Student Life in Glasgow

Eating out

Being the largest city in Scotland, you won’t be stuck finding a bite to eat in Glasgow. Merchant City is a great destination for fine dining with your friends, whether you’re looking for Al la carte, charming pubs or Scottish authentic dishes.

Glasgow’s West End is another hot spot for eating out; bursting with a whole range of restaurants and pubs. Take a trip down Aston Lane for some of the best eateries in the city.

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Buchanan Galleries

Buchanan Galleries shopping centre is in the heart of Glasgow’s City Centre. Home to 90 of the biggest retail outlets including Hollister, Mango and River Island; you won't have to worry about finding your next outfit. There's more than just fashion here though so prepare to lose a day if you wander down...

St Enoch Centre

St Enoch Centre is another city shopping dream, home to a range of department stores, leading high street brands and stylish boutiques. Make another day of it with your friends, you can eat, drink and shop all in the same place here.


Glasgow has a variety of venues on offer to suit all tastes, from basement clubs to converted churches, river boat-bars to stylish wineries; you won't want to go home. Keep an eye out for some of the most famous hot spots - The Sub Club, The Flying Duck, Boho and the Brel.

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Top places to visit

Glasgow Science Centre

This 5-star visitor attraction located on the south bank of the River Clyde, offers great fun and hands-on science entertainment. Home to the Science Mall, IMAX cinema and the Glasgow Tower. Find out more about the Glasgow Science Centre.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

This much-loved museum has an astonishing 8000 objects displayed in 22 state-of-the-art galleries, including sculptures, European armour, weapons and much more. A visit to this museum is an ideal trip for you and your flatmates to enjoy in your spare time. Find out more about the Kelvingrove Art Gallery.

Student accommodation in Glasgow

To help you make the most of all that this vibrant city has to offer, our six properties are ideally placed across the heart of Glasgow. Our student rooms are all within walking distance of the main University of Glasgow campus, as well as being surrounded by various bars and restaurants. The city centre is easily accessible on foot where you’ll find Glasgow Central, Buchanan Galleries shopping centre, art galleries and even more eateries and nightlife. Find out more about our student accommodation in Glasgow and book a room today.