O'Connell Residence Student Accommodation
15-19 O'Connell Street, North Melbourne, Victoria, 3051
Now taking bookings for summer!
O’Connell Residence is a classical heritage building that has been converted into one of the most modern and finest student accommodation establishments in Melbourne. It offers a safe, comfortable, convenient, affordable and centrally located housing solution for students, allowing them to focus on their studies while being able to enjoy the best that this city has to offer.
Located in the Melbourne Central Business District, the sixty-nine room student accommodation offers quick and convenient access to RMIT, Melbourne University, Victoria University, Australian Catholic University, Holmes and Taylor’s Colleges, Queen Victoria Market, Chinatown and many shops and restaurants. Most of these places are within walking distance and for added convenience, the area is serviced by buses, trains and trams.
O'Connell Residence Rooms
From $275 Per Week
Standard size room without ensuite. Electric heating is standard, though some are available with hydronic heating.
From $285 Per Week
Large size room with hydronic heater. No ensuite.
Standard with Ensuite
From $310 Per Week
Standard size room with ensuite. Electric heating is standard, though some are available with hydronic heating.
Large With Ensuite
From $320 Per Week
Large size room. Electric heater is standard. Some rooms available with hydronic heating. With ensuite.
Tour O'Connell Residence
- Distance To Study
- The Residence
- Features & Facilities
Our Central Melbourne Location
Student life is more than just study, so we’ve created a living environment that provides the perfect balance for residents who want to make the most of their overall education. Our property locations give you easy access to study, work and play.
Distance To Study
Parkville VIC 3052
Approx. 10 minutes walk
North Melbourne Railway Station
West Melbourne 3003
Approx. 15 minutes walk
Southern Cross Railway Station
Approx. 22 minutes walk
Queen Victoria Market
Approx. 2 minutes walk
O'Connell Residence and all our Birch Ridge locations are designed to create a vibrant, welcoming community where people can meet, socialise and study – whilst enjoying the best that Inner Melbourne has to offer.
O'Connell Residence is close to retail outlets, such as cafés, grocery, and dining options right on the doorstep or very close by. Explore the location map to see what’s around.
Only Minutes Away From Everything
Located in the city, the sixty-nine room building offers quick and convenient access to RMIT, Melbourne University, Victoria University, The Catholic University, Holmes and Taylor’s Colleges, Queen Victoria Market, Chinatown and many shops and restaurants. Most of these places are within walking distance and for added convenience, the area is serviced by buses, trains and trams.
Smartcard Entry - Safe and Intelligent
Electronic Smartcards issued to tenants operate security locksets to rooms and help keep accurate records of electricity consumption per room. This reduces wastage and means that there is no expensive sharing of electricity with other tenants.
Privacy and Comfort
All rooms are bathed in natural light and equipped with a generous wardrobe / cupboard, a comfortable desk and chair, and beds with spring mattresses. Most rooms have their own ensuite for added privacy and convenience.
Features And Facilities
Security camera surveillance in all common areas.
Daily cleaning of common facilities such as the lounge, kitchen and washroom.
Modern furniture and fittings.
Large lounge and dining room with cable TV for students to relax and interact.
Fully equipped kitchenettes with a private food locker and an individual food basket inside fridges for each student.
Visitor intercom to all rooms.
All rooms have individual prepaid electricity meters (E/meters). All other utilities are included in your room rate.
Student lounge ✓
Dining Room ✓
Cable TV ✓
DVD Player ✓
Heating / Air con✓
Secure Door Entry ✓
Vacuum Cleaner ✓
Wheelchair Accessible ✓
Cleaning 7 days/week ✓
Bed & Mattress ✓
Mattress Protector ✓
Bedside drawers ✓
Study Desk & Chair ✓
Notice board ✓
Gas cooktop ✓
Fridge/ Food Basket ✓
Food locker ✓
Rubbish Bin ✓
Cleaning 7 days/week ✓
Towel Rails ✓
Wash Basin ✓
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