student accommodation in salford

about salford

The City of Salford is a borough of Greater Manchester and covers a large area including Eccles, Swinton and Pendlebury, Walkden, and Irlam. It sits directly adjacent to Manchester City centre and is within walking distance of local shops and transport links that the city has to offer. Salford has a population of 218,000 with over 19,000 students attending the University of Salford each year. With alumni such as Ben Kingsley, Peter Kay and L.S Lowry it’s understandable that the University has a growing reputation as a leading UK institution.

facts

  • ‘The Smiths’ legendary album cover was shot at Salford Lads Club, which continues to attract visitors from all over the world.
  • MediaCityUKis in Salford and is an unrivalled creative, leisure and digital destination and home to BBC North, ITV, Coronation Street and the BBC Philharmonic.
  • The largest public collection of LS Lowry works is situated at The Lowry in Salford Quays.
  • Between 1952 and 1974 over 16 million tons of cargo and 5000 ships entered the Ship Canal annually
  • Salford City Football Club is owned by Manchester United giants Paul Scholes, Gary Neville and Phil Neville.

 

 

our villages

Peel Park Quarter (on-campus)

Located on The University of Salford’s campus, Peel Park Quarter opened in September 2015. It offers modern and private en-suite bedrooms each with a small double bed. On-site facilities include a cinema room, gym, study areas, as well as multiple social areas and a games room.

Rent is inclusive of Wi-Fi, contents insurance and all utility bills. Peel Park Quarter also offers onsite maintenance teams, 24 hour security and a social events programme throughout the year.

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Bramall Court

Bramall Court offers two, three and four bedroom flats for undergraduate and postgraduate students. It’s a 15 minute walk from Manchester City Centre and 15 minutes to the main campus.

The rooms are fully furnished with free Wi-Fi, free personal contents insurance from Endsleigh Insurance and all inclusive rates. A social room on the ground floor provides a space for residents to get together and has a pool table and vending machines.

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John Lester & Eddie Colman Courts

John Lester & Eddie Colman Court are just five minutes’ walk to the main university campus and under half an hour bus ride from the University of Manchester and city centre, so you can get wherever you need to be quickly. Salford Shopping Centre, and a 24-hour supermarket are close-by plus there is an on-site social lounge with pool table and gaming area and a fully equipped on-site gym. There is even an outdoor basketball court. All your bills are included and there is 24/7 security for queries and emergencies.

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