Glasgow residence (North Central)

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Key Info
  • Located close to Glasgow’s city centre, this residence holds 470 rooms which consist of a selection of en-suite, shared apartments and studio rooms. The residence itself is an exciting student hub and so is the city, which provides and abundance of things for you to see and explore from shopping, museums and galleries to bars and local eateries.

Location

The experience that you’ll get in Glasgow is like no other. The city is a popular tourist destination bursting with an exciting nightlife and a lively daytime atmosphere, with lots of places to see and plenty of things to do. When you stay at the residence you’ll be a short walk away from everything you need – so you’ll never be far from the action on offer.

The city centre is packed with hundreds of places to eat out with a wide variety of cuisines from around the world. You’ll only be 10-minutes’ walk away from places such as Jamie’s Italian, Browns and Prezzo on George Street, or Ichiban and Strat on Queen Street. You can also choose from a range of national chain restaurants including TGI Friday’s, Wagamama and Five – so whatever you’re into, you’re sure to find something to suit your taste and budget.

If you’re looking for a spot of retail therapy, whether it’s designer labels or independent boutiques, you’ll have major shopping areas to choose from such as the Buchanan Galleries, which is only a 10-minute walk away from the residence and includes outlets such as H&M, Levi’s and John Lewis – plus many more. Alternatively, you can find a variety of shops in either Princes Square or Merchant City, which are only a 15-minute walk away from the residence. For budget shopping options, you can also visit the Barras Street Market – which offers a diverse range of independent stalls.

It is a well-known fact that the Glaswegians are extremely fond of their pubs and generally having a good time! There are bars, pubs and clubs all within walking distance from Liberty Park or you can venture out to a selection of cheap bars in Sauchiehall Street which is a 10-minute taxi ride away! Some of the city’s most popular destinations for socialising and eating out are George Square and Merchant City, Merchant Square has lots to offer with Arisaig, Bar Square, Beer Café, Boudoir Wine Bar, Fanelli’s, Mercado, Metropolitan and O’Neill’s – just to name a few.

Features

The residence has 470 rooms which are a combination of En-suite, Share Apartments and Studio rooms. The En-suite rooms all have your own bathroom within the room which offers you plenty of privacy. Resident’s then have access to a fully fitted kitchen with a large communal area built in which you would share with between 4-5 flatmates. The self-contained Classic Shared Apartment offers plenty of privacy, shared with just one other student. Residents have access to a fully fitted kitchen, shared bathroom with a shower, toilet and washbasin. Studios include your own en-suite bathroom and private kitchenette. All rooms are fully-furnished with a comfortable double bed, a study desk with a chair and a wardrobe.

There is a large, deluxe common room kitted out with state-of-the-art furnishings and plenty of activities so you can just sit back and chill or show your competitive side on the pool table. REALLY want to show that competitive side, then kick back and enjoy some game time with your mates in a social environment on the residence’s PS4/Xbox games area – it is the ultimate place to do it!

Despite the city having everything right on the doorstep of the residence and having such great public transport links to everywhere; some people just like the comfort of their car to take them to the closest or furthest of places. Well fortunately the residence has car parking facilities to extend out to your creature comfort and bring your car with you; something that you will find at very few student residences.

Not only does the residence have 24 CCTV monitoring along with 24 staff presence (be it the reception team, or security); the residence also has its own on-site maintenance team who will come along and fix anything that goes wrong in your room at a time that is suitable for you! There is also a laundry room with straightforward step-by-step instructions for those of you who aren’t lucky enough to take your washing home with you every weekend!

What's Included

  • Basic Contents Insurance
  • Bills Included
  • Cable TV
  • Car Parking
  • CCTV
  • Common Room
  • Computer Room
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Security
  • Outdoor Area
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

The Glasgow North Central residence has a range of en suite, studio and shared apartment rooms available.

More details below:

Glasgow North Central - Classic En-suite - Short Stay
Glasgow North Central - Classic En-suite - Short Stay

This is a single en-suite room measuring around 13m². The room has a comfortable double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe, under-bed storage and plenty of storage. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the communal living and kitchen areas which you will share with 4-5 flatmates.

Available: 25 Jun 2018 - 01 Sep 2018

Price From: £147 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 4-5 Flatmates

  • Double Bed
Glasgow North Central – Premium En-suite – Short Stay
Glasgow North Central – Premium En-suite – Short Stay

This is a premium en-suite room measuring around 16m². The room has a comfortable double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe, under-bed storage and plenty of storage. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the communal living and kitchen areas which you will share with between 4-5 flatmates.

Available: 25 Jun 2018 - 01 Sep 2018

Price From: £156 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 4-5 Flatmates

  • Double Bed
Glasgow North Central – Classic Studio – Short Stay
Glasgow North Central – Classic Studio – Short Stay

This is a single en-suite studio measuring around 16m². The room has a comfortable double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe, under-bed storage and plenty of storage. The studio is fully equipped with a private kitchenette. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available: 25 Jun 2018 - 01 Sep 2018

Price From: £184 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 4-5 Flatmates

  • Double Bed
Glasgow North Central – Shared Apartment – Short Stay
Glasgow North Central – Shared Apartment – Short Stay

This is a shared apartment measuring around 15m². The room has a comfortable small double bed, a desk area, as well as a wardrobe, under-bed storage and plenty of storage. There is access to a shared bathroom and a shared fully fitted kitchen which is shared with one other resident. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available: 25 Jun 2018 - 01 Sep 2018

Price From: £169 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • 1 Flatmate

  • Double Bed

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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 double bed, your own desk for study and Wi-Fi connected work space.

What is the minimum stay?

The minimum stay is 1 week.

How big are the rooms?

Rooms are typically 13-16 square meters.

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