Student Home Apartments


Modern student apartments in Sydney city centre and just 17 minutes walk to the English school in Sydney


The Student Home apartments in Ultimo Sydney are situated on every floor of a four-story building, offering modern amenities and a convenient walk to the English school in Sydney.

Ten to eight foreign students are accommodated in each apartment, sharing common facilities and sleeping in single, double, or triple bedrooms.

  • The minimum age to book self-catering accommodation is 18.
  • The Student Home Apartments in Sydney is the best place for students seeking a more independent life in Sydney.
  • The Student Home Apartments in Sydney offer high-quality bedrooms, bathrooms, a kitchen, and a living room with a TV.
  • The bedroom is ready upon arrival, with clean sheets, a duvet, and a pillow.
  • The kitchen is fully equipped with all appliances, a cooker, oven, fridge, washing machine, microwave, toaster, cutlery, and cooking essentials.
  • Students must tidy their rooms and clean the kitchen after cooking.
  • Apartments are for students only undertaking a course in the school.
  • Reservations for accommodation can be less than the course time, but students can not reserve accommodation over the course term.
  • A deposit might be required on arrival or on the school’s first day.
  • Your accommodation details will be sent to you two weeks before arrival.
  • The apartment must be left in the same condition it was found upon arrival, clean and tidy; otherwise, a penalty will be charged.

Student Home Apartments location

  • The flats are situated in Ultimo, near Darling Harbour and just a short stroll from the English school and the centre of Sydney.
  • The IMAX theater, Maritime Museum, Sydney Aquarium, Wildlife World, Madame Tussaud’s Museum, stores, eateries, cafés, and bars can all be found in Darling Harbour, one of Sydney’s most beautiful attractions.
  • A public library and an aquatic center are five minutes walk from the student home apartments.
  • Additionally, Chinatown, Broadway, and Central Station are all reasonably close.

Student Home Apartments common areas

  • Communal facilities are cleaned several times a week.
  • Fully-equipped modern kitchen.
  • Students cook for themselves or share with their flatmates.
  • The Air-conditioning is in the lounge and the kitchen area.
  • There are laundry facilities (coin-operated).
  • There are two bathrooms in every apartment.
  • A flat TV & DVD player is in the living room.

Student Home Apartments bedrooms

  • There are single, twin, or triple bedrooms.
  • Twin or triple rooms are available for single bookings (shared with the same gender).
  • Bed linen provided.
  • Individual wardrobe and desk unit.
  • Bedroom sizes: Single: 5-9m2, Twin: 8-12m2, Triple 14m2.

Student Home Apartments safety

  • It is a very safe neighborhood.
  • Swipe the card to enter the apartments.
  • Keypad locks in every bedroom.
  • Lockable wardrobes (own padlocks).
  • There is no staff on-site, but the house manager is on call.

Student Home Apartments are ideal for students who

  • are more independent or well-traveled.
  • want to be within walking distance of the city centre and the school.
  • want to experience life in shared accommodation with other international students.
  • want to have an intercultural experience with students from all over the world.

Student Home Apartments’ main terms

  • A minimum of 4 weeks’ notice applies for cancellations and early departures.
  • A security deposit is required upon arrival.
  • Students must sign a residents’ agreement upon arrival.
  • There is a minimum stay of 2 weeks. For stays of 2-4 weeks, an additional short-booking fee applies.


AccommodationStudent Home Apartments
Address617 Harris Street, Ultimo
CodeNSW 2007
Street viewGoogle Street View
Street routeGoogle Street Route
SchoolEnglish Language Company - ELC Sydney


Cleaning Commons Service Cleaning Commons Service
Full Kitchen Full Kitchen
Shared Kitchen Shared Kitchen
Fridge Fridge
Microwave Microwave
Towels Towels
Bedding Bedding
TV Lounge TV Lounge
Air Conditioning Air Conditioning
Wifi Wifi


Minutes school by foot17
Weeks minimum2
Weeks maximum50
Check in day nameSunday
Check out day nameSaturday
Shared room available for single bookingYes
Year 2024
Holidays (school)23/Dic-27/Dic
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 26/Jan, 29/Mar, 01/Apr, 25/Apr, 25/Dic, 26/Dic



Year 2024

Whole year

Single room shared bathroom (per week)400$ ≈ 0
Double/twin room shared bathroom (per week)325$ ≈ 0
Triple room shared bathroom (per week)310$ ≈ 0

Pick up at the airport and transfer to the accommodation

Transfer from Sydney Airport (SYD) (11km, 32min)220$ ≈ 0