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International House, Parkville, Melbourne

University Residence

International House is the perfect setting for a short stay in Melbourne. Set in a delightful garden environment, they offer a variety of single student bedrooms with in house catering, just a 10 minute walk away from the University of Melbourne. Lygon Street in Carlton, a bustling quarter of restaurants, cafes, bookshops and a handy off-campus social centre for students, is also a 10 minute walk away. A short distance to the north is the Barkly Square shopping complex.

The residence is located approximately two kilometres to the north of the Melbourne City Centre and is situated on Royal Parade, a beautiful nineteenth century tree-lined boulevard. There is a tram stop very close by and it is a fifteen minute ride to the CBD and within walking distance to Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Zoo and Royal Park Golf Course.

Melbourne is the capital city of the Garden State of Victoria and is an interesting mix of elegant buildings from the 1880s, startling examples of modern architecture, quirky laneways and a vibrant and cosmopolitan cultural life.

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20th century buildings

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No parking

No smoking


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Free broadband access (wired)

Shared gardens

Garden furniture

Games pitches

Tennis court


Children's cots


Luggage storage

24 hour security

Linen included

Towels included

Common room

Iron/ironing board

Clothes dryer

Washing machine


Continental breakfast (included)

Cooked breakfast (included)

Picnic area



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Recommended restaurants (walking distance)


+61393476655 or After Hours Mobile Number 0438 091 297
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241 Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria, Melbourne3052, Australia

Check in: 2pm       Check out: 10am

International House is located to the north of the Melbourne CBD and The University of Melbourne, at 241 Royal Parade Parkville between Macarthur Road and Leonard Street.  opposite Princes Park, near Royal Park.


International House can be reached by catching the northbound number 19 tram along Elizabeth St towards North Coburg and alighting at Stop 15.

This is right outside a large white archway leading to our front door.

Further information may be obtained by telephoning 131638 or enquiring at any railway station.

When travelling into the city, the number 19 tram takes 15 -20 minutes to reach Flinders Street Station.

It is a short 10 minute walk to the University of Melbourne Campus.


If your arrival is not between the hours of 8.30am – 6pm, or you arrive on a weekend, the Duty Tutor will meet you and show you to your room.

Please contact the Duty Tutor on arrival. Use the free phone located inside the main door which is unlocked and call the internal extension number 731. 

Or you can call the After Hours mobile phone number on your confirmation email which will also connect you.

Standard mobile charges apply.

Please note that guests who plan to arrive after 10.30pm and before 8.30am, need to make special arrangements with the Guest and Conference Coordinator, as these times are outside our check in hours.

We do not accept arrivals between the hours of 10.30pm and 7.00am.



Based on 13 reviews
International House, Parkville, Melbourne

4.4 5 0.5

Promptly met with a big smile upon arrival. Room was clean and had good facilities. Including a desk that was more comfortable to work at than those in many four star hotels I've stayed in. Bathrooms and toilets were very clean and well maintained. Breakfast choices were of wide variety and well...

International House, Parkville, Melbourne

5.0 5 0.5

Great value for money. Clean room, well maintained and clean facilities, great hot and cold breakfast. Helpful staff. Convenient location close to trams and walking distance to restaurants and shops. Will stay again.

International House, Parkville, Melbourne

4.0 5 0.5

The location was great and easy to get to on the tram and the breakfast was nice and filling. I wasn't shown where the breakfast room was when i got there but found it. There wasn't any coffee or tea there unless i missed where it was. It would be good to have a TV or another pillow thats a bit soft...

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