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Canvas Glasgow, Glasgow

Kyle St, Glasgow, G4 0JQ, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Canvas Glasgow is a standout student housing conveniently located at 35-47 Kyle St, Glasgow G4 0JQ, offering a variety of room types tailored to meet the needs of students. This property offers a wide range of ensuite room types. Canvas Glasgow, student housing in Glasgow, ensures comfort, style, and convenience. Students from Glasgow School of Art, the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow Caledonian University, and the University of Glasgow find themselves just a short commute away from their academic endeavours, affording them the luxury of more sleep and less travel stress.


The city of Glasgow, a bustling metropolis known for its rich culture and vibrant student life, makes Canvas Glasgow an ideal choice for learners pursuing higher education. Glasgow boasts an impressive student population and is home to renowned institutions like the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and the University of the West of Scotland. This historical city, ranked favourably for its academia, not only provides ample educational opportunities but also immerses students in its cultural tapestry marked by iconic attractions like the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and the Riverside Museum. 


Choosing Canvas Glasgow, student accommodation in Glasgow provided by Canvas Greystar, places scholars in the heart of a city celebrated for its friendly locals, storied past, and dynamic student scene.

Glasgow isn't just about lectures and libraries - it's a vibrant student city with a ton to offer! Explore the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum for free, or take a spooky stroll through the Victorian gravestones of the Glasgow Necropolis. Hop on a vintage tram or marvel at historic ships at the Riverside Museum. Need a nature break? Relax in the beautiful Glasgow Botanic Gardens. Byres Road, the trendy West End district, beckons with cafes, record stores, pubs with live music, and a youthful vibe. Glasgow's mix of historical sites, cultural delights, and student hangouts guarantees a fun and memorable experience.

Features

Each room, from the Bronze Ensuite Lower to the expansive Platinum Studio Penthouse, redefines comfort with its Fully Furnished interiors and reliable Wi-Fi. Basic amenities like electricity, water, and heating are already available..

The Canvas Glasgow also boasts a state-of-the-art gym & fitness centre, ensuring students can prioritise their health just steps from their door. This student accommodation also has a private dining room & cinema room perfectly meant for maintaining a healthy friendly atmosphere. The common social spaces and study spaces create the perfect backdrop for new friendships and memories. Moreover, essential amenities like the laundry facility cater to daily needs, ensuring that everything a student requires is within reach. Fun amenities like karaoke are also provided.

Location and What's Hot?

Located at 35-47 Kyle St, Canvas Glasgow places you at the crossroads of culture, education, and entertainment in the vivacious city of Glasgow. Your academic pursuits are well catered to with esteemed institutions like Glasgow School of Art, University of Glasgow, and University of Strathclyde within close proximity. Not to mention, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and City of Glasgow College offer exceptional learning experiences, all situated tantalizingly close to your new home.

The property is close to many shops, pubs and restaurants. Spend your weekends at The Piper Whiskey Bar and Malones Irish Bar. Shop groceries from Chung Ying.


 Glasgow Fruit Market and Shop Smart convenience store are also close by. Or you can get a haircut at SupHair Salon de coiffure. You won’t miss any concerts as The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall is within minutes from the property. Just outside your door, an array of eclectic eateries beckons. From the artisan coffee and pastries at Offshore Coffee to the sumptuous Italian dishes at Paesano Pizza, your taste buds are in for an adventure. When the sun sets, sip on crafted cocktails at The Pot Still or enjoy the vibrant student nightlife at Sauchiehall Street bars. Stocking up on groceries couldn't be more convenient with Sainsbury's Local and Tesco Express at your service for all your midnight cravings or occasional indulgences.


Health and wellness at Canvas Glasgow and student housing in Glasgow are also just a walk away, with Glasgow Royal Infirmary ensuring your peace of mind. If you need a moment of tranquility, the lush spaces at Glasgow Green and the tranquil vibes at Botanic Gardens offer the perfect escape. Experience the city's rich history without going far—relish the creativity at the Gallery of Modern Art and embrace the past at Glasgow Cathedral.

At Canvas Glasgow, every convenience is at your fingertips, offering an enriching and hassle-free student lifestyle. It's the ultimate expression of living in a city that never sleeps yet always dreams. Engage in an authentic Glaswegian life here - your very own canvas awaits!

Commute

Students residing at Canvas Glasgow are perfectly placed to explore the vibrant city of Glasgow with ease, thanks to the abundance of public transport options available in the vicinity.Bus stands like Buchanan Bus Station are nearby, offering numerous routes across the city and beyond. The Cowcaddens Subway Station and Glasgow Queen Street Railway Station present rapid transit for those looking to dive into the cultural richness of the city or for a swift commute to the universities.

What will you get

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included in the price?

All utility bills – water, electricity, gas, internet, gym, and use of all the social spaces – are included in the price. There are no hidden charges, what students see on their contract is what students pay (besides any damage to the room or fines students incur).

Am I allowed to have guests to stay?

Students are welcome to have guests through the daytime, and an overnight guest for a reasonable amount of nights. Students will need to get permission from management for an extended period. Management will need to provide a form of ID to check in through their resident portal, and students will be responsible for them throughout their stay. Please note, that students will also need written consent from management if their overnight guest is under 18 years of age.

How secure is the accommodation?

Accommodations have CCTV in and around each property, an electronic key entry system for the main entrance, common areas, each flat, and bedroom. There is also staff on site 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Will I need to pay council tax?

In the UK, students are exempt from paying council tax –students won’t need to pay this, but if the council do mistakenly bill student, students will need to provide details to prove that student are in full-time education.

Do I need a TV license?

If students bring their own TV or want to watch or record programs as accommodations are shown live (including on mobile phones, tablets, or computers), students will need to apply and pay for a TV License. This also includes TVs provided by Canvas.

What if something in my flat breaks?

If students are having any problems with their room, a shared living space, or one of the communal areas, students have two options. Students can log the issue using the resident portal, providing details so the maintenance team can get this sorted for students as soon as possible. Alternatively, students can come down to reception and talk to a member of staff so management can log it on student's behalf.

Can I have pets?

Unfortunately, students are not allowed to keep any pets in their rooms or any shared living spaces.

What happens if I don’t get on with my new flat mates?

Accommodation wants the university experience to be as positive as possible – if students are having any issues with flat mates, please let us know. Management will do its best to help resolve any problems students might be having.

Can I receive post and parcels?

Each flat has its own lockable mailbox located in the lobby - room keycard will also give students access to this. If any larger packages or anything that requires a signature arrives for students, management holds onto it and lets students know via text or email so students can come and collect it. For security reasons, students will need to provide a photo ID and give a signature to confirm collection. The post will not be given out to other residents on their behalf without written authorization.

Can I live with my friends?

Accommodations are more than happy to accommodate groups as well as individuals. Let management know who students are planning to live with, and management do best to accommodate students in the same flat.

Am I allowed to live with a partner or friend? How much will it cost?

Two people can share some of the bigger studios at properties, which will add an additional £100 per week to the rent. Please contact us directly if this is something students like to organize. Please note, both inhabitants need to be full-time students, studying at least 20 hours per week.

Now that I don’t have access to the roost payments portal, how do I make rent payments?

If students are ready to pay their next installment or are catching up on an old payment, students can now make this via bank transfer.

How do I contact students about a maintenance item or repair?

The management site team is still around to assist with these requests - Please can students visit Reception to report a repair or maintenance request.

How do I collect my parcels?

The Parcel Tracker is still up and running, no changes here! Please use the same app and collect via Reception as usual.

I haven’t rebooked my room yet – can I still do this?

Management created some new flyers and posters with this information included, but just in case – come and speak to the team at Reception who will be more than happy to help students rebook.

Do I need a guarantor?

Accommodation needs details for a guarantor for every lease, even if students intend to pay in 1 installment. This is because management will take responsibility for any unpaid arrears or damage during their tenancy period. Students guarantor will need to be someone who is not in full-time education, or living in student housing.

Who can be my guarantor?

A student guarantor can be anyone not currently in full-time education. Accommodation do not need to be a UK resident either. Most residents use a parent, guardian, or family member. However, please note students can NOT act as their own guarantor.

Is there an age limit for booking the accommodation?

As a minimum age requirement, all Canvas residents need to have been or have turned 18 during their tenancy with us. This is due to the legally binding tenancy agreement that each resident is required to sign before arrival. Accommodation has no upper age limits , so long as the resident is in full-time education for the duration of their stay.

Do accommodation offer any discounts?

If students do pay in 1 installment, their total amount payable will be 2% cheaper than if students choose to pay in 2 installments. If students pay in 4 installments, their total amount payable will be 2% more expensive than if students choose, to pay in 2 installments.

What appliances and furniture are included in my room?

All rooms come with a bed, desk and chair. Extras such as kettles, toasters and lamps are not provided.

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Glasgow Student Accommodation

Finding the ideal Glasgow student accommodation can be a daunting task for many. With the rising demand for quality and affordable student accommodation in Glasgow, amber has emerged as a pivotal platform that simplifies the process for domestic and international students alike. One of the main advantages of opting for off-campus Glasgow student accommodation over on-campus options is the liberty to choose from a diverse range of room types and locations, from studio apartments to shared flats, ensuring every student finds their perfect fit. Amber seamlessly offers Glasgow student accommodation in locations convenient for attending key educational institutions such as the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow School of Art, and City of Glasgow College. Students can readily explore comfortable and secure lodging located near academic hubs and social centres, ensuring a well-balanced student life. Amber strives to provide students with the perfect home away from home during their time in Glasgow, such as Canvas Glasgow, West Village, Vita Student West End, iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow and many more.

About Glasgow

Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland and the third most populous in the United Kingdom, boasts a vibrant atmosphere steeped in rich history and cultural dynamism. The city is not only famous for its impressive Victorian and art nouveau architecture but also for its contribution to the Scottish Enlightenment, which transformed it into one of the most significant cities in Britain for trade and manufacture during the Industrial Revolution.

Today, Glasgow stands as a hub of culture, teeming with museums, galleries, and iconic music venues, making it a truly cosmopolitan locale. The student demographic in Glasgow is a thriving community, breathing life into the city's streets with its international diversity. Glasgow's cultural patchwork is also reflected in its neighbourhoods, each with distinct characteristics. From the bohemian West End, flush with quaint cafes and boutiques, to the more contemporary Merchant City, which is known for its stylish bars and rich history, students have a variety of localities to choose from when looking for accommodation in Glasgow.

Best Student Accommodation in Glasgow

Finding comfortable off-campus student accommodation in Glasgow can be a critical decision for those who are relocating for their studies. Student apartments in Glasgow offer an exceptional balance of independence, affordability, and a sense of community that dorm life often cannot match. With options ranging from cosy ensuites and vibrant student halls to self-contained studio apartments, every student can find their ideal home. Glasgow student accommodation boasts properties that cater to various preferences, many of which are conveniently located near top educational institutions like the Glasgow School of Art and the University of Strathclyde, ensuring that students are never far from their classes and campus resources. Here are some of the top student accommodations in Glasgow.

1. Buchanan View

2. Dobbie's Point

3. True Glasgow

4. Merchant Studios

5. iQ Elgin Place

6. St Mungo's

7. Vita Student West End 

8. Merchant City House

9. Kyle Park House

10. Foundry Courtyard

Cost of Living

Understanding the average anticipated cost of living in Glasgow is crucial for students planning to study and live in the city. This consideration is not only vital for budgeting but also impacts daily choices relating to lifestyle and spending. Glasgow's cosmopolitan vibe comes with a reasonable living cost compared to other UK cities, making it an attractive destination for students. On average, a student might expect the cumulative monthly cost of living to be roughly £800-£1,200, with variations based on personal lifestyle and choices.

1. Food & Groceries: £150 - £200/month

2. Transportation (with a student discount): £50 - £70/month

3. Utilities (electricity, heating, cooling, water, garbage): £120 - £150/month

4. Clothing: £40 - £90

5. Sports & Leisure: £50 - £100

Student Travel Glasgow

Ensuring that students have easy access to public transportation is a key factor when considering student accommodation in Glasgow. The city offers an efficient and budget-friendly network, perfect for students who need to travel to and from university campuses, shopping areas, and cultural hotspots. Glasgow's transport system is robust, with a plethora of options available for savvy students wanting to explore the city or commute to their place of study.

1. Buses

Students can take advantage of First Glasgow's extensive bus network. Frequent services operate throughout the day and night, connecting various parts of the city. Fares start from just a few pounds, and students can benefit from discounted rates with a travel card.

2. Subway

Known locally as the 'Clockwork Orange' due to its colour and circular route, Glasgow's subway is the easiest way to traverse the city centre and West End. A single fare costs around £1.75, with day and season passes also available.

3. Trains

Trains are a great option for longer distances or trips to neighbouring towns. ScotRail provides frequent services, and with the Railcard, students can save up to 1/3 on travel fares.

4. Cycling

With the introduction of the nextbike Glasgow, cycling has become a convenient option for those looking for some exercise on their commute. Prices start from only £1 for the first 30 minutes, and annual memberships offer unlimited 30-minute hires.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Glasgow

Glasgow, a vibrant and bustling city in Scotland, offers a dynamic student lifestyle complemented by its rich cultural tapestry and historical charm. As a student in Glasgow, you can expect a blend of safety, community spirit, and an educational environment conducive to both academic rigour and personal growth. Known for its amiable residents and inviting neighbourhoods, the city stands as a preferred choice for students seeking Glasgow student accommodation due to its affordability and convenient access to top universities. The city buzzes with student-friendly spots, where cosy cafes, trendy restaurants, and spirited bars frame the social scene.

For a caffeine fix or a study break, students often frequent the popular artisan coffee shops sprinkled throughout the city. Those in search of a casual meal or a spot to unwind with friends can explore Glasgow's myriad of eateries, offering everything from local Scottish fare to international cuisine, often at student-friendly prices. With university life being sometimes hectic, the proximity of these hotspots to Glasgow accommodation in Glasgow is a boon.

Moreover, Glasgow caters to students' leisure and recreational needs with its numerous green spaces and parks, like the Glasgow Green and Kelvingrove Park, both perfect spots for picnics, jogging, or a leisurely study session outdoors. The Glasgow music scene is also a huge draw, with events and festivals showcasing everything from indie bands to classical ensembles contributing to the city's lively atmosphere. Cultural attractions abound as well, from the contemporary galleries showcasing local art to the historic museums that narrate the city's storied past.

Glasgow Tourist Attractions

Glasgow, Scotland's bustling cultural capital, is famed for its stunning architecture, vibrant art scene, and rich history. With an array of tourist hotspots ranging from awe-inspiring museums to lush green parks, Glasgow is a haven for locals and visitors alike. Immerse yourself in the city's charm as you explore its numerous attractions, all easily accessible from Glasgow student accommodation.

1. Glasgow Cathedral

2. The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel

3. Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

4. George Square and the Merchant City

5. Glasgow Science Centre

6. The Necropolis

7. Pollok Country Park

8. Botanic Gardens

9. The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Universities in Glasgow

Glasgow, illustrious for hosting some of the most esteemed and renowned universities, offers students a wealth of academic opportunities in the heart of Scotland.

1. Glasgow School of Art

2. University of West Scotland (Paisley Campus)

3. City of Glasgow College

4. Glasgow International College

5. University of Strathclyde

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