The Electra


2 minute walk to University of Liverpool campus


The Electra brings a touch of luxury to student accommodation in Liverpool. It combines beautifully designed studio apartments with the latest technology and security features, as well as offering lively social spaces that let you make the most of your university experience.

Ideally located, minutes away from the University of Liverpool, you can stroll to lectures, or study in the Sydney Jones Library in just 5 minutes.

The Electra is opposite to Philharmonic Hall, home to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra where you could one day be performing if you are a student of the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts.

Each studio apartment has plenty of living space and great storage. You’ll find your own contemporary fitted kitchen and stylish en-suite comes with everything you might need. And when you want to unwind, why not spend time with friends in The Electra lounge or enjoy some peace and quiet in the study area.

If you don’t want to cook dinner in your own kitchen, then there are many great cafes, restaurants and bars right on your doorstep.

A new standard is set with our new Liverpool student flats, experience luxury living at an affordable price, right in the pool of life. Why don’t you take a look at where we are?

Looking for an alternative option? Check out The Arch, Liverpool.

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Room types

  • Studio Apartments

    Our range of studios offer students their own contemporary fitted kitchen and en-suite shower room.

    Studio Apartments

    • An en-suite studio apartment at The Electra offers stylish, modern student accommodation that has been designed with your needs in mind. A studio gives you your own personal living space and includes a fitted kitchen and private en-suite bath or shower room.

      There is plenty of room to study and free wireless internet to get you online fast. You’ll also find ample storage space within the purpose designed fitted furniture. Relax on your large comfy bed or cosy armchair and watch your own Smart TV complete with Bluetooth technology. Everything you need is here, including a fridge freezer, microwave, kettle and toaster. In fact, all you’ll need to add to make the space feel like your own is your choice of towels, bedding and kitchen utensils.

      Liverpool’s The Electra has 90 student apartments with studio sizes available across Silver, Gold and Platinum levels.

    • For 2019/20  Payment plans Click Here.

      Term (weeks)Rent per WeekPay in Full Rent per WeekPay in Full Total Rent (£)
       Silver51£173.00£170.41£8,690.66BOOK NOW
      Gold51£183.00£180.26£9,193.01BOOK NOW
      Platinum51£208.00£204.88£10,448.88BOOK NOW



    • Silver – The studio offers an average 20.55m2

      Gold – Within the average 25.3m2 space ensures penty of study and living space.

      Platinum – This is spacious student living at it’s best at an average 32.3m2.

Whats it like


Rachel describes the booking process at Downing Students.


Junjie tells us about his studio at The Electra.


  • Bills Included

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

  • Free 70Mb WiFi

    Get superfast, 70Mbps internet connection speeds throughout the building.

  • 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.

  • On-site laundry

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

  • Smart TV

    Relax in front of your own personal Smart TV with Bluetooth technology.

  • Cycle storage

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

  • Games Room

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

  • Lounge

    A great social space for you to relax and make new friends.

  • Distance to Liverpool Universities

    Liverpool John Moore’s University
    Less than 10 minutes

    University of Liverpool
    Less than 10 minutes

  • Big Beds

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

How Much?

Studio Apartments

For 2019/20  Payment plans Click Here.

Term (weeks)Rent per WeekPay in Full Rent per WeekPay in Full Total Rent (£)
 Silver51£173.00£170.41£8,690.66BOOK NOW
Gold51£183.00£180.26£9,193.01BOOK NOW
Platinum51£208.00£204.88£10,448.88BOOK NOW



Frequently asked questions

Still have more questions? Why not see if you can find the answer to your query by taking a look at our Frequently Asked Questions page.


  • Book now

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

  • Arrange a viewing

    If you are in the city why not come along and have a look.

  • Check Availability

    If you’re tempted by the Downing Students lifestyle, check the availability of your chosen property here.

Alternative Options

The Arch

Nelson St, Liverpool, Merseyside
L1 5DR

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