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Enjoy the rush of city living.

You won't miss a beat living at Melbourne Central. In the heart of the CBD, you can wander across the road into some of Melbourne's most famous laneways to uncover an abundance of shopping and dining choices from around the globe.

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Melbourne Central

Melbourne Central Student Accommodation

316 La Trobe Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Urbanest Melbourne Central is located in the heart of Melbourne, 5 minutes walk to RMIT, 10 minutes walk to Monash College and a quick 10 minute tram ride to the University of Melbourne.

Access all areas of Melbourne with universities, transport (one block from Melbourne Central Railway Station), public gardens and shopping hubs on your doorstep.

Bus Stop

2 minute walk

Train Station

7 minute walk

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Australian Institute of Music, King Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Deakin University Melbourne Burwood Campus, Burwood Highway, Burwood VIC, Australia

CQUniversity Melbourne, Spencer Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

La Trobe University City Campus, Collins Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Monash College, Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Monash University Parkville Campus, Royal Parade, Parkville VIC, Australia

Patrick Studios Australia, High Street, Windsor VIC, Australia

RMIT University, Melbourne City Campus, La Trobe Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Swinburne University of Technology, John Street, Hawthorn VIC, Australia

Trinity College, Royal Parade, Parkville VIC, Australia

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Victoria University, City Flinders Campus, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Victoria University, City King Campus, King Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Victoria University, City Queen Campus, Queen Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia



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  • How do I get to Melbourne Central?

    Arriving by Train & Tram

    The nearest train station is Melbourne Central. From here you can exit on to Elizabeth Street, cross the road on to La Trobe Street and take a 2-minute walk to urbanest Melbourne Central on the right-hand side.

    Arriving by Air & Airport Transfers

    If you have a lot of luggage you may prefer an airport transfer. Bluebird Airport Shuttle provides a door-to-door service for $17 one-way to urbanest Swanston Street. This is a special price for Urbanest students, therefore please let them know you are being referred by Urbanest to receive your discounted rate.

    Arriving by Air and/or Taxi

    You can take a taxi from the airport. Taxis take approximately 30 minutes and cost $50-$70 depending on traffic. Make sure you ask them to take you to ‘urbanest Melbourne Central at 316 La Trobe Street, the nearest cross street is Elizabeth Street’.

    Arriving by Car
    If you’re arriving by car there is very limited on-street parking, however, there is paid car parking next door.

  • Is there a cleaning service?

    Your room and apartment is your responsibility, and this includes keeping the area clean and tidy. However, we understand that living away from home can be overwhelming, and we are here to assist you by making your stay as comfortable as possible. If you would like to arrange a regular cleaning service, Urbanest are able to provide you with a professional cleaning service, at a cost price. Please get in touch with the friendly staff at reception.


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