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Glasgow Student Accommodation

A city full of culture, history & social experiences; creating the ideal student atmosphere. Your new chapter awaits you in this vibrant city. At aparto, we provide student accommodation in Glasgow with modern and functional rooms and amenities to help you study and relax in the best environment possible.

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Prices from £49 per night - one week minimum stay.*

***10% OFF weekly rates for the 2024/25 academic year***

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Student Living in Glasgow

Glasgow is a city that embraces creativity, culture, and endless possibilities for students.

With its prestigious universities, its thriving music and arts scene, its historic landmarks and friendly locals, Glasgow promises an unforgettable student experience like no other.

Home to Glasgow West End, this vibrant Scottish city offers a dynamic learning environment.

Brilliant universities
Brilliant universities
Lots of bars & restaurants
Lots of bars & restaurants
Great transport links
Great transport links
A range of cultural activities
A range of cultural activities

    We have 1 property in Glasgow

    Glasgow West End

    Kelvinhaugh Street, Glasgow, G3 8PX

    At the newest addition to the family you can enjoy comfy & modern living surrounded by cool social spaces like indoor swings and a first-floor slide!

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    Platinum Ensuite


    Our Platinum Ensuite strikes a balance between communal living and personal space. Shared kitchen, dining, and lounge areas encourage bonding with flatmates, while your room offers comfort with a double bed, smart TV, study area, and storage. Utility costs are included, and a fully equipped shared kitchen is available. Room sizes range from 17-18.5m².

    Platinum Plus Studio


    Platinum Plus Studios offer communal access and private space with year-round sunlight and south-facing views. They feature a double bed, smart TV, study area, ample storage, and a fully equipped kitchenette, all with included utilities. Room sizes range from 18.5 to 23.3m², ensuring ultimate convenience and comfort in our Platinum Plus Studio.

    Gold Studio


    Experience stylish, affordable living in our Gold Studio, showcasing a super comfy double bed, private ensuite bathroom, and a fully equipped private kitchenette. With room sizes at 17m², you'll have a smart TV, study area, and plenty of storage for your convenience. Plus, you'll relish some of the city's finest views. Value and privacy meet in our Gold Studio.

    Diamond Studio


    Our Diamond Studio is the house's largest room with abundant storage and an ideal space for relaxation or hosting guests. It features a private kitchen, ensuite bathroom, and inclusive utilities. With a generous room size of 26m², you'll find a double bed, smart TV, study area, and ample storage. Enjoy the comfort and convenience of our Diamond Studio.

    Platinum Studio


    Award-winning Platinum Studios offer a perfect blend of communal living and private space. Access communal areas for socialising, with private kitchenettes. Studios have double beds, smart TVs, study areas, and ample storage. Utility costs included, room sizes 18.5 to 23.3m². Enjoy a harmonious student living experience in Platinum Studios.

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    Simple steps on how you can book your Student Accommodation!

    1. Visit our residence page - Glasgow West End. Looking for short stays click here!

    2. Browse & select your chosen room type

    3. Register on the portal

    4. For long stays, secure your room with a £300 deposit. T&C's apply.

    5. The full cost is payable in full or installments via TransferMate, making international
    payments FREE of charge via bank transfer.

    Are you a returning student? Simply log in to the portal to rebook your room!

    What Students Are Saying

    Want to know what student living is like at aparto?

    Have a read to see what our residents have to say about living at
    aparto Glasgow West End!

    “Great experience, the front desk staff are very helpful and the gym is perfect”
    “Stayed here for 3 years and have been here since it first opened, thoroughly enjoyed everyday of my stay and could not recommend more!”

    “The apartment environment is very good, all the facilities and services are very good, the staff at the front desk are super nice!”

    Our Student Accommodation in Glasgow

    Discover the ultimate student living experience in Glasgow's vibrant West End with our student accommodation. Located in close proximity to universities and an array of amenities, Glasgow West End offers the ideal home for students. Our friendly team fosters a welcoming community atmosphere, ensuring a seamless transition into your new accommodation. Explore the exceptional facilities and features available, and elevate your student life to new heights. Glasgow West End provides everything you need and more for a comfortable and enriching university experience - even a slide and swings in our reception!

    Close to universities
    Close to universities
    Utility bills included
    Utility bills included
    24/7 CCTV
    24/7 CCTV
    Friendly team
    Friendly team
    Quiet study spaces
    Quiet study spaces
    Modern on-site gym
    Modern on-site gym
    Full events programme
    Full events programme
    On-site cafe and grocery store
    On-site cafe and grocery store

    Student life in Glasgow

    Wondering where the highlights of Glasgow are? Here is a list of the most popular attractions and cultural sites for you to check out.

    About Glasgow

    Glasgow, the beating heart of Scotland, is a thriving city brimming with opportunities for students. Home to renowned universities like the University of Glasgow and Glasgow Caledonian University, this vibrant city offers a rich blend of academic excellence, cultural diversity, and a dynamic social scene.

    Explore its historic architecture, immerse yourself in its buzzing music and arts scene, and embrace the warm and friendly atmosphere that makes Glasgow a fantastic destination for students seeking an unforgettable experience.

    Universities in Glasgow

    Glasgow is a hub of exceptional universities, providing students with outstanding educational opportunities.

    The University of Glasgow, with its rich history and academic prestige, offers a wide range of disciplines. Glasgow Caledonian University excels in applied research and professional programs. Strathclyde University focuses on innovation and practical learning.

    With their commitment to excellence, state-of-the-art facilities, and vibrant student life, these universities attract students from around the world, making Glasgow a top destination for higher education.

    Best attractions in Glasgow

    Glasgow is a city brimming with captivating attractions that cater to a range of interests.

    Explore the iconic Glasgow Cathedral and the stunning Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, which houses an impressive collection of art and artifacts. Wander through the vibrant Merchant City, visit the historic Glasgow Green, or immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere of Buchanan Street.

    With its blend of history, culture, and architectural splendour, Glasgow promises an unforgettable experience.

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    Immerse Yourself in Glasgow's Lively University Scene.

    Glasgow, a hub of education and culture, is home to renowned universities like the University of Glasgow, Strathclyde University, and Glasgow Caledonian University. Each institution boasts its own distinct identity and academic strengths, offering students diverse opportunities for learning and growth.

    Enjoy comfy and modern living at aparto's Glasgow West End, a short walk away from the University of Glasgow. Join a lively community of students in luxury rooms with fun spaces to study, relax, and exercise. You'll have access to large social areas, a TV lounge, fast wifi, indoor swings, a slide, a gym, and more!

    Our student accommodation in Glasgow is meticulously designed with students in mind. It not only provides an optimal environment for focused studying but also offers a vibrant setting for students to enjoy their time and forge lasting memories with like-minded peers.

    For a change of scenery, opt for one of Glasgow’s public libraries, such as the Mitchell Library and the Glasgow University Library, which offer quiet study spaces, resources, and free wifi. Alternatively, there are many coffee shops in the city and local independent cafes, providing a relaxed atmosphere for studying with coffee and snacks.

    Find Your Way to Explore the City.

    Navigating Glasgow is a breeze, thanks to its well-connected and affordable transportation options. Whether you're heading to class, exploring the city, or embarking on weekend adventures, Glasgow offers a variety of convenient and efficient ways to get around.

    1. Bus: Glasgow's extensive bus network is the backbone of public transportation in the city. Buses run frequently from early morning to late at night, ensuring easy access to all corners of Glasgow, including universities and popular attractions. Riding the bus is not only cost-effective but also a reliable means of transportation for students.
    2. Train: Glasgow's train system is ideal for longer commutes and exploring the beautiful Scottish countryside. The ScotRail services connect the city to surrounding areas, making it a favourite among students for weekend getaways.
    3. Subway: The Glasgow Subway, also known as the Clockwork Orange, is a quick and convenient way to travel within the city. It consists of a single circular line, making it easy to navigate. The subway connects key parts of Glasgow, including universities, shopping districts, and entertainment hubs.
    4. Cycling: Glasgow is steadily becoming more bike-friendly, offering dedicated cycling lanes and bike-sharing schemes. Cycling not only promotes a healthy and eco-friendly mode of transportation but also provides students with flexibility and the freedom to explore the city at their own pace.

    Enjoy Glasgow's Pleasures.

    Glasgow offers a wealth of experiences beyond its universities, making it an ideal city for students to explore and enjoy. Dive into the city's rich history by visiting iconic landmarks such as the Glasgow Cathedral and the Riverside Museum.

    Glasgow's vibrant cultural scene caters to art enthusiasts with institutions like the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, while music lovers can indulge in live performances at renowned venues like the Barrowland Ballroom and King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. The West End's charming streets and bustling markets offer unique shopping and cultural experiences.

    Glasgow's culinary scene is a treat for students with diverse options. Sample traditional Scottish dishes like haggis and fish and chips at The Ubiquitous Chip or enjoy international flavours at the diverse range of restaurants in the city centre.

    For nature enthusiasts, Glasgow boasts beautiful parks like Kelvingrove Park and Pollok Country Park, providing tranquil escapes within the urban landscape. Nearby Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park offer stunning natural vistas for day trips.

    Glasgow's nightlife is legendary, featuring a mix of traditional pubs like The Scotia Bar and trendy bars and clubs such as The Garage and Sub Club. Whatever your preferences, Glasgow's nightlife ensures students can relax and socialise, creating memorable moments during their time in this vibrant and student-friendly city.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    For those questions you still might be needing an answer for, look no further, all of your answers can be found below!

    There are about 185,000 students living in Glasgow, which is about 29% of the total population of the city.

    Student life in Glasgow is vibrant, diverse, and full of opportunities. With esteemed universities, a rich cultural scene, and a welcoming atmosphere, students can enjoy a thriving academic community and a buzzing nightlife. Glasgow offers an exciting and inclusive environment for students to make lasting memories and create a fulfilling university experience.

    Glasgow is home to several reputable universities, including the University of Glasgow and Glasgow Caledonian University. These institutions offer a diverse range of academic programs, world-class research opportunities, and a vibrant student community. Students can benefit from modern facilities, strong industry connections, and a thriving cultural scene.

    Glasgow is an excellent location for international students. With its renowned universities, diverse community, and vibrant cultural scene, it offers a welcoming and inclusive environment for students from around the world to pursue their education and experience a rich and rewarding student life.

    Glasgow is generally a safe city for students. Like any urban area, it is advisable to exercise normal precautions and be aware of your surroundings. The city has a strong police presence and a range of support services for students, contributing to a safe and secure environment for their studies and daily life.

    Glasgow West End, our student accommodation in Glasgow, is a 10 minute walk away from Glasgow University.

    Glasgow offers a wealth of activities and attractions to suit all interests. Explore the stunning architecture of Glasgow Cathedral, soak up the vibrant atmosphere of the West End with its trendy shops and cafes, visit world-class museums like the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and immerse yourself in the city's thriving music and arts scene. With its rich cultural heritage, lively shopping streets, and diverse culinary scene, Glasgow has something for everyone to enjoy.

    Close to Glasgow, there are many interesting attractions. Notable ones include the stunning Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, the historic town of Stirling with its castle, the beautiful coastal area of Ayrshire, and the breathtaking landscapes of the Scottish Highlands, offering opportunities for outdoor adventures and exploration.

    Yes, Glasgow offers a wide range of sport and leisure amenities. The city has sports centres, gyms, swimming pools, and recreational facilities. There are also numerous parks, such as Kelvingrove Park and Glasgow Green, where you can engage in outdoor activities.

    Yes, Glasgow and its surroundings have several green areas. Notable ones include Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow Green, Pollok Country Park, and the scenic Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. These green spaces provide opportunities for outdoor activities, relaxation, and enjoying nature.