Accommodation

Located in the heart of Sydney's central business district, La Trobe University Sydney Campus has plenty of accommodation options to suit your individual lifestyle and budget.

While we don't manage accommodation, we have some great contacts to help you find the perfect place to stay while studying with us.

Homestay accommodation

Our homestay accommodation is organised through Auzzie Families. They offer a unique personalised accommodation service for students and visitors of all ages, and give you the opportunity to experience living with an Australian family (Homestay). From your arrival to your departure you will receive ongoing support.

Auzzie Families homestay care offers:

  • Personalised care to make your stay safe and special
  • A link between you and your accommodation provider, ensuring that both are happy. Host families are hand picked with care and are welcoming, clean, friendly, easy going and helpful.
  • Ongoing support during your entire stay
  • The opportunity to experience the 'real' Australia – have fun learning the idiom and humour of the language and discover a forthright, gentle and fun-loving people.
  • A range of services to suit your needs including group bookings.
  • An extensive database of families waiting to welcome you into their homes.

Homestay options

You can choose between single or shared room (if booking with a friend or family), with or without meals on the weekend, even executive style homestay or granny flats.

Rates

Pricing differs according to homestay type. A weekly rental rate ranges from A$205 for a twin share no meals option, to $440 per week for executive homestay. Placement and administration fees apply.

For more information or to secure your accommodation today, visit the Auzzie Families website at
auzziefamilies.com

Self-contained apartments

Iglu student accommodation

Purpose built for students, Iglu Student Accommodation offers the supportive benefits of student accommodation along with the flexibility of an off-campus lifestyle.

Choose a 4, 5 or 6 bedroom share apartment, with your own secure bedroom and ensuite or twin-share bathroom, if you want to live with friends or make some new ones. If you would prefer your own space, a studio apartment with private en-suite bathroom is the perfect option.

Location

You can choose between two locations – Iglu Central and Iglu Chatswood. Both are located within easy reach of major universities and colleges, public transport, shopping, eating, fitness and entertainment facilities.

Iglu Central is set amongst Sydney's vibrant Broadway area with everything you need on the doorstep and only a short bus or train ride to our campus.

Chatswood is a vibrant, bustling suburb on Sydney's north shore, and is less than 15 minutes from the La Trobe University Sydney Campus via train.

Room rate

Pricing differs according to room type and location. A weekly rental rate ranges from around A$346 to $496 per week (Chatswood), A$408 to $530 per week (Central) and includes all utilities and a base internet package. A security deposit is required.

Room options

Choose from the following:

  • Single bedroom, 6 share apartment
  • Single bedroom, 5 share apartment
  • Single bedroom, 4 share apartment
  • Single bedroom, 2 share apartment
  • Studio apartment
  • Super studio apartment
  • Premium studio apartment.

Building features

  • Air-conditioning, heating and ensuite bathrooms
  • Free student community events and activities
  • High speed wireless internet throughout the building
  • A safe and secure environment with 24-hour hospitality
  • Onsite laundry and bicycle storage
  • Games areas, courtyard with BBQs, study areas and more.

For more information or to secure your accommodation today, visit iglu.com.au/student-accommodation/sydney

urbanest Sydney

urbanest is student accommodation in the city, where you can enjoy a superb lifestyle with the best rooms, study areas and social spaces.

You can choose from a variety of locations all within close proximity to the La Trobe University Sydney Campus, with the following two recommended options in particular that you can further explor:

  • Sydney Central - located in the educational and cultural hub of inner-city of Ultimo, it is only a short walk to the Broadway Shopping Centre, and near the trendy area of Glebe.
  • Quay street - urbanest Quay Street is in the highly sought after suburb of Haymarket bordering Chinatown renowned for its bargain shopping and irresistible Asian restaurants. An ideal location for students within easy reach of Sydney universities and two blocks from Central Station.

Room rate

Pricing differs according to room type. A 12-month weekly rental rate ranges from around A$320 to $540 per week (includes all utilities and a base internet package). A security deposit required.

Room options

Choose from the following:

  • Twin share studio
  • Twin ensuite
  • Single ensuite room
  • Single ensuite room
  • Large studio.

Building features

  • Intelligently designed apartments and studios that combine style and practicality
  • Wireless internet throughout the building
  • State-of-the-art security systems, swipe card access and CCTV
  • Large outdoor courtyard with BBQ, large community kitchen, tables and benches
  • Fully equipped gym
  • A large social area on the ground floor with comfortable seating
  • Big screen TV and games room
  • iMac stations
  • A modern coin operated laundry
  • Secure bike store.

For more information visit urbanest.com.au

UniLodge

UniLodge offers beautifully appointed self-contained, furnished studio apartments conveniently located close to public transport, universities, cafes and more. Choose a 3, 4, 5 or 6 bedroom share apartment with your own secure bedroom, if you want to live with friends or make some new ones. If you would prefer your own space, a studio apartment with private en-suite bathroom is the perfect option.

Location

UniLodge offers student accommodation at five different locations and each of them is unique and varies in the room types offered and pricing. The Steps and Kensington street are both located in Chippendale, close to central station only short bus or train ride to our campus. The Wattle Lane, located in Ultimo, offers only studio apartments and is more suitable for mature students. UniLodge on Broadway is an excellent choice if you are a student looking for accommodation that offers convenience, safety and security. There is even a swimming pool, spa and gymnasium in the building for students to use.

Room rate

Pricing differs according to room type and location. A weekly rental rate ranges from around A$340 to $570 per week and includes all utilities & a base internet package. A security deposit is required.

Room options

There are a lot of different room options available, depending on location and your budget – three to six bedroom apartments, twin share, standard/deluxe  studio apartments, loft apartments, apartments with or without air-conditioning, with or without balconies and so on. Check all locations to find the one that fits your lifestyle and budget best.

Building features

Features and facilities depend on your location – most have BBQ areas and amazing roof tops, private study rooms, secure building access, high speed internet and more.

For more information or to secure your accommodation today, visit the unilodge.com.au/city/sydney