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All Sydney studio rooms (excluding twin share studios) feature 100GB of internet per month, rather than the 20GB in all other room types.

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urbanextras

Should you feel like you’re missing something, we offer special packages called urbanextras – add-ons to your all-inclusive rent package, just to make your stay that little bit more comfortable. Check with your urbanest property for pricing.

  • Kitchen pack

    Kit out your kitchen before you arrive with a pack that includes all the essentials: a glass, cup, plate, bowl, chopping board, side plate, cutlery, cooking utensils, saucepan, can opener, sharp knife, fry pan and milk pan.

  • Linen pack

    Make your room even more comfortable before you arrive with a linen pack that includes: a quilt (duvet), pillow (and of course, a pillow case!), fitted sheet, hand towel and bath towel.

  • Internet

    At urbanest, we ensure residents get plenty of reliable and fast internet; at least 20GB of broadband data per month in our all-inclusive package. Data can easily be topped-up via the BigAir’s website. Click here for details on pricing.

Resources for Residents

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  • House Rules
  • Insurance Policies
  • Forms
  • Helpful Information

House Rules
These Rules are a supplement to the Rooming Accommodation Agreement which you will sign before staying at urbanest. They provide information about our standards and procedures for you and your neighbours.

Fees and Charges Schedule
We understand that accidents happen but intentional damage to urbanest property will result in a charge. If anything in your apartment is damaged and no one takes responsibility, a charge will be made equally to all residents in your apartment. However you have sole responsibility for the upkeep of your room.

For insurance questions or claims, please contact our insurance broker:

Carly Harkins, Account Executive, Corporate Risks
Willis Tower Watson
Phone: +61 2 9285 4157
Email: au_claimsadmin@willis.com
or carly.harkins@willistowerwatson.com

For insurance information, please see the forms below or contact Reception.

Interested in a short stay at urbanest?

For Sydney…

  • Twin ensuite in an 8 person apartment from $65 per person night
  • Single ensuite room from $75 per person night
  • Large double studio from $95 per person night

For Brisbane…

  • Twin Ensuite from $50 per person night
  • Single Ensuite room from $60 per person per night

A minimum stay of 4 weeks applies to all bookings plus a refundable $500 bond on bookings under 90 days. See full terms and conditions below.

Availability is limited so email us to find out more.

Room Types

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Typical Twin Ensuite Room in 8 person apartment at Sydney Central

Typical Twin Ensuite Room in 8 person apartment at Sydney Central

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Typical floorplan of a Twin Ensuite Room in 8 person apartment at Sydney Central

Typical floorplan of a Twin Ensuite Room in 8 person apartment at Sydney Central

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Typical Single Ensuite Room in 6 person apartment at Sydney Central

Typical Single Ensuite Room in 6 person apartment at Sydney Central

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Typical floorplan of a Single Ensuite Room in 6 person apartment at Sydney Central

Typical floorplan of a Single Ensuite Room in 6 person apartment at Sydney Central

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Typical Studio with Double Bed at Sydney Central

Typical Studio with Double Bed at Sydney Central

Single ensuite 3 person Apartment
Typical floorplan of a Studio with Double Bed at Sydney Central

Typical floorplan of a Studio with Double Bed at Sydney Central

Terms and Conditions

Is there a minimum period I need to book for?
Our minimum booking period for short term bookings is four weeks.

Can I extend my stay?
Extensions can be booked in weekly increments and are subject to availability so please contact us as soon as you are planning to extend your stay with us.

Do I have to pay anything upfront to secure a room?
Yes.

If your booking is less that 90 days, you will need to pay a AUD $500 bond.

If your booking is 90 days or longer, you will need pay a bond of 4 weeks rent, plus up to two weeks rent in advance.

The bond will be refunded to you if your room is left clean and undamaged when you come to move out.

What is included in the rent?
Our great value rent includes wireless internet allowance pro rata, electricity and water. You will also be provided with a linen pack and kitchen pack.

For more information please go to the following link: http://urbanest.com.au/students/#urbanextras

What happens if I want to cancel my contract?

1. Cancellation of a booking prior to lease commencing:

A customer can cancel an agreement without penalty provided a written notice has been provided at least 30 calendar days prior to the agreement start date.  

If cancellation is requested less than 30 days before the agreement start date the customer will be responsible for rent until a replacement tenant has been found. A customer bond may be retained partially or in full to cover rent payments until their tenancy has been taken over.

2. Cancellation of a booking during lease:

Urbanest reserves the right to recover reasonable costs for agreement cancellation and early termination from advanced rent or bond payments (included but not limited to cleaning, advertising, administration costs and loss of rent) until the room is relet.

How often do I pay my rent?
The rent is to be paid fortnightly in advance. If you have any questions in regards to rental payments, please feel free to contact us on 1800 260 801 or enquiries@urbanest.com.au

Check in time is from 2:00pm on the day your booking starts.
Check out is at 10:00am on the day your booking ends.

Refer a Friend

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Refer a friend and collect $300! All you need to do is fill out this form and submit. If your friend books accommodation with urbanest, you’ll receive $200 for yourself, and $100 for your friend*

*Click here for Terms and Conditions

 

SYDNEY STUDIOS NOW WITH 100GB INTERNET ALLOWANCE PER MONTH!

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At urbanest Sydney Central, urbanest Darlington, urbanest Glebe and urbanest Cleveland Street we are now offering students in single occupancy studios 100GB of wireless internet allowance per month.

Book a Large Studio with Double Bed, a Deluxe Studio (urbanest Darlington only), a One Bedroom Apartment (urbanest Glebe only) or a Large Studio with Double Bed (wheelchair accessible) will receive 100GB of wireless internet allowance per month. This offer applies to all booking made as from now and will be applied retrospectively to all current occupied studios from 1st March 2015. Please note the offer does not apply to our Twin Share Studios.

Previous competitions and offers …

 

URBANEST CHRISTMAS ROOM DECORATION COMPETITION
This competition is now closed.
Get creative this Christmas!
Winner: Emilie Zgmn

Click here for Terms and Conditions


URBANEST NOVEMBER 2016 CUSTOMER SATISFACTION SURVEY COMPETITION

This competition is now closed.
Have your say and enter the competition to win 1 of 3 $500 STA travel vouchers
Winners: Alina Juergens, Mateus Ciancio Oliveira, Kate Slugget

Click here for Terms and Conditions

URBANEST WHAT’S IN THE BOX CAMPAIGN

This competition is now closed

Click here for Terms and Conditions

 

URBANEST GUESSING COMPETITION AT TOWNSVILLE CAREERS EXPO

This competition is now closed.
Winner: Kiana W

Click here for Terms and Conditions

 

URBANEST TRAVEL VOUCHER

This offer is now closed.
Experience an adventure whenever and wherever you wish!
Winner will be drawn February 2017.

Click here for Terms and Conditions

 

URBANEST AUGUST 2016 CHECK IN SURVEY COMPETITION

This competition is now closed.
Have your say and enter the competition to win 1 week rent free!
Check back soon, the winner will be announced on 23 September 2016.

Click here for Terms and Conditions

Urbanest Guessing Competition at Tertiary Studies Expo (Brisbane)

This competition is now closed.
Winner: Jing W – Tertiary Studies Expo (Brisbane) on 16 July 2016

Click here for Terms and Conditions

Urbanest Guessing Competition @ University O Weeks
This competition is now closed.
Winner: Eliza P – Queensland University of Technology ODay on 31 July 2016
Winner: Clara C – University of NSW Welcome Day on 26 July 2016
Winner: Deepaujan G – University of South Australia ODay on 18 July 2016
Winner: Richie N – RMIT ODay on 14 August 2016

Click here for Terms and Conditions

urbanest My City Photo Competition

This competition is now closed.
Winner: Selene from QLD

Click here for Terms and Conditions

urbanest Guessing Competition

This offer is now closed
Winner: Allie from NSW

Click here for Terms and Conditions

Enter the draw to win a $200 SurfStitch Gift Card!

This offer is now closed
Winner: Maddie from QLD

Click here for Terms and Conditions

urbanest March 2016 Check In Survey Competition

Winner: JE Tobin
This offer is now closed

Click here for Terms and Conditions

Stock Your Studio at urbanest Glebe

This offer is now closed

Click here for Terms and Conditions

urbanest Photo Competition

This competition is now closed

Click here for Terms and Conditions

Make 2015 your year with $1,000 off your rent!

This offer is now closed

Win a Year Rent Free at urbanest Carlton

Winner: Rhiannon Jones

Win a Year Rent Free at urbanest Cleveland Street

Winner: Yan-Yun Chen

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