UC Village offers a range of accommodation with a choice of self-catered year round. Our apartments were opened in 2009 and provide affordable modern units.


University of Canberra Village offers a choice of self-catered residential halls and stylish new apartments (opened in 2009). The new apartments feature environmentally sustainable design initiatives such as greywater recycling, solar powered hot water tanks and a wildlife corridor for native animals. 

Flexible booking options allow you to book only what you need, so you can choose a whole multi-room apartment or just one room in a shared apartment.

With recreation lounges, a laundry, landscaped village greens and access to University of Canberra's recreational facilities, we're the perfect choice for holiday, business, sports or conference groups visiting the Nation's Capital.

Experience the heart and soul of Australia's culture, history and way of life with Canberra's museums, galleries, historical landmarks, boutique restaurants, bars and wineries all easily accessible.


Food and Drinks

Café - the on-site café serves a range of quick snacks as well as a varied lunch time menu, including:

  • A selection of non alcoholic and alcoholic drinks
  • Gourmet coffees
  • A daily choice of delicious specials

The café is open from 10am – 6pm daily, with limited hours over the summer.

Catering - catering can be organised for conferences, events and group bookings. Please contact us for more information.

Communal kitchen - the communal kitchen is the perfect location for whipping up group meals. The kitchen contains a large fridge, cooktop, oven, microwave and basic cooking equipment, crockery and cutlery.

Grounds and gardens

The accommodation is set amongst lush village greens. You are welcome to grab a coffee and relax on the grass anytime.

Other facilities

Internet - High-speed Internet connectivity is available in each bedroom and can be purchased after check in. Charges apply ($6.95 for 1GB lasting 1 day, $10.95 for 2GB lasting for 1 day, $18.95 for 5GB lasting for 1 week)

Parking - extensive free public carparking is located on-site.

Recreation lounge - the recreation lounge features a pool table, table tennis, game consoles and a flat screen TV with Foxtel. The lounge is accessible 24 hours a day with your electronic swipe card and can be booked for private events.

Laundry - two coin-operated laundries are located onsite, costing just $3 per wash or dry. The laundries can be accessed day and night and entry is via security pass.

Car parking - summer guests are permitted to park their vehicles in the University's residential car park, centrally located within the Village. It should be noted that all car parks on campus are public car parks.


Disabled access available

Private parking (charge)

No smoking

Children welcome

Self Catering

No Official Rating


Internet access for a charge

Shared gardens

Outdoor terrace

Self-catering facilities

No luggage storage

24 hour security

Table football

Pool/snooker table

Linen included

Towels included

Common room

Sitting room

Food and Drinks

Self-catering facilities

Picnic area

Electric hob




Nearby Recreations

Pub (walking distance)

Pub (a short drive)

Museums (a short drive)

Golf course (a short drive)

Tennis courts (a short drive)

Recommended restaurants (walking distance)

Recommended restaurants (a short drive)

Theatre (a short drive)

University of Canberra Village, Bruce, Canberra - Reviews


Based on 6 reviews
Service 4.0
Rooms 3.8
Value 3.8
Overall Experience 3.8

Arrival Info

Address: Cooinda Hut, Off Cooinda Street, Bruce, Canberra, Canberra2617, Australia

Check-in: 2:00pm. Check-out: 10:00am.

Please report to reception to check in.

How to find us

University of Canberra Village is located on-campus at the University of Canberra, in the suburb of Bruce.

The Village is approximately 20 minutes by taxi from the Canberra Airport. 

Village rules

All guests are expected to abide by the village rules. These are also available at Reception upon check-in.