Iglu Melbourne City is a brand new luxury residence conveniently located 18 minutes from ILSC-Melbourne on foot. Located in the heart of the Melbourne action, IGLU Melbourne City offers modern, sleep facilities, with fully-furnished apartments and amenities to be enjoyed by ILSC students. Discover the city sights with the amazing and easy to use tram network, immerse yourself in the arts and culture scene, or simply escape the buzz and enjoy the nearby parks around the area, where classic meets cool.

229 Franklin Street, Melbourne,
3004 Australia


Before arrival

  • All documents (visa, payment, flight details) must be received at least 4 weeks prior to arrival. Failure to receive these documents could mean the loss of placement 
  • Cancellation with less than 2 weeks of notice will be charged 2 weeks cancellation fee plus the accommodation placement fee, and the difference refunded.
  • Cancellation of more than 2 weeks notice will be charged the accommodation placement fee, and the different refunded.

After arrival

  • 5-8 weeks booking: Minimum 2 weeks notice required for refund (first 4 weeks non-refundable) 
  • 9+ week booking: Minimum 4 weeks notice required for refund

Change of dates pre-arrival - less than 14 days notice:

  • Step 1: Check accommodation availability (not guaranteed for new dates)
  • If available, 1-week change fee charged
  • New arrival date confirmed

Change of dates pre-arrival - more than 14 days notice:

  • Step 1: Check accommodation availability (not guaranteed for new dates)
  • Step 2: If available, no change fee applied (first change only)
  • Step 3: New arrival date confirmed
  • A fee of $150 charged after the first change


*Extensions subject to availability, making the request ASAP is encouraged


New Studio Apartment option will be available from December 2019



  • Secure swipe card entry
  • Apartment includes a private bathroom and air conditioning (heating in winter)
  • Shared apartment features a large shared kitchen, lounge and dining area
  • Studio apartment features kitchenette with microwave/convection oven, two-burner cooktop, refrigerator, kettle, toaster
  • Free "grab-and-go" breakfast Monday to Friday during university semesters
  • Unlimited high-speed wireless internet included
  • King single/Double bed with under-bed storage
  • Study desk, chair and lamp
  • Pin board and bookshelf
  • Built-in wardrobe
  • Full-length mirror
  • Block-out blinds
  • 24/7 security
Iglu Melbourne City
Single bedroom with private bathroom, shared apartment $435/week $405/week
Studio apartment with private bathroom $515/week $479/week

*All prices are in Australian dollars. Taxes are included where applicable.

Rates are per person. Booking is subject to availability.



  • Minimum age to stay is 18 years old
  • 4-week minimum booking for all rooms
  • $70/week surcharge on booking studio apartment for couples
  • $200 damage deposit/credit card authorization form
  • $70 cleaning fee
  • Extensions subject to availability