Inforum’s Wonderful Accommodation

Hand-picked by Inforum’s Accommodation Manager


Our homestay families are very carefully chosen by Diana, Inforum’s Accommodation Manager. They’re so good that students who leave our homestay families keep coming back!

Reasons to choose an Inforum Homestay family:

  • All homestay families are interviewed in person by Diana and accommodation inspected to be suitable to host students.
  • Standard, No-meals, Quality or Superior Homestay available.
  • Before your arrival, you will receive all the information you need about your family, together with photos of your room and inside the house, along with email and phone contacts.
  • Inforum’s families are chosen for their kindness, patience and their wish to share their home with our students.
  • Remember!  this is your Australian family so they will be your support long after you say goodbye.
Did you know?

  • Inforum has 4 kinds of homestay
  • Families are very close: average 30 min travel time
  • There is a FREE phone card waiting for you when you arrive to call your family
  • Every room has a desk, chair, lamp, bed, linen, wardrobe and/or drawers as standard.
NO MEALNo meals are providedNo meals are provided
STANDARDBreakfast and dinnerBreakfast, lunch and dinner
QUALITYBreakfast and dinnerBreakfast, lunch and dinnerAt least 3 of the following: air-conditioning, your own bathroom, internet, a swimming pool, 20 minutes travelling time.
SUPERIORBreakfast, lunch and dinnerBreakfast, lunch and dinnerAs above, plus transportation by host between Inforum and your homestay

Minimum length of stay: 1 week (7 nights)


Inforum has 4 student residences to choose from, all within easy walking distance of the college, shops, buses and library.

Why stay at Inforum’s Student Residence?

  • 2-12 minutes walk from Inforum;
  • 2 minutes walk to shops;
  • Exclusive to Inforum students;
  • FREE wireless internet;
  • All facilities are free including the use of the washing machine;
  • Great way to make friends;
  • Quality room has air-conditioning, own bathroom and toilet;
  • Common areas cleaned once a week;
  • Rental bedding (sheets) available;

Refundable key deposit of $150 applies.

Linen rental: $150 (one set each), second set if required. $50 is refundable on check out when the linen is returned clean and in good condition.

Bed, wardrobe, lamp, bedside tableYesYesYes
Shared bathroomYesNoNo
Shared kitchen and laundryYesYesYes
Air Conditioning in roomNoYesYes
Shower and toilet for the roomNoYesYes
Gym, sauna, swimming poolNoNoYes
BBQ facilityNoNoYes
Distance to Inforum12 mins walk12 mins walk2-5 mins walk

OPTION 3 – Backpackers, Motels and Holiday Resorts

There are many motels and backpackers on the Gold Coast. You can arrange it yourself or we are happy to arrange a room for you.*

(*Not available for students under 18 unless staying with relatives over 21 years of age.)