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A cool change for Melbourne

The hottest new address for students has officially hit the city skyline with the first phase opening of Iglu Melbourne City.

The striking two-tower composition delivers Iglu’s signature fresh contemporary design and warm hospitality, in the very heart of this amazing city.

Unbeatable location

Close to RMIT and the University of Melbourne as well as within the free tram zone, Iglu Melbourne City is convenience living at its finest. Enjoy the best of Melbourne lifestyle with Queen Victoria Markets,

Flagstaff Gardens and City shops and laneways right on your doorstep. And when you want to move further afield, a short 5-minute walk will get you to a tram, bus or train for fast connections in and out of the city. Your reach of amenities will be unbeatable.

Outstanding design

Iglu Melbourne City is the hottest new address in the CBD with a unique tiered composition of Roman brick-clad front building and sculpted glass high-rise tower behind that reflects Melbourne’s innovative style and culture. Crafted from raw materials, inter-connecting spaces of texture, colour and warmth continue inside to enhance modern daily flow. Communal or private spaces provide the perfect setting for study and leisure and include a cinema room, games area, BBQ courtyard, first class fitness facilities and a double height library*. An in-house café and attached terrace as part of phase 2 will complete the story, making it true Melbourne living both inside and out.


Feels like home

More than just a cool space, Iglu Melbourne City is a place for sharing in a vibrant and supportive community. General Manager Sally Brouwer and her hospitality team are there to ensure that all Iglu residents get the most out of their student experience, offering continued support and expertise across both academic and social welfare. This is so much more than student accommodation, this is Iglu Melbourne City: a place to call home.

Discover Iglu Melbourne City today.


Iglu Melbourne City is opening in two phases with the second phase beginning in July 2018. All communal facilities will be available at this time.

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