Visiting academics, holiday makers and anyone spending a few days or a few weeks at the University of Queensland looking for short-term accommodation will find one of the residential Colleges a great place to stay.
Single rooms and apartments are readily available during the student holidays with some accommodation available year round. Bedrooms have share bathroom or private ensuite bathroom and delicious meals prepared in the College kitchen are served in the College dining room.
University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus is considered by many to be one of Australia’s most attractive. Located seven kilometres from the centre of the city at St Lucia on a magnificent 114 hectare site in a bend of the Brisbane River, the campus has expansive landscaped grounds as well as playing fields.
The University boasts the heritage listed Great Court as well as lush rainforest areas with public walkways and three beautiful lakes.
Public transport by fast bus is available to the city centre. The journey takes nine minutes. There is a fast bus to Princess Alexandra Hospital with the trip taking six minutes. Whatever the reason for needing temporary or casual accommodation in Brisbane or at the University of Queensland(UQ), University Stays offers a great option.