Prestige Collection

When only the best will do…

Our premium student accommodation in Durham delivers everything you need (and didn’t realise you needed), ensuring your university experience is enriched with the finer things in life. Find inspiration in our group and individual study rooms. Get some downtime with a couple of rounds of table football in our club lounge. Unwind and feel the stress float away with the steam in our sauna. At Ernest Place, everything has been designed down to the smallest detail – and finished to exacting standards.

Private <strong>fitness centre</strong> and <strong>sauna</strong>

Private fitness centre and sauna

High-end weights and state-of-the-art cardiovascular machines – all housed in the luxury of a spacious gym that’s only steps away from your studio suite. Work out alone, or work out with friends in our private fitness room and finish with a tension-relieving session in the sauna. Looking and feeling good just got easier.

Residents’ <strong>club lounge</strong>

Residents’ club lounge

Relax in your very own, beautifully designed private club lounge after a day of lectures and seminars. Table football, dedicated chill out zones and a fully integrated SONOS sound system will help you de-stress and maintain that all-important work/life balance.

Private <strong>dinner party</strong> room

Private dinner party room

Whether you want to showcase your culinary skills or sample Durham’s latest gastronomic delights at home, the private dinner party room provides stylish surroundings for a sophisticated evening with friends. With a fully functioning bar, SONOS sound system and a table to fit all your friends, this is certainly the place to spend your evenings. French doors are the perfect excuse to transform the space and make evenings last longer with enjoy post-dinner drinks.

<strong>Concierge</strong> service

Concierge service

We get safety. Which is why Ernest Place offers a concierge service, CCTV cameras and a handy fob entry system across all studios. It’s all part of our commitment to providing proper peace of mind.

Glass-walled <strong>Sky Lounge</strong>

Glass-walled Sky Lounge

A post-lecture G&T or a pre-dinner tipple with your flatmates, Ernest Place’s stunning glass-walled Sky Lounge with Bring Your Own bar, is the perfect place to toast Durham’s city views from up high.

Private <strong>cinema</strong>

Private cinema

Whether it’s the latest box-office hit, an arthouse film, binge-worthy TV shows or an epic sporting event, the cutting edge audio/visual equipment in our private cinema has you covered. All you have to do is get your friends and the popcorn together.



Yes, you read that right – A Sauna! Steam away uni stress, unwind after a work out, or simply savour the moment. Our on-site sauna puts relaxation in easy reach. The very best of luxury student living.

<strong>Study zones</strong>

Study zones

We’ve specifically designed our study zones to stimulate both productive solo study and collaborative working sessions.

High speed <strong>broadband</strong> and <strong>Wi-Fi</strong>

High speed broadband and Wi-Fi

You won’t have any Wi-Fi issues at Ernest Place, thanks to our ultra fast broadband, 24 hours a day. Wired, Ethernet connections are also available direct to your room for extra speed.

<strong>Laundry</strong> room

Laundry room

Make quick work of laundry with the washers and driers in our secure, on-site laundry room. You can even make the most of the state of the art machines by checking online if your wash has finished!.

<strong>Electronic fob entry</strong> and <strong>CCTV</strong>

Electronic fob entry and CCTV

Live, work and play in complete confidence. Ernest Place has CCTV cameras, and access via electronic fob only, so you can rest easy and focus on the important things.

Secure <strong>bike storage</strong> & exclusive <strong>shuttle bus</strong>

Secure bike storage & exclusive shuttle bus

Cycling in Durham is a breeze. If you’re planning on bringing your bike to uni, our secure bike storage keeps your cycle locked up and safe 24 hours a day.

Alternatively, there is a shuttle bus, which runs regularly between Ernest Place and the rest of Durham.

Disclaimer: Images of the accommodation including the interior furnishing are provided for illustrative purposes only and the actual accommodation and finish you receive may differ from the image displayed on our website.

Terms & Conditions for £325 Cash Back Offer: For every student that books a 51 week tenancy, they will receive £325.00 cash back on 6 bed en-suites only. The cash back offer will be paid once the student has paid their second instalment; this is effectively in January. To take advantage of this booking, please enter this into the preference section - £325.00 Cash Back Offer. Collegiate have also noted the date we have ran this offer so we will be able to pick up on who is eligible.

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