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Thrive your way with a short stay!

Whether you’re looking to stay for a day or more, embarking on a summer course, or diving into a short-term project, we’ve got you covered. Our flexible stay options are tailored to fit your schedule, allowing you to choose the duration that’s right for you — say goodbye to the pressures of long-term commitments!

Take advantage of our short-stay options, designed for up to 28 days, with the freedom to upgrade to a fixed-term lease should you need to. Remember, these short-stays are available for university students only, so you’ll always be surrounded by your tribe!

Already a resident?

If you’re a current Thrive Student Living resident looking to extend your stay or move in sooner, we’ve got you covered! You can book a short stay at your chosen residence for the current academic year. If you’re arriving early, don’t forget to bring your bedding, cutlery, and crockery!

From another city?

Not a resident? No need to worry! Our short-stay accommodation option is perfect for any university student.

Short stays are available in select buildings in Jo’burg, Pretoria and Cape Town. Stay for up to 28 days with an option to upgrade to a fixed-term lease.

You need to bring your bedding, cutlery, and crockery and padlock.

Why choose a short stay?

  • Our meticulously designed accommodation offers the perfect blend of comfort and functionality, ensuring you have everything you need for a successful stay. We understand your need for a cosy study space with spacious desks and a peaceful ambience. And when it’s time to unwind, our comfortable beds provide the ultimate relaxation for a well-deserved rest.
  • Strategically located near major universities and educational institutions, you’ll enjoy the perfect balance of convenience and comfort. Say goodbye to long commutes and hello to a stress-free daily routine.
  • We understand the importance of staying connected. Our reliable Wi-Fi keeps you seamlessly connected to virtual classes, research resources, and loved ones. Stay productive and never miss a beat.
  • Forget the hassle of running errands during your busy schedule. Our accommodation is located near shopping centres, cafes, and other essential amenities. Spend less time commuting and more time focusing on what truly matters – your studies.
  • Peace of mind is our priority. Our accommodation is equipped with state-of-the-art security features, ensuring a safe environment to immerse yourself fully in your studies.

SHORT STAYS FOR NON-RESIDENTS

Kingsway Place

Aukland Park, Johannesburg

From R148 per night

Features

Access Control


Room Access (Padlock)


Backup Power (Communal)


Backup Water (Limited)


Secure Parking (Open)


Bicycle Parking


Braai Facilities


CCTV


Computer labs


Games room


Laundry Facilities


Study Hubs


TV Room


Gym (Outdoor)


Onsite Student Life Manager


Multi-Sport Courts


Rooftop Recreational Area


Outdoor Chess


Nearby Attractions

Campus Square Mall


Coffee Shops and Restaurants


Melville Koppies Nature Reserve


PEAK STUDIOS

Observatory, Cape Town

From R191 per night

Features

24/hr Security


Access Control


Room Access (Padlock)


Backup Power (Full)


Backup Water (Limited)


Secure Parking (Undercover)


Secure Parking (Open)


Bicycle Parking


Braai Facilities


CCTV


Computer labs


Games room


Laundry Facilities


Study Hubs


TV Room


Gym (Indoor)


Onsite Student Life Manager


Collab Room


Boardroom


Nearby Attractions

Rochester Jammie Shuttle Bus Stop


University of Cape Town Faculty of Health Sciences


SPAR


Saint Peters Square Shopping Centre


Obz Books


Clicks


Heart of Cape Town Museum


Coffee house and Eateries


STUDIOS@BURNETT

Hatfield, Pretoria

From R148 per night

Features

24/hr Security


Access Control


Room Access (Padlock)


Backup Power (Communal)


Backup Water (Limited)


Secure Parking (Undercover)


Bicycle Parking


Braai Facilities


CCTV


Computer labs


Games room


Kiosk


Laundry Facilities


Study Hubs


TV Room


Onsite Student Life Manager


Outdoor Chess


Tutor booths


Collab Room


Nearby Attractions

Hatfield Plaza Shopping Centre


Loftus Versfeld Staduim


Union Buildings


SHORT STAYS FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

thrive amenities

We believe in fostering a supportive community for our residents. Connect with like-minded students, participate in events, and make lasting friendships that extend beyond your stay. Our communal spaces are designed to encourage collaboration and a sense of belonging.