Scape Darlington

Scape Darlington is located in the lively neighbourhood of Darlington in the heart of Sydney. From having the University of Sydney and UTS on our doorstep, Macdonaldtown and Redfern Station just a short walk away, and Newtown right next to us, Scape Darlington is the perfect student accommodation option in Sydney.


Apartment rates include 24/7 trained student service, all utilities, fully furnished rooms, safety app, shuttle bus, curated lifestyle and wellness programs, and a whole lot more.

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Scape Darlington features both studio apartments and shared student accommodation in Sydney. With a large courtyard and creative spaces to hang out with your friends, it’s a great base for students in Sydney. Whether you’re studying in the private study areas or from the comfort of your own room, our Scape Darlington property is the perfect place for students.

universities just a short walk away


Scape Darlington

The University of Sydney is almost next door to us while UTS is about a 25-minute walk away. With Redfern Station and Macdonaldtown Station a mere 5 minutes away, Scape Darlington is the perfect blend of convenience and comfort.

Train station 800m

 Grocery store 400m

 University of Sydney  250m

 University of Technology  1.9KM


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The Scape

At Scape, we want to give our students a year that lasts a lifetime. We understand that the friendships formed, and bonds created during a student’s time at university will shape them for life. This is why we want our students to have the best possible experiences while they’re in our Scape home.

the city on your doorstep

Living in

Scape Darlington is right in the centre of the popular student hub of Darlington in Sydney. There are plenty of things to see and do in the local area, as well as a variety of cafes and restaurants nearby, making it a top choice for students in Sydney. Redfern Station and Macdonaldtown Station, both of which are only a short walk away, links Scape Darlington with Circular Quay, the Sydney Opera House and Bondi.

Universities and Education

Our Darlington building is close to the heart of Sydney and conveniently close to renowned institutions like The University of Sydney and the University of Technology Sydney (UTS).

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The University of Sydney is only a short 5-minute walk away, essentially making the uni our next-door neighbour. The main UTS campus located at Broadway is about a 25-minute walk away or a quick 15-minute bus trip. Nearby UTS campuses and buildings, such as Building 10 and Haymarket, are a further 5-10 minutes away.

For those studying at UNSW, head to Redfern Station or Macdonaldtown Station 5 minutes away and get a quick 5-minute train to Central Station. From there it’s about 20 minutes to the main UNSW campus by light rail.

Public transport and getting around

The closest train stations to Scape Darlington are Redfern Station and Macdonaldtown Station, both of which are only 350 metres away. One stop after Redfern Station is Central Station and that will immediately connect you to all trains conveniently servicing Sydney. All you need is an Opal travel card or a debit card and you’re free to travel all across the city using the train network.

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The light rail is also located at Central Station and is connected to areas in Sydney such as Kingsford and Circular Quay. An Opal travel card or a debit card is all that’s required to use the light rail. 

Buses can be found on City Rd, which is located about 800 metres away from Scape Darlington. With several different bus routes going through City Rd every day, students can travel wherever they need to go within Sydney. 



Next door to Scape Darlington is Newtown, best known as the heart of Sydney’s alternative scene. From the colourful to the unconventional, Newtown is home to a thriving music, theatre, art, design, and music precinct. With an enviable range of designer boutiques, vintage stores, and specialty shops, not to mention every kind of cuisine, café, and bar you can think of, it’s almost impossible to get bored when hanging out in Newtown.

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If you’re hungry for some of Sydney’s best Asian food, you can’t go wrong with Spice Alley. Located a mere 20-minute walk away on Kensington Street and next to Central Park, Spice Alley is an outdoor street-food market that takes you on a journey through the landscape of Asian cuisine from Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, Vietnam and China. With South-East Asian inspired murals, bare brick walls, tables and stools everywhere, and red lanterns encircling the entire laneway, it doesn’t get any more evocative of the hectic Asian hawker culture than Spice Alley.

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