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Not your typical student digs! These swanky halls of residence will having your wishing you were still a student...
Is a member of your family heading off to university this September? Worried about the sort of accomodation they’ll be living in? Gone are the days of dull dorm rooms featuring uncomfortable beds, a rickety desk and a super slow internet connection. Now students are offered hotel-style check-in services with a concierge, underfloor heating, Wi-Fi, en-suites, pool tables and so much more.
Architectural website DesignCurial has compiled a list of the most luxurious student halls in the UK and, trust us, they’re gorgeous! Here’s the top five…
1. Vita Student Village, Manchester
Heading the list as the UK’s most luxurious student residences is the oh
so stylish Vita Student in Manchester, offering students of the city
en-suite studio apartments, state-of-the-art gym facilities, a 32″ flat
screen Smart TV, free cleaning services, high-gloss kitchens and a movie
room to name a few of the perks.
With six impressive locations across the UK and four more to come, Vita is leading the way for stylish student digs.
2. The Nido Collection, West Hampstead
The Nido Collection located in West Hampstead came in a close second – easily accessed by students at Central St Martins, London Business School and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
With the option of an en suite apartment or private studio, students are very much spoilt for choice. The sustainability-driven residence offers underfloor heating, cinema screening room, housekeeping, 24/7 concierge and gym facilities.
3. Vita Student Village, Liverpool
Liverpool students at University of Liverpool, John Moores University and Hope University have access to the third most luxurious accommodation in UK with Vita Student again featuring on the list.
The hotel-worthy rooms include a plush double bed, desk, a bookcase, two wardrobes, a dining table and chairs.
4. Paris Gardens, London
Paris Gardens, situated on the glorious Southbank, offers a roof terrace with landscaped gardens, penthouse lounge and views of the London eye.
5. Dean Clarke Lofts, Exeter
Sitting pretty in fifth, Exeter presents students with Dean Clarke Lofts; the once hospital now plush living quarters features multiple-level apartments sporting spacious interiors, double beds and flat screen TVs.
The sophisticated and fully-equipped kitchens feature polished wooden worktops and plenty of cupboard space.