apartment
    Large Studio Apartment
    Large Studio Suite
    Medium Studio Suite
    Large Twin Apartment
    Studio Suite Double
    Twin Studio Apartment - City Views
    Studio Apartment -City Views
    Twin Studio Apartment
    Medium Studio Apartment - City View

    Data Source: UniAcco historical data (For reference)


    5 Little La Trobe St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

    Room Types

    Generic Room
    Studio Apartments
    • Entire-PlaceEntire Place
    • study-deskStudy desk and chair
    • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
    • wardrobeWardrobe
    • windowWindows / Curtains
    Move - InDurationRentDeposit
    2024-07-1051 weekAU$529 / weekAU$529
    2024-07-1025 weekAU$569 / weekAU$569
    Generic Room
    Medium Studio Apartment
    • Entire-PlaceEntire Place
    • study-deskStudy desk and chair
    • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
    • wardrobeWardrobe
    • windowWindows / Curtains
    Move - InDurationRentDeposit
    2024-07-1051 weekAU$549 / weekAU$549
    2024-07-1025 weekAU$589 / weekAU$589
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    What To Expect

    Utility Bills Included
    Radiator / AC
    Electric Stove
    Storage Cabins
    Communal Relaxing & Study Area
    Lounge Area
    Social Events
    Specially Abled Access



    For Scape Swanston, a guarantor is not required.

    Scape Swanston offers 4 installments or the full payment option.

    Yes, Scape Swanston offers 'No Visa No Pay' policy.

    Yes, Scape Swanston offers 'No University No Pay' policy.

    Scape Swanston student accommodation is near Greenwich English College (1.1 Miles), Melbourne Institute of Technology (0.2 Miles), Holmesglen Institute of TAFE (1.5 Miles), Victorian Institute Of Technology (0.7 Miles), Edith Cowan University (0.5 Miles), Victorian College Of The Arts (1.2 Miles), Australian College of Applied Psychology (0.5 Miles), Victoria University - City Flinders Campus (0.8 Miles), Collarts - Wellington St Campus (1.6 Miles), Torrens University - Melbourne (0.7 Miles), Asia Pacific International College (0.4 Miles), Monash University - Parkville Campus (1.9 Miles), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (0.4 Miles), Central Queensland University - Melbourne (1.1 Miles), Melbourne City College (1.1 Miles), The University of Melbourne - Parkville Campus (0.9 Miles), Southern Cross University - Melbourne (0.4 Miles), Australian Catholic University - Melbourne (0.9 Miles), RMIT University Melbourne City Campus (0.2 Miles), Charles Sturt University (0.9 Miles), Charles Darwin University - Melbourne Campus (0.4 Miles), Melbourne Business School (0.7 Miles), ANIBT - Melbourne CBD Campus (1.1 Miles), Holmes Institute Melbourne (0.7 Miles), Kangan Institute (1.7 Miles), Kaplan Business School Melbourne (1.3 Miles), William Angliss Institute (0.6 Miles), The University of Melbourne, Southbank (1.2 Miles), Monash University, Law Chambers (0.7 Miles), Monash University, 750 Collins Street Campus (1.5 Miles), The University of Adelaide, Melbourne (1.3 Miles), La Trobe University, City campus (0.7 Miles), Melbourne Law School- The University of Melbourne (0.7 Miles). These campuses/universities are within 2 miles of the property.

    You can book Scape Swanston 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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