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Short term accommodation

Short term accommodation information for Curtin's visitors.

On Campus Short Term Accommodation

The university's own short term accommodation consist of 1 bedroom self contained apartments. They are suitable for singles, couples or twin share. The apartments are on the grounds of the university's Bentley campus.

Curtin University on campus accommodation

Below are links to off campus private short term providers. The university does not receive commissions from these providers, and the information is given only for the convenience of our visitors. It is often worth asking for a Curtin University visitor discount.

There are many budget short term accommodation options in Perth. The cheapest options will be shared rooms in backpackers, but there will be many single room options. Curtin staff have visited these options.

Akara Hotel
Situated across the street from Perth train station, the refurbished Akara Hotel features hotel and hostel style rooms. 4 minute walk to GSB. Long term accommodation also available.
Enquire about Curtin discount.

Billabong Backpackers Resort
Billabong Backpackers Resort at 381 Beaufort Street Perth. All rooms have own bathroom. Breakfast included. Shared accommodation with some privately bookable share rooms. Around 20-25 minute walk to Perth train station or buses to Curtin. 5 minute walk to Mt Lawley cafe and restaurant strip.

Billabong Backpackers

Beatty Lodge
Beatty Lodge is budget accommodation at 235 Vincent Street, West Perth. Walk to Leederville for shopping or to catch a train connecting to central Perth and Curtin's Bentley campus.

Beatty Lodge

Brittania on William
Single rooms up to 8 bedroom shared dorm rooms, Shared bathrooms. 2 minute walk to Perth train station or 5 minutes to direct buses to Curtin. In Northbridge restaurant and nightlife precinct.
Discount: Long term visitors.

Britannia Youth Hostel

Emperor's Crown
85 Stirling Street Perth. 5 minute walk to Perth train station. 5-10 minutes to direct bus to Curtin. 5 minute walk to Northbridge and Curtin's Graduate School of Busness. Single rooms, double rooms with some ensuites, up to 6 bed shared rooms.

Emperor's Crown

Exclusive Backpackers
Description: 158 Adelaide Tce, East Perth. A few moments walk from direct bus to Curtin. Shared rooms, some doubles and ensuites. Ask about Curtin Visitor Discount.

Exclusive Backpackers

Hotel Northbridge
Located at 210 Lake Street, Northbridge, corner of Brisbane. Lodge rooms with aircon, fridge and TV. Shared bathrooms. Also has a 4star hotel section with 48 spa rooms. 15 minutes walk to Perth train station, 20 minutes to direct Curtin bus. 2 minute walk to Perth mosque and Christian churches. 5 minutes to Northbridge restaurants. Ask about Curtin visitor discount.

Hotel Northbridge

The Old Swan Barracks
2-8 Francis street Northbridge.Various shared room configurations. Single rooms up to 12 bed shared dorms. Breakfast included. Shared bathroom. Free wifi card. Huge bar/entertainment area. 5 minute walk to Perth train station. 10 minutes to direct bus to Curtin. Right in Northbridge entertainment precinct and a 10 minute walk to Curtin's Graduate School of Business.
Discount: Ask for a Curtin visitor discount.

The Old Swan Barracks

Townsend Lodge
Townsend Lodge is budget accommodation in the heart of the city. You will have a private room and a shared bathrooms. This residence is convenient for visiting Curtin's campuses, including Bentley and The Graduate School of Business (city centre). Catch the 72, or 75 bus direct to Curtin Bentley campus, this will take 25min approx.
Discount: Discount for longer stays.

Townsend Lodge

The Witch's Hat Backpackers
Located at 148 Palmerston Street Perth. Doubles and dorm rooms. 20 minute walk to Northbridge, Perth station.

The Witch's Hat Backpackers

Youth Hostel Perth City
Perth City Youth Hostel is run by Youth Hostels Australia (YHA). Many room options in a great location right in the city. Easy transport to Curtin Bentley, or walk to Graduate School of Business in the city.

Youth Hostel Perth City

Visitors requiring private cooking facilities should look at serviced apartment options.

Assured Waterside Apartments
Situated next to the Swan River in South Perth, Assured Waterside Apartments offers 4 star, fully self-contained accommodation. A short walk to South Perth Shops and ferry to city centre and a short bus ride (no 34) to Curtin University. 1-2 bedroom apartments sleeping up to 5. Each apartment is equipped with a fully self-contained kitchen, living areas, laundry facilities and a private balcony.

Assured Waterside Apartments

Assured Ascot Quays Apartment Hotel
Every apartment has a view of the river as well as either an outlook to the city skyline. Only a few minute's drive from Curtin University and the Central Business District and the airport. Luxury, self-contained apartments in various configurations of one, two and three bedrooms.

Assured Ascot Quays Apartment Hotel

Broadwater Apartments
Broadwater Apartments is situated on Melville Parade Como, a short drive from Curtin University. 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments are available. Broadwater has heated pool, spa and sauna.

Broadwater Apartments

Canning Bridge Auto Lodge
Canning Bridge Auto Lodge at 891 Canning Highway Applecross is about 15 minute's drive from Curtin. Walk to supermarket, restaurants and other stores. Various self contained apartments available. Families welcome. Pool in complex. All apartments airconditioned. 15 minute walk to 100 & 101 buses to Curtin, and train to city.

Canning Bridge Auto Lodge

Como Executive Apartment
Located in a quiet area close to the City, the apartment is a 15 minute bike ride to Curtin, close to train and bus stops, close to shops and restaurant and sleeps up to 4 people. It comes with everything you need for a comfortable stay including a fully equipped kitchen, free wifi, mini laundry and a private al fresco area with BBQ. There are 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, plus off street parking and free use of bikes and cycling gear.

Como Executive Apartments

Drake's Apartments with Cars
Drake's Apartments With Cars at 7 Scenic Crescent South Perth (Reception) offers a range of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments in South Perth. Included in the price is a choice of cars. There is a large range of sharing and apartment options. The location is convenient to the university (10 minute drive) or the city (5-10 minutes), as well as being a few minute's walk to the river.

Drake's Apartments

Quest Perth Mounts Bay Road
Free CAT bus to Busport and connections to Curtin University. Next to King's Park.

Discount: Ask about a Curtin University discount.

Quest Perth Mounts Bay Road

The Peninsular
The Peninsular Riverside Apartments are right on the waterfront in South Perth, walking distance to shops, restaurants supermarket and the ferry to the city centre. The 34 bus connects directly to the university.(about 20 minutes). A good spot for visiting the university and the city. One and 2 bedroom self contained apartments.

The Peninsular

Mantra Hotel
Mantra Hotel is 4 star all suites at 201 Hay Street Perth (the Curtin end of the central city). 1, 2 & 3 bedroom suites feature fully equipped kitchen, laundry (inc dryer) and private balcony. The hotel has many features, including a rooftop pool and gym. (Buses 71,72, from Adelaide Terrace will get to Curtin's Bentley Campus in about 20 minutes.) Various sharing options are available. Would also suit families and visitors for graduation ceremonies.

Mantra Hotel

Mont Clare Boutique Apartments
Mont Clare Boutique Apartments in East Perth has spacious 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with fully equipped kitchens and laundry, gym, pool, and complimentary parking. 2 minute walk to Adelaide Terrace to the stop for 71 and 72 buses which take around 30 minutes to main Bentley campus. Mont Clare is walking distance to the Graduate School of business in the City Centre. Very good rates available to Curtin visitors. Various sharing options available.

Mont Clare Boutique Apartments

Quest South Perth
Quest, South Perth is located on the corner of Arlington Avenue and Mill Point Road in South Perth. Choose from one, two and three bedroom 4 star serviced apartments with fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities in each apartment. The property is only a short drive or bike ride to Curtin University. A short walk to local shops and restaurants. Public transport to Perth and Fremantle on the doorstep. Buses to Curtin (#34) is available on Angelo or Addison Streets-approximately 10mins walk.

Quest South Perth

Regal Apartments
Regal Apartments is located in the heart of the East Perth precinct. This central location is within easy walking distance of the Perth CBD. Free CAT buses also nearby.

Regal Apartments

Sebel East Perth.
A serviced apartment hotel in East Perth. Part of the Accor Group. 20 minute drive to Curtin's Bentley campus. Catch the free CAT to Curtin's Graduate School of Business.Studios, 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments.
Discount: Ask about a Curtin University discount.

Sebel East Perth

Please note that there are no hotels within walking distance of the campus, even those in the city centre will only be 30mins by bus or 15mins by car or taxi. Hotels will generally not have cooking facilities.

Comfort Hotel Perth City
The Comfort Hotel is at 200 Hay Street Perth. 1 minute walk to Adelaide terrace for the 72 and 75 buses to the Bentley campus. Catch the free Red Cat bus to the Graduate School of business in the city centre. 24 hour reception, function rooms and a restaurant are on site. All non smoking rooms.

Como Waters Bed & Breakfast
Como Waters Bed & Breakfast is luxury accommodation at 3 Philp Avenue Como, 5 minutes drive from Curtin or a short bus ride. (No.30). Close to Canning Bridge train station to the city and buses 100/101 to Curtin. Ideal for visiting parents, staff members or other visitors, (couples or singles). Breakfast provided, but accommodation only and other options considered.

Como Waters Bed and Breakfast

Criterion Hotel
Located at 560 Hay Street Perth, near the city Centre. Walk down to Adelaide Terrace (2 minutes) and catch the 72 or 75 bus direct to Curtin's Bentley Campus (30 min). 5 minute walk to Curtin's Graduate School of Business.

Criterion Hotel, Perth

The Goodearth Hotel
The Goodearth Hotel is at 195 Adelaide Terrace Perth. Buses to the Bentley campus leave from across the road (72, 75, 33 or 35). The Goodearth is a full service apartment style hotel with 24 hour reception and licensed restaurant and bar. The studio apartments have fully equipped kitchenettes, ensuites, air-conditioning, free milk, tea and coffee and are serviced daily. Great value 1 and 2 bedroom apartments are also available for families as well as multi share rooms with up to 5 single beds and non self contained standard hotel rooms.

Goodearth Hotel, Perth

The Great Southern Hotel
On Robinson Street Northbridge, near Perth's main mosque and restaurant precinct. 15 minute walk to Perth train station and connections to Curtin's Bentley campus, 20 minute walk to Curtin's graduate School of Business.
Discount: Ask about a Curtin University discount.

Great Southern Hotel, Perth

Ibis Perth
Part of the Accor Group of hotels. Right in the city centre at 334 Murray Street, Perth. 1 minute walk to the 72 or 75 bus to Bentley campus. 10 minute walk to Graduate school of business. Near central city shopping. 
Discount: Ask about a Curtin University discount.

Ibis Hotel, Perth

Ibis Budget Perth Airport
Part of the Accor Group of hotels. Situated in Redcliffe at 317/319 Great Eastern Highway. 20 minutes by car to Curtin's Bentley campus, and 5-10 minutes to Perth Airport.
Discount: Ask about a Curtin University discount.

Ibis Budget Hotel, Perth Airport

Mercure Hotel Perth
Part of the Accor Group of hotels. Right in the city centre at 10 Irwin Street, Perth. 1 minute walk to the 72 or 75 bus to Bentley campus. 10 minute walk to Graduate school of business. Near central city shopping.
Discount: Ask about a Curtin University discount.

Mercure Hotel, Perth

The Novotel Hotel
Part of the Accor Group. Direct buses to Curtin's Bentley campus (72 or 75).
Discount: Ask about a Curtin University discount.

Novotel Perth

The Perth Ambassador Hotel
The Perth Ambassador Hotel is at 196 Adelaide Terrace Perth. Short walk to the CBD and Curtin's Graduate School of Business, and direct buses to Curtin's Bentley campus. (72, 75) outside the hotel.

Perth Ambassador Hotel

Metro Inn
Metro Inn is at 61 Canning Highway South Perth, about midway between the city centre and Curtin. They offer single, double and family accommodation. Metro Inn is a short taxi ride away from the university and is the physically closest hotel to the Bentley.

Metro Inn, Perth

Travelodge
417 Hay Street. 1 minute walk to Adelaide Terrace to catch the 72 or 75 direct to Curtin's Bentley Campus. (30 minutes). Catch the free Red Cat bus to the Graduate School of Business in the city centre.

Travelodge Perth

Bookings for off campus options will be between the guest and the provider. Information provided was correct at the time of publishing.