West View

Overview

Following the huge success of West Village, Downing Students can now offer even more student accommodation in Glasgow.  Just a very short walk away from West Village, West View is purpose built and brand new for 2018.

Just when you thought our student housing couldn’t get any better, you can now choose a brand new student apartment which sets even higher standards for students in Glasgow.

Just like West Village, West View is conveniently located only five minutes’ walk from the University of Glasgow and fifteen minutes by Metro to the University of Strathclyde and Glasgow Caledonian University.

With all the amenities that you can expect from a student housing company that really cares about you and what you need to get the best from your student experience, West View offers first class accommodation with a great choice of luxurious apartments.  Whether you are looking for your own en-suite bedroom in a shared student flat for 5 or 6 people or your own space in a choice of fully self-contained studios, you can study in style and find your perfect home from home.

You will receive a warm welcome to our community and can take full advantage of West View’s plush social space and regular events to make friends.  Work out in the gym or chill out in the Cinema Room, beat your friends at table tennis!

Security is a priority, we have secure entry systems to keep you safe and we are on site 24/7 to take care of you.  With years of experience, you can trust our friendly management team who is waiting to welcome you to West View.  Book Now!

Room types

  • Shared apartments

    Enjoy your own en-suite bedroom while sharing the modern fitted kitchen and lounge with flat-mates.

    Shared apartments

    • In our shared student flats for 5 or 6 people , you can choose a Standard or Premium en-suites.  The purpose designed student accommodation includes a fitted kitchen with cooker, fridge freezer and microwave, and comfortable lounge area with flat screen TV that lets you spend time relaxing with your flat mates. And superfast wireless broadband throughout the flat means you can study wherever you like. Your en-suite room includes plenty of workspace and storage, plus a large comfy bed and stylishly designed bath or shower room. The only things you need to add to make the space feel like your own are your choice of towels, bedding and kitchen utensils.

    • Click here for 2018/19 payment plans

       

      Room Type Term (weeks) Rent per week (£)  Total Rent (£)
      Standard En-suite 44 £141.44 £6,223.19
      Standard En-suite 51 £136.97 £6,985.68
      Standard Plus 51 £142.88 £7,287.09
      Premium 51 £156.67 £7,990.38
      Premium Plus 51 £159.63 £8,141.08

      *inclusive of a 1.5% payment in full discount

  • Studio apartments

    A studio apartment at West View gives you your own personal space where you can study, cook and relax in style.

    Studio apartments

    • A studio gives you your own personal living space and includes a contemporary fitted kitchen with all the integrated appliances you’ll need such as a microwave, hob, toaster and kettle. You’ll also enjoy using the Smart TV letting you enjoy your favourite programmes instantly with our super fast Wi-Fi.

    • Click here for 2018/19 payment plans

       

      Room Type Term (weeks) Rent per week (£)  Total Rent (£)
      Silver 51 £166.52 £8,492.73
      Gold 51 £181.30 £9,246.25
      Platinum 51 £203.95 £10,401.66

      *inclusive of a 1.5% payment in full discount

    • Silver Studio – Our spacious self-contained Silver Studios with an average size of 20.5 sq m feature a comfortable double bed, built in desk and desk chair, fitted kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave, and fridge/freezer. Plenty of storage and wardrobe space, your own high quality bathroom and Smart TV.

      Gold Studio –An average floor plan of 24.6 sq m, each studio features a comfortable double bed, built in desk and desk chair, fitted kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave, and fridge/freezer. Plenty of storage and wardrobe space, your own high quality bathroom and Smart TV.

      Platinum Studio – The largest of all our studios with an average size of 26.2 sq m , perfect for those wanting extra space. Each studio features a comfortable double bed, built in desk and desk chair, fitted kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave, and fridge/freezer. Plenty of storage and wardrobe space, your own high quality large bathroom with shower and a bath. Our Platinum studios are perfect for single or double occupancy.

Features

  • Big Beds

    Enjoy a good night’s sleep in a large, comfortable bed.

  • Bills Included

    No unexpected costs – rent covers water, light and heat.

  • CCTV security

    Secure entry systems, CCTV and a well trained team offering support 24/7.

  • Contents Insurance

    Insurance on your belongings comes included with your rent.

  • Cycle storage

    Keep your bike safe and secure with our onsite storage facility.

  • Distance to Glasgow Universities

    University of Glasgow
    5 minutes

    University of Strathclyde
    15 minutes (Metro)

    Glasgow Caledonian University
    15 minutes (Metro)

  • En-Suite Studios

    All rooms offer the added privacy of en-suite bath or shower rooms.

  • Flatscreen TV

    Relax with friends in front of the latest flatscreen TV technology.

  • Free WiFi

    Get superfast, 60Mbps internet connection speeds throughout the building.

  • Games Room

    Spend spare time unwinding with friends – play games, watch a movie and more.

  • On-site laundry

    Find the day-to-day facilities you need housed within the building.

  • Gym

    Free access to our on-site gym.

Location

Castlebank Street, Glasgow, G11 6DN

How Much?

Shared apartments

Click here for 2018/19 payment plans

 

Room Type Term (weeks) Rent per week (£)  Total Rent (£)
Standard En-suite 44 £141.44 £6,223.19
Standard En-suite 51 £136.97 £6,985.68
Standard Plus 51 £142.88 £7,287.09
Premium 51 £156.67 £7,990.38
Premium Plus 51 £159.63 £8,141.08

*inclusive of a 1.5% payment in full discount

Studio apartments

Click here for 2018/19 payment plans

 

Room Type Term (weeks) Rent per week (£)  Total Rent (£)
Silver 51 £166.52 £8,492.73
Gold 51 £181.30 £9,246.25
Platinum 51 £203.95 £10,401.66

*inclusive of a 1.5% payment in full discount

Booking

  • Book now

    Once you have decided on the perfect room for you, it’s quick and easy to make your booking online.

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