Glasgow residence (Blackfriars)

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Key Info
  • Located on Blackfriars Road, right in the heart of the vibrant and social student area of the city, this residence offers easy access to all major universities in Glasgow. Strathclyde University, City of Glasgow College and The Glasgow Caledonian University are all just a short walk away.
  • Every room in this modern student accommodation has been carefully designed and furnished with students in mind. There is a large common room which is ideal for chatting with friends over a game of pool, private study areas and free Wi-Fi throughout the building. Take a short walk and you are in the centre of Glasgow with all the bars, restaurants and supermarkets you'll ever need.

Location

Glasgow is one of the liveliest and most cosmopolitan cities in the UK, boasting everything from some of the best art galleries to the widest range of shops outside of London.

Situated less than a mile from the city centre and just a short walk from the Glasgow’s major universities, this residence is ideally situated for students studying in the city. Locally you have High Street Train Station within a couple of minutes walk or in the opposite direction is Merchant Square which is home to a number of pubs, bars and restaurants. There is a supermarket within a few minutes walk, ideal for keeping the fridge full.

Features

This is a large residence offering a range of room types. All bedrooms come equipped with a comfortable bed, storage for your clothes and a desk/study area. All rooms are come with a private en suite bathroom. The single en suite rooms have access to a shared kitchen and living area while the studios have cooking facilities within the rooms. The residence provides a fortnightly cleaning service of the communal areas including the living room and kitchen.

There is CCTV throughout the building, an onsite service and security team and the latest electronic entry system for your security. There is also a fully equipped laundry and bicycle storage.

What's Included

  • Basic Contents Insurance
  • Bills Included
  • Common Room
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Security
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Vending Machines
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

The Glasgow Blackfriars residence has a range of en suite and studio rooms available.

More details below:

Glasgow Blackfriars - Single En Suite - Short Stay
Glasgow Blackfriars - Single En Suite - Short Stay

This is a single en-suite room measuring around 12m². The room has a comfortable ¾ double bed, a wardrobe, a desk area with a chair and a private bathroom. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the large shared lounge and kitchen area.

Available: 07 Jan 2019 - 24 Aug 2019

Price From: £179 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • 3/4 Bed
Glasgow Blackfriars - Classic En Suite - 51 weeks
Glasgow Blackfriars - Classic En Suite - 51 weeks

This is a single en-suite room measuring around 12m². The room has a comfortable ¾ double bed, a wardrobe, a desk area with a chair and a private bathroom. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the large shared lounge and kitchen area.

Available: 31 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2019

Price From: £120 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • ¾ Bed

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • ¾ Bed

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Glasgow Blackfriars - Classic En Suite - 44 weeks
Glasgow Blackfriars - Classic En Suite - 44 weeks

This is a single en-suite room measuring around 12m². The room has a comfortable ¾ double bed, a wardrobe, a desk area with a chair and a private bathroom. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the large shared lounge and kitchen area.

Available: 31 Aug 2018 - 06 Jul 2019

Price From: £119 per week
View Room

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • ¾ Bed

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • ¾ Bed

SOLD OUT

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I select my room?

You can select the type of room you stay in.

However, you cannot request specific details such as what floor the room is on or who your flatmates are, as the rooms are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

If you do have a special request, please let us know and we will do our best to help you.

Can I view this residence prior to booking?

If you are staying for 12 weeks or longer, we will be happy to request an appointment with the residence team for you to view the residence.

Unfortunately, we are not able to provide viewings for stays under 12 weeks.

Can I smoke in the residence?

Smoking is not permitted in any indoor area in the UK. Please use the designated smoking areas found outside the residence.

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, no pets are permitted in any of our residences.

Where can I wash my clothes?

This residence offers dedicated laundry facilities where you can wash and dry your clothes.  

Are bills included in the price?

Yes, all utility bills are included in the price of the room, including gas, electric and Wi-Fi internet. 

Does this residence have internet? 

Yes, there is wireless internet in every bedroom and throughout the building. 

Is there a curfew?

No, there is no curfew. You will be living independently, you will have your own key and can come and go as you please. 

Is there always a member of staff available?

Yes, the reception staff usually work during office hours Monday to Friday. However, when the reception is closed, there will always be a member of the customer service or security team on hand, either to assist you in person or for you to contact by telephone. 

Can I stay in this residence if I am under 18?

Unfortunately, this residence is only available to students aged 18 or over.

On occasion, subject to management approval, an exception can be made for students who turn 18 during their stay.

What is provided in your en suite room?

En-suite rooms include features such as a private bathroom, a comfortable three-quarter sized bed, your own desk for study and Wi-Fi connected work space.

What is the minimum stay?

The minimum stay is 4 weeks.

How big are the rooms?

Rooms are typically 12 square meters.

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