Frequently asked questions

How big are the studios?

The Lodge Group studios average 20sqm. These vary depending on each location. 

Is there a minimum length of stay?

The minimum length of stay is 1 month

Is there a maximum length of stay

Guests are welcome to stay for as long as they like. We've had some residents with us for over 20 years!

Do I need to pay a bond?

We don't require bonds for rooms however, we do require a 2 week key deposit. 

How do I pay rent?

Most guests use a direct debit which is paid directly to the manager of each lodge. 

Is a linen service provided?

Linen is changed every week.

How do I do my laundry?

Each lodge has communal laundry facilities for $3 per cycle. 

What about cleaning services?

All rooms are cleaned once per week. We also ask guests to keep their space clean and hygienic. 

Do I need to pay any other bills?

Gas, water, electricity and internet are all included as part of the weekly rent.

What about WIFI?

High speed WIFI is included free of change in all lodges. 

Do the lodges have communal spaces?

Most lodges have communal outdoor spaces. Balmain Lodge has two garden outdoor areas for residents. 

Is there any parking?

Balmain Lodge has a secure underground car park. To enquire about renting a space, please contact us. 

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately not. To be fair to all guests, we cannot allow pets. 

Is there a curfew?

Absolutely not. Guests are free to come and go as they please. 

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