By now you will have seen how different student accommodation can be depending on how much you’re willing to spend and whereabouts in the country you are. From the cheapest student accommodation with bunk beds and a shared bathroom and kitchen to the lavish London flats up in the skyscrapers, there’s really a huge range. So we’re here to show you the most instagrammable student accommodation in the UK.
Location: 5 Miles St, London SW8 1FZ
Choose from studio apartments or private en-suite rooms in this block of flats set in one of London’s newest social hubs. Based in Zone 1, you can easily reach all of the London universities, and prices start at £255 per week. The inside of the flats are pretty high standard, but its the views that make Urbanest worthy of a place on the list. You’ll have a view of iconic London buildings and attractions that will make you reach for your phone in a heartbeat.
Location: 6 Hinton Rd, Bournemouth BH1 2EN
Just a walk away from the award-winning Bournemouth beach, St Peter’s Hall is sleek, modern and well designed. It’s close to the city centre, Bournemouth Gardens and Westover Road. The rooms are well decorated so that you won’t even feel like you’re in a student flat.
Location: 2 Silicon Way, East Rd, London N1 6AT
Also in London, iQ Shoreditch fits its hip surroundings very well. The rooms are finished to a high standard with well-crafted and designed furnishings and decor. But that’s not all it has going for it – the views around the building are stunning, letting you see out over the London skyline. Enjoy your time in the communal spaces and bask in the view. Prices start at £317 per week.
Location: 3 Union St, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield S1 2FU
Redvers Tower is home to stylish rooms with amazing city views in the perfect location. You can share 2 bedroom apartments with your friends or enjoy a private studio. The building has a cinema room, a games room and a gym, all of which are beautifully designed and are perfect for the gym selfie on Instagram or a boomerang of you playing pool.
Location: Hox Park Drive, Cooper’s Hill Ln, Englefield Green, Egham TW20 0GP
Merely moments away from Royal Holloway University on the free shuttle bus, Hox Park has everything a student might need. You can share with friends or live in your own private studio, and enjoy the high-end furniture and style of each room. Plus you get access to the state-of-the-art gym, spinning studio, games room and coffee bar. Basically, you never need to go anywhere else!
Location: New City Rd, Glasgow G4 9PA
Just between the University of Glasgow, Glasgow Caledonian University and the University of Strathclyde, true student is ideal for students. You’re right in the heart of vibrant Glasgow, and the halls are definitely Instagram worthy. With modern decoration, a cinema room, a Come Dine With Me kitchen, Sky Lounge, a gym, and well-styled rooms, you’ll love it.
Location: Crown Place, Surrey St, Norwich NR1 3RF
Crown Place has a free on-site gym, a games area with deep blue walls and high ceilings, and a private dining room. Not to mention the rooms are well designed and stylish… You’ll be the envy of all your friends, guaranteed.
Location: 67 Talbot St, Nottingham NG1 5HD
Just a short distance away from the university campuses, Nova is truly unique. There are a wide range of stylish studios and two beds, all of which have en-suites and are fully furnished. All of the rooms have access to the cinema, games room, gym, and music room. Plus there’s communal study rooms, dining rooms and BBQs.
Location: Scotway House, 165 Castlebank St, Glasgow G11 6EU
Fancy staying in award-winning and Instagram-worthy student accommodation? Based in Glasgow’s West End, it is spacious with a study and social building, gym, roof terrace, cinema and private study areas.
Location: 16-18 Charcot Rd, London NW9 5WU
The Stay Club is a 19-storey building with lots of links to the city centre. There are plenty of quirky social spaces in the building as well as sleek and modern stylish apartments. Living here will feel more like living in your favourite cafe or bar than a student hallway.