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Potterrow is a stylish student accommodation, ideally located on 6-18, 22A Potterrow, in Edinburgh. The Potterrow student housing is very close to the University of Edinburgh. Potterrow perfectly places you for Edinburgh Waverly station, The Royal Mile and Princes Street. Potterrow is a perfect choice if you are looking for student accommodation. You can choose from a range of attractive shared apartments or brand new modern private studios, according to your requirements. If you want to have your own private space,  Studio apartments come with its private en-suite washroom and furnished mini-kitchen, spacious work area, ample storage area and comfortable double bed. Dual occupancy is also available. If you are looking to share a studio, there is no extra cost!  In a shared apartment, with all these facilities available, you will have a shared living room too where you and your friends chill after a long tiring day at University, And fully-fitted kitchen for you try those new recipes. It's perfect for a comfortable lifestyle within easy reach of everything you need. Students choosing to stay in Potterrow student housing will benefit from High-speed Wi-fi, contents insurance, secured deposits, cleaning service. Potterrow also provides social spaces for you to chill with your friends, and socialise with other residents, Quiet study area so that you can study, and complete all those assignments. Potterrow ensures that students keep the balance between their academic and social life. There are CCTV cameras and on-site team for you to have a secure and convenient stay.

Distance to

- The University of Edinburgh is 4 minutes walking distance.

- Arcadia University is approx. Four minutes walk from the property.

- It will take only 5 minutes to walk to reach Edinburgh Law School.

- Edinburgh Business school is only 4 minutes walk from Potterrow.

- Western General Hospital takes 17 minutes to drive from student housing.

- The Edinburgh Clinic is only 10 minutes drive away from the property.

- You can head to The Kweilin Potterrow If you will feel like having Chinese and Japanese cuisine.

- After a long day at the University, you can chill with your friends in The Argyle and Cellar Bar which opens till midnight and is approx. 1 km away from the property.

- It will take only 5 minutes for you to reach the Waverly train station

- The Royal Mile is less than 10 minutes walk, where you can enjoy shops, supermarkets and fantastic restaurants, allowing you to experience city living at its finest.

Apartment Facilities

Small Double Bed
Work Space
Shared Shower Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen/living spaces
USB wall socket
High Speed Broadband
All bills included

Community Facilities

Social Space
Quiet Study Area
Bike store
Dedicated On-site Team
Ping Locker
Social Events
Vending Machines
Contents Insurance
Secured Deposits
ANUK accreditation
Cleaning service


Bronze Shared Apartment£169/week/person
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from05-09-2020
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Take to their own well-designed bedroom, with its small double bed, study space and generous storage, plus shared use of the fully-fitted kitchen/living area and stylish bathroom.

Silver Shared Apartment£175/week/person
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from05-09-2020
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Choose Silver and be presented will all the same great fixtures and fittings of Bronze but now with an excellent choice of views either looking onto Potterrow or South College Street.

Gold Shared Apartment£181/week/person
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from05-09-2020
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Their penthouse level offers the best in top-floor study bedrooms complete with a small double bed, work station and generous storage, plus the shared living space, fully-fitted kitchens and bathroom.

Silver Studio£265/week/person
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from05-09-2020
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Same great feature as the Bronze, but with loads more space!

Bronze StudioSold Out£260/week/person
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from05-09-2020
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Brand new studios with small double bed, loads of storage, plenty of work space, en-suite shower and own private mini-kitchen!

Gold StudioSold Out£270/week/person
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from05-09-2020
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Their biggest studio with all the same great features. Why not share with other half, they don't charge extra on any of their studios for couples wanting to share!

Booking Details

You get 72-hours cool off period (Free cancellation period) to cancel your booking if you sign the tenancy agreement by 31st July. If you cancel within the 72-hours period, your booking fee is refunded.

If you make your booking on or after 1st August, you get a free cancellation period of 24-hours to cancel your booking and get a refund on your booking fees.

If you are a prospective first-year student and your offer at your university is withdrawn as a result of you not achieving the required grades, you may cancel your booking by demonstrating with a proof and get a refund on your booking fees.

If youd like to cancel in any other scenarios, you will be required to find a replacement tenant to take over your tenancy. Until a suitable replacement is found, you will be obligated to pay any dues as per the contracted agreement.

Payment Details

Booking Fees has to be paid to confirm the booking.

The booking fee is converted into a damage deposit at the start of the tenancy agreement.

Rent Payments:

Pay in Full before the tenancy start date, get a discount of 2%

Pay in 4 instalments.

Pay in monthly instalments, if one can demonstrate that he/she is in receipt of a monthly bursary.

Mode of Payment:

Pay using a debit card or a credit card (with 2% surcharge) online, over the phone or at the reception.

Or pay via Pay-to-Study for easy bank transfer.

Frequently Asked Questions

When can I move in?

A few weeks before arrival, you will be invited to book a move-in slot by your accommodation team.

What is the cancellation policy?

Book online until the end of 31st July, without seeing the accommodation first, and we run a 72-hour cooling-off period, allowing you to cancel your booking within 72 hours of paying your booking fee. Bookings made from 1st August for the forthcoming academic year have a 24-hour cooling off period. To cancel, email us.

Can we book as a group?

Of course.

How do I book?

It's easy - Just click on 'Book Now' button and come through to our online booking system. 

What deposit do I need?

To secure the room, you only need to make the booking until the cooling off period of 24 hours. Post that you can make the booking by paying the booking fee. The booking fee is non-refundable but the good thing is that you'll get it back if nothing's owing for damage or outstanding rent at the end of your tenancy. Deposits are fully secured by 'Tenancy Deposit Scheme' in England and Wales or the 'My Deposits' scheme in Scotland.

Can I have pets?

Sorry, pets of any shape and sizes are not allowed.

Do I need a TV license?

Whether we supply the TV or you bring your own or watching it through 4TV or BBC iPlayer, you'll need to have a valid TV licence unless we tell you we're covering it. 

Am I allowed to have guests over?

We're all grown ups here, so of course, occasional overnight guests are allowed. Please don't invite someone to live more than three consecutive nights through, and always check with your flatmates first that they're okay with extra house guests.

Will my student flat be cleaned?

Your student room and any shared areas within your apartment will be spotlessly cleaned when you arrive, and some of our tenancies include complimentary cleaning throughout your time with us.

Can I smoke inside my accommodation?

The property is smoke-free and this includes all types of E-cigarettes. Smoking is not allowed in any private and communal areas. Designated smoking areas can be found outside of the building.

How do I setup my internet connection?

You'll have a broadband, covering the whole building.

Are my possessions insured?

Rest assured that every single booking comes with free content insurance with Endsleigh Insurance. To upgrade your insurance, contact Endsleigh directly.

Is parking available for visitors?

It is located centrally, close to good public transport links and other facilities, so you should be able to get around easily without a car.

How do I collect my post?

The post can be delivered directly to your door by Royal Mail or collected from on-site post boxes. Larger parcel deliveries are accepted at the reception, but we accept no liability for losses or damages.

Is there laundry on the site?

Yes, so please don't bring any portable washing machines with you! There is on-site laundry.

Is there a charge for using Debit/Credit card?

International Students paying with a credit card or Non - EU debit card will have a 2% charge on the total amount being paid. However, there is no charge for payments using a UK or EU debit card.

Can I stay in my room over the summer holidays?

We will try and accommodate requests for summer student accommodation extensions when possible. 

Do I need to move out over the Christmas & Easter holidays?

No, your room is yours for the duration of your tenancy. You only need to move out of the room at the end of the agreement.

Will my room be inspected?

Your room/apartment will be fully inspected at least three times during your tenancy. During these inspections, we check for cleanliness, damage and for missing items.

At each inspection, you will be told if there is to be a charge for putting anything right. You will be invoiced immediately for recharges for the first two inspections and on the final inspection, a deduction will be made from your deposit.

The recharges for cleaning, damages and missing items can be found in the Tenancy Handbook.

What if my student loan is late?

If your student loan is late, contact the accommodation team at the property as they will be able to advise you.