The University of Sydney’s
boutique residential college
and best-kept secret


Short stay

We welcome students and the general public for stays from Monday 9 December 2019 - Wednesday 12 February 2020. We also have an apartment (two bedrooms, private bathroom) available throughout the year for visiting academics, PG students, casual visitors and so on. 

We are very proud to be featured in the new released Lonely Planet Australia guidebook. View Mandelbaum House from anywhere in the world via our amazing 3D tours.

Why stay at Mandelbaum? 

Location - We’re right on campus, 3km from the city centre and just around the corner from cosmopolitan King St, Newtown. Walk to cafes, shops, gym, pool, markets, Carriageworks, night-life, USYD Business School and quick public transport to the CBD, Sydney Harbour and beaches.

Affordability - We’re a non-profit organisation. Our rates reflect that.

Size - Our boutique scale makes our service and support exceptional. You’ll feel at home and meet fellow students and travellers.

Quality - No need to compromise on comfort or security. Our rooms are modern, clean and private, with excellent amenities, in one of the safest buildings on campus.

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Summer bookings are now open for Monday 9 December 2019 - Wednesday 12 February 2020. During the academic year (mid February - early December) the college is generally full. We do however set aside one of our two bedroom apartments...

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Rates per night Two-bedroom apartment with private bathroom, kitchenette and lounge area $170 (one or two people only, a roll-away bed can be hired for a third person) One-bedroom studio with private bathroom and air-conditioning $135 (one or two people...

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Group Booking

Mandelbaum House is perfect for group bookings of up to 38 people. It is a modern facility and is well positioned in the University of Sydney’s Main Campus, next to the new USYD Business School. In 2017 the college had...

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