ume Redfern Village

Explore Surry Hills and enjoy everything Inner Sydney has to offer!

240 Chalmers Street is made up of 35 self-contained Studio units, all of which are designed to the highest standard with modern finishes. Each Studio has its own double bed, kitchenette facility and ensuite bathroom, making each space a comfortable and self-sufficient living space.

Have a look through the accommodation options below and find the right place for your short term stay in Sydney.

Our Property

Each guest will have access to a communal living space.

Our Studios

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Redfern village

From $400 pw

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  • Unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Highly sought after location
  • Spacious self-contained studios with kitchenette and ensuite bathroom
  • Kitchenette in room with fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster and hotplate
  • All units come with a TV, dining table, sofa and air conditioner
  • King size beds or single beds provided to suit singles, couples or friends
  • Quality fit-out and furnishings 
  • All bills (water, electricity and gas) included
  • Coin operated washing and drying facilities
  • Outside communal courtyard 
  • 5 minute walk to train station
  • Parking on-site subjected to availability
  • 300m away from local supermarket and a vast array of cafes and restaurants

Things to do in Surry Hills


Terraced houses on Crown and Cleveland streets showcase hip coffee joints, fashion boutiques and global eateries. Trendy pubs, wine bars and galleries dot the area around Surry Hills Library, a community hub with a contemporary, sustainable design. Held once a month, Surry Hills Markets lure shoppers for snacks and vintage goods.

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From French cheese to high-end fashion, you can find it all along Crown and Bourke Streets.

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Restaurants & Cafes

Right on your doorstep you will find some of Sydney's finest offerings of restaurants, bars and attractions. Within close walking distance is the fantastic restaurant Porteno, with authentic Argentinian dishes. Great trendy bars such as Lil Darlin and The Clock, not to mention the famous Bourke Street Bakery and Gelato Messina are within a short walk into the heart of Surry Hills.

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Parks & Recreation

Take a dip in the outdoor pool at Prince Alfred Park, practise your aim at the Moore Park Golf Driving Range, or grow flowers, fruit and friendships at the Arthur Street Community Verge Garden.

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Health & Medical

If you need to book an appointment with a GP, Surry Hills Medical Centre, Bourke Street Clinic and Crown Street Medical Centre are three medical practices conveniently located within Surry Hills. If you require urgent medical care, there are two hospitals near Surry Hills: St Vincent’s Private Hospital and the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Camperdown.

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Our Chalmers Street property is situated in a prime inner city location, only 400m away from Central Station, making it incredibly easy to access the CBD and its surrounding suburbs.

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Why choose to rent one of our Surry Hills apartments?

Our inner-city Surry Hills apartments on Chalmers Street contain all of the benefits you’d expect from a furnished property apartment in a convenient location. Rent includes all bills and unlimited Wi-Fi, high-quality furniture and air-conditioning. All properties are fully renovated and come with a fully equipped kitchenette offering cutlery, crockery and appliances. You can select from our choice of Double or Triple Rooms to either live solo or share with a partner or friend.

Live at the focal point of Sydney’s arts and cultural scene

Surry Hills is well-regarded as one of Sydney’s coolest suburbs. Home to arguably the best coffee and restaurant scene in the city, Surry Hills goes above and beyond to fill its resident’s weekends and evenings with fun, quirky activities.
Crown Street is the main hub for vintage shops offering designer clothes for cheap prices, outdoor bars that flow into the street, and restaurants boasting all kinds of cuisines. Catch an indie film at the Golden Age, sip on wine while painting your very own masterpiece at Cork and Chroma, or watch a play at the famous Belvoir Street Theatre. Whatever you’re into, you’ll find something perfectly suited for your tastes in Surry Hills.

Why everyone from students to executives are choosing to live in Surry Hills

Wandering through Surry Hills’ laneways lined with 19th century terrace homes, you could mistake your surroundings for a charming village far away from the hustle and bustle of city life. However, despite its appearances, Surry Hills is located directly beside the CBD. With Central Station right next door, you will never have to worry about long, tedious commutes again in Surry Hills.
Trains, buses and the light rail open up access to the greater Sydney area and ensure that wherever you’re going, you’ll get there quickly. Surry Hills’ close proximity to Central Station, UTS, the University of NSW and the University of Sydney make it the perfect home for students and professionals alike.

Arrange a tour with us today and experience life at ume firsthand.