Accommodation Near University of New South Wales
Do you need to stay near the University of New South Wales?
Located just a short 10 minute walk or one stop on the new Light Rail, our properties at Randwick provide a perfect student accommodation, for short or long term stays for students and their families. We are also perfectly placed to welcome visiting University professors, visiting fellows and visiting lecturers at the university or for those delegates attending conferences or events at the UNSW and ATC Randwick Racecourse.
Here's a few reasons why guests choose our accommodation near UNSW:
Come For The University, Stay for the Sydney Experience
Sure, you’ve come for The University, but why not explore the rest of this gorgeous city?
With the Light Rail at our doorstep, we are perfectly positioned for you to get out there and enjoy a game at the SCG, have a cheeky punt at Randwick Races, soak up some of Sydney’s best entertainment at the Entertainment Quarter (at the Hordern Pavilion, Royal Hall of Industries), devour some mouth-watering eats locally in Randwick or surrounding foodie areas like Surry Hills, Alexandria and Bondi, or have a swim at Coogee Beach or walk the famous Sydney coastal walks or around the stunning Harbour and CBD.
Students, Families, Professors, Fellows and visiting Lecturers plus Conference delegates visiting UNSW
Students and their families regularly stay with us when they are exploring courses, during O-week and beyond. We have a wide range of accommodation and bedding options at our beautifully appointed properties: Avoca, High Cross and Perouse.
With many meeting and conference attendees choosing to stay with us - if you are a larger group, please contact us here and we can arrange a special rate for you and your group, or book the whole property for your conference and events.
Special Accommodation Rates For UNSW Students
We offer special rates for students, and work closely with The University of New South Wales to provide accommodation for students when required. Please contact us to see how we can accommodate you.
Stay Local and Save Local On Eats & Drinks in Randwick
It’s not just the proximity to the University that our guests love. Staying at our properties means that you’re in the heart of Randwick, surrounded by some of Sydney’s best cafes, restaurants and entertainment hubs. Sydney Lodges have special relationships with many of these, which means discounts for our guests!See our Sip and Savour local partner restaurants and cafes here
, including favourites like Soul Burger, 22 Grams, RaRaRamen, Li'l Darlin and Del Punto to name a few of the local 35 restaurants that we partner with.
Here's what our Guests are Saying about their Stay With Sydney Lodges Near UNSW
UNSW students Kate, Lucy and Sophie choose to alternate their stays between our 3 properties in Randwick: Avoca, High Cross and Perouse.
Kate talks about High Cross:
"I've only been here a week and if feels like a month - so warm and welcoming, my home away from home."
What Lucy loves about Perouse:
"I love the way we can use the kitchen to cook, then I can save on eating out - plus there's so many local places to choose from, we like to eat out once in a while!"
Sophie says about Avoca:
"Great to have found this little gem. Clean and comfortable, with sunny outdoor spaces to relax and catch up with friends, and the price - perfect for students."
How To Get To The University of New South Wales From Our Accommodation
There is a Light Rail stop at the High Street end of UNSW. Catch the L2 Randwick Light Rail service (1 stop) to the UNSW High St stop, which is opposite the Gate 9 entrance. If you need to get between UNSW Sydney campus in Kensington, and UNSW Art & Design campus in Paddington, you can catch the Courtesy Bus or if based at the Design campus it's close to stay with us at our Potts Point properties.