Our student accommodation in Edinburgh offer students a range of affordable and stylish living options covering all budgets and requirements. With a reputation second to none, Homes for Students' presence in this historic and wonderful city is growing and we're proud to welcome a new property for 2018/19, the luxurious Goods Corner, which offers stylish student studios at very competitive prices close to Edindburgh's Kings Buildings Campus.
Undoubtedly one of the most popular university cities in the UK and beyond, Edinburgh boasts an array of culture, history and nightlife hot spots. There is always something to do for students who are studying in the city, from checking out the world-famous castle and cathedrals to sampling the iconic Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Students flock to stay in Edinburgh every year because this beautiful city is brimming with fun activities, breath-taking sights and an amazing nightlife made possible by the friendly natives. Arguably the most popular attraction in the country, Edinburgh Castle sits on top of an extinct volcano and delivers unbelievable views. It is home to Scotland’s Crown Jewels no less, as well as the National War Museum. A popular local landmark, Arthurs Seat is an ancient volcano, with a short hike to the top you'll get great 360° views of the city.
As well as being able to walk to the University of Edinburgh, there are fantastic transport links conveniently located close to our student accommodation help you to get around the area. A £13 million extension to Fort Kinnaird has created a seven-screen cinema, countless food and drink outlets and many high-street retail chains. If you fancy dancing the night away, The Liquid Room is a long-established venue, while Whistle Binkies is ideal for live music.
If outdoors is your thing; both our Edinburgh properties have great outdoors to explore from. Beaverbank is a short stroll away from the Royal Botanic Garden of Edinburgh, Inverleith Park and Calton Hill. Goodscorner has the beautiful Blackford Hill in walking distance as well as Inch Park on their door step.
A short bus journey from the city centre and you can enjoy Portobello Beach, a seaside award-winning beach, host to a number of popular events. Scattered with several bars and cafes, you can have a great day out. If you want more, a walk into the high street and you'll find gift shops and restaurants.
Our friendly property teams would love to be of assistance and will happily share their favourites places to visit; ensuring you get the best out of your time studying in Edinburgh.