Create lasting memories with friends
At Collegiate Ernest Place, you can book as a group to guarantee you get to live with your friends! So whether you each book private en-suite rooms in a 5 or 6 bed apartment, where you'll get to share a spacious shared kitchen and lounge, or book adjacent studios for extra comfort... Collegiate Ernest Place is the perfect option for university living in Durham as a group of friends.
What's more, our inspired social spaces are exclusively available to Collegiate Ernest Place residents, including the glass-walled Sky Lounge, roof terrace, relaxing sauna, onsite cinema, private gym and more... Whether you want to relax in style or enjoy nights of entertainment, we have everything you need so you can create memorable shared university experiences.
Welcome to luxury living…
This is Ernest Place, the finest student accommodation in Durham.
Set in the heart of Gilesgate, you’ll find Ernest Place just 10 minutes away from the city’s vibrant centre and the university’s Durham city location. Boasting deluxe features throughout, this exclusive complex of 5 and 6 bed apartments and studios will ensure your university experience is an unforgettable one.
Sleek living spaces and bold social areas – Ernest Place delivers sophisticated style with modern design. And with a secure entry system and out-of-hours emergency service, you’ll find an unrivalled student living experience in the heart of Durham.
A mark of distinction…
With design that turns heads, our prestigious student accommodation in Durham is created for the most discerning students only. Modern furnishings and bespoke fittings meet textured wall coverings and colourful artworks. The result? Effortlessly cool living.
Get to work in our contemporary study areas. Unwind and stream the latest shows on your own 32” flatscreen TV. Drift away in a luxurious bedroom – complete with double bed and en-suite shower room. A brand new build inside and out, Ernest Place is reserved for those who accept only the best.
Whether it’s productivity-enhancing study spaces and a state-of-the-art gym to keep you looking and feeling your best, or elegant dinner parties with city views and intimate film nights in our private cinema, Ernest Place’s unique features elevate your life at university – on every level. Take a look at Ernest Place’s highlights…
Fluid living spaces with a light and airy feel. Fully-equipped kitchens to bring out your inner chef. Modern study stations that give you focus. From our 6 Bed Apartments to our Premier Studio, Ernest Place’s premium studios are the perfect way to enrich your life at work and play.
With our student accommodation in Durham, the city – and all it has to offer – is just moments away. Browse exclusive boutiques. Sip a cocktail or two in one of its bustling bars. Or escape the noise and head to the picturesque Botanic Garden, set in 10 hectares of sprawling woodland.
Close to the university’s Durham City location, Ernest Place is the perfect home to help you discover this historic city’s secrets.