Bangalay

Lounge and stools in a kitchen common area

Located just across the road from the main UOW campus and walking distance to the free Wollongong Shuttle bus, Bangalay offers a number of visitor and VIP rooms. 

The VIP apartment and guest studios are located in a separate area from the student area. Guests have full use of the modern and spacious VIP lounge, which houses a fully equipped kitchen, lounge, dining area, TV and air conditioning. 

Accommodation types

VIP Apartment 

Apartments are fully self-contained and feature: 

  • an ensuite bathroom 
  • a queen bed 
  • a wardrobe 
  • a study desk and chair 
  • fully equipped kitchen  
  • lounge area 
  • TV 
  • air-conditioning 
  • washing machine/dryer 
  • wi-fi 
  • balcony 

Studio room 

Studio rooms are fully self-contained and feature: 

  • an ensuite bathroom 
  • a queen bed 
  • a wardrobe 
  • a study desk and chair 
  • fully equipped kitchen  
  • air-conditioning 
  • wi-fi 
  • balcony 

Studio rooms with a double bed or two single beds are also available for small conference groups up to 50 people. 

For all enquiries or to arrange a tour please contact Bangalay on 4221 5556 or email bangalay@uow.edu.au.

Pricing

Bangalay PricingDiscount LevelVIP Apartment (per night)Visitors Studio (per night)
UOW Staff accommodation Nil $218 $132
UOW Staff accommodation - 3 night stay 5% $208 $125
UOW Staff accommodation - 7+ night stay 10% $196 $120
UOW Staff accommodation - 14+ night stay 15% $186 $112
Other Guests Nil $240 $145
Other Guests - 3 night stay 5% $228 $138
Other Guests - 7+ night stay 10% $216 $130
Other Guests - 14+ night stay
First 27 days
15% $204 $124
Other Guests - 14+ night stay
From 28 days onwards
15% $196 $118

Important Information

Units include toasters, kettles, plates and other cooking utensils and are serviced daily. There are also laundry facilities available. 

Other facilities include: 

  • a large conference room for up to 30 people at table or 50 with chairs only 
  • a small meeting room for up to 10 people at table
  • catering available on request 

Access to the main buildings, communal spaces and rooms is only available when using an individually coded fob-key. Every unit and apartment can only be accessed by the resident or residents living there, using their individual fob-key, and every bedroom in shared units has a coded door lock, that can only be opened by the key-holder.  

Bangalay is located on Northfields Avenue, Gwynneville (view on UOW campus map). 

Bangalay offers you easy access to campus and all of its offerings including:  

  • UOW’s learning facilities such as lecture halls, tutorial rooms and the library.  
  • The heated swimming pool, health and fitness centre, beautiful university grounds as well as the UniBar and cafes to enjoy.  
  • The UOW free shuttle bus that will take you to the city, the beach, the train station and other UOW campuses.  
  • The relaxing Wollongong Botanic Gardens which next to the residence.