Lincoln is located in one of Adelaide's most beautiful and sought after suburbs, North Adelaide, situated on the edge of the Adelaide CBD.

Adelaide with a population of 1.2 million people is considered to be one of the most liveable cities in the world by the Economist Magazine Intelligence Unit. It has been described by the Lonely Planet guide as "civilised and calm in a way that no other Australian state capital can match" and as “possibly the last well-planned and contented metropolis on earth" by the New Yorker magazine.

With its location on a quiet street overlooking the park lands and adjacent to the bustling O’Connell Street, the heart of North Adelaide. Lincoln is situated in a tranquil safe environment, with everything close at hand. A busy shopping area by day with a vast selection of cafés and restaurants to suit a variety of tastes, O’Connell Street is also a main point for public transport going into and out of the city.

Lincoln is within an easy 15 minute walk of the city campuses of the University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia, Flinders University, Torrens University and TafeSA. Direct public transport to the main Flinders University campus is readily available and takes approximately 40 minutes.

The Festival Centre, Adelaide Oval, the Adelaide Aquatic Centre, and Adelaide’s business, cultural and entertainment areas are all within walking distance. The free City Loop bus connects these locations and also passes the various university campuses.

Lincoln is located close to many bus stops and bike trails, making it easy to get around Adelaide to wherever you need to go.