NW.05, 10 Steam Mill La, Haymarket NSW 2000
Scape Darling House
Scape Darling House
NW.05, 10 Steam Mill La, Haymarket NSW 2000
Pier Street, Cnr Harbour St, Darling Harbour NSW 2000
Shop 5/827–839 George St, Haymarket NSW 2007
1 Little Pier St, Haymarket NSW 2000
Harbourside Shopping Centre, 2-10 Darling Dr, Sydney NSW 2000
Everything you need to know
All your utilities including electricity, water and heating, plus unlimited broadband internet are included with your rent. There are no additional bills to worry about. You’ll also enjoy access to our onsite Scape Eats eatery and open pantry as well as our common spaces. Plus, a packed calendar bursting with exclusive events, mentorship programs, and internship opportunities where you can experience other cultures and make friends at the same time.
Yes, Scape’s student accommodation is purpose built for students and a confirmation of enrolment is required to secure your room.
Our onsite Scape Eats eateries bring an array of meals from across the globe prepared on site by experienced chefs in our designated Scape Eats kitchens.
Start your day right with a delicious breakfast and if you are around for lunch, you’ll get a beautiful hot meal then too. When dinner time rolls around, you’ll be served another delicious hot meal prepared by our resident Scape Eats Chef or have the opportunity to pick up ingredients from the Scape Eats pantry. The menu changes weekly and features a variety dishes from across the globe to suit all taste buds, including 7-8 hot options and a salad bar and dessert bar.
The meal times at Darling House Eatery are:
Breakfast: 7:00am – 10:30am
Lunch: 11:30am – 2:00pm
Dinner: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Food needs to be consumed onsite and cannot be packed and taken outside of the property due to food safety and hygiene reasons.
We would love you to! We offer both in-person and virtual tours of all Scape properties. Book a tour today!
Scape Darling House is conveniently located near a range of universities and campuses in Sydney and easily accessible by public transport so you can easily get to class without having to worry about traffic or parking.
Scape Darling House is a great place to live if you want to be close public transport in Sydney.
There are a few light rail stops nearby just a 2-7 minute walk away. The light rail runs frequently to several parts of the city, making it easy to get to class, work, or explore the city. It’s a short 2-minute walk to the Exhibition Centre or Paddy’s Market stops which are both on the L1 line and can take you to Central Station in one direction or to the inner west, through Pyrmont and Glebe. A 7-minute walk will get you to the Chinatown stop on the L2/L3 line which can take you through the CBD to Circular Quay in one direction, or to Surry Hills, UNSW and Randwick in the other!
You can either take the light rail or a 13-minute walk to Central Station, which is Sydney’s largest train station with lines that can take you all over Sydney and beyond. It is easy access to other train stations in the CBD, as well as places like Bondi Junction, the North Shore or even the Blue Mountains. You can view the full Sydney rail network map here.
The closest bus stop within walking distance of Scape Darling House is 4-minute away and will take you to the 501 route which travels through Pyrmont, Drummoyne and out to Parramatta. A 9-minute walk will get you to a stop on the 438 or 412 lines taking you through the CBD to Martin Place.
If you’re looking for a big-name store or a local gem, you’re sure to find it all within a short walk or light rail ride of Scape Darling House.
A one-stop shop for all your shopping, dining, and entertainment needs, Broadway Shopping Centre is a 15-minute walk away and is home to 150 stores. It also has several restaurants, large food court, as well as a Hoyts cinema complex.
Westfield Sydney is an upscale shopping centre in the heart of the CBD. It is an 18-minute walk from Scape Darling House or 13 minutes on the light rail. You will find over 280 stores, including fashion, homewares, specialty boutiques and large department stores like Myer and David Jones.
You are also on the doorstep of Haymarket, Darling Harbour and Chinatown which all boast a wide range of restaurants, bars and shops.
The easiest way to pay your rent is through our fortnightly direct debit system. We also have full upfront payment options. If you wish to pay the full rent amount in one lump sum, you can do this with a credit or debit card at Reception or by bank transfer. International transfers or credit card payments may result in a surcharge from your bank.
The bond is a security deposit registered with the appropriate state-based authority and covers any damage you may cause to the room. Don’t worry, this excludes normal wear and tear. You will receive an email 10 days before your contract start date asking you to pay a security deposit through the Resident Portal.
It is refundable at the end of your stay with us if there are no damages, your room is left clean and there is no outstanding rent. You will receive an email when your bond is ready to be returned. Release of your bond from the state-based authority will either be transferred into an Australian bank account of your choice which is the preferred method, or you can arrange for a cheque to be sent to you.
Would you like an express check-in? If you complete your pre-arrival process before arrival your check-in will only take 10 minutes. If you haven’t completed your pre-arrival process, your check-in could take up to 30 minutes.
Your contract will be available 8 weeks prior to your contract start date via our Resident Portal. Once logged in to the portal, you will be able to review and sign your contract prior to arriving at Scape. Make sure to give yourself enough time to read the contract carefully before signing. Once completed, we’ll send you a copy of the final signed contract via email for your records.
You’ll also need to upload your Confirmation of Enrolment and Photo ID, plus complete your emergency contact and rent payment information.
Yes. However, to make life easier, these items may be purchased on our website when booking your room, or via our Resident Portal, and can be ready for you on check-in. They can also be purchased from Reception, subject to availability. Get settled early and purchase your bedding pack to guarantee availability.
You can log in to our Resident Portal to buy kitchen and bedding before arriving at Scape. Alternatively, you can email the property directly.
Yes! To arrange a pick-up service from the airport directly to Scape Darling House, please visit our Airport Transfer page and complete the form at least 72 hours before your scheduled arrival at the airport. Contact your Scape location for pricing.
Alternatively, all major Australian airports have taxi ranks and dedicated pick-up areas for ridesharing services including Didi and Uber that will take you to any of our buildings. There are also public transport options available. Please refer to the following website to plan your trip in advance – https://www.sydneyairport.com.au/parking-and-transport/departing/international/transport-options-international
Scape Darling House will welcome you at any time of day or night. To assist with a smooth arrival, we ask residents who plan to arrive outside normal business hours (9.00 to 18.00) to inform us by email at least 72 hours in advance. This way we can make sure a Scape team member is available to greet you.
If you arrive outside of normal business hours, you’ll find contact information at the entrance of the building. Your calls will be answered by a friendly team member who will help you check-in.
Scape Darling House features a range of communal spaces available to all residents where you can rest and relax or socialise with friends. These include the Scape Eats onsite eatery and open pantry, music room, massive communal kitchen, rooftop terrace with BBQ, private cinema and 24/7 gym. We’ll host resident events in these spaces from time to time, but they can also be booked in advance if you’d like them all to yourself!
Of course! This is your home. If you would like to have a guest stay overnight, that is fine too, but you’ll need to be over 18. Unfortunately, overnight guests aren’t permitted in twin rooms, shared apartments or Under 18 rooms. There are also a few rules around guests in the property which staff would be happy to brief you on. You will need to register your guest at Reception, so we know who is in the building for security reasons.