iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow

Bath St, Glasgow, G2 4JW, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from City Center
0.6 mi from City Center( 12m. 10m. 8m)
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Glasgow School of Art | 0.1 mi
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland... | 0.5 mi
Glasgow Caledonian University | 0.6 mi
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About the Property

Are you in search of the best student accommodation in Glasgow? Located at 240 Bath St, Glasgow, iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow (G2 4JW) stands out in the city's heart as a much sought-after iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow student accommodation. Offering a variety of room types, such as Bronze En Suite, Silver En Suite, Gold Studio, and several studio options, students are provided with a range of fully furnished living spaces tailored to their preferences. Proximity to educational institutions makes it a prime location for students, with universities such as the University of Glasgow, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow School of Art, and the University of Strathclyde all situated conveniently close by, ensuring a short and comfortable commute.

Glasgow, a dynamic city infused with culture and history, is an ideal hub for students choosing iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow accommodation. Characterised by its vibrant arts scene, impressive architecture, and rich merchant history, Glasgow is not only Scotland's largest city but also one of its most student-friendly. Home to several prestigious universities and colleges that have significantly contributed to the city's student population, Glasgow consistently ranks high as a destination of choice for both domestic and international students. Living in iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow, provided by the reputable IQ Student Accommodation, means residing in a locality replete with cultural landmarks such as the Glasgow Cathedral and Kelvingrove Art Gallery, not to mention the city's multitude of shopping destinations, eateries, and entertainment options. Choose iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow for a student experience deeply enhanced by the city's vivacious charm and academic excellence.

Features

Optimally designed for the modern student, iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow, offers an array of premium living options to suit varying preferences. This esteemed accommodation in Glasgow presents not just a place to rest, but a vibrant lifestyle. With room types ranging from the cosy Bronze En Suite to the plush Gold Studio, each living space is tailored for comfort and convenience, complete with a fully furnished setup and high-end appliances.

Residents at iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow can indulge in a diverse collection of onsite amenities aimed at providing a well-rounded student experience. The accommodation boasts a well-equipped gym & fitness centre for health enthusiasts and a cinema room that offers an escape into the world of films. Avid gamers and social butterflies will appreciate the lively games area and common social space. Moreover, the library & study area provides a serene environment conducive to academic pursuits.

For aspiring chefs and those who enjoy home-cooked meals, kitchens come with all the necessary appliances, while the dining area offers a welcoming spot to dine with friends. Practical amenities like the on-site laundry facility add to the efficiency of daily living. Relishing in location benefits, Glasgow iQ Elgin Place is surrounded by essentials, including educational institutions like the University of Glasgow and the Glasgow School of Art, making iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow student accommodation an ideal choice for learners.

With attentive management by iQ student accommodation, residents are assured of a smooth, enriching stay. Whether one is reading in the lounge, working out, or catching up on favourite shows on the communal television, life at iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow accommodation, redefines the student living experience.

Location and What's Hot?

Located at 240 Bath St, iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow is right in the pulse of this dynamic city and an excellent choice for student accommodation in Glasgow. Students at University of Glasgow, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, and Glasgow School of Art will find themselves just a stroll away from their lectures and campus events. Glasgow Caledonian University and University of Strathclyde are also just outside your door, placing you at the heart of academic life.

Looking beyond academics, the area is vibrant with the flavors of local eateries like Paesano Pizza and Mother India, perfect for those nights when you're looking to dine out. Seeking a caffeine fix or a place to chat with friends? Lab Espresso and Gordon Street Coffee are popular hotspots. For your grocery needs, the convenience of Sainsbury's and Tesco is undeniable.

When it's time to unwind, nearby Kelvingrove Park offers a green haven for relaxation, while culture enthusiasts can bask in the artistic ambiance at Gallery of Modern Art. Health is also taken care of with the existence of Glasgow Royal Infirmary in close proximity for medical support. For those looking to experience Glasgow's nightlife, bars like The Butterfly and The Pig and BrewDog Glasgow showcase Scotland's convivial pub culture.

Sporting a fully furnished living environment, from the comfy Bronze En Suite to the luxurious Gold Studio, iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow offers everything a student might need. Communal amenities like a gym, cinema room, games area, and a social common room enhance the living experience. Not to mention, you're never too far from iq student accommodation's management services, ensuring a smooth, supported stay throughout your college life at iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow accommodation in Glasgow.

Commute

Living at iQ Elgin Place, Glasgow, means you have a variety of travel options right at your doorstep, ensuring easy commutes to universities and local attractions. With several public transport stops within a stone's throw, the city's excellent transportation network is accessible and convenient. You'll find major hubs like the Charing Cross (Glasgow) railway station, a bevvy of bus routes available at Bath Street, and the underground services from Cowcaddens Subway Station ready to whisk you away to your destination. The strategic location of iQ Elgin Place in the heart of Glasgow also ensures that getting around the city is as seamless as it can get - be it for attending lectures, exploring Glasgow's vibrant culture, or simply enjoying life in the city.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are sites secure?

Each site is covered by CCTV and has onsite security staff, with staff present 24 hours a day. There is also a digital entry system at each building. You should not allow people to ‘tailgate’ – that is, hold the door open for people behind you as you enter

Can I book if I'm under 18?

Property does not accept parental responsibility for occupiers under the age of 18. they require that all tenants living at one of our properties in England and Wales to be over the age of 17 or turning 17 during the academic year booked to live at accommodation, and tenants living in our Scottish properties to be age 16 or over. Exceptions to this rule are available in selected cases through prior arrangement. If in doubt, please contact your preferred site and the team will be able to advise you.

Can I bring a TV?

If you want to bring a TV, check that your room has a TV point and don’t bring one larger than 21”. You can’t mount your TV on the wall, so make sure it’s free-standing. While all TVs provided by Property in communal areas accessed by all residents are covered by a TV Licence, you will need to buy your own licence if you bring your own TV or if there is one already in your room or shared kitchen & living area. If you’re unsure, please check with your site team. For details of licensing requirements regarding catch-up TV and online streaming, please refer to your resident handbook, ask your site team or contact TV Licensing.

Can I bring my bike?

Yes – most  sites have a secure bike store that is free to use for all residents. You will need to register and tag your bike with our team when you arrive.

Can I bring my car?

Some of our sites have limited parking, including in some cases disabled parking bays. However, as our locations are generally close to universities and local amenities, a car shouldn't really be necessary. If you do want to arrange parking, speak to your site team as soon as possible - any spaces available are likely to be reserved very quickly.

Can I bring pets?

Sadly, they do not allow pets at Property. However, they make an exception for residents who require the assistance of a trained and registered Service Dog or Assistance Dog. Any requests for emotional support animals that are prescribed by a licensed mental health professional are assessed on a case by case basis.

Can I choose where my room is in the building?

Yes, you can specify where you would like your room to be – from those which are still available – at the time you book.

Can I choose who I live with in a shared flat?

Our online booking system will show the gender of those who have already booked a room in your chosen flat, if this information is available. If you want to make a group booking with people you already know, our group booking procedure will help you do this.

Can I have overnight guests?

Yes, it's your home so you can have guests staying over occasionally. All overnight guests should only stay in your own room and for no more than 3 nights within a 7 day period. they would ask you to respect your fellow residents and let your flatmates know as well as sign in your guest at reception.  You are responsible for the behaviour of any guests you bring to your site. Due to COVID-19, they may need to make changes to our guest policy in accordance with Government guidance.

Can I make a group booking?

Yes. If you’d like to share with friends, you can find and select rooms in the same flat on our booking portal. Alternatively, please speak to a member of the site team and they will be happy to help you.

Can I move in early?

Yes, they can often arrange this. Please contact your property site directly to see if they have availability or alternatively login to the resident portal to see it is possible to book your room for an early move in.

Can I move out early?

You can move out whenever you are ready but the contract you have with Property is a Fixed Term Tenancy Agreement and you will still need to pay the full rent until the end of the agreement. The only way to release yourself from the Tenancy Agreement is to find a replacement tenant who will take on the full contractual obligations under the Tenancy Agreement. they will only permit you to do this in the period starting one month after your Tenancy Start Date and two months before your Tenancy End Date (“Permitted Period”).

Can I share my room with my partner?

They offer free dual occupancy across a limited number of our studios where both residents are students. You'll see the dual occupancy symbol next to the room number if it is available when you select the room via the floorplan. We'll ask for your partner's details during the booking stages. Both you and your partner must sign our tenancy agreement and have student status for the duration of the booking. If your partner is not a full time student as well then unfortunately they cannot live with us.

Can I smoke in my room?

No, all accommodation is non-smoking. You may smoke outside in designated smoking areas. Please do not smoke anywhere near other residents’ windows, as the unwelcome smell of smoke can drift into their rooms.

Can I store my stuff with you over the holidays?

Yes, they can arrange temporary storage for possessions you don’t want to take home with you. Just ask your Reception team for details. Alternatively, you can use the Pinglocker app for storage and relocation services they provide nationwide.

Can I sublet my room to someone else?

No. So please don’t try. If you do find yourself needing to move out for any reason, your site team can advise you on making arrangements to find a replacement tenant.

Can I swap my room?

It may be possible to swap or change your room once you have moved in, subject to availability. A room change fee will apply. To find out if it’s possible for you to change room, please speak to the accommodation manager at your site.

Do I have to be home by a certain time each night?

No, it’s up to you when you come in. If returning late at night, please respect your fellow residents and keep noise to a minimum between 11pm and 7am.

Do I need to clean my accommodation when I move out?

Yes, please make sure your accommodation is clean to avoid any cleaning charges. You can find a checklist  of things to take care of here. For our London residents, if you wish to save time you can use the Pinglocker app to arrange a room clean at an additional cost.

Do you have laundry facilities?

Yes, the vast majority of our sites have a laundry room where you can wash and dry your clothes. These are operated by an independent provider, Circuit Laundry or Miele. You will need to pay to use the machines via a top-up card or their mobile app. For our London residents, Pinglocker provides convenient collection & delivery service for dry cleaning and laundry at an additional cost. You can book these services through Student Sevices on the app – or you can visit PingLocker’s website.

Do you provide bedding?

No, so please bring your own sheets, duvet, pillows, towels etc when you move in – or you may prefer to buy them locally on arrival. Alternatively, you can order a bedding pack online from Pinglocker (along with many other useful items), and it'll be ready and waiting for you when you move in.

Does Property permit the use of drugs at its accommodation?

No, drugs are not permitted and prohibited items will be confiscated. The tenancy agreement gives Property the right to confiscate substances, including ‘legal highs’ without the consent of the resident.

How can I make a complaint?

Complaints can be made directly through the App or by sending an email to the site team or where the appropriate member of Property will seek to find a resolution. They try to resolve any complaints internally, but understand there may be times when this is not possible. Our complaints procedure is detailed here.

How do I get my post / mail?

Your post will be delivered to a lockable post box for your flat. Larger items or those that require a signature on delivery will be retained by Reception. You will be notified if Reception receive an item for you, and you should collect it as soon as possible.

How do I qualify to live at Property?

To qualify as a resident for Property you must confirm that you are a student at a higher education establishment in the UK.

How do I update my marketing preferences?

If you would like to hear from us by email, telephone or SMS please let us know by contacting Email with your preferred contact details.

How much does it cost to live at Property?

Prices vary according to the site and type of accommodation you need – please check the property page of your chosen site to see the current prices and any offers which may be running. Rent is payable in instalments throughout the year, and includes utility bills, contents insurance and free WiFi. Access to most facilities on your site, including gyms and cinemas where available, is included.

How will I get to know people at Property?

Sites are home to an international community of students, often studying at a variety of different institutions, and it’s this diversity which can make living with us such a rewarding experience. They organise regular social events where you can get to know your fellow residents. You will find posters on site telling you what’s coming up soon – or just ask at Reception.

In the event of a fire, how can I trust that my accommodation is safe?

The safety and security of our residents is our number one priority. All of our sites are fully compliant with current safety standards. Our accommodation has fire alarm systems in place as well as fire prevention equipment, and they carry out regular testing and evacuation drills. Our buildings are also regularly audited by external, independent consultants. Property has a full-time, highly qualified, Health and Safety team who visit sites regularly. they also use accredited national providers to service and maintain life safety systems. Additionally, all sites have staff present 24 hours a day, seven days a week. they are continually reviewing our programme of security, fire and safety standards. If you would like further information about our ongoing fire safety programme please read our fire safety update.

Is food and drink available on site?

Sites don’t have restaurants or cafeterias, but most sites provide vending machines where you can buy chocolate, crisps, drinks, ice cream and other snacks.

Is there internet access on site?

Yes, all our sites are equipped with WiFi, accessible throughout the building at no extra charge. This service is provided by our internet partners, ASK4. If you have any issues with connecting, you can find their contact details in the welcome pack you will receive on arrival.

There’s damage in the flat, will I be charged for it?

They know accidents can happen, but any intentional damage to property will result in costs being passed onto residents. The cost to remedy any damage to communal areas will result in equal charges if no one accepts responsibility. It’s best to be proactive to avoid any surprise charges for damages. Report any repairs or damage as soon as possible so they can fix it and discuss whether there will be any charges. You can log any repairs via the maintenance section of your resident portal, or on the app.

What can’t I bring?

Your resident handbook contains a list of prohibited items. This includes many items prohibited for fire safety reasons, such as candles, oil burners, gas appliances and fan heaters. Please see the full list below. If you need further guidance on whether an item is permitted or not, please ask your site team before you move in. No weapons or drugs (including ‘legal highs’) are permitted under any circumstances.

What do I need to bring?

You can see what’s included in your room on the room details page for your site. Among the things you will need, or may want, to bring are bedding, towels, toiletries, toilet paper, basic kitchen equipment, hangers, and a computer or laptop. They have compiled a checklist of things you may want to bring - or buy when you arrive.

What happens if I can’t afford my rent?

If you find yourself in financial difficulties, you should speak to your site team as soon possible. Likewise, if the dates your rent instalments are due do not align with the dates you receive your student loan, please let us know and they will try to come to a solution. All residents are required to register a guarantor, who will be ultimately responsible for your rent if you do not make payment. The guarantor will need to provide identification and sign a Guarantor’s Agreement, confirming they agree to act as your guarantor.

When are my instalments due?

Your rent is taken as four instalments spread out throughout the year to make the payments more manageable for you. Click below to find out more about our instalment structure.

Who can be my guarantor?

Your guarantor can be UK or International based, but must be aged 21 or over; not a full time student; or a current resident in an property. If you are unable to pay your rent and/or do not act in accordance with the terms of the your tenancy agreement, your guarantor will be under an obligation to pay any outstanding amounts.

Will my flat be cleaned?

No, that’s down to you and your flatmates. We’ll keep the common areas of the building, like the social spaces, reception and laundry, clean and tidy. Many residents put a rota together so each person in the flat does their bit to keep it clean. If you would prefer to get someone in to do it, you can book cleaning services through the app (provided by Pinglocker  at certain locations) at an additional cost.
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Student Accomodations in Glasgow

Glasgow Student Accommodation

Finding the ideal student accommodation Glasgow option 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 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 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, with excellent options like 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 student accommodation Glasgow options, but also Victorian and art nouveau architecture, and also 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 student 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. Student accommodation in Glasgow boasts properties that cater to various preferences, many of which are conveniently located near top educational institutions, ensuring that students are never far from their classes and campus resources. Here are some of the top options to explore:

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, apart from the rent for your Glasgow student accommodation, 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/ month

5. Sports & Leisure: £50 - £100/ month

Student Travel Glasgow

Ensuring that students have easy access to public transportation is a key factor when considering student accommodation Glasgow options. 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. Most student flats in Glasgow are also located near several train and tram stations, adding more convenience.

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

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. Some of the best universities in Glasgow include:

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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