We are currently monitoring and responding to the current situation regarding COVID-19.
We understand that people may still require accessible accommodation during this time – whether it is for medical appointments or other essential activity – and are still accepting short-stay bookings. We ask that you contact our team on 1800 247 365 prior to your arrival if you or someone you have had contact with has recently returned from overseas/interstate or is unwell.
Short-stay accessible accommodation in the heart of Adelaide
U City’s Accessible Serviced Apartments offer purpose-built accommodation for people with disability.
The brand new, one-, two- and three- bedroom self-contained accessible apartments, located in Adelaide’s bustling market district provide a brand new accommodation option for those looking to stay in the heart of the city.
Whether you’re heading to Adelaide for a short holiday or medical appointment, or you require Short Term Accommodation & Assistance (STAA), U City’s Accessible Serviced Apartments could be what you’re looking for. STAA was previously known as respite, prior to the introduction of the NDIS.
If your NDIS plan is self- or plan-managed, talk to us today about your flexible options.
Each apartment is fitted with different accessible features, so you can select the most appropriate apartment based on your individual needs, including;
- wide doors and passages
- step-free thresholds and shower cubicles
- quarter-turn taps, bathroom rails and shower commodes
- motorised doors and blinds
- lifter tracks and functional beds
- height adjustable ensuite basins and kitchen benches
- wheel-under hot plates and kitchen sink
- dimmer lights and touch lamps
- concierge assist button
- accessible basement parking
The latest state-of-the-art assistive technology, enables control of features such as lights, blinds, air conditioning and doors. Plus, you can contact Concierge from wherever you are in the apartment.
Built-in cameras also allow guests to see visitors at the entrance and remotely grant them access to the building.
Check out the video below to learn more about the assistive technology features you will find in your U City Accessible Serviced Apartment.
Located close to public transport, hospitals, shopping precincts, health services and a bustling dining and entertainment precinct, you can enjoy all this vibrant, inner-city location has to offer. Only moments away from the Adelaide Central Market and Victoria Square – on the corner of Franklin Street and Pitt Streets.
U City’s Accessible Serviced Apartments are perfectly located to enjoy:
- inner-city living
- local shopping, entertainment and tourist attractions
- local accessible care
Your safety at U City is important to us. Many of U City’s safety features exceed current standards and regulations, with the building’s design elements and systems developed to support a ‘stay-in-place’ emergency management strategy, controlled by the Metropolitan Fire Service. On request, we can develop a Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan with you to meet your needs in the unlikely event of an evacuation. This will ensure that Emergency Services personnel can respond and assist in the quickest and safest way possible.
Short Term Accommodation and Assistance (STAA)
Previously known as respite, prior to the introduction of the NDIS, STAA is a great experience for people living with disability to try new activities, experiences and meet new friends. It may also let parents and carers the option to take a temporary break from routine.
There are different ways of using your plan for your stay. You can choose to bring your own support services with you or depending on your needs, Uniting Communities may be able to support you. Talk to us today about the flexible options available.
Our serviced apartments can cater for people with a variety of disability and support needs, including high-physical support needs.
STAA is an NDIS funded service. If you are eligible for the NDIS, you can speak to your planner about including it in your plan. If you are eligible, it won’t cost you anything. To book your stay using your NDIS plan, please call us on 1800 247 365 or email firstname.lastname@example.org