Located in the heart of Liverpool’s University district, the residence is located a five-minute bus ride from the city centre, and if you fancy a walk, it is just 15-minutes away. The residence benefits from being a short distance from local amenities, bars, pubs and restaurants, catering for all cultures and tastes – so you’ll never be short of things to see and do.
The area of Concert Square in the city centre is popular among students and is one of the liveliest spots in the city. The Square has an array of bars including Revolution, Walkabouts and the Krazyhouse, three floors of absolute madness. Matthew Street is also a popular student haunt, and it’s widely known for the Cavern Club – where the world-famous group, The Beatles honed their skills.
The Albert Dock is the more up-market side of Liverpool and is just a brisk 20-minute walk from the residence. The Dock is famous in Liverpool and makes up the largest group of Grade 1 listed buildings in the country – the super posh kinds that are protected by law! Albert Dock has loads to see and do, including international art, award-winning museums and attractions, great bars and restaurants, gift shops and two hotels. With their closeness to the residence, the fancy, rather more cultured drinking establishments are great for that special night out – just make sure you dress to impress!
The residence has 563 rooms which are all en-suites. All rooms have your own bathroom in the room which offers you plenty of privacy. Residents then have access to a fully fitted kitchen with a living area which would accommodate between 5-6 people. The residence also has slightly larger en-suite room options for those who wish to have a double occupancy room – just be sure to have your roommate all ready to sign up with you, as the residence won’t be able to put you in with a total stranger!
You will find a large outdoor communal area within the residence. So on those days when you’re feeling like a change from the indoors, you can go outside and top up your tan – weather permitting of course!! Not only that but on those lovely summer days (which the UK DOES occasionally get), there is no better way to socialise with your flatmates and other residents than with a BBQ in a specially designated area outdoor!
Despite the residence being excellently located to everything, the residence does have its own parking facilities for those who just cannot live without the comfort and luxury of their car! So instead of having to wait for a bus or a cancelled train, you can take pleasure in knowing that your car is just outside your door waiting for you to jump into and drive off into the horizon!
The Liverpool (Islington) residence has a range of en suite and studio rooms available.
More details below:
This is a classic en-suite room measuring around 12m². 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 5-6 flatmates.
Available: 22 Jul 2018 - 01 Sep 2018
This is a premium en-suite room measuring around 15m². 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 5-6 flatmates.
Available: 22 Jul 2018 - 01 Sep 2018
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.
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.
Smoking is not permitted in any indoor area in the UK. Please use the designated smoking areas found outside the residence.
Unfortunately, no pets are permitted in any of our residences.
This residence offers dedicated laundry facilities where you can wash and dry your clothes.
Yes, all utility bills are included in the price of the room, including gas, electric and Wi-Fi internet.
Yes, there is wireless internet in every bedroom and throughout the building.
No, there is no curfew. You will be living independently, you will have your own key and can come and go as you please.
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.
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.
En-suite rooms include features such as a private bathroom, a modern private kitchen area, a comfortable double sized bed, your own desk for study and Wi-Fi and workspace space.
The minimum stay is 7 nights.
Rooms are typically 12-15 square meters
Really, we are very happy with our room at the residence. James in the residences team has helped us with all aspects of our booking and we would like to say, big thank you from the bottom of our hearts!!!Dmitriy and Maria, two students from Russia: Residence booking
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