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UNITE Blackfriars

By Scampbell 01 Dec 2021

Located in Glasgow's trendy Merchant City, Blackfriars features excellent en-suite accommodation just minutes away from the City Centre attractions, transports links, shops and amenities.

Managed by our trusted accommodation partners Unite, Blackfriars features self-contained cluster flats for four to six persons housed within blocks leased by the University of Glasgow for University of Glasgow students. All rooms at Blackfriars are furnished with a 3/4-sized bed with underbed storage, desk area complete with bookshelves, chair and wardrobe; and have access to well equipped kitchen with cooker, hob, fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle and toaster.

Key Points

  • Site managed by Unite with all processing of applications and allocations handled by the University of Glasgow thereby retaining its role as landlord to student residents. The University of Glasgow continues to be responsible for student welfare and the collection of rent.
  • Single en suite bedrooms (£130.06 per week )
  • Fees include: utilities; Wi-Fi internet access; personal possessions' insurance; membership of UofGSport;
  • Bedding and bed linen included (consisting of a 10.5 tog duvet, 2 pillows, fitted bedsheet, 2 pillowcases and a duvet cover);
  • Kitchen pack included (consisting of cereal bowl, dinner plate, side plate, mug, clear glass tumbler, knife, fork, dessert spoon and teaspoon);
  • Small kitchen equipment includes tin opener, corkscrew, slotted flat turner, slotted spoon, vegetable peeler, wooden spoon, kitchen scissors, non-stick lidded saucepan set, non-stick frying pan, chopping board, kitchen knife and utility knife;
  • On-site laundry facilities;
  • Common area with table tennis table, pool table and outdoor seating space with decking;
  • Bike store;
  • Study space


Blackfriars Classic En-suite Room
Blackfriars Kitchen
Blackfriars Common Room

For more images of Blackfriars please see our Flickr album. For more info on Blackfriars you can also check out our Residence Profile on the Accommodation website.