Exceptional student accommodation in Melbourne’s trendy Inner North

Le Student 8 is located in Preston, one of Melbourne’s most exciting and diverse communities – and only about 20 minutes north of Melbourne’s CBD. Preston is home to people from around 126 different countries and is very popular with young singles and families, The local area boasts over 900 hectares of open space – from peaceful nature reserves, creeks and bike paths to ornamental gardens and Bundoora Park. Preston offers a welcoming environment for visitors. The local council has an annual welcome ceremony for international students. There’s also a student advisory committee to give international students a voice in the local community.

Love shopping and food? Le Student 8 is also conveniently close to Preston’s local shopping hub, consisting of a lively mix of discount shopping, cool cafes and cheap international eateries. For lovers of retail shopping, Northland Shopping Centre is nearby, and foodies will love Preston Market. With trams, trains and buses on your doorstep, you’ll be close to the inner city areas adored by Melbourne’s young people. Northcote, Fitzroy, Carlton and Melbourne’s thriving CBD provide an endless variety of fashion, food, entertainment and street culture.

Bell City has every amenity you could need to make your stay happy and rewarding. Only about 20 minutes from Melbourne Airport, Bell City is also close to La Trobe University, RMIT and NMIT.


  • CBD: 9.8km
  • Northland Shopping Centre: 2.6km
  • Melbourne University: 7.8km
  • Monash University (Parkville Campus): 8.1km
  • RMIT University: 9.9km
  • La Trobe University: 4.6km
  • Swinburne University: 10.5km
  • Victoria University (City Campus): 10.2km
  • Taylors College: 10.1km
  • Trinity College: 10.1km
  • Melbourne Polytechnic: 1km
  • Kansan Institute of TAFE: 4km
  • Cambridge International College: 9.5km

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